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Sports Kearney girls' soccer begins season with no worries, high expectations
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We were not and that showed in the playoffs. "We all put in our best effort and we had great teamwork and we worked very hard", Leventhal said on Monday. The Sabres played the top-ranked team from Memorial in the league finals and battled all game to narrowly win 45-43 and capture the Div. 2 Metro championship.

Sports Ronaldo tells Real Madrid to sign Salah and not Hazard
Author: 0 Ronaldo tells Real Madrid to sign Salah and not Hazard

Egyptian football player and Liverpool's superstar Mohamed Salah pranked a group of school students who support Liverpool club and surprised them by bursting through a wall and meeting them. Scathing. Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has now given his take on Salah's future and what he's said will certainly be of interest to Liverpool fans.

Sports Netanyahu hospitalized with high fever, severe cough
Author: 0 Netanyahu hospitalized with high fever, severe cough

A later statement said the leader had been diagnosed with a midld respiratory viral infection and would be released from hospital shortly. The questioning was supposed to take place last week, but was postponed after Netanyahu fell ill, according to Israeli news site Walla .

Sports Ireland will play Celtic as part of captain Scott Brown's testimonial game
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May's friendly will kick start a busy few weeks for the Boys in Green, with O'Neill's men taking on France in Paris on Monday, May 28, before they host the U.S. Though Brown and Miller never played together for Celtic - the latter departed for Man United in 2004, while the former didn't join until three years later - the club and support base that bonds them is a strong one, and the Celtic fans' response to Miller's passing showed the high level of affection that they held for their former ...

Sports Paul Ryan Spox Denies 'Rumor Mill' Resignation Plans
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When the often fractious U.S. House majority steps out of line, it's Whip Steve Scalise's job to wrangle unruly lawmakers and usher through vo... In June of 2017, he was shot during practice for the congressional baseball team in Virginia. Ryan is the highest ranking USA official to visit Prague since President Barack Obama in 2010. Ryan has been mentioned as a presidential candidate before, although Trump will be up for re-election in 2020.

Sports Man arrested in burglary of Pats' Gronkowski's home
Author: 0 Man arrested in burglary of Pats' Gronkowski's home

Eric Tyrrell , 28, was arrested on a warrant and is now being held on $10,000 bail, according to the Foxborough Police Department. Tyrell is not charged with the February 4 break-in at Gronkowski's, but with selling two antique dollar coins valued at $3,550 to a Weymouth coin and currency dealer, according to court records.

Sports Israel PM, Netanyahu briefly hospitalised with infection
Author: 0 Israel PM, Netanyahu briefly hospitalised with infection

A later statement said the leader had been diagnosed with a midld respiratory viral infection and would be released from hospital shortly. Netanyahu's doctors admitted him late on Tuesday with a high temperature and a cough. Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman wished Netanyahu a speedy recovery on Twitter, saying that he hopes that the prime minister is all better before Friday's Passover seder "so that we can eat a lot of charoset and even a little a bit of maror!" On Monday Netanyahu, his ...

Sports Irish rugby stars Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding cleared of rape
Author: 0 Irish rugby stars Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding cleared of rape

Paddy Jackson , 26, from Oakleigh Park, Belfast , and his Ireland and Ulster teammate Stuart Olding , 25, of Ardenlee Street in the city, denied raping the same woman at a house in south Belfast in June 2016. It is a matter for the jury to determine whether someone "may have tailored his evidence accordingly". In relation to the good character of the four accused, she told the jurors it was up to them to decide what weight, if any, they should give it.

Sports Verdasco dumps Kokkinakis to reach Miami fourth round
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The ugly drama turned into a cold handshake at the net after Verdasco rallied from a break down in the third set, and a 0-3 deficit in the third set tie-break to oust the young Australian. Zverev lost just 12 points in 10 service games, landing 78% of the first serve in and losing serve only once from three break chances he gave to the Aussie.

Sports Women's T20I: England beat India with record chase
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While Hemalatha was part of the India A side that played warm-up matches against Australia before their ODI series and against England before the start of the tri-series, Devika's last worldwide commitment for India was the final of the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier against South Africa back in February 2017, more than a year ago.

Sports Pogba pays tribute to late father after scoring free-kick
Author: 0 Pogba pays tribute to late father after scoring free-kick

On 68 minutes, the hosts got one back, via Fedor Smolov's close-range effort. Les Blues made an indifferent start following a minute's silence in memory of those killed in Sunday's Kemerovo shopping mall fire and could have found themselves behind in the 15th minute.

Sports Smith, Warner & Bancroft to leave SA after ball-tampering scandal
Author: 0 Smith, Warner & Bancroft to leave SA after ball-tampering scandal

Smith insisted he will not quit after teammate Cameron Bancroft was caught using a yellow object to alter the condition of the ball on Saturday's third day of the third Test against South Africa at Newlands. "It's impossible for the ball to get altered like that on cricket wickets where we knew there was grass on, not a Pakistani wicket where there's cracks every centimetre", said de Villiers.

Sports Raheem Sterling tells England fans
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Even though Italy won't be joining the Three Lions in Russian Federation this summer, following their qualifying play-off defeat against Sweden last November, Sterling knows they'll still provide a stern test. Sterling has become something of a last-gasp specialist at City, hitting a series of important late goals, and jokingly bemoaned Southgate's reluctance to leave him on the field for the full 90 minutes.

