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Nintendo shares fall 10% on report of further Pokemon GO delays

AFTER more than doubling in value at the close of the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, Nintendo's shares begun losing ground, partially due to...

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Fox News CEO Roger Ailes resigns, to be replaced by Rupert Murdoch

The newspaper mogul, executive co-chairman of parent company 21st Century Fox Inc, will take over supervision of the network and its sibling, Fo...

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'The Bachelorette': Did Jordan's Brother Just Reveal JoJo's Last Man Standing?

As she let her feelings flow, the four men waited for JoJo to come and declare her final verdict. It's hard to imagine Luke and his family...

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Stenson, Mickelson dueling at Royal Troon

Anyone who would scoff at a comparison to 1977's Duel in the Sun at Turnberry, where Tom Watson won an epic weekend battle from Jack Nicklaus...

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Tour de France: Chris Froome wins stage 18 to extend his lead

Three weeks and a spectacular crash later, only two more days in the Alps separate him from a podium finish on the Champs Elysees. "For me, P...

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Man United Reach agreement to sign Pogba for world-record €110m fee

The Guardian claims that Raiola is due £18.4 million thanks to a stipulation in the player's contract that entitles him to 20% of any transfer ...

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Man United: Juventus talks continue after Pogba bid fails

In addition, Zinedine Zidane's recent comments in admiration of Pogba has set the rumour-mill alight that Real Madrid might be in prime position...

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Juventus reject United's $110m offer for Pogba, demand $137m

United have already passed up the chance to buy Portuguese star Renato Sanches to focus on Pogba. The really galling thing here would be tha...

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Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones against Daniel Cormier at UFC 200

Silva technically hasn't won a fight since October 2012, when he defeated Stephan Bonnar via TKO at UFC 153. "I think it's an interesting ...

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Russian PM suspends Deputy Sports Minister Yury Nagornykh named in doping report

It would be an unprecedented move, as no country has been excluded from an Olympics over doping. Athletics investigation paved way: An indepen...

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Confirmed? Has Pogba's barber revealed Man Utd move?

Although United are believed to have had an opening bid of pounds 86 million rejected by Juventus , they are certain to test the Italian champi...

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Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson battle in Open final round

Whether Phil Mickelson finishes the deal Sunday is irrelevant. The final stroke in this masterpiece was a 20-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole...

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Juventus reject monstrous Manchester United offer for Pogba

United say they are willing to stump up half of the agent's whopping fee, but Juventus have told them the full amount must be met to complete th...

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Pippa Middleton Confirms She'll marry In 2017

Princess Kate and her husband Prince William are "absolutely delighted" by the engagement, a spokesperson for the Kensington Palace said in a ...

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Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow

In order to encourage his supporters to do exactly this, Jeremy Corbyn has today tweeted a video of his new star supporter Michelle Dorrell....

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Henrik Stenson wins 2016 British Open after epic duel with Phil Mickelson

He reclaimed the lead when Mickelson missed a 6-foot birdie try. In an fantastic display of golf, Stenson and Mickelson have combined for 10...

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Trump aide takes responsibility for Melania speech

Hoback says the Secret Service "will conduct the appropriate investigation". Manafort told reporters at a convention briefing that anger was n...

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Russell Westbrook reportedly 'ticked off' by Kevin Durant leaving

But as Durant said repeatedly, it wasn't almost as bad as he had imagined - not yet anyways. It's good to see that Thompson is a team player...

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United to meet Juventus to make Pogba offer

Jose Mourinho is keen to finalise the deal before the end of the week but the Frenchman would not be expected to join the squad in China as he r...

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Real Madrid ends attempts to sign French midfielder Pogba

After playing for France in Euro 2016 , Pogba is on vacation and was not included in Juventus' preseason roster in Australia for the Internatio...

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Dick Pound says ban Russian Federation from Rio 2016 Olympics

The IOC has faced growing calls to hit Russian Federation with an outright ban after a report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency fou...

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Brazil Urges Athletes to Compete in Rio Games Despite Zika Fear

The 24-year-old Romanian wrote on her Facebook page, "I regret to announce that I have decided I will not compete in the Olympic Games". Ber...

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Pogba to become world's highest paid footballer in £105m Man-U deal

Officials from the Premier League club met with their Juventus counterparts earlier on Wednesday to discuss a deal to bring Pogba back to Old Tr...

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Melania Trump Plagiarized an Entire Paragraph from Michelle Obama's 2008 Speech

Donald Trump has the nomination for president. The Republican National Convention (RNC) where Donald Trump will be formally anointed the ...

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Curfew, shutdown continue for 13th day in the Valley

Azad also demanded all-party meeting on the issue, a sentiment echoed by nearly all other parties. "The fight is between the country and the sep...

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Tour de France: Froome forced to run as motorbike collision mars stage

It was Dumoulin's second stage victory of this Tour after he also claimed Stage 9 with a solo breakaway through a hailstorm on a mountain-top fi...

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Diego Costa named in Chelsea starting XI

It's pretty ridiculous to think we'd sell the 21-year-old at any price, as he's not only a fantastic prospect for the future but also one of our...

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Johnny Manziel allegedly punched man in the face at wedding last week

Here's what we know. While at the Four Seasons for his friend Conner Quintanilla's nuptials, Manziel allegedly threw a punch at a man who had ...

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Police Report: Draymond Green Acts Like That In Real Life, Apparently

Green was taken to the city jail and given a breathalyzer test that resulted in a blood alcohol content of.10. On Wednesday, we learned that M...

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Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome extends overall lead in somber stage

Despite finding himself just 10 seconds down on resounding stage victor Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) at the first checkpoint - at the top of the...

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Oklahoma City Thunder: Durant: Westbrook wasn't a factor in decision to leave

The Thunder lost Kevin Durant this offseason, and don't want the same thing to happen with Russell Westbrook , so they are hoping that he wil...

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Von Miller Agrees to Historic Contract with Denver Broncos

Last month, Miller's camp rejected the US$38.5 million the Broncos offered in guarantees, and Miller threatened to sit out the season barring ...

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Henrik Stenson outduels Mickelson, shatters British Open record in dramatic win

Yet remarkably, the 2013 Open champion was still beaten by three strokes as Stenson fired 10 birdies on his way to a 63 that secured the Clar...

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Daniel Cormier v Anderson Silva: Cormier Issues Statement

Now that Jones has been booted from Saturday's former main event clash against Daniel Cormier , he will await test results that could determine ...

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Trump's moment: "We have to go all the way"

Hundreds of Donald Trump supporters and foes had held dueling rallies a half-mile apart. Numerous death threats sent to Mr Waters were from an...

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