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Hillary Clinton speaks at American Federation of Teachers Convention

Hillary Clinton and her team are undoubtedly thankful for the presence of Donald Trump, as he is single-handedly keeping her from being one of the most disliked...


Jurgen Klopp tells duo 'it makes no sense to stay' at Liverpool

However, while that is certainly positive news in the sense that Matip won't be forced onto the sidelines for a lengthy period of time, it remains to be seen wh...


Adam Yates receives apology and white jersey after Tour de France collision

Young British cyclist Adam Yates received a personal apology from the Tour de France director on Saturday after he was knocked flying off his bike by a fallin...


Ashfield councillors back Corbyn for leader

The two MPs hoping to overthrow Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader have set out their stalls to try and win the backing of their colleagues. The former shadow b...


Serena Williams moves into the Wimbledon final

She won so many grand slams. "I can't believe I'm in the finals again". Kerber faces defending champion Serena Williams in Saturday's title match after de...


Jackson takes no-no into 7th, Padres win 5-3 to sweep Giants

Cueto, still sapped by a respiratory ailment, was not sharp in a 5-3 loss and the San Diego Padres ran through the thick part of the Giants rotation while compl...


RNC 2016: Melania Trump addresses the convention

The Republican National Convention started off with a bang - or a debacle, according to your point of view. "This is surreal", said Utah Sen. Supporters of a ro...


Griezmann proved his greatness in France win - Deschamps

Didier Deschamps is confident his France team is ready to deal with a phenomenal weight of expectation when they host Portugal in Sunday's Euro 2016 fina...


Mets: Noah Syndergaard leaves game early with arm fatigue

However, Blake Treinen ultimately coaxed an inning-ending double-play grounder from Juan Lagares as the Mets failed to score. Cespedes said he suffered the sa...


Dion Waiters unrestricted free agent after OKC rescinds qualifying offer

Oklahoma City could still re-sign Waiters, holding the former No. 4 overall pick's Bird Rights. Though there were certainly many teams around the National Bas...


Conte persuaded me to join Chelsea: Kante

Kante follows Michy Batshuayi as new boss Antonio Conte's second signing since taking over at Stamford Bridge this summer. "At the beginning of the new season...


McLaren Report Details Systemic Doping in Russian Sports

The IOC expects to publish a statement on Tuesday summing up its board's judgment. His claims - many of which were supported by the report - were what led...


Rahul Gandhi may have to face trial in defamantion case: SC

Case must be decided on merits, whether what you spoke was for public good or not. The court also hinted that Rahul Gandhi may have to face trial in the d...


Lydia Ko wins 2016 Marathon Classic

They went down the par-five 18th hole four times in a sudden death situation before Ko eventually triumphed, slotting a handy birdie putt for victory at the the...


Gabby Douglas Makes US Olympic Team Despite Rough Performance

Hernandez is the first Puerto Rican woman to make a U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team. After an exciting night of competition at the SAP Center, five gymnasts were...


All Russian teams may be banned from the Olympic Games

The anti-doping watchdog also calls on world governing bodies of sports implicated in the inquiry report to consider action against Russian national bodies. Dru...


Paul Pogba: Midfielder says Manchester United his is first family

The Sky Italia and Guardian journalist suggests United are working on the deal to bring Pogba back to Old Trafford and will soon send an official prop...


Portugal seeks revenge for past agony vs France

Portugal head into this final match coming off their best game of the tournament as they took down a Welsh side that came into the semi-finals coming off a con...


China tests two new airfields in disputed South China Sea

The case, covering a region that is home to one of the world's busiest trade routes, has been seen as a test of China's rising power and its economic and strate...


Leon, Rodriguez lift Red Sox over Yanks for 6th straight win

No, I don't get discouraged. There's a whole bunch of global initiatives on the business side that I'm certainly not involved with. "We're focused on the challe...


Indians beat Tigers again, Blue Jays extend run

Back with his original team, the speedy switch-hitter received a warm welcome from the crowd of 29,477 at Citi Field but went 0-for-4 with a strikeout in his fi...


Orioles' Dylan Bundy To Make First Major League Start July 17

Kevin Gausman is 1-6, however, and Yovani Gallardo (3-1), Friday's starter, hasn't been reliable, either. The Eastern League All-Star, 25, was 2-0 with a 2.31 ...


On Fox News, Trump pre-empts Benghazi speeches

The real estate mogul will appear on stage on the opening night to introduce his wife, Melania , who will deliver a speech as part of the first day's program...


Sagan takes stage 11, Froome gains time

The next mountain day comes on Thursday, when the race finishes on Mont Ventoux. He may be in yellow but not by a significant margin, with 10 others within 61...


Mourinho on Mkhitaryan debut: It's sweet how he touches the ball!

Young United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, who was unused at the DW Stadium, confirmed his participation in today's behind closed doors friendly against Blackpoo...


