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Soyuz capsule carrying American, Russian duo blasts off for space station

Soyuz capsule carrying American, Russian duo blasts off for space station

She returns to Earth in September. A two-man U.S./Russian crew floated into the International Space Station today, hours after they blasted from earth to space from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. To represent their launch together, Fischer and Yurchikhin worked with artists to design two distinct mission patches, one official and one unofficial, but both drawing inspiration from the emblems of historic past spaceflights. Read More

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Manchester United blow the Premier League title race wide open [GALLERY]

However, it was soon apparent that Manchester United was the stronger of the two teams and the goal by Marcus Rashford and Ander Herrera proved exactly that. We have to react in the right way. Two minutes later, though, Herrera won the ball in midfield, possibly by using his hand, and delivered an inch-perfect pass into the path of Rashford who outpaced Luiz and fired low into the far corner of the net. Read More

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Ronaldo, Bale & Benzema out for Madrid at Sporting

It was the sixth time this season Madrid have won a LaLiga game inside the final 10 minutes but Zidane refuted suggestions he is in charge of a lucky side. But the hosts swept into the lead after 14 minutes. Lucas fired over in trying to emulate Isco's earlier heroics but Madrid could not turn sustained pressure into a half-time lead. Read More

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Harden's triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves 123-118

But cheer up, because that just means the 2016-17 Playoffs are right around the corner. "And we'll start Sunday". Looking at the percentages, they are 21st in defensive rebounding . His luck at stopping/frustrating Russ will go a long way in this series. Plus with the return of LeBron James' nemesis, Lance Stephenson, thrown into the mix, there should be some fireworks. Read More

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Klopp To Make 3 Key Changes: Predicted Liverpool Line-Up To Face WBA

Klopp To Make 3 Key Changes: Predicted Liverpool Line-Up To Face WBA

Klopp said to the Liverpool Echo : "I see a lot of Premier League games so I see Crystal Palace too and I see how he is playing there and all this stuff. Klopp also offered updates on the fitness of skipper Jordan Henderson and Adam Lallana. We are still waiting. The German did confirm that Steven Gerrard will take charge of an academy team next season, although he stopped short of saying which age group."He is doing a real job at the academy at the moment". Read More

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City desperate to beat United to Alexis Sanchez

City desperate to beat United to Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger has refused to confirm whether Arsenal have offered Alexis Sanchez a new contract worth £300,000-a-week. We still desperately want to qualify for the Champions League for next season as well. Fenerbahce are one club who have reportedly shown an interest but, while Ozil's Turkish heritage may prove an enticing factor, they wouldn't be able to get anywhere near to his wage demands. Read More

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Jeff Mayweather Fires Back at Dana White Over McGregor Split

Jeff Mayweather Fires Back at Dana White Over McGregor Split

He's stepped up for big fights for this company, and for me and for (former UFC CEO) Lorenzo (Fertitta). This fight here, Floyd doesn't make this kind of money without Conor. After Conor has his baby, we're meeting in NY. "Conor is having a baby, any day now", White said. As one would expect, White was asked about the fight everyone seems to be talking about, Conor McGregor vs. Read More

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N'Golo Kante Tips Eden Hazard For PFA Prize

N'Golo Kante Tips Eden Hazard For PFA Prize

The France global was in demand after an impressive first Premier League season with Leicester City , but eventually signed for the Blues in a reported £32million deal. Full of energy and perfectly-timed challenges, Kante would seem to receive plaudits after every game, but the player himself played down his importance in both the miracle of last season and the resurgence of Chelsea since his arrival. Read More

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Tebow demolishes 3-run home run, closes in on Jordan

Tebow demolishes 3-run home run, closes in on Jordan

The 2007 Heisman Trophy victor didn't have the same doubts on his second dinger. The left-hander hitting Tebow hit the first pitch he saw in his third at bat deep over the right-field wall in the sixth inning. Needless to say, Tebow has continued to defy the doubters and show that at the very least he can hold his own in minor league baseball. Fun fact: Tebow's two home runs are only one short of Michael Jordan's total for his entire minor league career. Read More

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Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

