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Theresa May to dine with EU chiefs amid Brexit 'deadlock'

Theresa May is to travel to Brussels later for a dinner with EU leaders in a bid to end a stalemate over Brexit. The meeting, with chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, comes days after the pair said talks were in “deadlock”. Brexit Secretary David Davis will join Mrs May for the meeting, ahead of this week’s summit of EU leaders. On Sunday, the PM phoned German chancellor Angela Merkel in a further attempt to break the impasse. Downing Street said Mrs May and Mrs Merkel agreed ...

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Redskins WR Pryor: Chiefs fan wielded N-word

3:26 AM ET Washington Redskins receiver Terrelle Pryor said via Instagram that he was called the N-word by a Chiefs fan, prompting him to use obscenities as he exited the field through the tunnel after Monday night’s game in Kansas City. The postgame exchange was caught on video and replayed on TMZ.com, though mostly what is heard is someone shouting “f— you.” Pryor returned the shouts using similar language and flipped his middle finger toward the fan. He then started at the person, raising his helmet, only to be restrained ...

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Hunt is the X factor the Chiefs have been waiting for

3:00 AM ET KANSAS CITY — You can win a championship with Alex Smith, but Alex Smith is not going to win you a championship. Yes, there is a difference. A big one. An athlete first and a quarterback second, Smith proved Monday night that, at 33 years old, he still has plenty of life in his arm and in his legs. As he was establishing the Kansas City Chiefs as pro football’s best team in a 29-20 comeback victory over Washington, Smith showed the toughness and wisdom shaped by ...

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Chiefs win in dramatic fashion to stay NFL's lone unbeaten team

12:02 AM ET KANSAS CITY, Mo. — About 10 minutes into Monday night’s game the Kansas City Chiefs looked like they were toast. Nothing was working on either side of the ball and they were poised to fall behind by two touchdowns to Washington at Arrowhead Stadium. They came to life not a minute too late and showed why they’re the NFL’s last remaining undefeated team at 4-0 by holding Washington to a field goal on that drive and then winning 29-20 in the final moments on rookie kicker Harrison ...

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All things are possible for the Chiefs after victory over Patriots

2:33 AM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Kansas City Chiefs are out of excuses if they don’t maintain inside position for the AFC’s Super Bowl berth. For a team that for several seasons has been on the cusp but not quite elite, that’s a decidedly comfortable place to be. The Chiefs took the mantle as the AFC favorite from the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots by winning at Gillette Stadium 42-27 on Thursday night. The Chiefs accomplished the improbable by getting two elements that seemed most unlikely leading ...

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The worst is yet to come for the NHS – hospital chiefs

The NHS in England may suffer its worst winter in recent history if it does not receive an emergency bailout, hospital chiefs are warning. They say the cash is needed to pay for extra staff and beds because attempts to improve NHS finances have failed. The government has given councils an extra £1bn for social care services, to help relieve the pressure on hospitals. But the latest figures show A&E waits and bed shortages remain “stubbornly” bad, according to NHS Providers. The group, which represents NHS chief executives, is calling ...

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Vet LB Hali asks: Do Chiefs need me anymore?

5:46 PM ET KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali went on a Twitter rant Saturday, wondering why he played only seven snaps in last season’s AFC divisional round playoff loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Hali also played a limited amount of snaps in a Week 4 regular-season loss to the Steelers. watching both Steelers game from sideline and playing 15 and 7 in the last game I’m still lost. Am I needed in KC anymore? — Tamba Hali (@TambaHali91) July 22, 2017 Saturday’s rant was uncharacteristic for Hali, ...

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Champion Pats host Chiefs to open '17 season

10:44 PM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will open the 2017 NFL season at home against the Kansas City Chiefs, on Thursday, Sept. 7. The matchup was one of the highlights as the league officially released the entire schedule of games Thursday night. Other Week 1 matchups include: The NFL had previously said that the Patriots and Raiders would be playing in Mexico City this season but hadn’t announced a date. The game will be played on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 4:25 p.m. ...

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Chiefs TE Kelce rips ref over failed 2-point try

1:42 AM ET KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tight end Travis Kelce wasn’t shy in his criticism of referee Carl Cheffers for the holding penalty on tackle Eric Fisher that cost the Chiefs what would have been the tying two-point conversion late in their 18-16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night. “Referee No. 51 shouldn’t even be able to wear a zebra jersey ever again,” Kelce said. “He shouldn’t even be able to work at f—ing Foot Locker.” Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith agreed with Kelce, using milder tones. “I’ve ...

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