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It could have happened if Rahul Kannoly's first half stoppage time volley had not hit the post. Twice world champions in 1991 and 1995, the Starlets started the competition slowly with a lone goal victory over Colombia before losing to the United States of America by the same margin, but now they must raise their game against the host team, considered to be the weakest in group A.
  • Muhammad Ali Enterprises sues Fox for $30 million

    Muhammad Ali Enterprises sues Fox for $30 million

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    Last year, soccer great Pele filed a similar $30 million lawsuit against the electronics company Samsung. The lawsuit continues, "Throughout the video, it refers to and depicts Ali, following him through his boxing career and highlighting his controversies and personal achievements, including his principled stance as a conscientious objector and his lighting the torch at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta".
  • Girls take over the world for International Day of the Girl

    Girls take over the world for International Day of the Girl

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    Young girls will take lead of the talk programmes at 300 community radios under "Because I am a Girl" initiative, a global movement of Plan International in coordination with Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (ACORAB). Girls have already changed the world for the better, and this generation has the power to magnify that change. "At home, we are supporting schools and early childhood education, health care, and jobs and skills training - and these investments help girls and young ...
  • Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho on Ballon d'Or shortlist

    Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho on Ballon d'Or shortlist

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    Coutinho has risen to the fore on Merseyside in recent years, and attracted serious interest from Spanish giants Barcelona over the summer. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu recently suggested that the club would not make a new attempt to sign him in January due to the Reds' high demands.
  • ALDS: Why the Cleveland Indians need Edwin Encarnacion in Game 5

    ALDS: Why the Cleveland Indians need Edwin Encarnacion in Game 5

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    After preventing a three-game sweep with a 1-0 win Sunday night, the wild-card Yankees will start CC Sabathia against his original team in Game 5 on Wednesday. He was removed with an 8-3 cushion in Game 2 at Cleveland after only 77 pitches. "So I bet you he's OK". And here they are, these Yankees, who have staved off elimination three times in the past week.
  • Italy in Nations League top tier

    Italy in Nations League top tier

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    The other 43 European nations will be spread across three other Leagues B , C and D - the group winners will be promoted to replace the nations finishing bottom of Leagues A , B and C for the next Nations League which begins in September 2020.
  • Michael Jordan Donates $7 Million to the Charlotte Community

    Michael Jordan Donates $7 Million to the Charlotte Community

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    According to NBC affiliate WMBF, the clinics will serve some of the most at-risk and underserved communities in Charlotte and are expected to open in late 2020. "The gift will remove barriers to high-quality health care in some of the most vulnerable communities". Novant estimated that over five years the clinics will care for nearly 35,000 children and adults, with the potential to decrease emergency room use by 68% and decrease hospitalization by 37%.
  • Common Thinks Dalls Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Slave Owner Mentality

    Common Thinks Dalls Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Slave Owner Mentality

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    I would ask anybody to look at my record relative to what I say I'm going to do, and go from there". Dolphins owner Stephen Ross also spoke out against players who kneel, saying Sunday, "I think it's incumbent upon the players today, because of how the public is looking at it, is to stand and salute the flag".
  • Michael Bisping Relentlessly Attacked Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217 Press Conference

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    Pierre are expected to be attendance, as are the participants in the card's other two title fights, Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Rose Namajunas. But I don't challenge guys who compete in lower weight classes. "So, one time I've been offered the fight (with Silva) is when I stopped fighting after my fight with Hendricks", St-Pierre said.
  • Golden Knights Make Regular-Season Debut Tuesday

    Golden Knights Make Regular-Season Debut Tuesday

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    We are the team to Las Vegas and it will be the first event since the tragedy. Surely a lot of tears, too, because emotions are still very raw. Foley, who made his fortune in title insurance, has paid for the development costs of USA $ 500 million to the National Hockey League to provide a team to its city of adoption.
  • Not just Diwali, what's SC plan for other periods?

    Not just Diwali, what's SC plan for other periods?

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    It is a widely celebrated festival across India and the biggest for the Hindus . Millions of people who love celebrating Diwali by burning firecrackers on the festival were jolted after the Supreme Court on Monday ordered to continue the ban on sale of firecrackers on Diwali in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR).
  • Aldean Makes Surprise Appearance On SNL, Returns To Road

    Aldean Makes Surprise Appearance On SNL, Returns To Road

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    The couple apparently were in town to meet with victims. Aldean's wife, Brittany Aldean, opened up about the surreal experience on Monday. 'So I want to say to them: We hurt for you. "Thank you for today". "We will never forget", said the mother-to-be, who is expecting a baby boy in December. 'Together we will heal, together we will help the victims and their families.
  • Houston Astros at Boston Red Sox ALDS Game 4

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    With Cody Bellinger driving in runs and Yu Darvish and the bullpen preventing them, the Dodgers completed their three-game sweep of the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile on Monday with a 3-1 victory over the D-backs at Chase Field to reach the NL Championship Series presented by Camping World for the second consecutive year.
  • Chris Sale available out of bullpen in Game 3

    Chris Sale available out of bullpen in Game 3

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    His teams were 7-1 in those games, winning each of the last three. When Pedroia struck out in that second inning with two Red Sox aboard, he slammed his bat to the ground in disgust. Despite knowing that, the Sox started Pomeranz in Game 2 and why not? But Pomeranz was rocked by the Astros on Friday. Houston pounced on Pomeranz and friends for two more in the third before a dam-breaking, four-run rally in the sixth ended any suspense.
  • Philadelphia Eagles injury report: Fletcher Cox returns to practice; Smallwood, Johnson don't

    Philadelphia Eagles injury report: Fletcher Cox returns to practice; Smallwood, Johnson don't

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    The Panthers have wins over the San Francisco 49ers, the Buffalo Bills, the New England Patriots and the Detroit Lions. The Eagles have already beaten two of their three division rivals and won two of their three games on the road. The Chargers' Dave Kocourek reached 175 yards on just three catches in a game vs. Buffalo on December 10, 1961. Fletcher Cox was listed as a full participant on the Eagles' injury report Tuesday, a positive sign as the Pro Bowl defensive tackle has missed ...