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Wilder offers Joshua $50m for unification bout

If Anthony Joshua agrees to Deontay Wilder's proposal, they will begin contract negotiations for an epic fight, which would be scheduled for the fall. "I'm over the moon to be back involved in boxing ", Fury told BBC Sport. As for the timing o...

Malkin skates with teammates prior to Game 1

That turned out to be a productive move later in the series as Stephenson recorded two assists in a Game 5 win and his first career postseason goal in the decisive Game 6 that set up a second-round date with the Penguins for a third consecutive year....

Trump Meets The 2018 Olympic Team, With A Few Major Absences

In his remarks, Mr. Trump noted the success of the Olympics in South Korea, and the progress made in North Korea. "So today, on behalf of the United States, I want to thank every Olympian and Paralympian and - that was just incredible, what what ha...

Real set to do without Isco, Carvajal for Bayern return

Los Blancos are also facing the possibility of being without key defender Dani Carvajal , who picked up a thigh problem during the same match. Germany will begin their World Cup campaign against Mexico on 17 June. Germany's head coach Joachim Lo...

NFL Draft: RB Derrius Guice picked by Washington Redskins

But when the 32nd overall pick was announced, Guice was still sitting in the green room at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. One NFL legend for each team - 32 total - will be featured in the second round, and past recipients and team winners of t...

Liverpool reveal stance on Gerrard's Rangers job offer

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted that he was surprised to learn that Rangers were so interested in Gerrard, who is now in charge of Liverpool's U18 side. "And Steve will be in the same position, although I think I had a huge advanta...

After Braves waited a month on goal, it's Ronald Acuna Jr

Acuna had hit.139 (5-36) with 14 strikeouts in his first nine games for the Stripers. With Acuna now on the roster, the Braves will now have Preston Tucker coming off the bench. He has already battled the Phillies twice this season and he allow...

Rashaad Penny broke down after getting draft call from the Seahawks

It don't matter what the projections say. Penny is expected to be an immediate starter for the Seahawks. He joins rare company as just the third running back selected in the first round of the draft in franchise history, along with Curt Warner (N...

The Waiting Game: Watching the NFL Draft with Chanhassen-Grad Frank Ragnow

The emotional Ragnow, surrounded by thrilled friends and family, appeared thrilled and overwhelmed at becoming a Lion. The Lions need to use their first round pick to bolster their run game AND protect the franchise's most valuable asset ever.

This has been my best season at United: David de Gea

After enduring a rocky start to life at the club, he has become a key player for United and, as such, has consistently been linked with moves away. Real came close to finalising a deal for De Gea in 2015 and, with doubts over Keylor Navas' futu...

FA Harry Kane tweet 'embarrassing', says Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino

Both clubs were unimpressed by the tweet. " Tottenham is doing a fantastic job developing an wonderful project and I only wanted to tell you that this project is long-term". We need to protect our assets, our English players, our young players". ...

Why Raiders fans should be excited about Kolton Miller

You talk about his plant at the second level and pulling, this guy got a lot of talent. The Oakland Raiders were originally slated to draft at No. Prior to going down with injury, he allowed 18 total pressures (11 hurries, six hits and one sack) ...

How Lynching Memorial Learned From Holocaust Commemoration

And it's in stark view when you visit Auschwitz, the Nazi death camp in Poland that remains largely intact more than 70 years after it was liberated. Bryan Stevenson , the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative , said he wanted to create a space...

Wade, Ginobili will not be rushed over retirement decisions

The 7-footer signed a four-year, $98 million deal in 2016, but neither his play, nor his durability have lived up to the contract, money the Heat could use to honor their other hefty contracts in hopes to see the playoffs again next season .

National Football League draft arrives, and pressure is on teams to get top value

Buffalo traded first rounders with the Buccaneers along with two second-round picks (No. 53 and No. 56). He is a versatile back that can cover the slot, outside, play safety and even could play linebacker if they asked him too. Davenport may be raw, ...

Cavs guard George Hill (back spasms) questionable for Game 5

LeBron James' quest for an eighth straight NBA Finals appearance faces a critical juncture Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of their first-round NBA playoff series. Through four games in the postse...

