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Olympic Marathoner Hasn't Returned to Ethiopia Since Anti-Government Protest

Lilesa was not on board the plane that landed on Monday night carrying Ethiopia's Olympics team. Oromo, the Ethiopian region in question, had witnessed a rather violent crackdown on protests and the runner made a decision to show solidarity with the victims and criticise the government's action during the finish of the marathon.

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With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

Negotiations stalled over how Bosa's $17 million bonus would be distributed and offset language in the contract. " "More money in this calendar year than every player in this year's draft except one (QB Carson Wentz )". The team revealed that it put forth its "best offer" to Bosa this week and got rejected. It's not clear whether Bosa is willing to sit out the season.

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Rory McIlroy 'somewhat proven wrong' on doubts over Rio 2016 Olympic golf

But following the event's success, he said: "There was more people at the golf events than there was at the athletics". 'But to see the crowds and everyone having a good time.well, I was glad to be proven somewhat wrong. Spieth tweeted after the men's golf ended that it would be a goal to be in Tokyo in 2020. 'I'm playing nine events in the next 12 weeks, including the Ryder Cup, so I do feel there's enough golf left to salvage it and call it somewhat of a successful year, ' he said.

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Jon Jones And Brock Lesnar Facing Shorter USADA Suspensions

UFC 200 was two months ago and saw Brock Lesnar make his return to the octagon as he went up against Mark Hunt . The UFC has said the 39-year-old Lesnar tested positive for the same banned substance both times. "And there will be a day, maybe, that they will see me back in the octagon". On June 28, Lesnar submitted to out-of-competition testing by USADA. Neither USADA nor the commission has yet to hand out a punishment, but both men are expected to appear before the NSAC later this year.

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Stephen Colbert says everything you wish you could say to Ryan Lochte

Anyways, Colbert asks "Lochte" the tough questions in this "totally legit interview" about the fake robbery. In the Matt Lauer interview this was the only aspect that seemed to really get an emotional response from Lochte, and now it came to fruition.

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Trinidad board to probe India Test washout

The abandoning of the final match of the India-West Indies series has led to wide criticism for the failure of TTCB to ensure proper infrastructure at the venue to deal with inclement weather conditions. "But as a team we think we can assess ourselves at the end of this season, not one Test at a time", Kohli said, reported IANS. It is a very short-term incentive because we understand that the points' table is very close.

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Dallas Cowboys Drop Preseason Opener To Rams

For the Rams this will be a chance to give the fans something they have been patiently waiting for for over 2 decades, some professional football. "This is great. Prescott only threw 23 interceptions in college against 70 touchdown passes in 4 years. No coincidence, Higbee is also Goff's roommate. Rookie quarterback and No.

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Rays sputter against Price, fall to Red Sox 6-2

RAYS 8, RANGERS 4 Logan Forsythe (Razorbacks) homered after missing four games because of back spasms, and host Tampa Bay beat Texas to take two of three from the AL West-leading Rangers. Porcello is also 12-0 when he pitches at Fenway Park with a 2.96 era and only one time has he pitched at home without getting a win. Price tamed his former Tampa Bay Rays teammates, throwing eight innings of two-hit, shutout baseball.

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Singapore's longest-serving president SR Nathan dies

The government will also hold a state funeral service on Friday. Nathan will be given a state funeral on Friday, the Prime Minister's Office in Singapore said on Tuesday. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said Nathan was a "giant of our times". Head of Civil Service Peter Ong said the public service can learn from Mr Nathan's "unwavering dedication and tenacity in serving our country" by serving "with compassion and from our heart".

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Lakers Still Actively Shopping Nick Young

Meanwhile, there are also reports that Young's performance has gone significantly down since last season and has also been on bench several times due to lack of focus. The former Golden State Warriors assistant head coach is viewed as someone that is still young enough to relate to players of this generation. Four years later, he led the London Olympics in rebounding (10.2) and placed second in blocks (2.2) during a brief run that included a 30-point, 12-rebound outburst in a loss to Spain.

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Rio throws final party to say goodbye to 2016 Olympics

He said Saturday he wasn't expecting the enormous reaction to his appearance in the opening ceremony and hinted that he might have something special - but quick - planned for the closing celebrations. The team entered the Maracana for Sunday night's closing ceremony riding high on their success, the occasion infused with a relaxed party atmosphere that showed on the faces of the delighted stars.

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Pardew: Palace need iconic signing like Benteke

With the official announcement made that he was a Palace player, Benteke's Twitter bio showed that he was now a Burnley player. At times it has even seemed possible that the deal would be off but Palace eventually saw a breakthrough when they finally had a bid accepted earlier in the week.

