• CT travelers react to travel ban; Muslim advocacy group issues travel alert
CT travelers react to travel ban; Muslim advocacy group issues travel alert

SEATTLE (AP) — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect. He was dealing with war-torn countries like Syria, like Somalia, Libya - where there's no established functioning gove...

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  • Warburton nearing fitness as Lions build towards first Test
Warburton nearing fitness as Lions build towards first Test

Tuesday's match against the Chiefs will have little impact on the Lions' test preparation, unless they suffer a third midweek defeat which will affect the mood in the touring camp. "Then we'll go down to Auckland, there's a sea of red there". "So ultimately it's to look after the Test squad, which is so important now at this stage of the series...

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  • Virat Kohli put on notice by BCCI after Anil Kumble's resignation
Virat Kohli put on notice by BCCI after Anil Kumble's resignation

Kohli, in a press conference during Champions Trophy this month, said these were made up stories by the media. Like I said for me what's most important is to maintain the sanctity of the dressing-room and what happens in the change-room is something that's very sacred and private to all of us.

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  • India, US call for freedom of navigation amid South China Sea disputes
India, US call for freedom of navigation amid South China Sea disputes

Together, the United States and India can help chart an optimistic path into the future, one that unleashes the power of new technology, new infrastructure and the enthusiasm and excitement of very hard-working and very dynamic people, he said.

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  • Taylor Swift Congratulated Pretend Friend Russell Westbrook on His NBA Award
Taylor Swift Congratulated Pretend Friend Russell Westbrook on His NBA Award

Westbrook garnered 69 of the 100 first place votes from a panel of broadcasters and writers. Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook ended his season by becoming the Most Valuabe Player of the 2016-17 campaign on Monday with maximum votes as the National Basketball Association announced awards during their inaugural show.

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  • Ronaldo ordered to appear in court
Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

Last week, Ronaldo was accused by a state prosecutor of four counts of tax fraud totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). Though that will still happen, this is a good sign for Real fans who grew nervous at the thought of the club's most popular player in history departing.

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  • ICC Champions Trophy: Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines
ICC Champions Trophy: Morgan unbowed as befuddled England fluff their lines

Pakistan cruised to a victory and a place in the final after bowling England out for 211 on a worn pitch in Cardiff . It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through the group stages - while Pakistan began their campaign with a landslide defeat against India and sneaked into the last four only when the...

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  • Ricciardo wins Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Ricciardo wins Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Motorsport is a love-hate relationship and we had a couple of hard races but the last two races have been awesome and I'm just over the moon. Stroll celebrated the first podium finish of his career with a Formula One tradition - he drank champagne from the sweaty boot of the race victor, Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo .

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  • Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan
Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

Stroll celebrated the first podium finish of his career with a Formula One tradition - he drank champagne from the sweaty boot of the race victor, Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo . Daniil Kvyat's Toro Rosso also ground to a halt, bringing out the virtual―and eventually the actual―safety auto and allowing Bottas to make up some ground.

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  • AP Shuttler Beats World No 1 in Australia
AP Shuttler Beats World No 1 in Australia

Okuhara won her first World Superseries title since the All England past year, displaying the full extent of her indefatigable retrieving style in getting the better of Yamaguchi. This was his first ever win against Chen Long. After the break, a couple of errors from Srikanth allowed Long to draw level at 11-all. There was a phase when he had frequ...

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  • Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take

In one of her tweets, Williams wrote: "I've never played anyone ranked "there" nor do I have time". Dear John, I adore and respect you but please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based. Solve the problem, and I'm sure the men would be all for this - the men and women play together. "I would hope that I would win ag...

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  • Indians manager Francona leaves game after not feeling well
Indians manager Francona leaves game after not feeling well

Jose Ramirez and Lonnie Chisenhall led Cleveland with three hits apiece. As quickly as the Cleveland Indians took over first in the American League Central, they were swept by Minnesota and dropped to second. "I think coming off the type of series we just came off of, any win would be a good win". "But for us to come back the way we did show...

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  • Trump, Modi call on Pakistan to stem terrorist attacks
Trump, Modi call on Pakistan to stem terrorist attacks

One day after the Modi-Trump hugs, news about the hugs continues to gain attention online. Speaking after their meeting in the White House Rose Garden, Trump recalled his previous campaign pledge, that if elected, India would have a true friend in the White House.