Rapper Meek Mill freed from jail after months-long campaign

Mill was jailed in November 2017 for violating his probation by failing a drug test, traveling out of the region and getting arrested for fighting and other related offenses. The 76ers were buzzing once Mill's release made headline news in the cit...

Dez Bryant Turned Down Ravens' Multi-Year Contract Offer

At 29 years old and having not recorded a 1,000-yard campaign since 2015, it's surprising that Bryant was even offered a long-term deal. The Cowboys cut receiver Dez Bryant in order to avoid his $12.5 million base salary. The Baltimore Ravens e...

Djokovic crashes out in Barcelona, Nishikori retires

There was an improvement with the arrival of the clay-court season, despite the recent split with coach Andre Agassi, as Djokovic made it to the third round in Monte Carlo, only to lose to Dominic Thiem . "It was a good match", said Klizan. Nishik...

Mumbai beaten yet again in IPL as Hyderabad defends only 118

It continues Mumbai's disastrous title defence, as they suffered a fifth defeat in six, while Sunrisers' win breaks their own two-game losing skid. In reply, Mumbai Indians were reduced to 3/12 in 4.1 overs before JP Duminy and Dwayne Bravo bat...

Michael Vick to serve as offensive coordinator for Atlanta spring league team

Only two franchises, Atlanta and Orlando, have been announced , and former Kansas City Chiefs coach Brad Childress will be the head coach of the Atlanta team while longtime college coach Steve Spurrier will be in charge in Orlando. "There is a tre...

Boateng: Ronaldo is the most complete striker

Sure, two matches against Real Madrid , semi-finals, big matches, but we're in a different position compared to past year. The size of the challenge facing Bayern is not lost on Germany global Boateng, who has faced Ronaldo with club and country...

Syrian government jets pound militants in Damascus suburb

State TV footage showed clouds of smoke rising from the al-Hajar al-Aswad district, part of an enclave including the Palestinian Yarmouk camp that is held by Islamic State and other jihadist groups. The meeting comes just a week after the U.S., Franc...

Atletico's Juanfran poised to miss Arsenal clashes

Atletico failed to break through Betis' defense at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. With Betis continuing to press forward, Simeone chose to introduce Koke, Griezmann and Vrsaljko to kill the game off. "It was an evenly contested match and for ...

Scoring Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year - The Independent Uganda

The Egyptian forward scored in Liverpool's 2-2 draw against West Brom on Saturday to equal Alan Shearer , Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez joint record of 31 goals in a 38 game season. But for City manager Pep Guardiola it is De Bruyne who ...

Giroud, Morata put Chelsea in FA Cup final

Always this season they showed great passion and pushed us in every moment, hard moments and positive moments'. "But, as you know very well, we lost the final despite being favourites". Two trophies (Mourinho would say "three") and the likelihood o...

United reach 20th FA Cup final

Standing between United and a record-equalling 13th FA Cup triumph will be Chelsea or Southampton, who play on Sunday. Paul Pogba , who provided the cross for Sanchez's goal, and Herrera grew into the game after that opening spell when the Spurs...

Truex Jr. Leads Most Laps; Late Problems Stall Strong Performance

In the last four races at Richmond, four Toyota drivers have led at least 115 combined laps. Busch's ascent from 32nd marked the lowest starting position from which he's won a race. "We maxed out those points, which is awesome". "I don't know wha...

Yankees set to promote top prospect Torres

Torres was officially promoted from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and will start at second base and bat eighth in Sunday's game against the Blue Jays , Meredith Marakovits of YES Network reports . Andujar hit at every level in the minors, so if ...

Thunder Thrashed in Game 3 Loss to the Jazz

For the Thunder to win this series, one would expect the battle between Westbrook and Rubio to at the least lean in favor of Russ and probably feature a fairly wide gap. "Too comfortable. I'ma shut that s-- off next game though". They needed 41 attem...

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Comcast confirms it's in 'advanced stages' of prepping 'New Fox' bid

The bidding war is over Fox assets - not including Fox News Channel or Fox Business Network - that Disney in December said it would purchase for United States dollars 52.4...

Kushner granted permanent security clearance, AP source says

That means Kushner once again has access to the nation's most sensitive information. In February, Kushner's interim security clearance was downgraded from "top secret" to t...

