Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to invite Donald Trump to Ireland Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to invite Donald Trump to Ireland

Asked if he would accompany Mr Trump for a round of golf if the president visited Doonbeg , the Taoiseach said he does not play golf. TheJournal.ie's political reporter Christina Finn will be bringing you all the latest updates from Leo Varadkar'...

Wilshere back for England as Southgate brings in three new faces Wilshere back for England as Southgate brings in three new faces

Southgate, though, insisted Cahill could still make the final squad for the World Cup. Elsewhere, in an experimental squad which is meant to go those on the fringes of the fold a chance to prove their worth, there are a number of maiden call-ups.

China to merge its banking and insurance regulators - parliament document China to merge its banking and insurance regulators - parliament document

Wang said the reform, focusing on institutional restructuring in key areas, will strengthen the government's functions on economic management, market supervision, social management, public service and ecological and environmental protection.

Peppers returning to Panthers on one-year deal Peppers returning to Panthers on one-year deal

Julius Peppers isn't ready to call it quits just yet. He led the Panthers with 11 sacks despite playing just 50 percent of the defensive snaps, which ranked fourth among Carolina defensive linemen. Ranking fourth on the all-time sack list, Peppers ...

Lions release TE Eric Ebron Lions release TE Eric Ebron

To say that Ebron was an enigmatic and inconsistent performer during his four years in Detroit would be an understatement. Ebron was extremely productive down the stretch, but his rough first half of 2017 and seemingly neverending ability to genera...

Baseball team severs ties with player after release of domestic violence video Baseball team severs ties with player after release of domestic violence video

The couple then walks down another flight of stairs where the man strikes the woman again, causing her to drop her purse and glasses once more. The player was identified by the authorities as Danry Vásquez, 24, was a member of the Corpus Christi H...

Sky pundit Jamie Carragher may see renowned psychologist Steve Peters Sky pundit Jamie Carragher may see renowned psychologist Steve Peters

He reacts by spitting towards Andy Hughes , who had been delivering the taunts, but the spit hit Hughes's 14-year-old daughter. Subsequently, the footage was broadcast in the media and the retired England global issued a number of grovelling apo...

Dolphins expected to release DT Ndamukong Suh Dolphins expected to release DT Ndamukong Suh

Suh was released in the middle of a bad a six-year, $114M deal he signed with the Dolphins back in 2015, which left Miami with a bit of cap relief but otherwise nothing to show for it. The New Orleans Saints are looking for a defensive tackle, look...

Palestinian President Abbas meets Putin to discuss U.S. mediation role Palestinian President Abbas meets Putin to discuss U.S. mediation role

They also discussed North Korea's bid to develop nuclear weapons, with the White House explaining President Trump had "reiterated the importance" of ensuring the Stalinist dictatorship is denuclearized. "In this budget we took care of the military ...

Federer wins at Indian Wells, sets up rematch with Chung Federer wins at Indian Wells, sets up rematch with Chung

Along the way, Chung has dismantled two experienced seeds-12th-seeded Tomas Berdych and the 30th-seeded Cuevas- playing with poise, patience and total command save for a two-game lapse closing today's victory. I don't know if it's Australia per se ...

Five takeaways from the Lakers' 112-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Five takeaways from the Lakers' 112-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets

But Kuzma scored 24 of his 26 points in the first half, while Thomas scored 12 of his 23 in the fourth quarter. Kuzma had only two points in the first half. He made 9 of his 16 attempts from the field, for a 56.2% field goal percentage (1/1 from the ...

Dick's Sporting Goods revealed downbeat fourth quarter results Dick's Sporting Goods revealed downbeat fourth quarter results

The company has market cap of $3.53 billion. The company exchanged hands with 3322221 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 2.95M shares while its relative volume is stand at 1.13. Brean Capital has "Buy" rating and $4500 target. PiperJaffra...

Best and worst from Syracuse basketball vs. Arizona State (NCAA Tournament) Best and worst from Syracuse basketball vs. Arizona State (NCAA Tournament)

Colorado won its first game before getting knocked out. Leading-scorers Shannon Evans II and Kodi Justice can both be unsafe from 3-point range and if they're on, it'll break Syracuse's zone. This time, they were held to 28. Syracuse may ...