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  • LaVar Ball makes odd debut with Lonzo on WWE Monday Night Raw
LaVar Ball makes odd debut with Lonzo on WWE Monday Night Raw

Appearing as special guests on Miz TV, the reigning Intercontinental Champion " The Miz " was his usual self and took swipes at the LaVar. Then again, Lavar Ball is a showman that somehow comes close to the publicity stunts prowess of Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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  • Pacquiao eyeing Mayweather rematch, says trainer
Pacquiao eyeing Mayweather rematch, says trainer

Pacquiao, for his part, would love to find out if Horn's power is for real. "I don't think he'll beat Manny , but the thing is, he's in a very good position to help himself and help his country", he added. Pacquiao will be hoping to prove to he still has what it takes to compete with the best in the world. He insists that's why he's been working...

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  • Sale Strikes Out 9, Red Sox Beat Twins 4-1
Sale Strikes Out 9, Red Sox Beat Twins 4-1

Mitch Moreland hit a solo homer for the Red Sox , who lost for only the third time in their last 13 home games. Farrell was ejected for arguing a balk call in the top of the seventh inning on Saturday. Asked after the Twins' 4-1 loss to Boston on Monday what he expects from Santiago, Twins manager Paul Molitor said: "Hopefully something g...

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  • Could LaVar Ball be making an appearance on WWE Monday Night Raw?
Could LaVar Ball be making an appearance on WWE Monday Night Raw?

Armed with charisma, confidence and a kid named Ball, he is hoping for more Lakers magic. Stop the world, I want to get off! In March, LaVar Ball made a bold claim that his son is way better than Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry.

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  • India's Srikanth stuns Chen to win Australian Open badminton
India's Srikanth stuns Chen to win Australian Open badminton

A former World No.3, Srikanth , who had reached the semifinals in the last edition, produced yet another near- flawless performance to outclass All England finalist Shi 21-10 21-14 in a 37-minute match to notch up his second win over the Chinese.

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  • Cameroon Coach 'not surprised' by loss to Germany — FIFA Confederation Cup
Cameroon Coach 'not surprised' by loss to Germany — FIFA Confederation Cup

After a goalless first half, highlighted by a superb save from Marc-Andre Ter Stegen , Germany eventually found the breakthrough thanks to Kerem Demirbay . Cameroon was also involved in two video decisions last Sunday, when possible Chile goals were reviewed for offside rulings. The Confederations Cup was a missed opportunity for Au...

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  • German wary of Australia in Confederations Cup
German wary of Australia in Confederations Cup

Meanwhile Bursaspor full-back Aziz Behich could start for Australia . At least two members of the Australian squad will be familiar to the Germans - goalkeeper Mitch Langerak of newly-promoted Bundesliga side VfB Stuttgart and Mathew Leckie, who has just been relegated with FC Ingolstadt but is set to line up for Hertha Berlin next season.

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  • 'Lionel Messi could have played for Real Madrid instead of Barcelona'
'Lionel Messi could have played for Real Madrid instead of Barcelona'

The new head coach of "Citizens" Josep Guardiola allegedly managed to convince his former ward make a new call. We celebrate the Argentine's birthday by shedding some light on his remarkable career with club Barcelona . Horacio Gaggioli , who lived in Messi's home town of Rosario in Argentina , had set up the budding superstar's trial with the Ca...

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  • Germany, Iran call for negotiations in crisis with Qatar
Germany, Iran call for negotiations in crisis with Qatar

Zarif did not mention Saudi Arabia by name but the ultra-conservative Sunni Muslim kingdom is the arch-foe of Shi'ite Iran in the region. Zarif said the travel ban punished people who had never been convicted of a terrorist act, while people from other countries involved in past attacks would not be affected.

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  • Westbrook MVP of the regular season
Westbrook MVP of the regular season

Saric, Brogdon and Embiid were the three finalists for Rookie of the Year award . "I couldn't thank everybody, but thanks, you guys, to everybody who helped me along the way", said Westbrook during an emotional acceptance speech, via ESPN .

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  • Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2
Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

We're just trying to win a ball game". "We need to pick it up; you know right now we're going a little bit backwards. We just don't know at this point". Moylan had some choice words for Tumpane on his way off the hill and earned the rarely-seen ejection after removal from the game. On a Sunday at Kauffman Stadium, the combination of sinkers, a tigh...

