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Author: 0 Centennial Celebration for JFK's Birthday in Boston

The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum will have a special exhibit called "JFK at 100: Life & Legacy". The stamp features a 1960 photograph by Ted Spiegel of Kennedy campaigning for president in Seattle. Kennedy, who was born in Brookline on May 29, 1917, was assassinated in Dallas on November 22, 1963. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier, according to executive director Steven Rothstein.

Author: 0 Monaco Grand Prix: What we learned from Vettel's win

I would feel exactly the same, 100 percent the same. "We were well beaten and so I think we are the underdog and we need to catch up", said Wolff as the tifosi celebrated with enthusiasm all around the Mediterranen principality. It's very hard to know what happens in the future but we will keep trying and try to make the best out of every weekend and just do what we can do. "It was quite hard to get a lap together and Lewis also struggled with that".

Author: 0 Returning Kvitova wins Roland Garros opener

Although her defeat might have been a shock in terms of rankings, with Russia's Makarova at number 40 in the WTA standings, it was no great surprise. I know in the last years I had always up-and-downs and right now I'm in actually the down feeling. "Last year was a completely different year", said Kerber after her defeat.

Author: 0 Kerber knocked out, Kvitova enjoys winning return

Kvitova was left fighting to save her career after the attack, admitting earlier in the week that her hand was "still not 100%". You helped me through this hard time. Initially overwhelmed by her opponent's sharpness and power, Boserup fended off three break points to hold in the fourth game, but though she settled into her rhythm on serve, she was unable to make inroads into the Czech's serve as Kvitova fired down seven aces.

Sports Ter Stegen agrees new deal; €180m clause
Author: 0 Ter Stegen agrees new deal; €180m clause

Ter Stegen, 25, had two years left on his previous deal but had made it clear that he was keen to prolong his stay . Ter Stegen joined Barcelona from Borussia Monchengladbach in 2014 and became first-choice goalkeeper this season, following Claudio Bravo's transfer to Manchester City .

Author: 0 Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

Golden State didn't score a point in the final 4:39 of the game to cap the Warriors' historic meltdown. Cleveland forward LeBron James has moved past Hall of Famer Michael Jordan as the leading scorer in NBA playoff history on his way to helping the Cavaliers ease into a third straight NBA Finals series on Friday.

Author: 0 Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers

Artemis skipper Nathan Outteridge reacts after losing to Team New Zealand. There were protestations of "no way" and "completely rubbish" on the Swedish catamaran, which is crewed mostly by Australians. Cutting the deficit by just the second leg, Emirates Team New Zealand breezed past Land Rover BAR and were ahead by nine seconds at the third gate.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton limits damage with 7th place at Monaco GP

For Ferrari , it seemed a perfectly executed plan to enable Vettel to win, and boost his drivers' championship bid, had unfolded. But it was shrouded in controversy. I think we'll have a fun night and then we have enough time to prepare for Canada". It is just about bringing the tyres into the right window and we have a fast vehicle but she doesn't like the tyres.

Sports Ausilio confirms Manchester United interest in Perisic
Author: 0 Ausilio confirms Manchester United interest in Perisic

Perisic could be the first of a series of big name arrivals at United this summer, with Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann and Burnley defender Michael Keane also believed to be at the top of Mourinho's wanted list. The 30-year-old has just one year left on his current deal at the Parc Des Princes' and has admitted does not know if you will be still at the club next season.

Sports Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat
Author: 0 Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

According to reports, terms of the contract were agreed to but not authorized by the board, so should they be satisfied with Wenger, it'll come down to a simple nod and signature rather than any prolonged negotiations. "It's not about popularity, it's about competence". Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? He described the criticism he had faced as a "disgrace" in a BBC interview broadcast prior to the final and returned to the theme after lifting ...

Sports Ernesto Valverde confirmed as new Barcelona manager
Author: 0 Ernesto Valverde confirmed as new Barcelona manager

However, the daily grind of the pressure at the Camp Nou forced him to announce back in March he would leave at the end of the campaign even before Barca missed out on both La Liga and the Champions League this season. "It was a very good day, so if I could choose one game, I'd choose that one". Athletic Bilbao said on Wednesday May 24, 2017 that Valverde will not remain as the team's coach next season, clearing the way for his expected move to Barcelona .

Sports Playoffs exit could spell retirement for Spurs great Ginobili
Author: 0 Playoffs exit could spell retirement for Spurs great Ginobili

The San Antonio Spurs were no match for the Golden State Warriors . The Warriors led by as many as 22 points in cruising to their third consecutive Finals appearance - they are seeking their second league title in three years. "I'll just leave it at that". Obviously, it's up to him how much longer he wants to go. "One thing I've always said is Steve does a great job empowering people", Green said.

