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Other local runners also excelled in Boston: The Sacramento Running Association masters men won the team competition, led by Charlie Brenneman, who was the fourth fastest master runner of the day, according to an association tweet. It was a big day for American women, who claimed seven of the top eight spots in the race. With a previous personal-best time of 2:53:30, Chichester was listed as an "amateur" and wasn't even seeded in the professional field's start corral.
  • Saquon Barkley's Agents Don't Want The Browns To Draft Him

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    The optics that would come with pulling an Eli Manning and demanding a draft day trade wouldn't be all too good in today's social media age. "His Roc Nation handlers, however, don't want him to be taken No. 4 pick. Whether or not the Browns go through with selecting Barkley, what's clear is that he won't be opposed to playing in Cleveland. The star running back out of Penn State is repped by Roc Nation, Jay-Z's full-service agency based in Manhattan, which boasts of a 15-man team ...
  • Novak Djokovic fully fit and appears back to his best

    Novak Djokovic fully fit and appears back to his best

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    He was really genuinely wanting to help and to give me advices and to share his experience with me. I always enjoy this Europe season. It is no doubt that the Spaniard will be favourite to win in Monte-Carlo as he eyes winning the event for the 11th time in his Tennis career.
  • Lee McCulloch defends Rangers duo after Graeme Murty bust-up

    Lee McCulloch defends Rangers duo after Graeme Murty bust-up

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    Both are senior figures in the Rangers side and they made their feelings towards Murty a little bit too clear. Murty was reportedly fuming at their conduct and has told the Rangers hierarchy that he wants them out of his squad for the final month of the season.
  • Twins game postponed for 2nd straight day

    Twins game postponed for 2nd straight day

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    You can also visit the Target Field Box Office during normal business hours for detailed information regarding your April 15 game tickets. A new date for the game will be announced later.
  • Cavaliers rocked in playoff opener

    Cavaliers rocked in playoff opener

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    Smith's 15 off the bench. BC-BKN-Pacers-Cavaliers, 1st Ld-Writethru, 905Victor-y: Oladipo scores 32 as Pacers stun LeBron, CavsAP Photo OHTD102, OHTD106, OHTD117, OHTD101, OHTD109, OHTD107, OHTD108, OHTD116, OHTD115, OHTD114, OHTD118, OHTD117Eds: Updates with new lead, quotes.
  • CK Embraces Jersey Day In Memory Of Humboldt Broncos (GALLERY)

    CK Embraces Jersey Day In Memory Of Humboldt Broncos (GALLERY)

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    He said the loss of "Coach Bieber" has hurt him and his teammates, but they will focus on happier memories. The team has talked about it and "we've all got our sticks out to it". "It's incredible how the community has pulled together and it's so close". "We get entrusted with these players' lives". Many, like Grade 6 student Logan Kennedy chose to wear something special.
  • Seahawks postpone visit with Colin Kaepernick after QB 'declined to stop kneeling'

    Seahawks postpone visit with Colin Kaepernick after QB 'declined to stop kneeling'

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    Free-agent safety Eric Reid, Kaepernick's former teammate who kneeled with him in 2016, was also apparently asked for assurances during a recent visit with the Cincinnati Bengals that he would not take part in on-field activism. Kaepernick, who nearly won a Super Bowl in 2013, may not be the same player he once was, but he is more experienced than a drafted rookie would be. According to reports , he was recently deposed in the claim.
  • Villanova Basketball Coach Jay Wright Targeted By New York Knicks

    Villanova Basketball Coach Jay Wright Targeted By New York Knicks

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    After all, the Knicks would finish with a 60-104 record with him on the sidelines these past two years. Mills told reporters, "I don't think it was a complete shock to Jeff", citing an ominous meeting two weeks ago, but Hornacek publicly lobbied to stay on before the game Thursday night.
  • Chelsea make contact with 'very intrigued' Maurizio Sarri about replacing Antonio Conte

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    It is understood he went to see a specialist in Germany earlier this year to help cure the problem. He said: "Everything was good until I had the problems with my back". The midfielder was brought in by Chelsea , following the departure of mainstay Nemanja Matic to Manchester United , with the hope of recreating the N'Golo Kante - Drinkwater partnership, that had fired Leicester City to a Premier League title back in the 2015/16 season.
  • Arenado charges mound, benches clear at Rockies, Padres game

