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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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Lionel Messi vs Ecuador OR Cristiano Ronaldo vs Sweden

Speaking afterwards, Messi said: 'There was always the fear of coming here to play. 'It would have been insane not to be in the World Cup. Despite going a goal down in the v...

Tim Cahill-led Australia sees off fearless Syria

Australia will next month face the fourth-placed team from the Concacaf section - now Panama - across two legs for a place at the World Cup. In the second leg against Australi...

Dodgers sweep away D-backs, advance to NLCS

First #postseason homer for @ Cody_Bellinger? The Chicago Cubs edged ahead of the Washington Nationals 2-1 in their NLDS, courtesy of a 2-1 win. Later on, Bellinger was at...

Warner compares Guwahati track to English wickets

The left-armer became the first man to remove Virat Kohli for a duck in a T20 when he caught and bowled the India skipper off an nearly identical delivery. Glenn Maxwell, 5. M...

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection

Feinstein, the oldest USA senator, was first elected to the chamber in 1992, in a special election. But in an era of all-out ideological resistance to the Trump presidency, she ha...

Colombia clash brings India's best chance to open account

Now comes Colombia. And maybe the slightest hint of progress? One less goal conceded than against U.S. or even one scored? The team, promised coach Luis Norton de Matos, will ...

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons

Google's balloons received approval to fly over Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for up to six months, according to the FCC note. After Hurricane Maria made landfall and d...

Heynckes set to succeed Ancelotti at crisis-hit Bayern

The 72-year-old has been named as manager until the end of the season, in his FOURTH spell back at the Bundesliga giants. "There is a great deal of trust between Jupp Heynckes ...

AIFF to make logistical arrangements for parents of U-17 boys

India will play all of their matches at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi . India have been draw in Group A of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U...

Three killed as militants attack airport security camp in Indian-controlled Kashmir

He said one militant was killed at the gate while two managed to get inside the camp. Security personnel sealed all possible escape routes as Army commandos, the BSF , the Centr...

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Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Miami Dolphins v New Orleans Saints on TV?

Drew Brees before a snap during the New Orleans Saints' win over the Miami Dolphins in London . When reminded that his Dolphins went 1-4 a year ago before rallying to make...

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000

They would have wanted to gain some momentum with another victory ahead of the three-match Twenty20 series, starting on Saturday, but a clinical performance from India barely gav...

"It freakin' sucks" says one Cardinal while watching Cubs celebrate

Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong of a potential game-tying home run with two outs in the 11th inning to preserve a one-run lead during a baseball game Thursday, Sept. Davis, who had ...

Man United focused on winning Champions League — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Fellaini is still feeling the effects of a heavy challenge from Southampton's Shane Long over the weekend with Carrick also joining him on the sidelines. "And we are going to hav...

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

Penn State survives road test at Iowa on final play

His previous career best was 207. During the preseason, Huff said Penn State's coaches asked themselves a question: "How can we not allow teams to eliminate arguably the best p...