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Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader…

Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader…

Published 18/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Superhero blockbuster “Avengers: Endgame” was the top winner at the MTV Movie and TV awards on Monday in a show marked [more…]

Toronto Raptors two-million strong NBA victory bash marred by shooting

Toronto Raptors two-million strong NBA victory bash marred by shooting

Published 18/06/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and some 2 million other fans cheered the NBA champion Toronto Raptors on Monday in a victory [more…]

Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising

Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising

Published 18/06/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp on Tuesday launched a program to further develop an advertising strategy that better targets audiences, as the TV [more…]

MLB notebook: Rangers’ Pence heads to IL

MLB notebook: Rangers’ Pence heads to IL

Published 18/06/2019

The Texas Rangers placed outfielder Hunter Pence on the 10-day injured list Monday because of a strained right groin. Pence sustained the injury Sunday against [more…]

NBA notebook: Gunshots mar Raptors’ title celebration

NBA notebook: Gunshots mar Raptors’ title celebration

Published 18/06/2019

Four people sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds at Monday’s rally celebrating the Raptors’ championship, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said. Three arrests were made, according to [more…]

Polkinghorne out, 16-year-old Fowler an option for Matildas

Polkinghorne out, 16-year-old Fowler an option for Matildas

Published 18/06/2019

(Reuters) - Australia central defender Clare Polkinghorne is unavailable for their final Group C game at the women’s World Cup, coach Ante Milicic has said, [more…]

Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper ad

Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper ad

Published 18/06/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page advert in the Toronto Star on Monday to congratulate a Toronto Raptors team that [more…]

Pelicans pick up Gentry’s 2020-21 option

Pelicans pick up Gentry’s 2020-21 option

Published 18/06/2019

The New Orleans Pelicans picked up the 2020-21 option for head coach Alvin Gentry on Monday, putting him under contract for the next two seasons. [more…]

NHL notebook: Karlsson signs $92 million deal with Sharks

NHL notebook: Karlsson signs $92 million deal with Sharks

Published 18/06/2019

All-Star defenseman Erik Karlsson signed an eight-year deal to remain with the San Jose Sharks. The team did not release contract figures, but multiple reports [more…]

Rangers acquire D Trouba in trade with Jets

Rangers acquire D Trouba in trade with Jets

Published 18/06/2019

The New York Rangers acquired defenseman Jacob Trouba from the Winnipeg Jets on Monday in exchange for defenseman Neal Pionk and the 20th overall pick [more…]