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Isaiah Thomas to join Celtics for meeting with Gordon Hayward

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Some believed formalities took place early, as Blake Griffin chose to stay with the L.A. Clippers for a five-year deal worth around $175 million. Boston is still waiting for Hayward to finalize the agreement and it might take a while so experts are wondering if IN is willing to wait for the trade . Read More »

MS Dhoni says he is like wine, getting better with every game

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Yesterday's game was one of the rare occasions where the top order failed to fire as Shikhar Dhawan was dismissed in the third over of the match and captain Virat Kohli departed in the 10th over after making just 11 runs. Umesh had figures of 3/36 while Pandya returned 3/40 as the Indian bowlers maintained a tight leash on the scoring rate right from the start. It is Sri-Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara who is resting at the top of the list with 13341 runs. Read More »

Plane leaving Chicago crashes in northern Wisconsin, killing 6, officials say

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Wreckage was subsequently found near the area of State Highway 111 and U.S. Highway 8. "We're dealing with things that people just don't want to talk about or see", Price County Sheriff Brian Schmidt said. Two people on the plane worked in Bensenville School District 2, according to a post on the Tioga Elementary School Facebook page. Tioga physical education teacher Thomas DeMauro and maintenance director Charles Tomlitz were among the six victims, the school said. Read More »

Pinoy fighter Jerwin Ancajas knocks out Japanese foe to retain IBF crown

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Appearing in the main supporting bout to the Manny Pacquiao headliner, Ancajas was declared victor at 1:53 after referee Ignatius Missailidis of Melbourne chose to call a halt to the lopsided contest. Ancajas became a world titleholder after winning via unanimous decision over McJoe Arroyo of Puerto Rico last September 9 in Taguig City. What he considered as the biggest fight of his career to date as far as profile was concerned, 25-year-old Ancajas made sure to strike at the opportunity ... Read More »

Andy Murray declares himself fit to defend his Wimbledon title

That will be a huge lift for Murray, who admitted he had been anxious the hip pain wouldn't ease off in time for Wimbledon . "It's a bit stressful if you can't practice for a few days because you really want to be preparing, training as much as you can to get ready and feel better, especially when you haven't had any matches". Read More »

Chelsea midfielder set for Celtic switch

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Chelsea have a number of tests over pre-season which Musonda will be desperate to be involved in. Speaking before Celtic travel to the Czech Republic to face Sparta Prague on Tuesday, however, the Parkhead boss admitted he is in the market for a No 10. Read More »

Girl dies after Audi ploughs into group of teenagers in Croydon

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His convertible Audi A3 is believed to have accidentally veered off the road at a corner on a road notorious for "boy racers" at 1.20am. The motorist fled the residential area on foot. The driver, who police believe may have a head injury, fled on foot in what appears to be a hit-and-run. 'It is believed the auto was travelling at speed before it lost control at a corner and collided with the pedestrians'. Read More »

Amber Alert for 3 IN kids canceled

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The condition of the children is not known at this time. The Anderson Police Department issued an Amber Alert Sunday after three children were reportedly abducted. Peyton Rindahl is a 2-year-old white female, 31 inches tall, 30 pounds, brown collar length hair and brown eyes. Adyson is described as a white female, 31-inches tall, 30-pounds, brown collar length hair, blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a white polka-dot shirt and diaper. Read More »

Ramdas Athawale says India-Pak final was 'fixed'

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Even though we are not winning matches and tournaments, they continue to back us because they know we are talented, skilful and have the potential too well. In many ways he is similar to M.S. Dhoni - no flash, all patience. She had scored 6 on November 26, 2014 against South Africa before falling for 8 today. Read More »

Be safe, courteous with fireworks

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Yet, the thrill of fireworks can also bring pain. "On average, 250 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the month around the July 4 holiday", the agency notes. Never have any portion of your body directly over a firework while lighting. Point fireworks away from homes . Wear safety glasses when shooting fireworks. Read More »

US Democrats Want to Remove Trump From White House for Mental Incapacity

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And perhaps the hardest part: Vice President Mike Pence would have to sign off on the body's decision to invoke the 25th Amendment , as well as their assessment that Trump is incapacitated to serve. The Democratic calls for Trump's impeachment were amplified after the president took aim at MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough on Twitter - having alleged Brzezinski was "bleeding badly" from her face during a trip to Mar-a-Lago around New Year's Eve and blasting their show a "poorly ... Read More »

