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And baseball's best team responded to the defibrillator Tuesday night, using an unlikely and enthralling ninth-inning comeback to snatch a 6-5 victory in Game 4 of their National League Division Series, finally inducing the last breath from a Giants team that always seemed to have one more.
  • Study questions value of mammograms, breast cancer screening Overdiagnosis issue?

    Study questions value of mammograms, breast cancer screening Overdiagnosis issue?

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    A mother of four, grandmother of three, great-grandmother to six and a breast cancer survivor, Lincoln spends her free time volunteering at the Lexington Museum on the Bay. And, Brawley said, you see poor girls who eat these type of diets have a higher incidence of breast cancer . Cancer is a sensitive subject for many, so when students on campus were asked if they have lost a family member or friend to the disease, the answer was shown on their faces before the words could leave their ...
  • Leicester City vs FC Copenhagen

    Leicester City vs FC Copenhagen

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    Players were sold against his wishes, the team was not clicking and eventually he was sacked in January 2013 as the Midlands side went on to be relegated to League One. Before I got the chance to turn it around I was sacked. Repeating the victory in the reverse fixture in two weeks in Copenhagen will guarantee a top-two finish for Leicester in Group G and secure passage to the round of 16.
  • Buffon inspires 10-man Juve to win over Lyon

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    Overall this will be a intriguing fixture. Lyon have lost five of their last seven Champions League games (W2). Back Juventus to win 2-1 this week at 15/2 with bet365. An injury crisis and a tactical re-working had given Lyon a comfortable 3-0 win in their last European encounter, but the Italian champions must surely provide sterner resistance than Dinamo Zagreb .
  • Real Madrid aim for goal fest as Leicester look to stay flawless

    Real Madrid aim for goal fest as Leicester look to stay flawless

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    French official Ruddy Buquet has been chosen to referee the match between Real Madrid and Legia Warsaw in the third round of the Champions League group stage at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday. "Hey (at) Cristiano , congratulations on scoring another goal!" But Zidane was still, somewhat in vain, trying to make out that it is too close to call between his side and the Polish champions - who lost 6-0 at home to Borussia Dortmund recently.
  • Curt Schilling rips 'selfish' Trevor Bauer for drone injury

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    If there's one thing that could make the Blue Jays feel a little better about seeing the 2014 Cy Young victor it's the fact Kluber is pitching on three days rest for the first time in his career. After Bauer left with two down in the first, the final 25 Toronto outs were distributed as follows among the Cleveland relievers: four each for Dan Otero and Jeff Manship, three for Zach McAllister, five each for Bryan Shaw and Cody Allen, and four for Andrew Miller.
  • Barcelona vs Manchester City

    Barcelona vs Manchester City

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    Guardiola and Koeman were together at the Camp Nou and played in Johan Cruyff's "Dream Team" when they won four La Liga titles and the Champions League. "Away, it will be especially tough, a challenge, but I can say we are definitely not scared". I know what they will do tomorrow, and I know what I want to do.
  • Pence says GOP ticket will 'absolutely' accept vote outcome

    Pence says GOP ticket will 'absolutely' accept vote outcome

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    Trump has apologies for the comments, and nine women have since come forward to say Trump acted inappropriately with them. Asked for comment in light of Trump's remarks, the office of Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan vouched for the integrity of the U.S.
  • Governor signs bill clearing way for NFL stadium in Vegas

    Governor signs bill clearing way for NFL stadium in Vegas

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    Nevada's Republican Governor Brian Sandoval, who created SNTIC in 2015 and vociferously supports public financing for the new stadium, is expected to make the deal official with his signature today. Cheerleaders shook pompoms and a marching band launched into "Viva Las Vegas" after Sandoval inked the deal. What could get awkward is if Vegas isn't ready for the Raiders by 2019.
  • Neymar to sign contract extension with Barcelona until 2021

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    Javier Mascherano has signed a new three-year contract with Barcelona , extending his stay until 2019. Neymar and his father, who acts as his agent, are likely to face trial for fraud in Spain in a case into alleged irregularities regarding his transfer from Santos to Barcelona .
  • Cam Newton to start Sunday barring setback

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    Worley (21): Has played in five games with one start . -Finally- will Cam Newton and running back Jonathan Stewart return for the Panthers after sitting out Monday Night Football? Newton declined interview requests on Thursday. The Saints are tied for 28th with just 81.8 yards per game, but Ingram could be a key with his ability to pound the ball inside - a strength of the Panthers defense because of the presence of middle linebacker Luke Kuechly.
  • Nats' season ends with bad decisions in NLDS Game 5 loss

