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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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De Kock ruled out of ODIs, T20s against India

South Africa team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee said: "Quinton suffered an extreme blow to the left wrist while batting in the second ODI on Sunday and felt severe pain and discomf...

Support stir in Kashmir, says Pakistan PM

Every year, on February 5, Kashmir Solidarity Day is widely marked across Pakistan and by Kashmiri nationalists worldwide, holding special programs. Kashmiris considered themselv...

Tottenham superstar Harry Kane gives verdict on Lucas Moura transfer

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that he does not want to weigh down new signing Lucas Moura with too much pressure, as he adapts himself to the Prem...

Kirk Cousins breaks his silence after Redskins trade for Alex Smith

The Washington Redskins seemingly acquired their starting quarterback going forward in a trade with the Kansas City Chiefs that brought Alex Smith to Washington in exchange f...

He Needs Time - Mauricio Pochettino Eases Pressure On Lucas Moura

With big games coming up and the race for the last three Champions League places too close to call, there are no easy games in which to ease players back to full fitness. However...

Dad attacks doctor who sexually abused his 3 daughters

Margraves then asked for one minute alone instead. Margraves then ran toward Nassar and got within a few feet of him before being tackled by courtroom security. Randall Margraves...

Pelicans Acquire Nikola Mirotic In Trade With Bulls

With Mirotic playing the best basketball of his NBA career, Chicago was wise to capitalize on his all-time high trade value. Best of wishes to you in New Orleans , Nikola. The P...

Carrie Underwood's Husband Mike Fisher Not Retiring From Hockey After All!

Fisher said his wife, country music star Carrie Underwood , encouraged him to make a comeback. Fisher played the past seven seasons with Nashville and was the team's captain in ...

FEMA to end hurricane-related food, water aid for Puerto Rico

In a bipartisan letter signed by U.S. Sens. Maldonado said FEMA's aid is critical to residents, as much of the money they would have normally used to buy food is instead being ...

WADA seriously concerned by CAS decision to lift sanctions against Russian athletes

Russia has never doubted its athletes' honest victory at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday, commenting on the Court of Arbitr...

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Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Johnson also grabbed 10 rebounds, while Detroit's Andre Drummond piled up 21 points, 22 rebounds, seven assists, three steals and three blocks. Love was trying to receive an en...

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Two hours later, dejection was writ large across McIlroy's face as Li celebrated the finest win of his fledgling career. Two near misses, that must've hurt Rory McIlroy . "I alw...

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

His three-pointer cut the lead to one in the fourth quarter as Billy Donovan attempted to steal a few minutes with Westbrook, Anthony and George on the bench, but Westbrook returne...

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods' most recent competitive play was at December's limited-field, no-cut Hero World Challenge , where he shot three rounds in the 60s but showed some signs of rustiness on and...

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

They remain unbeaten in their last six matches and that form has pushed Michael Flynn's troops into eighth in the League Two table. Newport welcome Tottenham to the Newport ...