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Liverpool Get Milner, Can Boost For UCL Final Vs Madrid

Benitez is still revered on the red half of Merseyside after guiding his team to a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over AC Milan in Istanbul at the end of a game in which his side had trailed 3-0 at half-time. "I haven't seen the interview", Marce...

Liverpool: Werner promises Jurgen Klopp transfer funds

Real can became the first team since Bayern in 1976 to lift the European Cup three years running, and thereby make it five consecutive titles for Spain. Klopp added the following as he continued with the underdog theme. "They're just like 'eh, we'r...

7 stats explaining how the Cavaliers won Game 6

Catch up on all the top individual performances around the league in the Top Performers series. The Celtics have tied an National Basketball Association record by winning 10 straight home playoff games and are undefeated at TD Garden this postseaso...

South Korea Responds To Trump's Sudden Cancelation Of Kim Jong Un Summit

And evidence was mounting that the meeting in Singapore would amount to little more than a welcome photo-op for North Korea's Kim Jong Un . One view of the withdrawal holds that nobody made any concessions, because negotiations had not happe...

Brazil begin training for WC

Brazil's 2018 World Cup campaign kicks off with their Group E clash against Switzerland on June 17 , followed by fixtures versus Costa Rica and Serbia. Brazil, pursuing a sixth World Cup title, will have nearly a month to train for the tournament,...

Draymond Green's Bad-Luck Game 4 Included Crucial Missed Warriors Timeout

Though the Rockets are heading to Houston for Thursday's game, they know that playing at home doesn't give them an excuse to let up. Everyone talks about the way the Warriors play but they can forget and do too much isolation. Gordon finished w...

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 billion. Fox and Disney didn't immediately comment. And this wouldn...

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 the far less sensitive "secret" level amid reports that foreign governm...

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 volcano lava has temperatures of 1,100 degrees Centigrade, while in othe...

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 - a large chunk of which was the closure costs. It said online sales we...

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. Compensation of Rs 10 lakh each for families of those killed and Rs 3 lakh each f...

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 from the White House, US President Donald Trump called for President M...

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 Austin , and Abbott says they will include lawmakers, educators, students, ...

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 performance Model 3 also has a top speed of 155 miles per hour. H...

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 , Moonlight's Naomie Harris and Slumdog Millionaire's Freida Pinto .

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 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives traced the weapon...

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 behind champions Manchester City , who became the first English top-fligh...

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 loves you and made you just as you are, and therefore you should acce...

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 was not doing enough to preserve the deal's benefits for Iran .

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 when the team needed them. Curry was so pumped up after a third-quarter ...

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 top of all Division I programs for the continued academic success of its...

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 president. "I just don't feel welcome into that house". The NBA cha...

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 games have been terribly close. "We've seen him for two years now", Light...

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 his career, '" Rickard said . The 49ers drafted Foster 31st overall a...

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 finish, all things considered, for a team that began the year 3-20, traded ...

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 Deschamps get injured before the coach hands his list to Federation Intern...

Thomas Tuchel named new coach at Paris Saint-Germain

However, it was plain-sailing for PSG in Ligue 1, as they secured the title with five games to spare, while also winning the French Cup and French League Cup. The Ligue 1 champions have failed to go past the quarter-finals of the Champions League ...

Alabama announces home-and-home football series with Texas

The first game will feature the Crimson Tide traveling to Austin, Texas for a game September 10, 2022, with the Longhorns making the return trip to Tuscaloosa a year later on September 9, 2023. 1. The bowl matchups have taken place in the 1947 Sugar ...

Sixers' Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid are finalists for National Basketball Association awards

That's right, after months of whispers, think pieces and lowkey campaigning, Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons have been named finalists for a pair of most valuable player awards and could bring home some postseason hardware for the first time in nearl...

Transfer window: When can Chelsea start signing players this summer?

Sky Sports reports that this summer's transfer window will now open on May 17 and close on August 9, before the beginning of the 2018/19 Premier League season. The EFL transfer window opened on May 7. All four leagues will close on August 31. ...

