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 2020-06-17 06:05 

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World 100m champion Coleman faces suspension after new missed test...

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman is facing a two-year suspension after revealing on Tuesday he missed a drugs test last December....

 2020-06-17 06:05 

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Vienna man fined 500 euros for deliberate 'massive flatulence'...

Austrian police fined a man 500 euros for loudly breaking wind after officers stopped him earlier this month to check his identity....

 2020-06-17 06:05 

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100 days later: Premier League returns after coronavirus exile...

The Premier League makes its eagerly anticipated return on Wednesday after 100 days in lockdown, with Manchester City's clash against Arsenal taking centre stage at the start of a frenetic dash to finish the season.Relegation-threatened Aston Villa ge...

 2020-06-17 06:04 

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Limpet sticking power down to mucus not muscle...

Limpets -- those coin-sized, suction-cup critters with conical caps -- have had the experts fooled all along....

 2020-06-17 06:04 

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Trump government sues to block ex-aide Bolton's book...

The Trump administration filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to prevent publication of former national security advisor John Bolton's book, which is expected to provide a damning insider portrait of the White House.Bolton, in the book's epilogue, also...

 2020-06-17 05:06 

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Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump issued an order to improve policing Tuesday, calling for a ban on dangerous choke holds, but he stopped well short of demands made at nationwide protests against racism and police brutality.Trump began by announcing he'd just...

 2020-06-17 05:06 

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Trump government sues to block ex-aide Bolton's book...

The Trump administration filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to prevent publication of former national security advisor John Bolton's book, which is expected to provide a damning insider portrait of the White House.Bolton, in the book's epilogue, also...

 2020-06-17 05:04 

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'I'm not Yao Ming': China's first UFC champ Zhang creates own hype...

Zhang Weili retained her UFC title in March in one of the greatest women's fights in MMA history, was then stranded in the United States for six weeks by coronavirus and finally flew back to China in a protective suit and visor.The excitement surround...

 2020-06-17 04:43 

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Steroid breakthrough raises virus hopes, despite China outbreak...

Britain will start giving seriously ill coronavirus patients a basic steroid treatment hailed as a breakthough to help reduce the global pandemic's death toll even as worrying new outbreaks surfaced in China and elsewhere."Dexamethasone is the fir...

 2020-06-17 04:43 

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Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump issued an order to improve policing Tuesday, calling for a ban on dangerous choke holds, but he stopped well short of demands made at nationwide protests against racism and police brutality.Trump began by announcing he'd just...

 2020-06-17 04:12 

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World 100m champion Coleman faces suspension after new missed test...

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman is facing a two-year suspension after revealing on Tuesday he missed a drugs test last December....

 2020-06-17 04:12 

AFP

World 100m champion Coleman faces suspension after new missed test...

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman is facing a two-year suspension after revealing on Tuesday he missed a drugs test last December....

 2020-06-17 04:04 

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'Best in Germany': Bayern clinch eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Robert Lewandowski said Bayern Munich had proved they are the best club in Germany after securing their eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as the Poland striker's first-half volley saw them claim a 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 04:04 

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Barca cruise past Leganes to turn up heat on Real Madrid...

Lionel Messi was rugby tackled and then scored a penalty as Barcelona put the pressure back on Real Madrid by easing to a 2-0 victory over Leganes in La Liga on Tuesday....

 2020-06-17 04:04 

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Steroid breakthrough raises virus hopes, despite China outbreak...

Britain will start giving seriously ill coronavirus patients a basic steroid treatment hailed as a breakthough to help reduce the global pandemic's death toll even as worrying new outbreaks surfaced in China and elsewhere."Dexamethasone is the fir...

 2020-06-17 04:04 

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Barca cruise past Leganes to turn up heat on Real Madrid...

Lionel Messi was rugby tackled and then scored a penalty as Barcelona put the pressure back on Real Madrid by easing to a 2-0 victory over Leganes at an empty Camp Nou on Tuesday....

 2020-06-17 04:02 

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'Best in Germany': Bayern clinch eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Robert Lewandowski said Bayern Munich had proved they are the best club in Germany after securing their eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as the Poland striker's first-half volley saw them claim a 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 04:02 

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India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades...