    Arenado charges mound, benches clear at Rockies, Padres game

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    Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado did more fighting today than National Basketball Association players have done all season. The next pitch the Padres threw was the one behind Arenado which led directly to the bench-clearing brawl. Perdomo and Ellis were the only Padres ejected from the game. Padres center fielder Manuel Margot was placed on the 10-day disabled list with bruised ribs after being struck by a Scott Oberg fastball in the ninth inning Tuesday.
  • Ray Lewis Goes On Insane Rant About Odell Beckham Jr., Justin Timberlake

    Ray Lewis Goes On Insane Rant About Odell Beckham Jr., Justin Timberlake

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    Giants co-owner John Mara has been adamant in saying the franchise is not "shopping" Beckham. " He's a professional, and I'm glad he's here today". "This is the first day of work, this is the first opportunity to be here together". " Where there's no God, there's chaos ", Lewis said. Shurmur said he planned to make changes in the way the Giants do things. He understands the importance of the offseason and he's a competitive guy ...
  • Andre Ingram Scores 19 Points in NBA Debut

    Andre Ingram Scores 19 Points in NBA Debut

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    Ingram led the Lakers in scoring for the first half of the game and didn't miss until 5:02 remained in the fourth quarter. Among Laker debuts since the franchise moved to Los Angeles, Ingram's performance is overshadowed only by those of Magic Johnson (26 points in 1979), Van Exel and Jerry West (20 points in 1960), according to Elias Sports Bureau.
  • Joe Hart: 'West Ham United are a really risky team'

    Joe Hart: 'West Ham United are a really risky team'

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    However, Hazard seems not to understand how they got to drop two points in a game that they had everything working for them except for their inability to bury their chances especially in the first half. "Yes of course, it's sad we didn't give something back to him". "Like the last weeks again, we (gave) them a gift". "The thing is we have to look we have start to play good football and win games".
  • Bayern Munich announce plans to play friendlies in United States

    Bayern Munich announce plans to play friendlies in United States

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    With no more distractions in the league, Bayern rank among the favourites to win this year's Champions League . A much-changed side took to the field in Augsburg last weekend as Bayern hit back from a goal down to seal a comprehensive 4-1 win and wrap up their sixth successive Bundesliga title .
  • Guardiola on Man City lapses during games: 'Maybe it's my fault'

    Guardiola on Man City lapses during games: 'Maybe it's my fault'

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    Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has questioned their mental toughness after defeat to Manchester United. City looked well on course to be crowned English Premier League champions in the Manchester Derby yesterday morning (Singapore time), as goals by captain Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Guendogan propelled them into a 2-0 half-time lead.
  • Klopp claims Man United were lucky to beat Man City

    Klopp claims Man United were lucky to beat Man City

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    Many times we have created a lot of chances in a short period. Jurgen Klopp rested a number of players for the game at Goodison Park, but Van Dijk played the full 90 minutes and insists that he is capable of handling the hectic schedule.
  • Ball tampering scandal: David Warner vows to be a better person

    Ball tampering scandal: David Warner vows to be a better person

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    Critics have questioned whether CA's role in the affair should come under scrutiny, but chairman David Peever said he does not intend to step down and that chief executive James Sutherland's job is not in jeopardy. "I know people in these circumstances call for everybody to be sacked". "What we must do now is work on the issues that we have and we take responsibility for fixing them and making them better".
  • Zidane allays Ronaldo injury fears after Madrid derby substitution

    Zidane allays Ronaldo injury fears after Madrid derby substitution

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    Asked whether his team-mates were the players happier with a point, France forward Griemzann replied: "Well, yes, but we wanted to win". Madrid struck the woodwork in the first half through Marco Asensio and Marcelo , while both goalkeepers Keylor Navas and Jan Oblak were busy in the second half.
  • Chelsea vs West Ham United

    Chelsea vs West Ham United

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    There was a minute's applause before kick-off, with Chelsea's players all wearing number eight warm-up shirts in recognition of Wilkins' old jersey. Chelsea threw players forward in the final ten minutes of the game in search of a victor, but the London derby ended in a stalemate. Chelsea will probably not qualify for the Champions League this season but with Manchester City having failed to win on Saturday, the Blues are still the reigning champions - for now at least.
  • Welbeck's double for Arsenal costs Southampton vital points

