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Sneaked into last 16, Portugal must start winning matches

If we look back, we will remember that they were the dominant team in their matches and created many opportunities. His goal against defending champions Spain in the dying minutes earned his side top spot in Group D and a route into the perceived...

Rotated Spurs quintet can't inspire England to Euro 2016 group win

Roy Hodgson's side were criticised in both of their previous group matches for their lack of sharpness in front of goal, despite being blessed with an abundance of talent in that area of the pitch. He's your captain and he has been England's best p...

76ers take Ben Simmons with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Maybe Draymond Green's experience as a second-round pick can inspire Davis now. Basketball remains one of the sports with a full-time residential program at the AIS which Hunt said the NBA has identified as the best of its kind in the world.

Officials believe they've captured alligator that killed boy

The statement said experts attempted bite wound analysis and DNA testing to determine which alligator may have been the actual attacker. An intense search followed, with wildlife officers and Disney officials scouring the lake that is connected to ...

SCOTUS Upholds Use of Race in Texas College Admissions

Justice Elena Kagan didn't take part in the decision; she worked on the case while serving as solicitor general. "We don't have a (racial) quota". Marisa Bono, a lawyer at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, described the decis...

Knicks Acquire Derrick Rose from Bulls in Blockbuster Trade

NY sent center and Stanford product Robin Lopez and guards Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant to the Bulls in the deal. Rose, who had one year left on his deal, was the Bulls' No. The Knicks project to have at least $30 million in cap space this summe...

Ireland needs 1st win over Italy in 22 years to advance

Unfortunately, after scoring an own goal against Sweden in the last game, Ciaran Clark had another underwhelming game. Richard Keogh and Shane Duffy are pushing for that starting place at centre-back. We've played some very good teams and got good re...

Martin O'Neill says Ireland have forgotten about Thierry Henry's handball

Ireland were denied a place in the 2010 World Cup when Arsenal legend Thierry Henry controlled the ball with his hand to tee up a William Gallas equaliser that sent France to South Africa from a playoff in 2009. Keane could only sit and watch as Robb...

Facing Argentina, Messi in Copa semis not overwhelming

As long as the US men's national team shows up and plays a strong match against Argentina, the club can be proud of what they've accomplished. The victor will play the victor of the Wednesday semifinal between Chile and Colombia on Sunday night.

Chris Coleman wants Wales to win ugly as Euro 2016 adventure begins

Despite lacking game time, Coleman says the trio are physically "very very good" and if the situation stays the same, all three will be available for the Slovakia game. Pupils from Whitchurch High ask former pupil Gareth Bale questions at the press...

Detroit city hall locked down; visitor may be armed

A scan of the man's briefcase shows what seems to be a gun, but by the time security spotted it the man was already in an elevator and could not be found. Young Municipal Center without triggering alarms until the man had disappeared. "This person ...

Iraq battles IS in Fallujah days after declaring victory

Army officer captain Alaa Mahmud said Iraqi forces have managed to control four villages to the north of the Saladin province. He said Iraqi forces were now clearing roadside bombs left in the area. "All the other places you have heard about, like ...

Hodgson gets the substitutions right against Wales

The Welsh will be hoping that England will do them a favor and beat Slovakia, which also has three points. Hodgson's men could also do them a turn by beating Slovakia in St Etienne - but Coleman is adamant Wales won't need their help. "Russia are a...

Police arrest Ex-Dolphin Bess after standoff

Davone Bess, the former Oakland high school football star who played for the Miami Dolphins and Cleveland Browns, was arrested after a standoff with police, the Arizona Public reported Monday. Bess was released by the Browns in 2014 after less than...

Didier Deschamps happy with France forwards despite drawing blank in Lille

LYON, France Albania coach Gianni De Biasi took a gamble on Sunday by dropping captain Lorik Cana from his starting line-up at Euro 2016 to preserve the team that almost managed a draw with France , and it paid off in a tense 1-0 victory over Roma...

Hall of Famer Park Fails to Make Cut at LPGA Event

The 57-year-old Blake had five birdies and three bogeys on the A.W. Tillinghast-designed Wissahickon Course. "With the rain overnight, it made the greens a little softer but it was still tough". She's in the top 10 in greens in regulation, putts pe...

