Author: 0 Putin Urges 'Joint Work' with Trump on Climate

Speaking at the St Petersburg economic forum, Putin claimed there was no concrete evidence for USA intelligence agencies' allegations of Russian hacking , and said cyber specialists "can make anything up and blame anyone". For what it's worth, Vladimir Putin has no doubts about girls' coding skills. "This is our commitment, and we are moving forward based on this commitment", the prime minister said.

Sport Ramachandra Guha resigns from BCCI committee for 'personal reasons'
Author: 0 Ramachandra Guha resigns from BCCI committee for 'personal reasons'

The CoA was appointed by the apex court on January 30 after the BCCI looked reluctant to implement the Lodha panel recommendations. Efforts are seemingly on, but the damage has already been done with even the media vertically split, some pushing for skipper Kohli's purported line of removing the coach and some others plugging for Kumble.

Sport Despite Predators' Plight, Subban Guarantees Game 3 Cup Win
Author: 0 Despite Predators' Plight, Subban Guarantees Game 3 Cup Win

NASHVILLE , Tenn. (AP) - A good night's sleep has P.K. Subban more confident than ever about what the Nashville Predators will do on their own ice trailing the Pittsburgh Penguins 0-2 in the Stanley Cup Final . Rinne has an ugly.778 save percentage in losing the two games in Pittsburgh . Guentzel, 22, is the kid who almost got split in half by Rasmus Ristolainen in March, drawing an overly harsh three-game suspension for the Sabres defenseman.

Author: 0 Rain rescues Australia against NZ as match abandoned

It was in Birmingham four years ago where Australia's campaign at the last Champions Trophy foundered, on and off the field. Rain came to Australia's rescue when, after several interruptions, Friday's match was finally abandoned with Smith's men 53 for three off nine overs in pursuit of a revised victory target of 235 in 33.

Sport Bears claim FB Michael Burton from Lions
Author: 0 Bears claim FB Michael Burton from Lions

Burton will be tasked with blocking for the team's leading back in second-year man Jordan Howard, who is coming off a Pro Bowl appearance in his rookie season. Burton appeared in 31 games over the past two seasons in Detroit. During his career at DE, he played right guard and right tackle where he excelled.

Author: 0 Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers

This portion is also worth six points for a grand total of 36 possible points. Those who didn't misspell a word were then at the mercy of their score on a written spelling and vocabulary test that they took on Tuesday. And, she added, "Now we don't have to worry about studying". As part of the trip, the family has visited the National Cathedral, the Jefferson Memorial and Washington Nationals Stadium.

Sport Real Madrid wins the La Liga Championship
Author: 0 Real Madrid wins the La Liga Championship

Ronaldo got Madrid off to the flawless start after just two minutes before Karim Benzema's close-range finish sealed the title 10 minutes into the second half. Real Madrid midfielder Isco has confirmed he will remain at the Santiago Bernabeu following weeks of uncertainty over his future. Unlike the Premier League, it means Real Madrid will have to wait some time before getting their hands on the coveted La Liga crown.

Author: 0 Showdown between Rihanna, Kevin Durant steals show in NBA Finals opener

The Warriors replaced Harrison Barnes and added Kevin Durant . According to OddsShark , the Warriors are nine-point favorites over the Cavs for Game 2 on Sunday night at home. James finished with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, Irving scored 24 points and Love had 15 points and 21 rebounds. "We have a couple days here where we can get our legs underneath us".

Author: 0 Cricket's ICC Champions Trophy marked by Google's latest Doodle

Joe Root was happy to chalk up a record Champions Trophy run chase as just another step in England's one-day improvement. " Bangladesh thought they had Morgan out for 22 when Tamim, running in from long-on, claimed a low catch but third umpire Bruce Oxenford ruled the ball had touched the turf".

Author: 0 Goffin slips, retires from French Open third round

I can't answer this question". After racing back to retrieve a ball, Goffin tripped over the court covers situated well behind the baseline, his right ankle twisting awkwardly as a result. Tennis Channel commentator John Wertheim said he suspects that the series of sportsmanlike actions could be attributed to the maturity of the players in the field, and he praised Zeballos for following del Porto's example.

Author: 0 Mladenovic feeling the love in Paris

Muguruza, 23, will face Shelby Rogers or Kristina Mladenovic in the last 16. No defending male champion has lost before the fourth round at Roland Garros since 2004. Other Top 10 winners Friday were No. 8 Svetlana Kuznetsova who outlasted No. 32 Zhang Shuai 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5, and No. 10 Venus Williams who eased past Belgian Elise Mertens 6-3, 6-1.

Sport Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain
Author: 0 Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain

Chris Woakes , who opened the attack, bowled just two overs before leaving with a left side strain, the kind of injury which doesn't heal quickly. England stemmed the boundary flow in the closing overs but the hosts will need to bat well to make a winning start in the competition.

Author: 0 Paul Pogba tipped as future captain by Bryan Robson

Whether we can achieve that or [José] Mourinho thinks the same - people always have different opinions on individual players". The lack of available options has made those three players the front-runners for the No 9 spot at Old Trafford with Mourinho needing to be persuaded to come around on Lukaku, having previously sold him while at Chelsea .

