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by | June 22, 2018 | 03:13

If it was McHale, he can be seen standing to the far right of the photo near the woman holding up a "Women For Trump" sign. "Do you believe what you're seeing - how that no matter what she did, no matter how many crimes she committed, which were numerous, they wanted her to be innocent", Trump said.

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:24

Pogba beat his defender and found Giroud with a flawless pass. Giroud then chipped it for Mbappe to easily tap it past goalkeeper Pedro Gallese . France were nervy having failed to build on their lead and Peru continued to push forward, yet failed to find a clear opening. Peru needed to raise the tempo in the second half and Jefferson Farfan and Anderson Santamaria came on for Yotun and Alberto Rodriguez to add pace to their attack.

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:23

Croatia , who lead Group D after beating Nigeria in their opening game, looked increasingly composed but also faltered in front of goal, including a mis-directed header by Mario Mandzukic on the half-hour. The defeat to France mean the Socceroos need a win against Christian Eriksen's Denmark in Samara. And former Federation Internationale de Football Association president Sepp Blatter said he believes the World Cup should return to England when Europe next gets its turn to host the ...

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:22

A hot dog cannon can be a lot of fun at a baseball game, but sometimes it can be unsafe. "It's going to go down the side of my face", she told ABC 6. Kathy McVay, a huge Philadelphia Phillies fan, was attending a game Monday night when the team's mascot, the Phille Phanatic, pulled out his customary hot dog launcher and began shooting the dogs into the stands behind home plate, where McVay was sitting.

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:01

Senegal chalked up Africa's first victory at the World Cup with a 2-1 success over lacklustre Poland in Group G. "This victory means we have started the competition in the best possible way, but we are not too euphoric because we know we will have a hard game against Japan ".

by | June 21, 2018 | 07:05

A scrappy second half goal by Diego Costa broke a Persian stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win over a courageous Iran in a nerve-jangling World Cup clash on Wednesday. They have to improve - and fast. "The gap is just getting bigger and bigger". "It has been tough for him to face this without expecting it, but I see him very well, very concentrated and he trusts us a lot".

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:31

Three goals in a 15-minute span early in the second half did the damage against Egypt , with Ahmed Fathi poking the ball into his own net - the fifth own-goal of the tournament - to put Russian Federation ahead in the 47th minute. Senegals win was the first for an African team at this year's World Cup, and the significance of this is certainly not lost on the coach, who at 42, is also one of the youngest coaches at the tournament .

by | June 21, 2018 | 03:39

But we are not here to take pictures of the monuments in Saint Petersburg - we are here because we want to compete. "Thank God we won our first game against Morocco ". For the majority of the match, Iran showed their determinaton and doggedness against a Moroccan side which was clearly superior in technical play.

by | June 21, 2018 | 02:32

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 22, 2017 in New York City. Early Tuesday evening, word broke that the Chicago Bulls are looking to move up in the 2018 NBA Draft .

by | June 21, 2018 | 01:05

Saudi Arabia were humbled by the hosts in the tournament's opening match and Uruguay seem an even tougher opponent for Juan Antonio Pizzi's side in Group A on Wednesday. Sanchez and Suarez wasted half-chances to extend the lead for Uruguay , who also won their opener against Egypt 1-0 thanks to a set-piece goal, defender Jose Gimenez heading home a late victor.

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:57

While the 32-year-old Howard undoubtedly is in the back nine of his career, he had a decent 2017-18 season for Charlotte, averaging 16.6 points and 12.5 rebounds while playing in 81 of the team's 82 games. The Hornets receive Brooklyn's second-round picks in 2018 (No. 45 overall) and 2021. The Hornets are in a delicate place, with a ton of bad contracts on their roster and a bona fide star in Kemba Walker who will be an unrestricted free agent next summer.

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:39

After both teams did their country proud by winning their opening World Cup group games, the fans were filmed cleaning up after the separate victories. We face realities that are not there in other continents. Thus far, the World Cup has been hard to predict, with some of the best teams falling to underdogs and confounding the experts.

