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Golden goal: Keith Houchen for Coventry City v Tottenham (1987) | Daniel Harris | Football

When is a question not a question? When it’s an exclamation! Consider: “Did you see that!” – I know you did; “Are you kidding me!” – I know you’re not; “What on earth!” – neither of us have a clue. Reactions like these distill what makes sport sport, shared moments …

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Golden Goal: Georgi Kinkladze for Manchester City v Southampton (1996) | Sachin Nakrani | Football

Kinkladze looks to escape the attentions of Barry Venison and Mark Walters.

Manchester City’s history books are filled with the names of players who caught the eye and captured the imagination, from past heroes such as Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee and Dennis Tueart to modern superstars such as Yay Touré, David Silva and Sergio Agüero, but it’s arguable none have left the …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: New York City Braces for a Deluge of Patients; Costs of Containment Grow

Coronavirus Live Updates: New York City Braces for a Deluge of Patients; Costs of Containment Grow

As lockdowns spread, debate about costs grows. With more states across America ordering millions to stay home, and Britain joining the rest of Europe in shuttering nonessential businesses and placing its population under what one newspaper called “house arrest,” voices of disquiet over the economic cost of such measures grew …

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Coronavirus Drives Island City to Shelter in Place

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March 19, 2020 — For almost 5 decades, funeral director Harry Greer, 74, has ushered families through loss and grief in the San Francisco Bay Area town of Alameda, CA. But the coronavirus pandemic has roiled his business. Recently, two families postponed funerals until May. Then this week, a third …

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City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids’ Asthma Risk

News Picture: City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids

TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A tax designed to reduce mid-city traffic in Stockholm, Sweden, was tied to a reduction in asthma attacks in children, a new study suggests. “The key takeaways of this paper are that health gains can be realized through efforts to lower air pollution, …

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Rudy Gobert reportedly tests positive for coronavirus; Jazz players to stay at arena in Oklahoma City

Rudy Gobert reportedly tests positive for coronavirus; Jazz players to stay at arena in Oklahoma City

The growing concerns surrounding the coronavirus reached a tipping point in the NBA. The league announced it has suspended the season after Wednesday night’s matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Utah Jazz was postponed as a result of Jazz center Rudy Gobert testing positive for coronavirus, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and The …

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Talking Horses: City Island can pull off surprise in Stayers’ Hurdle | Sport

Paisley Park seems set to be a hot favourite for a second consecutive success in the Stayers Hurdle, having kept his unbeaten record since then. So punters must ask themselves, is the eight-year-old as solid as Envoi Allen or fallible like Defi Du Seuil? He has looked more straightforward this …

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Mendes, Wilder and the SAS: how Lee Johnson has Bristol City on the rise | Football

Bristol City chairman Jon Lansdown hosts a ground-breaking ceremony on the site of their new training ground at Failand.

Lee Johnson is discussing confidence and courage, traits that will likely go some way to determining his team’s play-off credentials across the remaining nine games of another marathon Championship season, though he is not talking Bristol City but rather a night behind-the-scenes at Cirque du Soleil. “It is not as …

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Arsenal place players into self-isolation and postpone game with Man City | Football

Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis takes to the Emirates pitch after the Europa League win over Arsenal. He met several players after the game.

The Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday has been postponed “as a precautionary measure” due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Premier League has said. Following the news that Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis had contracted the virus, Arsenal confirmed that an unspecified number …

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International Women’s Day: Clashes mar Mexico City march

International Women's Day: Clashes mar Mexico City march

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAfter a peaceful start, the protest turned violent Police in Mexico have clashed with protesters, following a huge march marking International Women’s Day. About 80,000 people took to the streets to highlight the country’s rising levels of violence against women. The rally …

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