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Toomey upbeat about Senate health care bill amid protests

But the measure landed in rough seas ahead of a vote that Sen. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., indicated he was open to discussion and seemed determined to muscle the measure through his chamber next week. "It's going to be very hard to get me to a yes", he said, noting that conservative Republican senators would likely be reluctant to add spending back to the measure.

Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

Gasquet, a two-time Wimbledon semi-finalist, grabbed the first set against Zverev with a break at 5-4. "Those are always signs for me that things are slowly starting to fall into place nicely". They both served well in set number 2, with no deuces or break points until 4-4, when Roger broke at 15 to take a 5-4 lead, serving for the match in the following game.

Red Wings select forward Michael Rasmussen in first round of NHL Draft

Detroit now has 10 selections for the second day of the 2017 Entry Draft: one in the second round (38th overall), four in the third round (71st, 79th, 83rd and 88th), one in the fourth round (100th) and fifth round (131st), two in the sixth round (162nd and 164th) and one in the seventh round (193rd).

Tiger Woods says he's getting 'professional help'

While Tiger Woods undergoes treatment to manage medication for back pain and sleep disorder, his former college roommate and Stanford University teammate is hoping for the best. Police said Woods took two breath tests - each recording 0.000 percent - and provided a urine sample. "This has been going on for a long time". "He's had to handle the pain, which then potentially leads to the lack of sleep because you're in so much pain".

Arsenal, West Ham target Henry Onyekuru secures United Kingdom visa

A source close to the player told website ScoreNigeria he will soon be in the United Kingdom to decide on his future. Onyekuru had a very impressive season out in Belgium with pro league outfit Kas Eupen and the Nigerian worldwide notched up 24 goals in 41 appearances across all competitions, picking up the league's Top Scorer Award in the process.

Tax fraud case: Ronaldo to appear in court July 31

The prosecutor said last Tuesday that there was evidence that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the money he had made from image rights. Gestifute, a Portuguese-based football agency which represents Mourinho and Ronaldo, did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing.

Jays bullpen implodes in ninth-inning loss

After that game, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com quoted Royals skipper Ned Yost on his pitcher. They are 4-1 on this homestand. So, launching a weekend series with the Royals, Gibbons had yet to implement his new-fangled batting lineup, at least as envisioned, given the holes that keep popping up.

Denver Nuggets pick Iowa State's Monte Morris in NBA Draft

Lydon, 21, averaged 13.2 points on 47.3 percent shooting from the field and 39.5 percent from three, to go with 8.6 rebounds in his sophomore season. Denver had three first-round picks a year ago, drafting Murray, Juan Hernangomez and Malik Beasley.

Jeremy Maclin says Kansas City Chiefs released him with a voicemail

Man, I guess they just have to wait and see. "I'll still be able to get open and still be able to make plays". Everybody is entitled to their own opinion. He said he was on his way to former teammate Fletcher Cox's football camp in MS when he received the message. "But I'm also not going to sit up here and make excuses".

Jose Mourinho Accused of Tax Fraud Worth USD 3.7 Million

The 54-year-old Mourinho was Real Madrid coach from 2010-13. In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance in which United finished sixth in the Premier League.

Real Madrid Reject Jose Mourinho Contract Allegations

It added that Mourinho paid "more than 26 million euros in taxes, with an average tax rate over 41 percent, and accepted the regularization proposals made by the Spanish tax authorities in 2015 regarding the years of 2011 and 2012 and entered into a settlement agreement regarding 2013".

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during his time at Madrid

Now at Manchester United , Mourinho led Los Blancos to the 2012 La Liga title in a three-year spell at the club. "It is a personal decision and if a person really wants something to happen then it will end up happening, but I see it as unlikely".

