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Sports Tupac t-shirt lawsuit 'baseless', say Kendall and Kylie Jenner
Author: 0 Tupac t-shirt lawsuit 'baseless', say Kendall and Kylie Jenner

The " Keeping up with the Kardashians " sisters exploited at least four original pictures of #Tupac Shakur, Pink Floyd , Black Sabbath, and The Notorious B.I.G. " The allegations made are completely false, and the lawsuit is baseless ". In her caption, Wallace called the T-shirts "disrespectful" and "exploitation at its worst".

Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather seeks tax reprieve from IRS while awaiting McGregor paycheck

Floyd Mayweather's motivation to climb back in the ring and fight UFC champion Conor McGregor may have been revealed. According to website Law360 , the petition was filed on July 5 and states that, while Mayweather has "substantial" assets, he can not use them to pay the taxman because they are "restricted and illiquid".

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta says she didn't notice Caroline Garcia's coaching
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta says she didn't notice Caroline Garcia's coaching

The sixth seed, who spent her formative years in Australia before moving to play in Spain as a 14-year-old and then becoming British in 2012, put on an efficient display, albeit with a big wobble in the middle, to overcome a tenacious foe. "I text her the game plan the night before and she reads it" her coach Wim Fissette told Press Association Sport. Into the decider it went and as the match clock crossed the two-hour mark, with both players looking unbeatable on serve, it looked as if it ...

Sports Wimbledon: Venus Williams reaches quarterfinal
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Venus Williams reaches quarterfinal

The 32-year-old has never made it to the Wimbledon semi-finals and last reached that stage at a Grand Slam in the 2009 French Open. Spanish 14th seed Garbine Muguruza is the latest player to derail Angelique Kerber in a major tournament.

Sports This Year's MLB Home Run Derby Should Be a Can't Miss
Author: 0 This Year's MLB Home Run Derby Should Be a Can't Miss

Known best for both his towering home runs and his proneness to injury, Stanton has managed to stay healthy so far in 2017, translating to an impressive stat line of 60 runs, 58 RBI and 26 home runs. One year after hitting a then-record 70 home runs in the 1998 season, Mark McGwire blasted 13 homers in one round at the famous 1999 Home Run Derby at Fenway Park.

Sports Humphreys Named to Bednarik Award Watch List
Author: 0 Humphreys Named to Bednarik Award Watch List

Fitzgerald has been named to the 2017 Maxwell Award watch list. The Maxwell Award watch list will once again incorporate a broad spectrum of Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) programs and conferences from coast to coast. Park ended the year with 1,791 passing yards, 12 touchdown tosses while completing 58.8 percent of his passes, the ninth-best single-season clip in school history.

Author: 0 Alexis Sánchez forcing move to Manchester City?

However, Pep Guardiola and Manchester City look to have got another one over on Arsene Wenger's team by luring another highly valued player away from the Emirates. Inter Milan have made Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez their top transfer target. Which Arsenal players are most likely to stay at the club this summer? Mesut Ozil has been asking for £350,000-a-week and he is also entering the final year of his contract.

Sports F1: Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas wins Austrian GP in style
Author: 0 F1: Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas wins Austrian GP in style

Haas are now just four points off Toro Rosso with Grosjean enjoying his and the team's best result this year. Once I finally got past the two cars - the Force India and the Haas - I was 16 seconds behind Valtteri [Bottas] and there was another bunch of seconds that I lost.

Sports Mexico coach Osorio banned from Gold Cup for insults
Author: 0 Mexico coach Osorio banned from Gold Cup for insults

Mexico could play up to six matches at the tournament in the United States, which began yesterday, if they reach the final. As a result, and given the gravity of the incident, Mr. Mexico will have to play up to six games to retain the Gold Cup in the U.S., starting on Sunday against El Salvador in San Diego. He will miss six matches, which coincide with 2017's Gold Cup, which Mexico will be participating in.