Author: 0 No pressure for Champions Trophy clash against India: Sarfraz Ahmed

India may have won that match by four runs, but Pakistan has been dominant since, winning 55% of the matches between the two sides. It would be a case of swapping an out-of-form player with an in-form player - Bairstow is a middle-order batsman who can play as an opener - but Roy is likely to be given another chance, with England's next game against New Zealand in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Sport Stephen Curry ready to take back championship that got away
Author: 0 Stephen Curry ready to take back championship that got away

The logos were created to fit with new jerseys which the team says will be revealed later this Summer. But the Cavaliers can not be discounted for one important factor: LeBron James . The Cavaliers ripped their Eastern Conference rivals apart, but Golden State Warriors is a much stronger beast. Durant and Curry command so much attention on offense that the Warriors can poke holes in an overreacting defense.

Author: 0 Cubs stop 6-game slide with 3-2 win over Cardinals

Trevor Rosenthal (1-2) took the loss after Anthony Rizzo opened the eighth inning with a double. "I know he hasn't gotten hits, but I've liked his at-bats recently", Maddon said. He is scheduled to return for the series finale Sunday night, when he should return to the cleanup spot in the lineup. "He's a very even-keeled player", Matheny said.

Author: 0 Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final

With a final decision on Wenger's future to be decided after the Wembley showdown, a defensive crisis is the last thing that the Arsenal boss needs. However, Ferguson - who rivalled Wenger in the top-flight during his storied career with Manchester United - says that the events of this season can not overshadow the Frenchman's work at the Emirates.

Sport Celtics with an all-time gritty win in Game 3 vs. Cavs
Author: 0 Celtics with an all-time gritty win in Game 3 vs. Cavs

They took Game 3, defeating the Cavaliers 111-108. Cleveland shot 63.6% on threes in the first half, but in the second half, Cleveland made just two of 17. And as the Celtics continued to climb back into Game 3, James' lack of impact plays remained a mystery. INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - LeBron James was nowhere to be seen, staying behind the scenes, keeping a low profile.

Sport How to watch Warriors vs
Author: 0 How to watch Warriors vs

There were a handful of times Cleveland was more focused on Curry and the 3-point shooters, but Durant made them pay with six first-half dunks. The Cavaliers have made three 3-pointers already, but are 1 for 7 inside the arc. The Warriors thrive on big threes. When Cleveland stayed on Curry, Durant got easy dunks in transition. McGee has emerged as a significant contributor off the bench during the playoffs for the Warriors .

Author: 0 Alves determined to keep Champions League promise to Buffon

Buffon was asked whether Madrid attacking duo Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo would dominate his dreams. The 39-year-old - who is set to take on Real Madrid with Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday - has also hailed Hazard as in the top echelon of world footballers.

Author: 0 England wins toss, bowls 1st in Champions Trophy opener

The Champions Trophy opener is set to feature several survivors on both sides from Bangladesh's 2015 World Cup win over England , when a hundred from Mahmudullah and aggressive seam bowling propelled the Tigers to a memorable success at the Adelaide Oval.

Sport SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules
Author: 0 SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules

But the SEC's leaders voted to change a rule that was restricting grad transfers based on April scores. The SEC has also eliminated the requirement that graduate transfers must complete all possible April points at a previous college before enrolling in an SEC institution.

Author: 0 Rihanna steals the spotlight from Cavs, Warriors during NBA Finals

Not even a 3-1 deficit past year was enough to faze him. "He was awesome and I expect nothing less in the rest of the games ", said Warriors forward Draymond Green. After another 3-pointer later in the third, Curry turned from the basket and kicked his feet into the air, celebrating his ability to seemingly score at will against the struggling Cavaliers .

Sport German-Asian ties no snub to US: Angela Merkel
Author: 0 German-Asian ties no snub to US: Angela Merkel

In terms of Russia, although Trump mentioned the Russian threat in his speech by saying "the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation of the future must include a great focus on terrorism and immigration, as well as threats from Russia and on NATO's eastern and southern borders", it was far from meeting the expectations of especially the Baltic member states, which consider Russia as the main treat.

Sport England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy
Author: 0 England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Bayliss, summing up England s dilemma, said: "Do you back someone who s been important to us in the last couple of years, or do you go to someone that is in form?" Credit goes to the English batsmen, especially, Joe Root scoring his tenth ton keeping the Bangladesh bowlers helpless.

Sport Djokovic takes five against Schwartzman
Author: 0 Djokovic takes five against Schwartzman

The man expected to give defending champion Djokovic a run for his money, fourth seed Rafael Nadal also produced a clay court masterclass for Robin Hasse of the Netherlands winning 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 in a match that lasted 111 minutes to romp into the third round.

Author: 0 Game experience best way to prepare for Golden State Warriors

Kevin Durant , pictured watching his three-point shot in Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers at ORACLE Arena on June 1, 2017 in Oakland , California, is a big reason why the Golden State Warriors are heavy betting favorites in Game 2.

Author: 0 Woakes out of Champions Trophy with side strain

Tamim made 128 and shared a third-wicket partnership of 166 with Mushfiqur Rahim which laid the platform to give Bangladesh the chance to spring a major shock against the hosts. "It's all right - it looks like it's just a bit of cramp", Root said . He said: "I may not have eaten well enough before the game". I've seen him at times get flashy 30s and 40s and get out.