Nuclear-armed North Korea on Wednesday fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan, South Korea and the USA military said, days after Pyongyang warned of retaliation if the global community ramps up sanctions. Two weeks ago, the South Korean and United States militaries said they detected what they called a failed North Korean ballistic missile launch. The command says it believes the missile was a KN-15 medium range ballistic missile. Read More

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Final round of Masters packed with 'wonderful storylines'

An inner calm and the words of his idols Seve Ballesteros and Jose Maria Olazabal helped Sergio Garcia join his heroes as a Masters champion on Sunday night, writes Simon Lewis . I played well and he made a great rally. "Sergio holed from eight feet for par, and I had about five, six feet for birdie". This was shaping up as another, especially after Garcia watched a three-shot lead disappear as quickly as it took Rose to run off three straight birdies on the front nine. Read More

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Cleveland Browns, 2017 NFL Draft

Cleveland Browns, 2017 NFL Draft

And I'm gonna start winning and winning now. "The Cowboys are my hometown team , but when push comes to shove, I want to go No. 1", Garrett said. "I want to go No. So I did, from LT to Deacon Jones to Bruce Smith to Reggie White to DeMarcus Ware to J.J. Watt, then to all the big-time players across the line to the linebackers. Read More

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Zlatan & Mkhitaryan On Target As Man Utd Maintain Top Four Hopes

NAIJ.com can report that Sebastian Larsson was the major culprit for the hosts after picking up an embarrassing red card for a bad tackle on Frenchman Paul Pogba. Romero makes his first league appearance of the season, with David De Gea being left out completely from the matchday squad. The Uruguayan arrived in Manchester from Independiente amid much hype and expectation, but ultimately failed to deliver during his time at Old Trafford, scoring just 17 goals in almost 100 games before ... Read More

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Leicester skipper Morgan out of Everton trip with back injury

Leicester skipper Morgan out of Everton trip with back injury

Emulating the duo's achievements in the Champions League will provide ample compensation. Leicester is indeed flying high, but they are going to be given a reality check in Liverpool. Ademola Lookman could come back into the picture whilst Morgan Schneiderlin is expected to be fit in midfield. They did not last long. Just minutes later the visitors were equalising through Islam Slimani, who was on hand to profit from Demarai Gray's counterattacking pace. Read More

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New York Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls - 4/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Anthony was asked recently about his future, which he continues to be vague in describing, but hinting that he knows what's coming. And as the seasons comes to a close, we may see the last days of Anthony as a Knicks . The veterans, on the other hand, seemed to be focused more on themselves. In position to actually come within a game of the Milwaukee Bucks for fifth seed in the East, they played like they'd rather be in Bora Bora come April 13 with a woeful performance that seemingly ... Read More

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Allardyce 'baffled' by decision to allow Southampton leveller

Allardyce 'baffled' by decision to allow Southampton leveller

Yohan Cabaye is set to miss Crystal Palace's Premier League match against Arsenal with a calf injury, leaving Sam Allardyce with an injury crisis for the crucial London derby. You are into single figure games, the bell starts ringing. "You have got to be courageous and stand up and be counted if you want to survive". With Arsenal, Liverpool, Tottenham, Manchester City and Manchester United to play before the end of the season, Allardyce can not yet sleep easily. Read More

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Middlesbrough: Agnew refuses to concede to drop fate

Middlesbrough: Agnew refuses to concede to drop fate

Their supporters chanted "City are staying up", and although safety is not certain, it felt like a defining moment at the foot of the Premier League, more so in the case of Agnew's team, ... The hosts heaped the pressure on Middlesbrough and a mistake by central defender Ben Gibson resulted in Hull taking a deserved lead. Boro were stunned and needed some invention to get back in the game and Rudy Gestede almost provided that but he saw his header tipped onto the crossbar by keeper ... Read More

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IPL 2017: Harsh Goenka's controversial tweet on MS Dhoni irks fans

IPL 2017: Harsh Goenka's controversial tweet on MS Dhoni irks fans

Steve Smith smashed seven fours and three sixes in his knock of 84 runs. Hardik Pandya then stunned the home crowd as Mumbai scored 30 runs from the final over as he scored four sixes and a boundary. The addition of England all-rounder Ben Stokes could further strengthen Pune . Contrast that with 2016, when Tahir conceded 59 off four overs against Mumbai and wasn't picked again. Read More

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