Sports Kirk seizes four-shot lead in LPGA event
Author: 0 Kirk seizes four-shot lead in LPGA event

Suzann Pettersen (66) and Cristie Kerr (67) headline a group seven golfers at 12-under 204, eight shots back of Kirk. "I can't put it into words, it's just a great feeling". But after bogeys on Holes 10 and 11 in the third round, she re-calibrated, with the Sky Woman trophy in mind. On Sunday, Kirk will have a chance to break the LPGA Tour's 72-hole record of 27 under by Annika Sorenstam at the 2001 and equaled by Kim Sei-Young in 2016.

Sports British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand
Author: 0 British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand

We made sure that we prepared properly. Many in New Zealand complained the visitors were pushing the offside line to the limit, but also accepted that it was not against the rules until the referee said so. "After the success of the tour with the fans and the games and how brilliant the atmosphere has been if you're in South Africa then you'd be pretty excited about four years time".

Sports Geraint Thomas out of Tour de France following crash
Author: 0 Geraint Thomas out of Tour de France following crash

The 32-year-old hit a collection of rocks, completely wiped out on his right side and took out Englishmen Dan Martin (Quick-Step Floors) along the way. Starting fourth overall, it was an ideal day for Martin to win a stage and solidify his GC position. One sprinter who will not be there to fight for a second win is Arnaud Demare after the French national champion - plagued by illness - was eliminated with three of his FDJ team-mates for finishing outside the time limit.

Sports Federer Flies Into Wimbledon Fourth Round
Author: 0 Federer Flies Into Wimbledon Fourth Round

Dimitrov has not dropped a set this tournament and is coming off a match in which he dropped just six service points. Caroline Wozniacki, the fifth seed, bested Anett Kontaveit, 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2. In other third round matches Milos Raonic , last year's finalist, fought his way past Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6 (3) 6-4 7-5, the Spaniard, a clay-court specialist, frustrating the Canadian with his returns only to eventually succumb to the superior power.

Sports Knicks, Griffin make progress on GM talks
Author: 0 Knicks, Griffin make progress on GM talks

Griffin, the former Cleveland Cavaliers GM, traveled to NY on Friday for a dinner meeting with Knicks executive Steve Mills, with whom Griffin has continued to discuss the shaping of a potential Knicks partnership. Griffin held the general manager position with the Cavaliers the past three years, and the team reached the NBA Finals each season, winning one championship.

Sports USMNT Players to Watch in the 2017 Gold Cup
Author: 0 USMNT Players to Watch in the 2017 Gold Cup

The U.S. has 30 wins, one defeat and three draws in Gold Cup group play, losing to Panama in 2011. Dwyer, a native of England who changed his citizenship status ahead of next year's World Cup , scored in his debut with the USA national team in a friendly last weekend against Ghana.

Sports F1: Austria; Hamilton-Vettel, riparte duello Mondiale
Author: 0 F1: Austria; Hamilton-Vettel, riparte duello Mondiale

Completano la top 10 Romain Grosjean , sesto con la Haas , seguito dalle Force India di Sergio Perez e Esteban Ocon . Nella classifica generale piloti , il tedesco Vettel allunga a più 20 sul rivale della Mercedes , portandosi a 171 contro i 151.

Sports USA, Mexico lead the way at Gold Cup soccer tournament
Author: 0 USA, Mexico lead the way at Gold Cup soccer tournament

Osorio was incensed when his team was not awarded a penalty against Portugal. Yet, in perhaps a marked departure from past eras, head coach Bruce Arena didn't mince words or pretend all was copacetic. "This (Gold Cup) is an important tournament". However Group B ultimately finishes, it shouldn't be so close for USA. Saturday's match earned McCarty his eighth cap for the national team since his USA debut in 2009, and additionally marked his first-ever appearance in an official competition ...

Sports Thomas abandons Tour de France following crash
Author: 0 Thomas abandons Tour de France following crash

It meant race leader and reigning champion Chris Froome lost both a key team-mate in Thomas and chief rival in Porte on the same stage. He was immediately treated on the side of the road before being carried into an ambulance on a stretcher.

