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Sport Man arrested in fatal shooting of Cook County judge
Author: 0 Man arrested in fatal shooting of Cook County judge

Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in a tweet Wednesday that Joshua Smith was charged in the shooting death earlier this week of Associate Cook County Circuit Judge Raymond Myles. Staples said police do not believe the injured woman knows the gunman. Detectives said Monday they were investigating the crime as a possible botched robbery of the 66-year-old judge and a 52-year-old woman just before 5 a.m.

Sport F1: Hamilton wins in China, Vettel second
Author: 0 F1: Hamilton wins in China, Vettel second

The Dutchman, still only 19, rose an incredible 13 places - including a jaw-dropping nine on the opening lap - to prove that his equally awe-inspiring performance in the wet of Brazil past year was not a one-off. "But I think we know what we want to do". "It felt like we were the quickest. We can still improve". "For sure we have some work to be done with set-up so we can be happier all the time , but the speed was not too bad".

Author: 0 Juventus 3 - 0 Barcelona: Dybala double inspires Juve

In Barcelona , it will be different and we have to try and score a goal ". "When I talk to directors or friends in football, I've been saying for a while that he is good enough to be in the top five players in the world and he wouldn't be out of place in the top three".

Author: 0 Av's players disappointed on National Hockey League decision not to participate in 2018 Olympics

Around the league Tuesday the poor reviews were rolling in on the NHL's press release Monday stating that they consider the 2018 Olympics "officially closed" and they're not going. "But obviously I said I'm going to play". "You don't realize certain things behind the scenes", Pavelski said. "Of course we're interested in growing worldwide, but three weeks every four years isn't what's going to make it".

Sport US, Mexico and Canada Join in Bid for 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 US, Mexico and Canada Join in Bid for 2026 World Cup

Sunil Gulati, president of the United States Soccer Federation, said the announcement is the culmination of several years of talks. "I really thank Sunil's open mindedness and U.S. Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo, reporting from NY, said: "While the decision isn't expected for another three years, this joint bid is a clear front runner also because there appears to be no challengers".

Sport Dortmund bus attack: man in custody as terror link 'likely'
Author: 0 Dortmund bus attack: man in custody as terror link 'likely'

One of two claims of responsibility for the attack - found in three copies of the same letter left at the scene - purports to be from an ISIS sympathizer, according to a copy of the document obtained by CNN from a source knowledgeable about the investigation.

Author: 0 Reds set for top four - Ibra

We're still fighting for the top four and we can win the Europa League - although it's as hard as finishing fourth. "Manchester United were playing well, but the red card was a decision that went against us". The result left Sunderland 10 points adrift of safety at the foot of the table and Mourinho said they had played like a team who were "close to relegation".

Sport Dillon Brooks Declares For NBA Draft, Hires Agent Ending Oregon Career
Author: 0 Dillon Brooks Declares For NBA Draft, Hires Agent Ending Oregon Career

Brooks joins teammate Tyler Dorsey in leaving the Ducks for the National Basketball Association. Brooks, an All-American, made his announcement with a video statement. McCoy, according to multiple reports, is down to two schools (Michigan State and Oregon), and he may feel the Ducks present him with a better opportunity to shine with key players leaving.

Sport Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal
Author: 0 Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal

The Original Six opponents met in the Eastern Conference Final in the spring of 2014, a series that saw the Canadiens lose goaltender Carey Price in Game 1 in a collision with Rangers winger Chris Kreider . Much of those struggles - I use that word begrudgingly considering they are still pretty good numbers - had to do with an inconsistent defense that made the 35-year-old's job far more hard."The King's" defensemen looked lost in front of him at times , constantly screening him or ...

Author: 0 Silva can still get better, insists Guardiola

It's claimed that Guardiola will oversee an overhaul at the Etihad this summer, after conceding this week that he has learnt a lot in his first season in the Premier League and has vowed to be better next year when more will be expected of his side.

Sport James Harden has one argument left against Russell Westbrook
Author: 0 James Harden has one argument left against Russell Westbrook

Putting up 50 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists, the All-Star also hit a game-winning three-pointer as time expired, giving the Thunder a 106-105 victory and eliminating the Nuggets from playoff contention. Westbrook has already clinched his triple-double average for the season - now posting 31.7 points, 10.7 rebounds, and 10.4 assists per game - and is also on track to lead the league in scoring.

Author: 0 United States and Mexico Just Announced A Historic Alliance, And Trump Supports It

The rough plan calls for approximately 60 of the matches to take place in the United States and 10 each in Mexico and Canada according to Gulati. Monday's announcement follows last weekend's Concacaf congress on the Caribbean island of Aruba, a gathering attended by Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino and also Alejandro Dominguez, the president of South American confederation Conmebol.