Lava flow closes in on Hawaii power plant

The lava, stalled by a natural berm, remains 200 to 300 meters from the wells. "That means that for a period of time the well has less integrity than it has right now". Hawaiian vo...

Britain's M&S sees profit fall for second straight year

Figures for the period to the end of March this year show pre-tax profits fell from £176.4 million to £66.8 million with the company shouldering exceptional costs of £514 million -...

Sterlite plant protests leave 9 dead

Meanwhile, an official release said about 20,000 people took out a procession towards the district collectorate and the copper plant, demanding its permanent closure. Compensatio...

Turkish Foreign Ministry says it is pleased by Venezuela elections

Mr Maduro, the 55-year-old successor to late leftist leader Hugo Chavez, hailed his win in Sunday's election as a victory against "imperialism", however, in a statement sent fr...

Elon Musk: UAW 'did nada' for job security in last recession

Elon Musk has announced two new versions of the Model 3 , including a high-performance model capable of hitting 60mph in 3.5 seconds, following months of production woes . The...

Mowgli is a dark themed 'The Jungle Book', trailer released

The story will follow the upbringing of the human child Mowgli , who was raised by a wolf pack in the jungles of India. The film also stars Andy Serkis as bear Baloo , Moonl...

Shootout Between Texas School Gunman and Deputies Lasted 25 Minutes

Texas, a conservative stronghold, has some of the most permissive firearm laws in the United States, and new gun restrictions are unlikely. The discussions will start in Austi...

Texas school gunman 'confused,' claim attorneys

It comes as a variety of solutions are being floated to keep Texas schools safe. Perkins, a substitute teacher who goes by Ann, was among two adults killed in the shooting. The...

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UAE, Bahrain support Pompeo's list of demands for Iran

UAE, Bahrain support Pompeo's list of demands for Iran

In response , Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that the support of European officials would be insufficient without the United States, and implied that Europe ...

Sex Abuse Victim Claims Pope Said God Made Him Gay

Sex Abuse Victim Claims Pope Said God Made Him Gay

POPE FRANCIS has been praised by campaigners after claims that he told a gay man "God made you like this" and said sexuality "doesn't matter". "What the pope was saying is: 'God...

Is that you, gaffer? Willian blocks Conte out of Chelsea celebration picture

Is that you, gaffer? Willian blocks Conte out of Chelsea celebration picture

I think that after two years the club know me very well. But he knows Chelsea need significant improvement to emulate those victories after they finished fifth - 30 points behi...

James Harden's Reputation Hangs on His Response to Steph Curry's 'Haymaker'

James Harden's Reputation Hangs on His Response to Steph Curry's 'Haymaker'

Thompson had just eight points on 3-of-11 shooting and 2-of-4 from long range as the Warriors' "Splash Brothers", who combined for 46 points in Game 1 were nowhere to be found wh...

Four Teams Receive NCAA Public Recognition Awards

Four Teams Receive NCAA Public Recognition Awards

The latest data which was revealed on Wednesday spanned the 2013-14 through 2016-17 academic years and showed a number of different areas in which Villanova ranks at or near the to...

Lightning journal: What a difference a week makes for Stamkos

Lightning journal: What a difference a week makes for Stamkos

While it appeared that Connelly would begin the upward trend of victory for the Caps, they were never able to get out of first gear. To make things more puzzling, none of the gam...

Eagles Schedule White House Visit, Though Not All Are Coming

Eagles Schedule White House Visit, Though Not All Are Coming

Receiver Torrey Smith-who the Eagles traded to the Carolina Panthers earlier this offseason-told McManus he has no interest in going to the White House as long as Trump remains...

Where things stand in Reuben Foster's domestic violence case

Where things stand in Reuben Foster's domestic violence case

Ennis also testified that while Foster did not hit her once, she actually hit him with a hanger. "She was extremely upset and told him if he broke up with her she would 'trash h...

Luka Doncic's National Basketball Association decision won't come down to specific team, agent says

Luka Doncic's National Basketball Association decision won't come down to specific team, agent says

As much as Vlade Divac loves to make insane out of the box decisions there are a number of bigs at the top of the draft to offer Divac plenty of choices. It's a disappointing fini...