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Spurs Pochettino fears VAR could

Spurs Pochettino fears VAR could "kill" emotion in football

Leicester became the first team in English football to score a goal via a VAR decision as they overcame Fleetwood 2-0 in their FA Cup replay. Former England full back Stuart Pearce, speaking o...

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Russia's Olympic Membership Is 'Restored', Country Says

Russia's Olympic Membership Is 'Restored', Country Says

The decision was announced earlier on Wednesday by ROC president Alexander Zhukov on state television. OAR members were also prohibited from accepting the national flag from the crowd, showing nat...

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Nasri handed six-month ban

Nasri handed six-month ban

The former France global was discovered to be using the treatment after Los Angeles clinic Drip Doctors posted a photo of him on social media in December 2016. After shining as a youngster at his home...

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Swansea scrape past Wednesday into FA Cup quarters

Swansea scrape past Wednesday into FA Cup quarters

Swansea have now made the best path in the cup since then so it's a little part of history and we are happy about that. Ayew's goal was Swansea City's first shot on target in the match (54:06) and...

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Rafael Nadal halts comeback, pulls out of Mexican Open with injury

Rafael Nadal halts comeback, pulls out of Mexican Open with injury

World No.2 Rafael Nadal will have to wait further for his comeback after being retired hurt from the Australian Open last month. But Nadal, 31, felt the same injury he suffered in Melbourne in tra...

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Maruti February sales up 15% at 149824 units

Maruti February sales up 15% at 149824 units

Exports grew 15%, while domestic sales of its SUVs, vans, and commercial vehicles increased 20%. Maruti Suzuki India , the largest passenger cars maker in India , announced a sold 149,824 units...

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Hagler: Anthony Joshua the future of boxing

Hagler: Anthony Joshua the future of boxing

The south Auckland fighter has 18 knockouts from his 24 bouts, but Joshua has stopped all 20 of his opponents and it is widely acknowledged the 2012 Olympic heavyweight champion will have a power adva...

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LeBron James calls NCAA 'corrupt', offers NBA 'farm league' alternative

LeBron James calls NCAA 'corrupt', offers NBA 'farm league' alternative

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James never played college ball, and he made clear in a press conference Tuesday that he's not a fan of the sport. He hopes to meet with NBA commissioner Adam Si...

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Redskins exec says Kirk Cousins will not be franchise tagged again

Redskins exec says Kirk Cousins will not be franchise tagged again

Williams said Cousins will be a "free agent, for sure" - and added the Redskins haven't discussed using a third straight franchise tag on the quarterback. That could block a deal, leaving him on the ...

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No. 23 Wildcats pull away from Ole Miss

No. 23 Wildcats pull away from Ole Miss

Defense led, but heart and hard work also really helped us win this battle against Florida". "What you're seeing is a team that can play fast and a team that can grind it out", Calipari said. "We di...

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Fuller House creator ousted over inappropriate behavior

Fuller House creator ousted over inappropriate behavior

The report notes that Franklin has been subject of complaints regarding verbally abusive behavior towards writers and him making a number of inappropriate comments about his sex life. When Fuller Hou...

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Real Madrid 'would sign Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane over Robert Lewandowski'

Real Madrid 'would sign Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane over Robert Lewandowski'

Tottenham expect to be able to retain all of their key players, a category which would certainly include top scorer Kane and Alli, ahead of the move to a new stadium at the start of next season. But ...

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Tim Lincecum, Texas Rangers nearing deal

Tim Lincecum, Texas Rangers nearing deal

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports confirmed that Lincecum will join the Rangers . A person with knowledge of the negotiations says two-time NL Cy Young Award victor Tim Lincecum is in discussions ...

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Man Utd striker Lukaku feels he deserves more recognition

Man Utd striker Lukaku feels he deserves more recognition

Despite that, Martial exited, replaced by Jesse Lingard , and the game changed. Romelu Lukaku proved he can do it against the big dogs, as he netted his first goal against Chelsea , the club in ...

