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Real Madrid star to remain at the Bernabeu

Real Madrid star to remain at the Bernabeu

But according to EFE there has been no such softening from the Portuguese worldwide even though a payment upfront would not have been an admission of guilt and would still have allowed him to defend h...

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Ron Johnson on GOP health care bill: 'Not a 'yes' yet'

The annual growth rate of state Medicaid funds would grow at the pace of the consumer price index for all goods, a slower rate than in the House measure, which sets it at the consumer price index fo...

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Cindy spurs flash flood watches around the South

Cindy weakened to a tropical depression Thursday but still brought heavy rain, powerful winds and the threat of floods to the already soaked US Gulf Coast. A tropical depression formerly known as Trop...

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Rafael Nadal : Player braced for bittersweet symphony at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal : Player braced for bittersweet symphony at Wimbledon

And for the level of tennis". "Every match in this tournament has been better than the one before, so I think it's been a flawless tournament for us", said Moya. "I just won the most important event...

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ESPN's NBA Draft Ratings Up 13 Percent

The Bulls also held the 38th pick in the second round. For Welsh NBA fan and writer Owen Nelson, he sees the draft as a way for players to improve their lives. The San Diego native is an 2nd team ...

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Red Bull's Ricciardo wins thrilling Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton accused Sebastian Vettel of driving dangerously during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday. Canadian teenager Lance Stroll came home third, the Williams driver's first podiu...

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ConfederationsCup: Cameroon Crash Out As Germany, Chile Progress To Semis

Cameroon would have felt more comfortable playing this match against the world number one, if they had defeated Australia in their last match which ended up in a 1-1 draw. "They're under pressure. ...

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Lopez beats Cilic in nail-biting Queen's Club final

Lopez beats Cilic in nail-biting Queen's Club final

With the grasscourt season in full swing, though, there are signs that Croatian Cilic, who will rise to a career-high ranking of six on Monday, has rediscovered the killer instinct that saw him sweep ...

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Chile draws with Australia to reach Confed Cup semifinals

Chile draws with Australia to reach Confed Cup semifinals

It took furious protests from the Cameroon players, including Siani sarcastically applauding Roldan, for the Colombian to check the monitor again and discover he had sent off the wrong player. The W...

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Complete 2017 NBA Draft grades for all 30 teams

Thibodeau coached Butler from 2011 to 2015. Additionally, ESPN set several NBA Draft streaming records on Thursday. Philadelphia went all out to get their man, trading their third overall pick...

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Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

At just over 29-years-old on average, players such as Alexis Sanchez of English Premier League side Arsenal, Manchester City's goalkeeper Claudio Bravo and midfielder Arturo Vidal of Bundesliga powerh...

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Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Asked if the comeback had gone better than expected, she replied: "Yes". World number 77 Barty made a bright start and, having forced a break in the third game, held her nerve when facing two brea...

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Your guide to Duke, UNC, NC State prospects in the NBA Draft

Your guide to Duke, UNC, NC State prospects in the NBA Draft

He resisted the temptations teams across the league were offering for that golden pile of assets Ainge continues to protect like a Brinks guard. There are some rumblings that the Celtics could clo...

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Ferrari still has 'good chance' in race - Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari still has 'good chance' in race - Sebastian Vettel

He outpaced team-mate Valtteri Botass by half a second and was more than a second clear of third-placed Raikkonen with Vettel 1.25 seconds adrift in fourth. "Tomorrow can be a different story and I th...

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Raiders send Vegas Golden Knights personalized note wishing the best

Also heading to Vegas in a trade were the Islanders' first-round pick in 2017 and second-round selection in 2019 as well as defenseman Jake Bischoff and center Mikhail Grabovski . The expansion dr...

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Azhar Mahmood bursting with pride post Pak's Champions Trophy triumph

With Meg Lanning at helm, Australia boast the only player to have 10 Women's One-day global centuries, while also being part of the successful side in India , four years ago. One of four teams to p...

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Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying

Max Verstappen topped both first and second practice on Friday, and the team was hopeful of possibly getting in among the Ferrari's for third on the grid, which according to Verstappen , " ...

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Watch furious Vettel drive into Lewis Hamilton at Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Hamilton later said over the radio: "A ten-second penalty isn't enough for behaviour like that, you know that Charlie [Whiting]". He was given the penalty on lap 32, and when told said: "When did I do...

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Vikings say they encouraged Floyd to drink kombucha tea

Vikings say they encouraged Floyd to drink kombucha tea

They key part of Warren's letter, first reported by the St. Paul Pioneer Press , explains that it was the organization that pushed Floyd, and its other players, to drink the tea, while backing Floyd'...

