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Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

Although dates for the Prime Minister's trip have not been formally or officially announced , the White House has penciled in June 26-27 for the first face-to-face meeting between Trump and Modi. As ...

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Real's remarkable Ronaldo again delivers when it matters

Real's remarkable Ronaldo again delivers when it matters

Indeed, Real are the first to win back-to-back titles since the competition morphed into the Champions League , European football's biggest club competition. His tally now reads as - 406 goals for R...

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Gareth Bale celebrates UEFA Champions League title at home

Once again, Ronaldo was the real deal for Real, scoring twice to make him the Champions League's top marksman for the fifth successive season. After the Champions League final , Ronaldo gave a ...

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Luka Modric believes Real Madrid will dominate European football for some time

Real managed to score three goals in the second 45 minutes against a Juve side that had only let in three in the previous 12 matches in this season's Champions League . The most important is that I d...

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Gianluigi Buffon can not explain Juve's second half Champions League final slump

Record-breaker Ronaldo became the first player to net in three finals, bagged his 600th career goal and Real's 500th in the Champions League . A spectacular overhead kick from Mario Mandzukic had c...

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Warriors' Kerr considers returning as coach for Game 2

Warriors forward Kevin Durant dunks in front of LeBron James during the first half of Game 1. Below are some of the predictions and reactions from some of the Silver and Black's players about G...

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Zinedine Zidane hails 'spectacular' year as Real Madrid retain Champions League

But Real were dominant after the break as goals from Casemiro , Ronaldo again and substitute Marco Asensio sealed a 12th European Cup win and a third in four seasons. "Will I stay? It's clear, ...

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Crosby, Malkin held blank as Penguins lose Game Three in Nashville

This had been a weird series through two games, from the disallowed goals to Pekka Rinne's uncharacteristically shaky play to Pittsburgh stealing Game 1 despite a comically long shooting drought. ...

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Purdy: Durant showing Warriors how it should've been done a year ago

But the Warriors understand that defense is the wellspring of their best offensive efforts. "I try not to predetermine anything, just go out there and hoop". "I'm gonna coach until they tell me it's d...

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Del Potro consoles injured foe, doing 'what my heart feels'

Frenchman Nicolas Almagro was forced to retire from his second-round match at the French Open overnight (NZ time) and found an unlikely source of comfort in his opponent Juan Martin del Potro . M...

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My future is in Premier League, says Arsenal's Olivier Giroud

My future is in Premier League, says Arsenal's Olivier Giroud

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud says that winning the Premier League with Arsenal is now his main goal , playing down talk of a potential return to France. Just over 10 minutes later, the lead wa...

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Rampant Real Thrash Juve, Retain Champions League

Gianluigi Buffon - the best goalkeeper in the world this season, and perhaps the greatest of all time - sat down and stared into space. It was a second half Juventus would like to forget nearly...

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Ronaldo, Buffon and the Champions League Team of the Season

Ronaldo, Buffon and the Champions League Team of the Season

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice, the second the 600th goal of his remarkable career, with Casemiro and Marco Asensio giving Real a dominant final scoreline as Juventus conceded more in the final...

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Zidane team talk was key to victory, says Ronaldo

Rome: Over 400 people were injured in a stampede due to a false alarm that caused panic in Italy's Turin city where Juventus supporters had gathered to watch the Champions League final against R...

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Dramatic Images: Deadly Terror Attacks in Heart of London

In packed pubs - normally scenes of Saturday night revelry and merriment - patrons threw chairs, bottles and glasses at the attackers as the assailants used long knives to slash their way through crow...

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Durant, Warriors dominate James, Cavaliers

But the Cavaliers have the advantage of knowing they bounced back from losing the first two games to the Warriors past year, including a 33-point rout in Game 2, and they eventually overcame a 3-1 d...

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Real Madrid beat Juventus, retain Champions League title

We are the first team to win it two years in a row, and I scored two goals. While most players in the world game are on holiday, Ronaldo will now get ready to travel to Russian Federation with his P...

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True champion: Ronaldo helps Real Madrid make history

The Portugal captain now has a remarkable record of 105 goals in 140 Champions League games - 12 of those coming in just 13 games this season. They lost to Lazio in 1999 and Zenit in 2008 after winn...

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Real Madrid win UEFA Champions League

Safe to say we may ponder no more. Ronaldo reached 400 goals for Real during the current season as well as 100 in the Champions League . While the first half ended 1:1, Real Madrid dominated in...

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1000 injured in panic after soccer game

1000 injured in panic after soccer game

Real Madrid football team fans celebrate the team's win on Plaza Cibeles in Madrid on June 4, 2017 after the UEFA Champions League football match final Juventus vs Real Madrid CF held at the National ...

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Police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians

All three were shot dead by police at the scene. Seven people were killed and at least 48 others were wounded, some critically, before officers shot and killed the three suspected assailants. Jers...

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Bale enjoys 'dream' Madrid win in Cardiff

A spectacular overhead kick from Mario Mandzukic had cancelled out Cristiano Ronaldo's opener in the final. Making a perfectly-timed run to the near post, he met Luka Modric's cross with an ice-cool...

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Austin Dillon Wins the Coca Cola 600

It was the first victory for the No. 3 vehicle since October 2000 when Earnhardt won at Talladega. It's been 16 years since the tragic accident at Daytona that claimed the life of NASCAR legend D...

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Zunino's slam, 7 RBIs power Mariners past Rays 9-2

Zunino's slam, 7 RBIs power Mariners past Rays 9-2

I've been just missing the pitches I should be crushing". I don't have to worry about where my body is or anything like that. Really, you just want to get one (run) in. Miller's error in the first i...

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How To Call Your Representative About The Paris Climate Accord

The president of the European Council says the EU and China are convinced that the US decision is a "big mistake". In Paris, the venue for the pact, French President Emmanuel Macron turned Trump's...

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Injured Chris Woakes ruled out of tournament

Injured Chris Woakes ruled out of tournament

England captain Eoin Morgan explained Rashid's omission in favour of five seamers and spinning allrounder Moeen Ali was a tactical move based on Bangladesh's perceived strength against slow-bow...

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Third time should be charming for Cavaliers or Warriors

Steve Kerr looks better than he has since he took a leave of absence during the Golden State Warriors' first-round playoff series , and there's a chance he will coach at some point against the Cle...

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Nashville Predators GM David Poile is all smiles

Nashville Predators players and coaches pose with NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and the Campbell Bowl after winning Game 6 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL...

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Manchester United cool interest in £87 million rated Atletico forward Antoine Griezmann

Manchester United cool interest in £87 million rated Atletico forward Antoine Griezmann

The club have been contemplating Griezmann's signing, and triggering the player's £87 million release clause. Griezmann is now set to stay with Atletico. Not only does the transfer affect Atletico a...

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Feats of Klay less important than Golden State Warriors winning

After the game, Curry credited a defensive effort that limited the Cavs to 34.9 percent shooting on only 86 field-goal attempts - 20 fewer than the Warriors managed - while also forcing LeBron James'...

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