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Conflicting responses to racing ban

With Australia's AU$4 billion greyhound industry still reeling from yesterday's decision by the New South Wales government to ban the so-called sport from next ...


Suspect charged in shooting of Ballwin officer

He also had been on probation for a stolen vehicle in Oklahoma, and was picked up on a gun charge in California, drawing a prison term for being a felon in poss...


UFC 200 official weigh-ins: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark

No matter where in the world you are, here's how you can catch all the action from the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas. "That's a shame", Matthew Holt, vice presi...


Miesha Tate Decks Amanda Nunes With A Savage One-Liner Before UFC 200

Rodriguez, who plans to be at UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in November, doesn't mind Anderson Silva , perhaps the best middleweight of all time, stepping...


Beyonce releases statement on police shootings of black people: 'Stop killing us'

Drake took to Instagram on Wednesday to post a heartfelt message in the wake of Alton Sterling's death . Castile, 32, was shot and killed Wednesday in after ...


Serena Williams wins Wimbledon for 22nd Grand Slam title

The 28-year-old has always dreamed of following fellow compatriot Graf onto the Wimbledon roll of honour, and spent time with her in Las Vegas in late March, ...


Serena Williams to face Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon finals

The fourth-ranked German will be playing in her first Wimbledon final. She then lost to Kerber in the Australian Open final and was beaten by Garbine Muguru...


Red Sox Closer Craig Kimbrel To Undergo Knee Surgery

Craig Kimbrel is headed to the disabled list after tweaking his left knee during pregame warmups. Kimbrel is 1-3 with a 3.55 ERA and 17 saves in 19 chances. ...


Sakho relishing return after doping case dropped

After seeing out a 30-day ban, Sakho became eligible for selection for France's Euro 2016 squad after UEFA rejected the opportunity to extend his exclusion. The...


Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray through to semifinals

Together, they have forged a 10-match winning streak, which includes the title in London and five wins here. "I was trying to find my rhythm in the first se...


Serena Williams encourages Duchess Kate to make her Snapchat debut 0

One took to Twitter to say: "When Serena Williams gets Kate Middleton on to her Snapchat". She then panned the camera around to show Kate and Sophie, before...


Andy Murray roars with delight during Tsonga battle at Wimbledon

Andy Murray's into the semi-finals of Wimbledon after surviving a scare to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. By then the crowd had swelled, fans pouring in such a f...


Hamilton pips Rosberg to top British GP first practice

Hamilton's first attempt was 0.097s quicker than Mercedes teammate Rosberg before a 17-minute stoppage was induced by Marcus Ericsson crashing on the exit of ...


Duke of Kent to present trophies at Wimbledon

Margaret Court still holds the all-time mark with 24 Grand Slam titles . If the match is anything like the 6-4 3-6 6-4 Australian Open encounter, the Centre ...


Dallas Police Confirms 5 Officers Dead, 12 Shot During Protest

It says both have been with the St. Anthony Police Department for four years. Demonstrators on Thursday night blocked the intersection in front of the Triple ...


UFC 200: Jon Jones 'B' sample returns same positive result from USADA

But man, at the end of the day, I'm a fighter. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news to ESPN on Thursday evening. "Now let's go do this". Although he ...


Lewis Hamilton fastest in British Grand Prix practice

After a crisis meeting, chaired by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff and technical director Paddy Low, at the team's headquarters in Brackley, Hamilton and Rosberg wer...


Kevin Durant says joining Warriors super team is 'the hardest road'

According to Durant, he made the decision to move to Golden State "based on the potential for my growth as a player " and also cited that it was also imp...


Carlson Lawyers Challenge Ailes To Respond Under Oath

Carlson became aware that her career with the network was likely over and conveniently began to pursue a lawsuit... Regarding the claims that Ailes sabot...


Galloway to sign with Pelicans

The Knicks won't look anything like they did last season. The Baton Rouge native brought family and friends to his only game last season in New Orleans, with ...


Will 'Hamilton' suffer after the loss of key principals?

Starting July 10, Dixon will be playing Aaron Burr , a.k.a "the fool who shot "im", in Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton " replacing Leslie Odom Jr ., Variety ...


Mavericks handcuff Harrison Barnes to prevent DeAndre Jordan repeat

The Mavericks have reached a verbal agreement with Harrison Barnes on a four-year deal worth $94 million, according to ESPN's Marc Stein . Golden State ha...


Pogba is the perfect fit for Man Utd - Ince

Pogba and his representatives are keen that any significant progress should happen only once the French Euro 2016 campaign is concluded. Pogba joined Man Un...


Euro 2016: French hero Griezmann focused on Portugal

Despite not doing so during the group phase, when they laboured to victories over Romania and Albania respectively, before playing out an uninspiring goalless d...


Germany boss Low not a fan of 24-team Euro 2016 format

We played the best team in the world and we knocked them out". As the team gathered for the photo prior to their Euro 2016 semifinal match against Wales, th...


Portugal beats Croatia in extra-time to advance to quarterfinals

First, however, Portugal must beat Poland who reached the European Championship quarter-finals for the first time after conceding probably the best goal of...


Marlins' RF Giancarlo Stanton joins 200 home run club

Stanton had two home runs in Marlins' win against the Mets on Tuesday. The second blast was the 200th career homer for Stanton, who went deep twice in a game ...


Dwyane Wade says goodbye to Miami on Twitter

James never been more relatable than he is now, with the revelation that he has such a mundane, normal-person problem with using too much smartphone data. So wh...


McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court

Raonic was believing again and when his forehand pass finished a heart-thumping point to break for 3-1, it seemed victory was firmly in his grasp. Federer rai...


Double the fun? Merritt moves on in quest for Olympic double

Track & Field Olympic Trials. Among competitors with central Ohio ties, Ohio State graduate Christina Manning qualified for the semifinals in the women's 100 ...


XXx The Return of Xander Cage

We've been getting a few sneak peeks into the action movie. The Bajirao Mastani actor will mark her Hollywood debut with XXX: The Return of Xander Cage , whi...


Four things to know about President Obama's visit to Hiroshima

At least 140,000 people died in Hiroshima and another 74,000 three days later in the second bombing in Nagasaki. No other USA president has set foot on the ...


Lakers to 'actively explore' trading second overall pick, according to report

The result gives the 76ers the number one selection in June as they look to improve on last season's miserable 10-72 record. After the whole order was reveale...


NBA Draft Rumors: Why Kris Dunn Avoiding Celtics Could Lead To Trades

One of Bleacher Report's NBA analysts, Ric Bucher, said to have started the rumor after he suggested in a video posted at their website that the Celtics shoul...


Chelsea and Liverpool to battle it out for Premier League victor

Jose Mourinho, who led Chelsea to the title last season, sent his congratulations to Ranieri and his all-conquering team: "I want to congratulate everyone conne...