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Trump dismissed advisers' warnings against vetoing spending bill

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It also clarifies that air emissions from animal waste at a farm are not applicable under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act. Trump's Twitter veto threat was at odds with top members of his administration and House Speaker Paul Ryan, who had said Thursday that he was supportive of the measure. Read More »

Andres Iniesta confident Neymar will not join Real Madrid this summer

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The 33-year-old signed a new "lifetime" contract with Barca in October, seemingly ending any discussion about the possibility of him finishing his career away from Camp Nou. "'It may be boring, but I have told my sister that, whether I stay or not, this will have to be resolved beforehand". According to UOL Esporte, the representative met with the player and his people last week to look over the offer which has been made by Florentino Perez. Read More »

Lemar hopeful of new Arsenal & Liverpool bids

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Another club that was linked with a big-money move for Lemar was Arsenal, and that speculation only intensified when Alexis Sanchez joined rivals Manchester United . This season Lemar has found the net twice in Ligue 1 for Monaco, while he has registered eight assists. But Lemar is Monaco's second-highest chance creator this season, with 43, one fewer than Joao Mourinho. Read More »

Tony Romo Made His PGA Tour Debut Today

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I hit a lot of good shots, and they ended up a couple of times in poor spots. Then two or three shots on the back nine cost me. Tony Romo made a decision to conquer the sports broadcasting world after he retired from football. Hopefully you can get that out of the way ... and come back and play better tomorrow". "My wife will tell you she hasn't seen me much over the last month". Read More »

Winnipeg Jets Sign Forward CJ Suess to Tryout Deal

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Kyle Connor scored 3:16 into overtime as the Winnipeg Jets edged the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 and set a franchise record for points in a season Friday. On a night where the Jets officially clinched the playoffs for only the second time since moving to Winnipeg seven seasons ago, this one seems to have some sticking power. Read More »

Stuart Broad questions whether Australia ball tampered during England's Ashes demise

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England batsman and former captain Alastair Cook spoke of his "sadness" for Australian cricket following Smith and Cameron Bancroft's plot to change the condition of the ball at Newlands. At the suggestion of a hypocritical inconsistency, Broad said: 'That (hypocritical) is your word, not mine, but I would agree with you. We lost the series, but it didn't make me cry. Read More »

Jets 'rescinded' offer to free-agent Ndamukong Suh

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At first, the Los Angeles Rams seemed like a long shot to land Ndamukong Suh since the team has already been busy clearing up salary cap space for the 2018 season, but luckily the odds seemed to increase last week when they actually met up with the defensive superstar. Read More »

Software bug to blame for Hamilton defeat - Wolff

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The mistake, which brought out the red flags, consigned Bottas to tenth place in the qualifying order. "You would think it had become the norm with all the success we've had these last years, but it's still just as intense", said Hamilton whose Mercedes team have swept to four straight constructors' titles. Read More »

Canada punches ticket to final

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The other semifinal, between second-seeded Team Anna Hassleborg, of Sweden, and the victor of a qualification playoff between fourth-place Team Victoria Moiseeva, of Russian Federation, and fifth-place Team Anna Kubeskova, of the Czech Republic, is set for 3 p.m. Read More »

Roger Federer to skip clay-court season after shock Miami exit

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And his performance drew the praise of 20-time Grand Slam champion Federer: "I've always liked his game". "Every time I had chances, something bad happened", Federer said. The 36-year-old, who suffered a shock 3-6 6-3 7-6 (7-4) loss to world number 175 Thanasi Kokkinakis in Miami , did not play on clay last season either. Read More »

Bubba Watson aiming high for Masters and Ryder Cup after WGC win

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His health improved. So has his golf. Top-ranked Dustin Johnson crashed out in group play to give the number-one opportunity to Thomas, who along with Noren were the only group top seeds to advance. Stanley answered by winning 13 on an 11-foot birdie putt but they halved the next four holes as Thomas advanced. 'I played good in the beginning, Noren said. Read More »

What's got Yankees feeling lucky about Greg Bird's injury?

