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Author: 0 Abe urges G-20 to work together on climate change

Still, outside experts and climate advocates say any broad show of support for Paris and Germany's climate action plan will be a reminder that Trump is increasingly on his own when it comes to climate change . Erdogan's threat brought further disarray to a summit that was marred by bilateral quarrels and strife over climate protection and trade. The president has said trade must be fair as well as open and must benefit American companies and workers.

Sports Sickening crash ends Australian Richie Porte's Tour de France
Author: 0 Sickening crash ends Australian Richie Porte's Tour de France

Colombian Rigoberto Uran of Cannondale-Drapac won the 181.5-km trek from Nantua to Chambery, which claimed BMC's general classification hopeful Porte and Team Sky's Geraint Thomas . "Then I heard on the radio that Froome had stopped", Aru said. "I'm just grateful for that group waiting up". He also went down in the second, fourth and eighth stages.

Sports Roger Federer vs. Grigor Dimitrov 2017 Wimbledon Pick, Odds, Prediction
Author: 0 Roger Federer vs. Grigor Dimitrov 2017 Wimbledon Pick, Odds, Prediction

Federer and Zverev traded sliced backhands, giving spectators ample time to appreciate the ball in flight. "I feel probably I'm fitter by now", he said. It was also avoidable not to be broken in the first set, but then I had to hang on to it with being down one breakpoint or two breakpoints maybe at 5-All in the first set.

Sports US, Mexico to try new talent at Gold Cup
Author: 0 US, Mexico to try new talent at Gold Cup

But it was still a runner-up finish in a national competition. The loss of Kenny Saief to a groin injury counts as a setback if only because it's not often that a player with UEFA Champions League experience falls into the US team's lap. Despite this, expectations will still be high given they are five-time winners and playing at home, but a lot will depend on how this experimental United States of America team gels.

Sports Gp d'Austria: vince Bottas, Vettel allunga
Author: 0 Gp d'Austria: vince Bottas, Vettel allunga

Nel finale Bottas ha subito il ritorno di Vettel , arrivato a ridosso del finlandese senza riuscire però a tentare il sorpasso. E' stato solo di mezzo secondo, infatti, il distacco tra Valtteri e Seb sul traguardo , segnale di come il tedesco ci abbia provato fino alla fine per tornare al successo.

Sports Davies double as Canada down French Guiana at Gold Cup
Author: 0 Davies double as Canada down French Guiana at Gold Cup

The upcoming match between the teams of Martinique and Nicaragua will be only the first in their history. US coach Bruce Arena called in a handful of younger and new players to the Gold Cup, presumably to scout their fit with the national team before it continues its World Cup qualifying schedule later this year.

Sports Uran takes Tour stage honours as Porte crashes
Author: 0 Uran takes Tour stage honours as Porte crashes

On a ferociously hard, crash-littered, mountain stage across the Jura, one of the most serious accidents came when Froome's arch-rival Richie Porte fell heavily on the lethal descent of the Col du Chat, skidding into a rockface and injuring his head.

Sports Neymar lobbies for 'mate' Paulinho to leave CSL for Barcelona
Author: 0 Neymar lobbies for 'mate' Paulinho to leave CSL for Barcelona

While there has been plenty of debate about the merits of such a move by Barcelona , Neymar is on board with the efforts and says he hopes the club can secure the services of his global team-mate. "The majority of players don't ever speak until something happens but I can confirm that the interest is real". Following a friendly on Saturday, Neymar told reporters in the mixed zone: " Paulinho is a friend of mine in football".

Sports Blac Chyna Reunites With Baby Dream Amid Rob Kardashian Drama
Author: 0 Blac Chyna Reunites With Baby Dream Amid Rob Kardashian Drama

He mocked Attorney Bloom in a series of tweets , stating that the " Kardashian case is a crown jewel in a life of exploitation" and said she "breaks up families for profit". According to a recent post on Ferrari's Instagram account, he invites his fans to book a call with him on the Veri App to "hear what's really going on".