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Anthony Davis continues stunning production as New Orleans Pelicans keep winning

Anthony Davis continues stunning production as New Orleans Pelicans keep winning

New Orleans was riding high at the time . They were 9th in the Western Conference standings and the team's playoff hopes were beginning to fade. Davis is second behind only James Harden in points...

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NFL Draft Rumors: Cleveland Browns aren't high on any QB

NFL Draft Rumors: Cleveland Browns aren't high on any QB

So, to me, Josh Allen has to be in that conversation at or one or four, along with ( Sam) Darnold , perhaps Rosen and ( Baker) Mayfield . The question is: In which round of the 2018 NFL Draft wi...

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MI tips off in Big 10 tourney play this afternoon

MI tips off in Big 10 tourney play this afternoon

Coach Lisa Bluder's 23-6 team faces the victor of Wednesday's game between Wisconsin and Northwestern in a Thursday game scheduled to tip off around 1:15 p.m.at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. "We just wasn'...

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Obama Would Sign with the Spurs If He Were a Free Agent

Obama Would Sign with the Spurs If He Were a Free Agent

And he said it's not just about Russian bots and fake news. Obama: I think it's fair to say that there are organizations in the National Basketball Association or the NFL, and may not win every ...

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IOC may restore Russian Olympic Committee's membership by February 28

IOC may restore Russian Olympic Committee's membership by February 28

Russian athletes had to get through screening to compete under a neutral flag. But the IOC said Wednesday that all remaining test results were negative, clearing the path for Russia's return to the Ol...

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4WARN Weather Alert issued for severe storms, flood watch through Thursday

4WARN Weather Alert issued for severe storms, flood watch through Thursday

Overall, the heaviest rain will likely fall Wednesday night through early Thursday, but during the day, Wednesday will be quite wet as well. Much of the area was under flash flood warnings or watche...

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Number of teens 'sexting' is on the rise

Number of teens 'sexting' is on the rise

The analysis, which was published this week in The Journal of the American Medical Association, showed that more than one in four teenagers reported that they'd received a sext, defined by the study...

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How to watch, stream the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine: Drills, times, dates

How to watch, stream the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine: Drills, times, dates

Neither are particularly good predictors of what's to come for the hundreds of National Football League draft hopefuls being measured, quizzed and otherwise prodded in Indianapolis this week. Ther...

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USGA scraps 18-hole playoff format for US Open

USGA scraps 18-hole playoff format for US Open

The women's tournament and senior tournament have had a three-hole aggregate playoff for years, which apparently influenced the USGA's decision to change the men's tournament to a similar format. ...

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Transfer report: Former Liverpool and Chelsea star Fernando Torres rejects China move

Transfer report: Former Liverpool and Chelsea star Fernando Torres rejects China move

Atletico have not specified the fees involved but, according to the Spanish press, Carrasco's departure will earn them around 30 million euros ($36.9 million) and Gaitan 18 million euros. Atletico Ma...

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Thomas delivers shots like Woods in Honda win

Thomas delivers shots like Woods in Honda win

The possibilities were there, just not the performance. Justin Thomas was down to his last chance when he delivered his most clutch shot of the final round in the Honda Classic . That ranked 28th o...

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Olivier Giroud on leaving Arsenal:

Olivier Giroud on leaving Arsenal: "I have a little feeling of disappointment".

The French forward spent nearly six years with Arsene Wenger and his north London side after signing from Ligue 1 side Montpellier back in 2012 for a fee of £9.6 million. But it's not over, I'm stil...

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Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' teaser postponed due to Kanchi seer's demise

Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' teaser postponed due to Kanchi seer's demise

Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya, the 69th pontiff of the Kanchi Mutt, had died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday, February 28. The teaser of Kaala , meanwhile, is expected to shatter the most-watch...

