• New polls paint mixed picture over General Election voting intentions
New polls paint mixed picture over General Election voting intentions

While Theresa May was Home Secretary between 2010 and 2016, before taking the Tory Party's reins from David Cameron after the Brexit vote, she took a number of hardline decisions that affected immigration policy in the United Kingdom. "Many of us have been warning for some time that the scale of police cuts in Britain has gone too far". At ...

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  • Preds fans asked to refrain from tossing things onto ice
Preds fans asked to refrain from tossing things onto ice

It was confirmed on video review, his third of the Stanley Cup Final and second in two games. He streaked in on a breakaway and beat Matt Murray on his glove side with a laser-like wrist shot. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP ) - The Pittsburgh Penguins needed more from their stars. Like any good fisherman, Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolet...

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  • Trump attacks London Mayor Sadiq Khan over misconstrued statement - again
Trump attacks London Mayor Sadiq Khan over misconstrued statement - again

He was part of an investigation "prioritised in the lower echelons of our investigative work", Mr Rowley said . As well as carrying knives, the attackers wore fake suicide vests, created to spread more fear. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack. Only one of the dead has been identified so far, a Canadian woman who moved to Eur...

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  • Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win
Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win

The world number one has struggled for much of the year, but he was superb in dismantling former US Open champion Del Potro by a 7-6 7-5 6-0 scoreline. Del Potro's first set point came in the eighth game, up a break at 5-3, but he missed a return off Murray's 80 miles per hour (129 kph) second serve.

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  • Bonino tests injured foot, scratched in Game 4
Bonino tests injured foot, scratched in Game 4

Nashville will be leaning again on its defense corps to try to send this series back to Pittsburgh all tied up. The defensemen have helped Nashville outshoot Pittsburgh in each of the first three games. It was his first goal in the Final since 2009, but it wasn't almost enough. James Neal started the play, getting the puck to Fisher who fed th...

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  • Mourinho: What I Told Fergie After Europa League Win
Mourinho: What I Told Fergie After Europa League Win

Honestly, I think not", he told Sport TV. Even we need to dig deep to get the answer. "So I think the season was really good". "We prefer it this way than finish fourth, than finish third, than finish second". United, though, are in a stronger position than most given finance and history has been complemented by securing Champions League qual...

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  • Snitker won't commit to Colon in rotation — Bartolo Colon
Snitker won't commit to Colon in rotation — Bartolo Colon

The Atlanta Braves could use a win here after losing six of their last nine games. Herrera's tied the game in the seventh, while Franco's put the Phils ahead. "I think it's pretty good, man", said Galvis on MLB.com . This despite Galvis' earned stature as one of the best glove men at shortstop in the game.

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  • Injury rules Wahab out of Champions Trophy
Injury rules Wahab out of Champions Trophy

Young opener Fakhar Zaman is set to make his One-day worldwide debut on Wednesday when Pakistan play South Africa in their second match in the Champions Trophy. The 31-year-old sustained the injury whilst bowling during his side's crushing 124-run defeat against arch-rivals India at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham on Sunday.

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  • Furious Bryce Harper Charges Mound In Bench-Clearing Memorial Day Brawl
Furious Bryce Harper Charges Mound In Bench-Clearing Memorial Day Brawl

Strickland hit Harper in apparent retaliation for the two home runs Harper hit against him way back during the 2014 NLDS, a series the Giants won. Tempers flared during the eighth inning of Monday's game between the Giants and Nationals after Bryce Harper was hit by a pitch. I don't think he should even be thinking about what happened in th...

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  • Real Madrid fans declare Cristiano Ballon d'Or
Real Madrid fans declare Cristiano Ballon d'Or

Beyond his assist, the 31-year-old's elegance on the ball, his eye for a pass and capacity for making the right decisions, helped to open up angles for Real Madrid to hit Juventus time after time on the break. Also forming part of Ronaldo's entourage at the final celebrations was family matriarch Dolores Aveiro. "You need a guy to score the goa...

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  • Tiger Woods 'found by police asleep at the wheel'
Tiger Woods 'found by police asleep at the wheel'

Woods "had extremely slow and slurred speech", according to police. At a press conference at The Memorial Tournament in Ohio, Nicklaus gave his thoughts about the entire situation, and said that Woods "needs our help" through all of this trouble .

