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Sports Egypt Hisham Barakat killing: 30 sentenced to death
Author: 0 Egypt Hisham Barakat killing: 30 sentenced to death

He died in hospital from wounds. Egypt blamed the Brotherhood and Gaza-based Hamas militants for Mr Barakat's killing, although both groups have denied they were involved. For the murder of the Prosecutor of the 30 people sentenced to death. The court's recommendations will now be sent to Egypt's highest religious authority, the grand mufti.

Sports In Focus: Rangers' new acquisitions more proof Caixinha means business
Author: 0 In Focus: Rangers' new acquisitions more proof Caixinha means business

However, manager Pedro Caixinha still needs to bring in new signings to boost his Rangers squad, and another winger appears to be on his radar despite Dalcio's imminent arrival. Scotland worldwide Graham Dorrans remains a £1m target for the Ibrox side but they face competition for the 30-year-old's signature from English Championship outfit Sheffield Wednesday.

Author: 0 Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup

The Federation of International Football Associations ( FIFA ) has sold 65% of the tickets for matches of the 2017 Confederations Cup , Director General of Russia's Organizing Committee Alexei Sorokin said on Sunday. Portugal and Mexico are other teams in Group A and will face-off on Sunday, June 18. "It doesn't matter what your name is or the league you play in: we're all in this together and we're all fighting for the same objective".

Sports White Sox continue beat-down of Blue Jays
Author: 0 White Sox continue beat-down of Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays reliever Roberto Osuna and catcher Russell Martin , left, celebrate their 7-3 win over the Chicago White Sox during ninth inning American League baseball action in Toronto, Sunday, June 18, 2017. Jake Petricka pitched 1 2/3 innings of relief, allowing two runs, with Gregory Infante earning the final out of the game. The White Sox finally broke through against J.A.

Author: 0 Kite looks back on windy final round at Pebble

Miller shot his eight-under 63 in the final round en route to victory in the 1973 U.S. Open at Oakmont, and he will be more impressed if Thomas, or anyone else in contention, can put together a 63 on Sunday. This is the first time in 25 years that the U.S. Open has played as a par 72. "I was able to get to a few under by just accepting the fact that the putt might miss instead of having to have it be ideal".

Sports Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open
Author: 0 Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open

A dizzying day of action could be topped on Sunday with six players within three shots of the lead all eyeing their first major. The wind is gusting up to 25 miles per hour with the forecast calling for it to go as high as 30 miles per hour in the afternoon when the leaders tee off.

Sports Mayweather 'very' satisfied with purse percentage for McGregor showdown
Author: 0 Mayweather 'very' satisfied with purse percentage for McGregor showdown

The matchup with McGregor gives Mayweather a chance to reach the 50-0 career milestone. So even if McGregor loses, he still wins. "Both parties are very happy", Mayweather said. In the caption, Mayweather instructed McGregor: "Before you ask for $25 million, be worth more than $25 million". But Mayweather knows he'll have his work cut out for him as he comes out of retirement for the 12-round match.

Sports Indians recall pitchers Clevinger, Merritt for Minnesota doubleheader
Author: 0 Indians recall pitchers Clevinger, Merritt for Minnesota doubleheader

The last time the Indians owned a piece of first place was June 1. After two quick outs on five pitches, Wilk allowed Ramirez's first homer of the day batting right-handed. Saturday's start was the third of Merritt's Major League Baseball career and first since guiding the Indians to a 3-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 5 of last season's American League Championship Series that sent Cleveland to its first World Series appearance since 1997.

Sports UFC Veteran Tim Hague Passes Away at 33
Author: 0 UFC Veteran Tim Hague Passes Away at 33

Hague suffered a brain haemorrhage sustained after the KO 79 boxing match-up against former Edmonton Eskimos player Adam Braidwood at the Shaw Conference Centre . The 34-year-old Hague fought in MMA for 10 years before turning to boxing. The statement from the family says they are asking for privacy. Another source close to the fighter revealed that he was brain dead.

