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U.S. appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

The judges said the travel order does not actually curtail travel on the part of individuals, but rather on countries that it says are inherently risky. "Bottom line: there is a lot of activity going on with the case and you can see the courts are taking it very seriously", Chin said. An appeals court based in Richmond, Virginia, ruled on May 25 that Trump meant to discriminate against Muslims in his executive order. Read More »

Woods appears unsteady, disoriented in police dash-cam video of DUI arrest


On Wednesday, Jupiter Police Department controversially released dashboard footage of the former world number one failing to pass a sobriety test a short drive from his home. Vicodin is an opioid pain medication. " I understand the severity of what I did, and I take full responsibility for my actions ", Woods' statement read. Read More »

Proud papa Johnson poised to defend US Open title


Open at Erin Hills . Mickelson, who has said he'll attend his daughter Amanda's high school graduation Thursday. "I've hit it in the fescue multiple times over the last few days", former U.S. If that weren't enough, there's more to deal with at Erin Hills . "So, if you're playing well, hopefully you won't be out there too many times". They both moved to the US and lived in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, for a time. Read More »

Diego Costa "has lots of offers" to leave Chelsea, says brother


Diego Costa has "lots of offers" on the table to leave Chelsea this summer, according to his brother Jair, but the Spain global has not made a decision where he will play next season. "He is a Palmeirense [fan] even though me and my father support Sao Paulo". "That is very hard [a move to China] because next year is the World Cup and Diego wants to be there", Jair said. Read More »

Kevin Durant's mom was one proud Black mama at National Basketball Association finals

Stephen Curry , Andre Iguodala , Shaun Livingston, Zaza Pachulia , David West and JaVale McGee will be among many Golden State players in the free-agent waters, and Kevin Durant will likely join them. Corden joked, "I would've 100% thrown that game ", to which Durant responded, "We played like we did". "So I've also realized that as far as becoming more of a team player, since my first year I've grown so much and I'm proud of myself in that area as well, but I've got a long ways to ... Read More »

Jerry West planning to leave Warriors for advisory role with Clippers


West was also credited with a phone call to Kevin Durant a year ago that helped convince the prized free agent to leave Oklahoma City for Golden State. Word of West's return to basketball in Los Angeles came hours after the Southern California News Group reported the Clippers were closing in on a deal to build a new arena in Inglewood, the city where West played, coached and served as general manager of the Lakers over the span of a 40-year career in purple and gold. Read More »

Durant shines as Warriors win title

James averaged a triple-double of points, rebounds and assists over the five games, a first for the NBA's championship series. Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals yesterday morning (Singapore time), after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers . Read More »

Granderson snaps tie with 300th HR, Mets rally past Cubs 9-4


Padres 4, Reds 2 • Franchy Cordero had a go-ahead single in the seventh inning, and Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run homer, to help San Diego prevail at home. He finished 2-for-3 with a walk and scored each time he reached base in the ballgame. The defending World Series champions entered Tuesday with a.306 on-base percentage from the leadoff spot, which ranked 24th in the majors. Read More »

Diego Costa says he isn't wanted at Chelsea anymore

Chelsea are unhappy with Costa's decision to reveal that he is unwanted by Conte, because it weakens the club's negotiating position in the transfer market . After scoring in Spain's 2-1 World Cup qualifying win over Macedonia, Costa admitted there was no point in trying to fight for his future at the west London club but ruled out a move to the Far East. Read More »

Wozniacki suffers at the hands of teenage star Jelena

They will face either 16th-seeded Colombian duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah or Ryan Harrison of the United States and Michael Venus of New Zealand. In the victory, Ostapenko won 67 percent of her first serve points and 44 percent of her second serve points. Ostapenko fought back spiritedly to win the next three games. Read More »

England suffer friendly defeat by 10-man France

Ousmane Dembele scored his first worldwide goal to give 10-man France a 3-2 win over England in a friendly in Paris on Tuesday night. Before the game Oasis' hit Don't Look Back In Anger was played, it's become a symbolic anthem to Manchester in the wake of the recent attacks. Read More »

USA gets key tie with Mexico in World Cup soccer qualifying

The U.S. men's soccer team needed a boost in a hostile environment on Sunday, and they got one from their captain. "Any time you can get a point here it's great", said captain Michael Bradley , who scored the lone USA goal on a brilliant effort from 35-yards out in the sixth minute . Read More »

Perisic 'hugely keen and excited' as Man United close in


Per the source, the Serie A find themselves under pressure as they need to pay up £26m before the end of June to comply with Financial Fair Play regulations. United under Mourinho, are expected to spend heavily this summer. It's understood Inter are demanding a fee of around £50million for Perisic and the Red Devils are determined to get a deal over the line for the ex-Wolfsburg star. Read More »

Pakistan thrash England in Champions Trophy semi-final

Bairstow opened the batting for the first time, and survived a close-call for leg-before in the first over and two dropped chances afterward. Pacer Hasan Ali scalped three wickets for 35 runs while Juniad Khan and debutant Rumman Raees chipped in with two wickets each. Read More »

Ravens showed Jeremy Maclin the money ($11 million, to be precise)


He lost a de-facto assistant coach in Maclin, someone who had been through the grind, and now must spend his time molding one of the youngest bunches of wide receivers in the entire league. But overall, the offense struggled to find open receivers during the drill. Maclin has the potential to emerge as Baltimore's No. 1 receiver ahead of Mike Wallace and Breshad Perriman . Read More »

CONFIRMED: Manchester United sign Victor Lindelof


Lindelof is Mourinho's first signing of the summer as the United boss looks to strengthen the squad which finished sixth in last season's Premier League . I am thrilled to be joining Manchester United . United have rather struggled to produce a consistent central defensive pairing in recent seasons, and the arrival of Lindelof will now doubt add presence to the Red Devils' back-line. Read More »

Would Alvaro Morata be a good signing for Manchester United?