Author: 0 Delighted Klopp hails the boys from Brazil

Liverpool went 1-0 down at the end of the first half, with Ireland worldwide Jonathan Walters heading past Simon Mignolet after good work from Xherdan Shaqiri. "I want to keep scoring and helping my team, and keep learning from my manager". "That second half we did really well, we were cool, played football finally, and created chances, but of course we needed Simon".

Sport Flood Warning Continues; Storms Monday
Author: 0 Flood Warning Continues; Storms Monday

There is also no steady rain in the forecast for the next week, so it's unlikely that the rising river will be exacerbated by rainfall. Here, the river will crest at just under 15 feet later tonight or tomorrow morning. Minor flooding can still be expected in this area until Saturday evening as a Flood Warning remains in effect until then. Flood stage is 32.0 feet. According to the National Weather Service, much of the rain is expected to fall overnight, making flooded roadways less visible.

Sport Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to 5-3 win over Twins
Author: 0 Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to 5-3 win over Twins

Boyd got the win after surrendering just one hit while striking out six in six scoreless innings. STREAK: The Tigers have homered in each of their first seven games of the season, the second time they've done that since 1913. Minnesota was ahead 3-0 when the Tigers loaded the bases with one out in the fourth. "That was obviously the wrong pitch at the wrong time , because he was waiting for it", Gibson said.

Author: 0 Man U still `fighting` for top-four PL finish, insists Mourinho

Substitute Rashford added gloss to the scoreline in the 89th minute with his first league goal since September, collecting Ibrahimovic's throughball before drilling low across Pickford from 12 yards, as United inflicted further misery on their former boss.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics: The Time for Playoff Mindset is Now

Coach Tyronn Lue stopped placing him in the daily rotation due to the scoring inefficiency. Cavaliers: Host Toronto on Wednesday, the last tune-up before the playoffs start. And yet, they have always come through when it mattered most: the playoffs. This season, it is hard to see who can actually topple them. It's probably the end of regular season annoyance still, but some of their recent games have been an adventure in regards to the last few possessions.

Author: 0 Cavaliers to Rest Stars in Critical Game for Heat

Williams, after having his minutes cut to single digits in Sunday's overtime loss, put up a season-high 35 points, almost recording a triple-double with seven assists and nine rebounds. The 76ers (28-53) lost for the seventh straight time . Richardson, who amassed five steals for the second game in a row, has had an unreal 13 steals combined in his last three games.

Sport Bale ranks Tottenham's Alli among the world's greatest
Author: 0 Bale ranks Tottenham's Alli among the world's greatest

He's so experienced. His energy, his character, his quality... The Danish worldwide has scored seven goals in 30 Premier League appearances so far this season but the only top four team he has scored against is Chelsea, when Spurs ended the Blues' 13 game winning streak with a 2-1 victory earlier this term.

Author: 0 Kimi Raikonnen pinpoints where Ferrari dropped the ball

If fortune went against Lewis Hamilton a great deal during the 2016 Formula One season as he missed out on the drivers' title, then it appears to be smiling on him in 2017. "It looks like we are very close on pace with Ferrari". "I honestly think it will stay the way it is", said Hamilton when asked if his rivalry with Vettel would remain a friendly one.

Author: 0 Lynn aggravated old injury, under observation, says KKR CEO

In his column for Times of India , he wrote, "We are awaiting the results of the scans to Chris Lynn's shoulder which he dislocated on the field". It is a notoriously hard area of the body to heal, so these are nervous times. During the Australian summer, Lynn was a standout player in the Big Bash T20 League and also made his ODI debut for Australia. "We'll stay in close contact through this initial process as we get an idea of what the extent of the injury is and what the options are for ...

Author: 0 Mascherano: Neymar should not receive added suspension

And if he is banned for more than one league game he will be unavailable for the April 23 Clasico at the Bernabeu, a decisive day in the Liga title race with Madrid now three points clear. Barcelona can still appeal the decision and are nearly certain to do so. He will miss Barcelona's next league match against Real Sociedad on April 15, but he's also expected to miss El Clasico on April 23 for what he did to the fourth official.

Author: 0 Sanchez Wants Arsenal Stay - Wenger

Trending: Was the Attack on Assad's Air Base Legal? Before he said anything I said: 'Think carefully before you say anything'. Is he keen to move to another club where he might win more trophies and become more relevant in football? 92nd min, Mr Wenger left his technical area to confront me in disagreement at the decision.

Author: 0 Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal: An epic final at Miami Open

There will be a first-time Miami Open women's champion Saturday when Caroline Wozniacki plays Johanna Konta. Having only recently returned from a six-month layoff due to a knee injury, Federer said he would now take a break before returning for the French Open in late May.

Author: 0 Pakistan's Younis Khan to retire after West Indies tour

Two days after his skipper Misbah-ul-Haq announced his retirement from worldwide cricket, veteran Pakistan batsman Younis Khan on Saturday also made a decision to bring the curtains down to his glorious 17-year career after the upcoming three-Test rubber against the West Indies , starting later this month.

