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Qatar's emir hopes 2022 World Cup can heal Arab world divisions

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For the first time, the tournament is set to take place in the Middle East, as host-nation Qatar faces a blocked by Gulf countries.
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Michelle Obama and Beyoncé's Mom Were Last Seen Partying Together at a Beyoncé Concert

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The city of Paris had many reasons to party on Sunday night. For one, the French soccer team won the 2018 World Cup. For another, it was Bastille Day. And the third? Beyoncé and Jay Z put on their On the Run II tour at Paris's Stade de France - and their front-row fans were none other than former First Lady Michelle Obama and Beyoncé's own mom, Tina Knowles Lawson. Best of all, the two beloved matriarchs were snapped seeming to enjoy each other's company, hanging out and dancing joyfully together to Beyoncé's hits during the show. (Obama's younger daughter Sasha was also reportedly in...
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This Is What You Missed While the World Cup Was On

6 monthes ago   |   By

From LeBron's new team to Ronaldo, via the U.S. Open, there was a lot on.
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World Cup 2018 Best XI: France's Champions Lead the Top Players in Russia

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France is the 2018 World Cup champion, and it's no surprise that Les Bleus feature quite heavily in our team of the tournament.
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France's World Cup Team Crashed a Press Conference to Soak Their Coach in Champagne

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It was raining champagne on Sunday night for France ‘s World Cup championship.
After winning the World Cup final over Croatia 4-2 , France coach Didier Deschamps was busy fielding questions about the winning team at a post-championship press conference when the team got a little raucous. Players-including Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappewere-stormed the press conference screaming Deshcamps's name and showering him with champagne and some number of energy drinks.
“They are completely crazy, those lads,” said a grinning, wet Deschamps after the players had left. “They're young...
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U.S Defeats World in a power-packed Futures Game

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Taylor Trammell homered and tripled to win the MVP Award
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England and Belgium in the final? How Goldman Sachs' computer predictions went haywire at the World Cup

England and Belgium in the final? How Goldman Sachs' computer predictions went haywire at the World Cup

6 monthes ago   |   By

Goldman Sachs' statistical model for the World Cup sounded impressive: The investment bank mined data about the teams and individual players, used artificial intelligence to predict the factors that might affect game scores and simulated 1 million possible evolutions of the tournament. The model was updated as the games unfolded, and it was wrong again and again. It certainly didn't predict the final opposing France and Croatia on Sunday.
The failure to accurately predict the outcome of soccer games is a good opportunity to laugh at the hubris of elite bankers, who use similar complex...
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3 takeaways from the MLB Futures Game at Nationals Park

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Major League Baseball's Futures Game at Nationals Park on Sunday was a showcase more than an actual game, even if score was kept and the U.S. team earned a 10-6 win over the World team. By the end, it started resemble a home run derby. The top prospects were split into two squads based on hometown,...
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U.S. women's soccer team takes over the spotlight with Women's World Cup up next in 2019

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There's a lot of soccer to be played before the 2019 World Cup, but Carli Lloyd and other U.S. national team players already have the tournament on their minds.
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17-year-old from Jersey, Anisimova, wins at Australian Open

17-year-old from Jersey, Anisimova, wins at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - All of 17, never the winner of a Grand Slam match until this week, Amanda Anisimova is making quite a first impression at the Australian Open. Read more ...

Greek players making a name for themselves at Aussie Open

Greek players making a name for themselves at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - Stefanos Tsitsipas earned more than $100,000 in prize money for winning his third-round match at the Australian Open. Just as important to the... Read more ...

Rask ties Bruins record for wins in 5-2 victory over Blues

Rask ties Bruins record for wins in 5-2 victory over Blues

BOSTON - Chris Wagner scored the go-ahead goal 5:27 into the third period, Tuukka Rask tied a Boston record with his 252nd career win and the Bruins beat the St. Louis Blues... Read more ...

Desert Classic: Phil Mickelson in lead, ties career-low with 12-under 60

Desert Classic: Phil Mickelson in lead, ties career-low with 12-under 60

Mickelson became the first player in tour history with three career scores of 60 or better. Read more ...

White scores 16, Oregon holds off Arizona 59-54

White scores 16, Oregon holds off Arizona 59-54

TUCSON, Ariz. - Paul White scored 16 points and Victor Bailey Jr. added 13, helping Oregon hold off Arizona 59-54 Thursday night. Read more ...

Kings edge Stars 2-1 to climb out of NHL basement

Kings edge Stars 2-1 to climb out of NHL basement

DALLAS - Dustin Brown scored a rare Los Angeles power-play goal, goalie Jack Campbell beat the team that drafted him and the Kings moved out of the NHL basement by holding off... Read more ...

The Latest: Federer hits a hundred at Australian Open

The Latest: Federer hits a hundred at Australian Open

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The Latest: Play underway on outdoor courts at Aussie Open

The Latest: Play underway on outdoor courts at Aussie Open

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NBA wrap: Lakers survive Lonzo Ball's gaffe to beat Thunder in OT

NBA wrap: Lakers survive Lonzo Ball's gaffe to beat Thunder in OT

Ball made a big mistake with 2.9 seconds left in regulation. Read more ...

Murray, Jokic lead Nuggets to 135-105 rout of Bulls

Murray, Jokic lead Nuggets to 135-105 rout of Bulls

DENVER - Jamal Murray scored 22 of his 25 points in the third quarter, Nikola Jokic finished two rebounds shy of another triple-double and the Denver Nuggets cruised past... Read more ...