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La Lorraine placée en vigilance orange — Orages et canicule

Il fait autour de 35°C à Thionville ce jeudi midi. La Meurthe-et-Moselle (54), la Meuse (55), la Moselle (57) et les Vosges (88) sont en alerte orange aux orages. A noter que la Lorraine et l'Alsace sont passées en vigilance Orange Orages. Samedi, les fortes chaleurs tendront à régresser vers le sud de la vallée du Rhône. Read More »

Twins mulling No. 1 pick

The First-Year Player Draft covers three days from Monday through Wednesday and will take place at the Major League Baseball network Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey. The No. 2 prospect in the draft, McKay is also gifted in a similar way. Perez, also a pitcher in high school , plans to have Tommy John surgery soon. Read More »

Emirates Team New Zealand 2-1 up on Day 1

The New Zealander had not only been at the receiving end of one of the most spectacular sporting comebacks in San Francisco , he was then dumped as skipper by Emirates Team New Zealand . Team Japan drew another penalty when the two boats nearly touched at gate five in the final race of the day, handing Artemis a comfortable win. Read More »

America's Cup: Team NZ helmsman Peter Burling - We can't stand still

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Coutts successfully defended the America's Cup in 2000 before jumping to Swiss startup syndicate Alinghi of Switzerland and sweeping his former team in 2003. "We were far from our best today. But we're also a very candid group and it's quite clear we need to make changes". "Oracle is a multinational team and they're not wearing their heart on their sleeve perhaps as much as the Kiwis and when it gets to those key moments when its all on the line, who is going to be more motivated to win ... Read More »

Fresh-faced Germans made to sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

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The World Champions grabbed a third goal three minutes into the second half as Goretzka got on the end of Joshua Kimmich's cross and sent a fine finish past goalkeeper, Matthew Ryan, 1-3. "You want to get a result and you want to get a strong performance, " Postecoglou said. Australia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan feels his side's malfunctioning 3-4-3 system can not be held entirely accountable for the 3-2 Confederations Cup defeat to Germany . Read More »

Ward Defeats Kovalev After Illegal Moves

That doesn't mean, however, that this victory was without controversy. The contested meme, which has since been deleted, shows Ward saying both the f- and n-word in a parodied, fake conversation between the two boxers. The first half of the fight was similar to the first fight with the early rounds being hard to score. "Cruiserweight, heavyweight, that's always been a dream of mine It's gotta be the right guy, but I dream big", said Ward on Saturday following the bout. Read More »

Immigration issue delays IndyCar's Mikhail Aleshin in France

The Schmidt Peterson Motorsport driver was part of the SMP Racing LMP2 squad that finished thirty-third overall and sixteenth in class at Le Mans, but he has been unable to leave France due to immigration issues, with his Verizon IndyCar Series team working hard to rectify the problem so he can return to the vehicle on Saturday. Read More »

Bulls send Jimmy Butler to Wolves; Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn to Chicago

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It appears the Celtics may be either falling behind in the arms race or being coerced to raise their offer, given Butler's reported connections to Cleveland and Minnesota . George is playing on an expiring contract. The confident Butler has been subject to rumors of selfishness, and a questionable attitude . He said he's specifically become concerned about his memory. Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights Start Forming Their Roster, Picks 1-9

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Young fans raise their hands to ask a question during a roundtable with Vegas Golden Knights players following the NHL Awards and expansion draft at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 . Neal had 23 goals and 18 assists last season for the Nashville Predators , who lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins in their first-ever Stanley Cup final. Read More »

National Basketball Association mock draft 2017: Knicks take '3-and-D' point guard

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Ford also added that Dallas has made a wise move within the coaching ranks as well. The Knicks also could consider Kentucky guard Malik Monk or North Carolina State point guard Dennis Smith Jr . Porzingis has been rumored to be on the trade block. "This is the time to talk about our draft pick", he said. "At 6'5", with his nearly 7'0" wingspan, he can defend multiple positions and raise havoc on the defensive side of the ball. Read More »

