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Olympic gymnast accuses TSA agents of making

Olympic gymnast accuses TSA agents of making "sexist" comments

Here's what she says happened next. A man replied, "I don't see any muscles" before continuing to stare at Raisman, who turned 23 on Thursday. "I am so sick of this judgmental generation", Raisman tweeted. "You feel like you can't even walk up the stairs, it's just pushing yourself until you feel like you can't do it anymore". Raisman didn't say where or when the airport exchange took place. Read More

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as all-time National Basketball Association playoff scoring leader

Despite the fact that the Cavaliers have handily defeated the Celtics in all other games, Golden State will assuredly be watching that Game 3 footage and figuring out what worked against LeBron and his Cavs that night. The team went undefeated against the Portland Trail Blazers and Utah Jazz as well and won all but two of their games by more than 10 points. He entered the contest needing 28 points to pass Jordan and finished with a game-high 35 points for a total of 5,995. Read More

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#WalkersWave stunt BACKFIRES, leaves Gary Lineker 'posing' with Jimmy Savile, Josef Fritzl

#WalkersWave stunt BACKFIRES, leaves Gary Lineker 'posing' with Jimmy Savile, Josef Fritzl

Gary Lineker responded to the incident writing: "Had an unusual day in some very odd company". Lineker and Joseph Stalin(Picture: Twitter/Walkers Crisps)Lineker and Harold Shipman(Picture: Twitter/Walkers Crisps)Lineker and Fred West(Picture: Twitter/Walkers Crisps)Lineker and the "why tho" meme(Picture: Twitter/Walkers Crisps)Lineker and Adam Johnson(Picture: Twitter/Walkers Crisps)And, inevitably... Read More

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Manchester United 'want Alvaro Morata in David de Gea deal'

Manchester United 'want Alvaro Morata in David de Gea deal'

Los Blancos have been linked with a move for De Gea regularly over the past few seasons and the goalkeeper was on the brink of a transfer to Old Trafford in 2015 before a deal fell throughout on deadline day. Marca also suggested that Morata is keen to finally be able to play under Blues boss Antonio Conte, the man who signed him for the Bianconeri but left the club before the Spanish attacker arrived in Turin. Read More

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Departing Leeds United boss in-line to takeover at rival Championship club

Departing Leeds United boss in-line to takeover at rival Championship club

Garry Monk will find himself near the top of Watford owner Gino Pozzo's shortlist to be Watford head coach should he miss out on first-choice Marco Silva. 'Following that meeting yesterday Garry's agent requested that the option was not exercised and his resignation was received this morning. "We are shocked and disappointed by Garry's decision but his resignation has been reluctantly accepted by chairman Andrea Radrizzani", the club said in a statement on Thursday. Read More

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Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism'

After the final whistle, Jose Mourinho urged his players to hold up three fingers to represent the number of trophies he had won in his first season with Manchester United . Mourinho's pragmatism paid off but he finished the season a place lower than his predecessor and kissing a trophy he had previously derided; United fans were entitled to expect more from the most expensively assembled squad in history. Read More

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Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of final

Wenger is in his 21st year at Arsenal . But Wenger, who is expected to start with Petr Cech in goal against his old club, may have no choice if Mustafi does not recover in time. We have nobody at the end of their contract. "He is under contract until 2018". Arsenal's injury crisis ahead of their FA Cup final clash with Chelsea has deepened after Kieran Gibbs was rated as a doubt with a thigh strain. Read More

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Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

Viktor Stalberg, the only other Cup victor on the team (2013 with Chicago), and Alex Burrows also relayed their advice on handling everything that Game 6 would bring. Kunitz one-timed a pass from Conor Sheary in tight to make it 1-0 at 9:55 of the second period. Crosby is tied for 25th in National Hockey League history with 156 career playoff points and he sits only four points from matching a Gordie Howe-led trio of four for 20th spot. Read More

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Predators just one NHL team winning thanks to its Swedes

Chris Kunitz scored his second goal of the game at 5:09 of the second overtime and Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray , playing on his 23rd birthday, stopped 27 of 29 Senators shots. That probably means little for this Game 7 against the Sens, even less so given how forceful he's grown over the course of the series. And now it's the 16th-seeded Nashville Predators , who lost their No. Read More

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr unsure about coaching in Finals

EDT. His three year contract with the San Antonio Spurs is about to expire. The Golden State Warriors swept the San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 win Monday night, cruising to their third straight NBA Finals. Without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker , they were simply outmanned. "When you lose by an average of 20 points per game in the last three games, you look at them in the eyes and say, 'Congratulations, man, you beat us fair and square". Read More

