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In 1789, just six years after the end of the American Revolution, the same feeling was fomenting against the monarchy in France. Hey, McKinney is great, but they don't do much for Bastille Day there. Trump and his wife, first lady Melania Trump , spent two days in Paris . Several highlights of the parade put the United States in the spotlight.
  • Madrid sign Dani Ceballos from Betis

    Madrid sign Dani Ceballos from Betis

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    He will then head to the United States to join his new team-mates on their pre-season tour. Ceballos starred in Spain's run to the final of the European Under-21 Championship, where he was named player of the tournament, and reportedly attracted the attention of both Madrid and Barcelona.
  • Juve, Bonucci a un passo dall'addio: ecco l'offerta del Milan

    Juve, Bonucci a un passo dall'addio: ecco l'offerta del Milan

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    I rossoneri, secondo quanto riportato da Calciomercato .com, sono intenzionati a far partire il centrale azzurro con il resto della squadra per la tournée in Cina . Juventus-Bonucci, i motivi del trasferimento al Milan - Una pace, tra i due, solo di facciata e mitigata dai successi della Juventus nel corso della stagione.
  • Federer into 12th Wimbledon semi-final

    Federer into 12th Wimbledon semi-final

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    Querrey , 29, won 3-6 6-4 6-7 (4-7) 6-1 6-1 to become the first American man to reach a Grand Slam semi-final since Andy Roddick at Wimbledon in 2009. Querrey , seeded 24th, grew in both confidence and stature on Wednesday to sensationally beat the World No. 1 on Centre Court for a place in his first major semi-final.
  • The renaissance of Roger Federer - and the lessons for Murray and Djokovic

    The renaissance of Roger Federer - and the lessons for Murray and Djokovic

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    Federer followed Djokovic on Centre Court and described it as "a tad slippery" after losing his footing during one point in a victory over Mischa Zverev, who also took a tumble. With a victory over Milos Raonic in Wednesday's semi-final, Federer improved his 2017 record to 24 wins and two losses. Before coming to Montreal in early August for the tournament of the Rogers Cup, Raonic will take part in the one in Washington.
  • Garbine Muguruza vs Magdalena Rybarikova: Wimbledon 2017 semi-final preview and prediction

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    Court conditions: Bothered by what he called a "hole" at Centre Court , Novak Djokovic complained about the condition of the grass at Wimbledon on Tuesday. "I've played a lot of finals here", Venus told "BBC Sport". Her finals appearance in 2015 was her only time seeing the Wimbledon final previously. Muguruza certainly shouldn't be discounted, even if Williams might be relieved not to be confronting her sibling, who is pregnant and off the tour.
  • Rays OF Colby Rasmus steps away from baseball

    Rays OF Colby Rasmus steps away from baseball

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    We are thankful for his contributions to our team". He signed a one-year, $5 million contract with the Rays before this season. Rasmus was having a good season until mid-June, when he began experiencing pain in the hip he had surgery on last offseason.
  • ACC's football success centered on Atlantic Division powers

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    So after forever living in the SEC's football shadow, the ACC deserves every plaudit for rising to the top. "We want to be a great league", Swinney said . Florida State will be their last ACC game of the year. "They're great players, and they're not getting recognized", N.C. State coach Dave Doeren said.
  • Fabio Aru claims yellow jersey, Bardet nabs win

    Fabio Aru claims yellow jersey, Bardet nabs win

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    And once he gets the jersey, awarded to the Tour's overall leader, Froome tends to keep it. Not only was he unable to attack, the British rider also cracked during the climb. Aru had trailed Froome by 18 seconds at the start of the stage. Sure, there were exciting-slash-awful moments, like sprinter extraordinaire Mark Cavendish breaking his collarbone in a crash in Stage 4 and other sprinter extraordinaire Peter Sagan getting kicked out of the Tour for elbowing him to cause it.
  • Tim Tebow, with Florida team, hits first pro walk-off homer

    Tim Tebow, with Florida team, hits first pro walk-off homer

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    Tebow hit a walk-off home run Thursday night against the Daytona Tortugas. The 5-4 victory over the Class A Advanced Affiliate of the Reds is just a small sample of what Tebow has done to prove himself this season. He was called up to St. Lucie, the high-class A program for the Mets, last month, and hasn't been too shabby at the plate. As ESPN Stats & Info pointed out, he has now gotten a hit in 11 straight games including Thursday's walk-off.
  • Team USA takes field in Tampa for CONCACAF Gold Cup

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    Sporting Kansas City trio Matt Besler, Dom Dwyer and Graham Zusi were unused substitutes after starting the Group B opener on Saturday against Panama . 35th minute, 0-0: Gyasi Zardes sends in another great cross and the ball is deflected out for a fifth US corner. He was noticeably more comfortable on the ball than the other American defenders - and most of the midfielders for that matter - and was consistently in good defensive position.