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Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton's White House bid

Sanders and Clinton were returning to New Hampshire Tuesday for the first time since he won a 22-point landslide over Clinton in the state's pre...

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49ers to face Rams in China in 2018, per report

Since March, the Rams have been linked to a game in China in 2018, but this is the first time an opponent and target date have been mentioned. ...

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Giancarlo Stanton wins MLB Home Run Derby

He blasted 61 homers total - shattering Bobby Abreu's event record - en route to a Home Run Derby championship that quickly seemed inevitable. ...

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SEC's Greg Sankey: 'We weep, we mourn' for shooting victims

In SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey's first Media Days address as commish past year, the newly minted league helmsman openly praised Ole Miss' and...

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Jordan Spieth labels Olympic withdrawal "the hardest decision of my life"

A hefty 20 players have pulled out of the men's event - many citing the Zika virus - but the British pair reiterated at Troon that they will def...

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Euro 2016 champions Portugal fly home to hero's welcome, watch video

Quaresma replaced Ronaldo in the first half of the final on Sunday against France after the captain had to be stretchered off with a knee inju...

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British Open | Colin Montgomerie to tee off first on his home course

Sure, Ben Curtis, then world No. 396, had won The Open the previous year, but lightning wasn't likely to strike twice for a surprising American ...

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Wimbledon 2016: Tomas Berdych still unhappy with officials despite win

Tomas Berdych became the latest high-profile player to voice his frustration when he pressed the umpire in his fourth-round match against Jiri ...

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Afghanistan defeat Ireland to lead five-game series

Rashid Khan, the legspinner, finished with 3 for 28, while offspinner Mohammad Nabi claimed 3 for 45 as Ireland were bowled out for 211 in 48....

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Mayor Bill de Blasio praises Black Lives Matter movement

Ebony Coleman, a protester, said she grew up with Tony Robinson - the 19-year-old Madisonian who was killed in an officer-involved shooting mo...

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Red Bull atmosphere has changed since Max Verstappen arrival?

The young Verstappen won on his debut with the Red Bull team, after joining from Toro Rosso, at the Spanish Grand Prix to become the sport's y...

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Marlins' Stanton belts record 61 homers to win Home Run Derby

Duvall would smash 15 home runs in a strong showing, but Frazier would hit 16 and would guarantee himself a chance to defend his title against ...

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Simone Biles returns to Houston after Olympic Trials

There could be a multitude of different reasons why other gymnasts were chosen over her even though she scored better than several of them. In...

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Rauner announces group to study education funding formula

A new commission will recommend a change in the way IL funds its public schools, Governor Bruce Rauner announced today. The Republican told re...

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New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, Noah Syndergaard depart game with injuries

Cespedes departed with a right quadriceps strain after three innings, while Syndergaard departed with what the Mets announced as "arm fatigu...

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IMG acquires mixed martial arts organisation UFC

Lorenzo J. Fertitta, Chairman and CEO, UFC , said: "We're confident that the new ownership team of WME|IMG, with whom we've built a strong rel...

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Jason Day motivated by failure to get name on Claret Jug

Montgomerie, who made 21 successive appearances at the Open until the last of them at St Andrews in 2010, with his best finish a distant second ...

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Hamilton wins Spielberg in dramatic last lap

Wolff and Mercedes technical boss Paddy Lowe will explore in the coming days whether to introduce team orders from Silverstone onwards. Worl...

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After Wimbledon win, Murray eyes top ranking

Raonic, who boasts a tournament-leading 137 aces and was a beaten semi-finalist in 2014, feels that Murray "is one of the premier workaholics". ...

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Bratton defends condemnation of Black Lives Matter movement

White lives matter". Denver Police Chief Robert White said last week that officers will continue to monitor protests in their standard, blue...

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Murray talks to royal couple after Wimbledon win

Of course, the remarkable thing about Serena is that she's already done the double - taking home both the singles and doubles titles at the same...

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Spurs' Duncan retires after 19 seasons, five NBA titles

I remember calling my boy Zee Chilton and telling him this story lol Tim Duncan is honestly one of the nicest guys in the National Basketball As...

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Clinton receives long-awaited endorsement from Sanders

Bernie Sanders , whose calls for a political revolution energized millions of voters, bestowed his long-awaited endorsement on Hillary Clinton...

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McIlroy not even sure he'll watch Olympic golf

But at the same time that's not the reason I got into golf. I got into golf to win. "If golf is in the Olympics and golf wants to be seen as a m...

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Mets' Noah Syndergaard, Yoenis Cespedes leave game with injuries

PITTSBURGH - A four-run seventh inning helped Pittsburgh defeat Chicago at PNC Park. He has won a franchise-record 15 straight since September. ...

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