Drone sighting forces flights to divert at Gatwick

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Flights were forced to divert away from the West Sussex airport to Stansted and Southend in Essex, and to Bournemouth in Dorset, leaving some passengers stranded far from home. Mr Jenkins added that those onboard were being given a choice between waiting for an hour and flying back to Gatwick or getting off. Former senior air traffic controller Doug Maclean told BBC News he was not surprised by the incident due to the growth in drone use. Read More »

Three people sent to hospital in Canada day collision on Highway 8

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The 63-year-old driver of a Toyota Yaris was transported to the Cape Breton Regional Hospitalwith serious injuries. The 79-year-old driver was also injured and taken to hospital in stable condition. The highway was closed for most of the day Friday as RCMP investigated. RCMP say significant delays were expected earlier in the morning as traffic was diverted into the eastbound lanes of Highway 16. Read More »

10 injured in volcanic eruption

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He added the sudden eruption occurred at around 11:30 a.m local time on Sunday, when there were about 17 visitors around the crater. Ten people suffered injuries and were admitted to hospital. Sileri is the most active and risky among some 10 craters at Dieng Plateau. The Dieng Plateu is located in Banjarnegara and is popular to tourists because of its mild climate and its Hindu temples. Read More »

Kashmir traders form Coordination Committee on GST

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The former finance minister said under the GST regime in its present form, the State would surrender its exclusive powers to Government of India (GoI) that would be empowered to collect Sales Tax though CGST that otherwise was the domain of State government. Read More »

Two varsity students die inside school fishpond

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PREMIUM TIMES gathered that the bodies of the students were retrieved from the lake by officials of the Ondo State Fire Service. President of the Students Union Government, SUG, Comrade Olaseinde Adeyinka confirmed the incident in a statement. Read More »

Gunmen open fire outside French mosque

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At least eight people are injured including a seven-year-old girl, according to local reports. The police have described them as two "hooded" men, one wielding a handgun, one a rifle. The gunmen fled the scene and French police have launched a manhunt. This story is still developing and The Inquisitr will continue to update as more information becomes available. Read More »

Penguins sign D Justin Schultz to 3-year, $16.5M extension

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In his only two seasons with the Warriors, Schultz was named the Interior Division's top defenceman at 16 and 17 years of age. In 344 career games, he has 41 goals and 119 assists. As Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel all generated more than 20 points during the postseason, Schultz was next in line on the roster with 13 - four goals and nine assists. Read More »

Byculla prison guards sent to police custody

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The crime branch had arrested the five accused - jail superintendent Manisha Pokharkar and officials Sheetal Shegaonkar, Surekha Gulve, Aarti Shigane and Shaikh - on Saturday based on eyewitness accounts. The Mumbai Crime branch Unit III, probing the murder of Byculla jail inmate Manjula Shetye, arrested six Byculla prison staff on Saturday. He has also said that she was getting as popular in the Byculla prison as she was in Yerawada jail before being transferred. Read More »

FHP: Four people killed in Englewood crash

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According to FHP, the driver of an Audi sedan was traveling on Rosemonte Drive when they ran the stop sign at Sunnybrook Boulevard. Sunnybrook Boulevard was closed but have since reopened. The Chevrolet was driven by Michael Holcomb, 43, with passengers, Marsha, 41, Luke, 15, Tori, 13, and Kra Holcomb, 10. One of the people inside the SUV was a male child who was flown to All Children's Hospital in St. Read More »

PJ Tucker, Houston Rockets reach 4-year, $32M deal

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After acquiring Tucker and Ibaka, the Raptors finished the season 18-7. He split the year between the Raptors and the Phoenix Suns , the franchise he spent the past five years with. He shot 35.8 percent from behind the 3-point line, but after being traded to Toronto at the trade deadline, that number shot up to 40 percent . Houston made it to the Western Conference Semifinals last season before it was eliminated by the San Antonio Spurs. Read More »

Portugal beat Mexico to Confederations Cup third place

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Adrien Silva converted the kick to give the European champions a hard-fought victory. World champions Germany are playing Copa America holders Chile, in the final in Saint Petersburg tonight. Silva, on as a substitute, then grabbed the victor just before the end of the first period of extra time , burying a penalty after Miguel Layun handled in the box. Read More »