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Sports Thomas, Toliver Named to WNBA All-Star Roster
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Candace Parker, Sparks: The two-time WNBA MVP (2008, 2013) and reigning Finals MVP earns her fourth selection, all as starter. Jones and Thomas will play alongside 2012 WNBA MVP and New York Liberty center Tina Charles as well as fellow All-Star rookie Tiffany Hayes from the Atlanta Dream.

Sports Ax-Wielding Man in Standoff With Police Over Radio Request
Author: 0 Ax-Wielding Man in Standoff With Police Over Radio Request

Police took a man into custody Monday afternoon after a tense, 3-hour standoff outside the Kiss 108 radio studios in Medford, Massachusetts. You have every right to be disappointed if the radio DJ doesn't get around to playing your favourite Insane Clown Posse song on the air, but as a MA man learned, it isn't wise to make one with a weapon in hand.

Sports Rooney to make Everton return in first pre-season outing
Author: 0 Rooney to make Everton return in first pre-season outing

The 31-year-old agreed a two-year-deal at Goodison Park after passing a medical on Saturday and could get into the fray on Tanzanian turf in a friendly. "It will be a good experience for the team, and Kerr will travel with us", he said on Sunday. "We just want to play some good football; we know Everton is a big club but this is what we've been preparing for".

Sports Leicester City agree Kelechi Iheanacho deal
Author: 0 Leicester City agree Kelechi Iheanacho deal

Other sources in United Kingdom also believes that a Deal is agreed "in principle" between the foxes and City for Kelechi Iheanacho . And though several years younger, Iheanacho has proven he has an eye for goal, with 21 goals in 64 appearances for the Blues - often when appearing off the bench.

Sports Andy Murray vs. Sam Querrey 2017 Wimbledon Quarterfinal Pick, Odds, Prediction
Author: 0 Andy Murray vs. Sam Querrey 2017 Wimbledon Quarterfinal Pick, Odds, Prediction

He advanced to the quarterfinals for the 15th time by beating Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-2, 6-4. Although he's not been anywhere near his best at this year's tournament, Murray has dealt with four potentially testing opponents easily so far. The Briton, who came into the competition with a niggling hip injury, was not at his best against Paire but wrapped up the win in two hours and 21 minutes.

Sports Wimbledon 2017 Day 7 - ATP Three to See
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The 20-year-old from Latvia beat Ukrainian fourth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3 7-6 (8-6). No. 6 Johanna Konta at Centre Court; and 2016 French Open champion Garbine Muguruza vs. "In the last game I kind of had a little bit of the house money since I was returning first and I kind of had a game to play with, I guess you could say".

Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony's ex-teammate Nene stirs speculation of Rockets trade on Instagram

Carmelo Anthony and Eric Gordon, pictured at the Toyota Center on October 4, 2016 in Houston , could potentially be involved in a trade between the New York Knicks and Houston Rockets . So long as NY can receive young talent or assets with trade value in return, the Knicks are likely to pull the trigger. Once completed, the Carmelo Anthony trade would help the Houston Rockets become one of the top competitors in a Western Conference growing continually stronger.

Sports South Yorkshire mum on transplant list issues plea for more donors
Author: 0 South Yorkshire mum on transplant list issues plea for more donors

However, it also warned of "considerable variation between transplant units and clinicians in their approach to risk when offered a donor organ for one of their patients". Sally Johnson, director of organ donation and transplantation, said: "More people than ever in Hertfordshire are committing to organ donation and that is saving more lives than ever".

Sports Wimbledon: Vintage Venus, determined Murray in last eight
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Vintage Venus, determined Murray in last eight

Kerber was beaten 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 by Spanish 14th seed Garbine Muguruza as the German's fourth round exit extended a miserable run for last year's Wimbledon runner-up. That would put her in elite company as only Serena Williams has won the French Open and Wimbledon back-to-back since Steffi Graf achieved the feat in 1996.

Sports Joins Bayern on two-year loan
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The 25-year-old Colombia worldwide made 22 La Liga appearances for Real last season, scoring eight goals, and featured six times in the Champions League. Bayern manager Carlo Ancelotti actually brought James to Real Madrid from Monaco after the 2014 World Cup and the expectation would be that he would have more chances to play than in Madrid.

Sports Google entering mobile payments in India, will soon give Paytm, Airtel competition
Author: 0 Google entering mobile payments in India, will soon give Paytm, Airtel competition

Google Android Pay is similar to Apple Pay and Samsung Pay and could boost service If UPI is included in it. Besides that, Facebook announced peer-to-peer payments on its Messenger app back in 2015. Ola, Uber's arch rival in the ride-sharing market in India, had already integrated UPI in April. "Amazon was now testing for the same, while Uber is still conducting the process", Hota told reporters.

Sports Trump administration scrambled to weaken Senate Russia sanctions bill last week
Author: 0 Trump administration scrambled to weaken Senate Russia sanctions bill last week

Bob Corker of Tennessee, the Republican chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, heralded the review requirement as the proper exercise of congressional authority. The Republican and Democratic aides were not authorized to speak publicly and requested anonymity to discuss private talks. The national trade association representing oil and gas companies said the bill could harm US energy companies while strengthening the hand of Russian businesses.

Sports Judwaa 2: Salman Khan shoots for his cameo in Varun Dhawan-starrer
Author: 0 Judwaa 2: Salman Khan shoots for his cameo in Varun Dhawan-starrer

Mirror has learnt that Salman and his on-screen twin bumps into Varun and his when they are on a getaway with their love interests Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu. Judwaa 2 was reprising of Salman Khan's twin act film " Judwaa " the blockbuster film in 1997. Salman Khan is busy doing cameos, after shooting for Shah Rukh Khan's film, he joins " Judwaa 2 ".

Sports Buffalo Bills DT Adolphus Washington arrested
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills DT Adolphus Washington arrested

The suspect did not inform officers beforehand. Smith, 24, was charged with carrying a concealed weapon. The charge is a violation of a subsection of the state CCW, according to Schoonover. He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in 2016. Washington played football and basketball at Taft High School in Cincinnati. The Ohio State product started 11 games last season, making 21 tackles and 2.5 sacks.

Sports Chris Sale Officially Named AL Starter In All-Star Game
Author: 0 Chris Sale Officially Named AL Starter In All-Star Game

The AL defeats the NL 9-7 in the second ever All-Star Game. He'll oppose American League starter Chris Sale in the annual event. "I'm very appreciative of this", Sale said. "So that's pretty interesting, too". Maddon's decision was surely made easier by the fact that Los Angeles Dodgers lefty Clayton Kershaw is unavailable for the game after pitching on Sunday afternoon.

Sports Horn's Pacquiao win confirmed
Author: 0 Horn's Pacquiao win confirmed

The five "anonymous, competent judges from different countries" watched the fight without sound, it added. The Philippines Games and Amusements Board (GAB) last week urged a review, saying it wanted to protect the integrity of the sport. Horn himself was not concerned by the furore that surrounded his victory as he paraded around Brisbane in the aftermath of the fight. The original fight was scored 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 by judges Waleksa Roldan, Chris Flores and Ramon Cerdan ...

Sports No girls: Japan's men-only island gets UNESCO nod
Author: 0 No girls: Japan's men-only island gets UNESCO nod

Its population consists of priests who work at Okinoshima's shrine, which is part of the larger, Munakata Grand Shrine. " Okinoshima Island and Related Sites in Munakata Region" was on the Tentative List under Japan in the UNESCO World Heritage Convention since 2009.