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Sports Lawmakers unsure if new bills in future for Oklahoma teachers
Author: 0 Lawmakers unsure if new bills in future for Oklahoma teachers

They acted after Oklahoma teachers launched their protests, inspired by a nine-day strike in West Virginia, where they won a 5 percent raise. Last week , she signed a measure that gave teachers a $6,000 pay raise, but only added an additional $50 million to school funding.

Sports Liverpool likely to face Uefa action over Manchester City bus attack
Author: 0 Liverpool likely to face Uefa action over Manchester City bus attack

It very much seems like Klopp is Pep Guardiola's kryptonite, and City have an Everest sized mountain to climb if they want any hope of making it through to the semi final. For the first time since 2009, two English clubs locked horns in the knockout stages of the Champions League as Liverpool welcomed Manchester City to Anfield for the first leg of the quarter-finals.

Sports Masters 2018: Tony Finau suffers ankle injury celebrating during par-3 contest
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But he took an unfortunate step back, rolling his left ankle before he dropped to the ground. Golfweek are reporting that he walked the remaining three holes. He is now ranked as the No. 34 player in the world. Finau's upcoming Masters tournament must have flashed before his eyes after the tumble, but here's hoping he will be fine to continue in the coming days.

Author: 0 Augusta National will play host to women's amateur championship

Age and life's ordeals have a amusing way of changing relationships, and for Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson , that was never more evident than on a Tuesday morning at the 82nd Masters . Said Mickelson, who hasn't been seriously injured but deals with psoriatic arthritis: "To see him back playing is incredible". He has the best score relative to par at the Masters since 2011, and the most birdies and eagles since 2012.

Sports Champions League: Bayern beat Sevilla in quarterfinal 1st leg
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Bayern's French winger Franck Ribery had a strong influence on the result with his two crosses resulting in the two goals for the five-time European champions. "We go match to match and step by step". He has spent 11 years in Munich and made 380 appearances across all competitions for Bayern , and scored 117 goals.

Sports No Issues With Jose Mourinho, Paul Pogba Insists
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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has insisted that "there is no problem" between himself and Jose Mourinho . According to the Daily Mirror , Mourinho made contact with Pogba's worldwide boss before Les Bleus' two matches over the past week to discuss the player's form.

Sports Spurs Will Field Calls for Kawhi Leonard Over Summer
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This has begun to feel like the inevitable for Leonard after months of not trusting the Spurs' medical staff and being called out by his teammates and Gregg Popovich . Even in the lockout shortened 2011-12 season the Spurs managed to rack up 50 wins. Between draft picks and enticing young players like Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, the Celtics may have enough to land Leonard.

Sports Dr. J: Simmons: Simmons could be a once-in-a-lifetime player
Author: 0 Dr. J: Simmons: Simmons could be a once-in-a-lifetime player

They would need to win their remaining five games while the Milwaukee Bucks lose their last four games to reach the postseason. The team would go up by 20-something, Brett Brown would empty the bench, white knuckle time would eventually ensue, and the starters had to go back out there and finish the job."We had gotten up 22 there and I basically said, "Let's not let this lead get under 22, ' which other than the possession at the time, (Rondae) Hollis-Jefferson hit a runner, I don't think it ...

Sports Golfer's hole-in-one celebration becomes grisly ankle turn
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The world number 34 celebrated wildly, running down towards the green, but rolled his left ankle badly in the process. His grandson was caddying for him. Pretty special, wasn't it? Wow. The legendary trio turned back the clock and shot a combined 11-under par on Wednesday, the lowest score coming from Watson, who finished with a six-under 21.

Sports New England Patriots star Julian Edelman may have stopped school shooting
Author: 0 New England Patriots star Julian Edelman may have stopped school shooting

The comment was brought to Edelman's attention by another reader, who direct messaged him with this. "Dude there's a kid in your comments section who says he's going to shoot up a school". After police arrived at the location, they found a 14-year-old boy and two rifles that belonged to the boy's mother. The boy was taken to a juvenile-detention center and remains there after being charged with making a false report of a threat of terrorism.

Sports Hassan Whiteside Fined by Heat for Rant About Playing Time
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It was not the National Basketball Association handing out the punishment to Whiteside but rather the Heat themselves who made a decision to fine him an undisclosed amount for his comments after the game. Coming off a breakout season, Whiteside certainly wasn't expecting the type of season he's endured thus far with the Heat. Brooklyn got within 6 points with 2:38 left in the game; but Reggie Jackson was fouled at the 3 on the next possession which sealed the game.

Sports Former Baylor QB Robert Griffin III Reaches 1-Year Deal With Ravens
Author: 0 Former Baylor QB Robert Griffin III Reaches 1-Year Deal With Ravens

Griffin is looking to resurrect his injury-plagued career after being out of the league all last season, and Baltimore will give him the chance. It's possible Baltimore could still look to draft a developmental quarterback as well. The Ravens are darn pleased with their new backup to quarterback Joe Flacco , however. Baltimore had expressed interest in Griffin last summer, when Flacco was sidelined during training camp with a herniated disc.

Author: 0 Crystal Palace manager Hodgson staying clear of Salah or De Bruyne debate

His displays from midfield have helped propel Manchester City to the top of the Premier League and they could win the league against Manchester United on Saturday. When asked about the comparisons between himself and Salah he stated, 'You can not compare - it is impossible'. "Salah has been on a remarkable goalscoring run and he plays very well in an inside forward type of role".

Sports Arsenal v CSKA Moscow
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It's no exaggeration to say Arsenal's season hinges on success in the Europa League . Wenger could throw him back into the starting line-up after a scoring cameo off the bench in last weekend's Premier League win over Stoke. Wenger confirmed he has everyone available for selection for the crucial match including Alexandre Lacazette . "But because the mentality in the team is very good, strong and healthy - we're recovered.

Sports Former England captain Wilkins dies age 61
Author: 0 Former England captain Wilkins dies age 61

Wilkins began his career in west London at Chelsea in what was then a hard time for the now prosperous club both on and off the field. Wilkins had been working as a TV and radio pundit. Yet it was as an England worldwide that won him most plaudits. He was infamously the fourth player sent off against Morocco in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico.As a player he famously helped United lift the FA cup in 1982 and will also most fondly be missed at Stamford Bridge winning the Player of the Year ...

Sports Blue Jays hammer White Sox to win fourth in a row
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Wellington Castillo had a pair of solo home runs to lead Chicago at the plate, while Jose Abreu added three hits of his own. Toronto's pitching staff has allowed 4.0 runs per game overall in 2018 as a unit. One night later, they fell to.500 and found themselves on the brink of a three-game sweep against the Toronto Blue Jays . The club's starters have a 4.81 ERA, 1.31 WHIP and 8.8 strikeouts per nine innings.

Sports Shohei Ohtani gets silent treatment after first career home run
Author: 0 Shohei Ohtani gets silent treatment after first career home run

Ohtani received the silent treatment from his teammates before they surrounded him to celebrate. In his first Angel Stadium at-bat, Ohtani capped off a six-run first inning with a three-run home run to center field against Cleveland Indians' Josh Tomlin Tuesday night.

Sports Mohamed Salah Heroics Inspiring Fans to Convert to Islam
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Kevin De Bruyne insists that he can not be compared to Liverpool FC star Mohamed Salah . The Belgium global has played an integral role in helping City dominate in the Premier League , with Pep Guardiola's side needing just one more win to secure the title after already claiming the EFL Cup.