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GOP senator: North Korea missile test 'one of most advanced yet'

North Korea on Monday claimed it had successfully launched a new kind of "medium long-range" rocket that can carry a "large, heavy nuclear warhead". Why does this test matter? It reached an altitud...

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Strengthening Palace defence was crucial to survival says Allardyce

Strengthening Palace defence was crucial to survival says Allardyce

You could nearly say they have bottled it. Despite my disappointment at suffering relegation, I can not praise Marco Silva and his staff enough for the job they have done since arriving at the club in...

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Sam Warburton awaits return to play decision

Sam Warburton awaits return to play decision

Northampton Saints or Connacht await the victor of that match but Gatland would prefer Warburton - who is recovering from a knee injury - to be omitted from coach Danny Wilson's plans. "It was a physi...

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Reds boss: Winning titles is all that counts

Mourinho rested players last weekend in preparation for this game , making eight alterations to his starting line-up for the 2-0 Premier League defeat at Arsenal. "I want to go to the World Cup in Ru...

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Lewis Hamilton: "This is why I race"

The impact broke the suspension of both Raikkonen and Verstappen, forcing both to retire from the race. Stewards investigated the incident but ruled that no driver was wholly to blame. During four t...

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Anthony Joshua may Fight Klitschko again in October

Anthony Joshua may Fight Klitschko again in October

Overtures have been made to stage the bout in Beijing's Bird's Nest Stadium or in Dubai, but a more likely option could... After an epic encounter in Wembley Stadium on the 29th of April, Wladimir ...

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LA not sure it will play Trump card in Games bid

LA not sure it will play Trump card in Games bid

Paris and Los Angeles , the other remaining candidate city for the world's largest quadrennial sporting event, have entered a crucial phase ahead of their presentations to International Olympic Com...

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Troublemakers will be banned from West Brom after Chelsea disorder

Troublemakers will be banned from West Brom after Chelsea disorder

Chelsea host Watford in their penultimate home game having secured the title at West Brom on Friday, and look to be in great form having won each of their last four, keeping a clean sheet in the ...

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The Players Championship notebook

The Players Championship notebook

He hit a blind shot from 230 yards into the wind to a bunker and managed to get up-and-down to limit the damage, which is what Saturday at the TPC Sawgrass was all about. The former US PGA champion br...

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Daniel Sturridge return gives Liverpool more options, says Juergen Klopp

Liverpool , who are battling to hold on to a place in the top four, host relegated Middlesbrough in their last game of the season on Sunday. "Part of our lives is to handle pressure; to ignore the bad...

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Tottenham celebrate White Hart Lane finale

But when fans called out to him, "We want you to stay!" he failed to acknowledge them. Numerous seats have also been wrenched from the terraces and can be seen piled up at the side of (what was until ...

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Jorge Masvidal Wastes No Time In Calling Out New Opponent

Jorge Masvidal Wastes No Time In Calling Out New Opponent

I've fought that style so many different times. A few people have suggested that trash talking Woodley would help Maia promote his own image, but he said that boosting his popularity in this fashion...

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Huddersfield and Sheffield Wednesday in playoff stalemate

Huddersfield and Sheffield Wednesday in playoff stalemate

In addition, at the finish of the main stage of the championship, Huddersfield showed weak results, losing three of the last four matches. The stubborn originality of the Terriers' in-house culture ...

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Alonso threatens to quit F1

Alonso threatens to quit F1

He says the early stoppage gave him a rare opportunity for a short training session. He's a two-time world champion that wants to be a three-time world champion and he's only going to do that in a veh...

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No injury concerns as Conte eyes the Double

No injury concerns as Conte eyes the Double

John Terry, leaving the club in the summer, was given a rare start and the club captain scored the opener in the 22nd minute, reacting first inside the box after Willian's corner had fallen near him. ...

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Kane delighted to score winning goal in White Hart Lane farewell

Kane delighted to score winning goal in White Hart Lane farewell

A record-equalling 14th successive home league victory only underlines the club's progress under Pochettino. "It was a very emotional game and emotional ceremony". Son Heung-min fired straight at ...

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A scoring return for Chelsea as John Terry mulls retirement

A scoring return for Chelsea as John Terry mulls retirement

Walter Mazzarri's Watford , who had Sebastian Prodl sent off in stoppage time for two bookable offences, have now lost five league games in succession. Terry, when announcing he would sever tier with...

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Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

The fans are upset about a play in which Pachulia appeared to undercut San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard on his troublesome left ankle in Game 1 of their Western Conference Finals series. ...

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DeRozan scores 37 points, but Raptors fall to 3-0 against Cleveland

DeRozan scores 37 points, but Raptors fall to 3-0 against Cleveland

With the Cavaliers holding a 3-0 lead and wanting to close out the series and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, it's win or be done time . The Raptors were miserable from the 3-point line...

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NASCAR at Kansas Speedway for Bowling 400

There were times there it looked like we weren't going to have a shot at it". The No. 2 of Brad Keselowski and the No. 4 of Kevin Harvick were able to catch up as well, claiming second and third, re...

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Hamilton wins in Spain with Vettel second

Ferrari's Finish driver Kimi Raikkonen drives with a broken axel at the Circuit de Catalunya on May 14, 2017 in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix. Vette...

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John Terry expects emotional Chelsea farewell as he ponders retirement

John Terry expects emotional Chelsea farewell as he ponders retirement

Chelsea could reach 93 points with victory at home to relegated Sunderland next weekend and Conte's side have the chance to win the double when they meet Arsenal in the FA Cup final at Wembley on May...

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Zabaleta set for fond send-off at City, Toure still in dark

Manchester City on Sunday announced that full-back Pablo Zabaleta will depart the club at the end of the season. "The 58-times capped Argentina worldwide has informed the club he will move to pastur...

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N. Korea's missile test challenges South

N. Korea's missile test challenges South

Where North Korea was concerned, this meant putting down a marker that Obama's failed policy of "strategic patience" had ended, that the US would not tolerate the further development of Pyongyang's mi...

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This player should be at Chelsea next season - ex-star Celestine Babayaro

Cahill accepts some of the tension has lifted since Tottenham's defeat at the hands of West Ham last week but says Chelsea are not getting carried away just yet. Players, staff, myself, ' skipper Be...

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Magical Emre Can goal boosts Liverpool F.C. top-four push

Magical Emre Can goal boosts Liverpool F.C. top-four push

It was a hard game to play, we started really well and then we had to change Phil, who is very important player, and Adam Lallana coming on after so long out. "We have pressure, yes - but pressure in ...

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Canelo Alvarez Dominates Julio Chavez Jr.; Will Face GGG On Sept. 16

Numerous 20,510 fans inside the sold-out building wore either red (Canelo) or green (Chavez) headbands as they celebrated the Cinco de Mayo weekend by chanting "Mexico, Mexico". But de la Hoya insiste...

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Spurs Leonard likely out for Game 2

This won't be the case for the Spurs on Sunday afternoon in Game 1 against the Warriors, as the San Antonio Express-News is reporting that head coach Gregg Popovich confirmed that Kawhi Leonard w...

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John Wall's Last Second Three-Pointer Gives Wizards Game 6

The NBA acknowledged Saturday that the Boston Celtics should have had an extra second on the clock for the final possession of a Game 6 loss to the Washington Wizards , but said instant replay was ...

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Premier League Official Player of the Year nominees

Premier League Official Player of the Year nominees

Chelsea are in the finals of the FA Cup this season, but they were able to focus on the tournament because there was no Champions League football. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, hailed by the crow...

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