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  • Stricker plays his way into US Open
Stricker plays his way into US Open

Open. Steve Stricker always knew he would have to take the toughest road to make it into the first U.S. Open in his native Wisconsin. McIlroy, who won the US Open when it was held at Congressional Country Club in 2011, admits majors are his ultimate priority, as they will define his career.

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  • Durant, Curry spark Warriors win, record win streak at 14
Durant, Curry spark Warriors win, record win streak at 14

Despite two lopsided outcomes, Golden State's two home wins over Cleveland averaged 19.6 million viewers, according to numbers released Monday by the Nielsen company. "Probably the key to the whole game". But after the game, he said he felt fine and just needed some food and wine two feel better. His defense was tremendous in Game 1, his ball handl...

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  • Gareth Bale to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho urged to launch move
Gareth Bale to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho urged to launch move

He finally won the Champions League as a Madrid player in 2002, scoring an incredible volley in the final against Bayer Leverkusen in Glasgow, Scotland. Thirty-nine people were killed in a crush when a wall collapsed at the stadium in Brussels before the European Cup final between Juventus and Liverpool.

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  • Super win for State over Southern Miss
Super win for State over Southern Miss

The Mississippi State baseball team fell behind early and could not rally, falling 6-3 to South Alabama in the final game of the first day of the Hattiesburg Regional Friday night at Pete Taylor Park. Mississippi State is 0-3 against LSU this season. Bell (7-3) threw 132 pitches and retired the Bulldogs in order in the fourth, fifth, seventh and ...

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  • CT 2017: Rain washes out Australia-Bangladesh tie
CT 2017: Rain washes out Australia-Bangladesh tie

THE rain was coming down just hard enough for umpires to stop play the first time in Australia's second-straight Champions Trophy washout at The Oval on Tuesday morning. That will make England go through with six points while New Zealand will have three, leaving Australia with two points. "A little bit frustrating", Smith said.

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  • Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy
Rain affects Australia v New Zealand game in ICC Champions Trophy

Williamson hit eight fours and three sixes to score 100 runs from 97 balls. "Look, it's one of those interesting things when you form a partnership where you want to increase the run rate and you have wickets in hand, guys come out and play aggressively".

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  • Murray pays tribute to Manchester, London terror attack victims
Murray pays tribute to Manchester, London terror attack victims

The two-hour win was the 650th Tour-level victory of Murray's career, with the top seed standing 650-181 overall. Twice Khachanov broke the Murray serve; twice Murray responded immediately with a break of his own. Ukraine's fifth seed Elina Svitolina reached the quarter-finals for the second time, ending the dream run of world No 290 Petra Mart...

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  • Episode 461 - NBA Finals Game 2 Review & Game 3 Preview
Episode 461 - NBA Finals Game 2 Review & Game 3 Preview

The Cavaliers , who have gotten nothing from the quintet of JR Smith , Brampton native Tristan Thompson , Kyle Korver , Deron Williams and Iman Shumpert, can perhaps take solace in the fact they are back home for games Wednesday and Friday night.

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  • J.J. Watt throws shade at NFL Top 100 list
J.J. Watt throws shade at NFL Top 100 list

Watt, of course, recognizes that his placement on this list doesn't really matter, but the entire NFL Network list methodology is screwed up anyway so no player should ever concern themselves with where they rank. Watt did miss most of the 2016 season due to a back injury that required a second surgery to fix, but when he's healthy, he's dominant...

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  • Champions Trophy: Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia
Champions Trophy: Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia

Australia face Bangladesh in a crucial Group A match today at The Oval, just a few miles south of London Bridge, where assailants drove a van into pedestrians at high speed before stabbing revellers. The Australia vs Bangladesh Champions Trophy match will be played at the Kennington Oval, London . Aaron Finch, 3. Steven Smith (c...

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  • NBA Finals focus: Breaking down the Warriors' Game 2 win
NBA Finals focus: Breaking down the Warriors' Game 2 win

They've already set the National Basketball Association record for longest playoff winning streak at 14, and tied Mario Lemieux's 1993 Pittsburgh Penguins for consecutive playoff wins in any major North American sport. " It's fresh in our minds ". Thompson, whose rebounding has been critical for the Cavaliers all season, has been virtually abse...

