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Fiancee of ex-NFL star testifies in his double-murder trial

Fiancee of ex-NFL star testifies in his double-murder trial

Jenkins-Hernandez, who has a 4-year-old daughter with the defendant, said she took Hernandez's name in 2015. "I learned to keep my mouth shut in certain situations", she said, as reported by the Daily Mail . She said she first heard that Bradley had been shot from another person, and not Hernandez. Jenkins was also shown pictures of some of Hernandez's tattoos, and asked to explain their meanings. Read More

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Russell Henley wins Shell Houston Open, earns spot at Masters

Henley fell back with a double bogey from the bunker on the par-3 ninth. What happened was that the charge everyone expected from Fowler never came, and Kang was unable to make a birdie over his final 10 holes. Rickie Fowler and Luke List shared third place at 16-under. "I knew it was going to be hard". Henley made 10-birdies and overcame a four-shot deficit to earn the victory and secure a spot in the upcoming Masters Tournament. Read More

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All 12 arrested over Westminster attack released without charge

All 12 arrested over Westminster attack released without charge

A 30-year-old man, who was detained in Birmingham on March 26 on suspicion of preparation of terrorist attacks, was released today, the Met Police said. The Metropolitan Police's enquiries continue . A coroner's officer told the inquest that a post mortem on Masood was held on March 23 and the "provisional cause of death given at the time was a gunshot wound to the chest". Read More

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Lee scores twice in third for Islanders as Sabres fall 4-2

Lee scores twice in third for Islanders as Sabres fall 4-2

Lee's two goals came 5:14 apart and gave him 31 on the season. Marian Hossa also scored in the first period for Chicago, and Patrick Kane assisted on all three goals as Chicago extended its division lead to nine points over idle Minnesota. NY didn't have a shot on goal for the first 11:04 of the period prior to Ho-Sang's goal. ABOUT THE SABRES (32-33-12): Buffalo is turning toward its future in the form of UMass Lowell forward C.J. Read More

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D-backs rally after Giants' Bumgarner homers twice

D-backs rally after Giants' Bumgarner homers twice

Each of Bumgarner's home runs had an exit velocity of at least 112 miles per hour. Per Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times , he is the first pitcher in major league history to accomplish this feat on Opening Day. In addition to the two homers, Bumgarner pitched seven innings, giving up six hits and three earned runs while striking out 11. He strolled home on Conor Gillaspie's sacrifice fly to center. Read More

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DeChambeau, Points tied in Puerto Rico

DeChambeau, Points tied in Puerto Rico

His previous best finish was a playoff loss at the Travelers Championship in 2013. Ten players were within three strokes of the lead. "I feel like I'm way overdue", Stroud said. Points has tried Monday qualifying for some PGA Tour events. "And seeing that many people following me and all that, I think to myself, 'OK, I'm pretty sure after the week at least two or three guys will want to start picking up golf here.' That's my main goal right now, try to promote the game". Read More

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Kevin Durant On Track For Playoff Return

Golden State's James Michael McAdoo was injured late in the first quarter when Trevor Ariza accidentally hit him in the head with his knee as the two fought for a rebound. Green leads in assists with 7.1 and in blocks with 1.6 per game. The Warriors' bench also provided a boost. Expect Coach Steve Kerr to get his Warriors starters plenty of rest during this game. Read More

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Bayern goalkeeper Neuer to miss 2 games with foot injury

Bayern goalkeeper Neuer to miss 2 games with foot injury

Cologne keeper Timo Horn made two huge saves before Holtby scored what could be a vital goal for Hamburg's survival. "I am happy to have a striker like that who scores in more or less every game". Hamburg also scored a big win in its battle against the drop, with Lewis Holtby's late victor dragging the side out of the relegation zone to 13th, a point clear of Augsburg . Read More

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Patriots Rumors: Adrian Peterson Meeting With New England

Considering the Patriots just made Rex Burkhead their first tailback to sign for over $2 million per season since Kevin Faulk in 2009, New England likely isn't the place where Peterson will land a lucrative contract. Peterson could end up being the ideal replacement for LeGarrette Blount , who wasn't re-signed after his contract expired following the 2016 season. Read More

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Federer, Kyrgios advance to Miami Open semis

Federer, Kyrgios advance to Miami Open semis

But his opponent seized the initiative in the eighth game of the second set when two uncharacteristic Federer errors gave Berdych a 5-3 lead. The Swiss, however, remained the clear favourite in the decider, considering his recent strong form and seemed headed for certain victory when he grabbed a service break early in the set. Read More

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Raiders moving to Vegas

That didn't to go over well with the league, which viewed it as political cover. A new stadium in Las Vegas in the works, though it likely won't be ready for the Raiders until 2020. The Raiders have been in Oakland in 45 of the franchise's 58 seasons, including the last 22. Bank of America also is giving Davis a $650 million loan, further helping to persuade owners to allow the third team relocation in just over a year. Read More

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Revived Leicester writes winning record for Shakespeare

Currently, Leicester City is in the 15th position with 30 points and Stoke City is in the 9th position with 36 points. I think there's still a lot of points of play for. The Premier League match between Leicester and Stoke will be broadcast online only. Stoke (from): Grant, Given, Shawcross, Pieters, Bardsley, Martins Indi, Muniesa, Cameron, Whelan, Adam, Imbula, Allen, Afellay, Arnautovic, Sobhi, Shaqiri, Walters, Crouch, Berahino, Diouf, Bony. Read More

