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Vargas pitches Royals past Astros 7-5

They don't have the stuff to get away with missing spots, so they have to be more consistent with location. He began warming up Wednesday for his start agains...


Relentless Nadal moves closer to semi-final collision with Djokovic

The Romanian wasted four set points but evened the match on her next opportunity in the tiebreaker after saving a match point. "And at the U.S. Open , I ju...


Why Warriors' victory over the Cavaliers means free Taco Bell food

The fast food eatery offered a similar promotion during last fall's World Series, when Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor stole a base during Game One agai...


Nazarbayev condoles with Afghanistan over deadly blast in Kabul

At least 11 Afghan guards working for the U.S. embassy were among those killed and 11 American citizens working as contractors in Kabul were among the wounded...


European Union sees Brexit talks delay after vote shock

Voters dealt Prime Minister Theresa May a devastating blow in an election she had called to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks, wiping out her parliament...


NBA Draft 2017: First-round prospect Jonathan Jeanne diagnosed with Marfan syndrome

Going into the NBA Draft , the Frenchman was projected to go 23rd overall to the Toronto Raptors according to ESPN's Chad Ford. Jeanne, 19, has already pla...


Qatar seeks allies as Gulf crisis grows

He added that it hurts US business activities and the USA effort to fight the terror group ISIS. OPSGROUP, an industry flight operations service, said it had ...


Conte defends Moses after FA Cup final dive: He was exhausted!

Alan Shearer has lavished praise on Per Mertesacker for his display in the FA Cup final for Arsenal and admits that he was proved wrong about the defender...


Arthur confident Pakistan will bounce back after disastrous performance against India

Rohit and Shikhar scored 136 runs for the opening partnership which provided India a strong base. Meanwhile an admiring Kohli , one of the world's leading ...


South Africa play down AB de Villiers's struggles, niggle

Only a timely intervention from David Miller, who scored a much-needed unbeaten 75 off 104 balls, prevented further damage but the score was comfortably short o...


Boston Red Sox Pitcher David Price Blows Up at Media

Overpowering closer Craig Kimbrel finished it, striking out five in 1 1/3 innings. He's done doing personal interviews in Boston . "Having been in that pos...


Golden State one win from title

The rest of the crew? James played 46 minutes of Wednesday night's 48-minute affair. "Let's not forget he's averaging [34 points, 10 rebounds, and six assists...


NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

The Golden State Warriors made no promises and he knew there were no guarantees. "Is it fair that the New York Yankees in the '90s was adding piece after ...


Kerr cracks that old-timers would kill Warriors

But that hasn't stopped the takes that teams like the 1996 Chicago Bulls or the "Showtime" Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s could handle Steph Curry, Kevi...


Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

Between that and Crosby's childish toss of a water bottle onto the ice during play, he effectively diminished a special performance. He popped for two assists...


Draymond Green's Recruitment Of Kevin Durant Started Right After Game 7 Loss

Now, he's giving that title to LeBron James , 32, of the Cleveland Cavaliers . It's clear how much Curry's presence alone changes things for Golden State. I'v...


Rain intervenes again - and this time Australia are on the wrong end

The Kiwis looked on course for a victory after putting up a big score on the board and then leaving the opposition batsmen in trouble, before rain intervened an...


Gennett becomes first Reds player with four-home run game

He grew up a Reds fan, watching numerous greatest players to don the uniform of the first professional baseball franchise. Scooter Gennett , selected that ...


Penguins to stick with goalie Matt Murray for Game 5

Matt Murray - It wasn't a hard night for him, but the Penguins goaltender did stop all 24 shots that he faced in a 6-0 Game Five win. It was Evgeni Malkin ...


Apple Announces HomePod - The Smart Speaker for your Home

While Amazon Echo and Google Home began stealing some market share from the Santa Barbara-based speaker company, Sonos prided itself on the excellent a...


Fairytale run continues for Jelena Ostapenko, reaches Roland Garros final

I just want to do my game, be focused and move well". That's what she told me, because nobody knows my phone. But I would like not to think too much, because it...


Astros' Keuchel on 10-day disabled list with neck discomfort

McCullers carried a no-hitter into the seventh, and ultimately ended the outing having allowed 2 hits, 1 run and 2 walks while punching out 8 in a no-decision. ...


Rafael Nadal blasts Umpire after his historic win

On Wednesday, with a 32nd grand slam semi-final looming, he fell apart against Thiem, losing 7-6 (5) 6-3 6-0. The world number two was uncharacteristically ...


Ostapenko wins 1st set in French Open semifinals

Ostapenko will play Simona Halep in the final. The perks of being young and not yet scarred by the bitterness of many defeats can often produce fearless te...


Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals

Durant is averaging 34 points in this series and scored 14 points in the fourth quarter of Game 3 - a 118-113 win for the Warriors in which they trailed by si...


Young soccer player disqualified for looking 'like a boy'

The Achurros team have filed a complaint with the Nebraska State Soccer Association alleging that tournament organisers displayed both gender and racial dis...


Murray faces Wawrinka in French Open semifinals

Rafael Nadal has been impressive this year and will be looking to lift his 10th Roland Garros title after he created yet another record as he became the 5th ...


Wawrinka stuns Murray, oldest French Open finalist in 44 years

Looking for a 10th win at Roland Garros , the Spaniard was the dominant force throughout the encounter, winning 6-3, 6-4, 6-0 to set up the clash with Wawrinka...


Don't Believe What You Read, Dana White is Running Mayweather vs. McGregor

When asked to confirm if new UFC owners WME-IMG were indeed running the show, White was quick to dismiss that notion. "We live in a world right now where you ...


Trump's Lawyer Fires Back After Comey Testimony, Denies Asking For Loyalty Pledge

On May 3, Comey told Republican Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley that White House leaks were becoming a significant problem. He said he would leave it to the "appr...


LeBron James taken out by own teammate, stays in game

At 15-0 in the playoffs, the Warriors are on the brink of becoming the first National Basketball Association team to charge through the playoffs unbeaten to a...


The Spell Is Broken for Indiana's Top Bee Competitors

An eighth-grader at the Friends School of Portland, Zarin was the first of 291 spellers to approach the microphone Wednesday morning and receive a word from p...


Stanley Cup final has been a rollercoaster ride for Murray, Rinne

No, the reason why the Pittsburgh Penguins headed into Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final having blown a 2-0 series lead to the Nashville Predators was because of ...


Penguins on brink of Stanley Cup after blowout win

Not only did Arvidsson, Nashville's co-leader in regular-season points and one of its best two-way players, finish with just one shot on goal, he failed to last...


Andy Murray taking nothing for granted ahead of French Open semi-final

Reflecting on his maiden victory over Djokovic, Thiem said he felt the first set was crucial and sensed the Serbian was there for the taking after clinching t...