    Welbeck's double for Arsenal costs Southampton vital points

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    Three points on Arsenal 3-2 Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Southampton's Jack Stephens and Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal both saw red in stoppage time for violent conduct, leaving their respective sides to play out the closing minutes with 10 men.
  • The suspected YouTube shooter reportedly taunted people during her rampage

    The suspected YouTube shooter reportedly taunted people during her rampage

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    A next-door neighbor of the YouTube shooter's parents says Nasim Aghdam moved with her parents from San Diego to the small city of Menifee southeast of Los Angeles about five years ago. Police said there was nothing during their 20-minute interaction with Nasim Aghdam that suggested plans for violence, and characterized their conversations with her father and brother as "calm" and mentioning no nefarious plans.
  • Conor's bratty text to UFC boss

    Conor's bratty text to UFC boss

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    Conor McGregor was released Friday on $50,000 bail for felony criminal mischief and other charges. His next court hearing will be on June 14. At one point he can be seen running for a dolly before picking it up and throwing it at the moving vehicle, breaking a window through which passengers can be seen.
  • Bale recalled for Madrid derby

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    The first opportunity of the match fell to Real Madrid in the ninth minute, but Ronaldo could not bundle the ball past Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak from close range after meeting a flicked header from Bale. Real coach Zinedine Zidane , with one eye on the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Juventus on Wednesday, started with Luka Modric and Karim Benzema on the bench, the latter coming on to spare Ronaldo the final half an hour.
  • Manchester City vs Manchester United

    Manchester City vs Manchester United

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    Smalling, who had been at fault for both goals in the first half, then directed his header past Ederson to round off a tremendous comeback in the 69th minute. Cairo local time , in the top match of the 33rd week of the Premier League (PL), and it might be the decisive game of the season. The man with the go-ahead goal: Chris Smalling.
  • Offers of help pour in after deadly bus crash involving Humboldt Broncos

    Offers of help pour in after deadly bus crash involving Humboldt Broncos

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    CST. The City of Kelowna is showing its support for a Saskatchewan hockey team that recently lost multiple hockey players in a tragic crash Friday . Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sent out a statement Saturday, saying "an entire country is in shock and mourning today". Kevin Henry, a coach who runs a hockey school in Prince Albert, said he knows players on the team.
  • Ben Simmons leads Sixers over LeBron, Cavs for 13th straight win

    Ben Simmons leads Sixers over LeBron, Cavs for 13th straight win

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    With three games left, the Sixers destiny is in their own hands. Butler played 22½ minutes and was 7-for-10 from the field in his first game since getting hurt against Houston on February 23. ( Allen Iverson ), the days in between after A.I. when they weren't that good to now", James said. The Cavs well. they look like a team on the second night of a back to back after coming back from 16 down against the Wizards.
  • BJP MPs protest against disruption of both houses by Congress

    BJP MPs protest against disruption of both houses by Congress

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    Yesterday, a furious Sonia Gandhi had slammed Ananth Kumar for targeting her in the Lok Sabha and said: "I think it's shameful that the parliamentary affairs minister can speak such lies on the floor of the house". According to a calculation by the Parliamentary Affairs Ministry, the salary and allowances for each MP for 23 days works out to be Rs 91,699. The money that we get as salary belongs to the taxpayer.
  • Will Manchester United finish the season on a high?

    Will Manchester United finish the season on a high?

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    Italian Raiola, who represents both Pogba and Mkhitaryan, had previously attacked Guardiola, saying: "He [Guardiola] is a coward, a dog. But (this) guy two months ago he offered me Mkhitaryan and Pogba to play with us". "A top, top player". However, he has been shackled more often than not in the midfield setup that Moutinho plays. If Pep triumphs, he will become the third manager to win the title in England and at least two of the other big five European leagues, after Carlo Ancelotti (3) ...
  • Gold, gold, gold for record-breaking Aussie cyclists