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Sam Darnold: Will not throw at NFL Combine

Sam Darnold: Will not throw at NFL Combine

At the same time, none of the quarterback-needy teams are going to Indianapolis to see Darnold's vertical leap or bench press. The potential top pick in the upcoming draft will wait until USC's Pr...

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Beal's 21 points help Wizards hold off Bucks

Beal's 21 points help Wizards hold off Bucks

Otto Porter hit three 3-pointers and added 17 for the Wizards , who shot 47 percent from the floor. Kelly Oubre Jr. added 13 points off the bench in the victory. Beal pushed the lead to 26-5 with a...

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Roger Goodell, NFL will fine Dallas Cowboys' Jerry Jones $2 million

Roger Goodell, NFL will fine Dallas Cowboys' Jerry Jones $2 million

Among Jones' 2017 actions that ruffled feathers were the Elliott ordeal, proposing a six-month moratorium on finalizing any new contract for Goodell and threatening to sue the owners' compensation c...

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Man posing as rideshare driver charged with sexually assaulting 7 women

Man posing as rideshare driver charged with sexually assaulting 7 women

Uber spokeswoman Tracey Breeden told The Signal Tuesday that Morales was not an Uber driver. Police haven't released Morales' booking photo, but an LAPD news release issued last summer includes a ...

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Buzz Williams grabs mic, reprimands Virginia Tech fans for cursing

Buzz Williams grabs mic, reprimands Virginia Tech fans for cursing

Duke would hold a nine point lead with 5:50 remaining, but that's when Virginia Tech started to chip away. Justin Robinson is averaging 13.8 points and 5.5 assists per game to lead the team whil...

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America's kids are obese and it's getting worse

America's kids are obese and it's getting worse

In 2015-2016, 26 percent of two to five year-olds were considered overweight , 13.7 percent ranked as class I obesity (a BMI of between 30 and 34.9); 1.8 percent as class II obesity (BMI between 35 t...

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UFC's Jon Jones has his licence revoked in California

UFC's Jon Jones has his licence revoked in California

Jon Jones celebrates his win against Daniel Cormier in the light heavyweight title bout during UFC 214 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday, July 29, 2017. The hearing did not go w...

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Lion kills woman in South African private game reserve

Lion kills woman in South African private game reserve

Medical spokesman Nick Dollman said: "At approximately 11.05am on Tuesday, Netcare 911 was called to assist at a game lodge in the Hammanskraal area". Richardson campaigns against the South African ...

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BBBC expect to complete Scott Westgarth death investigation in two weeks

BBBC expect to complete Scott Westgarth death investigation in two weeks

The Seasiders manager had been due to fight John Wayne Hibbert in the main event after Westgarth's bout with Dec Spelman at the Doncaster Dome on Saturday night, but his fight was cancelled after West...

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Jets player arrested for DUI after wrong-way crash in Lincoln Tunnel

Jets player arrested for DUI after wrong-way crash in Lincoln Tunnel

The front of Donahue's Dodge Charger Hellcat was completely smashed inward and both front airbags were deployed. Previous year as a rookie, Donahue played in four games for the Jets , tallying five...

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Red Bull Shows Its True Colours... And Ricciardo Goes Fastest

Red Bull Shows Its True Colours... And Ricciardo Goes Fastest

At the end of a session which saw Renault's Nico Hulkenberg, Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas exchange fastest times throughout, Ricciardo joined the circuit with five mi...

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Five takeaways from the Lakers' 123-104 win over the Atlanta Hawks

Five takeaways from the Lakers' 123-104 win over the Atlanta Hawks

Taurean Prince scored 24 points, and Dennis Schroder added 20 points to lead Atlanta. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, who scored a season-high 34 points in a 113-108 win over the Kings on Saturday night, ...

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Rodgers: Brown made 'sensible' call to quit Scotland

Rodgers: Brown made 'sensible' call to quit Scotland

Brown says it's always been a "huge honour" to play for his country. Celtic captain Scott Brown has announced his retirement from global football. "I've had the honour, too, of working with some...

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