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Interest rates unchanged in United Kingdom, confounding analysts' expectations

Many had been expecting the bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC ) to at least half the rate in a bid to boost the economy in the wake of conc...

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Leon, Red Sox beat Yanks 5-2 for sixth straight win

NY is two games under.500 after the All-Star break for the first time since being 59-61 on August 31, 1995. The Boston Red Sox (50-38) hit t...

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Tomas Berdych pulls out of Olympics over Zika virus

Health officials from Brazil claim that the rate of Zika infections has significantly declined, and that when the Olympics start they predict th...

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Former Twin David Ortiz Gets Standing O

Bryce Harper stayed in the dugout: A little secret of the All-Star Game is that, quite frequently, starters who are removed from the lineup sho...

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Manfred: MLB slipped on pace of play

On Tuesday night, Ortiz will appear in Major League Baseball's All-Star Game for the tenth time in his career. "You see all your boys". Catche...

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Stenson leads British Open, with Mickelson a shot back

The affable Swede is acutely aware of the ticking clock that signals he might not have many chances left to land one of the tournaments that def...

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Guardiola weighing up move for Germany star

New Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is also a big fan of Stones and tried to sign the England centre-back for Chelsea last summer. Howe...

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Silver is no fan of 'super-teams' like Warriors with Durant

His season was fantastic I would say one of the best seasons by a player in NBA History if he can do what he did a year ago but better the nex...

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Marlins offering ticket discounts in honor of Stanton's Derby victory

Giancarlo Stanton . Stanton who is one of the league's best power hitters, defeated last year's victor (Frazier of the Chicago White Sox) and ...

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David Ortiz exits to standing ovation at his final All-Star Game

Jackson made sure to make his one-time Midsummer Classic stint count, bashing a monster home run in the first inning en route to leading the AL ...

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UFC star Brock Lesnar flagged for potential doping violation

The former UFC heavyweight champion and WWE star defeated Mark Hunt at last weekend's UFC 200 in Las Vegas on his return to the Octagon after ...

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Mickelson leads with good golf and good side of draw

Thursday was his first round since he won the claret jug at Royal Liverpool two years ago because he had to sit out St. Andrews with an ankle in...

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Durant to the Warriors

Last season, the Warriors finished the regular season with 73 wins heading into the NBA Playoffs. If you are a fan or simply a viewer of Lostnun...

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Phil Mickelson, Henrik Stenson Duel to Continue in British Open's Final Round

Phil Mickelson squandered his lead on the 17th hole, bogeying the par-3. He will attempt to win his first major sleeping on the lead at Troon ....

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How Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors affects the entire National Basketball Association

Durant selected the Warriors over the Thunder and Boston Celtics and signs a two-year, $54.3 million contract that allows him to return to free ...

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Chelsea snap up Kante

Speaking to the official club website at the announcement, Kante expressed his delight at the West London switch. "The opportunity to work wit...

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Former Man United manager tipped to take over Belgium national team

For Cole, a Champions League victor with United, the competition is important and the former striker says that clinching a berth into the tourn...

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Broncos make Miller league's highest paid defensive player

Miller received $23 million at signing and will earn $61 million over the first eight months of the blockbuster deal that makes him the highest...

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Tigers Score 3 in 7th, Rally to Beat Royals 4-2

Verlander beat the Royals on June 16 in Kansas City, allowing four runs over seven innings. Francisco Rodriguez locked down the ninth inning f...

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Carr says sea exercise would be insane

Vietnam - whose own South China Sea dispute with Beijing may also benefit from the PCA ruling - will also talk about "all kinds of issues" at ...

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Leicester ace Riyad Mahrez to snub new contract offer, wants to leave

And players like Kante as well as Riyad Mahrez (who is also speculated to be going elsewhere) know that if they don't move and "cash in" now to ...

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Star Wars Rebels Season Three Trailer Released: Grand Admiral Thrawn Confirmed

Revealed during the panel and then shared on Twitter by Yahoo Movies , the piece of art - seen above - depicts the film's ragtag group of ...

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Tour de France observes minute of silence for attack victims

And while many have suggested it has been track training ahead of next month's Olympics that has been behind his return to form, Cavendish point...

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Activists sue Baton Rouge police over treatment of protestors

Over 200 people were arrested during various protests in Baton Rouge last weekend, including one protest where riot gear-clad officers advance...

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Von Miller signs six-year, $114 million extension with Broncos

Muhammad Wilkerson and Justin Tucker also received big paydays, shedding their franchise tags and getting new deals. In a statement, Mille...

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