• Federer reaches Australian Open final

    Federer reaches Australian Open final

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    Making matters worse for the players and spectators is the humidity level and that there is little to no breeze. The 36-year-old is supremely confident he has it all in place to join Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Australian Roy Emerson with the most Australian titles.
  • China says it hopes to get Japan ties back on track

    China says it hopes to get Japan ties back on track

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    Kono's visit to China is the first by a serving Japanese foreign minister in almost two years. While Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has tried to spearhead a push to fix the relationship, in a survey conducted late a year ago just 23 percent of Chinese respondents and 6.7 percent of Japanese saw ties between the two countries as good.
  • Brad Wall delivers last speech as Sask

    Brad Wall delivers last speech as Sask

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    Moe, a former provincial environment minister, has vowed to continue to fight the Liberal government plan, saying it would do nothing to reduce carbon emissions while costing Saskatchewan's economy more than C$2 billion ($1.6 billion). He said many leaders make a farewell speech after an election-night defeat which is something he never had to do. On his way out after 10 years as premier, Wall delivered a final podium-pounding speech, taking aim at the Opposition NDP in his province and the ...
  • Isaiah Thomas 'led the Charge' Against Kevin Love in Team Meeting

    Isaiah Thomas 'led the Charge' Against Kevin Love in Team Meeting

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    According to a report from top National Basketball Association reporter Adrian Wojnarowski , multiple players accused Love of faking the illness that forced him to leave Saturday's loss to Oklahoma City early. Those in the room reportedly seemed to accept the explanation, suggesting the meeting could have a positive impact moving forward after helping air grievances.
  • 14 killed in nightclub gun attack

    14 killed in nightclub gun attack

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    Local newspaper O Povo reported eight women and six men were killed. The shooting broke out at 1.30am when a group of armed men arrived in three vehicles at the Forro do Gago nightclub in Fortaleza's Cajazeiras neighborhood. The site of the regional daily Diario do Nordeste quotes an anonymous police source who gives the figure of 18 dead, and said the crime evokes the settling of accounts between rival factions of drug traffickers.
  • Bengaluru Man Thrashes 10-Year Old Son Brutally For Lying, Arrested

    Bengaluru Man Thrashes 10-Year Old Son Brutally For Lying, Arrested

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    The police said that the brutality occurred about five months ago and it came to light on Saturday morning when it was aired on several news channels. In a video which shames humanity, a man is seen brutally thrashing his son even as he sobs and yells in pain. However, Mahendra then kicks the boy from the bedroom into the living room.
  • Erdogan urges U.S. to stop aiding Syrian Kurds

    Erdogan urges U.S. to stop aiding Syrian Kurds

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    An anonymous senior White House administration official said on Tuesday that a plan to create a Kurdish-led force originated with midlevel military planners in the field, and was never seriously debated at senior levels in the White House or the National Security Council.
  • Patriots independently test Tom Brady, players for PED use

    Patriots independently test Tom Brady, players for PED use

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    Mike Nowakowski of The Ticket King says Super Bowl ticket prices peaked the night before the NFC Championship game between the Vikings and Eagles , driven by Vikings fans eager to see their team in a home field Super Bowl. Most of this is down to quarterback bias; Nick Foles is a quality back-up (who had a great year in his first year as a starter under Chip Kelly in Philly his first time around there) but he is a backup, and he has limitations.
  • Kentucky overcomes 17-point deficit to upset No. 7 West Virginia

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    West Virginia's problems are now well-known and one of those problems might just be Ahmad, if he doesn't find his scoring stroke in the next game against Iowa State. The freshmen-laden Wildcats committed five second-half turnovers after turning it over 11 times in the first half. And Kevin Knox played his way back into the hearts of United Kingdom fans who had to be wondering, "What's the big deal with this guy?" as they watched a highly-touted but underachieving Knox, during other games, ...
  • Melania Trump visits Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum

    Melania Trump visits Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum

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    The White House did not invite reporters to cover the excursion, with the first lady's spokeswoman publicizing the visit - in advance of Saturday's International Holocaust Remembrance Day - with a tweet. In a republished interview with InTouch Weekly magazine, Stormy offered excruciating details of how Trump had compared her to one of his daughters.