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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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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...