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Sports Annual Charity Baseball Game Still On After DC Shooting
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Scott Applewhite). He was in a critical condition Wednesday night and doctors said he would need several more operations. "Steve in his own way may have brought some unity to our long-divided country", Mr Trump added. Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania opened the morning speeches. The wife of the man authorities say shot Rep. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi today did offer one suggestion.

Sports Griezmann commits future to Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Griezmann commits future to Atletico Madrid

Talk around the soccer world last week seemed focused on whether or not Antoine Griezmann would agree to head to Manchester United via a pricey transfer. The France global said he had made a decision to stay at the Spanish side after discussing with his sporting advisor Eric Olhats . That leaves them unable to sign new players until the January window, ending the club's bid to bring in Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette.

Sports Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open
Author: 0 Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open

Rafael Nadal has defeated Stanislas Wawrinka in straight sets at Roland Garros to win a record 10th French Open title. Wawrinka lost his serve thrice as Nadal comfortably won the set 6-1 in just 35 minutes. In just three sets, Nadal played his way into history, becoming the only person to win 10 titles at the same venue in the Open era. "I think today, if you play Rafa, if you're not completely free with what you think and what you're gonna do and not completely relaxed the way ...

Sports Matt Davidson's slam leads White Sox past Orioles, 6-1
Author: 0 Matt Davidson's slam leads White Sox past Orioles, 6-1

The rookie definitely was in the zone on Tuesday night. Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Derek Holland delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Chicago.

Author: 0 Premier League fixtures: Klopp and Liverpool handed kind start

Liverpool youngster, Joe Gomez, will be given the chance to impress Jurgen Klopp in the Reds pre-season as a number of Premier League clubs start to show interest in securing the 20-year-old central defender on-loan next season. Arsenal go to Stamford Bridge on September 16th to face Chelsea , and the Gunners face Manchester City (away) and North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur (home) back-to-back on November 4th and November 18th.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors Destroy Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Finals

And it seemed perfectly feasible, too, leading the Cavaliers 3-1 in the finals series as everyone's new favourite underdogs. The party began as soon as Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 at Oracle Arena to clinch their second championship in three years.

Author: 0 Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

Which brings us to Curry, who will be eligible for a five-year, $205 million extension, and Durant. Their two titles in three years and their offseason addition of Kevin Durant last summer has many calling the team simply not fair to the rest of the National Basketball Association.

Sports UFC Fight Night 111: Holm vs
Author: 0 UFC Fight Night 111: Holm vs

In the night's main event , former women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm faces off with former title challenger Bethe Correia. Said Holm: "Everybody else thinks I should have pressure on me coming off three losses". "Those losses were frustrating, very heartbreaking", she said, referring to defeats by Germaine de Randamie, Valentina Shevchenko, and Miesha Tate.

Author: 0 Mickelson withdraws from US open

Phil Mickelson withdrew from the US Open on Thursday, opting to skip the tournament to attend his daughter's graduation ceremony, organisers said . RECORD SETTER: On a day for scoring, Adam Hadwin got a piece of a U.S. Open record, making six straight birdies. Subscriptions start as low as 25¢ per day.

Sports Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks
Author: 0 Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

O'Mahony's status as captain could prove something of a statement of pecking order ahead of the first Test against the All Blacks on June 24, with Warburton racing against time to be fully fit for New Zealand . "I thought this was a match on a nice dry track against a team that has nothing to lose so we knew the ball was going to get thrown around a bit". "We're scrummaging the way that we've been scrummaging and we've got to adapt and adjust to whatever happens on the park so it's ...

Sports Pakistan defeats Srilanka to enter semis in Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Pakistan defeats Srilanka to enter semis in Champions Trophy

Pakistan beat England by four wickets in the only completed ODI to have taken place between these nations in Cardiff (September 2016). They adjusted to conditions extremely well, and the wicket was obviously slow and low. He is now the leading wicket-taker in the tournament, with 10 wickets to his name. India outplayed Pakistan in all three departments of the game and registered a thumping win to start their campaign.

Sports Crusaders name seven All Blacks in team to face the Lions
Author: 0 Crusaders name seven All Blacks in team to face the Lions

Warren Gatland's men had a slow start to the much-anticipated tour of New Zealand with a stuttering 13-7 win over the Provincial Barbarians on Saturday and a strong Blues side made it even worse on Wednesday with a deserved victory. "Last night's result against the Blues was disappointing and we know we can't afford to give away so many penalties ". That may be why Gatland has chose to play Farrell as an out-and-out 10, despite the Saracens playmaker starring for England over the last ...

Sports Congressional shooting: Investigators seek info on shooter; area likely closed for days
Author: 0 Congressional shooting: Investigators seek info on shooter; area likely closed for days

U.S. Rep . Cedric Richmond (D-La.), who visited Scalise in the hospital Thursday, said that on a recent foreign trip he and Scalise took, 90 percent of their conversations were about the game. From the stands, Vince Wetzel, a resident of Sacramento, California, who is visiting Washington and chose to take in the game, said, "It's just a good call to put aside political differences and just play some baseball".