Sports Curacao vs. Jamaica in 2017 Gold Cup
Author: 0 Curacao vs. Jamaica in 2017 Gold Cup

Beaten quarter-finalists at the last three Gold Cups, Los Ticos are hungry for glory. Bringing in MLS players like Michael Bradley , Jozy Altidore , Clint Dempsey and Darlington Nagbe - all on breaks for the next week - would help with the latter goal while ensuring a long run for their teammates who need more worldwide experience.

Sports United target Lukaku trains with Pogba
Author: 0 United target Lukaku trains with Pogba

The deal has shocked the footballing world given United's swift movement and Lukaku's decision to snub a move back to Stamford Bridge , but the Belgian forward has spoken out to justify his bold call. The 24-year-old is believed to have been Jose Mourinho's first choice to replace Ibrahimovic - who left the club at the end of his contract - but the club had initially feared he was destined to join Chelsea .

Sports Transfer Rumors: Alvaro Morata upset with Real Madrid
Author: 0 Transfer Rumors: Alvaro Morata upset with Real Madrid

Real are also believed to be closing on on Real Betis midfielder Dani Ceballos, while they are trying to sell Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez . Despite his lack of action, the 24-year-old managed to score an impressive 20 goals and his potential caught the eye of United boss Jose Mourinho - who's been in the market for a new striker after losing Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Sports Federer, Djokovic enter last 16 at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Federer, Djokovic enter last 16 at Wimbledon

The Serbian three-time champion, seeded second this year, was a break of serve down at 4-2 in the first set before he won nine games in a row as he powered into a 6-4 lead. Roger Federer nervous walking onto Centre Court at Wimbledon? At 30-30 the Latvian thumped a bold backhand victor down the line and on break point he fired an even more ferocious forehand return victor.

Sports TN CM writes to PM on Lankan fisheries bill
Author: 0 TN CM writes to PM on Lankan fisheries bill

Though, Sri Lanka, who are hosting Zimbabwe, will have a tough task in hand in Test series where they have to set a young team against, experienced India, who defeated the hosts in 2015 to win their first Test series after 22 years in Sri Lanka.

Sports Luke Shaw will make USA trip for Man United preseason tour
Author: 0 Luke Shaw will make USA trip for Man United preseason tour

Jose Mourinho has identified Morata as the man to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Manchester United , and while the English Premier League club have flirted with bids for Andrea Belotti and Romelu Lukaku , of Torino and Everton respectively, the Spain worldwide is the striker the manager wants.

Sports Wizards retain Otto Porter Jr. after matching Nets' $106M offer
Author: 0 Wizards retain Otto Porter Jr. after matching Nets' $106M offer

Washington was always going to match Brooklyn's four-year, $106 million offer sheet . The team's estimated 2017-18 salary will be $126.1 million, which will be $10.7 million over the luxury tax line. Despite these details, the Wizards held steadfast in their pledge to bring back the 24-year-old Porter. The 2013 No. 3 overall pick emerged in 2015-16 as one of the game's brighter two-way players, and he played even better last season.

Sports Thrilling stalemate for All Blacks and Lions
Author: 0 Thrilling stalemate for All Blacks and Lions

This has been a series to remember and, thankfully, one that will be remembered for the right reasons. The All Blacks bombed three try-scoring opportunities with sloppy handling. 'I'd be very happy for that, ' said Itoje. His family - wife Bridget, daughters Elle and Eden, and baby son Reuben - were there to see him. The team is what has driven the All Black culture in recent years, and coach Steve Hansen , while pleased for Read's milestone, said it and Aaron Cruden and Charlie ...

Author: 0 All Amanda Nunes is asking for is a little respect

When she faced former champ Holly Holm four months after losing to Nunes, it was another deliberately slow start as Shevchenko used early kicks to find her range. Team Dillashaw has proven to be a big victor so far as the fighters left are coming from his fold with Dhiego Lima (TUF 19) beating teammate Tom Gallicchio (TUF 22) by unanimous decision to barge into the finals.

