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      MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City rounds goalkeeper Adrian of West Ham United to score his second goal and his team's third during the Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on August 28, 2016 in Manchester, England.  (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

      Man City goes top after pounding the Hammers

      Manchester City has joined rivals Manchester United and Chelsea at the top of the English Premiership as it collected maximum points against West Ham United in the Sunday fixture.
      SANTA CLARA, CA - AUGUST 26:  Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers in the first half of their preseason football game at Levi's Stadium on August 26, 2016 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

      NFL star sits in protest during national anthem

      By Euan McKirdy, CNN
      San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat in protest during the national anthem for a pre-season game, saying he would not honor a song nor "show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color."
      SOCHI, RUSSIA - OCTOBER 11:  President of Russia, Vladimir Putin stands on the podium after the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on October 11, 2015 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

      Russia's Paralympics ban angers president Putin

      The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has brought humiliation on itself by opting to ban Russia from participating in the 2016 Paralympic Games, according to the country's president Vladimir Putin.