Sports Paulinho tells Guangzhou to allow him to join Barcelona, Neymar comments
Author: 0 Paulinho tells Guangzhou to allow him to join Barcelona, Neymar comments

Paulinho is not a traditional Barcelona player, as his game is based on strong running and physical play; he's at his best when utilised in a team that likes to play direct football. "We have to have him, otherwise things get complicated", said Neymar , who added that the aim for next season is " to win everything, while always enjoying our football ".

Sports TI Has Words For Rob Kardashian in his Blac Chyna Drama
Author: 0 TI Has Words For Rob Kardashian in his Blac Chyna Drama

But Rob was withholding their daughter and did not return her back to Chyna until Friday afternoon, which he hinted at during his tirade. She also represented Dr. "We are considering all legal options and recourses at this time", Chyna's attorney, Walter Mosley , who works as co-counsel with Bloom , said at the time.

Sports Gold Cup 2017: USMNT Draw vs. Panama Kicks Off Saturday Play
Author: 0 Gold Cup 2017: USMNT Draw vs. Panama Kicks Off Saturday Play

The home side took the lead after 50 minutes when Dwyer, who was only granted US citizenship in March, got his second goal on his second appearance. The game, which will kick off at 9 p.m. and also be televised on Fox Sports 2, will be a crucial match for both teams. As the US gets set to take on Panama on Saturday (4:30 p.m.; FOX) in Nashville, Tenn., Arena has made it clear he wants to win the tournament.

Sports Real Madrid offer Morata and Rodriguez to Chelsea for whopping £133m
Author: 0 Real Madrid offer Morata and Rodriguez to Chelsea for whopping £133m

Morata scored 20 goals in 43 appearances for Los Blancos last season, while Rodriguez managed 11 goals and 13 assists in 33 outings. The Sun claim that Morata's agent was trying to push through a move to United but Madrid played hardball after rejecting their latest offer worth £70m with the Champions League winners demanding £80m for his signature.

Sports Ernests Gulbis: 'It was a surreal experience'
Author: 0 Ernests Gulbis: 'It was a surreal experience'

He's won seven Wimbledons, 18 Grand Slams , earned over $100 million (Sh10 billion) and been lauded as the greatest player of all time. One key to the match was Isner's inability to win any of Sela's service games in the fifth set, going 0 for 6 on break points.

Sports TN CM writes to PM on Lankan fisheries bill
Author: 0 TN CM writes to PM on Lankan fisheries bill

The navy personnel also seized two boats of the fishermen belonging to Kottaipattinam in Pudukottai district late last night, Fisheries Department Assistant Director Chandrasekhar said. The arrested fishermen and the trawler have been brought to SLNS Elara in Karainagar. The most recent clash between India and Sri Lanka was at The Oval during the Champions Trophy 2017 where Sri Lanka defeated India by seven-wicket.

Sports Wizards reportedly match Nets offer for Otto Porter Jr
Author: 0 Wizards reportedly match Nets offer for Otto Porter Jr

The Nets had hoped to snatch Porter as part of their rebuilding effort, but Washington was always expected to match the offer. Porter still has to take a physical for Wizards, so the official match won't happen until early next week. Porter became a serious 3-point threat, increasing his shooting from beyond the arc from 36.7 percent from the season before. While Porter's payday has caught the attention of the National Basketball Association, sparking debates if a team's third best player ...

Sports Blacklash or British pride at Eden Park?
Author: 0 Blacklash or British pride at Eden Park?

Read, who succeeded McCaw as captain after the 2015 Rugby World Cup, has stamped his own mark on the team, who have taken the game to a new level from the side widely considered to have been the best of the professional age. "To walk away with a draw doesn't mean much", he told Sky Sports. Earlier in the series, the New Zealand Herald had printed a cartoon that depicted Gatland as a goofy clown, and it wasn't appreciated by the man himself, his management team or their supporters.

