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Asked whether women wearing burqas presented a security threat, he said: "We have no security reason to be concerned about the wearing of a burqa other than the requirement for individuals to identify themselves to authorities". ASIO boss Duncan Lewis was quizzed on the issue by One Nation leader Pauline Hanson at a parliamentary committee on Thursday night. The threat to Australia would persist despite the weakening of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, he said.
  • Trio of 65s lead Colonial; 2-time champs 2 back, Spieth even

    Trio of 65s lead Colonial; 2-time champs 2 back, Spieth even

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    Palmer knows this course like the back of his hand. This tournament is unofficially associated with the late great Ben Hogan, who lived in Fort Worth and won the event five times. Johnson is trying to win it for the third time (2010 & '12). Carlsson holds a one-shot lead over Francesco Molinari, Scott Jamieson and Kiradech Aphibarnrat.
  • Totti confirms Genoa will be his final Roma game

    Totti confirms Genoa will be his final Roma game

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    Francesco Totti says he is "ready for a new challenge" ahead of his final appearance for Roma . Roma's sporting director Monchi announced earlier this month that Totti would retire at the end of the season, although the player has yet to confirm his plans.
  • NBA short on drama, but long on conspiracy theories

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    We have to execute offensively. If Boston can somehow contain James for another game, they could be heading home with an opportunity to take the series lead. But we know if we play the next play the right way, we've got a chance to win that possession. James said playing Boston is unique in the fact that there is a different sense of pride in the players and fans.
  • Dynamic duo? Agassi and Djokovic prepping for Paris

    Dynamic duo? Agassi and Djokovic prepping for Paris

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    The Serb has been in a funk of sorts since winning the French, his 12th major, a year ago. When the great players of tennis stay in the sport, it creates lots of interest. The Spaniard, who saw his 17-match winning streak snapped, admitted that Thiem got the best of him in a match that saw Nadal convert just 32 percent of his first-serve points.
  • Wayne Rooney left out again by England boss Southgate

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    England's record global goalscorer Wayne Rooney has been left out of Gareth Southgate's squad for next month's World Cup Group F qualifier against Scotland and a friendly with France. Is Rooney comfortable with that? Two weeks of speculation about a decision that's been made. Voting will take place among men's and women's national team coaches, Major League Soccer and National Women's Soccer league management, U.S.
  • Swansea: Llorente hails Clement influence

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    Speaking about the transfer on Football365, Llorente explained that while Conte was keen, Swansea and Paul Clement just wouldn't let their star man go - and for good reason as it turned out, with the Spanish striker netting 15 goals to keep the Swans in the Premier League for another season.
  • Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

    Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

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    Irving said the Cavs reckoned with themselves at halftime. All of team's top defenders attempted to contain Irving, but none of them had any success. "I've twisted my ankle so many times", Irving said. With James in foul trouble , Irving was forced to do more than ever and he delivered, scoring 19 in less than five minutes and 33 in a 19-minute stretch.
  • Boston Red Sox Promote Sam Travis To Major Leagues

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    Perez ended his string of losses in his last start, tossing 7 innings and giving up just a pair of runs. A right-handed hitter, Travis enjoyed a four-game series last week against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate, where he went 11 for 19 with four extra-base hits and seven RBIs.
  • Roster rules: 2nd IR-return spot; no cut to 75

    Roster rules: 2nd IR-return spot; no cut to 75

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    The NFL announced on Tuesday that its players will have more freedom of expression in 2017 as it will ease up on their previous rules regarding celebrations . Owners also passed the proposal to change the injured reserve rule. Here's a prediction. By the end of September we'll all be as confused by this rule - what's permitted, what isn't - as we are by the catch rule.
  • Predators Face Ducks For Game 6 In Nashville

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    The Predators will not only have the chance to clinch their first-ever berth in the Stanley Cup Finals tomorrow. That is sort of the scenario the Anaheim Ducks face as they arrived in Nashville for Game 6 of the Western Conference final.
  • ICC plans to review security plan for Champions Trophy 2017

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    The same carefree attitude has been the hallmark of the Indian team who are now the number one test side, and Kohli saw no reason why it would not work in the one-day format. He continued "Kingfisher's premium brand positioning and its Indian heritage makes it a superb fit for cricket and the ICC". The keenly-awaited Ranji Trophy captains' and coaches' meeting was held in Mumbai on Tuesday with most of those in attendance voicing their opposition against the BCCI's idea to play the ...
  • Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

    Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

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    The third-year guard was supremely confident in his jump shot and it showed, as he hit five out of six threes with a couple coming at crucial points of the game. So was the Celtics' Game 3 win just fool's gold, setting everybody up for a painful Game 5 in Boston? The Celtics not only mounter a 21 point comeback against the reigning champs, but they were the biggest underdogs to win the game in the history of the playoffs.
  • "Don't look back in anger", sing crowds at Manchester victims' tribute

