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Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn gestures as he arrives for the declaration at his constituency in London , Friday, June 9, 2017 . With results showing May's Conservatives have lost their majority in parliament, party members blamed what one called a " just awful" campaign, training their ire on an election team that highlighted the 60-year-old's flaws by sticking doggedly to an agreed script instead of masking her weaknesses.
  • Kyrie Irving, Cavs Fall To Warriors In Game Three

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    The man who was considered the league's best player two years running was not himself in last year's playoffs. While Curry and others may be calm now, my guess is that restraint falls by the wayside if or when the final buzzer in the Warriors' fourth win sounds.
  • French Open semifinals: Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem

    French Open semifinals: Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem

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    That was plenty evident in the final warm-up event before the French Open , when Thiem beat Rafael Nadal (his next opponent in Paris ), 6-4, 6-3. The quarterfinal match between fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina and No. 3 Simona Halep at the French Open is going into a third set. He needed four sets to get past Andrey Kuznetsov and Martin Klizan in the first two rounds.
  • Predators unravel, face elimination after Game 5 blowout in Pittsburgh

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    Rinne has allowed 11 goals on 45 shots in seven periods of play during the Stanley Cup Final in Pittsburgh . The victor goes on to win the Stanley Cup 70 percent of the time. "You have to find the point of when a player is healthy enough to get back in the lineup and when they're not healthy enough to get back and be able to contribute and play at a level that is needed right now at this point in the season", said Laviolette.
  • Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

    Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

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    In the mixed doubles, Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski reached the final, beating third seeds Edouard Roger-Vasselin and Andrea Hlavackova 7-5, 6-3. Bacsinszky and Ostapenko traded breaks early in the opening set, with Bacsinszky leading 2-1. The 12-time Grand Slam champion last left Paris with his most cherished win to date .
  • Qatar FM speeks with US Secretary of State

    Qatar FM speeks with US Secretary of State

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    Kuwait's Emir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, urged Qatar's Emir on Monday to calm tensions with allies and refrain from escalating the diplomatic rift among Gulf Arab states, according to the Kuwait News Agency. As the shockwaves of the Qatar diplomatic crisis that has engulfed the region continue to spread, the question is now about how Doha should respond.
  • Who will be celebrating after French Open semi-final?

    Who will be celebrating after French Open semi-final?

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    A three-hour delay ensued - the French Open is the lone grand slam without a roof, though that will finally change in 2020 - the type that can so often switch momentum in matches. "I'm really happy to play here, it's an awesome tournament". It will be really great to play here when it will be my birthday. Men's singles title favorites Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had to wait one more day for setting up their highly anticipated clash in the semifinals as their quarter-final matches ...
  • Teenager rallies to knock out Wozniacki

    Teenager rallies to knock out Wozniacki

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    But she will now get the opportunity to win the French Open when she competes in Saturday's final. In the second set the match was suspended on 1-all break point for Bacsinszky . Against Wozniacki , a two-time U.S. Open runner-up, Ostapenko sent shots toward the lines and put them right where she wanted often enough to deliver 38 winners 32 more than her defensive-minded opponent.
  • Pens aim to get back on track at home

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    Bryan Rust scored 6:43 into the first period, beating Pekka Rinne on a backhander while driving toward the net. He skated in on Rinne , holding the puck, faking a slap shot and then slipping one past the goalie for his eighth goal and 24th point of the playoffs.
  • Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs 118-113 in Game 3

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    They could be forgiven if they were unaware. And with a win in Game 4 on Friday night, Golden State can exorcise those haunting demons from previous year when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers . "It's not over. This was a insane game, anything can happen". It wasn't our smartest game that we have played all year, but it was maybe our toughest in terms of our ability to just hang in there.