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Donald Trump says hola to solar to keep the Mexicans out

Earlier this month, two congressional Republicans told The Wall Street Journal about the plan after a private meeting with Trump . "We estimate that buildi...


76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball in NBA draft

The Sixers also hold four second-round picks (36, 39, 46, 50) on Thursday. So, it's understandable if you, as NY legend Yogi Berra once put it, looked at th...


Kvitova into Birmingham semis, will face Safarova

Kvitova, who struck the ball solidly from both sides, moved well and made some forays to the net. Safarova came from a set down to beat the ninth seed 6-7 (4-...


Mexico recovers to beat New Zealand 2-1

He gave me his team jacket and a kiss for good luck. I'd rather talk about how my team performed and really a performance that I guarantee no one at this tourna...


Jackson, Tatum top forwards in NBA draft

Since trading with the Sixers and landing the No. 3 choice, making Jackson a more viable possibility, Jackson said he and Armstrong couldn't work out the deta...


Josh Jackson Insists Concerns About His Character Are 'Blown Out Of Proportion'

Jackson addressed his initial refusal to work out for the Celtics when they had the top pick and then the failure to set up a session once they had dropped to N...


FIFA unveil three-step procedure to stop discrimination

Here, we run through everything you need to know ahead of the 2017 edition, which looks set to act as a World Cup warm-up on and off the pitch. The top two team...


Cleveland Cavaliers part ways with GM Griffin after three seasons

Griffin also shrewdly made trades to bring in players such as J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert, Timofey Mozgov, Kyle Korver , and Deron Williams. In many quarters,...


Philadelphia 76ers NBA draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

Markelle Fultz , #Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox are definitely TOP 3 prospects, but there are also some other talented guys at the point guard position . 1 ove...


Expansion draft roundup: Vegas' roster begins to take shape

The Golden Knights were required to take at least one player from each team and a minimum of 14 forwards, nine defencemen and three goaltenders in the expansion...


Family declines autopsy for USA student released by North Korea

The 22-year-old's life was "tragically cut short" after he was imprisoned in the country in 2016 on charges he stole a propaganda poster. The State Department...


US shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border: statement

A defense official, who was not authorized to be quoted by name and spoke on condition of anonymity, said the drone shot down Tuesday was a Shaheed 129 and appe...


NASCAR crew chief Knaus missing race notes after theft

Knaus and his wife Brooke, a former Miss Sprint Cup, told the AP they were at dinner on Wednesday and upon returning to their rental vehicle found the passenger...


Potential picks gear up for 1st round of National Basketball Association draft

And now he is poised to become the Huskies' first No. 1 draft pick. Fultz and Ball led a record-setting run of one-and-dones in the National Basketball Associ...


British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton to feature against Highlanders

That has been challenging for us all. 'We'll just wait for the outcome but at this point in time we've got a big squad and a lot of people in place to cover...


Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m Spanish tax fraud

Mr Mourinho, 54, is accused of two counts of tax fraud - €1.6m in 2011 and €1.7m in 2012. Regional prosecutors have accused the Portugal captain of four crime...


Alexandre Lacazette Record Bid Rumoured

Update: A second source has now confirmed this news, with RMC Sport's Mohamed Bouhafsi tweeting that Arsenal had made a €50m bid for Lacazette. Earlier, La...


Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Should Ronaldo opt to begrudgingly pay the £12.9m, it would NOT be considered an admission of guilt - and therefore could contest the allegations in court. To t...


McDavid wins Ted Lindsay Award

The Art Ross is given to the NHL's leading point scorer. At the NHL Awards in Las Vegas Wednesday night, the hockey world watched as McDavid was coronat...


Minnesota Timberwolves acquire Chicago Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler

Chicago is finalizing a deal to send Jimmy Butler to Minnesota for Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn and No. 7 pick , league source says. They then flipped that N...


Field wide open for Triple Crown finale

Here are the significant numbers generated by the 149th running of the Grade 1 Belmont Stakes . Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming and Preakness Stak...


UCLA Basketball's Lonzo Ball selected 2nd by the Los Angeles Lakers

UCLA Bruins guard Lonzo Ball in the second half during a NCAA college basketball game against the Michigan Wolverines Dec. 10, 2016 in Los Angeles. The Los A...


Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

Washington Huskies guard Markelle Fultz (20) looks on form the bench during a game against the Washington State Cougars during the second half at Friel Court...


Mike Fiers wins 4th straight decision as Astros beat A's 5-1

Schwarber, the fourth overall pick in the 2014 amateur draft, is batting just.171 with 12 homers and 28 RBIs in 64 games. "The five singles in an inning conti...


Markelle Fultz selected No. 1 overall by Philadelphia 76ers in NBA Draft

Markelle Fultz is a self-described hard worker and that diligence paid dividends Thursday as the Philadelphia 76ers made him the first overall pick in the ...