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    Everyone sort of knows the words, and the sentiment behind it, don't look back in anger , is so important after something like this happens. It started with a lone voice. She added: "I think I hoped people would join in because it is a bit of a Manchester anthem". Staff and members of the public stopped what they were doing at Bristol Temple Meads station and observe a minutes silence on the platform.
  • Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

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    A Major League Baseball spokesman says an investigation into the incident is underway. Pillar struck out against Motte in the seventh inning on Wednesday, before yelling towards the pitcher's mound. No one on the Braves is saying Loup's inside pitch was intentional, but that doesn't mean the game didn't generate any bad blood. As a result of the incident, Toronto has elected to suspend Pillar for two games.
  • Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

    Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

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    Cortez Kennedy , one of the best defensive linemen of his generation and a Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee despite rarely finding himself in the spotlight as a player, has died. Kennedy was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2012. Cortez Kennedy #96 of the Seattle Seahawks gets ready to move at the hike during the game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California on September 24, 2000.
  • Cavaliers rally past Celtics to take control of East final

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    If that doesn't work, they could pursue Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin or revisit trade talks for stars such as Paul George or Jimmy Butler. Drew scored 21 points on 9-10 shooting, the majority of which came after he sprained his left ankle with 1:47 left in the period. Stevens reiterated before Game 4 that Thomas will not play again this season, even if the Celtics push the defending champion Cavaliers beyond five games in the Eastern Conference finals.
  • Buscará Tigres liquidar la final en El Volcán

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    Rodolfo Pizarro dijo categórico que no puede considerarse a Chivas como el "chico" en esta Final , porque su equipo es el más grande del futbol mexicano . Es decir, en seis de los 12 enfrentamientos, Chivas ha conseguido el empate, resultado que le beneficiaría de manera importante en caso de conseguirlo esta noche porque el equipo de Almeyda tendrá el partido de vuelta en su estadio.
  • It Just Sucks - Ajax Star Left Super Frustrated By Manchester United's Tactics

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    Pogba opened the scoring as United claimed a 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday. "Not by finishing second or third or fourth, and we have the honour of going to the Super Cup". "You have to learn from it". Other acts due to play at the Manchester Arena in the coming days, including Take That - who were due to play today, tomorrow and Saturday - have also postponed their gigs at the venue.
  • John Terry "could not care less" about Chelsea farewell criticism

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    It is incredible. It is my first season here in England and I want to say thanks to all the people that voted for me. "He was the player I competed most against and fortunately things went very well for both of us". The Chelsea club captain is expected to be on the bench for the FA Cup final against Arsenal on Saturday. Apparently, if you've been around 22 years, you are above reproach for stopping a competitive Premier League fixture for three minutes to get a personal send off, ...
  • Norman disses Dez, OBJ, predicts fines, bans

    Norman disses Dez, OBJ, predicts fines, bans

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    The corner also called out one of his NFC East nemeses, one that will likely not take kindly to the description bestowed upon him by Norman. Apparently Norman wasn't violent enough on that day against the Giants . They're talking to themselves. "I just play them". I'm going to be honest with you: This s-- is going to get really ugly. "If you go back and watch the games in which we play compared to the games we don't play each other, he's a totally different guy".
  • Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph

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    United players wore black armbands while chants of "Manchester" rang out from their fans as reminders of the attack were everywhere at the Friends Arena in Sweden. "Especially after what happened [in Manchester] we wanted to win this and we'll bring the trophy back. We went out focused to win and we won for Manchester and the country", Pogba, who was also playing at the Stade de France on the night of the November 2015 Paris attacks, told BT Sport .
  • Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

    Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

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    The second half saw Zambians being penalized after committing a foul. Reza Shakari put the Persians in front in the seventh minute and extended the lead in the 49th minute from the penalty spot, reports Xinhua news agency quoted a report from Tehran Times daily reported.
  • Joseph leads Phillies over Rockies 2-1 in 11 innings

    Joseph leads Phillies over Rockies 2-1 in 11 innings

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    At left is Ryan Hanigan. Joseph homered off Tyler Anderson and lined the game-ending hit against Scott Oberg (0-1) after Michael Saunders' one-out double. RHP Adam Morgan was sent down to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Wednesday night.The Phillies and Rockies will not meet again until a three-game series in Colorado from August 4-6, their only other time facing each other this season.The Phillies begin a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Friday, with RHP Aaron Nola (2-1, ...
  • Moses: I Have No Plans For Sanchez In FA Cup Final

    Moses: I Have No Plans For Sanchez In FA Cup Final

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    Despite making two fewer appearances than Ozil in the Premier League, Fabregas finished this season with three more assists than the 28-year-old. We're going to try and stop them because we want the Double. "We've met with Uefa (European football's governing body) and sat with them and gone through different things we can do around the game, and they accepted we can wear black armbands and have a minute's silence for the victims", Woodward said.
  • Boston Red Sox Notes: David Price Ready For Season Debut