The long-running border dispute between Asian nuclear powers India and China turned deadly for the first time in nearly half a century after at least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a "violent face-off", the army said Tuesday.But in a statement ...

 2020-06-17 04:02 

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Coman clinches ninth league title at 24...

Three days after turning 24, Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman celebrated winning the ninth league title of his career....

 2020-06-17 03:34 

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'Best in Germany': Bayern clinch eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Robert Lewandowski said Bayern Munich had proved they are the best club in Germany after securing their eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as the Poland striker's first-half volley saw them claim a 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 03:20 

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Bayern win eighth straight Bundesliga, Paderborn relegated...

Bayern Munich were crowned Bundesliga champions on Tuesday for an eighth straight season as Robert Lewandowski's volley secured a 1-0 win at Werder Bremen, while Paderborn were relegated from the top flight in Berlin.Earlier, Borussia Moenchengladbach...

 2020-06-17 03:13 

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Guardiola praises health workers as Premier League relaunches...

Pep Guardiola heaped praise on global healthcare workers as his Manchester City side braced for an avalanche of Premier League games over the coming weeks....

 2020-06-17 03:06 

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Lewandowski misses the fans as Bayern clinch title behind closed doors...

Robert Lewandowski said he hopes Bayern Munich will be able to play in front of their own fans again soon after winning an eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday behind closed doors....

 2020-06-17 02:58 

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Three key players behind Bayern Munich's eighth straight title...

Bayern Munich were crowned German champions for the 30th time in the club's history on Tuesday as the Bavarian giants secured an eighth straight Bundesliga title.Mueller has been back to his very best since being reinstated into the regular starting X...

 2020-06-17 02:55 

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Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump issued an order to improve policing Tuesday, calling for a ban on dangerous choke holds, but he stopped well short of demands made at nationwide protests against racism and police brutality.Trump began by announcing he'd just...

 2020-06-17 02:55 

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India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades...

The long-running border dispute between Asian nuclear powers India and China turned deadly for the first time in nearly half a century after at least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a "violent face-off", the army said Tuesday.But in a statement ...

 2020-06-17 02:41 

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Flick sets Bayern on treble course with Bundesliga title in the bag...

Bayern Munich are German champions yet again, but an eighth consecutive Bundesliga title looked anything but inevitable when Hansi Flick was appointed coach in November.The 55-year-old Flick has notably been rewarded for restoring Thomas Mueller to the st...

 2020-06-17 02:36 

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Bayern win eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Bayern Munich secured an eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as Robert Lewandowski's first-half strike proved enough for a nervy 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 02:36 

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Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump issued an order to improve policing Tuesday, calling for a ban on dangerous choke holds, but he stopped well short of demands made at nationwide protests against racism and police brutality.Trump began by announcing he'd just...

 2020-06-17 02:35 

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Bayern clinch eighth straight Bundesliga title with Bremen win...

Bayern Munich secured their eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as Robert Lewandowski's first-half volley saw them claim a 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 02:23 

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Player unease as US Open to go ahead without fans...

The US Open tennis championships will go ahead as scheduled in August but without spectators, officials confirmed on Tuesday....

 2020-06-17 01:34 

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Bayern win eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Bayern Munich secured an eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as Robert Lewandowski's first-half strike proved enough for a nervy 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 01:28 

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Getafe's Champions League charge falters with Espanyol stalemate...

Getafe dropped more points in the race for Champions League qualification on Tuesday after they failed to break down struggling Espanyol despite their opponents playing most of the 0-0 draw with 10 men....

 2020-06-17 01:27 

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Sagan confirms epic 'Pink and Green' Tour-Giro quest...

Cycling superstar Peter Sagan will race the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia, but will skip the majority of the one-day classics this season, he told a press conference on Tuesday.The former three-time world champion said he may change his mind on...

 2020-06-17 00:37 

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Neil Gorsuch, the US justice behind surprise LGBT ruling...

US Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, the unexpected author of a landmark ruling to protect LGBT workers, was appointed by President Donald Trump to be a reliably conservative voice on the nation's highest court.Carrie Severino, president of the cons...