UFC Champions Conor McGregor, Demetrious Johnson Earn ESPY Nominations

The UFC competitors are going up against boxers Terence Crawford, Gennady Golovkin , and Andre Ward. The sports awards show announced the nominations on Wednesday, with Johnson and McGregor both being nominated for Best Fighter. McGregor is no stranger to these awards as he won both "Best Fighter" and "Best Breakthrough Athlete" a year ago. The ESPYs take place July 12 from Los Angeles and air live on ABC. Read More »

Confederations Cup: Heavyweights Germany, Chile to clash

Speaking at the post-match news conference German Head Coach Joachim Loew said his team played the match at a very high level. Australia have lost four matches in a row in the Confederations Cup , with their last win coming in the 2001 edition, in a third place playoff against Brazil . Read More »

Confederations Cup: Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1

Three players were eventually booked for their involvement in the second flashpoint of the game in the south Russian resort city of Sochi where Mexico made eight changes from the side that drew with Portugal. "I thought they played some incredible football but we don't want to be fearful or negative or sit back and allow Mexico to do what they want", Hudson said. Read More »

Halep pulls off great escape to join Pliskova in semis

After Halep controlled the first set, Pliskova found her range on her big serve and forehand in the second. - Romanian Simona Halep reached her second final at Roland Garros with a 6-4 3-6 6-3 victory over Karolina Pliskova . The Romanian came into the tournament as the favourite despite concerns over an ankle injury and knows a great opportunity awaits her. I came through a tough match yesterday, but I just care about today. Read More »

Thurston to miss the rest of season

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Martin played 13 games since making his NRL debut past year. Thurston's Queensland team-mate Darius Boyd has already been ruled out of game III with a broken thumb. Queensland coach Kevin Walters now faces a scrumbase conundrum, with Michael Morgan set to be the frontline contender to replace Thurston as Cooper Cronk's halves partner. Read More »

Lions captain O'Mahony inspired by the late Foley

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Gatland, himself a former All Black , said the players O'Mahony will lead onto the field had to be fearless enough to chance their arm in pursuit of victory. But make no mistake, this New Zealand outfit is phenomenal, and one could argue it is better than the 2005 side that beat us. New Zealand have a daunting record at Eden Park . Read More »

Houston Rockets: Paul George is on the Trading Block

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For George, who recently told the #Pacers he will leave after this season, there has been a lot of speculation of a deal getting done before Thursday's draft, but Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation says pump the breaks. Because the Lakers now have enough cap room for George, other franchises may realize he will likely end up in Los Angeles and just as a rental for their team. Read More »

Accusé de fraude fiscale, Mourinho dément

L'entraineur portugais du Manchester United José Mourinho est accusé de fraude fiscal par la justice espagnole. Le portugais est soupçonné d'avoir commis deux infractions concernant l'impôt sur le revenu. Read More »

Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

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In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance in which United finished sixth in the Premier League. Also, last month, former Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao were accused by the prosecutor's office of not paying all their taxes. Read More »

Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo to testify before judge

Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011-12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. And according to the Manchester Evening News, the saga surrounding Ronaldo's uncertain future won't deflect United away from their original plans. He also won the Champions League twice with Porto (2004) and Inter Milan (2010). Read More »

Farrell-Sexton-Davies three-quarter line is a must for first Lions Test

Gatland had been left fuming at the unwelcome outside critiques that only increased after Wednesday's 22-16 loss to the Blues - but used victory over the Crusaders as a stick with which to beat his detractors. Sam Warburton will skipper the British & Irish Lions against the Highlanders on Tuesday after recovering from an ankle injury. "And more importantly, which hasn't really been a factor in the last three games, is turnovers". Read More »

Chargers' training camp practices in Costa Mesa start July 30

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Costa Mesa will host the newly relocated Chargers at Jack Hammett Sports Complex beginning July 30, which will be the first of 13 practices open to the public. Parking will be valid the entire day should fans also want to attend the Orange County Fair, which runs July 14 through August 13. Friday Aug. 4 10:00 a.m. Read More »