• Booby trap BOMB sparks police auto fire - Army called to scene

    Booby trap BOMB sparks police auto fire - Army called to scene

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    The army bomb squad was deployed after a police officer was thought to have been targeted in a "terror attack". Emergency services were alerted to the burning vehicle on Ballyrobert Road shortly before 8:30am this morning. The road has been closed while emergency services handle the incident. Security sources told Sky News that a partially exploded booby trap bomb caused the blaze.
  • A quick look at quarterbacks of the 2018 National Football League draft

    A quick look at quarterbacks of the 2018 National Football League draft

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    I think I make quick decisions, very quick and decisive decisions". "I don't mean to say that in a cocky way, but I think every quarterback should think that". He did struggle against big programs such as OR and Iowa. Allen makes passing look hilariously easy. "And I think Pat Shurmur is an excellent quarterback coach".
  • Australia bat through 3rd day to lead SAfrica by 402 runs

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    Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc and South Africa batsman Theunis de Bruyn had a series of exchanges during one over, and Starc was apparently involved in a verbal altercation with some supporters near the boundary during the day's play.
  • Serena Williams' tennis comeback her greatest challenge, says coach

    Serena Williams' tennis comeback her greatest challenge, says coach

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    International Women's Day starts on March 8, and Nike is marking it with a new commercial starring Serena Williams , who steps off the court to focus on what it means to be a woman. This moment for Williams is one she never expected. It doesn't happen overnight. Her much-anticipated return to tennis nearly happened in Australia in January, but she opted to withdraw from the year's first grand slam.
  • Emergency Declared in Sri Lanka!

    Emergency Declared in Sri Lanka!

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    The move comes after a local curfew was imposed on Monday in the central city Kandy over unrest between religious communities in which a Buddhist man was killed and Muslim community's shops were set ablaze. The island nation was under a state of emergency for almost three decades as government forces battled Tamil rebels in a civil war that ended in 2009.
  • Irving-less Celtics have no trouble with Bulls

    Irving-less Celtics have no trouble with Bulls

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    We've entered the fourth season of the annual South Point-lined Play of the Day competition, effective July 1. With AP Photos.Jaylen Brown scored 21 points, and the Boston Celtics pounded the Chicago Bulls 105-89 Monday night even though Kyrie Irving sat out because of a sore left knee.
  • 5 players who impressed the 49ers at the NFL Scouting Combine

    5 players who impressed the 49ers at the NFL Scouting Combine

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    The fastest 40-yard dash time at the Combine was 4.32 this year. The NFL Scouting Combine provides an opportunity for prospects to separate themselves from the rest of the competition, but a group of league hopefuls came together for an awesome moment Sunday .
  • USA military official warned Ravens against Colin Kaepernick signing

    USA military official warned Ravens against Colin Kaepernick signing

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    While the official did not outright say not to sign the quarterback, they did suggest putting together strict guidelines to govern his behavior, which likely meant a prohibition from kneeling during the national anthem. Nessa sent out a tweet August 2 that depicted Lewis as Samuel L. Jackson's house slave character from Django Unchained and Ravens owner Steve Biscotti as Leonardo DiCaprio's slave owner character.
  • Trae Young named Big 12 Freshman of the Year

    Trae Young named Big 12 Freshman of the Year

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    The Big 12 has the potential to put 80 percent of its teams into the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The Red Raiders and Mountaineers are on course for a juicy semifinal clash in Kansas City, Missouri, with the victor most likely taking on Kansas in the championship game.
  • Kante fainted at Chelsea training

    Kante fainted at Chelsea training

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    Tests have revealed the midfielder is not suffering from a heart problem or any other medical issue, and he has been given a clean bill of health by a specialist. Prosecutors have said the 31-year-old's cause of death is believed to be "cardiac arrest due to natural causes" but still opened an investigation on Monday.
  • Giants scout shows Penn State RB Saquon Barkley a lot of love

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    If the Browns take let's say Sam Darnold with the top choice in the draft , the New York Giants are next. Opting not throw in the on-field drills, he made things worse when he rarely engaged with other quarterbacks (outside of Josh Allen ), often standing by himself on the perimeter of the group .
  • Nemanja Matic snatches Manchester United dramatic comeback win

