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EFL clubs vote to bring forward next summer's transfer window

EFL clubs vote to bring forward next summer's transfer window

Forty of the 72 teams voted in favour of the proposal to bring the EFL window in line with that of the Premier League, while 29 went against. The EFL said their board, which includes United co-owner...

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Jocelyne Larocque Releases Statement After Removing Silver Medal

The video of her removing the medal was widely shared, and by Thursday afternoon, NBC's video had more than 275,000 views alone. In a move that likely received applause from the anti-participation t...

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SACP, unions slam Budget as 'attack on the poor'

SACP, unions slam Budget as 'attack on the poor'

Speaking to the media in Cape Town ahead of his budget speech to parliament, Gigaba said: "My lawyers are studying the judgment and we will respond to it in due time". FILE PHOTO - Finance Minister M...

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Canada's Serwa, Phelan win gold, silver in women's ski cross

Canada's Serwa, Phelan win gold, silver in women's ski cross

Serwa ultimately crossed the line 0.53 seconds ahead of Phelan, while Smith edged the bronze, 1.40secs off the pace, but crucially just 0.06secs ahead of Naeslund. It was her first competitive event s...

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Short track: Hungary storm to first Winter Games gold

Short track: Hungary storm to first Winter Games gold

A Canadian women's team had finished every tournament on the podium since the event debuted as an Olympic sport in 1998. It's the seventh gold medal for the U.S.at the Pyeongchang Winter Games, fi...

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Marshall defensive tackle dead at 19

Marshall defensive tackle dead at 19

Homicide detectives are now investigating the case and are asking anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731. Following his injuries, Lar...

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Alvaro Arbeloa insists Real Madrid should keep hold of Gareth Bale

Alvaro Arbeloa insists Real Madrid should keep hold of Gareth Bale

Marca adds that last summer Real were keen on parting ways with him for around €90m (£79.6m, £110m) but he stayed because neither Manchester United or any other club matched their valuation. "If he...

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Seahawks' Russell Wilson is ready for Yankees Spring Training

Seahawks' Russell Wilson is ready for Yankees Spring Training

Wilson, who played two years of professional baseball in the Rockies organization after being selected in the fourth round of the 2010 draft, was traded from the Rangers to the Yankees for future ...

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Alert: Ohio River flooding expected to be worse next week

The National Weather Service said this morning that the Wapsipinicon River near DeWitt is experiencing moderate flooding, with water reaching more than a foot above flood stage. The record flood level...

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US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada

US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada

Monique Lamoureux-Morando upped the ante with a breakaway and made it a nailbiter as she tied it 2-2 for the American's less than seven minutes into the third. As USA's Jocelyne Lamoureux prepared t...

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Russian Curlers Stripped of Olympic Bronze for Doping at 2018 Winter Games

Russian Curlers Stripped of Olympic Bronze for Doping at 2018 Winter Games

The circumstances of Winter Olympics medal-winning Russian Federation curler Alexander Krushelnitsky's positive test for Meldonium are being investigated, the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federat...

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Michael Porter Jr. cleared for all basketball activities

Michael Porter Jr. cleared for all basketball activities

Porter has played just two minutes this season after leaving the team's opening game against Iowa State due to injury. Porter was the No. 2 overall recruit in the 247Sports 2017 composite rankings ...

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Wenger: Mourinho prioritised Europa League 'much later'

Wenger: Mourinho prioritised Europa League 'much later'

Arsenal return to Premier League action on Thursday, March 1 against Manchester City , four days after meeting them in the EFL Cup final at Wembley Stadium. Mesut Ozil (illness) and Alexandre Lac...

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Batshuayi accuses Atalanta fans of racism

Batshuayi accuses Atalanta fans of racism

Marcel Schmelzer's late goal secured a 4-3 aggregate win for Dortmund as the Bundesliga side booked their place in the last 16, but the aftermath has been overshadowed by the Chelsea loanee's claims...

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Spurs Reportedly Reject Real Madrid Harry Kane Bid

Spurs Reportedly Reject Real Madrid Harry Kane Bid

Kane is enjoying yet another tremendous season in London; both domestic and internationally. The 24-year-old has been in stunning form for Spurs this season and is on track to win his third successi...

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Canada's Kim Boutin takes silver in women's 1000m short-track speedskating

Canada's Kim Boutin takes silver in women's 1000m short-track speedskating

As they rounded the second-to-last turn and were attempting a move up from their positions at the rear of the pack, they bumped into one another slid into the sidewall. Boutin's silver also represente...

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Mancini: Zenit not Europa League contenders

Mancini: Zenit not Europa League contenders

Branislav is outstanding in the air. "Probably a mistake when we conceded a goal". "As always, we like to play with aggression and with that educated pressure on the ball - if you can press, great...

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Allonzo Trier: Tests positive for banned substance, declared ineligible by NCAA

Allonzo Trier: Tests positive for banned substance, declared ineligible by NCAA

The NCAA reported there was a trace amount of a banned substance found in Trier's system, but it was enough for him to be deemed ineligible. The results of that test, confirmed today, revealed the rea...

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Watch men's curling bronze medal Canada vs

Watch men's curling bronze medal Canada vs

The Americans went 2-0-0-1 with their only defeat coming in that game against the Canadians. Dani Cameranesi scored twice and Gigi Marvin joined her on the scoresheet, while Jocelyne Lamoureux-Dav...

