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Date registered: October 6, 2015

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  1. Philadelphia 76ers select Markelle Fultz first in NBA draft — June 23, 2017
  2. Kansas City Chiefs extend coach Andy Reid's contract, part ways with GM John Dorsey — June 23, 2017
  3. Cubs demoting slugger Kyle Schwarber — June 23, 2017
  4. James Blake no longer threatening to sue NY after wrongful tackle — June 23, 2017
  5. Scoreboard roundup — 6/21/17 — June 23, 2017

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Jun 23

Philadelphia 76ers select Markelle Fultz first in NBA draft

Willard/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The top of the NBA draft went as expected after a week of rampant speculation. With the first pick in the draft, the Philadelphia 76ers followed the expected script and chose University of Washington point guard Markelle Fultz. The Los Angeles Lakers chose hometown boy Lonzo Ball, from UCLA, with the second …

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Jun 23

Kansas City Chiefs extend coach Andy Reid's contract, part ways with GM John Dorsey

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — The Kansas City Chiefs agreed to extend the tenure of head coach Andy Reid, while parting ways with general manager John Dorsey. Reid has brought the team to three playoff berths in his four seasons in Kansas City. The Chiefs have won 43 of their …

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Jun 23

Cubs demoting slugger Kyle Schwarber

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(CHICAGO) — Just seven months after winning their first World Series in more than 100 years, the Chicago Cubs are in the midst of a rough patch, and on Thursday, they announced the demotion of one of their big sluggers. Outfielder Kyle Schwarber is being sent to Triple-A Iowa, …

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Jun 23

James Blake no longer threatening to sue NY after wrongful tackle

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Tennis star James Blake withdrew his notice of claim against the City of New York, nearly two years after he was tackled by a plainclothes police officer who wrongly identified Blake as a suspect in a credit card fraud ring. In exchange, the city agreed to establish the “James Blake CCRB Fellowship” …

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Jun 23

Scoreboard roundup — 6/21/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUETampa Bay 8, Cincinnati 3 AMERICAN LEAGUEKansas City 6, Boston 4N.Y. Yankees 8, L.A. Angels 4Cleveland 5, Baltimore 1Toronto 7, Texas 5Minnesota 4, Chicago White Sox 2Houston 5, Oakland 1Seattle 7, Detroit 5 NATIONAL LEAGUEMiami 2, Washington 1San Diego 3, Chicago Cubs 2St. Louis 7, …

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Jun 23

Las Vegas Golden Knights complete roster in NHL expansion draft

vencavolrab/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Ahead of their first season in the NHL, the Las Vegas Golden Knights spent Wednesday filling their roster with players from the other 29 teams in the league. As part of the league’s expansion draft, each team was able to protect nine players, leaving a total of 673 players available for the …

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Jun 23

Policeman rescues toddler from oncoming cars in China

TongRo Images/Thinkstock(BEIJING) — A toddler running in the middle of a road was swept up by a nearby traffic cop today in southwest China. As seen in surveillance video footage, a toddler jumps off a motorcycle and runs into the busy intersection. A black car can be seen driving down the street in the direction …

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Jun 23

North Korea conducts another missile test

PeterHermesFurian/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — North Korea has held yet another missile test on Wednesday, a U.S. official says. According to the official, North Korea conducted a static rocket engine test at its Sohae launch facility. It marked the first such test since March. The test would have involved the upper stage of a multi-stage rocket for …

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Jun 23

Regional AQAP leader killed in airstrike in Yemen

kylieellway/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A regional leader for Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula was killed last week in a U.S.-led airstrike, the U.S. military announced Thursday. According to U.S. Central Command, a June 16 airstrike killed Abu Khattab al Awlaqi, the top AQAP leader in Shabwah Governorate of Yemen. The strike was aimed at disrupting terrorist …

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Jun 23

No royal wants to be king or queen, Prince Harry says in new interview

Jonathan Brady/WPA Pool-Getty Images(LONDON) — Prince Harry reveals in a candid new interview that he believes no one in the royal family wants to be king or queen. “We are involved in modernizing the British monarchy. We are not doing this for ourselves but for the greater good of the people,” Harry told Newsweek magazine. …

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