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  1. J.J. Watt's Hurricane Harvey relief fund closes with over $37 million raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | USA Today

    J.J. Watt's YouCaring campaign for the victims of Hurricane Harvey has been closed by the Texans star, but not before raising over $37 million. J.J. Watt's Hurricane Harvey relief fund closes with over $37 million raised J.J. Watt's YouCaring campaign for the victims of Hurricane Harvey has been closed by the Texans star, but not before raising over $37 million.

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  2. In Hurricane Irma's wake, 3 takeaways on the costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | USA Today

    Give anti-government rhetoric a rest. Don't lose sight of the crisis in the Caribbean islands.

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  3. Hurricane Harvey relief fund started by J.J. Watt hits $30 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | USA Today

    The campaign has long since surpassed crowdfunding records, according to YouCaring, and stands 150 times higher than Watt's original goal. Hurricane Harvey relief fund started by J.J. Watt hits $30 million The campaign has long since surpassed crowdfunding records, according to YouCaring, and stands 150 times higher than Watt's original goal.

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  4. Buccaneers-Dolphins game won't be held Sunday in South Florida amid Hurricane Irma concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | USA Today

    Buccaneers-Dolphins game won't be held Sunday in South Florida amid Hurricane Irma concerns The NFL is still looking into possibilities for when and where to hold the game. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2gE0wSO SportsPulse: Athletes, past and present, have come together in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to help generate millions of dollars for those affected and recovering from the devastating storm.

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  5. Hurricane Harvey relief fund started by J.J. Watt hits $20 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | USA Today

    YouCaring reports that the relief fund started by the Houston Texans star has hit $20 million - 100 times higher than Watt's original goal. Hurricane Harvey relief fund started by J.J. Watt hits $20 million YouCaring reports that the relief fund started by the Houston Texans star has hit $20 million - 100 times higher than Watt's original goal.

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  6. Houston Rockets owner Les Alexander to sell team for record $2.2 billion to Tilman FertittaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | USA Today

    Houston Rockets owner Les Alexander to sell team for record $2.2 billion to Tilman Fertitta It didn't take long for Rockets owner Les Alexander to find a buyer. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2gCuIO1 Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has agreed to sell the team for a record $2.2 billion to restaurant and casino billionaire Tilman Fertitta, two people with knowledge of the deal told USA TODAY Sports.

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  7. NFL considers moving Dolphins opener against Buccaneers due to IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | USA Today

    AP: NFL considers moving Dolphins opener against Buccaneers due to Irma AP: NFL considering whether to change kickoff to different day or play game at different site Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2ey8gFb The NFL is considering moving the game between the Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers because of Hurricane Irma, according to a report from the Associated Press. MIAMI - For the Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the season might begin sooner than expected, thanks to Hurricane Irma.

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  8. Houston Texans players touched by interaction with Harvey's heroes, victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | USA Today

    Houston Texans players touched by interaction with Harvey's heroes, victims WR DeAndre Hopkins among those who relayed his first-hand experiences after meeting with Houston's citizens. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2gzxbIY Amid talk of his brand new contract extension, injured thumb and the upcoming regular-season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Hopkins, the Houston Texans' Pro Bowl receiver, relayed a story he heard Sunday.

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  9. J.J. Watt's Hurricane Harvey fundraising effort climbs past $14 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | USA Today

    J.J. Watt's fundraising for Hurricane Harvey victims keeps exceeding expectations with more than $14 million in total donations. J.J. Watt's Hurricane Harvey fundraising effort climbs past $14 million J.J. Watt's fundraising for Hurricane Harvey victims keeps exceeding expectations with more than $14 million in total donations.

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  10. Dallas Cowboys to hold telethon at Thursday practice for Harvey reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | USA Today

    Dallas Cowboys to hold telethon at Thursday practice for Harvey relief Team will practice at AT&T Stadium will soliciting donations from fans to help those impacted by storm. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2xOjkW9 J.J. Watt, defensive end for the Houston Texans, has raised his disaster relief goal to $5 million as donations continue to pour in for what began as a modest fundraising campaign in the wake of devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

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  11. NHL and NHLPA donate $200K for Hurricane Harvey relief effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | USA Today

    NHL and NHLPA donate $200K for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts The NHL and NHLPA have sent their donation to the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2wTJhqU The NHL and the NHL Players' Association announced Wednesday a donation of $200,000 to the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity for the relief efforts as Houston recovers from Hurricane Harvey.

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  12. Hurricane Harvey's lesson? Texans, Americans are fundamentally good: VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | USA Today

    I was grateful to my soul, just as thousands of Houston's evacuees felt when their rescuers and helpers arrived. Hurricane Harvey's lesson? Texans, Americans are fundamentally good: Voices I was grateful to my soul, just as thousands of Houston's evacuees felt when their rescuers and helpers arrived.

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  13. Harvey leaves thousands of cruisers, crew out to seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | USA Today

    The ships packing nearly 12,000 guests and roughly 3,500 crew members combined are delaying returns to the Port of Galveston. Harvey leaves thousands of cruisers, crew out to sea The ships packing nearly 12,000 guests and roughly 3,500 crew members combined are delaying returns to the Port of Galveston.

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  14. Galveston Mayor: Shelter in place for HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | USA Today

    The mayor of Galveston, Texas warned residents on Friday to shelter in place as the city is expected to be inundated with water and storm surge from Hurricane Harvey. Galveston mayor: Shelter in place for Harvey The mayor of Galveston, Texas warned residents on Friday to shelter in place as the city is expected to be inundated with water and storm surge from Hurricane Harvey.

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  15. Nick Jonas to play Carnival cruise shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | USA Today

    Nick Jonas to play Carnival cruise ships The concerts aboard the Carnival Victory and Carnival Liberty will be a first for the multi-platinum performer. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2vKQ31P The area surrounding the Beach Pool is three decks high to allow plenty of space for passengers, both shady and sunny.

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  16. Nick Jonas to play Carnival cruise shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | USA Today

    Nick Jonas to play Carnival cruise ships The concerts aboard the Carnival Victory and Carnival Liberty will be a first for the multi-platinum performer. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2vKQ31P The area surrounding the Beach Pool is three decks high to allow plenty of space for passengers, both shady and sunny.

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  17. Cool off: 12 best outdoor water park ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | USA Today

    Cool off: 12 best outdoor water park rides Add some thrills to the soaring temperatures with these amazing attractions. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2aHkong Summit Plummet at Blizzard Beach in Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.: Disney World's family-friendly image might not scream thrills, but you'll be screaming when heading down Summit Plummet.

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  18. Raw: Tropical Storm Cindy's rain and waves in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | USA Today

    Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. Large waves and heavy rain pounded Galveston, Texas before sunrise.

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  19. What is Juneteenth? Day marks the end of slavery in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | USA Today

    On June 19, 1865, Major Gen. Gordon Granger came to Galveston, Texas, to inform the community that President Lincoln two years earlier had freed the slaves.

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  20. Levering named Georgia Southwestern's new softball coachRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | USA Today

    Levering named Georgia Southwestern's new softball coach Georgia Southwestern State University has hired Nicki Levering to be the school's next softball coach Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2rYpH9W Athletic Director Mike Leeder said in a news release Wednesday that Levering comes to the school after a four-year stint as head coach at South Georgia State College, where she posted 30-plus wins this past spring. Levering will replace coach Eddie Ward, who is retiring.

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