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Donald Trump, King Salman of Saudi Arabia sign defense, investment deals

Read the press release from the White House on President Trump's meetings with Saudi leaders, including King Salman bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Crown Prince Mohamed bin Nayef, and Deputy Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman. And of course, Trump isn't getting away with this transgression easily, with Twitter users mercilessly quoting his old tweet alongside the pictures of Melania emerging, uncovered from Air Force One. Read More »

NHL playoffs: Rookie's goal lifts Predators into 3-2 series lead

But Ritchie gave the Ducks a 2-0 lead at 10:22 with a wrister from the right circle, beating Rinne's blocker for his fourth this postseason. The Nashville Predators' magic carpet ride through the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs encountered major turbulence when they announced Friday that Ryan Johansen will miss the remainder of the playoffs with a left thigh injury. Read More »

Manchester United line-up predicted: Mourinho trusts six youngsters against Crystal Palace


In addition, striker Marcus Rashford, who has 11 goals this season, defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah, who has played 10 times this season, and Axel Tuanzebe, who has played four times, should be in the United squad on Sunday. He's learning how to live after his father passed away, but he is strong. "He plays against Palace". Mourinho also said Chris Smalling, who missed training on Friday has "a problem" but should be fit for the Europa League final against Ajax next Wednesday but Marouane ... Read More »

NHL Playoffs: Corey Perry is the Ducks Mr. Overtime

The best-of-7 series is tied 2-2 with Game 5 at Anaheim on Saturday (7:15 p.m. ET; NBC , CBC , TVA Sports ). They are 4-1 with the lone loss in this series opener to Nashville. "So put a smile on our face, enjoy it, get ready, and feel good about a tough game in their rink and what can come from that". Rakell scored his seventh goal of the postseason at the 11:30 mark in the first, taking advantage of a line change to slap a wide-open shot past Pekka Rinne . Read More »

Klopp believes Liverpool can handle final day pressure


Liverpool heads into Sunday's season-finale against Middlesbrough knowing they need a victory to secure its place in the top-4. Liverpool will compete in the Champions League for the first time since 2014-15, and only the second time in eight years, as long as they match Arsenal's result. Read More »

Cloud Computing takes Preakness as Derby victor Always Dreaming fades


He won his first Preakness with his first entrant in the race. Classic Empire might as well have been a co-favorite, but his Derby got off to a brutal start when he got side-slammed right out of the gate. "Certainly I'm not going to dispute the fact that I brought in a fresh horse as part of our strategy", Brown said. "Classic Empire and Always Dreaming are two outstanding horses, and our strategy was, if we are ever going to beat them let's take them on two weeks' rest when we have six ... Read More »

Arsene Wenger Won't Resign - Former Arsenal Star


Arsenal kept their top-four hopes alive with a comfortable 2-0 victory at St Mary's on Wednesday night. "Overall it was a very convincing win", explained the Arsenal manager. However, it came at the cost of an injury to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who has found form in a new wing-back role. "It was tight, not like a knife", Wenger said. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd youngsters not ready for first team


The Red Devils are preparing for one of their biggest games of the season, with silverware and a place in next season's Champions League at stake. Manchester United finish their frustrating Premier League season at home to Crystal Palace on Sunday, although Wednesday night's Europa League final is their main focus. Read More »

Mourinho: Ajax should not be in the Europa League


This season's heavy fixture burden, often lamented by Mourinho, has left the club without first-team stars including Ibrahimovic, whose contract is set to expire. In addition, striker Marcus Rashford, who has 11 goals this season, defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah, who has played 10 times this season, and Axel Tuanzebe , who has played four times , should be in the United squad on Sunday. Read More »

It'll Be Matt Murray

Personally I would go with Fleury. "Both of these guys handled the decision we made extremely professional". The Penguins are 57-24 in their last 81 games playing on 1 days rest, 5-1 in their last 6 Friday games and 1-4 in their last 5 vs. Read More »

