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Five gored in Spain's running of the bulls

Television images showed one bull running into a man from behind and hooking a horn into his jacket as he fell to the ground. In Sunday's "encierro", none of the hundreds of people who ran alongside the bulls were gored by the animals, although two people were taken to hospital with cuts and bruises following falls.

Lakers' Lonzo Ball to sit out Monday with groin injury

It would have been the third meeting of the two guards in less than a year; UCLA and Kentucky faced off twice last season. A rubber match between Fox and Ball in the summer league may have been fun, but not if it came at the expense of making a minor injury a bigger one.

Nevada running out of cannabis, 'state of emergency' declared

There were estimates that Nevada's residents and guests bought almost $3 million worth of the good shit over the Fourth of July weekend, with "well over 40,000 transactions" taking place at the state's 47 pot stores. Some establishments report the need for delivery within the next several days. "As of mid-day Friday, not one distribution license has been issued", Stephanie Klapstein, a spokesperson for the department, told USA Today .

Chris Sale Officially Named AL Starter In All-Star Game

Cubs manager Joe Maddon picked Scherzer as the starter but he won't have to worry so much about finding playing time for members of his team. "This is such an incredible nod", said Scherzer. With this start, Scherzer will become just the fifth pitcher in the history of the game to start on the mound for both leagues. He will be the fifth pitcher to start for both the NL and American League, having started the 2013 game at Citi Field in NY while representing the Tigers.

U.S. veteran blinded in Omar Khadr ambush says payment is treasonous

Undated family photo of Omar Khadr. The Canadian Supreme Court ruled twice - the first time in 2010 - that Khadr had been interrogated under "oppressive circumstances" at Guantanamo and that Canadian officials were complicit in his mistreatment.

Report suggests West Ham could face Newcastle competition for Badou N'Diaye

He has offers to move to clubs in Spain, Germany and Italy, but it is understood he is preferring to play in the Premier League. The Daily Mail claims that the Hammers' London rivals Crystal Palace and Sunderland are also pursuing the 26-year-old, who is rated at £8million by his club.

Arnautovic stuns Stoke with transfer request

Last season Arnautovic appeared in 32 of Stoke's 38 Premier League games, scoring six goals and providing five assists for his team-mates. In recent weeks, he has been linked with £15m moves to AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and West Ham.

Ireland had largest natural population rise in European Union a year ago

These figures combined to cause a population increase of 7.1 per 1,000 inhabitants. On an European Union level, there was no natural change in the population in 2016 - 5.1 million babies were born and 5.1 million people died. The largest population increases were reported in Luxemburg, Sweden and Malta, while Lithuania, Latvia and Croatia witnessed the largest decrease. Eurostat said that on January 1, 2017, the population of the European Union was estimated at 511.8 million, compared with ...

Sourav Ganguly to Anurag Thakur: Need you back in Indian cricket

In a meeting in Mumbai on Saturday where two members - Sourav Ganguly and TC Mathew - were absent, the BCCI committee chose to highlight four major objections before the Apex court during the next hearing. Ganguly and Mathews, though, did not attend the meeting on Saturday as they were traveling. The committee is headed by cricket administrator Rajiv Shukla and the meeting was convened by Choudhary.

BCCI Puts India Coach's Appointment On Hold After Interviews

Ganguly said the CAC was in no rush to appoint the next coach and it was important for everyone to be in sync with what Indian cricket needed. Ganguly hinted that the coach will be picked before the Sri Lanka tour that begins with the first Test on July 26.

Raikkonen doing his best after 'laggard' claim

Sebastian Vettel's contract is also up at the end of the year, but Marchionne said the Maranello-based team is happy with the 2017 championship leader. I think the sooner we put it behind us the better it is. The German, a 4-time world champion, moved 20 points clear of closest rival Lewis Hamilton after finishing runner-up to the Briton's Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg.

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told Dennis Smith Jr. to delete vulgar tweets

The Dallas Mavericks were playing the Phoenix Suns in an NBA Summer League game televised on ESPN when the conversation turned to character and the use of social media. The day is finally here for the summer league version of the Chicago Bulls. Because we live in a two-conference system, the idea of going the route of using a soccer-style standings operation remains impossible, but perhaps that could help bring some balance to the league too.

