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Sen. Patty Murray will oppose Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Sen. Patty Murray will oppose Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court

By and large, Gorsuch performed exactly as he has been trained to perform, sticking to a script that offered as few hints about his thinking, ideology and commitments as possible ― which Republican se...

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Carter scores season-high 24, leads Grizzlies past Bucks

Carter scores season-high 24, leads Grizzlies past Bucks

Greg Monroe and Matthew Dellavedova added 13 points, but the Bucks started a six-game road trip with a loss. Memphis stopped a five-game losing streak by ending the Bucks' six-game winning streak...

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Why Kentucky-UCLA battle could surpass the hype

Why Kentucky-UCLA battle could surpass the hype

Berry appeared to be over an ankle injury that hampered him in the Tar Heels' previous game against Arkansas, tallying 26 points, while the smooth Jackson worked the Bulldogs over for 24 points, five ...

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Australian cricketer Shaun Tait is now an Indian citizen

Australian cricketer Shaun Tait is now an Indian citizen

While a " war " is being waged on field, Tait, known for his pace and aggression, has embraced India. Tait got married to Indian model, Mashroom Singha, in 2014. He was the tournament's joint-second h...

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Kuldeep Yadav says play for Handscomb worked like a charm

Kuldeep Yadav says play for Handscomb worked like a charm

At first, the big news was that he would be Virat Kohli's replacement in the squad. In the next over, Umesh Yadav pushed one through Matt Renshaw's gate and pegged back his off-stump to dismiss the ...

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Residents near Transnet fire urged to evacuate

Residents near Transnet fire urged to evacuate

During the night, local businesses, residents and NGO, Gift of the Givers, rallied to support the exhausted firefighters, providing them with meals. The huge warehouse off Solomon Mahlangu Drive and...

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Florida's Chris Chiozza hits game-winning buzzer beater

Florida's Chris Chiozza hits game-winning buzzer beater

He walked a few more steps, and he said it again. "That sometimes happens when you have so many young guys". In the Wisconsin-Florida Sweet 16 game, Florida's Chris Chiozza drilled a full-speed, s...

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Six Nations: Plans to reduce tournament to six weeks

Six Nations: Plans to reduce tournament to six weeks

Any decision to reduce the number of weeks from seven to six will not be taken until May, after next month's Six Nations review meeting. Having not squared off since the All Blacks' 24-21 victory at...

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Smith, Warner give Australia strong start after Renshaw loss

Smith, Warner give Australia strong start after Renshaw loss

Smith's 20th Test hundred and third of the current series had put the tourists in a good position before India responded, with new-boy Kuldeep Yadav taking 4-68. After the tea session, Mathew Wade (57...

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Australian GP: Mercedes hits 'reset' to rebuild Hamilton relationship

Australian GP: Mercedes hits 'reset' to rebuild Hamilton relationship

Despite setting the pace in final practice, Ferrari ultimately didn't quite have the speed to challenge the best of the Mercedes drivers, with Vettel 0.268s down on Hamilton, but fractionally quicker ...

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Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics - 3/19/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics - 3/19/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

On Sunday, the Celtics, playing their second straight game without Isaiah Thomas, might have been looking ahead when they lost 105-99 to the battered and lowly 76rs in Philadelphia. Rozier scored 12 o...

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Tottenham striker Vincent Janssen ruled out for Netherlands with illness

Tottenham striker Vincent Janssen ruled out for Netherlands with illness

The 22-year-old has scored just once from open play since his £20m move from AZ Alkmaar in the summer, with the rest of his goals coming from the penalty spot. "Of course I'm not satisfied with the am...

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Koulibaly:

Koulibaly: "I'd be happy to play in England, but..."

It won't be cheap though, as according to the Metro earlier this month Chelsea had a £50m bid turned down last summer, and there is every reason to believe that Napoli may demand even more now w...

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March Madness: Arizona easily handles North Dakota, 100-82

March Madness: Arizona easily handles North Dakota, 100-82

The Fighting Hawks (22-9) won 10 of their last 11 games after rebounding from a 5-6 start to the season and registered their most victories in a season since moving to the Division I level. Arizona ...

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Barcelona-Valencia goal highlights: Lionel Messi scores rare right-footed goal

Barcelona-Valencia goal highlights: Lionel Messi scores rare right-footed goal

The Barcelona forward's brace against Valencia helped his side to a 4-2 victory in La Liga - standard stuff from one of the greatest players to have played the game. "We were dominated at first th...