Sports Markelle Fultz injures ankle in 76ers Summer League game
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz injures ankle in 76ers Summer League game

Fultz was taken to the locker room immediately after the incident, and was visibly in pain as he couldn't put any weight on his ankle as trainers carried him off the court. 1 pick, Ben Simmons , over the past three years, a fact Embiid appeared to acknowledge in a tweet posted shortly after Fultz was helped off the court.

Sports Manchester United agree £75m deal for Everton's Romelu Lukaku
Author: 0 Manchester United agree £75m deal for Everton's Romelu Lukaku

Thirteen years after leaving Goodison Park , Wayne Rooney is rejoining Everton . Lukaku , who is poised to join Manchester United from Everton , was verbally warned by the police, who were called six times by neighbours. Hernandez has bagged over 35 goals since leaving Old Trafford back in the summer of 2015, and Jose Mourinho has openly suggested that he would not have sold the forward if he was the United head coach during the period.

Sports LaVar Ball Fires Back At Joel Embiid: 'Can't Play At All'
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Fires Back At Joel Embiid: 'Can't Play At All'

He also said the big man "isn't intelligent at all", citing the seven-foot Cameroon native's lack of vocabulary as the reason he chose to use profanity in the video. " You gotta use cuss words when you don't have no intellect ", Ball said. "He should be worrying about playing", LaVar said. "He shouldn't worry about me, he should be anxious about playing".

Sports Chris Paul has flawless response to James Harden landing record deal
Author: 0 Chris Paul has flawless response to James Harden landing record deal

James Harden was absolutely spectacular last season for the Houston Rockets , averaging 29.1 points, 11.2 assists, and 8.1 rebounds per game. Harden is the first player to sign under the new designated player veteran extension rule of the NBA's recently enacted collective bargaining agreement.

Author: 0 UFC 213 Embedded (Ep. 4): Media Day Begins, Romero is Interrogated

That kind of talk has become a hallmark of Whittaker's journey to the brink of history. The UFC brass are keen for Bisping , Britain's first UFC belt holder, to face the victor of the interim middleweight title fight between Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker , which takes place in the co-main event of UFC 213 on Sunday morning.

Sports Celtics Trade Bradley to Pistons for Marcus Morris
Author: 0 Celtics Trade Bradley to Pistons for Marcus Morris

With Brown behind him, the Celtics can afford to have made the wrong decision here, and still end up with the same long term player at that position. OK, so scratch that. In getting Bradley, the Pistons finally get the two-way guard that they have been wanting. As a result, ESPN's Brian Windhorst has reported the team may just pull Caldwell-Pope's offer sheet and allow him to become an unrestricted free agent.

Sports Tschumper: GOP healthcare bill is a tax cut
Author: 0 Tschumper: GOP healthcare bill is a tax cut

Cuts to Medicaid imperil programs that care for millions of people suffering from opioid addiction. Some states, including Iowa, have only one insurance carrier participating in the marketplace, and some parts of the country - including a few counties in Iowa - do not have a marketplace insurance option.

Sports AAC 2017: Odia sprinter Dutee Chand wins bronze medal in 100m event
Author: 0 AAC 2017: Odia sprinter Dutee Chand wins bronze medal in 100m event

With steely nerves, he powered his way to lunge ahead of both to win the affinity of the beam in 10.25 seconds. In the men's 400m it was Muhammad Anas who also won the gold. India's Nayana James and Neena V. won the silver and bronze medals respectively while Vietnam's Bui Thi Thu took the top honour in the women's long jump event.

Sports Top seed Kerber lives to fight another day
Author: 0 Top seed Kerber lives to fight another day

She will next play the Spaniard Garbine Muguruza , the 2015 runner-up, who breezed through with victory over Sorana Cirstea. Second seed Simona Halep could take top spot from Kerber by reaching the semi-finals, while Karolina Pliskova - despite her second-round exit - still has a chance of taking it.