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Arsene Wenger unsure if Wembley will be final farewell

Arsene Wenger unsure if Wembley will be final farewell

The Chilean limped off during Arsenal's final game of the season, a 3-1 win over Everton on Sunday, but Wenger has allayed injury fears ahead of the Wembley clash despite the player needing further tests on his fitness. He added: "First of all we are lucky to have him here". "It was a different game [away] and we perhaps let individuals have a bit too much space". Read More

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Tennis legend Margaret Court boycotts Quantas Airlines because CEO supports gay marriage

Tennis legend Margaret Court boycotts Quantas Airlines because CEO supports gay marriage

Earlier today, Margaret Court penned an open letter stating that she would no longer be flying Qantas because of the airlines support for same-sex marriage. "I am disappointed that Qantas has become an active promoter of same-sex marriage". She spoke out a day after Court announced she will stop using Qantas "where possible" in protest at the airline's promotion of same-sex marriage. Read More

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Irving steps up to carry Cavs

Cleveland Cavaliers set up their third straight NBA Finals appearance against Golden State Warriors with a dominant 135-102 win over Boston Celtics . The Cavaliers, who rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat the Warriors in last year's finals , set an National Basketball Association record in winning their 13th straight playoff series closeout game. Read More

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JR Smith: LeBron James Must 'Play Confident' in Game 4

The 6-foot-8, 250-pounder played the entire fourth period and did not score. As good as he was on the court, the Celtics have to be kicking themselves for not doing more with the time James on the bench in the second quarter which in hindsight, was among the bigger factors in them now returning home facing elimination as opposed to being tied at two games apiece in this series . Read More

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Spurs' Kawhi Leonard questionable for Game 3

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard questionable for Game 3

He didn't break a bone or tear a ligament or do anything that would seem to be serious, so again it was easy to say he could be back for Game 3 . The Golden State Warriors did just that for their ailing coach watching from the locker room, and left Gregg Popovich questioning and criticizing his Spurs players for a lack of belief and feeling sorry for themselves without injured superstar Kawhi Leonard . Read More

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Liverpool's James Milner targets trophies after top-four finish

Liverpool's James Milner targets trophies after top-four finish

The fans have been divided over whether Wenger should stay on when his contract expires in the summer and there have been protests against him since the season began to unravel with the home defeat by Watford on 31 January. "I would have liked to have played more", Sturridge added of the just completed campaign, "but I am grateful to the club for the opportunities and the manager has been really nice to me". Read More

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United's financial muscle may prove too much for Ajax

Jose Mourinho pretty much put his eggs in the basket of the Europa League some time ago, and the Manchester United boss will be considered a success if he sees off Ajax . That in itself is a good enough reason to beat Ajax in United's 64th game of the season to re-join Europe's elite. That match-winning display was his best performance in a role he has grown into during the season and relished. Read More

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FA Cup Final win won't disguise poor season, says Welbeck

FA Cup Final win won't disguise poor season, says Welbeck

Liverpool had little time to celebrate the return of Champions League football to Anfield before the squad departed for Australia yesterday to play in a post-season friendly linked to the club's 125th anniversary. "We have to concentrate to train hard every day to be in the best shape to play this final", he said. "A club works when everybody does their job and we live in a society where everybody has an opinion and what moves society forward is when we work and not talk too much". Read More

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Maeda rallies Dodgers to 7-3 win over Cardinals

Maeda rallies Dodgers to 7-3 win over Cardinals

Then, the Japanese right-hander rallied Los Angeles to a 7-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night in the series finale. Ariel Miranda (4-2) allowed two runs, three hits and three walks in five innings. Leake (5-2) struck out five and walked none while allowing an earned run. The hitters have him plenty of offense with Kolten Wong starting the scoring with a two-run single off Rich Hill. Read More

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Man Utd captain Rooney: I have lots of offers

Man Utd captain Rooney: I have lots of offers

You can say it's a trophy but also it's a Champions League spot. "(United were) very efficient, defended very well. 'Other players are in really good form and deserve to keep their places. "They have turned up in Stockholm, and dug out a result playing the kind of football that is not Manchester United , that's my biggest beef with them". Read More

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Bears Sign Victor Cruz to 1-Year Contract

Bears Sign Victor Cruz to 1-Year Contract

Cruz posted his best seasons in 2011 and 2012, recording a combined 168 catches for 2,628 yards and 19 touchdowns. The two-time 1,000-yard receiver missed nearly two full seasons with a torn patellar tendon and a calf injury, and quickly found himself the team's third wide receiver due to the emergence of Odell Beckham Jr . Read More

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