Author: 0 Dortmund Fans Gather to Show Support for Team

She says at a news conference that both of their apartments were searched and one of them has been detained. A letter found at the scene "claims responsibility for what happened", prosecutor Sandra Luecke said late Tuesday, telling journalists that "its authenticity is being verified".

Sport American Russell Henley earns Masters spot with three-shot victory in Houston
Author: 0 American Russell Henley earns Masters spot with three-shot victory in Houston

Fowler overcame damp conditions and a chilly, breezy morning to jump to a hot start. His opening round of 64 in Houston was more like the swashbuckling Fowler of old in endorsing form as shown when winning the Honda Classic in February. "I heard a lot of noise in front of us, so I was like, 'Oh, I know something big is going on up there, '" Kang said of Fowler's rally. "I was fortunate enough to take advantage of the par-3s, played them at 3-under, and I managed my way around nicely with mud ...

Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund attack: Islamist suspect arrested

The statement , claiming responsibility for the attack reportedly, starts with a reference to "Allah, the most beneficent, the most merciful" and states that sports personalities and celebrities belonging to " Germany and other crusading nations" were on IS's "kill list".

Sport Clippers rout Rockets 125-96, tied with Utah for 4th seed
Author: 0 Clippers rout Rockets 125-96, tied with Utah for 4th seed

Luc is nailing 38.3 percent of his shots from deep. Without further ado, let us move forward to the rest of the preview of April 12 game between the Sacramento Kings and the LA Clippers. Anderson has played the past three games after missing the previous six with a sprained right ankle. That includes this current stretch, in which the Rockets have lost five of their past eight games.

Sport Charlotte Hornets season ends with lopsided loss at Atlanta
Author: 0 Charlotte Hornets season ends with lopsided loss at Atlanta

The 28-year-old Griffin, who is averaging 21.7 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 4.9 assists per game this year, has a $21.4 million player option for the 2017-18 season that he seems likely to decline in order to test free agency. Paul Millsap and Ersan Ilyasova added 10 points each for Atlanta. Atlanta rested its regulars in the fourth quarter , but every active player scored.

Author: 0 Rooney out of United squad for Anderlecht

Following the triple bomb blast on Tuesday that saw Borussia Dortmund's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Monaco postponed 24 hours - and left Spanish defender Marc Bartra nursing a fractured wrist - Mourinho said United would be shutting out any such security concerns.

Author: 0 Louis sues NFL, teams over Rams relocation to LA

That final count appears to be tied to their detailed allegations that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones intentionally interfered in and damaged the business relationship between St. Under that plan, the city would've pitched in in $150 million of the estimated $1.1 billion stadium cost. It accuses the NFL and Rams' officials of violating the league's relocation guidelines.

Author: 0 Jamie Carragher: Arsenal are just like Chelsea... and this is why

Alexis Sanchez trudged off, head down. Mesut Ozil, Theo Walcott and Shkodran Mustafi were particularly wretched at Selhurst Park. Sixth place in the standings and on the slide. Wenger has recently chose to return Sanchez to the left wing, preferring either Danny Welbeck or Olivier Giroud up front. The chairman and new owner have given him a lot of money and they have bought some high quality players.

Author: 0 Ibrahimovic uses brains, not brawn to combat ageing

Rio Ferdinand believes that Eric Bailly could be a huge success at Manchester United if he continues to work on the technical side of his game. United still have the added of advantage of being in the Europa League, with that giving them another chance to qualify for the Champions League next season, so there is plenty to play for between now and May for the Premier League giants.

Sport UEFA reviewing safety for Champions League ties after Dortmund bus explosion
Author: 0 UEFA reviewing safety for Champions League ties after Dortmund bus explosion

He said the letter could be genuine or "an attempt to lay a false trail". A police spokesman, Gunnar Wortmann, said: "We will be working throughout the night to discover who was behind this attack". It is in fourth place with six games left to play this season, 18 points behind leader Bayern Munich - Germany's dominant club of recent years. The passenger of one of the cars gave a thumbs-up to fans waiting at the roadside.

Sport Kyrgios confident Australia can win the Davis Cup
Author: 0 Kyrgios confident Australia can win the Davis Cup

In the first reverse singles Sunday, India's Ramkumar Ramanathan outclassed Fayziev 6-3 6-2 in just over an hour to put India 4-0 ahead. 'That was unbelievable today, ' 21-year-old Kyrgios said of the crowd support. He's an incredible player but I'm a little bit used to the match-up. American captain Jim Courier said on Friday night that the United States team would "rally" around Sock, a former Wimbledon doubles champion, after he had finished with energy tanks near empty in a four-set ...