    Nemanja Matic snatches Manchester United dramatic comeback win

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    The Red Devils will take on Liverpool FC at Old Trafford in their next Premier League clash at Old Trafford on Saturday. He played a role in both of United's goals against Chelsea . Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the future of Zlatan Ibrahimovic: "For Zlatan, we all think it's his last season at Manchester United ".
  • English FA Head Criticized for Inappropriate Star of David Remark

    English FA Head Criticized for Inappropriate Star of David Remark

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    Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has chose to accept a Football Association charge for "wearing a political message". The FA's chief executive has condemned Pep Guardiola's continued display of a yellow ribbon, insisting that many Spaniards were "pissed off" at the Manchester City manager for wearing a political symbol.
  • Canelo Alvarez Clarifies Positive Test Ahead Of Golovkin Fight

    Canelo Alvarez Clarifies Positive Test Ahead Of Golovkin Fight

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    Canelo will move his training camp from Mexico to the United States and submit to additional tests, Golden Boy Promotions said. 'I will submit to all the tests that require me to clarify this embarrassing situation and I trust that at the end the truth will prevail'.
  • Trump Move to Impose Commodity Duties 'Consistent' - US Secretary of Commerce

    Trump Move to Impose Commodity Duties 'Consistent' - US Secretary of Commerce

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    Trump has said the steel tariff will be 25 per cent, the aluminum tariff 10 per cent. "We have large trade deficits with Mexico and Canada". She added that Ryan urged the president "to not advance with this plan". "In light of recent announcements on trade policy measures, it is clear that we now see a much higher and real risk of triggering an escalation of trade barriers across the globe", WTO director-general Roberto Azevedo told a heads of delegation meeting at the ...
  • 'New Bolt' Coleman wins 60m run in record time

    'New Bolt' Coleman wins 60m run in record time

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    Christian Coleman confirmed his status as the most exciting young sprinter in the post-Usain Bolt era when he stormed to 60m glory on Saturday as Ethiopian track legend Genzebe Dibaba bagged a golden world indoor brace. "I'm truly blessed", Coleman told BBC Sport. "You work so hard and put so much emphasis into running and you'll never get exhausted of the feeling of winning", Coleman said.
  • Flashback: Sam Darnold in high school

    Flashback: Sam Darnold in high school

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    But at least there are some possibilities out there. "I think if he's going to make it", Elway said , "he's making it as a quarterback in the right situation". In essence, the distinction of being the first passer chosen - and likely at No. 1 overall - is entirely up for grabs. That is a familiar refrain these days.
  • Former ESPN Employee Sues For Sexual Discrimination And Harassment

    Former ESPN Employee Sues For Sexual Discrimination And Harassment

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    Berman, known for his outlandish personality, was the central figure in ESPN's National Football League coverage until he stepped down from regular presenting duties previous year. In the lawsuit and complaint, Lawrence claims female employees were "marked" and "groomed" by male colleagues. Berman's name has come up in incidents involving mistreatment of women in the past, most notably with ESPN reportedly settling a sexual harassment lawsuit from former makeup artist Sue Baumann back in ...
  • Manchester City 1 v Chelsea 0 - story of the match

    Manchester City 1 v Chelsea 0 - story of the match

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    Ultimately, the most important number for City was 18 - the record points lead it holds after 29 games thanks to Bernardo Silva's victor just 33 seconds into the second half. But the way goalkeeper Loris Karius and a back four of Trent Alexander-Arnold, Dejan Lovren, Virgil Van Dijk and Andy Robertson combined at Anfield against a Newcastle side managed by former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez, suggested the Merseysiders might at last be tightening up in defence.
  • Jets worry Kirk Cousins is poised to join Vikings

    Jets worry Kirk Cousins is poised to join Vikings

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    The report says there is league-wide speculation Cousins is headed to Minnesota and the team is taking the rumors seriously after speaking to Cousins' camp this past week. "But I think the one thing I noticed about the National Football League this year or in the past years is that the free agency moves very quickly". The Jets could make a better financial offer than any team in the league, but the franchise has had just one winning season in the past seven years and there's a strong ...
  • Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea did not play to their qualities'

    Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea did not play to their qualities'

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    Manchester City's Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne (C) is marked by Chelsea's German defender Antonio Rudiger (L) and Chelsea's English midfielder Danny Drinkwater during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on March 4, 2018.
  • Pittsburgh expected to use franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell

    Pittsburgh expected to use franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell

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    The Steelers had been hopeful they would be able to reach an agreement with Bell before the March 6 franchise tag-deadline. But unless a dramatic turn in the talks takes place, one does not seem to be forthcoming before the end of that window.
  • Ichiro Suzuki planning reunion with Seattle Mariners

    Ichiro Suzuki planning reunion with Seattle Mariners

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    The Mariners are looking to add depth to their outfield with three of their top four outfielders now dealing with injury issues. Right fielder Mitch Haniger (sore hand) has been slowed during spring training and outfielder Guillermo Heredia is still recovering from offseason shoulder surgery.
  • LSU's DJ Chark runs fastest 40 among receivers at National Football League combine

    LSU's DJ Chark runs fastest 40 among receivers at National Football League combine

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    Ward checked in at just a hair under 5-foot-11 and 183 pounds, running the 40-yard dash in 4.32 second and posting a 1.48-second 10-yard split Monday in Indianapolis . Former Cal player James Looney was the lone defensive lineman ranked in the top-10 among the 40 in his position group at the 2018 NFL Combine in each of the six measurable skills tests he competed in at Lucas Oil Stadium.
  • Mino Raiola Claims No War Exists Between Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho

    Mino Raiola Claims No War Exists Between Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho

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    I think it's rumours all the time [about my future]. "That bad injury in the wrong moment broke a fantastic couple of seasons he could and should have with us". No outfield player has played more league minutes for United this season than Matic and the Serbia global is relishing the demands put on him by Mourinho.
  • De Kock instigated fracas by getting personal says Smith

    De Kock instigated fracas by getting personal says Smith

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    Warner was seen speaking to De Kock in an aggressive manner, while several of his teammates, including Smith, tried to lead him into Australia's dressing room. Quinton [de Kock] got personal and evoked an emotional response from Davey [Warner],' said Smith to the media in the post-match press conference. South Africa were 293 for nine at the close of the fourth day, still, 123 runs adrift of Australia .
  • Arsenal slammed by Brighton midfielder Sidwell: No fight, no passion

    Arsenal slammed by Brighton midfielder Sidwell: No fight, no passion

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    The problems facing Wenger are obvious, with the under-fire Frenchman unable to inspire an underperforming squad into producing the level of performance required to ease some of the pressure being piled on his shoulders. Arsenal's season fell to a new low with a fourth straight defeat in all competitions, which also left them 13 points outside the Premier League's top four with just nine games to play.
  • Saints interested in bringing back Jimmy Graham

    Saints interested in bringing back Jimmy Graham

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    After recording at least 85 receptions and 889 yards from 2011-14, Graham never had more than 65 receptions and averaged 682.7 yards per season in Seattle. Over Graham's last 24 games with Seattle he caught 84 passes for 898 yards and 12 touchdowns, production worse than most of his 16-game seasons with the Saints.
  • CBI questions PNB general manager in Nirav Modi fraud case

    CBI questions PNB general manager in Nirav Modi fraud case

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    Apart from these arrests, India's premier investigation agency has also arrested officials of Nirav Modi' and Choksi's companies. In its petition, the government alleged that Nirav Modi , Nihal Modi, Ami Modi and Mehul Choksi , through various companies and LLPs maintained by them, committed fraud by conniving with some PNBofficers and routing the bank's money through letter of undertakings, entries of which were not made in the bank's Core Banking Service (CBS) system to avoid ...
  • West Ham fullback Sam Byram: No excuses for Swansea defeat

