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Sports Cowboys QB Dak Prescott facing questions regarding autographed cards
Author: 0 Cowboys QB Dak Prescott facing questions regarding autographed cards

But now, less than a month away from 2017 training camp, the Cowboys quarterback faces allegations that an actual machine did some of his work for him off the field. Twitter users debated subtle differences in the signatures Wednesday, with Rovell noting that the pen on a machine can start in different places. This isn't the first time we have seen a high profile NFL QB involved in a memorabilia scandal this year as Giants QB Eli Manning was accused of endorsing non-game worn gear as ...

Sports The US government to intervene in Apple EU tax dodging case
Author: 0 The US government to intervene in Apple EU tax dodging case

Another source said Apple's appeal is expected to be heard by the General Court in late 2018. Apple's financial strategy, which is employed by many other multinational companies, is now legal, but has angered governments which feel that they are being wrongfully deprived of tax revenues.

Sports Rory McIlroy on his DDF Irish Open defence
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy on his DDF Irish Open defence

A silly comment that Rory shut down emphatically. I don't need to read it. "If it was written by a member of the media or something, I could let it slide because I can say they don't really know how it is and they don't know what you have to deal with".

Sports Arrested for Assault w/ Deadly Weapon
Author: 0 Arrested for Assault w/ Deadly Weapon

Before his arrest, he was expected to play a reduced role on the 2017 Cowboys defense because Jaylon Smith has returned from injury. After being booked into the Frisco detention center, Wilson was released on $10,000 bail for each of two counts.

Sports Shot & Killed in Home Invasion
Author: 0 Shot & Killed in Home Invasion

They said that the shooting took place at around 10.25pm local time in suburban Boca Raton after "several men" entered the house. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's office is investigating a shooting in unincorporated Boca Raton as a homicide.

Sports Chris Froome leapfrogs Geraint Thomas into yellow jersey at Tour de France
Author: 0 Chris Froome leapfrogs Geraint Thomas into yellow jersey at Tour de France

Fabio Aru claimed his maiden Tour de France win on Wednesday, as defending champion Chris Froome snatched a yellow jersey he intends to wear all the way back to Paris. Martin, riding for Quick-Step Floors, crossed the line 16 seconds down in second. Britain's Simon Yates , riding for Orica-Scott, and Bardet are both within 50 seconds of Froome, while Contador and Quintana are the only other riders within one minute at eighth and ninth overall.

Sports Real Madrid sign Theo Hernandez from Atletico
Author: 0 Real Madrid sign Theo Hernandez from Atletico

But Real left them with no choice after triggering the release clause in the defender's contract. "The player will be presented next Monday, 10 July, at 7:30pm, in the presidential box at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, after undergoing the corresponding medical examination".

Sports Victoria Azarenka continues to do the impossible at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Victoria Azarenka continues to do the impossible at Wimbledon

But overall, it's just great. Despite producing 16 winners, it came with a heavy price of 18 unforced errors as the Russian was unable to make any breakthrough in her return games, missing the only break point she earned in the match. Five-time champion Williams is trying to concentrate on tennis against the backdrop of the impending legal action she faces back home in the United States over a fatal vehicle crash.

Sports Konta pulls out the stops to battle past Vekic
Author: 0 Konta pulls out the stops to battle past Vekic

Johanna Konta reached Wimbledon's third round for the first time Wednesday as she edged past Donna Vekic 7-6 (4), 4-6, 10-8 in an epic encounter. The world No113 won less than half of her first service points, made three double-faults and fell behind after an errant backhand in the third game of the first set.

Sports ZTE Blade V7 Plus is Official with Full HD display
Author: 0 ZTE Blade V7 Plus is Official with Full HD display

In the Australian market, the Platinum Grey colour variant is available from The Good Guys and Ion Gold colour variant is exclusive to JB Hi-Fi . Some others are The FullHD Display, Fingerprint Scanner, and MediaTek Processor MT6753 SoC.

Sports Chelsea set to sign three players worth £125 million
Author: 0 Chelsea set to sign three players worth £125 million

Chelsea's only summer signing so far has been the free capture of Willy Caballero from Manchester City . Antonio Rudiger has undergone a medical with Chelsea in the United States. The London club will be hoping to mount a title defence in the upcoming season, and apparently feel they need lots of depth in their squad, especially as they will have European competition to look forward to.

Sports Pacquiao urges WBO to act on Games and Amusements Board protest
Author: 0 Pacquiao urges WBO to act on Games and Amusements Board protest

On Tuesday, the WBO said that the decision could not be reversed and highlighted the rematch clause in both fighters' contracts. Beaten by Horn in their showdown for the World Boxing Organization welterweight crown Sunday in Brisbane, Pacquiao wants to exact revenge on the Australian, who roughed him up to earn a disputable unanimous decision.

