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Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz

If it is not, the Celtics will instead receive either Sacramento's or Philadelphia's first round pick in 2019, whichever is more favorable. In return, the...


Murray fights back to reach French Open semi-finals, to meet Wawrinka

Nishikori stunned Murray in five sets at the US Open a year ago although he insisted he had little memory of it. "Stan has played fantastic games this tournam...


Almost 1 in 2 Canadians expected to get cancer: new report

In the last three decades, deaths from cancer have fallen by more than 30 per cent among males and about 17 per cent among females. These findings reveal that p...


Lakers to ship Russell, Moz to Nets for Lopez

The shedding of Mozgov certainly makes sense for Los Angeles, as the underperforming big man is due $54 million over the next three seasons. Los Angeles holds...


Nadal beats Wawrinka for 10th French Open title

A 10th singles title at the clay-court Grand Slam represents a professional era record - no player has won more singles titles at the same major event as the 31...


Cubs' Prospect Eloy Jimenez Hit Stadium Light With Home Run Ball

The home run was a 450 foot bomb that hit the stadium lights. There's no official measurement of Jimenez's blast, but to reach the light tower, it would have ...


Pepe: 'Portugal ignoring Cristiano Ronaldo speculation'

Russian Federation will qualify for the second round with a win, while 3 points would put Portugal in a strong position with only New Zealand to play. Ronal...


Caroline Wozniacki and Kristina Mladenovic oust former French Open slam champs

On Court Suzanne Lenglen, former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark was 6-4, 2-5 up against 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia. "It was really toug...


Sixers in position to grab Markelle Fultz with No. 1 in hand

The Boston Celtics made headlines when they traded out of the first overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft . Who are the likely players that Boston will use...


Mexico fully deserved Portugal point, says Osorio

Cristiano Ronaldo fed Ricardo Quaresma through for the opener in Russian Federation, but Javier Hernandez equalised for Mexico before the break. Portuga...


Diego Costa's future in limbo as he waits for Chelsea's transfer decision

Last week, Costa revealed that Blues manager Antonio Conte had told him to leave Stamford Bridge this summer after being deemed surplus to requirements ahea...


Queen's 2017: Johanna Konta beats Lesia Tsurenko after second-set wobble

In the second round Konta will face big-serving American Coco Vandeweghe , who defeated countrywoman Christina McHale 6-4 6-2. Wednesday's big match will fea...


Murder of teenage Muslim girl in USA sparks outrage

Police in northern Virginia say a man fatally beat a Muslim teenager with a bat during a weekend road-rage incident. According to the friends who were with ...


Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez calls Cristiano Ronaldo situation 'strange'

Outraged at being unfairly treated by Spanish tax authorities, Ronaldo had earlier expressed his intentions to leave Real Madrid and Spain . Perez said...


Ex-Chelsea star Cole: Blues should sign Lukaku to replace Costa

If and when (most likely when) Costa bolts, Chelsea will need to replace him with another forward and conventional wisdom now says that's Everton's Romelu ...


Nadal captures record 10th French Open

American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and the Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova claimed their third consecutive grand slam doubles title with a convincing 6-2 6-1 victor...


Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks

Most expect the Sixers to take Washington guard Markelle Fultz first overall and pair him with Ben Simmons , who missed what would have been his rookie sea...


Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

The talk in Sergey Kovalev's camp, meanwhile, was about protesting the outcome of Saturday night's fight because the referee did nothing about borderline low ...


Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach French final

On the morning of the women's French Open semi-finals on Thursday seven-times champion Chris Evert said the moment had arrived for a player to step up and seize...


Dems Win Congressional Baseball Game, Give Trophy to Republican Steve Scalise

Predicting when the congressman would be released from the hospital was hard, the doctor said, adding that "he will require a period of healing and of rehabilit...


Elephants rescue baby elephant that falls into pool in heartwarming video

Then they guided the calf to safety. Additionally, you can also see another adult elephant who was on the other side of the fence making desperate attempts to...


Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing, and Madrid issued a statement last week saying it believed the player was innocent. But the situation has stuck in the craw...


76ers officially trade for No. 1 pick

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. Philadelphia and Boston completed their trade of draft picks on Monday, the 76ers acquiring the No. 1 pick from the Celt...


Nadal crushes Wawrinka to win historic 10th French Open title

On the bright side, if you have $750,000 to spare, you can wear Nadal's fashion on your wrist instead. I'm a practice world champion now and that's not who I wa...


Flooding rains expected Tuesday through Friday

A tropical storm watch has been issued for west of Cameron, LA, to High Island. The hurricane center said 4-8 inches of rain will be possible across southern ...


NCAA grants Grier eligibility for season opener

WVU quarterback Will Grier , seen here during the Mountaineer's 2017 spring game, will be eligible to play in WVU's season opener versus Virginia Tech in Lan...


Real Madrid back's star player Ronaldo over Tax evasion

A prosecutor in Spain accused the current holder of the Ballon d'Or of committing tax fraud to the tune of $16.5 million. In 2014 Ronaldo paid an extr...


Spanish prosecutors sue Cristiano Ronaldo for tax fraud

The prosecutor also accused Ronaldo of declaring $12.8 million earned from 2011-14 in a tax returns filed in 2014; a time when the prosecutor said Ronaldo's...


Banned building materials suspected in London fire

The government has promised a full public inquiry, but that has done little to a sense of frustration and anger among residents and neighbours who demand answe...


Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, among others, have already been convicted. Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will testify on July 31 in a case in which he i...


History as spaniard takes his 10th title

Playing in his 22nd Grand Slam final, Nadal triumphed in Paris without dropping a set for a third time. Far from being done, Nadal won the 2017 French Open...


Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Another big name with Real Madrid connections has been accused of tax fraud in Spain recently. But it seems Mourinho is plotting another raid on the Portugu...


Maria Kanellis returns, Mike Bennett debuts at WWE Money in the Bank

Well, after weeks of speculation (and after even being spotted at an airport in St. Louis the day before Money In The Bank ), Maria Kanellis and Mike Bennett h...


Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

It had seemed as though Cedric had handed all three points to the European champions when he fired Portugal in front in the 85th minute but Mexico and Moren...


Lucas Davis: Celtics-Sixers swap a precursor?

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. The Celtics will get an additional first-round pick in the 2018 or 2019 draft in exchange for moving down two spots in the...