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Sports United Nations expresses concern as Israel, Gaza gird for fresh Friday violence
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Palestinians in Gaza are among the world's most desperate people. Hamad was named a possible suspect in the failed assassination attempt of Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah in Gaza City last month, and Hamas officials said the plot may have had intelligence and logistical support from individuals in Hamas' intelligence services, loyal to the former interior minister.

Sports St Helens' darts professionals pay tributes following death of Eric Bristow
Author: 0 St Helens' darts professionals pay tributes following death of Eric Bristow

Promoter Barry Hearn, who played a pivotal role in increasing television coverage of the sport, was one of the first of many to pay tribute to the east Londoner. The five-time world champion was highly regarded within the sporting world and was a trailblazer for future stars of darts. Thanks for being Eric. "My thoughts go out to his wife and family".

Sports Spieth in his comfort zone, leads by two strokes at Masters
Author: 0 Spieth in his comfort zone, leads by two strokes at Masters

He toiled at the final hole before a stunning wedge shot limited the damage to a bogey, and a six-under-par 66 was enough for Spieth - the 2015 champion - to lead by two shots. "And I hit some good shots early, unfortunately they just didn't continue". Only previous year, Woods had trouble just sitting through the dinner at the Masters Club of past champions because of pain from his lower back shooting down his legs.

Sports Pacers Record Convincing Win Over Warriors In Return Home
Author: 0 Pacers Record Convincing Win Over Warriors In Return Home

The one Warriors point was a Durant free throw following a technical on Oladipo. Pacers coach Nate McMillan was pleased overall. On the season, the Duke product is averaging 8.9 points per game. "Our point guards did a great job of controlling the tempo of the game, and that allowed us shooters to have a couple of wide open shots". The Warriors' poor form in the last month has coincided with the absence of star guard Stephen Curry , who has played just once since twisting his right ...

Sports Driver charged with DUI after Masters-bound bus overturns
Author: 0 Driver charged with DUI after Masters-bound bus overturns

The bus carrying 18 passengers crashed about 8:45 a.m. Thursday, just as fans were driving in for the tournament's first round. Official said none of their injuries appeared to be life-threatening. Police say Hoppenbrouwer ran the side of the trail and over corrected until the bus overturned to the median. In a press release, authorities said the bus is owned by Jet Executive Limousine.

Sports Jose Mourinho relying on one player in Premier League title hopes
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho relying on one player in Premier League title hopes

We see this all the time and these players come and it doesn't work out because they're no longer the players they were at their former clubs. That's obviously not what Jose Mourinho is known for; quite the opposite actually. Pogba, through his own channels of people around him, has leaked to the wider world about his reluctance to adopt Mourinho's defensively-minded style of play and, instead, wants to be given the freedom to bombard forward and show off his offensive skills.

Sports The eagle has landed...on Mariner pitcher during Twins season opener
Author: 0 The eagle has landed...on Mariner pitcher during Twins season opener

Ironically, the team introduced a new commercial this season centered on Paxton and his nickname, with Paxton harboring bird eggs in a nest inside his hat. "I don't have any scratches, I don't believe", Paxton said. Somehow Paxton didn't freak out, and he took it like a champ, standing still. Gordon said, " 'Skip, I don't think the eagle is going to land on that guy (the handler).

Sports Patriots are reportedly signing receiver Jordan Matthews
Author: 0 Patriots are reportedly signing receiver Jordan Matthews

The former second-round pick had 800 receiving yards in each of his first three seasons and totaled 19 touchdowns. He saw less playing time in his final season in Philadelphia, and Eagles GM Howie Roseman gave up on those hopes entirely in 2017 when he dealt Matthews to Buffalo.

Sports Thousands expected to march in support of Zuma
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A march and a short prayer are also expected before court begins. They believe the former president has been left in the cold by his own party. When asked how his father was ahead the court appearance, Edward said: "I would want to believe that as an innocent man, he is definitely not anxious, though I've not spoken to him for some time".