Sports NUS ranked top APAC university by Times Higher Education
Author: 0 NUS ranked top APAC university by Times Higher Education

Each year Times Higher Education , ranked 243 universities in the region based on criteria including research, citations and teaching. THE's Asia-Pacific University Ranking 2017 analysed universities across 38 nations in East Asia, Southeast Asia and Oceania.

Sports Liverpool transfer move for Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain not imminent
Author: 0 Liverpool transfer move for Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain not imminent

However, due to injuries and not so good squad depth, the Reds were highly inconsistent in the second half of the season and could only finish fourth. Klopp is looking to sign a versatile midfielder and Naby Keita has been in the limelight but the Leipzig star is way too expensive, rated at around 70 million pounds (Daily Mail ).

Author: 0 David Price, Andrew Benintendi lead Boston Red Sox past Texas Rangers

He's struck out just 23 times this year, and is on pace for 45. Beltre stood at first and joked with the first baseman, former teammate Mitch Moreland . A night truly filled with 3's for Porcello. Beltran hit.280 with 7 home runs in his 52 regular-season games as a Ranger, but hit just.182 with 1 RBI and no extra-base hits in the ALDS.

Sports Pepe joins Besiktas on a free transfer from Real Madrid
Author: 0 Pepe joins Besiktas on a free transfer from Real Madrid

The Portuguese centre-back had a hugely successful spell at Santiago Bernabeu, but the 34-year-old's contract was not renewed and he became a free agent on July 1. He also won the Euro 2016 with Portugal in his time with Real Madrid. Pepe made a total of 334 appearences for the Los Blancos winning 13 trophies that include 3 La Ligas, 3 UEFA Champions league and 2 Federation Internationale de Football Association club world cups.

Sports Lionel Messi names 4 football stars Barcelona should sell this summer
Author: 0 Lionel Messi names 4 football stars Barcelona should sell this summer

Messi is now on his honeymoon after getting married to Antonella Roccuzzo last Friday but he will sign his new contract when he returns next week for pre-season training. Messi and Andres Iniesta only have a year left on their contracts. Last month, an agent who claimed to have played a role in bringing Messi to Barcelona from Argentine side Newell's Old Boys claimed he could have ended up in Madrid instead.

Sports 'Bored' Tomic crashes out at hands of Zverev
Author: 0 'Bored' Tomic crashes out at hands of Zverev

Former top-20 player Tomic, who now sits 59th in the rankings, offered a perplexing response to the question of whether he would hand back his Wimbledon pay cheque - asking whether Roger Federer would hand back his entire career prize-money.

Sports Ravi Shastri will probably get coach job: Sunny Gavaskar
Author: 0 Ravi Shastri will probably get coach job: Sunny Gavaskar

Shastri, back then stated that he is going to apply for the post only if he is definitely granted with the position. Whoever gets the job will have big shoes to fill, considering how well the team did under Kumble, winning the Test series against the West Indies, Australia, England, New Zealand and Bangladesh before reaching the Champions Trophy final last month.

Sports Union Minister Kiren Rijiju makes miraculous escape as chopper makes emergency landing
Author: 0 Union Minister Kiren Rijiju makes miraculous escape as chopper makes emergency landing

It took off from the Tezpur airbase around 3.30 pm, sources said and lost contact with ATC around 4 pm, according to TV reports. The identities of people on board the chopper are yet to be disclosed. Rijiju also confirmed that he is safe and sound after his emergency landing due to turbulent weather in the North-East. Earlier, Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu tweeted around 3 P.M that "Successfully evacuated 169 stranded people that include women, children from flood affected ...

Sports Kings, Zach Randolph agree to 2-year, $24M deal
Author: 0 Kings, Zach Randolph agree to 2-year, $24M deal

According to TSN , it's a better deal then what the 35-year-old had with the Memphis Grizzlies who signed him to $20 million for the same amount of time. As for Randolph, he shouldn't have much of an issue carving out his sixth-man role spot similar to what he held with the Grizzlies past year. For what it's worth, Hill did have a career year with the Jazz last year, averaging 16.9 points with 4.2 assists.

Sports Sarfraz Ahmed made Test skipper during PM House ceremony
Author: 0 Sarfraz Ahmed made Test skipper during PM House ceremony

Misbah retired from global cricket in May after Pakistan's tour to West Indies. Sarfraz Ahmed has been named Pakistan's new Test captain. Sarfraz first led Pakistan in an ODI against Zimbabwe in October 2015 in Harare. Sarfraz has played 36 Tests and has a healthy average of 40.96. Sarfaraz was instrumental in guiding team Pakistan to its maiden Champions Trophy title when the green shirts beat India in the final comprehensively on June 18.