In an interview with Calciomercato , Lopez did little to dispel the ongoing links with United and even suggested that Morata would welcome a move to English football. It looked like this could spell more disappointment for United fans as the club were only willing to up the fee to £60 million with Real holding out for £80 million. Read More »

Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

Nishikori outdueled Murray in a five-set classic at last year's US Open and looked capable of a repeat success as he rolled through the opening set. He added with a smile: "I mean, always, you know, when we play, it's always a battle". "I have to dictate as many points as I can", Murray said. Today was a flawless match for me, I thought very well from the beginning. Read More »

Diego Costa latest: Chelsea striker's brother confirms summer offers

But Costa appears undeterred and seems open to moving elsewhere for six months to facilitate a switch back to Spain . If they want to sell me, they'll have to sell me. Costa's head was turned in January when he was linked with a big money move to China. Perhaps Conte's behaviour wasn't very classy and you could forgive Costa for exacting his revenge, but it is harder to have sympathy for a player of Costa's reputation. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather and Con McGregor's long awaited showdown


The Nevada Athletic Commission has an agenda item on its Wednesday meeting calendar to consider a request by Mayweather Promotions for an August 26 fight date at MGM Grand, which ignited talk that a Floyd Mayweather Jr . The UFC stripped McGregor of his featherweight belt shortly after that fight when he announced he would be taking some time off after he and long-time partner Dee Devlin had their first baby in May. Read More »

Biggest LeBron disappointment is not winning title for teammates Korver, Williamses

Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 series deficit to win last year's finals against Golden State after the Warriors knocked off the Cavaliers in the 2015 finals. Finals MVP Kevin Durant scored over 30 points in every game and averaged 35.2 points per game. Curry, 29, celebrated the Warriors' second Championship in three years with his teammates before getting hugs from his family, including 4-year-old Riley and 1-year-old Ryan . Read More »

LeBron James: "I don't believe I've played for a super team"

There are celebrations in Charlotte and Davidson underway after Steph Curry helped lead his Golden State Warriors to their second National Basketball Association title in three years. You don't force anybody to have to take that approach, but at the end of the day, we know what's best for us as a group going forward and we're going to do whatever we can to keep this team together. Read More »

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win Championship

Golden State outscored Cleveland 36-11 over the next 9:05 of game time, a stretch in which Durant scored 13 of his team-high 39 points and added three rebounds, an assist and a steal. Durant did indeed join a ready-made contender by teaming up with two-time reigning league MVP Stephen Curry on a team that won it all in 2015 and were runners-up a year ago after a season in which they had a record 73 wins in 82 games. Read More »

New York Yankees: The Legend of Aaron Judge Continues to Grow


Cameron Maybin followed with an RBI double off Tyler Clippard to tie the game at 3-3, the run charged to Tanaka. "The Judge's Chambers" could be a staple at Yankee Stadium for years to come. The Yankees shortstop extended his career-best hitting streak to 14 games with four hits. Counting two games they lost in Washington - one of the games was made up Thursday night - the Orioles have lost five straight series away from Baltimore. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy


Fans light fireworks on a street in downtown Oakland, Calif ., after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday June 12, 2017. He had 10 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in the clincher. Cleveland has now lost two of the three showdowns in this Finals trilogy. "That's a tough play to stop". Read More »

Golden State Warriors' MVP Kevin Durant adds an important title: champion


Durant took home a championship and a Finals Most Valuable Player award Monday night by adding to the Golden State Warriors' strength in numbers that overpowered James' strength in statistics. "We're going down as one of the best teams ever and that's a special thing you can not take away from us", Warriors reserve Andre Iguodala said. Read More »

Mladenovic takes down Muguruza, Raonic upset


The Venezuelan-born Spaniard raised the decibel level as she nosed in front, teaming each pummeled groundstroke with a loud cry, signalling her determination. The 15th-seeded Monfils moved into the fourth round at the French Open for the seventh time. "I just give her credit for playing well every point, even in the first set".Muguruza admonished the partisan crowd as she was leaving Court Suzanne Lenglen following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat which her coach later claimed were "pathetic" and ... Read More »

Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers


Durant, who lost in his only previous Finals appearance, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and was relieved after feeling pressure to deliver prior to the game . "We did it", Durant said. The 28-year-old Durant was the unanimous choice of the 11 media panelists for Finals Most Valuable Player (MVP). "Getting that first championship for me was like having my first son", he added. Read More »

Iowa SS Mason McCoy Drafted by Baltimore Orioles in 6th Round


He was named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game First Team Senior Preseason All-American and to the Southeast - All Region First Team. "Defensively, he's a decent receiver and has a chance to be a serviceable catcher". As the day progressed, more Wolverines were selected. Wenson was also drafted past year, in the 39th round and opted to return to school. He made 25 appearances as a sophomore, lowering his ERA to 2.81 while converting four saves. Read More »

Golden State Warriors take NBA title

Cavaliers forward LeBron James had a game-high 41 points and guard Kyrie Irving hit tough shots all night, but defensive breakdowns by Cleveland led to easy baskets late in the game for the Warriors, igniting a deafening crowd. This year, the result was different, but Wanda was by his side again. "It was awesome to just see that all year, and right now just to be here with these guys, it's fantastic". Read More »