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Trump speaks with Egyptian president on church bombings

The attacks occurred on one of the most important dates in the Christian calendar, which marks the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. The Islamic State group claimed the bombings that k...

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Rose and Garcia lead the Masters going into final round

He had it to as low as 7-under Saturday before faltering to a third-round 72, though, leaving him two shots out of the lead at 4-under. As 54-hole co-leaders Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia duelled do...

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Great Britain's hopes in tatters after two defeats

Great Britain's hopes in tatters after two defeats

French veterans Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut outdueled Dominic Inglot and Jamie Murray , 7-6 (7), 5-7, 7-5, 7-5, to give the host an insurmountable 3-0 lead over Great Britain in the Davis Cup ...

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Garcia dedicates magical Masters win to childhood idol

Garcia dedicates magical Masters win to childhood idol

However, Rose later failed at the first hole of the tiebreaker, where Garcia finished with a birdie, acquiring his first Green Jacket. "The only thing I can do is hopefully change that up, so the ne...

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Bruins set to start series with Senators on Wednesday

The National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs are in full swing, and with the Boston Bruins taking on the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday evening at the Canadian Tire Center, the series is off to...

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Barcelona coach Luis Enrique blasts 'pathetic' Andre Gomes questions

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique blasts 'pathetic' Andre Gomes questions

This is a team sport . CLASICO - "I do not care, I think of the Juve". This [targeting players] is a thing that takes place in professional football I believe is completely unjust and undeserved. "...

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Darryl Sittler say players, fans lose when Olympics is off the table

After five consecutive Olympic games with NHL stars, the league has changed directions. "I just didn't believe it was going to happen [in 2012]", two-time gold medalist Jonathan Toews said. It's a...

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Higuain brace gives Juve 32nd straight home win

Higuain brace gives Juve 32nd straight home win

Allegri did not name his team but his comments suggest that Croatia forward Mario Mandzukic and Colombia winger Juan Cuadrado will both play in addition to the attacking pair of Gonzalo Higuain and Pa...

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Davis Cup: Australia clinches quarterfinal win over US

Davis Cup: Australia clinches quarterfinal win over US

India sealed a 4-1 win against Uzbekistan in the second round of the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group I tie in Bangalore yesterday to advance to the World Group playoff. Hewitt said it was no surprise Soc...

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Egyptian cabinet approves state of emergency

Egypt's Christian minority has always been targeted by Islamic extremists, and the recent attacks were the most extreme they had following the Cairo church bombing last December. Egyptian media had ...

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Walcott: Nothing can keep Ozil down

Will West Ham ever win again? Ozil netted on 58 minutes with his first goal for the Gunners since December 10. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger also hailed the Germany star's return to form after the ga...

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Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods lead Sergio Garcia praise after major win

With a playoff win against Justin Rose, Garcia won his first major despite contending in them since he was 19 years old. Sergio Garcia claimed Masters glory on Sunday, beating Justin Rose in a p...

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Game Thread #6: Chicago Cubs (2-2) @ Milwaukee Brewers (2-3)

Franklin was a late addition to the Brewers' lineup when Ryan Braun was scratched with lower back tightness. The right-hander retired 13 of the 14 batters following Braun's home run, including a s...

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Leon Smith remains upbeat despite Great Britain's Davis Cup exit

Leon Smith remains upbeat despite Great Britain's Davis Cup exit

The double defeat of singles players Kyle Edmund and Dan Evans had left the British pair with a mountain to climb to come back and win the best-of-five tie, but the first hurdle was simply to avoid th...

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Tactical Analysis: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City | Conte completes double over Pep

Tactical Analysis: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City | Conte completes double over Pep

When he first moved to the Etihad , there were many who doubted whether he could cope with the physicality of the Premier League , but that theory was quickly dismissed. "I decide that so simple, I ...

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Francesa: Refs Ruined NCAA Championship Game

Francesa: Refs Ruined NCAA Championship Game

A flurry of whistles and missed shots left them one step short. Williams and the Tar Heels didn't go when they won in 2005 because members of the team were already in National Basketball Association...

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Lukaku double helps Everton end Leicester's winning run

Lukaku double helps Everton end Leicester's winning run

The Foxes' fairytale is set to continue in Madrid on Wednesday, but after five victories, it's safe to say that Shakespeare believes Leicester have secured their Premier League status. We know Rom is ...

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Garcia wins first major title in Masters playoff

Rose's wayward tee shot, however, would prove to be costly as Garcia's long wait finally came to an end. It was the first time a European had handed it on to a fellow European since Bernhard Langer ...