Author: 0 Neuer back at Bayern training, concerns over Lewandowski

The Germany defender sprained an ankle and sustained ligament damage during a session on Sunday and will nearly certainly miss the first leg at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday. He also spoke about his sides chances in this match saying they do not fear them. The Italian manager admitted that this wasn't a normal game: "I know very well Sergio Ramos potential, but we are focus on our strength".

Author: 0 Sanchez wants to stay at Arsenal - Wenger

In the Champions League, that is not enough, especially against big teams, because they have more breadth in their squad. "If it happens in my career, that will be nice, but for me titles with clubs are more important". The 28-year-old has won league titles with Colo-Colo, River Plate and Barcelona, as well as two Copas America with Chile, though he has lifted only one FA Cup and two Community Shields since joining the Gunners in 2014.

Author: 0 Explosions hit Dortmund team's bus, one player injured

The blast shattered the bus windows and Spanish global Marc Bartra, 26, successfully underwent surgery on a broken wrist after he was hit by flying glass. They were investigating a letter which was found near the scene of the attack. Dortmund player Marc Bartra was injured in the explosions, and has had surgery on this arm and wrist.

Author: 0 Brett Eldredge Show a Home Run for Cubs Fans

Even though the Cubs were off Tuesday, the players were busy making appearances throughout the Chicago area. After not winning a championship for 108 years, the team and their fans were due for some excessive celebrating. Kyle Schwarber and Ben Zobrist hit home runs and Jake Arrieta threw seven strong innings, as the Chicago Cubs took the series from the Milwaukee Brewers with a 7-3 victory.

Sport Knicks favorite Charles Oakley arraigned on assault charge
Author: 0 Knicks favorite Charles Oakley arraigned on assault charge

Oakley, who faces two misdemeanor assault charges, two harassment charges and a charge of criminal trespassing, was ordered to file motions by May 16 and to appear again in court on May 30. "I feel bad for the fans", he said. It's not about the ban or going to the Garden. German police say they're investigating "in all directions" after three explosions went off near Borussia Dortmund's team bus ahead of a Champions League quarterfinal match, injuring one of the soccer team's players.

Author: 0 Dybala brace has Barca facing exit from Champions League

In 2015, Barcelona beat Juventus 3-1 in the final, winning the European Cup for the fifth time. "We have to remain humble, keep our heads down and keep working". "It's a shame because I saw the players with the intention to compete and to fight for the Champions League, but we've once again made errors", he pointed out.

Author: 0 Bayern Munich v Real Madrid

Their right back, Daniel Carvajal, is also a doubt after he trained on his own on Monday. "He has been training just 20 minutes because he has problems with his shoulder, but we had a good feeling beforehand". Robert Lewandowski has scored in each of his last three Champions League games - he's never done four in a row in the competition. Zidane and Real also have their sights set on creating history by becoming the first club to retain the trophy in the Champions League era, so with ...

Author: 0 Germany probes possible Islamist links to Dortmund bus attack

A translated Tweet read: "Bomb explosion on the team bus at the team hotel". The letter found at the scene is being authenticated, and police say it claims responsibility - but have not yet released details about its contents. Police also said an officer who was accompanying the bus on a motorbike suffered blast trauma and shock. North Rhine-Westphalia police spokesman Gunnar Wortmann said there were "three explosions near the team bus as they left the hotel to go to the stadium ".

Sport LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf
Author: 0 LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf

Plus, the Cavaliers will be no worse than the No. 2 seed, meaning they'll still have home-court advantage for the first two rounds, and could have it in the Eastern Conference Finals if the Celtics fail to advance, which is a realistic possibility.

Author: 0 Day to battle emotions at Augusta amid mother's cancer fight

From what I understand, it's going to blow 25-30 miles per hour at times this week, with gusts perhaps up to 40, which I don't know will be enough to move balls on the greens or not. Johnson is joined by several other of the sport's top names, including Jordan Spieth and his third-best odds. If the storybook is ready, Spieth wins this weekend.

Author: 0 Hector Bellerin applauds Arsenal fans after loss... immediately regrets his decision

I've managed over 1,100 games for Arsenal Football Club, and we are not used to lose like that. On questions about his future: "I face it in every press conference at the moment but tonight I'm not in the mood to speak about it". Wenger expressed his disappointment after the defeat to Palace, saying they fell flat in what he deemed a "must-win" game. On that front that is the most hard for us.

Sport Security reviewed at all Champions Leagues games
Author: 0 Security reviewed at all Champions Leagues games

Spanish global Marc Bartra was injured after three blasts hit the Borussia Dortmund team bus as it headed to the Champions League game against AS Monaco. Police in Dortmund after the blasts near the BVB team bus. They said a fourth, undetonated device had also been found near the team hotel. Dortmund's press spokesman said the 26-year-old had broken the radius bone in his right wrist.