Author: 0 UFC 213: Amanda Nunes hospitalized; Whittaker vs

Recently the UFC posted the video below, which features Joe Rogan previewing tonight's main event. UFC President Dana White told MMAjunkie.com on Saturday that the reigning strawweight champion offered to face Valentina Shevchenko at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Sports Markelle Fultz injures ankle in 76ers Summer League game
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz injures ankle in 76ers Summer League game

Fultz attempted to block a Jabari Brown layup attempt from behind, but he stepped on the back of Brown's foot and rolled his ankle. While Fultz's performance prior to the injury wasn't quite as impressive as his Utah Summer League dominance in two games, he turned in some highlight-reel plays.

Sports Ajax midfielder collapses during pre-season game
Author: 0 Ajax midfielder collapses during pre-season game

The 20-year-old, who made 12 appearances for the Eredivisie side last season, fell to the ground in the 71st minute of the match. CPR was reportedly administered on the young Dutchman, with a helicopter soon on the scene to airlift the player to hospital as the referee abandoned the match in Austria.

Sports Wayne Rooney set for free transfer to Everton
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney set for free transfer to Everton

And it has now emerged Chelsea moved to re-sign Lukaku , who played for the Blues before moving to Everton for £28m in July 2014, earlier this week. United had been in talks with Real Madrid over a possible deal for Alvaro Morata and saw a number of offers rejected, but Sky Sports News HQ understands their interest in bringing the Spain worldwide to Old Trafford has now come to an end.

Sports Joel Embiid fined $10000 for 'using inappropriate language on social media'
Author: 0 Joel Embiid fined $10000 for 'using inappropriate language on social media'

He used a word that's commonly heard on National Basketball Association courts during the heat of action but which is absolutely a no-no on social media, apparently. Once Lonzo Ball was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers with the No. 2 pick, Embiid and teammate Ben Simmons called both LaVar and Lonzo out . These guys ain't played a game - always hurt and at the bottom of the totem pole.

Sports Pistons land G Bradley, renounce rights to Caldwell-Pope
Author: 0 Pistons land G Bradley, renounce rights to Caldwell-Pope

Bradley was drafted by the Celtics with the 19 overall pick of the 2010 NBA Draft. The signing raised eyebrows: How would the Pistons ever reopen the payroll enough to retain restricted free agent Kentavious Caldwell-Pope? The Celtics backed themselves into a bit of a jam when they chose to sign Gordon Hayward without obtaining the necessary cap room , and the moves they've been forced to make have given other teams a chance to benefit from Boston's trouble.

Sports Toomey met with business leaders to talk health care costs, reform
Author: 0 Toomey met with business leaders to talk health care costs, reform

Medicaid is an entitlement program, but its also and empowerment program that allows families to hold down jobs while caring for ill children. Is there a conflict of interest here for Congressman Reed? Casey's report analyzes the effect that the Senate bill , known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act, would have on each county in the commonwealth.

Sports 22nd Asian Athletics Championships: Dutee, Amiya Make a Mark
Author: 0 22nd Asian Athletics Championships: Dutee, Amiya Make a Mark

India's Nayana James and Neena V. won the silver and bronze medals respectively while Vietnam's Bui Thi Thu took the top honour in the women's long jump event. Tejinder Pal won Silver in shot put category. Thailand's SuttisakSingkon won gold in the men's decathlon after two days of gruelling competition saw him finish with a total of 7732 points, ahead of Japan's Kazuya Kawasaki who won silver and last year's silver medalistGuo Qi of China, who had to settle for the bronze medal this time.

Sports Knicks Sign Issue Sheet with Tim Hardaway Jr. for $71 Million
Author: 0 Knicks Sign Issue Sheet with Tim Hardaway Jr. for $71 Million

Many are questioning the amount the Knicks are willing to pay for a player that has those kinds of numbers, especially for 1 who has a reputation of being a liability on defense. Tim Hardaway Jr. will be returning to the team that drafted him. The Knicks could also try to re-sign Plumlee later this summer. Unless they find a Melo trade, the Hardaway deal saps them of what could have been attractive flexibility, or at least the cap space to take in someone else's money and acquire picks.