Vegas Golden Knights make first picks in NHL Draft

And it's pretty clear the Golden Knights have pegged you as their poster boy. "We're going to put our team together, and we'll watch it come to life in front of us", McPhee said . At the very least, it won't be like watching the Ottawa Senators go 10-70-4 in their expansion year. Calgary's list of unprotected players didn't leave much to be desired, but the Flames still got off remarkably easy.

Spanish Prosecutors Accuse Mourinho of €3.3m Tax Fraud

The state prosecutor's office in Madrid has intensified its pursuit of alleged tax fraud in football. The 32-year-old was livid over being singled out for disproportionate treatment after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of 14.7m (12.8m).

Smith praises LaMar Odom, says Phil Jackson was 'target of my ire'

Because of my personal affection for Lamar Odom - and only for that reason - I want to return to my comments about something I've repeated quite often over the last few days: the flagrant ineptitude that I feel has been on continual display by Knick's President Phil Jackson .

Mou accused of tax fraud

Mourinho left Real Madrid in the summer of 2013. He has scored 406 goals in 394 games in all competitions since joining them in 2009 from Manchester United . A judge will then decide if they are grounds to charge him with a crime. The Madrid prosecutor said the case was presented to a local court. After being accused last week of defrauding the Spanish authorities of over $16.4 million in tax payments regarding image rights, Ronaldo has reportedly stated he wants to move on from the ...

Spanish prosecutor accuses Mourinho of tax fraud

The 32-year-old four-time World Footballer of the Year is alleged to have not paid the correct taxes from 2011 to 2014. A judge will then decide if there are grounds to charge him with a crime. "I don't have any solution but Cristiano, like everyone else, has a contract and is a Real Madrid player", Perez told radio station " Onda Cero ". However, Mourinho's representatives last night issued a statement insisting the Spanish government had ratified his tax affairs.

No. 1 NBA draft pick Markelle Fultz makes rookie mistake in Inst

For No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick Markelle Fultz , that involved Chick-fil-A. NBA commissioner Adam Silver speaks before the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center . The talent is clearly there as a sharpshooting stretch four or five, but with Bobby Portis and Nikola Mirotic already in the mix at power forward, the fit may be a problem.

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager's representatives release statement denying tax fraud claims

A court in Madrid is understood to be dealing with the claim. Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which ends on July 2. Last year, Lionel Messi was found guilty of tax fraud along with his father and, though the Barcelona star was sentenced to 21 months in prison, did not serve time as it was suspended .

JR Smith's Facebook was hacked to say he was leaving the Cavaliers

Smith is committed to the Cavaliers for three more years, having signed an extension with the franchise in 2016. We live in a world where Dwight Howard tweets to his fans about trades and gets shipped off to Charlotte moments later, and where other deals and rumors are getting tossed around left and right.

Watford close to £8m move for 'next Gerrard'

Hughes' signature is expected to cost an initial £8m, but that fee could rise over £10m with add-ons in the coming years. Last season Hughes criticised certain players for choosing to be a Premier League squad player rather than play regular first team football in an interview with the Telegraph .

PSG, to Chase Real Madrid Star

Another big name in football accused of the tax fraud is Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo , who played under Mr Mourinho and shares the same agent. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes. He is allegedly said to owe Spanish authorities €14.7 million for unpaid taxes, also on image right, between 2011 and 2014.

Angel Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain tax fraud case

Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with United in 2016. While it would be sad to see Cristiano Ronaldo leave Real Madrid , Masters champion Sergio Garcia feels the Spanish and European champions would be fine without their all-time leading goalscorer.

United Kingdom plan for citizens' rights is vague and inadequate — European Union leaders

The issue is a matter of concern for thousands of people from the erstwhile Portuguese-ruled territory of Goa, Daman and Diu, who opted for Portuguese citizenship and moved to the UK. Elements of the proposals are likely to be contested by Brussels , including the cut-off date for entitlement to stay in the United Kingdom and the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice .

