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Monday, Jun 18

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Barry Trotz resigns as Washington Capitals coach days after Stanley Cup win

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Barry Trotz has resigned as coach of the Washington Capitals after leading them to the Stanley Cup.

20

Croatia sends World Cup player home for refusing to play in Nigeria match

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Croatia sent forward Nikola Kalinić home Monday after he refused to take the pitch during the team's opening World Cup match.

19

FIFA opens disciplinary case against Mexico over fans' alleged anti-gay chant at World Cup match

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FIFA, the governing body of world soccer, opened disciplinary proceedings against Mexico after its fans allegedly chanted an anti-gay slur during the team's opening World Cup match.

18

Widely mocked Cristiano Ronaldo bust replaced at Portugal airport

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A widely mocked bronze bust of soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo was replaced with a new sculpture at Madeira Airport in Portugal on Friday.

15

Major League Baseball sees a sharp drop in attendance

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League-wide attendance of 27,328 per game is down 6.6% from this time last year

08

US soccer star's 'My Other Team Is Mexico' ad kicks up outrage

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An American soccer star is attracting criticism – from fans and former teammates alike -- for appearing in a Wells Fargo ad that encourages U.S. fans to root for Mexico in the World Cup.

Sunday, Jun 17

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Brooks Koepka wins second straight US Open

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Brooks Koepka became the first man in 29 years to win back-to-back U.S. Open titles Sunday as he shot a 2-under 68 to hold off hard-charging Englishman Tommy Fleetwood by one stroke at Shinnecock Hills.

20

Video shows jockey and horse falling, going on to win race

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Amazed steeplechase racing fans in New Zealand watched a jockey and his horse win a race on Saturday after surviving a terrifying fall.

19

Mexico pulls off World Cup upset, stuns defending champions Germany in opening match

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Mexico has stunned defending champions Germany in their opening game at the 2018 World Cup.

17

Streaker gets abruptly tackled at Canadian football game

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A man who attempted to streak across the field at a Canadian football game on Saturday quickly learned the hard way he should have stayed in the stands.

11

At World Cup, Germany to start title defense with rematch against Mexico

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The teams will clash Sunday at Moscow's vast Luzhniki Stadium in one of the biggest draws of the group stage.

10

At US Open, Mickelson penalized for swatting moving ball with putter

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Phil Mickelson intentionally hit a moving putt on the 13th green Saturday, then asked the USGA to explain the ruling after hearing suggestions he should be disqualified from the U.S. Open.

Saturday, Jun 16

20

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. raped or attempted to rape older women: court documents

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Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow raped or attempted to rape older women, court documents stated.

19

Legendary sportscaster Jim Gray elected to Boxing Hall of Fame

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Jim Gray, the legendary sportscaster and Fox News contributor, has been inducted into the Boxing Hall of Fame alongside former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko.

15

World Cup history made as VAR technology is used for the first time to award France a penalty

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History has been made at the World Cup as VAR technology was used for the first time to award a penalty to France during their match against Australia.

Friday, Jun 15

20

Iranian fans unfurl banner at World Cup demanding home country allow women to sporting events

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Iranian fans during Friday’s match against Morocco unfurled a banner protesting the country’s ban on women attending soccer matches back home.

19

Cristiano Ronaldo offers to pay $21M to avoid jail in tax evasion case

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Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo reached a deal with Spanish tax authorities to “serve” two years in prison and pay a $21.8 million fine in a tax evasion case, Spanish newspapers reported Friday

18

Los Angeles Lakers ask young stars to tone down social media 'feud': report

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The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly asked second-year stars Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma to “tone down” their social media antics following a rap track Ball released about Kuzma earlier this week.

Uruguay opens World Cup with win thanks to heartbreak header from Jose Gimenez

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Uruguay’s Jose Gimenez delivered an 89th minute heartbreak header to put his team up 1-0 over Egypt and eventually win the match Friday.

17

Tom Brady tells Oprah the Patriots had ‘healthy conversations’ about national anthem protests

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Tom Brady explained to Oprah Winfrey how his team the New England Patriots handled the national anthem protests last season.

Russia opens World Cup with Saudi Arabia shutout

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Vladimir Putin craves sporting glory, and he got another taste of it in the opening match of the World Cup

15

Trump gives his thanks after US-led bid wins right to host 2026 World Cup

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President Trump on Friday sent his thanks to everyone who congratulated him on bringing the 2026 World Cup to the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

14

No team, but US still present at World Cup with 2 referees

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While the United States is missing from soccer's showcase for the first time since 1986, it is the only nation with two referees working the tournament.

12

Former football fullback set to become a Franciscan nun

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A former bone-crushing fullback in a women’s professional league is set to take her final vows in Ohio later this month to become a Franciscan nun.

11

MLB says it removed viral video of Terry Collins heated dispute with umpire from Internet

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Major League Baseball announced on Thursday to purge a viral video showing former New York Mets manager Terry Collins within kissing distance of an umpire during an expletive-laced rant that gave fans a glimpse into the sheer emotion of…

06

Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. arrested on rape charges

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Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. has been arrested on charges of rape and other sex crimes on the day he was to appear in court on an unrelated burglary charge.

Thursday, Jun 14

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Robbie Williams makes vulgar gesture during World Cup opening ceremony performance

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British pop star Robbie Williams surprised audience members after he gave the middle finger to the cameras while performing at the World Cup on Thursday.

18

Raccoon that made daring climb up Minnesota tower to be honored at baseball game

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A raccoon that caused a frenzy on social media earlier this week will receive its own promotional night, an independent league baseball team announced Wednesday.

17

World Cup schedule, how to watch and other things to know

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The 2018 World Cup kicks off on June 14, much to the anticipation of 32 teams, more than 700 players and a countless number of fans.

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World Cup contender Iceland emerges as 2018's Cinderella story: What to know about the team

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Iceland defeated Kosovo in October 2017 in the European Championship to solidify its spot in the 2018 World Cup, becoming the smallest team to do so.