Sports Tottenham complete unbeaten season at home in the league
Author: 0 Tottenham complete unbeaten season at home in the league

Goals from Vincent Wanyama and Harry Kane , with his first against United, also confirmed Spurs will finish second in the Premier League table behind champions Chelsea . "We so badly wanted to win and now we get to enjoy it and say thanks to the fans for an awesome season, especially at the Lane ". The construction teams have already been working on the new ground for most of the season and there is no room for sentimentality as the old White Hart Lane is tore down to make way for ...

Author: 0 IPL 2017 playoff schedule, venue, timings & who plays whom

A major reason for worry for the Mumbai Indians has been their bowling. MI average 38.21 per partnership for the first wicket this IPL while the same number for RPS is 25.64, second worst after DD's 20.21. In the absence of Ben Stokes team would hope Dhoni, who has been one of the best finishers in the game, does well with the bat as well. The average first innings total in VIVO IPL 2017 matches at the Wankhede Stadium is 172.

Author: 0 Sergio Aguero, Pep Guardiola Confirm Manchester City Striker Will Remain at Club

But City looked as if they would cut through the home side's scratch rearguard every time they went forward, especially down the right where Watford left back Brandon Mason, 19, endured a torrid first Premier League start. We have to prepare for the game against Watford in the same way because we need a result. Irrespective of how they fare over the weekend, Watford will still fall short of their points from last season.

Author: 0 Kevin Love on Cavs-Warriors: "I don't feel like we're underdogs".

The second installment of the NBA Finals series has seen that above Game 1 betting trend flipped on its ear, with underdogs bouncing back with a stronger performance in Game 2. 1 pick. James says he wants to be known, and remembered, as more than a scorer. And this Finals, the first time in league history that the same two teams are clashing three years in a row with a title on the line, might be the most anticipated of James' career.

Author: 0 Mumbai Beat Kolkata To Storm Into IPL Final

Despite an ordinary outing in Mumbai's 20-run defeat, Karn retained his place in Qualifier 2 against the Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday night and he finally made a big impression. He hoped that the refill would last till the last day of the season. Hyderabad had managed to score 128/7 in their 20 overs at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru .

Author: 0 Nashville used to opening the show on the road

The pair is already on the exclusive list of United States of America coaches to win the Cup: Bill Stewart with the Blackhawks in 1938, "Badger" Bob Johnson with the Penguins in 1991, Tortorella with the Lightning in 2004, Laviolette with the Hurricanes in 2006, Dan Bylsma with the Penguins in 2009 and Sullivan with the Penguins past year.

Sports LeBron, Cavs crush Celtics to reach NBA Finals
Author: 0 LeBron, Cavs crush Celtics to reach NBA Finals

Led by record-breaker LeBron James , the Cavs claimed a 135-102 win over the Celtics at TD Garden. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers open their title defense as underdogs against the Golden State Warriors as the NBA Finals get underway next week.

Author: 0 No surprise: It's Cavaliers-Warriors in the NBA Finals, yet again

Boston also could address its need for rebounding and rim protection, and Thomas, who is in line for a big payday, has stated the team should worry about his contract extension at a later date . Previous year he carried his team back from the brink as the Cavs became the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit in the best-of-seven NBA Finals and win the title.

Author: 0 Vettel, Ferrari Rule The Day In Monaco

Ricciardo and team-mate Max Verstappen are usually good value for this kind of thing, but the pair of them spent their afternoons tangled up in traffic and unable to shrug off Valtteri Bottas . "It's very hard for the leading auto (Raikkonen) to get jumped by the second vehicle (Vettel) unless the team decides to favor the other vehicle (Vettel)".

Sports Arsene Wenger Not Giving Up Hope Of Champions League Qualification
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Not Giving Up Hope Of Champions League Qualification

Arsenal are now fifth in the table, three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City and four adrift of third-placed Liverpool , who have played a game more . David Moyes was proud of his Sunderland players and dismissed Wenger's comments made on Monday that some Premier League teams had "released their focus" once they had nothing to fight for.

Sports Ander Herrera states his prediction for Man United v Ajax
Author: 0 Ander Herrera states his prediction for Man United v Ajax

It was a game that Harrop, in particular, will never forget thanks to his debut goal which followed a hat-trick he scored for United's under-23s in a victory against Tottenham at Old Trafford on Monday. "I don't have anything else in my mind apart from winning the final and trying to get the trophy for this club". 'There are no problems with the manager.