Author: 0 Playing both sides: Fultz happy to land with Lakers, Celtics

Fultz is projected as the top guard in a draft that features Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox close behind. "It was a family decision", Fultz said of his willingness to work out for Los Angeles. Over the last couple of weeks, there have been many NBA Draft rumors involving the Los Angeles Lakers . "That's to be against the top get to compete against them".

Author: 0 Ulster trio included in British Lions starting team to face Highlanders

The Lions skipper featured in the tour-opening victory over New Zealand's Provincial Barbarians but hasn't been seen since after a slight ankle injury followed a more serious knee problem. Crusaders forwards later admitted to frustration at the rulings, saying the Lions were clever enough to change the distance between the front rows from scrum to scrum.

Author: 0 Pakistan through to the Champions Trophy Finals

Former Pakistan captain Muhammad Yousaf said reaching the final of the ICC Champions trophy was a great achievement on part of Pakistan team given the fact that there was no worldwide cricket being played in Pakistan for past many years.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant's move to Golden State rewarded with MVP

Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals on Monday after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Golden State in 2015, the Cavaliers previous year, the Warriors again this time. We saw the variety of ways the Warriors can score when Curry and Durant are involved in those situations throughout the NBA Finals. The Warriors" "super team' were enacting revenge on LeBron James and the Cavaliers after losing to them in the 2016 Finals.

Author: 0 Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

Joe Root top-scored with 46 off 56 balls before being caught behind off Shadab Khan, but England's innings - for once in this tournament - never really accelerated. It's a big frustration because I think we've played some great cricket in this tournament so far, and we weren't anywhere close to it today. England then went into free-fall with even the normally aggressive Ben Stokes battling to score as his 34 runs came off 64 deliveries with no boundaries.

Author: 0 Stephen Curry Says He Probably Wouldn't Visit Donald Trump, White House

Instead of comparing himself to other players, he went into the deal thinking about the upsides it offered: how he'd be able to do what he loves and support the people he loves. The Warriors emerged as the victors with a score of 129-120 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, bringing another Larry O'Brien Trophy to the Bay Area for the second time in three years .

Author: 0 Sheriff: Pilot in blimp crash seriously burned

Open, according to a statement released by the tournament's organizers on Twitter . The pilot of a small blimp that crashed Thursday near the U.S. Open in Wisconsin during the opening round of the golf tournament suffered serious injuries, including burns, investigators said.

Author: 0 Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in

Congressman ScaliseHospital officials said Wednesday evening that Rep. Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, was still in critical condition after being shot. The family says in a statement Thursday that Mika suffered "massive trauma" Wednesday when a gunman opened fire at a baseball practice, injuring a congressman and others.

Sports Every Premier League fixture Arsenal will play after a Europa League tie
Author: 0 Every Premier League fixture Arsenal will play after a Europa League tie

For instance, a home fixture in their first group game would significantly cut travel for the Gunners , allowing them plenty of time to prepare for the short journey across London to face Antonio Conte's side at Stamford Bridge . Manager Arsene Wenger is absolutely determined to resist all offers from English clubs, with Pep Guardiola's Manchester City reportedly willing to spend over £50million on the 28-year-old.

Author: 0 MLB Predictions: Will Angels upset red-hot Yankees, Tanaka? 6/12/17

Five other players on the roster have already hit double-digit home runs: Brett Gardner (13), Matt Holiday (13), Starlin Castro (12) Gary Sanchez (10) and Aaron Hicks (10). Judge hit his 21st homer in the seventh, a line drive to right center. Castro logged two hits. Judge later singled and scored in the seventh off Angels reliever Keynan Middleton, boosting New York's lead to 3-1.

Author: 0 Hamilton Closes Gap In Formula One Championship Race

Hamilton's record is remarkable in Montreal - his six wins in 10 races leaves him one shy of Michael Schmacher's record total of seven victories at the circuit. "I think Ferrari had the edge this weekend", he added. There were some manoeuvres where I almost wanted to close my eyes but ultimately the team and auto deserved more.

Sports 'Insulted' Varnish mulling legal action against cycling chiefs
Author: 0 'Insulted' Varnish mulling legal action against cycling chiefs

The report was compiled by a panel appointed by UK Sport and led by British Rowing chairman, Annamarie Phelps, who received 108 submissions and conducted 44 interviews with staff and riders . "It's surprising to us that she wasn't allowed to reply to this, given the fact she kicked it all this off and is mentioned throughout the report".

Author: 0 4 things Pakistan did right against England

Young spinner Shadab Khan (1/40) scalped one wicket, while Imad Wasim (0/16) and Mohammad Hafeez (0/33) also bowled well. England's decision to drop Jason Roy in favour of Jonny Bairstow (43) produced more runs at the top of the order, but the opening stand was brief as the normally reliable Alex Hales fell for just 13 - Rumman Raees (2-44) taking his maiden one-day global wicket.

