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Trump says "could be some unity" after Scalise "sacrifice"


Thompson offered his appreciation for the bravery of the U.S. Capitol Police. And as lawmakers discussed increasing security, House Speaker Paul Ryan urged them to come together following in the incident. "I have a feeling that Steve has made a great sacrifice". Uniformed officers are usually stationed outside the visitors entrances to congressional office buildings. Read More »

India Won By 9 Wickets In Semi Final Against Bangladesh

Ben Stokes hit a career-best 102 not out and captain Eoin Morgan 87 as England knocked Australia out of the Champions Trophy with a 40-run win over their arch-rivals at Edgbaston Saturday. Sixty-four of Stokes' 102 runs came via balls hit into our over the rope, while nearly 56 per cent of the deliveries he faced were dot balls (61 out of 109). Read More »

Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan wants England to knock Australia out


Jake Ball bowled a tight spell of 31/2 in his eight overs to restrict New Zealand and the Kiwis' chances of qualifying for the semis now look very bleak. Jos Buttler says England will not flinch in the face of some aggressive Australian bowling in their Champions Trophy group match on Saturday, and will hopefully deal a blow to their old rivals title hopes. Read More »

Pakistan beats Sri Lanka, to play England in CT semis


Morgan will be wary of a side who clearly relish conditions in Cardiff where previous year they chased down a target of 303 to beat England , with Sarfraz Ahmed , their hero against Sri Lanka , hitting 90. "We dropped three catches ( Azhar Ali was put down in the first over), but there has been a genuine effort from the boys and from the support staff, and we've expressed a lot about our fielding and we've talked about it a lot". Read More »

Golden State takes 2nd National Basketball Association title in 3 years

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels tweeted about it, saying: "Impressing. KD". Giannis Antetokounmpo last reached the postseason in 2014-15, and aside from averaging 11.5 points per game on 36.6 percent shooting in that visit, his most notable act was checking Mike Dunleavy into the stands. Read More »

Will the Golden State Warriors visit the White House?


Fans light a LeBron James jersey on fire after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 5 of the NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., on Monday June 12, 2017. After playing so many years on a below-standard deal, Curry is expected to re-sign for the super max of five years and $205 million. For the third year in a row, LeBron James powered the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals. Read More »

Warriors: We Haven't Been Invited to the White House

Warriors general manager Bob Myers disputed the super-villains notion. "The toughest challenge was to come in here and see how I can help Steph get better, see how I can help Klay get better, Draymond, Shaun Livingston , Andre Iguodala , JaVale McGee , the whole team, just see how I can help them get better", Durant said . Read More »

NCAA Suspends Louisville Head Coach For Not Knowing About Sex Scandal

Pitino said he's going to put his faith in the appeals committee. It imposed a postseason ban in 2015-2016 season, but participated in last season's Atlantic Coast Conference and NCAA Tournaments . "We have been open and transparent throughout this process". While on probation , Louisville must "inform in writing prospective student-athletes in men's basketball that the institution is on probation for four years and detail the violations committed" along with a requirement to ... Read More »

Parade marking Warriors' title rolls in Oakland

So naturally, following the Warriors' 129-120 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Wanda Durant showed up front and center to shower her baby boy with love. "I have no reason to look back at what I could have done or what I shouldn't have done or what I could have done better for the team ". Abdul-Jabbar was the league's MVP and scoring champion, averaging 31.7 points. Read More »

India crush Bangladesh to enter final of 2017 Champions Trophy

Their unbroken partnership of 178 delighted the huge India contingent in a crowd of 24,340 - a record for a one-day global at Edgbaston . Opening batsman Tamim Iqbal was their top scorer with 70 while Mushfiqur Rahim hit 61, with the duo adding 123 runs for the third wicket. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Pakistan Vs England: Hatke Player of the Match

It was a gripping match which saw Pakistan through to the first semi-final of the Champions Trophy , to be played against England on this same ground. Then Hasan came in and he took wickets. But Arthur was in no doubt of England's quality, saying: "They're a really good one-day unit with no apparent weaknesses". Read More »

