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Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday

Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday

Slooh said: "As Earth passes through Comet Tempel-Tuttle's orbital path and encounters its debris, we will be treated to November's Leonids meteor shower". This weekend, the sky is preparing a new sh...

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Joel Embiid, 76ers outshine Lakers in battle of rebuilding franchises

Joel Embiid, 76ers outshine Lakers in battle of rebuilding franchises

In a battle of two teams on the rise, the Philadelphia 76ers pulled out a late victory against the Los Angeles Lakers in a thriller. Philadelphia 76ers guard T.J. He has endured a mixed start ...

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Marcos Rojo sets date for return after first outing with reserves

Marcos Rojo sets date for return after first outing with reserves

The Argentina worldwide last featured in a competitive United game on April 20, when the Red Devils beat Anderlecht 2-1 after extra time to book their place in the Europa League semi-finals - coincide...

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Unwell Sergio Aguero set for medical at Manchester City

Unwell Sergio Aguero set for medical at Manchester City

Manchester City didn't have any players involved in the World Cup playoffs but did have 13 called up for worldwide friendlies. There is no requirement for Agüero to have his return to training interr...

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Giancarlo Stanton trade rumors: Cardinals, Marlins 'discussed trade concepts' today, per report

Giancarlo Stanton trade rumors: Cardinals, Marlins 'discussed trade concepts' today, per report

We know how great of a negotiator Dave Dombrowski is, so do not count him out. It's an organization that's been losing money for quite some time, so we have to turn that around. "He would have to be p...

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Trump Hopes Swift Return of UCLA Players Detained in China

Trump Hopes Swift Return of UCLA Players Detained in China

They also had to pay a $2,200 bail, surrender their passports, and agree to travel restrictions, according to UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero. The world is watching the events unfold in China...

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Arsenal striker Giroud ruled out of Tottenham game

Arsenal striker Giroud ruled out of Tottenham game

Harry Kane, meanwhile, is aiming to score in his sixth north London derby in a row. This is probably the worst possible time for Arsenal to take on a hugely gifted and motivated Tottenham Hotspur...

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Olympic ban possible as doping body labels Russian Federation still 'non-compliant'

Olympic ban possible as doping body labels Russian Federation still 'non-compliant'

WADA Director General Olivier Niggli told Reuters last week Russia's refusal to accept responsibility could prevent its athletes from taking part in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South ...

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Price of Football 2017 survey (and where Notts County fit in)

Price of Football 2017 survey (and where Notts County fit in)

The price of a replica adult QPR shirt also reflected badly, with the cost at £46.99 higher than the league average by 45p. The BBC's Price of Football study also found that average season ticket ...

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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn't anxious about no Tyron Smith on Sunday

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn't anxious about no Tyron Smith on Sunday

The Cowboys left Green to largely fend for himself, without adjusting to give him help via tight ends or running backs. The assumption here is that Smith would have to be wheelchair-bound to miss su...

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Russian Federation is lowest-ranked team in draw for its home World Cup

Russian Federation is lowest-ranked team in draw for its home World Cup

It means tricky ties against the likes of Brazil , Argentina , France , Belgium , Germany and Euro 2016 winners Portugal could be in store after they were all placed in Pot 1 . The draw for t...

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NFL says Jerry Jones conduct detrimental to league

NFL says Jerry Jones conduct detrimental to league

The letter, first reported by The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal , was written by outside counsel for the compensation committee and given to the AP by a person who requested anonymity ...

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Peru beat New Zealand 2-0 to capture last World Cup berth

Peru beat New Zealand 2-0 to capture last World Cup berth

It was all to play for after a 0-0 draw in the first leg in New Zealand, but it was Peru who dominated on their home turf right from the off. In celebrating the goal, Farfan covered his head with th...

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Hat-trick hero Eriksen books Denmark's World Cup spot

Hat-trick hero Eriksen books Denmark's World Cup spot

He's probably one of the best players in his position in Europe at the moment. Hopefully he can keep going. "They deserved to go through". Eriksen has now graduated to the ranks of teachers himself ...

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Rain disrupts India's training ahead of Ist Test against Sri Lanka

Rain disrupts India's training ahead of Ist Test against Sri Lanka

But, unfortunately, with his injury he can't bowl in Test cricket. The preparations ahead of the game at the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) were humdrum too with the relentless rain playing spoil...

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Elliott to serve six-game suspension after withdrawing appeal

Elliott to serve six-game suspension after withdrawing appeal

His court fight, aided by the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) went to the Second US Court of Appeals, which last Thursday denied his legal motion to halt imposing of the ban. Jones has said on multipl...

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Arsene Wenger says end-of-season review of Arsenal position nothing unusual

Arsene Wenger says end-of-season review of Arsenal position nothing unusual

Arsenal will demand Manchester City include Raheem Sterling in any deal that would see Alexis Sanchez move to The Etihad in January, according to reports. But Arsene Wenger clearly hasn't quite...

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Corey Kluber Wins Cy Young, Beating Out Red Sox Ace Chris Sale

Corey Kluber Wins Cy Young, Beating Out Red Sox Ace Chris Sale

Midway through the season, it seemed like a sure thing that Sale would win his first Cy Young award. Kershaw actually had a much lower ERA than Scherzer this season (2.31 to 2.51), and Strasburg ...

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Ben Roethlisberger on his play: Wins are all that matter

Ben Roethlisberger on his play: Wins are all that matter

For Titans-Steelers, NBC will utilize its SkyCam system to present a new primary-viewing angle for live game coverage. Have thoughts on how the Titans and Steelers are performing? Most football ...

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'We tried everything!' - Neymar happy with Brazil performance against 'defensive' England

'We tried everything!' - Neymar happy with Brazil performance against 'defensive' England

Southgate also had plenty of praise for the resilient defender, saying, "Joe's performance tonight against top players - really, I thought a lot of the defending was outstanding but for him in particu...

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