United legend slams teams lack of 'personality' and 'character.' United legend slams teams lack of 'personality' and 'character.'

Mourinho has reached the quarter-finals eight times in his managerial career but saw his United side humbled 2-1 on aggregate by Sevilla after substitute Wissam Ben Yedder's brace on Tuesday. Mourinho is desperate to sign a new centre-half to p...

AJ McCarron finds a home with the Bills AJ McCarron finds a home with the Bills

The terms of the trade will include the Bengals sending the Bills the 12th pick in the draft for Glenn and the 21st pick, as well as the Bills shipping a fifth-round pick to Cincinnati and the Bengals shipping a sixth-round pick to Buffalo.

Navy jet crashes near Key West, two ejected from plane Navy jet crashes near Key West, two ejected from plane

They were taken by ambulance to Lower Keys Medical Center. Pictures posted to social media show a military helicopter hovering over the apparent crash site. She said she called 911 immediately but she didn't see anyone eject. NAS Oceana is one of...

England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' and Wales comments England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' and Wales comments

The Rugby Football Union has said the remarks were "inappropriate" and that it will apologise to its counterparts in Ireland and Wales . In March previous year, England lost 13-9 to Ireland in Dublin in a defeat which ended the team's chance...

Messi scores 100th Champions League goal as Barca beats Chelsea Messi scores 100th Champions League goal as Barca beats Chelsea

Chelsea have shown that they are a very organised team with clear ideas about how they want to play and have players up front who are very unsafe and very quick. "We know what Andres brings to the team, not only on the pitch but as a captain", Barc...

Los Angeles Lakers vs Golden State Warriors: Lineups, preview & prediction 3/14/18 Los Angeles Lakers vs Golden State Warriors: Lineups, preview & prediction 3/14/18

Stephen Curry is easily one of the most popular basketball players in the world. Without Curry, the team has done a nice job of scoring. Andre Iguodala and Jordan Bell have missed the last three games, and David West has sat out the last four....

Jaguars to re-sign WR Lee Jaguars to re-sign WR Lee

Now comes this report from NFL Media's Ian Rapoport indicting that the Jaguars are indeed going to re-sign Lee. The AFC South champion Jacksonville Jaguars , on the heels of one of their best seasons in franchise history, are signing Andrew Norwe...

Warriors' Thompson sidelined with fractured thumb Warriors' Thompson sidelined with fractured thumb

He could miss seven games. If he plays, numberFire's models project Thompson to score 31.0 FanDuel points at a cost of $6,700 on Wednesday. He is averaging 19.7 points, 2.7 assists and 3.8 rebounds through 66 games this season. Draymond Green will...

QB Teddy Bridgewater Will Sign With New York Jets QB Teddy Bridgewater Will Sign With New York Jets

Going 5-8 as a starter while putting up a career-high 2,926 yards and 18 interceptions captained NY to a 5-8 record as a starter, a surprising mark for a team expected to compete with the winless Cleveland Browns for the No. Bridgewater suffered a ...

Cheltenham Festival Day 2: Queen Mother Champion Chase Day

NICKY HENDERSON is playing down expectations as Altior looks to confirm his pre-eminence as Britain's top steeplechaser in today's Queen Mother Champion Chase . "I thought we had it all to do after the last, but I was hoping that Barry's strength...

MiLB Pace-of-Play Rule Changes Aim to Speed Up Games MiLB Pace-of-Play Rule Changes Aim to Speed Up Games

The changes, developed in conjunction with Major League Baseball, are expected to benefit teams by alleviating wear and tear on pitching staffs and also make for a better experience for fans by shortening the length of games. Any runner or batter rem...

Vancouver's participation in 2026 World Cup bid thrown into doubt Vancouver's participation in 2026 World Cup bid thrown into doubt

Their unified bid has to be submitted by the end of the week, and FIFA's decision is expected in mid-June. Lisa Beare , Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, issued a statement Wednesday saying the government met regularly with the bid committee ...

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