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He eventually had surgery to remove his os trigonum in July, returned in late August and hit well in the playoffs as the Yankees reached Game 7 of the American League Championship Series. Bird hit.190 overall a year ago but had eight homers and 25 RBIs in 29 games after returning from the disabled list in late August. That display of his power, combined with a similar flash of it when he arrived in the majors with the Yankees in 2015 (11 home runs, 31 RBIs, .871 OPS in 46 games), has had the ... Read More »

MI headed to Final Four after holding off Florida State

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After Hamilton's "what are you talking about?" initial response, his praise of Michigan's play should not go overlooked. The Seminoles are one of the best offensive teams in the country, so that's a game they would expect to win. "We take pride in our defense, so we believe in ourselves", said MI guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rakhman, who scored nine points on 3-of-9 shooting. We started Unknown and finished Unforgettable. Read More »

Venus rallies to make Miami last 16

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Three-time Miami Open champion Venus Williams was forced to save three match points against Kiki Bertens before moving into the last 16 on Sunday. "It didn't look good sometimes", Williams said in her post-match interview. Konta consolidated her break and was handed two more break points in the seventh game which she took with a fine two-handed backhand victor before serving out the set with the minimum of fuss. Read More »

Liverpool defender, Joe Gomez withdraws from England squad

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Liverpool FC fans will be hoping that Gomez's injury is not too serious and that he will be able to play a role in helping the Reds enjoy a strong end to the season. A two-legged Champions League quarter-final clash with Manchester City will sandwich a domestic derby date with Merseyside rivals Everton. Liverpool FC are now in third place in the Premier League table as they look to try and seal a top-four finish for next season. Read More »

Get To Know Phillies Prospect Scott Kingery

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BC-BBN-Phillies-Kingery Contract, 1st Ld-Writethru, 195Prized prospect Kingery, Phillies reach 6-year contractEds: Adds multiple media reports on contract value. But it will be more than worth it in the long run if Kingery proves to be the real deal. A second-round pick in the 2015 Major League Baseball draft, Kingery hit.304 with 26 home runs and 65 RBI splitting team between Double-A and Triple-A last season. Read More »

Ball-tampering: Australian skipper Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner resign

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The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) has called for Steve Smith and other members of the Australian cricket team, who were part of the plan of tampering with the ball , to step down. "I still think I'm the right person for the job", Smith told reporters after day three. Aside from the obvious ethical issues invovled with the ball tampering , Smith's relationship with some teammates may take some time to mend. Read More »

Mara disappointed in Beckham, but WR not now on trade block

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First came the video of him in bed with a woman later identified as an Instagram model and what looked like drugs in a luxurious Paris hotel room. "But, again, when you're coming off a season where you're 3-13 and played as poorly as we played, I wouldn't say anybody is untouchable". "The Afternoon Drive" Discusses. Read More »

Hazard, Courtois futures on line as Chelsea chase Champions League

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In reality, they are a little tougher than they first appear. The Italian has also been at war with Stamford Bridge officials over transfer policy and appears ready to give up. If I signed for Chelsea , it was to experience a new challenge. Conte is not alone in their shortlist, with PSG interested in Manchester United's José Mourinho, Atlético Madrid's Diego Simeone, Juventus' Massimiliano Allegri and Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino. Read More »

Loyola - Chicago vs. Michigan, 3-31-2018 - Expert Prediction

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Then again, the same could be said for Florida State . The Wolverines will now move on to face the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers, who have been the Cinderella of the 2018 NCAA Tournament. "Hamilton is a moron for not fouling one of the worst FT shooting teams", wrote Eric Thomas. Moritz Wagner , usually Michigan's most prolific scorer, found Florida State's towering, rangy defenders troubling. Read More »

Fernando Alonso 'proud' of McLaren, admits they got 'lucky'

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Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel may go down as the most successful drivers of our era, but put Alonso in an identical vehicle and he'd be the same potent force. Alonso was aided by Haas duo Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean retiring from the race and McLaren racing director Eric Boullier believes the pace in the auto allowed him to capitalise on rivals' errors. Read More »

Harmon denied entry into Costa Rica for alleged marijuana possession

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Both outlets reported Harmon flew to the Juan Santamaria Airport in San Jose from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida. Harmon was detained temporarily before being sent back to the United States. "At this time, we have no further update", the team said. The 2013 third-round draft pick, who is about to play his sixth season in the National Football League, was named the captain of the Patriots last season. Read More »