Sports NBA, YouTube TV Partner to Broadcast 2018 Finals
Author: 0 NBA, YouTube TV Partner to Broadcast 2018 Finals

YouTube has struck a deal with the National Basketball Association that it will make its live TV service, YouTube TV , a household name. One firm, eMarketer, estimated there are 22.2 million cord cutters in the USA, but combined with the "cord nevers" who never sign up to begin with, there are 56.6 million US consumers going without pay TV.

Sports McDaniels explains snubbing Colts to stay with Patriots
Author: 0 McDaniels explains snubbing Colts to stay with Patriots

Says Kraft: "I think Tommy is in that category". Hoyer's presence also gives the Pats the luxury of seeking out a developmental prospect, someone they could view with more long-term value if given additional time to grow in the system. And I've never had one instance, in the 18 years, where Bill hasn't done what he believes is in the best interest of our team and help us to win games".

Sports Johnny Manziel's comeback attempt continues by throwing at Texas A&M Pro Day
Author: 0 Johnny Manziel's comeback attempt continues by throwing at Texas A&M Pro Day

The former Heisman Trophy victor is trying to make a comeback and this will be an opportunity for him to throw in front of National Football League scouts. 22 overall, in the 2014 NFL draft by the Cleveland Browns. Also in the mix of A&M's Pro Day is former wide receiver and return specialist Christian Kirk , who announced after three seasons he would declare for the draft.

Sports Former Saints Cheerleader Files Complaint Against Team for Alleged Discriminatory Rules
Author: 0 Former Saints Cheerleader Files Complaint Against Team for Alleged Discriminatory Rules

According to the team, she violated the rule that stops cheerleaders from posting seminude. It was only because of the rules that Davis' Instagram was private in the first place - just one in a lengthy set of commands that also requires cheerleaders to block all players from their social media accounts and avoid restaurants and parties where players are in attendance.

Sports National Football League weighing changes to catch rule
Author: 0 National Football League weighing changes to catch rule

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is a member of the NFL Competition Committee and it was a goal of that group to simplify the catch rule this offseason. The proposed catch rules do seem like an improvement. By Competition Committee: Makes permanent the liberalization of rules for timing, testing, and administering physical examinations to draft-eligible players at a club's facility.

Sports LiAngelo Ball Is Declaring For The 2018 NBA Draft
Author: 0 LiAngelo Ball Is Declaring For The 2018 NBA Draft

So far, in 51 games played, he's averaging 10.2 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 7.3 assists while averaging 34.4 minutes. LaVar Ball's middle son, LiAngelo Ball, declared for the National Basketball Association draft on Tuesday just hours before putting up a monster stat line in Lithuania.

Sports Rodger's Take: Giants Shouldn't Trade OBJ
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Despite his electrifying play on the field, his demeanor while in uniform and actions off the field have not sat well with the Giants. Apparently they are. We're going to try and develop relationships with players as soon as we meet with them, and try to help them be the best that they can be. "I understand that.

Sports Rams solidify D-line by adding Suh
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Suh was chosen by the Detroit Lions with the second pick in the 2010 draft and selected to the Pro Bowl as a rookie. After five years with the Lions, Suh joined the Miami Dolphins on a six-year, $114 million contract that at that point made him the NFL's highest-paid defensive player.

Sports Bishop says government 'not considering' World Cup boycott after Russian spy attack
Author: 0 Bishop says government 'not considering' World Cup boycott after Russian spy attack

Prime Minister Theresa May last week announced that Prince William and all her Government ministers will not take part in the competition. "The World Cup is one of the further actions", Bishop stated on Monday, talking about the steps Australia could take in addition to the expulsion of two Russian diplomats in response to the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal in Salisbury, UK, which many Western countries blame on Moscow.

Sports Pittsburgh hiring Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel
Author: 0 Pittsburgh hiring Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel

He played at Duke from 1993 to 1997 and enjoyed a brief professional basketball career in France and the Continental Basketball Association. Capel is credited with some of Duke's biggest recruiting successes in recent years, including Marvin Bagley III, Wendell Carter, Harry Giles and Brandon Ingram.

Sports Germany's Loew opts for fringe players against Brazil
Author: 0 Germany's Loew opts for fringe players against Brazil

His predicted return date comes just two weeks before Brazil's World Cup opener against Switzerland on June 17. However, this bright new era for Brazilian football failed to materialise. "They have really good people, my (Real Madrid) team-mate Casemiro is doing well - they have come together well". What time does Germany v Brazil kick-off? "When I look at the current Brazil team in comparison to 2014, they are two grades better", he said.

Sports Cameron Bancroft's ball tampering 'out of character' - North
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You have had two players, who have admitted guilt for cheating. 'The groundswell over here is quite incredible, it is nearly bordering on hatred at times, ' he added. There is no hyperbole involved when Australians describe the cricket captaincy as the country's second most important job behind that of prime minister; and the concept of playing "hard, but fair" has always been integral to the national identity.

Sports Hopes dwindling for British sailor overboard in Volvo Ocean Race
Author: 0 Hopes dwindling for British sailor overboard in Volvo Ocean Race

Officials said a ship was diverted, but that it was some 400 nautical miles away. "All of us here at the Volvo Ocean Race organisation send our heartfelt condolences out to John's family, his friends and his teammates and we will do everything in our power to support them in this very hard time".

Sports Former boss of convicted ex-US gymnastics coach arrested
Author: 0 Former boss of convicted ex-US gymnastics coach arrested

The Michigan Attorney General's Office is scheduled to hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon, at which special prosecutor William Forsyth will provide an update on his investigation into how Nassar could have sexually abused girls and young women for almost 20 years without the school intervening.