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    The Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League Championship Series looked sexy a week ago, but given the events of the past few days, especially with what happened Thursday night in Game 5 at Nationals Park, several more layers of intrigue have been added.
  • Bayern held again in Bundesliga, now 3 games without a win

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    Bayern's first opportunity to respond will come in the Champions League at home to PSV on Wednesday. Bayern failed to make their extra man count and conceded again 12 minutes from time when Chandler drove the ball across goal and Marco Fabian used his chest to divert the ball past Neuer.
  • Vols Report: Alabama Game Week Begins

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    The Vols and Florida Gators are now tied for the top spot in the SEC East division with 2-1 conference records . There's good reason for their lack of caring, as the game was played on January 2, 2014. ArDarius Stewart led in receiving with 120 yards in five catches while Harris had 60 yards and a touchdown in two catches. Another week of madness went down, but the SEC didn't experience much of it.
  • Raina ruled out of first ODI against New Zealand

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    MS Dhoni will be back to lead the side and he will take over the reins from Virat Kohli. Except, the team's captain and his deputy weren't the ones doing the batting. "I am looking forward to the ODI series". Among the bowlers, Trent Boult will begin the series as the leading bowler in the ODI formats while Axar Patel, who is ranked 14th, will be India's highest ranked bowler in the absence of Ravichandran Ashwin.
  • Lindor homers as Indians race past Jays 2-0 in ALCS opener

    Lindor homers as Indians race past Jays 2-0 in ALCS opener

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    The Blue Jays finished with seven hits, six of them singles. The starting pitching matchups should be very competitive, after Game 1, where the Jays have Marco Estrada (3.48 ERA) vs. Miller relishes the role. Now it's the battle between two AL teams getting into the championship round with similar ranks offensively and defensively.
  • Rickie Fowler goes viral for Ryder Cup celebration photo

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    Facing a three-point deficit, European captain Darren Clarke opted for a final-day strategy created to put early pressure on the Americans. That U.S. team is considered the best team ever assembled with 11 major champions. Johnson played bogey-free, and his third birdie of the match on the 15th to win. One of the changes from the Ryder Cup Task Force that Europe mocked was to spread out the captain's picks until the very end.
  • Beckham keeps cool, gets 1st touchdown catch in Giants loss

    Beckham keeps cool, gets 1st touchdown catch in Giants loss

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    The Giants lost 23-16 to the Green Bay Packers at MetLife Stadium. Rodgers and the Pack make Lambeau a hard place to play for anyone, and a team led by rookies will be in for a first time experience. It should be taken as a sign that he is not going to let the last couple of weeks change who he is, which is a good thing. We're playing some coverages where it'll take a little time for something things to develop.
  • AD: LSU won't lose Nov. 19 home game to play at Florida

    AD: LSU won't lose Nov. 19 home game to play at Florida

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    Dodging the game? Wow. "How anyone can even think that way is beyond me". No makeup date has been announced. One of the best players out of the 2015 recruiting class might turn out to be one of the lowest rated coming out of high school. "Our fans and this city deserve to have a home game on that day", Alleva said Monday. In order to compensate for any funky math that would come up with Georgia and LSU playing one less conference game than anyone else, Alleva suggested determining champions ...
  • England Win ODI Series to End Bangladesh's Home Run

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    Put into bat in Chittagong , Bangladesh had posted a strong 277-6 on the back of a string of top order cameos and Mushfiqur Rahim's unbeaten 67 down the order. The leg-spinner checked the home side's progress in the middle overs but England knew they faced a tricky total in spin-friendly conditions. First bilateral ODI series loss for Bangladesh at home after six consecutive ODI series win since November 2014.
  • Westbrook on KD's 'selfless' comments: 'Cute'

    Westbrook on KD's 'selfless' comments: 'Cute'

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    Russell Westbrook is pretty exhausted of having to answer questions about his former teammate, Kevin Durant , and his new super-team, the Golden State Warriors. "Just FYI. So, I'm not taking about it no more", he concluded. A reporter couldn't resist relaying those comments to Westbrook on Thursday. However, at media day, Westbrook disagreed, saying the two haven't spoken since Durant's departure.
  • Dodgers name Hill their NLDS Game 5 starter vs. Nationals

    Dodgers name Hill their NLDS Game 5 starter vs. Nationals

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    The game starts at 8:08 p.m.at Nats' Park and playoff games tend to last close to four hours. In Major League Baseball playoffs, the LA Dodgers were facing elimination at home to the Washington Nationals who came into Dodgers stadium with a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five NLDS.