Sports Hawks won't match New York's offer sheet for Tim Hardaway Jr
Author: 0 Hawks won't match New York's offer sheet for Tim Hardaway Jr

Hardaway, a 25-year-old shooting guard, has spent the past two seasons in Atlanta after spending his first two in NY. Then Grant was sent to the Bulls in a trade that gave New York Derrick Rose. He did so on an efficient slash line of.455/.357/.766, and matched a career-high with 30 games started. The Knicks used the circle of life to their advantage, as general manager Steve Mills put the necessary clauses in Hardaway's offer sheet to complicate matters for the Hawks, who had to go ...

Sports Judge hits 30th HR to pass legend
Author: 0 Judge hits 30th HR to pass legend

The rare cards came in packs that cost $3 or $4 when they hit the shelves. Judge, who is 25, joins former slugger Mark McGwire as the only two rookies in the history of the game to hit 30 home runs or more prior to the break for the All-Star Game.

Sports England's Moeen Ali completes all-rounder Test 'double'
Author: 0 England's Moeen Ali completes all-rounder Test 'double'

In the next over Ali captured his third wicket when Bavuma, having made 59 off 130 balls, was taken at slip by Ben Stokes via a slight deflection off Bairstow's thigh. Philander took 3-67 in the first innings, but he was unable to take the new ball second time around after being taken to hospital for an X-ray. The wickets he picked up later in the day were a bonus, if not a total surprise given his aptitude for performing above expectations when people least expect him to.

Author: 0 Questions over Conte's Future at Chelsea

Costa initially left Atletico for Chelsea for a fee of around £32m in the summer of 2014, though he has never really settled in London. It's going to be a very interesting time for Chelsea between now and transfer deadline day. Meanwhile, Conte's frustration at Chelsea's lack of transfers is set to be eased with the completion of midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko's move from Monaco.

Author: 0 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Fast Facts

Arena has selected the youngest team the United States of America has sent to a summer Gold Cup held the year before the World Cup with five players under 23 - Kellyn Acosta , Paul Arriola , Cristian Roldan , Jordan Morris and Matt Miazga - and six other players with three or fewer caps - Dom Dwyer , Bill Hamid , Matt Miazga , Justin Morrow , Chris Pontius and Kelyn Rowe .

Sports Sainz - Toro Rosso stay unlikely
Author: 0 Sainz - Toro Rosso stay unlikely

I am going to keep pushing for this", added the 22-year-old. "What I said is a fact: in 12 years of Toro Rosso , no one has been a fourth-year". Sainz has since faced the worldwide print media at the Red Bull Energy Station in the Spielberg paddock to address the situation.

Sports ICC Women's World Cup 2017, Live Cricket Score and Updates
Author: 0 ICC Women's World Cup 2017, Live Cricket Score and Updates

South Africa's performance has been a bit inconsistent. The latter have won 2 out of four matches, lost one and the other did not yield any result. The ODI match between India and South Africa will be played on Saturday, July 8, 2017 , at Grace Road, Leicester.

Sports Raptors Summer League Roster and Schedule
Author: 0 Raptors Summer League Roster and Schedule

Summer League, Brooklyn vs. Atlanta, at Las Vegas, NBA , 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on NBA TV. They'll have three preliminary games before being seeded for a playoff-style tournament. In the Utah Summer League, a four-team league where each team plays three games, Alex Poythress , Aaron Harrison and Isaiah Briscoe all played for the Philadelphia 76ers.

Sports Matt Kenseth doesn't expect to return to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2018
Author: 0 Matt Kenseth doesn't expect to return to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2018

Kenseth's contract expires at the end of the season and team owner Joe Gibbs said earlier in the year that while the team would like to keep Kenseth, it hadn't solidified anything beyond 2017. He was close with Earnhardt when they were coming up through the then-Busch (now Xfinity ) Series and has become good friends with Jimmie Johnson, who has won seven championships with Hendrick.