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Confederation Cup 2017: Cristiano Ronaldo helps Portugal beat Russian Federation 1-0

Yet Real Madrid chief Perez is keen to find a way to keep Ronaldo at the club and appeared to be relatively calm about the situation as he gave interviews earlier this week. It's suggested Mourinho ...

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Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall

Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev presented the first place trophy to Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull Racing. Didn't think so. How about Lance Stroll becoming the youngest F1 rookie to score a podi...

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Celtics make Chaminade's Tatum No. 3 pick in National Basketball Association draft

Collins was selected by the Atlanta Hawks and Giles was selected by the Kings via the Portland trade. He'll now get to play with DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis , two of the best big men in the N...

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Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

Defending champions the US took their first win in race six on Saturday but were again easily distanced on Sunday . After the action finishes on the Great Sound, all eyes will turn to the America'...

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Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them

But it was far from the first time Ainge has received an outrageous demand for his assets from the Nets deal, including a Chicago demand a year ago for the 2017 and 2018 Nets picks in addition to two ...

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Sebastian Vettel: Lewis Hamilton brake-checked me

Hamilton's Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas snatched second place from 18-year-old Williams driver Lance Stroll in the final straight, as Vettel finished fourth ahead of Hamilton to extend his ...

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All Blacks foiled 'Warrenball' but Lions will adjust - Hansen

All Blacks foiled 'Warrenball' but Lions will adjust - Hansen

When it was pointed out to Gatland that Murray had received similar treatment in the past, Gatland replied: "Yeah he has, yeah, and it's a little bit tough". A disappointed Gatland had to admit his L...

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Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft — NewsAlert

One person even shouted that he loved the newest member of the team. Everyone loves a victor, but if it's not built to last, the reality of being average over the long term can quickly take up resid...

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Hotpoint freezer model behind Grenfell Tower fire investigated fearing further explosions

Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack said that in view of the heavy death toll, police were considering manslaughter charges over the disaster. Portsmouth City Council said cladding from all its...

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Kumble quits as India coach over Kohli spat

India skipper Virat Kohl finally broke his silence over sudden resignation of head coach Anil Kumble on Thursday (June 22) saying he respects the latter's decision to step out. The BCCI deputed M.V....

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Salgado: Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid

Salgado: Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid

AS reported Wednesday that Ronaldo is also having second thoughts about departing Madrid after hearing "very positive" comments from Perez. In another twist involving "hidden earnings" it has emerge...

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Liverpool completes signing of Mohamed Salah

Liverpool completes signing of Mohamed Salah

His first stint in England was a disappointment, as he only made 13 league appearances after signing in the January transfer window in 2014 from Basel . "Yes, always, I have a point to prove". Ever...

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Russia has reasons for optimism despite Confed Cup exit

The Real Madrid star's strike was his 75th goal for Portugal and the 56th time he has hit the net since the start of last season, with Ronaldo backing his team to follow up their win at Euro 2016 wi...

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Going No. 1 still 'hasn't hit' Markelle Fultz after whirlwind draft process

The Bulls also swapped picks with the Timberwolves , as they got the seventh overall pick and Minnesota got the 16th overall pick. The Lakers also exchanged picks with the Utah Jazz , who made...

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South Africa-born Curran stifles Proteas

Chris Morris' bowled a highly economical spell, during which he dismissed Sam Billings and Jonny Bairstow , to lead South Africa to a heart-racing three-run win in the second Twenty20 worldwide ...

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Magic Johnson sees Ball as one piece in Lakers plan

Jackson is the first Utah high school player drafted since 2014 when Pleasant Grove's C.J. Wilcox was taken in the first round by the Los Angeles Clippers. This trade is highly debatable for the Laker...

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New Jersey Devils draft Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

Hischier racked up 86 points (38 goals, 48 assists) in 57 games last season with the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League . Like Hischier, Patrick is considered a slick pla...

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Balotelli signs new Nice contract

Balotelli signs new Nice contract

Balotelli has played for several high-profile clubs throughout his career including Inter Milan, Manchester City , Liverpool and AC Milan, but he now seems very much at home at Nice .

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Lonzo seen as new face of Lakers

Lonzo seen as new face of Lakers

Johnson wasn't alone in speaking highly of Ball . "I think it's a good goal to set, so I'll definitely be chasing that", Ball stated succinctly. The Los Angeles Lakers' offseason has officia...

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Fleury officially a Golden Knight

National Hockey League teams announced their home openers Wednesday with the full 2017-18 schedule set to be released Thursday. Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc Andre-Fleury has been drafted by t...

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Chicago Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

Just to reunite him with Wolves' coach Tom Thibodeau? Butler and Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg were a part of one of the more memorable feuds during the 2015 season with Butler criticizing Hoiberg'...

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