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Mercedes set the pace in practice for Spanish GP

The 33-year-old British driver was in a class of his own as he galloped to a 21-second triumph - lapping the field up to fifth - while his main championship rival Sebastian Vettel faltered to only fourth place. We should be at least as fast as we...

Price snaps 3-start losing streak as Sox beat Jays

J.D. Martinez delivered a two-run home run and later singled in a run as the Boston Red Sox edged the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Sunday at the Rogers Centre. We just couldn't do a whole lot. But ( David) Price pitched a heck of a game, he was toug...

Liverpool's Salah Sets New Premier League Goal Record

But Sporting's failure to beat Maritimo on the final day of the season in Portugal on Sunday cost the Lisbon club a place in the Champions League , gifting a berth to Benfica who are ranked higher in UEFA's coefficient table than Spurs. "It is reall...

Newcastle 1 Chelsea 0 - Blues struggling, Liverpool ahead

Chelsea were denied a place in next season's Champions League when they were well beaten 3-0 at Newcastle as Liverpool easily beat Brighton. Chelsea will be playing Europa League football next season, and being brutally honest, we don't de...

Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia maintains innocence over alleged sexual assault

New Lions coach Matt Patricia faced a serious charge of aggravated sexual assault in 1996, court documents show. "I firmly maintain my innocence, as I have always done". Patricia said his mission is to move forward, "100 percent the head coach of t...

All at Spurs deserve silverware: Pochettino

There was absolutely nothing Lloris could do about Kelechi Iheanacho's strike that did extend Leicester's lead two minutes after the restart. Just when Vardy thought his brace would be enough to snatch victory for Leicester , Kane resurfaced to ...

How to Watch Premier League Championship Sunday

Liverpool , meanwhile, have still not secured a place in the Champions League next season - despite reaching this year's final. January signing Pierre-Emerick Aubmeyang converted Aaron Ramsey's pass late in the first half to score his 10th goal i...

Shields released to play for England

The New Zealand-born backrow, who now plays for Super Rugby side, Hurricanes, is scheduled for join Wasps next season. Shields is eligible to play for England through his parents despite not yet playing any professional rugby in that country.

Jurgen Klopp keeps focus on Brighton amid Real Madrid talk

He looks okay. The flawless thing would be to give him minutes and we would see if we can". There is a sense that he is one player who could do with a break, but there is little sign of him getting one, as he prepares to join up with his global squ...

Prescod pips Gatlin and Su in dramatic 100m win

Prescod's winning time was just 0.01 off the PB he set when racing at the IAAF World Championships in London last summer. "When I saw the rain tonight I thought 'Yes!'", said Prescod. Lyu said: "It is a good performance, but I haven't reached my be...

Cooley man Kearney wins fourth European Champions Cup medal with Leinster

Racing, who made more of a contest of it than many had suggested they would and were level at the break, had to contend with the pre-match loss of Dan Carter to injury, while Pat Lambie lasted only around three minutes before succumbing to the sa...

Horner 'Hopeful' Red Bull Will Challenge Ferrari and Mercedes in Spain

It has always been Red Bull's prerogative to allow its drivers to race, but you can be sure that both Verstappen and Ricciardo will be reminded of their responsibility to the team in the buildup to Sunday's race. The Australian added: "You never real...

David Wagner wants Huddersfield to give Arsene Wenger fitting send-off

There is no way Huddersfield will play with the same intensity now they are safe, and a more open game will suit Arsene Wenger's side in his final game in charge. "I will try to do my job until the last minute I work here, and then think about the ...

Celtics embracing underdog role against LeBron, Cavaliers

He's also watched every Cleveland Cavaliers game since the playoffs started almost a month ago. In the first round, Celtics fans taunted Milwaukee guard Eric Bledsoe with chants of "Who Is Bledsoe?" after he unwisely made a comment about Celtics ...

Ireland impress in maiden Test before Pakistan pair launch a counter-attack

The second time was in a 71st over in which Ashraf plundered seamer Boyd Rankin for four boundaries to rush to his maiden half-century in 52 balls. Former England worldwide Boyd Rankin (1-7 off seven overs) had the honour of taking Ireland's firs...