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Joachim Low praises Germany's patience in last-gasp win over Sweden

It came after a foul just to the left of the Sweden box. Down to 10 men after Jerome Boateng was given a second yellow card, Germany rallied for a 2-1 victory over Sweden on Sa...

England Confirm Dele Alli Thigh Injury

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli has been forced to miss England training for a second day as he continues to recover from a thigh injury suffered against Tunisia on Mo...

Cavaliers intend to keep Love next season

Walker might not be enough to keep James here, but he would give the Cavs a new star to build around. James has until June 29 to decide whether or not to opt out of the final yea...

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku did something no player has done since Diego Maradona

Michy Batshuayi , the leading candidate to replace him should he become unavailable, did come on for Belgium after replacing Eden Hazard on 68 minutes in the second half. That'...

Simeone slams Argentina 'anarchy', takes jab at Messi

With Messi struggling for form and yet to score in Russia, Simeone indicated that he would prefer to have Ronaldo in his team. Argentina nearly failed to qualify for the World...

#WC2018: Hernandez nets as Mexico sees off South Korea

That means every team in the group - including last-place and still pointless South Korea , at least mathematically - still has something to play for. Marco Reus equalized in the ...

Mavs swap picks with Hawks to get Luka Doncic

Doncic, who can play as point guard or shooting guard, was picked third by the Atlanta Hawks but was then traded to the Mavericks for Trae Young , who was chosen with the fift...

Lakers Add Shooting and More By Drafting Wagner, Mykhailiuk

Both are about to become free agents, however, opening the door for Moritz Wagner , whom the franchise took with the No. 25 pick in Thursday's National Basketball Association draf...

Brooks Koepka wins back-to-back US Open titles - reactions

The signature moment from this U.S. Open was a trio of putts to escape trouble on the back nine? two for par , one for bogey. Reigning Masters champion Patrick Reed made an earl...

Senegalese fans fight after World Cup game as team prepares for Japan

Many guessed it was Saudi Arabia's fault, roundly dismissing the Russians as unprepared to move to the next stage in a group that had Egypt and Uruguay in it. Senegal's first goa...

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Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard, Dries Mertens doubtful for England game

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard, Dries Mertens doubtful for England game

He has scored four in two matches and will have a chance to add to his tally when Belgium takes on England in their final group match. "Today was a different game to Panama, ...

Here’s What Phil Mickelson Said Regarding His Actions At U.S. Open

Here’s What Phil Mickelson Said Regarding His Actions At U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson caused a social media storm and much discussion between fans, pundits and players when the multiple major champion chose to deliberately make a stroke at his movin...

Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

Kroos was heavily involved as Germany pushed for a victor , completing 15 passes after Jerome Boateng was sent off - as many as Sweden's entire team in that time. "There's nothin...

Southgate's notes suggest Sterling will not start for England against Panama

Southgate's notes suggest Sterling will not start for England against Panama

Otherwise, England have not managed it in 21 other tournaments, which leaves the current manager wondering sometimes why the expectations are always so high. The guys have to fin...

Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win

Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win

Nothing was ever easy in my life, it wouldn't be any different now, right! The world's most expensive player was given a rough ride by the Swiss in a 1-1 draw on Sunday, sufferin...

Deandre Ayton is who Devin Booker, Josh Jackson wanted for Suns

Deandre Ayton is who Devin Booker, Josh Jackson wanted for Suns

The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their next European superstar. DeAndre Ayton , at 13/5, is listed as the favorite to win th...

Lewis Hamilton - It's great to be back

Lewis Hamilton - It's great to be back

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third, ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen . It is great to be back there. Lewis Hamilton has admitted that England's World Cup match against ...

Chelsea Star Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup Performance

Chelsea Star Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup Performance

Earlier this week, self-styled prophet Tommy Yisa Aika said that the Super Eagles lost their opening match to Croatia because God was punishing them for hiring a white coach, Ger...

Lukaku gives Belgium 3-1 lead, levels Ronaldo

The defeat means Tunisia , who have not won in the World Cup since 1978 - a run of 13 games - will exit the tournament if England pick up a point on Sunday against Panama. Ali...