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  • Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play
Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

If the much-anticipated semi-final meeting between Nadal and Djokovic is to take place , the defending champion will have get past sixth seed Dominic Thiem . (It) is really difficult, because Rafa is maybe the best player in the history of clay, and he's playing really good, but I will try my hardest. The unseeded Latvian also stitched together...

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  • 8 tweets that defined the Sens vs. Pens Game 6 nail-biter
8 tweets that defined the Sens vs. Pens Game 6 nail-biter

Bobby Ryan also scored a rare power-play goal for Ottawa and Craig Anderson stopped 44 shots. The Penguins are the heavy minus-204 favorites, according to OddsShark , meaning a Pittsburgh bettor would have to risk $204 to earn a profit of $100.

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  • Five nuggets from the Red Sox split in Baltimore
Five nuggets from the Red Sox split in Baltimore

Fast forward one season and the David Ortiz-less Red Sox are struggling tremendously to go deep. Tillman is averaging 4.6 walks per nine innings. Chris Sale battled through six innings, and the Sox bats came alive behind him in a 7-3 win.

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  • Rinne comes up big as Predators even series
Rinne comes up big as Predators even series

But goaltending, for Gretzky, was the key. Of course, based on the Nashville Predators' 4-1 win against the Penguins in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday in Nashville, there was only one goalie now worthy of the award. The goal was his first in the Stanley Cup Final since June 4, 2009, a span of 12 games. When the Detroit Redwings ...

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  • 'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

The same applies to Andrea Barzagli , who will still be with us for at last another year. "We won the league on the very last day". They still have lots to give this club but we can improve the team. And like Real's performance on the pitch at the Principality Stadium as they tore the Italian champions apart with goals from Casemiro and Marco...

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  • Warriors dominant in taking 2-0 lead
Warriors dominant in taking 2-0 lead

It's the second consecutive year Golden State won the first two games of the Finals. While last year's Warriors team was an incredible one that set the NBA record for regular-season wins with 73, they of course came up short in the NBA Finals to the Cavs.

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  • Stanley Cup Final: Five keys to Game 3
Stanley Cup Final: Five keys to Game 3

The 22-year-old former stick boy for Kessel has stunned the league and forcefully inserted himself into this year's Conn Smythe conversation. Rinne seemingly caved to the weight of the moment. He has scored the winning goal in each of the first two games of the Final and his 12 goals are the second-highest total by a rookie in a playoff season an...

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  • Celebrities Spotted Front and Center at NBA Finals
Celebrities Spotted Front and Center at NBA Finals

The 9,440-square-foot home is not James' primary residence. "We got a long way to go for us as a society and for us as African Americans until we feel equal in America. "We are both playing at a high level and when you look back on it at the end of the day you'll look back and say that was two great teams who competed for championships".

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  • Astros mash Royals to win 11th straight
Astros mash Royals to win 11th straight

As the two teams convened a four-game series, starter Ian Kennedy served as the Astros' latest punching bag, surrendering four runs in five innings and dropping to 0-6 following a dismal run in his last five starts. "I think it doesn't really matter where we're at". "We don't sit there feeling like, 'Boy they look like they are going to win ton...

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  • Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead
Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead

James was visibly upset after having lost the first two games by an average of 20.5 points per game despite a pair of excellent performances - he did not report to the podium for post-game interviews, according to ESPN's Rachel Nichols . Kerr received a rousing ovation as he returned to the sideline for the first time in more than six weeks, f...

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two

The Warriors are also talking about how they can play better, but after winning the first two Finals match-ups by an average of 20.5 points, the Warriors at "pretty good" have been good enough. Curry and Thompson, who finished with 22 points, also connected on four 3-pointers apiece for Golden State , which shot 51.7 percent overall. I was j...

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  • Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ
Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

The only other two women with a Grand Slam trophy on their resumes who made it to the fourth round - Svetlana Kuznetsova and Samantha Stosur - lost earlier Sunday to women without one. How right those folks were. She broke down in tears during her post-match speech to the crowd, which regaled her with chants of her nickname, "Kiki!" "I served 3...

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  • Murray beats Khachanov in straight sets
Murray beats Khachanov in straight sets

He said: "It was a awful tragedy in London, also in Manchester". When the moment came, Murray took the mic, ignored the tennis and asked everyone to join with him in sending their thoughts and prayers to those in London, Manchester, Paris and everywhere in the world who had been affected by the terrorist atrocities of recent months and years.

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