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Lions tour: Sir John Kirwan slams refereeing system after drawn third Test

Lions tour: Sir John Kirwan slams refereeing system after drawn third Test

New Zealand could not score from the ensuing phases as the Lions held on for a draw, but Williams and Dawson both felt the wrong call had been made. Owens' touch was ruled unintentional - despite clearly making a grab at the ball - and an All Blacks' attacking scrum was set, which they duly wasted as the match and series ended all square at Eden Park.


Red Sox's Chris Sale Named All-Star Starter For Second Consecutive Year

Red Sox's Chris Sale Named All-Star Starter For Second Consecutive Year

Scherzer, a 32-year-old right-hander, also will be making his second All-Star start, the first coming with Detroit. He'll be opposed on the mound by the Nationals' Matt Scherzer, who is 10-5 with a 2.10 ERA and 173 strikeouts. 1990 - Wrigley Field hosts its third All-Star Game as the AL beats the NL 2-0. "I'm gonna grip it and rip it as usual", he said Monday . "I thought this was the right way to go".


Marine Corps cargo aircraft crashes in MS killing several crew, reports say

Marine Corps cargo aircraft crashes in MS killing several crew, reports say

Sheriff Ricky Banks told the Clarion-Ledger that at least five people had died on the aircraft, believed to be carrying nine. Hammons told the affiliate station that eight bodies were recovered. The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is a four-engine turboprop aircraft used primarily for military transportation. News 2 will keep you updated as information become available.


Hawaii-stationed soldier arrested for alleged ties to terror

Hawaii-stationed soldier arrested for alleged ties to terror

Kang had been under investigation by the Army and FBI for more than a year, the FBI said. Details on exactly how Kang allegedly tried to assist ISIS were not immediately available as his criminal complaint was processed in US District Court in Hawaii.


Majority of Republicans think higher education is bad for America

Majority of Republicans think higher education is bad for America

The vast majority Democrats, meanwhile, say colleges are helping the nation: 72 percent say they think higher education is having a positive effect, versus 19 percent who say such institutions are hurting the country. While Republicans' views of the media are virtually unchanged since previous year, Democrats have warmed up to the media over the same time period.


North korea: Putin calls for

North korea: Putin calls for "keeping his cool"

Senior officials from both countries will meet in Washington on July 19 to discuss economic and trade issues. While the US and its allies have been flexing their muscles in response to North Korea's continued provocations in violations of global restrictions, the allied governments are unwilling to go to war with North Korea, a conflict in which the allies would achieve victory but at a great cost.