• Shaun White apologizes, calls behavior regrettable; lawyer critical of 'gossip' comment

    Shaun White apologizes, calls behavior regrettable; lawyer critical of 'gossip' comment

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    Reporters tried to follow up and ask more about the lawsuit before a conference moderator denied their requests and ushered White off the stage. I'm sure they would have rather started the program celebrating with Mikaela Shiffrin, who won a gold medal earlier Thursday. He has amassed part of his incredible wealth from his sporting success in the Olympics and the Winter X games , but the majority of it comes from his lucrative commercial, endorsement deals and also investing in the ...
  • I Joined Chelsea Because I Needed A New Challenge- Olivier Giroud

    I Joined Chelsea Because I Needed A New Challenge- Olivier Giroud

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    So, it was one of those majestic , minimalistic-type displays from Eden Hazard that ultimately guided Chelsea through that one, with two goals, one either side of Victor Moses's effort. Last season we were champions. "We want to qualify in the FA Cup and then we have three big games to come against Barcelona in the Champions League and then Manchester United and Manchester City away".
  • Zidane: "I am responsible for this"

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    The report claims that Premier League champions Chelsea , as well as rivals Arsenal and Tottenhamhave all been contacted. The PSG attack is blistering and it will take everything to slow them down. He, however, insisted that his team is ready to take on the visitors. The Real maestro has netted 19 goals in his last 11 games in the competition, including in every single game this season.
  • Warriors win third straight match

    Warriors win third straight match

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    I'm exhausted of my voice", Kerr said. Immediately after the game, Kerr met with Suns coach Jay Triano on the court. Though, Lue's take is probably the most genius of them all thus far. "It just means that I inherited a hell of a team with an unbelievable, talented group of players", Kerr reflected. It's been a long haul these last few years.
  • Tiger Woods issues brutal slapdown of rivals at Genesis Open

    Tiger Woods issues brutal slapdown of rivals at Genesis Open

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    For £6.99 you can get a day pass, if you just wish to watch one of the rounds, or for just £10.99 you can get a week pass to see the whole tournament. After spending the past couple of years more a calm and cuddly mentor than a ruthless competitor as he dealt with a potentially career-ending back injury, Woods is ready to assume his erstwhile role as a steely-eyed assassin.
  • Roberto Firmino wants to join European elite

    Roberto Firmino wants to join European elite

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    Much like Klopp's attack-minded side, Porto play a high press and transfer from defence to attack with the use of their speedy wingers. The winter transfer window saw van Dijk become the world's most expensive defender , costing the Reds a cool £75m to take him to Merseyside, and his start to life at Anfield hasn't exactly been flawless.
  • Mikaela Shiffrin's Olympics Debut Blown Off Schedule For NBC, Again

    Mikaela Shiffrin's Olympics Debut Blown Off Schedule For NBC, Again

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    Each of the first two contests were postponed because of unsafe winds that exceeded 25 miles per hour and the forecast predicts more of the same on today and Wednesday. The International Ski Federation (FIS) were forced to defend running the snowboard slopestyle final in strong crosswinds on Monday, stressing that the safety of the athletes was always the first priority.
  • Frank Reich will take Indianapolis Colts head coaching job

    Frank Reich will take Indianapolis Colts head coaching job

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    Reich replaces Chuck Pagano as coach after a search that took a few twists and turns. Reich spent nine of his 13 National Football League seasons with the Bills as Jim Kelly's backup quarterback during the team's Super Bowl years. The Colts can not repeat the embarrassment of unpredictability they experienced with their pursuit of McDaniels. Reich shared his personal story with the audience, one of perseverance and being a man of integrity.
  • Comeback Complete: McMorris back on Olympic podium less than year after crash

    Comeback Complete: McMorris back on Olympic podium less than year after crash

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    Despite inconsistent winds that plagued riders throughout the contest, Gerard stomped his final trick, a backside triple cork 1440, and he was awarded the highest score of the day, an 87.16. "I don't want to think too much about the past today, but I appreciate the fact I'm here on my snowboard", he said . I'm just really happy that I got to land a run and I'm just really excited right now'.
  • Jon Lester has a new Cubs teammate: Yu Darvish

    Jon Lester has a new Cubs teammate: Yu Darvish

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    The Japanese ace is coming off a season in which he tallied a 10-12 record with a 3.86 ERA for the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Dodgers . A team like the Cubs will be gunning to win it all this year, and they'll count on Darvish to help win some big games.
  • Travel warning as snow and ice forecast for north Wales