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:25

They have a lot of experience with players who play in the best leagues in Europe. They beat Portugal 3-1 in the group stage of the 1986 World Cup; it was Morocco's first ever win at the tournament and Portugal's only World Cup loss against African opposition.

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:18

Shinnecock was tough. The USGA made it tough. "I hope these greens are good enough to play tomorrow", said Koepka, who lifted the trophy at Erin Hills past year with a record-equaling 16-under par total. Open. "It was a tale of two golf courses ". "We're not on the edge". "To get out there early and play a good round really was to my benefit". During the third round at Shinnecock Hills , Tony Finau and Daniel Berger were among the early starters, when the golf course was still ...

by | June 20, 2018 | 20:19

Blatter, who led soccer's world governing body for 17 years, is serving a six-year ban for unethical conduct after Federation Internationale de Football Association was rocked by a global corruption scandal in 2015. Blatter was ousted in 2015 after a massive corruption scandal at football's governing body which resulted in the charging of several top officials.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:41

During his 19-year career, O'Neal won three championships with the Lakers and one with the Heat. Do they go all in on a LeBron James return and deal the selection for an established player, which might also require them to include another asset or two in the trade? "My problem toward the end of my career was I was trying to shut everybody up and I was greedy (to win more titles)", O'Neal said to ESPN on Friday.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:37

Leonard originally did not want to sit down with the Spurs coach, according to the report . So far, the Spurs have been largely reluctant to give teams guidance on the players, or packages, that would interest them in trades, sources said .

by | June 20, 2018 | 18:59

Leonard also has just one year on his contract, giving the disgruntled superstar a say in where he'll go, as he can threaten to leave a given team after one year. Leonard is under contract for about $20.1 million next season and has a player's option for $21.3 million the following season. Leonard can also hit free agency next summer if he opts out of his current deal.

by | June 20, 2018 | 17:53

Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov says the World Cup hosts hope for many more celebrations after putting one foot in the last 16 by beating Mohamed Salah's Egypt 3-1 on Tuesday. His five goals led Egypt in World Cup qualifying, but also tied him for the lead among all African players in CAF qualifying. Cuper had to field questions from the Egyptian media about the team's setup, which has always been deemed too defensive by some critics.

by | June 20, 2018 | 17:32

The country hosted many public watch parties, and they were well-attended. Soccer fans took their reputation as a passionate community to a new level Sunday when an natural disaster tracking agency in Mexico detected an " artificial earthquake " that it said could be linked to World Cup fan celebrations in Mexico .

by | June 20, 2018 | 17:30

Federer now faces Milos Raonic in the final. Raonic saved the only two break points of the match and then was victorious in both tiebreakers. The heavy crowd favourite at the Weissenhof Club earned a match point with a high overhead backhand victor and finished off the popular victory seconds later to the roar of fans after just under two hours.

by | June 20, 2018 | 17:19

Luis Suarez will make his 100th appearance for Uruguay when his national team faces Saudi Arabia in a make-or-break Group A game. That should make it an easier day for Suarez, who has 51 global goals and is Uruguay's all-time top scorer.

by | June 20, 2018 | 16:57

The only African to score from open play so far in Russian Federation is Mbaye Niang , who pounced on an appallingly judged and executed Polish back pass to net Senegal's second goal at Moscow's Spartak Stadium. Here are the name of possible players who can be part of Senegal team in today's match. Senegal doubled the lead when M'Baye Niang took advantage of a mix-up between Grzegorz Krychowiak and Wojciech Szczesny to finish easily as Niang returned to the pitch from an injury.

by | June 19, 2018 | 17:15

When asked if Mickelson's actions could prompt a rule change, Lee said: "I don't think so". Fellow Englishman Ian Poulter slipped down into a tie for 10th at seven over after a 76. "I'm fully willing to withdraw", Mickelson said, as recounted Sunday afternoon by his wife, Amy. It sets up a Sunday that, depending on whether some of the fire is taken out of the golf course, could be magnificent or maddening.

by | June 19, 2018 | 17:13

While he's otherwise remained mum on his upcoming free agency thus far, James has made it clear he's still in "championship mode." "The Cavs are one of several teams making calls to San Antonio about Kawhi Leonard ", Cleveland.com's Pluto said, as quoted on NESN .