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Tottenham win at Burnley to cut Chelsea's lead

Tottenham win at Burnley to cut Chelsea's lead

So who impressed and who disappointed for Pochettino's team? "We showed great belief, character and faith". Spurs, like Burnley, have been brilliant at White Hart Lane this campaign, winning 13 of 15 league games and losing one. And until Chelsea do start churning out the clean sheets again I think there's a lot of merit in backing both teams to score in their games with Conte's men taking the three points, just like they did when landing the 11/4 best bet selection against Stoke just ... Read More

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McGrady, Self, Lobo earn Naismith Hall of Fame induction

McGrady, Self, Lobo earn Naismith Hall of Fame induction

After stints with Philadelphia and Denver, McGinnis returned to the Pacers in 1980 after they had joined the National Basketball Association and retired as a Pacer in 1982. His single season scoring average remains an IU record and his single season rebound mark is the fourth best in Hoosier lore. Lobo, along with ten new members are the new inductees to the Basketball Hall of Fame. Read More

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Palace can defy odds against Chelsea, says Allardyce

Champions League football next term is near certain. "But it might be tighter than critics expect". The 26-year-old has thrived under his management, scoring 11 League goals and is a candidate for Player of the Year. Chelsea 2-0 Crystal Palace . So the global side has no relevance for me whatsoever. Antonio Conte's side are getting so close to the finish line of the title race now, and they can win without playing well. Read More

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NCAA needs to stand firm, stay out of North Carolina

NCAA needs to stand firm, stay out of North Carolina

According to The Associated Press , the governor acknowledged that the compromise is not flawless and said it falls short of numerous state's objectives. FILE- In this December 15, 2016 file photo, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper holds a press conference in Raleigh, N.C. The Associated Press has determined that North Carolina's law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more than $3 billion in lost business over a dozen years. Read More

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Coaches: Carolina Final Four advantage to fade after tipoff

Coaches: Carolina Final Four advantage to fade after tipoff

She was limited to 6-for-23 shooting for 16 points, six assists and six rebounds as Florida State fell short once more of the program's first Final Four . " You have to put the ball in the basket". "That's going to be our biggest focus, too, starting the game well against these teams". Here's what a berth in the Final Four means for each of the four participants. Read More

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Jones on draft: Trade action possible, no Jaylon Smith redshirts

Jones on draft: Trade action possible, no Jaylon Smith redshirts

It's unclear what other options Jones believes Romo has, because the quarterback can't choose a new team until he's released . They have more than $20 million in cap space, a pair of 1,000-yard wide receivers in Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders, a defense that ranks among the NFL's best, and a lack of star power at the quarterback position since the retirement of Peyton Manning a year ago. Read More

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Pacers lose Stuckey for 4-6 weeks with injured left knee

Pacers lose Stuckey for 4-6 weeks with injured left knee

Stephenson's first stint in IN didn't end so well, and his career fell off a cliff once he left town, but at this point in the season, there aren't many players as talented as Stephenson available. In three seasons with IN, he averaged 10.1 points and 2.6 assists. Stuckey has averaged 12.6 points, 3.6 assists and 2.9 rebounds in his career with Detroit and Indiana. Read More

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Votes are in: The Raiders are officially moving to Las Vegas

Davis and the Raiders were wooed by a $1.9 billion stadium project - with $750 million in public funding - to be constructed near the Strip in Las Vegas. I paused, shrugged my shoulders, and said, "Their benevolence, I guess". Davis tried to keep the team in Oakland , but when a deal couldn't be struck to move the Raiders out of the dilapidated Coliseum, he looked elsewhere for a home for his team. Read More

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Ronaldo scores homecoming goal but Sweden wreck the party

Ronaldo will be desperate to play, however, and not just because of the game's location. A childhood team-mate of Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed the star was known as "Cry Baby" because of his tendency to throw tantrums on the pitch. There had been a petition against the move which claimed the renaming was "disproportionate and lacks a plausible justification". Ronaldo, who scored twice against Hungary in a World Cup qualifying win Saturday, redirected a cross home from close range with ... Read More

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Deulofeu and video technology help Spain tame France

Deulofeu and video technology help Spain tame France

With the French League Cup final between Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco scheduled on Saturday, Deschamps rotated his team. After thrashing Israel 4-1 at the weekend - with goals from David Silva, Vitolo, Diego Costa, and Isco, Spain head into the France game in good spirits, hoping that they can win their second game in the space of three days. Read More

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IN to introduce its new coach this afternoon

IN to introduce its new coach this afternoon

The move comes at an opportune time for Miller. Yes, IU fans, patience is a virtue you might want to practice. "If you like the neighborhood, then you come". Speculation had been that Miller might be a longshot for IN because the job he treasured was the Ohio State position. "They'll embrace high standards both in the classroom, on the basketball court; they'll compete for excellence in both", he said. Read More

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Defoe scores on return as England beat Lithuania 2-0

Defoe scores on return as England beat Lithuania 2-0

The photograph of Bradley curled up in a hospital bed during his latest bout of chemotherapy, clutching Defoe, is a... He added: "We've got to look every time we get together as to who's in form". "We have got a lot of young players so it is great to see the hunger he has still got". While Southgate has spoken about getting results immediately - and not always focusing on the future, as England tend to do - Defoe will be 35 when Russian Federation rolls around. Read More

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