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Portugal thrash New Zealand, reach Confederations Cup semis

Russian Federation were knocked out after losing 2-1 to Mexico in Kazan , another setback for the hosts of next year's World Cup who have recently become accustomed to early exits from global tou...

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Gerrymandering benefited GOP in 2016

Gerrymandering benefited GOP in 2016

The analysis showed that Idaho is among the top 10 states in the country with the biggest "efficiency gap", or the percentage of seats won by Republicans beyond what would be expected based on their...

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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

However this roster shakes out come the opening game of their inaugural season on October 6 against the Stars in Dallas - and then the first home-opener at T-Mobile Arena on October 10 against the Coy...

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Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final

Federer will face fourth-seeded German Alexander Zverev , who rallied to beat Richard Gasquet of France 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the other semifinal. Gasquet will now play the victor of the last quarter...

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Blue Jays Roberto Osuna 'anxious and lost' when not on field

Merrifield greeted Jason Grilli with a double to left to score Escobar and Gordon. His first pitch to Salvador Perez missed the zone down and, when Tepera tried to raise his sights, he threw the n...

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New York Rangers trade Stepan, Raanta to Phoenix; both sides win

New York Rangers trade Stepan, Raanta to Phoenix; both sides win

Sounds like another big Arizona trade is in works. Hamonic has three years remaining on his contract, which carries a $3.857 million salary-cap charge, according to CapFriendly.com. "We took a big s...

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Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Petersburg . Organisers have laid fresh turf at the Krestovsky Stadium to allay fears over the condition of the pitch that prompted Zenit to shift their final league match to their former grou...

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Vessel that Struck USS Fitzgerald Was On Autopilot

Vessel that Struck USS Fitzgerald Was On Autopilot

Therefore, the starboard side was completely crushed, and its superstructure was penetrated. The Navy was trying to corroborate accounts which suggested that the two sailors who weren't nearly ins...

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Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

He joins Wayne Gretzky (1982-85, 1987) and Mark Messier (1990) as the only other Oilers to win the Ted Lindsay Award. If McDavid wins, it would be a memorable moment as nine-time victor Gretzky p...

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Cavs, GM Griffin to part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Cavs, GM Griffin to part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Not a rapt fan base. All of that while under intense scrutiny and pressure with LeBron James returning to the fold. He's demanding. A fearless, risk-taking, casino-owning gambler. No, not everythi...

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Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Manchester United manager José Mourinho . The Argentine midfielder is accused of failing to pay some 1.3 million euros to the Spanish tax authorities in 2012-2013 by giving up his image rights to ...

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Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

The 6-foot-1, 185-pound Lewis hit.377 with four homers and 25 stolen bases for JSerra Catholic High School . SS Kurt Stillwell (1983) and INF Nick Senzel (2016) selected with the second overall pic...

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Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". "This investigation was...

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CWS: Fitch drives in four in Louisville win

CWS: Fitch drives in four in Louisville win

The Aggies end their season at 41-23. Brian Howard (12-3) earned the win for TCU. "And Big Game Howie, as he's affectionately known in Fort Worth, showed up today ". "I felt like we didn't chase ...

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Frazier, White Sox Continue Strong Play in Win Over Blue Jays

Frazier, White Sox Continue Strong Play in Win Over Blue Jays

Shields went 5 2/3 innings giving up three runs on seven hits, with three strikeouts and a walk. White Sox LHP Carlos Rodon (left biceps bursitis) allowed seven hits and three runs in 5 2/3 innings ...

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NHL Expansion Draft: 5 best players available for Golden Knights

Opportunistic GMs can feed the Golden Knights' future to get a player who otherwise wouldn't be on the trade market. "You had a number of teams that had expansion issues that they were trying to dea...

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Pakistan outclass England to reach final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Pace bowler Hasan Ali took three wickets as Pakistan dismissed England , the only unbeaten team left in the tournament, for a mere 211. Pakistan chased down the target with relative ease, winni...

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Meet The Girlfriend Of The US Open Champion

Meet The Girlfriend Of The US Open Champion

If you pay attention to golf, or even sports in general, you've probably already seen Joe Buck's mishap during yesterday's final round of the U.S. Open. "That's Jena Sims ", The Washington Post no...

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Paul George to the Lakers? All the possible ways it can happen

Paul George to the Lakers? All the possible ways it can happen

Paul George says he's committed to playing for the Indiana Pacers next season. IN can offer him a five-year, $177 million extension as opposed to the four-year deal the Lakers are permitted to offe...

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Oracle skipper Spithill tough on, off water in America's Cup

Oracle skipper Spithill tough on, off water in America's Cup

The New Zealand team's double victory erased a one-point advantage the US team earned in an earlier regatta and gave them an early lead as they showed superior speed over the defending champions in ...

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Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

The Caltex Socceroos arrive in Russian Federation today ahead of their fourth appearance at the FIFA Confederations Cup . But for Australia, the Confederations Cup is both a means to an end and a w...

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Thomas shoots 63 in US Open third round

However, that would have to wait until the 18th as he left it low and walked away with a birdie. His putt on 18 slotted him at 11 under and two shots ahead of Charley Hoffman and Tommy Fleetwood . ...

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Gingrich says presidents can't obstruct justice - but accused Bill

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said on Friday (above) that Donald Trump was innocent of obstruction of justice because he is president - even though Gingrich led the charge in impeaching forme...

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Cosby case ends in mistrial

Cosby case ends in mistrial

We are sprouting up. Constand's case was opened more than a decade after the initial offense, which she reported in 2005, by a new district attorney. Before the trial, Cosby told CNN's Michael S...

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Kent State Football Player Tyler Heintz Dies After Workout

Heintz was a 2-star recruit, according to 247Sports.com, and he signed with Kent State on February 1. Heintz, of Kenton, Ohio, was on campus working out and taking summer classes. A freshman foo...

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