Penguins will go with Murray over Fleury for Game 4


Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. It's easy to forget that Murray stepped in capably during Pittsburgh's run to the Stanley Cup a year ago, with a 2.08 goals-against average and.923 save percentage over 21 postseason starts (15 wins). Read More »

Two targets still left for Chelsea: Antonio Conte


The 36-year-old former England global has won 17 trophies during his time at Stamford Bridge, however he has found games hard to come by as Chelsea clinched the Premier League trophy this term - making only five starts. As Conte says, " we have targets to reach ", so it's risky to really start thinking and looking too far beyond these last two games at the moment. " It's important for me that every player must have the pleasure to stay ". Read More »

Cardinals trade Matt Adams to Braves for minor leaguer


The 26-year-old Piscotty, who was sidelined with a right hamstring strain, was batting.241 with two homers and 11 RBIs in 25 games with the Cardinals before sustaining the injury on May 4. With standout Matt Carpenter shifting to first base and an abundance of outfield options, the Cardinals struggled to find playing time for Adams this season. Read More »

Welington Castillo's 10th-inning blast sends Orioles to victory


He finished the night 3-for-5 and plated four of his club's five runs. He has nine hits in 15 at-bats since he came off the disabled list, and manager Buck Showalter said every day makes his strengths more evident. Smoak got to first and Coghlan scored, putting the Jays ahead 4-3. "And he gave me a fastball inside strike, a slider swing and miss, and I never went away from my plan", Castillo said. Read More »

Cavs set National Basketball Association record with 41-point halftime lead

The Boston Celtics really need to move forward their game after the Cleveland Cavaliers outscored them on their home court in matchup one of the NBA's 2017 Eastern Conference Finals. Love posted 21 points with 12 rebounds in just 27 minutes of action. Kyrie Irving had 23 points for the Cavaliers, who return home with a chance to finish off the Celtics in Cleveland. Read More »

Sixers linked to impending free agent PG Kyle Lowry

The Raptors shot 47 per cent on the night, and, after connecting on just two three-pointers in Game 3, went 10-of-29 from long range. After two straight seasons of being eliminated by LeBron James and the Cavs, Lowry spoke at length about how no one in the Eastern Conference seems to be closing the gap on James. Read More »

Diamondbacks' Greinke has no-hitter through 7 innings


He got Jake Lamb out on a ground ball to second with the bases loaded to end the game. Back-to-back one-out singles by Daniel Descalso and A.J. Pollock put the tying run on in the 10th. I think I felt worse than anyone in the stadium at the time. It's unclear if he'll land on the 10-day disabled list as the result of his injuries, but it seems more likely than not. Read More »

Macron as French President: Lesser of Two Evils


He is a neo-liberalist who defeated the far right candidate Marine Le Pen in the second round of voting. Macron beat Le Pen by 66 percent to 34 on a platform of market-friendly reform and closer European integration. She performed on Sunday significantly better than her father and former National Front leader, Jean Marie, who was crushed in 2002 when he reached the final round of that year's presidential election against Chirac. Read More »

Pippa Middleton weds James Matthews in rural church


Deacon said the lace bodice was embroidered with pearl detailing over an organza and tulle underskirt, which was layered. Prince William exited the church with his brother-in-law, James Middleton, as he joined fellow guests in the garden. Read More »

More money! Why Pogba desperate for Man Utd to win Europa League


Seventeen matches in seven weeks with 16 players is impossible. Comparing the match to his own playing days, Neville added: "When I played for Manchester United, Arsenal was always our biggest game of the season - the build-up was electric and I felt as if I was going into battle against our greatest rivals". Read More »

Predators wear down Gibson, Ducks

A Corey Perry Power Play goal in the second period gave the Ducks a 1-0 lead entering the third, but there was no stopping the Preds. Perry's score came from just below the Nashville goal line, rifling a shot off Rinne's skate and into the net. Read More »

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney may miss out on Old Trafford send-off


Manchester United's team will have a very different look when they take on Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on the final day of this season's Premier League. The number of young players set to feature is a byproduct of the injuries the Red Devils are dealing with, as Mourinho is even having to rest several squad players for the Europa League final. Read More »