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:49

Saudi Arabia's official team plane caught fire in mid air as they travelled to their next World Cup match. The shaken players filmed themselves leaving the plane - a Russian Airlines Airbus A319-100 - shortly after landing. The aircraft landed with both of its engines working and the passengers disembarked normally, the agency's statement said . Defeat against Uruguay would nearly certainly see them eliminated from the competition, although they also play against Egypt in their ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:20

Brazil's players complained of a push on defender Miranda in the build-up to Switzerland's leveller, while calls for a penalty were turned down when Gabriel Jesus went down in the penalty area. It was certainly a memorable weekend for the Swiss maestro as he reclaimed his World No. 1 spot, won his 98th career title and then witnessed his country's football team register a historic result against Brazil .

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:00

The 2018 FIFA World Cup continues on Tuesday, as Colombia and Japan will face off at Mordovia Arena in Saransk . "We have to take the initiative". We'll be following the action below with our up-to-minute live blog following along the action that begins at 7 a.m. With the president of the country, Macky Sall expected to be in the Spartak stadium cheering on the team, the weight of exopectation on Mane and his teammates is at its peak.

by | June 19, 2018 | 15:48

Aaron Mooy's free-kick into the box was inadvertently prodded towards his own goal by Corentin Tolisso , but his blushes were spared by captain Hugo Lloris who made brilliant, low save. Regarding the first-used VAR technology which helps France earn a penalty, the 49-year-old coach said "an error is corrected" because of the new technology.

by | June 19, 2018 | 15:32

Willian has been linked with a move to Old Trafford since Mourinho took over two years ago having been the manager to take him to Chelsea back in 2013. During his time playing under the manager at Chelsea, the attacker showed that he could combine hard work with quality on the ball and he would benefit from playing within that system again.

by | June 19, 2018 | 15:30

Their coach Hernan Dario Gomez described Belgium as having "the best players in the world, except for Messi and Cristiano". "There wasn't much gold on show against Panama' ", wrote Hugo Camps in Het Laatste Nieuws, one of many commentators less than convinced by a scoreless first half and holes at the back that England and Tunisia will hope to better exploit.

by | June 18, 2018 | 14:08

Captain Luca Modric believes Croatia's opening 2-0 World Cup win over Nigeria can give them "wings" as his side prepares to next face Argentina . Maradona pounds his chest during Argentina game. " Croatia is a great team with many top players". They share a group with Croatia , Argentina and Iceland , so the odds are never in their favor.

by | June 18, 2018 | 13:10

In his pursuit of motor racing's Triple Crown - the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Le Mans - the two-time Formula One world champion ticked off the second of the three prizes in France. But in the end, both cars made it to the finish, to complete the company's dream result - a one-two, with Alonso's auto the victor. Jenson Button's BR Engineering BR1, which included Vitaly Petrov and Mikhail Aleshin, was pulled from the race in the final hour.

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:47

With a surprising level of comfort for long periods too. Australia coach Bert van Marwijk expressed his disappointment after the match. Griezmann admitted France had not played as well as they could have. "For me, it was a penalty", Griezmann, named man of the match, said afterwards. "We were not quick enough in our transition from defence to attack and that favoured Australia ".

by | June 18, 2018 | 09:31

Elsewhere there were a couple of surprise results as defending champions Germany slipped to defeat to Mexico , and Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland. But his plans to become only the third side in the World Cup's 88-year history to successfully defend their title were in disarray yesterday after the Mexicans tore into his defence from the start.