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Sergio Garcia targets further success after major glory at the Masters

He didn't get down after missing a 6-foot putt on the 16th hole to fall out of the lead, or missing a 5-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole that would have won in regulation. After suffering for the fir...

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Jurgen Klopp's changes at half-time spark Liverpool into life at Stoke

With Coutinho ill and Firmino tired, Klopp was forced to play Ben Woodburn and Trent Alexander-Arnold alongside Divock Origi in attack - another sign of Liverpool's lack of attacking depth. "The m...

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Oscar Robertson congratulates Russell Westbrook on triple-double record

Oscar Robertson congratulates Russell Westbrook on triple-double record

He recorded the triple-double with 4 minutes, 17 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, with the crowd giving him a standing ovation. He only averaged a triple-double in one of them. Yes, Westbrook ...

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North Carolina Survives to Complete the Final Four

North Carolina Survives to Complete the Final Four

Justin Jackson tallied 19 points for the Tar Heels, who meet OR on Saturday night in the national semifinals. "Every game for Kentucky is going to be big I think", Kentucky freshman Malik Monk ...

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Bruise: Mets 4, Phillies 3

Ramos greeted Cabrera on Monday with a 96 miles per hour fastball to the backstop before ultimately walking him, and it allowed Bruce to bat. Bruce stepped to the plate in the eight with a runner on...

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Series set as Ducks win Pacific, will face Flames

Matt Calvert, Josh Anderson and Cam Atkinson scored in the comeback for Columbus. Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock said Andersen will be in his usual spot in the crease when the Leafs open the first r...

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Capitals favored to come out of East, but it won't be easy

The Ducks needed a point to claim the division title and Nate Thompson ensured they would achieve their aim with a third-period goal to tie it the game at 3-3 before Shea Theodore scored in overtime t...

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Mourinho favourite Ibrahimovic has carried Man Utd

Ibrahimovic, 35, opened the scoring with his 28th goal of the season and after Seb Larsson had been sent off for Sunderland, goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford completed victory. Ibrahi...

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Hamilton's Shanghai love affair continues - Chinese Grand Prix in numbers

Valtteri Bottas finished sixth in the other Mercedes, having started third after an error under the safety auto, while Vettel's team-mate Kimi Raikkonen was fifth. The drive of the race belonged to M...

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Manchester United still fighting for top four, says Mourinho

Manchester United still fighting for top four, says Mourinho

And Ibrahimovic, 35, has likened himself to the fictional character, played by Brad Pitt in the film of the same title, who gets younger in appearance with age. Mourinho said: "After Liverpool and Man...

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I'm like Benjamin Button,'' says Zlatan Ibrahimovic

And United's eight remaining games include this weekend's massive Super Sunday encounter plus trips to Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham. Sergio Romero came into the side in his place and Mou...

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Griezmann leaves it late to deny Real in derby

Griezmann leaves it late to deny Real in derby

Just when it looked like one goal would be enough, Griezmann stunned the Bernabeu with his 23rd goal in all competitions this season - the France worldwide expertly firing home from substitute Angel C...

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Klopp: Liverpool can make do without Mane

Klopp defended his selections, but admits Liverpool were fortunate to win the game after the performance in the first half. Klopp needs his first-choice center-back pairing of Matip and Dejan Lovr...

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Steve Fisher achieved the unimaginable by turning around San Diego State

Steve Fisher achieved the unimaginable by turning around San Diego State

Fisher, 72, led MI to a national championship in 1989 and was the architect behind the Fab Five teams that went to back-to-back Final Fours in 1992-93. The 72-year-old Fisher failed to make the postse...

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Sergio Garcia wins The Masters, his first major title, in dramatic playoff

Sergio Garcia wins The Masters, his first major title, in dramatic playoff

After missing a 5-foot birdie at the 72nd hole, Garcia had to get through one extra hole to finally remove the stigma of being considered the best player never to win one of golf's biggest events. 17 ...

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Rondon stumbles in 8th inning; Red Sox rally beat Tigers 7-5

Red Sox left-hander Drew Pomeranz will make his first start of the season after beginning the year on the disabled list with a forearm strain. Detroit led 4-0 in the eighth when relievers Bruce R...

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Spieth goes on 3rd-round charge at Masters

Coming into this year's tournament, Garica had one top five and three top 10 performances at the Masters. That opened up a can of worms for some of the biggest names in golf - Justin Rose, Sergio Ga...

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