Blimp mishap near US Open

The blimp , operated by Florida-based AirSign , was being used for advertising as it floated above the tournament and had been airborne for several hours before it went down, authorities said. Na recorded five birdies in a seven-hole stretch to get to 4 under in the first round of the U.S. Open. "I take it as a compliment", said Fowler, when asked about being commonly referred to as the best player without a major. Read More »

Playing both sides: Fultz happy to land with Lakers, Celtics

Smith Jr. proved to be the top dog on talent alone. With less than a week to go until the NBA Draft , the Los Angeles Lakers are preparing their player wish list for the June 23 (AEDT) event. Also: Lakers met with UCLA coaches about Ball this week. "They're both playing extremely high level of basketball". In his first go-round with the team last Wednesday, executives thought Ball seemed " out of shape " and acting " too cool", but was still able to leave a strong impression. Read More »

Kirby announced for Nintendo Switch

We learned that Odyssey is actually the name of Mario's rocket ship which can take you to all of the worlds in the game. Fans of this game will definitely be looking out for more details on the Nintendo Switch port in the near future, with the trailer indicating that Rocket League will be available on the Switch by the end of 2017. Read More »

Novak Djokovic Beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas at 2017 French Open


The fifth seed made the last eight at Roland Garros in 2015 - her best showing at a Slam - and is also number one on the Race to Singapore leaderboard. Djokovic thrashed the youngster 6-1 6-0 when they met in Rome last month. Rafael Nadal will take on compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta in the quarter-finals of the French Open on Tuesday (6 June). Read More »

Were fire barriers installed in London tower?


The death toll in the Grenfell Tower fire has risen to 17. Commissioner Dany Cotton said it would be a "miracle" to find anyone still alive. Survivors told of frantic attempts to escape during the nighttime fire. "There's people at their windows: 'Help me, help me, help me!' You can see the fire go into the house and into the last room that they're in, and just engulfing their whole apartment". Read More »

What to expect as fixtures of 2017-18 Premier League is out

Bookmakers have made Manchester City favourites to win the 2017/2018 Premier League title , after the fixture list was released on Wednesday. Arsene Wenger expressed his frustration at facing away trips in the Premier League after gruelling European jaunts. Read More »

Stephen Curry prefers to decline White House visit if invited

And then there is Kevin Durant . Golden State locked up its fifth title in franchise history with Monday's 129-120 win over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland , Calif. The Pittsburgh Penguins recently won their second Stanley Cup Championship, Sunday and there has been no word on whether or not the team plans to make a trip to the White House. Read More »

Baseball Practice Shooter Legally Purchased Guns, Police Say


According to a hospital statement , Wednesday, the bullet had fractured bones in his hip and torn through internal organ, and Scalise, had been receiving multiple units of blood transfusion. hospital. It added: 'His condition is critical and he will require additional operations'. "While the attack today was a awful surprise, Matt's presence on the ball field, helping longtime colleagues and friends was not", Mika's family said . Read More »

LeBron James 'likely' to leave Cleveland for Western Conference teams in 2018

It was written that James has a house there that is only half an hour away from the Staples Center, the home court of the Lakers and Clippers. The minute he won that championship in Cleveland he was liberated to leave again. The latest indications of that concept are remarks from Adrian Wojarowski of The Vertical, who indicated that the league-wide perception is that James will head West next year. Read More »

Curry to pass on White House celebration visit


Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games. Though they are not apples to apples in comparison, that championship victor snared an 18.9 MM result, or up 18% from last night's clincher. "This is something that we want to continue to do, but for us to have these conversations that we had nearly a year ago and now being in this position, worth every shot we took in ... Read More »

Medical helicopter transports 1 after blimp crashes near US Open

If I just make one or two of the good looks I have, it's a couple under. "It's cool, but it's just the first round", Fowler said. Tommy Fleetwood heads the European interest and a bogey-free 67 saw him join American pair Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman two off the pace, with Patrick Reed one of four players on four under. Read More »