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No. 3 UCLA takes on No. 2 Kentucky

No. 3 UCLA takes on No. 2 Kentucky

No. 8 Wisconsin (27-9) in the East region. "I appreciate all the fans and all the support", Ball said in the UCLA locker room. This is a huge moment for South Carolina's program, and given their cur...

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New York Islanders vs. Boston Bruins - 3/25/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

New York Islanders vs. Boston Bruins - 3/25/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Budaj has two wins in three starts with his new team, both on the road. Over the last three seasons, March 15 has marked the beginning of the end for the Bruins . We obviously are disappointed in t...

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Buffon set for 1000th match of his career

Buffon set for 1000th match of his career

The match was then interrupted for almost 10 minutes in the second half as Albania fans set up more firecrackers, creating a cloud of smoke over Buffon's penalty area. The hosts eventually grabbed a s...

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Verstappen: Australian GP will be 'boring'

Verstappen: Australian GP will be 'boring'

Last year, Red Bull driver Max Verstappen's controversial driving style triggered a blanket ban on changes of direction under braking. The Australian, looking to win on home soil for the very first ...

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Sebastian Vettel: Australia pole just out of reach, but we're close

Sebastian Vettel: Australia pole just out of reach, but we're close

Finally, the wait is over as we anticipate what will be an exciting weekend of motorsport as the first race of the Formula One (F1) season gets under way down under in Melbourne , Australia. "Valtter...

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Cam Talbot will defend the post Thursday for the Oilers

Cam Talbot will defend the post Thursday for the Oilers

Had a little bit of puck luck. "I don't know what it is, but we didn't look very sharp and they did". For the second time in three games the Colorado Avalanche surrendered five goals in the third...

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Mercedes and Hamilton still hold edge as F1 embraces new era

Mercedes and Hamilton still hold edge as F1 embraces new era

In multiple races last season, overtaking only took place behind the Mercedes duo of the aforementioned Hamilton and teammate Nico Rosberg, who promptly retired from the sport after capturing the driv...

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Eric Cantona mocks Manchester City defender: Calls on Guardiola to buy players

Eric Cantona mocks Manchester City defender: Calls on Guardiola to buy players

On Barca's shock win, Cantona told Eurosport: "For some it was "miracle on grass", for others it was the "heist of the century". Not a very good one, way too dramatic. He specifically targeted defen...

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Lewis Hamilton could quit Mercedes if this happens

Lewis Hamilton could quit Mercedes if this happens

The 27-year-old's first task will be trying to match the performance of three-time world champion and team mate Hamilton, who Bottas admits is the "benchmark" for all F1 drivers. Hamilton has made pas...

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Atlanta Falcons land Pro Bowl DT Dontari Poe

Atlanta Falcons land Pro Bowl DT Dontari Poe

Chiefs fans don't wish any ill will towards Poe. Atlanta still has weaknesses, but adding Poe should help in the team's quest to bounce back from its heartbreaking Super Bowl LI loss to the New Eng...

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Hamilton takes pole position ahead of Formula One season opener

Hamilton takes pole position ahead of Formula One season opener

Last season he was third fastest, behind the Mercedes pair of Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, with the gap down to 0.8 seconds - still a large deficit but a sign of improvement. "The more of a fight you ha...

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Devin Booker explodes for 70 points against Celtics, but Suns lose

Devin Booker explodes for 70 points against Celtics, but Suns lose

Following the game, Watson defended his late-game decision making. He also went 24 of 26 from the free throw line. "I've never seen nothing like that, chasing those numbers, but it is what it is", ...

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Kohli ruled out of fourth Test against Australia

Kohli ruled out of fourth Test against Australia

Lots of chatter on social media as well regarding the 22-year-old. The current season has seen Indore host a Test against New Zealand, Rajkot and Visakhapatnam welcome England, and Pune, Ranchi and ...

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The Cleveland Cavaliers have been worse than the Brooklyn Nets in March

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been worse than the Brooklyn Nets in March

Jokic backed down the forward and shook off James' physical defense to score on a soft hook late in the third quarter. With the way Jokic scored over both him and Kevin Love Wednesday night , however...

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New Orleans player chokes teammate during First Four game

New Orleans player chokes teammate during First Four game

UNO lost by one (which I swear is not intended as a pun) in their NCAA Tournament play-in matchup against Mount St. Mary's , and there were precisely two highlights, both involving New Orleans's juni...

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