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Georgetown hoops won't shy away from any protests

Thompson said his players have had discussions, but have not decided to join protesting yet        
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We asked members of the Orlando Sentinel staff to share some of their memories of Arnold Palmer. Mulligan and more Arnold Palmer had a pet dog in his Bay Hill office. Its name was "Mulligan." Perfect.
Arnold Palmer's vast legacy isn't found just in his hallowed golf career, charity work and family. You'll find it inside of a glass as well. Palmer may not have been the first to mix iced tea and lemo
What made Arnold Palmer such an object of admiration? We originally made a list of 86 reasons for his 86th birthday. We figured we'd update it when turned 100. Sadly, we'll never see that day. But we
Pep Guardiola will be looking to call on his first team stars to pick up a win against West Brom.
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Max Scherzer gave everyone a lesson in organization Tuesday. The Washington starter has been enjoying the offseason since the Nationals were... Read More »
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PCB has sent out a clear message to flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi that he did not figure in its future scheme of things by dropping him from the central contract list for 2016/17. The post Paki
Ukrainian businessman Rinat Akhmetov has again headed the list of Ukraine’s Top 10 richest people, which was compiled by Novoe Vremya magazine and Dragon Capital Investment Company. “Rinat
The door remains firmly shut on Bastian Schweinsteiger ever playing for Manchester United again, with the midfielder training alone at Carrington.
A prison colony in Russia’s Komi Republic has celebrated the anniversary of its foundation as a Stalinist Gulag in 1937. Colony number 31 in the village of Mikun held a Prison Day, Russia’s Federal Pr
Incoming SA Rugby (Saru) president Mark Alexander admitted to taking over the helm with the rugby governing body having endured some trying times.
The journey to a Stanley Cup is a long one, and more than ever, NHL teams understand the importance of having a good backup around to keep their No.
Matthew Stafford will run his ironman streak to 88 consecutive starts this Sunday against the Houston Texans, the fourth most among NFL quarterbacks.        
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has confirmed its mission within the EFF program will come to Kyiv in early November and the country could get the fourth tranche by the end of the year. “T
The PCB announced a 15-member women's squad for Pakistan's series in New Zealand and the Asia T20 Cup in Thailand but with uncertainty still prevailing over whether India would play them in the region
More than 10,000 Iraqis have fled their homes since the start of an offensive to retake Mosul from ISIL this month, according to the UN. That figure is just a fraction of the displacement that aid gro
Canadian weightlifter Christine Girard appears to be in line for a medal updgrade after three athletes from Kazakhstan were stripped of their golds f
Gerard Pique and Andres Iniesta are currently unable to make an impact for Barcelona on the pitch but that hasn't stopped them from starring off it.
The golden boy of British swimming now has a 24k gold plated iPhone to go with his Rio gold medal. The breaststroke star posed with his new gadget which is also kitted out in black crocodile leather
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber is still be getting used to life as the world number one but a quick glance at the VIP boxes at the WTA Finals has given her a real sense of belonging.
Vincent Kompany trained with Manchester City on Thursday, alleviating fears the Belgian centre-half suffered any further fitness concerns in his team's EFL Cup defeat by Manchester United.
Terry Flanagan, Manchester’s world lightweight champion, is to defend his WBO belt against the first openly gay active boxer Orlando Cruz. The pair will meet in Cardiff on November 26.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is ready to continue cooperation with Ukraine within the EFF program if the institutional independence of the central bank is retained, IMF representative Gerry R
Matthew Stafford mania continues to run wild, folks.        
The friendly verbal sparring between Orlando Pirates coach Muhsin Ertugral and his Kaizer Chiefs counterpart Steve Komphela has begun.
Seattle Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman cast a spell over the press conference Wednesday, when he dressed as a Gryffindor and claimed he was a wizard. Clad in a robe and a red and gold tie, The N
Two unidentified individuals attacked the St. Petersburg business center that supposedly houses a notorious Internet ”troll factory” with Molotov cocktails. According to the local St. Pete
By Jonah Bronstein, The Sports Xchange The Buffalo Bills have a chance to do something this week that they haven't done yet this century. No, not make the playoffs. Sweep the New England Patriots.
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President says reconciliation crucial for the future

President Borut Pahor called reconciliation "a state of mind" that was altering the future, not history, as he addressed a ceremony Thursday in memory of about 800 victims of post-war killin
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Victims of post-WWII mass grave reburied

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UK exports more than a million cars already in 2016

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FCA boss Andrew Bailey launches attack on the watchdog's past failures

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UK exports more than a million cars already in 2016

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FCA boss Andrew Bailey launches attack on the watchdog's past failures

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Mercedes-Benz confirms it will sell an X-Class truck in 2017

When you think of a Mercedes you probably imagine luxurious, comfortable saloons, but the German brand is planning a pick-up truck for 2017.
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The FTSE 100 index at the close was up 28.48 at 6986.57. It rallied higher again in choppy late afternoon trading as US stocks posted opening gains thanks to firmer oil prices
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GSTN inks MoU with DGFT for sharing of forex realisation data

The Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) today signed a memorandum of understanding with the commerce ministry for sharing of foreign exchange realisation and import-export code data.
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Cabinet gives in-principle nod to PSU strategic stake sale

The Union Cabinet today gave in-principle approval to NITI Aayog's proposal for strategic sale of state-owned firms and entrusted DIPAM with the task of finalising the PSUs in which management contr
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UPDATE 1-Britain will leave the single market-UK minister for Scotland

EDINBURGH, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Britain's decision to leave the European Union will also mean leaving the EU single market, one of Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet ministers said on Thursday.
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UPDATE 2-Buyout group Ardian wins race for German lighting group SLV

FRANKFURT/LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Buyout group Ardian has won the bidding for German residential and technical lighting products maker SLV, its owner Cinven said on Thursday.
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LPC-European leveraged buyout loan pipeline hits 13.5bn

LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Bankers are lining up around 13.5bn of leveraged loans to back sponsors on several auction processes which, should they materialise, will provide great relief to a market
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