'Keeping Up': That time Kim, Kourtney, Khloé found out Rob got engaged

Chyna already has a three-year-old son, King Cairo, whose father is Tyga , and as the rapper was dating Rob and Kim's half-sister Kylie Jenner until recently, there has been much speculation as to whether the famous family are pleased with Rob's r...

Obama honors Super Bowl champion Broncos at White House

In addition to Manning, among others, Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas attended Monday's celebration. Kayvon Webster slid in at nickel. But he has not participated in the Broncos' offseason program and Tuesday's breakdown in talks signals not e...

Lukaku strikes twice to help Belgium beat Ireland 3-0

Italy have already qualified for the knock-out stages, two wins guaranteeing them top spot in Group E. That offers hope they may rest players in Lille next week and O'Neill said: "I think we are capable of breaking Italy down, and one chance might ...

RUMOURS: Giggs set for Nottingham Forest after Man Utd exit

The 27-year-old winger was released by Reading at the end of his contract this summer and will be a free agent. Giggs has rejected Jose Mourinho's offer to continue as assistant manager at United and will now cut his teeth in the Championship in ...

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Area softball teams gearing up for spring — SPORTS SPOTLIGHT

She recorded three strikeouts and allowed one hit. A 5-run fifth inning was too much for Winchester too overcome Tuesday in its home opener as the Falcons lost an 8-4 decision to...

Ben Simmons Or Donovan Mitchell? Draymond Green Picks Rookie Of The Year

Simmons made his remarks about the Rookie of the Year race in an interview with ESPN on Saturday. Plenty weighed in to the original sweatshirt comment. "I really don't care", M...

Siria, allerta sulle rotte aeree nel Mediterraneo orientale

Preparati Russia perchè arriveranno belli, nuovi e intelligenti . Così il presidente degli Stati Uniti , Donald Trump , su Twitter, a proposito della situazione in Siria . A sco...

Here's what Verstappen had to say about Hamilton's criticism

Verstappen took the criticism in his stride, telling Dutch television Monday night: "You are full of adrenaline when you have just stepped out of your vehicle ". "From Max's positi...

John Cena Makes Peculiar Appearance After WrestleMania Loss to The Undertaker

Undertaker seemingly retired after last year's WrestleMania after a loss to Roman Reigns . Never let it be said that John Cena is a liar. WWE has kept the fight in suspe...

Nadal routs Zverev, Ferrer outlasts Kohlschreiber to lead Spain past Germany

The victor of the Valencia quarter-final will face either defending champions France or Italy for a place in the final. Ferrer needed almost five hours to defeat Kohlschreiber ...

Floyd Mayweather makes huge claim over potential fight with Conor McGregor

I spoke with SHOWTIME , I spoke with CBS. I spoke with CBS. When Floyd Mayweather tries to take the moral high ground, you know you've made a serious mistake. Since the fight,...

Antonio Conte 'frustrated,' says West Ham draw sums up Chelsea's season

However, striker Javier Hernandez is available after overcoming an illness. With fifth-placed Chelsea lagging 10 points behind fourth-placed Tottenham with only six games rem...

Max Holloway declared medically unfit, pulled from UFC 223 main event

The UFC has lost its main event for UFC 223 on Saturday at Barclays Center. It does mean, however, that a shock Iaquinta win would mean Ferguson [interim champion] and McGregor...

Conor McGregor Responds To UFC's Title-Stripping Threat With Vulgar Defiance

White confirmed that Ferguson would revert to being the number one contender with the victor at UFC 223 taking McGregor's belt. There's a warrant out for Conor McGregor aft...

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Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Irving, who suffered a patella fracture in the 2015 NBA Finals, had a procedure to remove a tension wire in his knee late last month after experiencing increasing discomfort. And ...

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

After sitting out last year, Griffin still made it clear in media interviews that he had a desire to play again, and said he came close to signing with Baltimore last year. Though ...

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

The Patriots have traded Cooks to the Rams for Los Angeles' first-round draft pick, 23rd overall. Cooks is the fourth former first-round pick the Rams have added to their r...

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

I will wear that maybe for the rest of my career. I'd prefer to just chalk this game up to a great game with a clutch shot giving all basketball fans something to talk about for a ...

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Amazingly, the only teams Salah has failed to score against in the Premier League this season are Manchester United and Swansea. Former Reds forward Christian Benteke started the...