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Harry Kane signs new six-year contract as Tottenham smash wage ceiling

Harry Kane signs new six-year contract as Tottenham smash wage ceiling

Harry Kane has signed a new six‑year contract at Tottenham Hotspur worth up to £200,000 a week including bonuses as the club’s chairman, Daniel Levy, dramatically raised the wage ceiling of the ...

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How the Capitals’ many close calls added up to a big Stanley Cup victory

How the Capitals' many close calls added up to a big Stanley Cup victory

First thing’s first: The Las Vegas Golden Knights were close. No Stanley Cup final series can be reduced to mere millimeters, but when so many small distances conspire to create such a large difference, ...

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Sloane Stephens happy to avoid talk of pressure before French Open final

Sloane Stephens happy to avoid talk of pressure before French Open final

When young athletes on the rise get close to a big moment they can turn into robots, as if erecting an invisible wall to avert all unwanted distractions that might ...

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Triple Crown hopeful Justify readies for run at history, but it won’t be easy

Triple Crown hopeful Justify readies for run at history, but it won't be easy

or a century it’s been regarded as perhaps the most difficult task in American sports: winning three prestigious races at three different distances in three different states over a five-week ...

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Rogue Baltimore police unit ringleader Wayne Jenkins sentenced

Rogue Baltimore police unit ringleader Wayne Jenkins sentenced

The leader of a rogue Baltimore police unit sobbed as he was sentenced to 25 years in prison in a corruption scandal prosecutors called “breathtaking”. Ex-police sergeant Wayne Earl Jenkins ...

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Kremlin, responding to Trump, says attending G7 not a priority

Kremlin, responding to Trump, says attending G7 not a priority

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, on US President Donald Trump’s remark that Russia should be attending a Group of Seven (G7) nations meeting, said: “Russia is focused on other formats, apart from ...

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Lavrov, Pompeo could meet in August in Singapore

Lavrov, Pompeo could meet in August in Singapore

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov could meet the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in August in Singapore, according to a source at the Russian Foreign Ministry. However, the source ...

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Donald Trump tired of Theresa May’s ‘school mistress’ tone

Donald Trump tired of Theresa May’s ‘school mistress’ tone

US President Donald Trump has grown tired of Theresa May’s “school mistress” tone, the president’s allies say amid fears that the pair will not hold talks in Canada. Trump is said ...

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Anthony Bourdain, celebrity chef and CNN host, dead in apparent suicide at 61

Anthony Bourdain, celebrity chef and CNN host, dead in apparent suicide at 61

 Anthony Bourdain, the TV celebrity and food writer who hosted CNN’s “Parts Unknown,” was found dead in his hotel room Friday in France while working on his series on culinary ...

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Trump asks if Canada burnt down White House in call with PM

Trump asks if Canada burnt down White House in call with PM

Canadians have reacted with dismay to reports US President Donald Trump questioned whether Canada burned down the White House during a call with the country’s leader, Justin Trudeau. British forces ...

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