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Conte admits job security speculation will always exist at Chelsea

Conte admits job security speculation will always exist at Chelsea

Conte did issue somewhat of a warning to Chelsea , however, that if he were to be fired, it could come back to haunt the club, as he would have no shortage of offers. The Brazilian twice hit the post...

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Napoli coach thanks Leipzig for special smoking room in stadium

Napoli coach thanks Leipzig for special smoking room in stadium

Lazio who were surprisingly beaten by Steaua Bucharest in Romania last week, overturned their one goal deficit in a dominant first period. Werner struck the second of his two goals at the Stadio ...

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North Korea to troll South Korea, US again at Olympics Closing Ceremony

North Korea to troll South Korea, US again at Olympics Closing Ceremony

South Korea's defence ministry has also linked him to the shelling of its Yeonpyeong island the same year, which killed four people. Asked if the president's daughter and senior adviser could meet w...

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Students, Parents in Parkland voice concerns at town hall

Students, Parents in Parkland voice concerns at town hall

Nikolas Cruz , 19, was arrested after the shooting and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. Victoria Alvarez, a 15-year-old Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School freshman who was in room ...

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Messi Equaliser Earns Barca Draw at Stamford Bridge

Messi Equaliser Earns Barca Draw at Stamford Bridge

The ball fell to Iniesta , who passed to Messi who made no mistake to score his first goal against the Blues in nine games. Player of the Year was busy throughout the game as Chelsea played mos...

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Dawn Staley files defamation lawsuit against Mizzou AD

Dawn Staley files defamation lawsuit against Mizzou AD

Sterk not only slandered Coach Staley but the Gamecock fan base as well, and she will not let him destroy in one day the sterling reputation she has spent a lifetime building". SC won the only matchup...

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Mikaela Shiffrin completes her Olympics with a silver in the combined

Mikaela Shiffrin completes her Olympics with a silver in the combined

Her immediate future is undecided, but she says Beijing 2022 may just be too far. "I won a gold in GS like two weeks ago but it feels like it was a year ago", she said . "I tried to give it my all ...

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Familiar face drafted in Mel Kiper's second mock draft

Familiar face drafted in Mel Kiper's second mock draft

Kiper went to great lengths to defend Allen's 56.3 percent college completion percentage on a conference call with reporters. If you do want to view the entire mock draft, you can read it behind a ...

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USA women's hockey strikes gold

The Americans were first to get on the board. Hilary Knight scored the first goal for the Americans in the waning moments of the first period, giving them a lead that Canada would quickly vanquish...

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AB de Villiers sidelined for T20Is against India

AB de Villiers sidelined for T20Is against India

He suffered a blow to his knee a day before the sixth One-Day International at SuperSport Park in Centurion pn Friday, and "has not recovered sufficiently", said a release from Cricket South Africa on...

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National Basketball Association champion Warriors to visit DC children instead of White House

National Basketball Association champion Warriors to visit DC children instead of White House

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr , who has been outspoken against the president, told ESPN that the players made the decision of how they wanted to celebrate their championship when they come to Washin...

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Bruins trade Vatrano to Panthers for third-round pick

Bruins trade Vatrano to Panthers for third-round pick

He has not played since February 6 due to a lower-body injury and has been a healthy scratch for most of the season in Boston. With the deal, Boston regains a third-round pick after dealing their ow...

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Russian curler 'shocked' by positive dope test

Russian curler 'shocked' by positive dope test

Krushelnitckii will be stripped of the bronze medal he won in the mixed doubles curling event with wife Anastasia Bryzgalova . The athlete, who won the medal with his wife, had accepted a provi...

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Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey

Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey

While that pain might linger for some, the Americans do not seem bothered one bit by their most recent loss to Canada. She supported her friends on the United States team past year when it threaten...

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Manchester United's Scott McTominay nervous about replacing Paul Pogba

Manchester United's Scott McTominay nervous about replacing Paul Pogba

Seconds later, the always calm De Gea made an even better save from Colombian striker Luis Muriel , who had a header saved from six yards after finding space between central defenders Chris Smalling...

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Soccer star tied up robbery victim, threatened his fingers: cops

Soccer star tied up robbery victim, threatened his fingers: cops

The complainant alleges that he was locked in a room after being immobilised and tied down, whilst Semedo and the accused two other men - broke into his apartment and stole various personal items. Des...

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Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to play out wide'

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to play out wide'

There has been a negative feel around the club at times this year". This game largely depended on the tactics Antonio Conte would employ on the night and but for a largely avoidable goal, Chels...

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Azpilicueta: Chelsea must be ideal to beat Barcelona

Azpilicueta: Chelsea must be ideal to beat Barcelona

I think we deserved to win - they had more possession but we created unsafe chances. As a team we're satisfied with this match and excited to go there. They followed what I had prepared for them. ...

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Twitter Roasts Team India For Losing The Second T20I Against SA

Twitter Roasts Team India For Losing The Second T20I Against SA

Rohit Sharma is making a bad habit of going missing in crunch games and the second T20I was a ideal example of the same. Virat Kohli could become the third batsman to 2,000 runs in Twenty20 inter...

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Klaasen takes attack to India as South Africa level T20 series

Klaasen takes attack to India as South Africa level T20 series

South Africa , on the other hand, chose to field the same team which played the first T20I in Johannesburg . In the first T20I, he finished the match with figures of 1/39 from his allotted four ...

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Banned ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

Banned ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

The 2010 World Cup was staged in South Africa. Soccer's governing body last month ordered officials not to openly discuss the merits of either the joint Northern American bid, featuring the United...

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