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NBA Finals 2017: Kevin Durant, mother Wanda celebrate after Warriors clinch title

But, while Durant - who won the Finals MVP award for his astonishing performances throughout the series - has been an evident difference-maker, the Warriors' ...


Kevin Durant Shows DC Love After NBA Championship Win

Durant pumped in 39 points and the Warriors won their second championship in three seasons by taking Game 5 of the finals, 129-120 over the Cavaliers. This ti...


Virginia Shooting Appears To Have Targeted Republicans

The attacker was shot and later died. Former Congressman Trey Radel was in disbelief as he watched his friend, Rep. Steve Scalise , being taken to the ho...


Death toll rises to 12 in London blaze

More than 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought for hours to try to bring the Grenfell Tower block blaze - one of the most treacherous seen in ...


France beat England 3-2 with 10 men

France were forced to play a man light for the vast majority of the second period following the dismissal of Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane but conjur...


Diego Costa says he isn't wanted at Chelsea anymore

But Costa appears undeterred and seems open to moving elsewhere for six months to facilitate a switch back to Spain . He added: "I have a contract with Ch...


Cricket's ICC Champions Trophy marked by Google's latest Doodle

Ahead of the marquee clash , India's former Team Director Ravi Shastri said the Indian batsmen need to show respect to the Pakistan fast bowlers. Actually ...


Video expected to be shown in Penn State pledge's death case

Prosecutors at a preliminary hearing rolled surveillance tape of sophomore Tim Piazza after he attempted a binge-drinking challenge on February 2 and suffered...


Johnson arrives for US Open after birth of child

Ahead of the Erin Hills' debut at the U.S. Open this week, much has been made of the long, thick fescue that should prove to be at least a one-shot penalty to...


ICC Champions Trophy: SL captain Upul Tharanga suspended for 2 games

Upul Tharanga suspended for two of the upcoming Champions Trophy match . " Mathews had complained of stiffness and pain, prompting the team management to c...


Pakistan punish errant England to enter maiden Champions Trophy final

Then Hassan came in, and he took wickets. Pakistan have qualified for the final of ICC Champions Trophy for the first time in the history beating England...


Brighton chief thrilled to face Manchester City on Premier League return

The Hammers' first match of the season is away to Manchester United on Saturday August 12, while their third, on Saturday 26, is a trip to Championship winn...


Gunman opens fire on GOP ballgame, Congressman among multiple people shot

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) was among those shot on Wednesday morning. The shooter - identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson , an apparen...


Celtics Considered Primary Threat To Sign Blake Griffin Away From Clippers

The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, per Fansided's Ryan Snellings , said the Celtics are believed to have real interest in Griffin and Utah Jazz forward Gordo...


Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

At least 17 workers have died on World Cup construction sites, according to Building and Wood Workers' International, a trade union. The Human Rights Watch...


Golden State Warriors fans go wild after NBA Championship win

Durant came to the Warriors to be the guy who could allow them to meet and overcome James's unrelenting talent and will. Warriors star Stephen Curry c...


Browns' top pick Myles Garrett hurts foot late in practice

An injury to Garrett would come at a awful time - not that there's really a good one - especially after last year's first rounder, Corey Coleman , has been dea...


NC Congressman Robert Pittenger praises Scalise, asks public for prayers

Joe Barton said in a statement . "We consider this incident to be a closed incident under investigation". Flake told reporters he was at bat during the sho...


Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship

Did LeBron have a case for Finals MVP?: This may be a stretch with how dominant Kevin Durant was. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP ) - After a night of celebrating the...


Warriors React To Second Title In Three Years

Then it was Golden State's time again, with Durant as the prized addition. Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home tha...


Warriors dethrone Cavaliers for second title in three years

Curry embraced Durant's arrival after the Warriors dropped last year's finals to Cleveland in seven games, an unselfish attitude that reflected Durant's de...


Warriors clinch National Basketball Association title to continue golden age

The All-Star forward shot 14-for-20 from the field, including 5-for-8 from 3-point range in helping Golden State close out its third title since the franchise m...


Timea Bacsinszky and Jelena Ostapenko to contest French Open semi-final

It will come as a real blow to former world No 1 Wozniacki, who was chasing a first Grand Slam title and started strongly in a game that was scheduled to start ...


Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Scalise is in critical condition after undergoing surgery, according to MedStar Washington hospital. A gunfight ensued between the gunman and Mr Scalise's p...


Gareth Southgate takes positives from England's defeat to 10-man France

Djibril Sidibe also got on the worldwide scoresheet for the first time to put France in front two minutes before half-time. Harry Kane's brace went in ...