Simpson extends Players lead to 7 shots

Seven, actually, Harold, but with that cushion, what's another shot? PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. The numbers stunned Tesori, proving that even caddies can get lost in the zone when a player is putting up the kind of dream round that Simpson was const...

Mourinho: I told my players they would lose against Brighton

Mourinho was happy his side bagged the runner-up spot. "We try to organise a team to get that point but give opportunities to people to play". We needed points to finish second. "We had to get the players in order a little bit after we came in, and w...

IPL 2018 KXIP vs KKR scores update

The run-fest at Indore meant that 459 runs were scored in 40 overs during this match. In the final over, 17 runs came off Barinder Sran (1/48) as Shubman Gill remained unbeaten on 16 off 8 balls alongwith Javon Searles (6), making his IPL debut...

Jets jump on Golden Knights early, open series with win

Game 2 will be played in Winnipeg on Monday night. May. Winnipeg alternated wins with the Predators for seven games in its last series, and had a 5-1 victory in Nashville to clinch the series. The Jets have won all three of their opening games in...

Real Madrid v Celta Vigo - story of the match

Spanish global Isco made it three with an audacious curler two minutes later to give Los Blancos a comfortable cushion heading into half-time. Real Madrid started with a good move up front in the attack as Luka Modric set up Hakimi Acraf in the...

Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils and keeps playoffs hopes alive

The match in a tweet: The class of De Villiers and Kohli proves far too much for Daredevils, twin knocks eliminating Delhi from playoffs contention. However, the Kohli fan's historic moment came to a dramatic end as the security officials quickl...

Lomachenko makes history with Linares win

Linares struggled to get to his feet, but it wasn't even to meet the 10-count. Vasyl Lomachenko, the best all-around fighter since Floyd Mayweather continued his greatness on Saturday night. Round one saw Lomachenko ease into the fight with a com...

Hamilton triumphs in tense battle for Spanish GP pole

Ferrari on the second row and Red Bull settle for the third row. Commenting on his performance in qualifying Bottas said he felt good in the auto, and that his focus was on getting the maximum possible from the race. "I can't really tell you whi...

Pakistan's Imam-ul-Haq set for Test debut against Ireland

And officials are already talking about a possible game against England. Pakistan and arch-rivals India were both knocked out in the first round, a huge blow to organisers banking on their fans to pack out grounds later on, as well as broadcast...

Nunes To Defend Bantamweight Against Pennington at UFC 224

Her corner talked her into going back out, but it was all for naught. UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 2On Episode 2 of UFC 224 Embedded, middleweight Lyoto Machida relishes the beauty of his home country. The fights went on as planned under a catchwe...

Mets Called For Batting Out Of Order In 1st Inning Vs. Reds

It seems like a bit of a cruel fate for Bruce, who had nothing to do with the mistake, but this is how order was restored to the galaxy. "In the minor leagues". At this point in the season, Harvey does not have to worry about being moved to the bul...

Reds-Harvey's New Home

First pitch is at 10:10 p.m. The first start of the rest of Matt Harvey's career is Friday in Los Angeles against the Dodgers. "Just kind of surreal", Mesoraco said. Harvey is taking the rotation spot of a struggling Brandon Finnegan , who has...

Mourinho positive on Ferguson

It was shocking, it's sad, but I know his character. "He is such a legend in my eyes". Support has flooded in from the football world and from those outside the game and United midfielder Michael Carrick said that the response shows the esteem ...

Eden Hazard happy to stay at Chelsea even without Champions League football

Eden Hazard has offered hope to Chelsea in their efforts to keep him at Stamford Bridge by stating his happiness in London and declaring that a Champions League fight will not influence his future. We'll see. The public adore me, I love my team-ma...

No evidence of shooting at California school, officials say

The Sheriff's Information Bureau said one person was shot in an arm at the school and is in stable condition at a nearby hospital. WATCH: Sheriff's spokesman discusses school shooting in Palmdale Student Pauline Guijaro said she heard a volley of "...

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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...

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...

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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...

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...

Martial and Lacazette are major absentees in France's World Cup squad

Martial and Lacazette are major absentees in France's World Cup squad

Arsenal striker Lacazette, who scored 14 goals in 32 Premier League appearances this season, features in a list of 11 players on stand-by should one of the 23 men selected by Desc...

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...