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NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title in 1998

Both teams came out in the first quarter playing at a furious pace. Looking ahead to Games 3 and 4, what can the Cavs do that's going to stop a Golden State squad that still hasn't played their A game and still has cruised to victories in the Finals? "They won two games", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said, "now we've got to go home and regroup".


North Korea 'disrespected' China by missile test

North Korea 'disrespected' China by missile test

According to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff , the missile was sacked at around 5:40 a.m.in central North Korea and traveled an estimated 500 km. "And in the event of war, they would bring danger to China and to Russian Federation as well", he said. A US defense official also said the missile appeared to be a short range SCUD missile.



Gulf States cut ties with Qatar over terrorism funding accusations

For years now Iran and Saudi Arabia have been accusing each other of sponsoring terrorism but it remains unclear what the consequences of cutting these diplomatic ties will be. In response to the concerns, a FIFA spokesperson told Omnisport: "FIFA is in regular contact with the Qatar 2022 Local Organising Committee and the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy handling matters relating to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.


Lingard: Man United 'capable of anything'

Lingard: Man United 'capable of anything'

Man United finished the Premier League campaign in sixth, they drew far too many games, while they ended the year 24 points behind leaders Chelsea. When asked after the Europa League final whether he's decided on his future, Rooney said, " more or less, yeah". "It means a lot as it is my first European trophy with United and after what happened yesterday it is nice to bring a trophy back for Manchester".


British Prime Minister Pressured To Cancel Trump Meeting

British Prime Minister Pressured To Cancel Trump Meeting

Trump tweeted Monday morning that London Mayor Sadiq Khan had offered a "pathetic excuse" and "had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement". "I've been doing far more important things over the last 24 hours", he says. Trump also found himself in hot water over his tough-talking tweets defending his ban on travelers from several Muslim countries, which is now stalled in the federal courts.