NBA Draft Preview: Coach Krzyzewski Talks Harry Giles

We're not going to stop recruiting them, but it doesn't mean we've changed our philosophy. "And I know our teams aren't happy either in part because they don't necessarily think that the players are coming into the league are getting the kind of training that they would expect to see among top draft picks in the league".

Sixers Officially Move Up to No. 1 in Trade With Celtics

Pompey also noted that the Sixers might be done just yet making draft trades . "I think he's supertalented, superexplosive", Bird said. I have a good relationship with Bryan Colangelo and Jerry Colangelo and I think they're doing a fantastic job there in Philadelphia.

Mourinho accused of defrauding Spain of $3.6 million

The hearing will take place at 09:00 GMT on 31 July in a court at Pozuelo de Alarcón , in the suburbs of Madrid , according to Spanish press reports. The Portugal global had knowingly used a "business structure" created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain from his image rights. Former Club Manchester United have left no one in doubt they are ready to welcome back one of their own while French Ligue one side PSG among others are also waiting on the wings.

Russian Federation will be prepared to face New Zealand

The 53-year-old has presided over just three wins in his first nine matches in charge but hopes to restore Russian Federation to their former glories having struggled in recent years. The price, therefore, of 12/5 (3 .60) for a Portuguese win and over 2.5 goals in the game appeals, with each of Portugal's last seven victories coming in matches with at least three goals.

Wisconsin men's basketball: Nigel Hayes and Bronson Koenig find Summer League homes

The 6-foot-10 Wilson, who had two years of college eligibility left, averaged 11 points in 2016-17. "So he fits what we're trying to build here". Wilson became Beilein's sixth player drafted in the first round in the last five years. Michigan Wolverines forward D.J. Wilson (5) celebrates in the closing seconds of the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the Big Ten Conference Tournament championship game at Verizon Center.

Koepka enjoys 'amazing' US Open win

Koepka was 16 under par for the tournament, and that matched the record set by Rory McIlroy when he won the U.S. Open at Congressional in 2011. Koepka landed the first blow on the par-four eighth, draining a magnificent 33ft putt to move one clear at 14 under.

Paris Saint-Germain Look To Manchester City Striker As Kylian Mbappe Alternative

The rumour has seemingly gathered strength due to the fact that the Argentine global was dropped in favour of Gabriel Jesus in the back-end of last season, and if he isn't Guardiola's first-choice striker next year, then perhaps he will favour a move elsewhere.

Peyton Manning passed up potential National Football League comeback last season for carpool duty

It doesn't sound like Gase was very serious about his pursuit of Manning, though it's not hard to understand why he would inquire. Via Josh Katzenstein of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Archie Manning said Friday that he saw last December a text-message exchange between his son, Peyton, and Dolphins coach Adam Gase.

Arsenal ENCOURAGE Liverpool bid for Oxlade-Chamberlain

The Gunners have come around to the idea of selling Oxlade-Chamberlain amidst a growing pressure to cut their wage bill - new Premier League rules state that clubs' salary expenditure should not be more than £7m than it was a year ago. Those rumours were compounded further after Arsenal missed out on qualifying for the Champions League for the first time in Wenger' 21-year reign at the club, and more questions have now arisen over their futures in England's capital due to that failure.

BIGBANG's Taeyang Appointed As Ambassador For Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

The 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Games have yet to announce what the Opening Ceremony will entail, but it is expected that K-pop will take a role due to its global popularity. Afterward, the teams posed for photographs together. Respondents also chose their most anticipated South Korean athlete of the Winter Games, with two-time Olympic long-track speed skating 500m champion Lee Sang-Hwa receiving the most votes of 79.

America's Cup: Outteridge, Jensen turn tables on Lake Macquarie mate

Emirates Team New Zealand was the top boat on the day, twice coming from behind to carve out a 2-1 advantage in the best-of-nine series. "I think for myself in that second race, we definitely missed a few shifts and definitely a lot to conservative in the start", he said.