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Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox

David Ortiz (.319, 60 Rs, 29 HRs, 97 RBIs, 2 SBs) has been successful at the plate for the Red Sox, going 3 for 4 yesterday with one run, one home run, and two RBIs. The teams weren't done scoring, though. With two outs in the sixth, Fulmer gave up four consecutive singles. The Red Sox scored four times off Shane Greene in the seventh, including a two-run homer by Andrew Benintendi, the first of his career.

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US Women Are The Biggest Winners Of Rio Olympics 2016

Snyder, the youngest wrestling world champion in USA history, is now the sport's youngest Olympic champion in US history. He then made bigger headlines when a tale of gunpoint robbery turned into accusations he and team mates had vandalized a gas station.

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Trump campaign manager: Forced deportation 'to be determined'

Conway's comments come a day after Buzzfeed reported that Trump told a meeting of his Hispanic advisory council that he wants a "humane and efficient" method to deal with illegal immigrants but reiterated that any new policies must be in line with his security-focused platform.

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Leicester and Arsenal in King Power stalemate

Arsene Wenger opted to make a double change with 20 minutes remaining, as he introduced Jack Wilshere and Mesut Ozil. Now it's important to stay together. Arsenal Wenger told frustrated Arsenal fans after the Gunners" frustrating 0-0 draw with reigning Premier League champions Leicester City at the King Power Stadium he would "spend £300 million' on the right player.

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Florida names Luke Del Rio starting QB for season opener

Del Rio was the clear front-runner for the starting role after closing spring practice with a 10-for-11 performance with two touchdown passes in the Gators' annual Orange and Blue game. But with Del Rio at the helm and four capable running backs to keep the offense balanced, McElwain remains optimistic that will change this season.

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BIZARRE! Mongolian wrestling coaches STRIP to bare minimum after unfavorable decision

Mongolian wrestler Mandakhnaran Ganzorig watches on as his coaches strip in protest at his missing out on a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics. One coach stripped all the way down to his underwear, while the other just removed his shirt - and threw a stuffed animal towards the judges.

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Steven Pienaar reunited with David Moyes at Sunderland

The manager is very hands-on with the players in terms of coaching and we've enjoyed it, it's been good so far. I've told him that from the start. "I'm looking forward to the game because I always thought coming to the Stadium of Light had a big atmosphere and a big crowd", he said.

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Arsene Wenger on Leicester City and why midfielder Riyad Mahrez is outstanding

The England worldwide, who finished last season with 24 league goals, had been mulling over an offer to join Arsenal as he linked up with the national squad at Euro 2016 but ultimately made a decision to remain at the King Power Stadium .

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Rio Olympics 2016: Ashton Eaton retains decathlon title

And with the Rio 2016 100m already a job done, he completed the pattern over 200m here tonight in inimitable fashion, playing to the crowd at the start, getting serious, getting ahead, staying ahead. At least one Duck will be bringing back gold. "To share this with her, she's a big part of my success ", he told NBC. "When I wrestle, I don't think my goal is to step on the mat and look to see if I'm equal with someone", she said.

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Shaunae Miller Wins 400m Final with Last-Second Dive

When I was on the ground I didn't know I'd won. I feel emotionally and physically drained at this moment. The drama reminded older Kiwi track and field fans of New Zealander Sylvia Potts' collapse metres from the line with a 1500m gold medal in her sights at the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh.

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History made in Olympic women's basketball final

The world's most dominant basketball team wears red, white and blue, but it isn't the men's version. We can play this game looking up to the United States or we can go out there and try to win it. Stefan Markovic scored 14, Nikola Jokic had 11 rebounds and the Serbs, a squad with a mixture of moxie and muscle, earned another crack at the US on Sunday.

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Barca in preliminary agreement with Man City to sell Bravo

The Dutchman's contract with Ajax expires in June 2018, meaning the Catalan club would have to bid more than €10 million (R153 million) to stand any chance of luring him away from the Eredivisie. Working with them will be really good for him. 'If he goes, logically before the end of the window, another goalkeeper will arrive'. Bravo made 32 league starts last season to help Barca win La Liga and featured in Saturday's 6-2 rout of Real Betis.

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Six Notre Dame football players arrested on battery, drug and gun charges

By Saturday afternoon, all five had been released on bond. Head coach Brian Kelly was not immediately available for comment. The school's student newspaper, The Observer, is reporting that senior cornerback Devin Butler was arrested in the area of the Linebacker Lounge near campus around 12:30 a.m.