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Big Orange pips Order Of St George in Gold CupCoronet calls the tune for Gosden in RibblesdaleBenbatl makes a good week better for GodolphinSioux Nation and Ryan Moore edge home in Norfolk 4.54pm BSTStruck into during the only race in which he ran poorly, Ronald R should have plenty more to offer. He wasn't particularly fancied for his handicap debut at Newmarket last month, his first outing since August, but held on gamely and deserved [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: The Guardian
Live updates from the Socceroos' second Group B game in Saint PetersburgGet in touch with Sam on email or via Twitter @sjjperry 4.49pm BSTThey were pushing, Cameroon, and they have the first goal through a smart ball in behind that (again) exposed Australia's back three, followed by a delicate dink of the bouncing ball from Anguissa that's too deft for Ryan's onrushing body and hands. John Motson tells us it's Anguissa's first international goal, and [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: The Guardian
Comics, including Trevor Noah and Samantha Bee, addressed the acquittal of the police officer who shot dead Philando Castile, and the GOP healthcare billLate-night hosts addressed the healthcare bill being crafted behind closed doors by a group of Senate Republicans, and the exoneration of the police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile at a routine traffic stop. Related: Late-night TV hosts on Trumpcare: 'Democrats need to add emotion to the numbers' Continue reading... [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: The Guardian
Quarterback agrees to five-year deal as team prepares for Las Vegas moveTwenty-six-year-old has helped turn team into playoff contenderDerek Carr has signed a $125m, five-year contract with the Oakland Raiders in a deal that will make him the highest paid player in NFL history. Carr will make $25m per year, topping the $24.8m a year Andrew Luck makes at the Indianapolis Colts.Carr tweeted news of the deal on Thursday, and the contract was later confirmed [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: The Guardian
Cuba Responds to Trump’s Affront by Stephen Lendman Playing to his neocon base, along with south Florida anti-Cuban extremists, Trump slammed the door on improved US relations with the island state - the latest administration embarrassment. On Friday evening, Cuba’s leadership responded as follows: “The Cuban Government denounces the new measures to tighten the blockade, which are [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: SteveLendmanBlog
Killer Cops in America by Stephen Lendman Getting away with murder in America is simple. Become a cop. Wear a badge. Carry a gun. Repeatedly nationwide, in large and small cities, urban and rural communities, killer cops routinely get away with murder. Rare exceptions prove the rule. Inner city minority communities are virtual war zones. Police kill over 1,000 victims annually, [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: SteveLendmanBlog
The Only Way to Defeat Terrorism by Stephen Lendman ISIS, al-Qaeda and likeminded groups thrive from foreign support - from America, NATO, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Israel and other regional rogue states. Washington created these groups, supports their fighters with funding, weapons, munitions, training and direction, deploys them to its war theaters as imperial foot soldiers. They can [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: SteveLendmanBlog
Case Builds to Impeach Trump for the Wrong Reasons by Stephen Lendman There’s ample cause to impeach him for high crimes of war and against humanity in multiple US war theaters. America’s anti-interventionist candidate about-faced as president. Endless belligerence defines his agenda - inheriting his predecessors’ wars of aggression, perhaps intending new ones. Public anger should [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: SteveLendmanBlog