Sports Former Jets WR Eric Decker signs deal with Titans, per report
Author: 0 Former Jets WR Eric Decker signs deal with Titans, per report

Decker played just three games for the Jets past year after requiring shoulder and hip surgeries. In his each of his final two seasons he totaled more than 80 receptions, 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns. Decker now will team with third-year quarterback Marcus Mariota on a team that appears to be on the rise. He played four seasons with the Broncos.

Author: 0 Paul Casey fights back after nightmare start to second round

Paul Casey, of England, reacts after his birdie on the 11th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. There have been no reports yet of anyone getting sick. Willett shot a 9-over 81 in the first round and then withdrew before his tee time in the second round.

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy Final: India Vs Pakistan: Hatke Player of the Match

He removed India's top three batsmen - Rohit Sharma (0), Shikhar Dhawan (21) and Kohli (5). Virat Kohli: "Indeed (disappointing)". "People are just doing the normal things that they do in any practice session, and that's the kind of approach we have maintained throughout the tournament".

Author: 0 Several sailors' bodies found on stricken Navy destroyer

The Navy's 7th Fleet said the bodies were found on Sunday morning after the ship returned to its base in Japan . The names of the dead sailors will not be released until after their families have been identified. Aucoin said at a press conference Sunday afternoon local time. Aucoin said the Fitzgerald is salvageable but that repairs will likely take months. Japan's coast guard officials said the sea and air search was still continuing at the site of the collision .

Author: 0 Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA career scoring record

Candace Parker and Nneke Ogwumike, the reigning Finals MVP and WNBA MVP, put on a clinic in the first quarter, combining for 19 points on 6-for-8 shooting. With 0:45.3 seconds remaining in the first half of the Sparks' game against the Phoenix Mercury, the Staples Center clock stopped and the crowd rose to its feet.

Sports Resurgent Hasan starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Resurgent Hasan starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy

Pace bowler Hasan Ali took three wickets as Pakistan dismissed England , the only unbeaten team left in the tournament, for a mere 211. "It was not over confidence". The fact is that the used wicket in Cardiff played into Pakistan's hands. "Of course, when you're playing at home, you'd like to think conditions are going to be slightly favourable to you".

Author: 0 Cars towed, citations issued after Warriors win

The growing up of the Thunder has been one of the NBA's great stories in recent years, the Warrior's buying another championship and Kevin Durant selling out for one, is the worst story in recent years. "Hopefully we can keep it going". The Warriors won the National Basketball Association title last night, but the only thing the series accomplished was elevating LeBron James to an even higher level.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo transfer latest: AC Milan open to Gianluigi Donnarumma swap deal
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo transfer latest: AC Milan open to Gianluigi Donnarumma swap deal

The input we got from the owners is not to accept offers. Young sensation Gianluigi Donnarumma fell afoul of some disgruntled members of the AC Milan faithful today at the Euro U-21 Championship. I can assure you there will be no rapid transfer. However, after initially pledging his allegiance to his boyhood club, the teen star now looks likely to leave the club after reportedly turning down a hefty £80,000 a week new contract.

Sports Porsche clinch 19th title as Toyata crash out after early lead
Author: 0 Porsche clinch 19th title as Toyata crash out after early lead

It looked as if Lapierre might have suffered just a puncture and cosmetic damage, but as he tried to limp back to the pits smoke from the back of the vehicle signalled it was terminal. 2 home securing his second Le Mans win. Brazilian Rubens Barrichello, who still holds the record for most Formula One races started, made his Le Mans debut in a Racing Team Nederland Dallara LMP2 auto.

Sports Paul George to leave Pacers after next season
Author: 0 Paul George to leave Pacers after next season

In the past 24 hours, Pritchard has become more aggressive in pursuing trades for George, league sources told The Vertical . In any case, the Lakers would need to ship out enough salary to match George's contract set to pay him $19.5 million in 2017-18.