    West Ham fullback Sam Byram: No excuses for Swansea defeat

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    However, Mauricio Pellegrino's side are only outside the bottom three by a point. If you look at all the goals , we'll hold our hands up and say how disappointed we are with them. King, who scored his first Swansea goal in the win over the Hammers, said: "They were brilliant, they don't stop running". Cheikhou Kouyate brought Andre Ayew down in the area and his brother Jordan Ayew stepped up to score with the spot kick.
  • Eagles expected to release Vinny Curry (maybe)

    Eagles expected to release Vinny Curry (maybe)

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    As Ian Rapoport of NFL Media notes, Curry was set to earn $9 million in 2018. If the Eagles release him before June 1st, they'll save $5 million in cap space but owe $6 million in dead money. In about a week from now, the National Football League new year will begin, and players will start negotiating with other teams to figure out where they will play for 2018.
  • Only 1 test in, aggression spills over in SA vs. Australia

    Only 1 test in, aggression spills over in SA vs. Australia

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    Warner was eventually ushered into the dressing. The incident reportedly took place as the players were returning to their dressing rooms at tea on day four of the first Test. Australia bowled South Africa out for 298 to win the match by 118 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series. "CA (Cricket Australia) is aware of reports of an incident between players in Durban", a Cricket Australia spokesman said in a statement.
  • Quinton de Kock's 'personal' comment on David Warner has Australia fuming

    Quinton de Kock's 'personal' comment on David Warner has Australia fuming

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    De Villiers was dismissed without scoring in the second innings on Sunday, the destructive batsman run out at the non-striker's end after quick work from David Warner and Lyon. "CA is aware of reports of an incident between players in Durban ", a spokesperson for the Australian governing body said. Cricket Australia said a process would be taken before they comment further on the ugly incident but released a statement.
  • Jose Mourinho: 'Media are unfair to Manchester United'

    Jose Mourinho: 'Media are unfair to Manchester United'

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    After joining United from Benfica for £31 million ($42 million) in June, Lindelof endured a hard start with his new club. But the 23-year-old insists he is just focused on how he can develop into a more complete player. Without a win in five matches after last weekend's loss to Tottenham, Palace are mired firmly in the fight to avoid relegation. Mourinho has some hard selection decisions to make against Palace, with Jesse Lingard pushing for a start after scoring the victor against ...
  • Michael Owen states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Newcastle

    Michael Owen states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Newcastle

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    Mohamed Salah netted in a seventh successive match to continue the best scoring spree in Europe's big five leagues as Liverpool defeated Newcastle 2-0 on Saturday. Newcastle have injury worries over Jonjo Shelvey. "If we keep picking up points we will be a Premier League club next season". The goal was also the 200th in Klopp's 97th league game in charge and since he was appointed in October 2015 only Manchester City (214) have scored more .
  • Tristan Thompson Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

    Tristan Thompson Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

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    The Cavaliers' big man is one of the most durable players in the National Basketball Association. He has appeared in 42 games with 21 starts and is averaging 6.5 rebounds and 6.3 points a game. Thompson stayed in the game and finished with 12 points and seven rebounds, but the team said he experienced "significant swelling" overnight and tests revealed the sprain.
  • "Neymar will be at PSG next season" — PSG Sporting Director

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    Di Maria broke the deadlock when he chipped over the advancing Zelazny two minutes into the second half, which was played in a downpour. The Spaniard will know that his reign is likely to be over should PSG not manage dig themselves out of trouble here, which lends an extra dramatic dimension to a game that promises much.
  • Mercedes F1 driver Valtteri Bottas has 'no excuses' this season

    Mercedes F1 driver Valtteri Bottas has 'no excuses' this season

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    The freezing conditions of the first three days finally gave way to warmer temperatures on Thursday morning, but fog and drizzle left the track soaked for the start of the session. Lewis Hamilton insists that he does not think of how to beat his competitors when preparing for a race, but focusses on his preparation in order to be the best.
  • Chelsea manager Antonio Conte salutes unstoppable Premier League leaders Manchester City

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte salutes unstoppable Premier League leaders Manchester City

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    Despite that, Arsenal's match against Manchester City was played as scheduled on Thursday night and the weekend's Premier League fixtures are all still set to go ahead. "When you link this situation - a good manager, much money to spend in the transfer market, the same ambition - this is the final result". We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising.