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Martin Glenn: FA chief executive to leave at end of the season

Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn will step down at the end of the 2018-19 season after three and a half years in the role. The FA said he was leaving having “delivered much of what he came to do”. In a statement the FA credited him with creating the “culture around St George’s Park and the England teams which ...

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Chelsea 2-0 Manchester City: Champions lose in league for first time this season

N’Golo Kante’s second goal of the season gave Chelsea the lead Manchester City were “fantastic” despite suffering a first Premier League defeat of the season at Chelsea, said manager Pep Guardiola. Chelsea bounced back from the disappointment of losing at Wolves in midweek to end City’s 21-game unbeaten league run stretching back to April, and a sequence of 14 unbeaten ...

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‘No Safe Blow to the Head’: Why One Season of Childhood Football Likely Means Irreversible Brain Damage

While Americans shudder at the shocking rate of substance abuse-related deaths accompanied by the surge in suicides, to the point that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the average life expectancy is diminishing, people are wondering why so many are engaging in this self-destructive behavior.  Although the answer is likely multi-faceted, one often overlooked contributing factor to ...

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Amazon’s holiday season sales outlook misses views; shares sink

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) forecast holiday season sales and profit that missed Wall Street targets on Thursday, projecting revenue growth that would be the slowest in years, sending shares of the world’s largest online retailer down 8 percent in after-hours trade. Amazon’s third-quarter sales lagged estimates as well. Analysts said international results were disappointing and online competition was increasing. ...

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Amazon projects holiday season sales below Wall St targets

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Thursday forecast holiday season sales that disappointed Wall Street, attributing what would be its lowest growth in years more to accounting issues than to any slowdown in business for the world’s largest online retailer. A logo of the Amazon fulfillment is seen outside the Amazon fulfillment center in Kent, Washington, U.S., October 24, 2018. ...

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Target expands delivery, pickup options ahead of U.S. holiday season

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Target Corp, aiming to one-up retail rivals during the upcoming U.S. holiday shopping season, said on Tuesday it was adding more delivery and pickup options for online shoppers to have items shipped to their homes or ready for quick pick-up at a local store. A women enters Target after it opened on the Thanksgiving Day holiday ...

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