 2020-06-17 00:37 

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Bayern win eighth straight Bundesliga title...

Bayern Munich secured an eighth straight Bundesliga title on Tuesday as Robert Lewandowski's first-half strike proved enough for a nervy 1-0 win at Werder Bremen....

 2020-06-17 00:23 

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Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump responded to nationwide anger at racism and deadly police violence Tuesday with measures aimed at reforming police forces, including a push to end dangerous choke holds during arrests.Trump began by announcing he'd just met i...

 2020-06-17 00:23 

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Neil Gorsuch, the US justice behind surprise LGBT ruling...

US Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, the unexpected author of a landmark ruling to protect LGBT workers, was appointed by President Donald Trump to be a reliably conservative voice on the nation's highest court.Carrie Severino, president of the cons...

 2020-06-17 00:16 

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Steroid breakthrough raises virus hopes, despite China outbreak...

Britain is to start giving seriously ill coronavirus patients a basic steroid treatment hailed as a "major breakthrough" Tuesday capable of reducing the global pandemic's death toll as worrying new outbreaks surfaced elsewhere."Dexamethaso...

 2020-06-17 00:16 

AFP

Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence...

US President Donald Trump responded to nationwide anger at racism and deadly police violence Tuesday with measures aimed at reforming police forces, including a push to end dangerous choke holds during arrests.Trump began by announcing he'd just met i...

 2020-06-17 00:15 

AFP

Steroid breakthrough raises virus hopes, despite China outbreak...

Britain is to start giving seriously ill coronavirus patients a basic steroid treatment hailed as a "major breakthrough" Tuesday capable of reducing the global pandemic's death toll as worrying new outbreaks surfaced elsewhere."Dexamethaso...

 2020-06-17 00:15 

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India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades...

At least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a "violent face-off" with Chinese forces along the disputed Himalayan frontier, the Indian army said Tuesday, in the deadliest clash between the nuclear-armed neighbours for more than four decades.But in ...

 2020-06-16 23:56 

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Gladbach brush aside Wolfsburg to boost Champions League hopes...

Borussia Moenchengladbach stayed in the hunt for a Champions League berth with an emphatic 3-0 Bundesliga home win over Wolfsburg on Tuesday as midfielder Jonas Hofmann scored twice....

 2020-06-16 23:55 

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Trump signs police reform order to end 'patterns of failure'...

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order on police reforms that he said would deliver "elegant justice" as the nation is roiled by protests over the killing of black citizens by police....

 2020-06-16 23:55 

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India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades...

At least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a "violent face-off" with Chinese forces along the disputed Himalayan frontier, the Indian army said Tuesday, in the deadliest clash between the nuclear-armed neighbours for more than four decades.But in ...

 2020-06-16 23:48 

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North Korea blows up inter-Korean liaison office near border with South...

North Korea blew up an inter-Korean liaison office on its side of the border on Tuesday, triggering broad international condemnation after days of virulent rhetoric from Pyongyang.Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency said Tuesday the liaiso...

 2020-06-16 23:48 

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Trump signs police reform order to end 'patterns of failure'...

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order on police reforms that he said would deliver "elegant justice" as the nation is roiled by protests over the killing of black citizens by police....

 2020-06-16 23:48 

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Gladbach brush aside Wolfsburg to boost Champions League hopes...

Borussia Moenchengladbach stayed in the hunt for a Champions League berth with an emphatic 3-0 Bundesliga home win over Wolfsburg on Tuesday as midfielder Jonas Hofmann scored twice....

 2020-06-16 23:48 

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Dutch cyclist Terpstra air-lifted to hospital: report...

Dutch cyclist Niki Terpstra suffered multiple injuries in a training crash in the Netherlands on Tuesday and was helicoptered to hospital, his wife said....

 2020-06-16 23:44 

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Pandemic pushes Japan geisha to get online...

Japanese geisha "Chacha" sits on her knees with her fingertips neatly placed on the wooden floor, gracefully bowing to an audience sitting not in front of her but miles away, watching online."How have you been at home?" asks Chacha, addres...

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