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China rejects WHO proposal for second phase of investigation into origins of Covid-19

TAIPEI – China rejects the World Health Organization’s proposal for a second phase investigation into the origins of Covid-19, including a potential lab leak, and has presented its own proposal to search for evidence in other countries, a senior Chinese official said. WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus last week presented …

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Milwaukee Bucks beat Phoenix Suns to win NBA Championship

MILWAUKEE – Bye, NBA Finals. Hello, disappointment and sorrow. The Phoenix Suns failed to force a decisive seventh game in the NBA Finals. The Milwaukee Bucks beat them 105-98 on Tuesday night in front of a sold-out crowd of 17,397 at the Fiserv Forum to win the 2021 NBA Championship. …

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Dak Prescott favorite among a handful of NFL stars to win Returning Player of the Year award in 2021

The NFL season will be here before you know it. In fact, the action from training camp is about to spill over into the league as we are here today. While we’re still a few weeks away from watching the regular season unfold, now is a better time than ever …

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Vikings’ Reward for Dominant First-Round Victory is Date with Top-Seeded Idaho State

Story Links TIPOFF The reward for any eight seed that wins its first game at the Big Sky tournament is a quarterfinal matchup against the conference’s top seed. The Portland State women’s basketball team knew that going into this year’s tournament, and sure enough, it will be …

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Drafting the best players ahead of the ACC Tournament

Get the latest Syracuse news delivered right to your inbox. Subscribe to our sports newsletter here. Our men’s basketball beat writers have watched all but one Atlantic Coast Conference team play against Syracuse. We asked them to draft a five-player team, plus a sixth man and head coach, with the …

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Gausman pushes Giants against Dodgers, Kershaw

LOS ANGELES – Nothing has stopped Kevin Gausman so far this season. Not even a nagging hip injury. Gausman capped a stellar May with six white innings and Mauricio Dubon hit one of Clayton Kershaw’s two home runs, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 on …

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MATCH RECAP: Seattle Sounders FC and Austin FC share points in scoreless draw at Lumen Field

Seattle Sounders FC (5-0-3, 18 points) and Austin FC (2-4-1, 7 points) drew scoreless Sunday night at Lumen Field. With a point at home, Seattle maintains its grip on the Supporters’ Shield race and the Western Conference standings ahead of the international break in June. With five wins and three …

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The Avalanche came to play in the first game. Vegas couldn’t keep up and decided to play dirty |

May 30, 2021; Denver, Colorado, United States; Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon (29) skates against Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Robin Lehner (90) in the second period of Game 1 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff Round 2 at the Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports This is the …

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Lightning and Barclay Goodrow lead the Hurricanes in Game 1

RALEIGH, NC – Barclay Goodrow beat Alex Nedeljkovic for the go-ahead goal at 12:39 of the third period to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Sunday night to open their second playoff series round. Goodrow gave the defending Stanley Cup champions the advantage when he …

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Geese choose up 4 champions on day two

Historical past hyperlinks Match Outcomes – Day 1, Monitor Match Outcomes – Day 2, Subject LOS ANGELES, Calif .– On day two of the Pac-12 Championships, the Oregon monitor crew collected 4 convention titles – two males and two girls – bringing the weekend’s complete to 5. With eight occasions …

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