Author: 0 Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko, 20, Clinches Her First Major Title, The French Open

To play a final, it's an awesome thing. She's the youngest French Open champion since Iva Majoli won at Roland Garros in 1997, literally the day before Ostapenko was born. In the run-up to Paris , she had won the title in Madrid, made the finals in Rome and the semi-finals in Stuttgart. Ostapenko was playing in only her eighth Grand Slam tournament and never had been past the third round before.

Sports Penguins Become Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champs
Author: 0 Penguins Become Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champs

The Penguins defeat the Nashville Predators to become the first team to win back-to-back titles since the 1998 Detroit Red Wings. The Penguins' fifth title - all of which have been clinched on the road - tied the franchise with Edmonton Oilers for sixth on the all-time list.

Author: 0 Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

Iguodala, as well as Curry and coach Steve Kerr , have been criticizing the Trump administration in past months. I think that the first two games we talked about a year ago, you can go over all the shootarounds the walkthroughs you want to go through, but until you actually get on the floor and play against this team , it's tough.

Author: 0 Blimp operator: Pilot 'OK' after US Open crash

A statement from the Washington County Sheriff's Office said its initial investigation shows the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems before the crash. The spokesperson, Jeff Altstadter, said the blimp pilot was being treated for unknown injuries. I didn't know what was going on. Golfer Brandt Snedeker said he spotted something while on the course at Erin Hills, about 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee.

Author: 0 National Basketball Association champion Warriors undecided on potential White House visit

One thing is clear - if no one can assemble a truly special team, the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy could very well reside in the Bay Area for years to come. "I have no reason to look back at what I could have done or what I shouldn't have done or what I could have done better for the team". It's entirely possible that if invited, some members of the team wouldn't go as evidenced by past comments made by members of their organization.

Author: 0 Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines

On a bright, sunny day in Cardiff , England's powerful batting lineup that regularly piled on scores of over 300 was shot out for a meagre 211 and Pakistan in reply reached 215 for two with 77 balls to spare. Instead of bludgeoning runs in the middle section of the innings, England allowed pressure to build and, despite Stokes hanging around until the final few overs, he failed to find the boundary.

Sports Curry to pass on White House celebration visit
Author: 0 Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

Coach Steve Kerr told KTVU-TV he was proud that the team came back from the heartbreak of losing last year's championship to the Cleveland Cavaliers . When I worked for the Vikings and Titans, we went into nearly every season thinking we had a shot at winning the Super Bowl. We're just trying to celebrate and enjoy everything.

Sports Boxing champion Wilder arrested for marijuana possession
Author: 0 Boxing champion Wilder arrested for marijuana possession

Wilder , 31, was initially stopped for a window tint violation. American boxer Deontay Wilder exits the federal courthouse in Manhattan, New York U.S., February 7, 2017. "He takes this seriously, he understands he is a role model for the community and state and nation and we are investigating who had access to his vehicle while he was out of state", Patterson said.

Author: 0 America's Cup semi-finals postponed due to high winds

This is the moment Emirates Team New Zealand suffered a spectacular capsize in their America's Cup semi-final against Sir Ben Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team. When it made it to the starting line, Artemis was swept in four races by Italy's Luna Rossa. Race organisers later confirmed that all of the crew were "accounted for and unhurt".

Author: 0 650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

Pittsburgh Penguins fans wait for the start of the Penguins' NHL hockey Stanley Cup victory parade in Pittsburgh , Wednesday, June 14, 2017 . Crosby has played in 782 career games, 382 goals, 645 assists, and 1,027 points, on top of that his playoff numbers throughout his career, have been some of the best numbers any Pittsburgh Penguin player has posted and any player in the National Hockey League has posted throughout their career in the playoffs.

Sports Everton completes €27m Klaassen deal
Author: 0 Everton completes €27m Klaassen deal

England Under-21 global Pickford will cost Everton an initial £25 million, surpassing the £10 million Southampton paid to sign his worldwide colleague Fraser Forster from Celtic in 2014. "The moment that I spoke with the manager directly I got a good feeling". The 23-year-old Pickford stays in the top-flight following Sunderland's relegation from the Premier League last season.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors: 5 reasons they'll repeat as National Basketball Association champions in 2018

Fans wait for a parade and rally to start in honor of the Golden State Warriors , Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif., to celebrate the team's NBA basketball championship. "Somebody asked me about it a couple months ago, the hypothetical, 'If a championship were to happen, what would I do?' I answered, 'I wouldn't go.' I still feel like that today", Curry told ESPN .

Sports Behind Closed Doors, Malcolm Turnbull Roasts Trump
Author: 0 Behind Closed Doors, Malcolm Turnbull Roasts Trump

The two leaders had met to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea, in which USA and Australian forces defeated Japanese troops. "The truth is the reason Bill Shorten's speech wasn't leaked was because it was such a stinker".

Sports Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory
Author: 0 Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory

Durant came back late in the regular season from a 19-game absence with a left knee injury , then dealt with a tender calf early in the playoffs. Golden State general manager Bob Myers also was moved to tears given Kerr's courageous Finals comeback from an 11-game absence while dealing with complications from back surgery following the 2015 title run.