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  • John McEnroe ranks Serena '700 in the world' on men's tour
John McEnroe ranks Serena '700 in the world' on men's tour

That doesn't mean I don't think Serena is an incredible player. "She's the greatest female player that ever lived, then the lady said to me, I don't remember which one, but she said, "why did you say woman, why don't you just say the greatest, you know, tennis player that ever lived" and so then I felt the need, however unfortunately probably, ...

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  • Top pick Fultz introduced as Sixers plan out extensive turnaround
Top pick Fultz introduced as Sixers plan out extensive turnaround

The Philadelphia 76ers selected Fultz with the top pick Thursday night at Barclays Center, doing so less than a week after acquiring the pick from the Boston Celtics. 2017's NBA Draft was expected to a wildly unpredictable night for teams and fans seeking to build some dreams of gold, but in the end the night went exactly to plan.

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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. gets puppy love at Sonoma
Dale Earnhardt Jr. gets puppy love at Sonoma

Truex moved past Harvick on the next lap and the two battled until the next pit stop. It just didn't figure to be at Sonoma , where he had never won before. In order to assist Alon Day and other Israeli motorsports athletes to represent Israel in worldwide competition, a 501 (c)(3) tax exempt charity has been established, Racing For Israel, Inc.

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  • Markelle Fultz Is Excited About Philly Because Of Its Chicken Sandwiches
Markelle Fultz Is Excited About Philly Because Of Its Chicken Sandwiches

Simmons was out all of previous year with an injury, but should be ready to play at the very start of the season. Boston, the first team to trade the No. The Sacramento Kings selected De'Aaron Fox to round out the top five. But, as we've come to know and expect from draft night, when there's winners there were also losers .

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  • LaVar Ball Remains Unbothered As Son Lonzo Gets Drafted by LA Lakers
LaVar Ball Remains Unbothered As Son Lonzo Gets Drafted by LA Lakers

They would appear on Miz TV, along with LaMelo , who's one of the three Ball sons. Lonzo, in his typical demeanor, polar opposite that of his father, was very soft spoken and thankful for the opportunity. "When you have that much cap space, we're going to be major players next summer ". "Watch out", Johnson said, according to Lakers.com . ...

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  • Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft — NewsAlert
Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft — NewsAlert

And we were ready for this draft. "This could not have gone better in my mind". McPhee said they would fly back to Las Vegas on Saturday night and return to the office Sunday morning. Louis Blues. "That didn't happen, but I'm fortunate now". "I think there's a lot pressure to it, but then again, I know what I can do on the ice", he said.

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  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Sells 4 Million Copies
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Sells 4 Million Copies

Back in April we told you about the huge success of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , selling 1 million copies in the first week alone. Check below for a breakdown of players on a region-to-region basis. " Our team is working passionately to deliver a stable gameplay experience as we prepare for our full launch later this year ". The game launch...

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  • LaVar Ball loses his shirt and his mind in WWE spectacle
LaVar Ball loses his shirt and his mind in WWE spectacle

Of course, LaVar Ball couldn't resist the urge to take off his shirt and challenge The Miz . As of now, it's unclear exactly what LaVar's role would be, but don't get your hopes up expecting to see him get power bombed through the Spanish announce table.

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  • Germany beat Cameroon to enter Confederations Cup semis
Germany beat Cameroon to enter Confederations Cup semis

Colombian referee Wilmar Roldan showed Sebastien Siani the red card at first, before his error was rectified and Mabouka received his marching orders instead, after intervention from the VAR. "I'm very happy. We know we dominated large parts of the game". Chile started well early in the first half as Juventus' Arturo Vidal collected José Fuen...

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  • Portugal punish All Whites in final match
Portugal punish All Whites in final match

Andre Silva added a third in the 80th minute before winger Nani completed the scoring with a fourth in stoppage time. It was a typically efficient performance from Portugal , who never looked in danger despite a sluggish start. Marinovic made impressive saves to deny Ronaldo, Andre Silva and Nani , but was powerless to stop Andre Silva o...

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  • Inter raise Perisic fee and 'give Man Utd transfer deadline'
Inter raise Perisic fee and 'give Man Utd transfer deadline'

The Croatia worldwide has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford in recent weeks, with Jose Mourinho a huge admirer of the winger. However, Manchester United seem no closer to signing Ivan Perisic having already brought in Victor Lindelof this summer.

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