Sports Groves TKOs Chudinov to claim WBA 168 belt
Author: 0 Groves TKOs Chudinov to claim WBA 168 belt

Fourth time a charm for Groves in an incredible comeback journey since initially been stopped twice in his first two attempts at a world title against Carl Froch a few years back. Groves (26-3, 19 KO) had to withstand some early pressure from Chudinov (14-2, 10 KO), and even looked a bit rattled in the opening round. Chudinov did well until he was rocked by Groves in round six.

Sports French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return
Author: 0 French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

PARIS Sweat-soaked and still wearing her match outfit, Petra Kvitova was looking for someone to hug as she wandered into the players lounge in the French Opens main stadium shortly after leaving the court Sunday. "I mean, I know in the last years I had always up and downs and right now, of course, I'm ... down". The Czech star was left with her career in the balance after being attacked with a knife by an intruder at her home in December.

Sports 3 new National Football League rules that Broncos fans should know
Author: 0 3 new National Football League rules that Broncos fans should know

The NFL announced on Tuesday that its players will have more freedom of expression in 2017 as it will ease up on their previous rules regarding celebrations . Owners also voted on a reduced overtime rule, switching from 15 to 10-minute quarters. Owners have cut the overtime period from 15 to 10 minutes for all games following concerns from coaches who felt too many players were exhausted and risking injuries at the end of the extra period.

Sports Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last
Author: 0 Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

Somebody broke in front of him, and then he ran over what they broke and then he broke, so there were two cars broke in front of me and just oil everywhere. But Harvick, who won here in 2011 and 2013, held strong to end in eighth. But of all of the memories at Charlotte , one is strangely absent - a Cup Series points race victory.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel WINS the Monaco Grand Prix in a Ferrari One-Two

Obviously it didn't work out very well for me. Vettel starts the race on the front row alongside teammate Kimi Raikkonen while Hamilton is way back. It was a much different story a year ago, when Vettel was swearing and cursing on team radio, aiming expletives and broadsides at other drivers and even F1 officials.

Author: 0 How Close Is LeBron James To Michael Jordan?

That means this NBA Finals marks the sixth time James will be the underdog in eight career appearances. With each thunderous performance - and this postseason has been full of them as the Cavs, 12-1 in these playoffs, coasted into a rematch with the Golden State Warriors - he draws ever closer to his idol.

Author: 0 Preparations for ICC Champions Trophy continue with warm-up matches

It teaches you a lot as a captain, it teaches you a lot composure-wise. "You take a lot away from failures which are what I have always cherished". Former England batsman Ian Bell has tipped Jason Roy to do "huge damage" to visiting bowling attacks when the Champions Trophy begins next month.

Sports Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 in for first NASCAR Cup victory
Author: 0 Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 in for first NASCAR Cup victory

Once again, the most famous Indy vehicle race will be held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. Kim said she looked down at Dakota, who was standing tall and proud with his small right palm over his heart, like a miniature soldier.

Sports Thiem, Zverev aiming to upset old guards
Author: 0 Thiem, Zverev aiming to upset old guards

He has lost to only four players - Roger Federer , Sam Querrey , Milos Raonic, and Dominic Thiem . He's ironed out all the problems he's had with his confidence and his movement. "Novak is coming, for sure behind him". A guy I think will do poorly is the current world No. 1, Andy Murray . "I saw him hitting the ball much flatter, which can make it much more hard for opponents".

Sports First rain drops at French Open
Author: 0 First rain drops at French Open

The French Open can not facilitate night tennis. Nadal , however, is not looking that far ahead. I am very happy the way that I arrived here. Sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem is safely through to the second round of the French Open . Now the Serbian star has taken the lead for success. While the 2015 champion has had uninspired results for most of 2017, Wawrinka isn't the kind who needs form and momentum to win big.

Sports Conte, 3 other managers who won the EPL in their first season
Author: 0 Conte, 3 other managers who won the EPL in their first season

Information from the Press Association was used in this report . Just as the first-team's win on Friday, it wasn't easy for the U18s either, though most of the wounds were self-inflicted through nerves and sloppy play. Pass and shot accuracy - Both of these figures have seen a small increase of 1%, though have this season stuck far closer to the mean in comparison to the erratic displays of 2015/16.

Sports Celtics fail to stop Cavs
Author: 0 Celtics fail to stop Cavs

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. It's the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Golden State Warriors , and now it's the rubber match of the series. With each thunderous performance - and this postseason has been full of them as the Cavs , 12-1 in these playoffs, coasted into a rematch with the Golden State Warriors - he draws ever closer to his idol.

Author: 0 Kimi Raikkonen: Monaco result doesn't mean much

Raikkonen's second place finish means Ferrari will take the first and second spots on the podium. But Raikkonen saw nothing to smile about and the question being asked elsewhere was whether Ferrari had manipulated the pitstops to ensure Vettel got ahead.