Zimbabwe record historic series win over Sri Lanka, Twitter showers praise

Fifth one-day worldwide, Hambantota Sri Lanka 203-8 (50 overs): Gunaratne 59*, Gunathilaka 52, Butt 3-21 Zimbabwe 204-7 (38.1 overs): Masakadza 73, Mire 43, Dananjaya 4-47 Zimbabwe won by three wickets; win series 3-2Zimbabwe survived a collapse against Sri Lanka to seal their first major overseas one-day series win since 2001.

Iowa RB Akrum Wadley Among Those on Maxwell Award Watch List

Chuck Bednarik, former standout at Penn and with the Philadelphia Eagles, is a member of both the College Football Hall of Fame and the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Edmunds also intercepted one pass and forced a fumble last season. With five 100-yard games, Scott tied for third most in the Big Ten in the regular season, including four of the last six games (109.7 ypg last six games) of the 2016 season.

Venus Williams wins, Kerber loses at Wimbledon

Barson's family is suing Williams , although police last week announced they had found Williams lawfully entered the intersection where the accident occurred. She was the first woman to win her debut tour-level title at a Grand Slam tournament since 1979. Venus Williams , whose lukewarm Wimbledons earlier this decade suggested a fade, persisted with obliterating that notion on Monday.

Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor kicking off promotional tour for megafight

Number two goes down in Toronto's Sony Centre for the Performing Arts on Wednesday 12 July from 10 pm BST, then they head to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday July 13 which is due to begin from 10:30 pm BST. The thing about McGregor is that his personality is ten times more entertaining than any fighter Mayweather has faced, and that includes Manny Pacquiao.

Ostapenko into Wimbledon quarter-finals

CoCo Vandeweghe is into the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the second time after defeating fifth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 7-6 (4), 6-4 on No. 3 Court. The two-time Grand Slam champion beat Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2, 6-4. Top-ranked Angelique Kerber , a finalist at the All England Club previous year, was first on No.

Konta becomes first British woman in Wimbledon last eight since 1984

As she bids for glory at Wimbledon, Johanna Konta's memory is being tested just as much as her on-court skills. But ultimately it was the French star who gaffed at the worst time for Konta to prevail and set up a clash tomorrow with either Simone Halep or Victoria Azarenka .

Sky Sports channels revamp extends choice

As expected , Sky has unveiled a major revamp of its sports channels. Golf will be one of 10 Sky Sports channels offering the best live sport, with dedicated channels also for the Premier League, Football, Cricket and Formula One. There's also a new channel called Sky Sports Main Event , which will showcase the biggest live sporting events. The shift could result in Sky Sports being cheaper for customers who are particular about being able to watch certain sports.

International Olympic Committee planning refugee team at 2020 Tokyo Games

All of the samples from more than 170 Russian athletes who participated in the Vancouver Games have been tested again. "The IOC has closed all of its obligations with the organizing committee in December 2016", spokesman Mark Adams told reporters at a news conference, adding that the IOC had already "contributed a record amount to the successful staging of the Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games".

Iraqi forces fight to clear last jihadists from Mosul

When the terror group seized Mosul in June of that year, it also took control of more than 2.5 million people and subjected some to horrors. Iraqi soldiers fought to free the city alongside Kurdish Peshmerga fighters, Sunni Arab tribesmen and Shia militiamen, with air support provided by the US-led coalition.

Crystal Palace set to sign Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek

The Chelsea midfielder is set to become Palace's first new arrival since Frank De Boer was confirmed as the club's new boss last month. The 21-year-old midfielder, who is highly rated, made just six appearances for Chelsea in the Premier League last season and has been made available to loan by Antonio Conte.

PPP candidate Saeed Ghani wins PS-114 by-polls

PTI's Muhammad Najeeb Haroon has secured 1442 votes, whereas PML-N's Ali Akbar Gujjar has obtained 1564 votes. Although it was a by-election, the constituency witnessed a great hustle and bustle which was not even seen in general elections.

Plus two SAY result 2017, +2 SAY result out at keralaresults

Candidates who had appeared for the Kerala Board plus one supply exam 2017 can check their result soon by visiting the official website hscap.kerala.gov.in. The students were not allowed to apply for revaluation or scrutiny of the answer sheets for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics subjects. Higher Secondary SAY/Improvement exam scheduled to be conducted on June 15 were postponed to June 20 .