Sports Broncos sign Marquette King to 3-year deal worth reported $7M
Author: 0 Broncos sign Marquette King to 3-year deal worth reported $7M

When taking his net average and factoring in an average number of punts in 2017 over a game (4.75) and season (76.0), that means that King would have given his team 143.5 yards of field position over the average punter. During his time with the Raiders, King became one of the top punters in the NFL. Last season he finished third with a 42.7-yard average. I think that's when he's at his best.

Sports CWG: Mirabai Chanu claims gold
Author: 0 CWG: Mirabai Chanu claims gold

India's hopes of winning a medal on the first day of the Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast were hugely pinned on the able and broad shoulders of weightlifting athlete Saikhom Mirabai Chanu who was considered a favourite on the back of her impressive performances in the World Weightlifting Championship last year and Glasgow Commonwealth Games four years ago.

Sports Mack Horton claims Australia's first gold at Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Mack Horton claims Australia's first gold at Commonwealth Games

Australia slowly overpowered the English riders and flew home in three minutes 49.804 seconds - shaving almost half a second off the 3:50.265 record which Great Britain set in Rio two years ago. England won the men's team gymnastics and two swimming gold medals through Aimee Willmott and James Wilby, who upset Scottish favorites Hannah Miley and Ross Murdoch.

Sports Union Finance Minister Jaitley suffering from Kidney related disease
Author: 0 Union Finance Minister Jaitley suffering from Kidney related disease

The future course of his treatment would be determined by the doctors who are treating him. Jaitley said he was working from a "controlled environment" at home. As per media reports , Jaitley's present condition may be a fallout of the bariatric surgery he had undergone soon after the BJP government came to power at the Centre in 2014.

Sports Lue expected to return Thursday for Cavaliers
Author: 0 Lue expected to return Thursday for Cavaliers

Lue, who took a leave of absence on March 19, has been dealing with an illness that forced him to miss all or part of three games before he stepped away. "After the Chicago game when I had to leave at halftime, Koby and Dan and those guys said, 'That's enough. I should be doing that anyway because I've been a professional athlete my whole life, so it's just good to get back to doing that also".

Author: 0 Liverpool star Mohamed Salah ready to join Real Madrid

The Citizens went on to lose the tie 3-0 with all the goals coming in the first half from Mohamed Salah , Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Sadio Mane, and some have suggested the visitors were caught cold after being "suitably intimidated". Salah played only six minutes of the second half, before receiving treatment on the sideline. He headed straight down the tunnel after being assessed by the medical team.

Sports De Bruyne Responds To Man City Bus Attack
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Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has claimed that there was "nothing wrong" with the welcome that Manchester City received from Liverpool supporters when their team bus was approaching Anfield. "Hopefully we can do well and win it". "In the end, if other people don't do it, I don't mind!" On the face of it, de Bruyne should maintain the status quo by becoming another EPL title victor to land both prestigious accolades as City's grand conductor in his side's impending coronation.

Sports Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving out for remainder of season and entire playoffs
Author: 0 Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving out for remainder of season and entire playoffs

In his first season with the Celtics, he has posted averages of 24.4 points, 3.8 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game. On March 24, the Celtics announced he would undergo a "minimally invasive" surgery to fix damage in his knee. Presumably, the new timeframe will allow the Celtics to bring Irving back healthy for the start of the season. In Irving's absence, the bulk of the point guard duties have fallen on Terry Rozier because fellow guard Marcus Smart underwent surgery on his right ...

Sports Indian media finally 'proves' Shahid Afridi is an ISI agent
Author: 0 Indian media finally 'proves' Shahid Afridi is an ISI agent

Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has revealed that he will never participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL), even if he were asked to feature in the tournament. We should not be giving importance to such people. When asked about Afridi's comments about Kashmir, Tendulkar said, "We have got capable people to manage and run our country".