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It is coming into motion. Arsenal managed to grab their first Premier League win since February, thanks to second-half goals from Ozil, Walcott and Giroud. "We come out of a hard period and our confidence goes quickly and comes back slowly", Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger told the BBC. Darren Randolph came to West Ham's rescue just before the halftime break, as he did well to keep out Welbeck's close range header.
  • Stoke set to open contract talks with Ryan Shawcross amid Newcastle interest

    Stoke set to open contract talks with Ryan Shawcross amid Newcastle interest

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    Reports suggest that the £15million-rated defender has emerged as a target for Rafa Benitez this summer, should the Magpies clinch promotion back to the Premier League. But Stoke have allowed Shawcross' contract to run down and after this year he only has one more year on his deal there. However, the rumours have been met with a predictably stern response from Stoke manager Mark Hughes, who is under real pressure to get a result when the Potters take on Hull City this weekend.
  • Garcia tortured no more after Masters win

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    Garcia himself had said, in a moment of self-pity, that he didn't have what it takes to win a major. "And then to play the two shots he did on the play-off hole, they were struck perfectly". "I wish Seve was here so we could do it too". Then he was asked again Monday on "The Today Show" during his NY media tour, and it seemed more likely.
  • US launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

    US launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

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    During the test, the bomb's non-nuclear components, such as the arming and fire control system, radar altimeter, rocket motors and weapons control computer, as well as the aircraft's capability to deliver the weapon were reviewed. " The successful test provides critical qualification data to validate that the baseline design meets military requirements ". Officials say the first production unit of the B61-12, developed under what is called the Life Extension Program, is scheduled to be ...
  • Judge continues power surge as Yanks beat Rays

    Judge continues power surge as Yanks beat Rays

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    Montgomery, who beat out several pitchers to be the Yankees No. 5 starter, opened the first inning with strikeouts of Steven Souza Jr. and Kevin Kiermaier . Tampa Bay allowed four unearned runs Wednesday as shortstop Tim Beckham and Cedeno made fielding errors. Paxton (1-0) was a big reason why, keeping Houston's offense silent long enough for Seattle's bats to wake up and finally convert with runners in scoring position.
  • Oilers score twice shorthanded, beat Sharks 2-0 in Game 2

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    They held the Sharks to two regulation goals or fewer in four of the five matchups, while Edmonton averaged 3.2 goals per game. Sports has a odd way of coming full circle on a guy. "We're just really stoked to be here, part of this playoff run". Captain Connor McDavid leads the National Hockey League in scoring with 100 points in 82 games and share an unbelievable partnership with Leon Draisaitl on the wing.
  • Calcio: Fassone, su Galliani presidente Lega pieno appoggio

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    Il momento del closing . Gli estremi dell'accordo - si legge in una nota della Finivest - prevedono una valutazione complessiva dell'AC Milan pari a 740 milioni di Euro , comprensivi di una situazione debitoria stimata al 30 giugno 2016, in circa 220 milioni di Euro.
  • Rebels issue statement saying ARU can not cut them from Super Rugby

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    Cox's Imperium Sports Management purchased the licence of the Rebels two years ago and formed the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union (MRRU). The Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union Pty Limited board and management say that they had been told that their position in Super Rugby was not under threat and that the ARU had no right to issue a statement saying their position was in doubt.
  • McLaren says Jenson Button will replace Fernando Alonso in Monaco GP

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    Brown had previously said it was not guaranteed Button, who was replaced by Stoffel Vandoorne for the new Formula One season and has intimated he is retired despite taking on the reserve driver role, would fill Alonso's seat in Monaco. Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo said the safety factor might put him off trying the Indy 500 in future, but conceded that Alonso is in an "unique situation" with his undoubted talent amid McLaren-Honda's performance crisis.
  • Ex-NFL star Hernandez, serving life, acquitted in 2 slayings

    Ex-NFL star Hernandez, serving life, acquitted in 2 slayings

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    Hernandez is already serving a life sentence for the June 2013 fatal shooting of Odin Lloyd, a Dorchester man killed in an industrial park near the North Attleborough mansion Hernandez shared with Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, his fiancee and the mother of his daughter.
  • For Sergio Garcia Masters win changes everything - and nothing

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    Most different about Garcia is that he made it easy to root against him, blaming everything but his own shots and missed putts. They were on level terms two holes later after Garcia nearly made an albatross at the par-five 15th, his eight-iron second landing inches short of the hole before brushing the pin and trickling 14 feet away, from where he made his eagle putt.
  • Crosby, Penguins edge Blue Jackets 4-1 for 2-0 series lead

    Crosby, Penguins edge Blue Jackets 4-1 for 2-0 series lead

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    So Sullivan put the best player in the game alongside a couple of 20-somethings who make up for in energy and intelligence what they lack in pedigree. "When you lose your first game, I think your identity is more to the forefront than anything", he said. "It gets back to getting guys to the net and getting guys to that blue area".