National Basketball Association legend Nate Thurmond dead at 74

Born in Akron, Ohio, Thurmond played college ball for Bowling Green before being drafted by the San Francisco Warriors in 1963, playing opposite Chamberlain. "T...


Lewis Hamilton cruises to fourth F1 British Grand Prix

In Austria a week before it was Hamilton , now victor of four of the last five races, who was subjected to jeers and whistles after a last lap collision with M...


Open Championship: Jack Nicklaus hails Stenson and Mickelson

I was going to have a nice couple of relaxed days back home with the family, bu t it's all good things that will happen. But the fun-loving new world No.5, wh...


Court Documents Say Joe Paterno Knew of Jerry Sandusky Abuse in 1976

Here's what the sculptor himself, Angelo Di Maria, told me in 2012 about whether his work should stay up: "I have to say, I can't be so bold, because I'm the ar...


Lind's pinch-hit homer in 9th lifts Seattle past White Sox

Robertson was pitching for the first time since July 6 but wouldn't use the layoff as an excuse. "That's why you play the game", Lind said later as he turned ...


Claudio Ranieri: Jose Mourinho can be the new Alex Ferguson

Right-back has been a problem area for United for some time while Matteo Darmian - who was signed by Louis van Gaal last summer - was supposed to be the answer,...


All The EURO 2016 Player Awards And Team Of The Tournament

I have mixed emotions after watching my home nation France lose in extra-time to Portugal in the Euro 2016 final. The longer the game went on, the more you th...


Craig Kimbrel To Have Knee Surgery, Red Sox Will Be Fine

Kimbrel had been selected for the All-Star Game on Tuesday. Suddenly the Red Sox are racking up the series wins, this time thanks to a big homer from Xander...


Marlins offering ticket discounts in honor of Stanton's Derby victory

Seeded third, Duvall had the advantage of hitting second and knowing he only had to surpass Myers' 10 home runs. Many were using the Western Metal Supply Co. ...


New Hampshire 301 victor Matt Kenseth fails post-race inspection

Tony Stewart finished second, followed by Joey Logano , Kevin Harvick and Greg Biffle . Martin Truex Jr .'s rotten luck continued, losing his clutch and s...


PK Subban showing Nashville he knows how to make entrance

Subban, part of a blockbuster trade earlier this summer that saw him exchanged with former Predators captain Shea Weber, recently arrived in Nashville, and ...


Rays fall once again despite a stellar pitching performance by Matt Moore

Archer, 27, is going through a nightmare of a season, mainly due to his inability to keep the ball in the yard. Pedro Alvarez hit a solo home run in the sixth -...


Melania Trump Offers Uplifting Speech in Her RNC Debut

The wife of the Republican presidential candidate gave her first major political speech on Monday when she addressed the Republican National Convention in Clev...


Kim Kardashian West-Taylor Swift Feud Reimagined as LeBron's NBA Finals Block

But New York is a one-party consent state (as are a majority of the states and the federal government), in which only one party need know the call is being re...


Froome To Defend On Final Mountain Stages

While Yates ended the day third in the overall classification, 2:45 behind Froome, he tightened his grip on the white jersey, stretching his lead over second-pl...


Doping: Russia likely to be banned from Rio Olympics

The Kremlin also criticised a call by the United States anti-doping agency USADA for a blanket ban on Russian participation in Rio that was made ahead of the ...


Fans pick sides in Swift-West feud

Brown Simpson is O.J. The former football player was acquitted at the end of the trial in October 1995 but was later sentenced to 33 years in jail in 2008 aft...


Loyalty to England saw Pietersen turn down Pakistan role

That, in turn, spells danger for an England team who were thrashed by 405 runs during last summer's Lord's Test against Australia , and also succumbed 2-0 to...


Swede edges Mickelson by 3 shots to win Claret Jug

Jesper Parnevik was the last top player to come out of the Scandinavian country prior to Stenson but his bogey at the last at Turnberry on the final day in 1994...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Manchester United debut could be very special

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was impressed with Henrikh Mkhitaryan's first game for the club, insisting his performance in the 2-0 win over Wigan was ...


Record-setting Stenson wins British Open

Stenson has always been one of the better players on the PGA Tour, but he'd never been in the final group of a major before this one. The next closest competi...


Rick Hendrick on Earnhardt: "We want him around for a long time"

The potential of bringing Gordon back for the Brickyard 400, a track where he's scored a record-high five victories is an event to be excited about for the whol...


Trump postpones running mate announcement following Nice attack

He also said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation should be used "for a goal". Asked whether he would mobilize North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and commit g...


Minnesota Republican Delegates Share Message Of Unity At RNC

Mike Lee (R-Utah), a close ally of Sen. Moments later, amongst cheers and boo's, Womack returned to the stage and called for a voice vote. "I'm not going to d...


China sending 416 athletes to Rio Olympics

China announced on Monday that it will send 416 athletes, including 35 Olympic champions - its largest athletic delegation ever for an overseas Olympics - and i...