Fulmer, Tigers top Indians — Sunday Night Recap

Miguel Cabrera led off with a walk and was forced out at second on a groundball hit by J.D. Martinez. Venezuela's Martinez reached the milestone with a single in the second inning off of Cleveland hurler Carlos Carrasco. Detroit will have two players (Fulmer and Justin Upton) representing the AL in the All-Star game. First pitch is set for 8:00 PM at Progressive Field.

SEC Media Days Preview: Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama

Whether that changes under Orgeron is yet to be seen. Which is why last year's crop of SEC quarterbacks quickly became about giving way to the next generation. Over the last two seasons, Alabama has only seemed to get tougher to beat going 28-2 over that stretch reaching the National Title in both years and over the last five-years Alabama is 64-7, and over the last 10-years, the Crimson Tide is 119-19.

Blast in Balochistan's Chaman

At least 10 people were also injured when a bike-riding suicide bomber targeted the convoy of the senior police officer, local media reported. Emergency has been declared in hospitals. A Pakistani spokesman says a roadside bomb has struck a vehicle carrying a police chief in the southwestern town of Chaman near the Afghan border, killing him, his guard and a civilian.

Vatican outlaws gluten-free bread for Holy Communion

From being vocal about closing the gender pay gap to issuing an apology to the gay community, Pope Francis 's take on Catholicism has shaken things up. They want to ensure it is "made by those who are not only distinguished by their integrity, but also skilled in making them and furnished with suitable tools".

Warren Gatland tempted by 2021 Lions tour

Some are great at dishing it out; not so great at taking it. By the time, he took a gamble on the Jonathan Sexton-Owen Farrell axis, it was almost too late. "I just asked him to check the accidental offside", Warburton said. Soon after the final whistle sounded on the 15-15 draw at Eden Park, numerous All Blacks were talking about preparing for their next challenge - the clash against the Wallabies across the ditch on August 19.

Arsenal prepare third bid for Thomas Lemar - this time £45m

Lemar would be an exciting signing for Arsenal if they could get a deal agreed as the 21-year-old scored 14 goals and provided 17 assists to help fire Monaco to the Ligue 1 title last season. Arsenal will demand £80million for Alexis Sanchez as Manchester City prepare to make the first official offer. The Monaco hierarchy have built a reputation for being wily negotiators and with three years left on Lemar's contract, they are under no pressure to sell one of their most potent ...

Sporting Director Slams Door On Selling Chelsea and Manchester United Target

Naingollan, who nearly joined Chelsea last summer, has made 255 Serie A appearances for Roma , scoring 31 goals since his £12.75m transfer from Calgliari on July 2014. Nainggollan impressed many with his performances in Serie A last season, as the midfielder managed to bag himself 11 goals and four assists in 37 league appearances as Roma finished runners-up to champions Juventus.

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I may have paid for it in the last 100 metres but I did the best I could. "I don't know if I see it as pressure [the expectation to win]". But, having recovered from a stress fracture in her foot, Muir was pleased with her effort and is now looking ahead.

Air India begins direct flights between Hyderabad and Washington Dulles

Leading low cost carrier Indigo, the Tata group and several other domestic and worldwide groups have reportedly shown interest in buying off the airline. Non-vegetarian meals would continue to be served in business and executive class. The official said half the number of passengers did not specify their meal preference at the time of booking.

Cubs' Jon Lester has worst outing ever Sunday vs. Pirates

Grand slam! And the horror was not over! "I've been trying to feel more comfortable at the plate", said Cervelli, who matched a career high with five RBIs. McCutchen also walked against Lester and scored on Jose Osuna's double to left field. Lester gave up 10 runs, four earned, in two-thirds of an inning.

Olivier Giroud: Marseille odds slashed to sign Arsenal star, Everton still favourites

Fantasy Premier League players are getting ready for the new season and Alexandre Lacazette has already provided managers with another headache. The forward had looked set to join up with France worldwide team-mate Antoine Griezmann at Atletico Madrid earlier in the off-season, but the upholding of a transfer ban for the LaLiga club forced an end to negotiations.