    Travel warning as snow and ice forecast for north Wales

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    The Met Office is warning that frequent heavy hail and snow are to be expected throughout Sunday which will lead to snow accumulating on many surfaces. The longer-term forecast is for it to be cold, with ongoing wintry showers. Wind will be a feature later in the day. Download it today and continue to enjoy STV News wherever you are.
  • David Sullivan wants David Moyes in charge for 'many years'

    David Sullivan wants David Moyes in charge for 'many years'

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    Sullivan also gave his backing to manager David Moyes , believing he is the right man to take the club forward. "Winston Reid has had a bit of a throat infection but apart from that we're getting a little bit more like it. They have failed to keep a clean sheet in eight league fixtures since a three-match run without conceding a goal in December. The inevitable goal came in the 38th minute and it was the home side who would break the deadlock.
  • McDonald to be ratified as new leader of Sinn Féin

    McDonald to be ratified as new leader of Sinn Féin

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    After leaving university, the politician ran for the leadership unopposed and had served as deputy leader since February 2008. That led to the collapse of a power-sharing administration past year. In her Saturday's inaugural speech at the Royal Dublin Society, the Sinn Fein's new chief said that the main target of her party is to win elections, strengthen political influence and realize the party's ambition in government, both in Northern Ireland and Ireland.
  • Ex-Arsenal man predicts a Newcastle defeat this weekend

    Ex-Arsenal man predicts a Newcastle defeat this weekend

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    I don't like the word protect the players because it looks like they have to protect only the top players - and I think on the pitch every player is the same. The 29-year-old Algeria worldwide has endured a frustrating spell since his £29million switch from Sporting Lisbon to Leicester 18 months ago and is desperate to reignite his career under Rafael Benitez on Tyneside.
  • Ron Borges prankster says hoax was easy to pull off

    Ron Borges prankster says hoax was easy to pull off

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    Pictures of the text conversation were posted to WEEI's Kirk and Callahan's Twitter account, which claimed the perpetrator of the alleged hoax is "Nick from Boston". It's no longer available online. The Boston Herald released a statement Friday afternoon addressing Ron Borges' column from earlier in the day, which appeared in the Friday edition of the paper.
  • Henrikh Mkhitaryan keen to forget about his time at Manchester United

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan keen to forget about his time at Manchester United

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    Wenger had said , "You do not have to understand too much, you know, what you want is that everybody focuses to win the game". Aubameyang's link-up play with former Borussia Dortmund team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan was a joy to behold, and could prove vital in picking up three points against Spurs.
  • Kohli hits 34th ODI Hundred, makes it 3-0 for India

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    The series has been lopsided thus far with South Africa's rickety middle order succumbing to the guile of the Indian wrist spinners. 159 - The number of balls faced by Kohli in this innings is the most he has ever faced. South Africa won the toss and made a decision to bowl first. Her dismissal brought in veteran skipper Mithali Raj (20 off 34; 4X1), who added 51 runs in the company of Smriti, who by then had crossed her half century off 64 deliveries.
  • Eagles World Cup kits unveiled as Iwobi, Mikel, teammates react

    Eagles World Cup kits unveiled as Iwobi, Mikel, teammates react

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    Nike is the official kits sponsor of Nigeria's national teams. Present at the unveiling, in which Arsenal's Alex Iwobi featured as model, were skipper Obi Mikel, Leicester City pair Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho . "This is different, you know", Iwobi added, somewhat diplomatically, while Ndidi was a little more enthusiastic, claiming he just "couldn't wait" to get the kit on in Russian Federation this summer.
  • Gary Woodland's victory puts career back on track

    Gary Woodland's victory puts career back on track

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    Reavie missed the green left and couldn't get an 11-footer to fall. Sunday's crowd was estimated at 64,273 for a record week-long total of 719,179. "So this validates that we're doing the right things and I believe I have a long way to go, but I believe I have a lot of time to do that and I'm excited about what the future holds".
  • Should Tottenham prioritise the FA Cup over a top four spot?

    Should Tottenham prioritise the FA Cup over a top four spot?

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    Son's direct running was causing problems and the Korean's clever pass allowed the lively Lamela to skilfully place a shot past the advancing Day to extend Tottenham's lead in the 34th minute. As iterated earlier, the original match ended in a 1-1 stalemate, when Tottenham needed a late Harry Kane equaliser to save their blushes. Pochettino said: "It can be tough to play because the team is doing well, and this was an opportunity for different players to get games ".