    Boston Red Sox Notes: David Price Ready For Season Debut

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    Price retired each of the final four batters that he faced. Price tossed 89 pitches in his short outing, 61 of which were strikes. The history of Major League Baseball pitchers coming back after missing most of Spring Training with arm issues is not necessarily good, but hopefully David Price will be able to resume his regular spot in the Red Sox starting rotation without any further physical difficulties.
  • Sorry For Saying Confederate Statue Removers 'Should Be Lynched': State Lawmaker

    Sorry For Saying Confederate Statue Removers 'Should Be Lynched': State Lawmaker

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    That caused quite a reaction. The statue of Lee, who commanded Confederate armies against the Union in the Civil War of 1861-65, was the most prominent and the last of New Orleans' four Confederate monuments . Rumors emerged that fire department officials were also used in removing the monuments, but Landrieu said that firefighters were not required nor asked to volunteer to help in the removal.
  • Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title

    Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title

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    So now Barcelona must play catch-up, they must beat Eibar on Sunday and then hope and pray that somehow Malaga can pull off a miracle by beating Madrid . However, ten minutes in the visitors were in front as the ball dropped on the edge of the area, with Cristiano Ronaldo shifting it on to his left foot and smacking home an unstoppable effort.
  • Así reaccionó Martinoli al enterarse que narrará la final

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    Fue la semifinal de la Copa MX Apertura 2016 entre América y Chivas en el Estadio Azteca , aunque en ese entonces fue porque el torneo, en su fase final , estaba abierto a que cualquier televisora transmitiera los partidos, por lo que los del Ajusco aprovecharon para llevarla en sus canales.
  • Magic Johnson Considers Brandon Ingram Untouchable For Lakers

    Magic Johnson Considers Brandon Ingram Untouchable For Lakers

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    George seems to be on the way out one way or another with his hometown Lakers being the most likely destination. With the Lakers widely expected to draft Lonzo Ball, the future of D'Angelo Russell with the franchise remains uncertain. The former Duke star showed promise in his rookie season with 9.4 points and 4.0 rebounds in 79 games. Ever since the rumor surfaced about Paul George's desire to play for the Lakers earlier this year, the trade speculation has been swirling in Los Angeles ...
  • Hull City manager Silva resigns

    Hull City manager Silva resigns

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    The 39-year-old, who succeeded Mike Phelan at the KCOM Stadium in January, had been widely expected to leave the club after their drop into the Championship was confirmed with a 4-0 defeat to Crystal Palace . Many were sceptical of the appointment initially but Silva guided them to an impressive eight out of eleven wins at home and his stock has risen considerably.
  • Oscar De La Hoya calls potential Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight 'farce'

    Oscar De La Hoya calls potential Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight 'farce'

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    McGregor is clearly motivated by money, but the SBG Ireland product also has a healthy obsession with mixed martial arts and has spoken of his desire to complete a trilogy bout with Stockton brawler Nate Diaz . In other words, De La Hoya has plenty of personal reasons to be displeased by what he rightly calls a "circus". Sugar Ray Leonard said it will be one the biggest mismatches in boxing history , and oddsmakers have Mayweather a -750 favorite, per Odds Shark .
  • Kyrie Irving Scores 42 Points, Leads Cleveland to Game 4 Win

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    Boston's 10-point lead when James left with four fouls. Imagine being down by 13 points and losing the best player in the world to his fourth foul before the second quarter of Game 4 in the Eastern Conference finals is even over. "He saw Bron went out, and he wanted to put the team on his shoulders", Cleveland head coach Tyronn Lue said. "You can't", Lue said, when asked if he's begun to think about Cavs-Warriors, per cleveland.com.
  • Tigres vs Chivas, Final de ida, Clausura 2017 — Horario

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    Además, Oddsshark indica que un gol de André Gignac en cualquier momento del partido ofrece +120, de Ismael Sosa +175 y de Javier Aquino , +375. En la liguilla ha marcado cuatro tantos más. De las anteriores nueve se coronó en cinco, tres de ellas con los felinos (Apertura-2011, Apertura-2015 y Apertura-2016). El 'Tuca' comentó lo importante que ha sido el estratega argentino en el cuadro tapatío: " Matías (Almeyda) es un tipazo, yo creo que le ha regresado a la institución Chivas ...
  • I'm not selling Arsenal stake, says Stan Kroenke

    I'm not selling Arsenal stake, says Stan Kroenke

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    It is Usmanov's latest move in a decade-long battle to own Arsenal , having built up a 30 percent stake in the Premier League club since 2007. Kroenke, who also owns the NFL's Los Angeles Rams, has been Arsenal's majority shareholder since 2011.
  • Ibrahimovic 'here to help' Man Utd in Europa League final

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    The Spaniard is to Jose Mourinho what Roy Keane was to Sir Alex Ferguson - he represents the manager on the pitch. "But for all his gamesmanship Herrera is still a workhorse in midfield". Mkhitaryan had begun to wander away from the 18-yard box as United were awarded a corner during the opening stages of the second half. Spanish play-maker Herrera shouted and gestured animatedly to his team-mate, urging him to take up a position in the area, where he is most effective, and offering his ...