Author: 0 Arsenal In Talks To Add Gunners Legend To Coaching Staff

Lehmann's role will be as a first-team coach, not specifically as a goalkeeping specialist. The German goalkeeper first arrived at Arsenal in 2003, lifting the Premier League title in his first season as the Gunners went the entire Premier League campaign unbeaten.

Sports Cubs asked Tigers about Justin Verlander and Alex Avila
Author: 0 Cubs asked Tigers about Justin Verlander and Alex Avila

They are second in the NL Central with a 41-41 record, 2.5 games behind the Milwaukee Brewers. However, there is certainly still a market for Verlander if the Tigers look to trade away key pieces before the trade deadline. The Cubs are going to address the rotation one way or another but is Verlander worth it? Interested teams told ESPN that the "perception" is that the Tigers are looking for a big return without a salary offset.

Sports Tammy Abraham's big new Chelsea deal
Author: 0 Tammy Abraham's big new Chelsea deal

Tammy Abraham has signed a new five-year contract at Chelsea to bump up his wages to £50,000 per week before his first Premier League start. Swans boss Paul Clement worked with Abraham in his time at Chelsea and was keen to bring the 19-year-old to the Liberty Stadium to boost his attacking options.

Sports Here Is The Latest On Gordon Hayward's Free Agency Decision
Author: 0 Here Is The Latest On Gordon Hayward's Free Agency Decision

For what it's worth (though as I've mentioned recently, this always seems to be the case), the Jazz meeting with Hayward was reportedly excellent . The Miami Heat have been in the running for small forward Gordon Hayward since National Basketball Association free agency began, and while they were once considered the favorites to sign Hayward, that seems to be changing.

Sports Darren Collison agrees to two-year deal with Pacers
Author: 0 Darren Collison agrees to two-year deal with Pacers

Collison has spent the last three seasons in Sacramento, averaging more than 13 points and almost 5 assists per game a year ago. The Pacers are rebuilding following the departure of Paul George and just acquired Victor Oladipo and Darren Collison, so there's no need to keep Ellis around.

Sports Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram
Author: 0 Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram

The Women in Blue's latest win came against arch-rivals Pakistan, where they skittled the opposition out for just 74 runs in 38.1 overs after setting a 170-run target. I was the ball picker during the tornament... According to Kainat, it was Jhulan - who is now the leading wicket-taker in women's ODI cricket - had inspired her to become a fast bowler more than 12 years ago.

Sports Hot air balloon lands in gator-infested Florida pond
Author: 0 Hot air balloon lands in gator-infested Florida pond

Monday along State Road 429. The pilot told troopers that issues with the wind prevented him from landing on a strip adjacent to the pond, investigators said. The balloon is owned by Orlando Balloon Rides, which is based in Davenport, Montes said. The pilot tried to land in a field near Florida's Turnpike, but he was unable to, troopers said.

Sports Terry dreams of managing Chelsea
Author: 0 Terry dreams of managing Chelsea

Terry left Chelsea at the end of last season after a 22 year spell with the London giants and according to the 45-year-old Clement, he opted to join Villa in order to avoid facing off against Chelsea in the Premier League . Chelsea are not the only Premier League team without a clear pathway from the youth setup to the first team - the same criticisms levelled at the champions could be aimed at Manchester City - but their attitude to youngsters diverges sharply from European sides such ...

Sports Kevin Durant agrees to two-year deal with Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant agrees to two-year deal with Warriors

In the summer of 2016, Barbosa signed a two-year deal worth $8 million. While it helps that Durant has multiple income sources , including a 10-year deal with Nike that could hit $300 million, there was no compelling reason to deny his personal finances other than giving the Warriors their best chance at being the best team in the National Basketball Association.

Sports Race report: Sachsenring MotoGP
Author: 0 Race report: Sachsenring MotoGP

The margin over the second-fastest man on track - Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) - was only 0.038 as the two now at the top of the standings dueled it out, setting the scene for a competitive push for Q2 on Saturday morning. "This year we have had some bad luck but our true level should always be like in this race". In the final few laps, the Spaniard was chased down by the local boy but Marquez had plenty in reserve to keep the Tech 3 Yamaha rider at bay.

Sports Rumor Central: Markelle Fultz eager for first game
Author: 0 Rumor Central: Markelle Fultz eager for first game

Just a rookie in his first National Basketball Association (-ish) action, Tatum caught the ball near the left sideline, about 10 feet outside the 3-point arc. "So I was just trying to get back to the middle of the floor". The No. 1 pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft , Markelle Fultz , is looking forward to his first game with the Sixers .