    Gold, gold, gold for record-breaking Aussie cyclists

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    The Australians had earlier set a scorching new mark of 4:17.218 in qualifying first, more than five seconds quicker that the second-fastest Kiwis. While Australia came away with two gold, three silver and four bronze from the pool, they were upstaged by an England team who took home four gold medals of their own.
  • Kevin Durant refutes Kerr's notion that Warriors did not care

    Kevin Durant refutes Kerr's notion that Warriors did not care

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    Oladipo extended his streak of consecutive games with a steal to 62 in the fourth quarter. The Warriors played that game without Curry, Durant, Thompson and Green. But since winning his first championship and adding a Finals MVP to his already impressive resume, KD has showed the world that his decision was more than just about basketball.
  • Du Plessis delighted to break long Australia jinx

    Du Plessis delighted to break long Australia jinx

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    Fast bowler Morne Morkel says he will definitely miss playing global after helping the Proteas to an historic series victory over Australia. South Africa beat Australia in the final test match by mammoth 492 runs. "The guys were really pumped after that first game". Vernon Philander bulldozed through their batting line-up on the final morning with figures of six for 21 as South Africa took less than 90 minutes to win by 492 runs on the final day.
  • CWG 2018: PM Modi congratulates lifters Sanjita Chanu, Deepak Lather

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    Canada took out gold and England silver, as Australia's Georgia Rose-Brown, Lucy Stanhope, Alice Kinsella, Kelly Simm and Taeja James combined for third place. Saina Nehwal was in rampaging form and took down Julie Macpherson in just 36 minutes during the mostly one-sided contest which India won 5-0. Converted into a weightlifter, the teenager won the national championships, earning him a spot at the World weightlifting championships.
  • Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk: 'Mohamed Salah can be unstoppable'

    Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk: 'Mohamed Salah can be unstoppable'

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    Yes, Mo would deserve it. Salah will face off against Kevin De Bruyne in the European tie, with the Belgium worldwide viewed as the only rival to Salah for the PFA Player of the Year award. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has tipped striker Mohamed Salah to win this season's PFA Player of the Year award. He showed his quality. "We are going to help him to score even more goals for us".
  • Big win for Assad as last rebel group in Ghouta pulls out

    Big win for Assad as last rebel group in Ghouta pulls out

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    Rebel group Jaish al-Islam, which has not confirmed any deal with the Syrian government over eastern Ghouta, released five prisoners on Wednesday as part of a deal over Douma, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and state media said. Local activists say over 100,000 civilians are trapped inside Douma, which has suffered catastrophic damage. But there is skepticism over the state-run reports because representatives of Jaish al-Islam have told CNN and said on social media they have been ...
  • Madikizela-Mandela to be buried in Fourways - Family

    Madikizela-Mandela to be buried in Fourways - Family

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    Madikizela-Mandela died at Milpark Hospital on Monday after a long illness . The Premier of the Free State, Sisi Ntombela, said in a media statement Madikizela-Mandela's passing has left South Africa , Africa and the whole world poorer.
  • Masters: Jack Nicklaus' grandson makes ace, Tom Watson wins Par 3 Contest

    Masters: Jack Nicklaus' grandson makes ace, Tom Watson wins Par 3 Contest

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    Jack Nicklaus has enjoyed many memorable moments at Augusta National over the years, but it was his grandson's turn to bring the house down with a hole-in-one on Wednesday. He asked his grandson and caddie Gary to give it a try off the same tee (a tradition welcomed during the Par 3 contest), and sure enough - he made it! "Watching your grandson do something is pretty special", the 18-time major victor said.
  • Nice catch! Julian Edelman helps subdue school shooting threat

    Nice catch! Julian Edelman helps subdue school shooting threat

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    Officers in MI contacted the boy, who then admitted posting the threat. Police said the threat was directed toward Central Middle School in Port Huron. Once the comment was confirmed, Edelman told Moen to call 911. What she found was a line that stated: "I'm going to shoot my school up watch the news ".
  • Fister slows Astros to win Rangers debut

    Fister slows Astros to win Rangers debut

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    Doug Fister gave up a run and scattered four hits in five strong innings, and Joey Gallo and Elvis Andrus each had two hits and an RBI as the Texas Rangers defeated the Houston Astros 5-1 on Friday at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas, evening the four-game, opening-weekend series at a game apiece.