Sports SMSU GOLF: SMSU's Kerr, Wagner honored by WGCA
Author: 0 SMSU GOLF: SMSU's Kerr, Wagner honored by WGCA

Dechathipat was a first-time selection to the team. Uribe has been a mainstay on the course and in the classroom for the Wolves in her four years in Carrollton, being named All-Gulf South Conference twice, being named to the GSC Academic Honor Roll all four years and is now a four-time WGCA All-American Scholar .

Author: 0 NBA Summer League: Clippers spoil Lonzo Ball's debut with Lakers

Ball looked like a rookie. First , he needs to prove he can get through an NBA season, and his NBA Summer League debut didn't go well. Ball did a number of things well, things he can build upon. D-League veteran Vander Blue was unprepared for one of Ball's hit-ahead passes but recovered in time to catch it. He's gotten stronger, but he's gotten smarter about how to use his body to create space.

Sports San Antonio Spurs: 5 Potential 2017 Free-Agent Targets After Rudy Gay
Author: 0 San Antonio Spurs: 5 Potential 2017 Free-Agent Targets After Rudy Gay

It will be interesting to see what type of deal that the Spurs present him given that they used a chunk of their salary-cap space on Gay with his two-year, $17.2 million deal. Gay is expected to be healthy and ready to go for training camp. Gay averaged 18.7 points per game last season for Sacramento, but played in only 30 games due to a rupture of his achillies tendon.

Author: 0 Storm postpones Xfinity race at Kentucky just before green flag

The Alsco 300 was set to begin at 8:15 p.m. ET on Friday before NASCAR chose to postpone shortly after threatening weather cut qualifying short through two of three rounds . The race will be televised on NBCSN, with radio coverage on PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. 4 Toyota, owned by NASCAR Cup regular Kyle Busch , was soon back in front 40 laps later and spent much of the 225-mile race holding off a slew of pursuers for his third victory this season and fifth of his career.

Sports Kagiso Rabada suspended for second Test against England
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada suspended for second Test against England

South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada will miss next week s Test against England after his verbal abuse of Ben Stokes during the series opener at Lord s, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced. Rabada had previously received a 50 per cent fine and three demerit points in the fourth One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Cape Town on 8 February 2017.

Sports WaPo: FBI investigated Bobby Knight groping complaints at spy agency
Author: 0 WaPo: FBI investigated Bobby Knight groping complaints at spy agency

One woman alleged that Knight greeted her by putting his hands on the side of her chest and hoisting her off the ground. The woman has filed a discrimination complaint against NGA director Robert Cardillo, who she said "had chosen his friendship with Bobby Knight over my psychological welfare".

Sports Kesha cried her way through studio sessions for new album Rainbow
Author: 0 Kesha cried her way through studio sessions for new album Rainbow

Gottwald has long denied those claims. Kesha's last album was 2012's " Warrior ". Kesha's highly anticipated comeback album, Rainbow , was written during her court battle, which she admits was a dark time in her life. The singer also submits a motion in an attempt to pause litigation happening in NY, so that the case in California can continue. The collaboration came about previous year when the local favourites were approached for a recording session with Ryan Lewis in Sydney while he ...

Sports Should Antonio Conte be angry with Chelsea's transfer dealings?
Author: 0 Should Antonio Conte be angry with Chelsea's transfer dealings?

Romelu Lukaku had been initially identified as the flawless fit to replace Diego Costa , but United appear to hold the advantage in the player's pursuit after having agreed on a transfer fee with Everton. They haven't fallen in Chelsea's favor so far this summer. It's added in the same report that Ruben Loftus-Cheek is believed to have had talks with Newcastle United over a loan move next season too, as with the expected arrival of Tiemoue Bakayoko, these two homegrown stars will be the ...