Sports Ravi Shastri's Application For India Coach Job Has Some Fans Fuming
Author: 0 Ravi Shastri's Application For India Coach Job Has Some Fans Fuming

Mumbai: A top BCCI official on Monday made it clear that the decision to select Team India's new coach will be exclusively the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) and neither captain nor BCCI would interfere. Apart from Shastri, some of the other applicants are Virender Sehwag , Lalchand Rajput, Tom Moody, Richard Pybus and Dodda Ganesh. "Ravi has been with the team before, he seems comfortable with the team", Gavaskar said and added, "I would imagine the CAC would go back to a person the team ...

Sports Stars sign Alexander Radulov to 5-year, $31M deal
Author: 0 Stars sign Alexander Radulov to 5-year, $31M deal

The Stars signed former Canadiens forward Alexander Radulov to a five-year, $31.25 million contract on Monday. He inked a one-year deal with the Montreal Canadiens, where he proved that he's still capable of effective numbers; with 18 goals and 54 points in 76 regular-season games, the 30-year-old was second in scoring to only captain Max Pacioretty.

Sports Ruthless Nadal reaches 850-win milestone
Author: 0 Ruthless Nadal reaches 850-win milestone

I missed playing Wimbledon again [last year], so I hope my knees will hold up well and that I can have the preparation that I really need. 'If not, I am not playing. The N. 2 in the world, which can delight the throne of no. 1 Andy Murray at the end of the tournament, will face in the next round American Donald Young (43rd) who took advantage of the abandonment of the Uzbek Denis Istomin (72nd) while he was leading 2 rounds to 1 (5-7, 6-4, 6-4, 4-2).

Sports Lakers, George Hill 'serious' on possibility of signing one-year deal
Author: 0 Lakers, George Hill 'serious' on possibility of signing one-year deal

The 6-foot-6 point guard is expected to sign his rookie contract later today, officially making him a part of the team moving forward. Averaging 31.5 minutes per game previous year for the playoff-bound Jazz, Hill scored 16.9 points, pulled down 3.4 rebounds, dished 4.2 assists and registered one steal per game.

Sports Nadal through but Wawrinka crashes out in first round
Author: 0 Nadal through but Wawrinka crashes out in first round

Despite taking the set, Wawrinka remained uncomfortable and received immediate treatment to his knee. "I was a bit nervous this morning", Murray said. As the whole court opened up before him, and with his opponent Daniil Medvedev rooted to the spot, Wawrinka managed nothing more than dolefully plopping the ball straight into the net.

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Nick Kyrgios reveals doctor told him not to play
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Nick Kyrgios reveals doctor told him not to play

Of his exhibition match at Boodles last week, Kyrgios said: "It's flawless preparation for me to come here and just sort of have a laid-back vibe but obviously play some pretty good tennis as well, so I'm feeling good". "I can hardly do anything about it, you know". "It was hindering my performance a lot", he added. But I don't know. Kyrgios would prefer not to undergo surgery, but is likely to have a scan this week to determine whether the hip has been aggravated by his decision to play ...

Sports England defender Keane signs for Everton in £30m deal
Author: 0 England defender Keane signs for Everton in £30m deal

Everton announced the news via their official Twitter account, posting: "We've signed Michael Keane on a five-year deal for a fee which could rise to a club-record £30m". The ex-Manchester United ace added: "He's convinced me that he can still improve me in certain areas of my game". I wanted to come somewhere I was wanted by the staff, players and fans as well.

Sports Marshawn Lynch goes Beast Mode in charity soccer game
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch goes Beast Mode in charity soccer game

Lynch entered the game wearing flip flops and socks. Hopefully, when the regular season rolls around, we'll see the true gritty nature of Lynch that made him one of the NFL's best backs during his tenure in Seattle. Lynch scored an unorthodox (and very illegal) goal, taking a pass from a teammate and reverting to American football mode in picking the ball up and running it into the goal.

Sports Tom Brady carefully responds to Gisele's concussion claim
Author: 0 Tom Brady carefully responds to Gisele's concussion claim

Brady was listed during the 2016 season with thigh and knee injuries, but he was not listed with a head injury or a concussion. "She's there every day", Brady said in the interview. "Tom was not diagnosed with a concussion a year ago", Yee said via ESPN's Adam Schefter. Brady wasn't asked directly if he suffered a concussion during the season or during his career.

Sports Trump Cuts White House Budget, Saves American Taxpayer $22 Million
Author: 0 Trump Cuts White House Budget, Saves American Taxpayer $22 Million

According to the statistics, women, on an average, earned about $20, 995 less compared to men. The average salary of a male White House staffer is almost $104,000, while their female counterparts make an average of $83,000, according to a CNN analysis of the White House's annual report to Congress .