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NY reports first baby born with Zika-related defect

With the second report of a non-travel Zika virus case in the state, health officials fear the virus might have a foothold in Florida. Health officials Friday continued investigating two South Florida Zika cases that might not be linked to travel to other countries.



International Olympic Committee 'very reluctant' to ban Russia, Pound says

The International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) is to explore its legal options over the possibility of banning all Russian athletes for the Olympic Games in Rio following the publication of a damning report by Professor Richard McLaren . And IOC president Thomas Bach called the doping scandal a "shocking and unprecedented attack on the integrity of sport and on the Olympic Games ".


Paul Pogba 'is not worth £86 million' says Paul Scholes

Paul Pogba 'is not worth £86 million' says Paul Scholes

Scholes, who played with the France global for a stint during their time together at Old Trafford, feels that "for that sort of money you want someone who is going to score 50 goals a season" after the Juventus star was linked with a jaw-dropping £86-million deal to the Red Devils.


Why Oregon's Kasich delegates went to Trump

Why Oregon's Kasich delegates went to Trump

Sen. "I am not in the habit of supporting people who attack my wife and who attack my father", Cruz said . During a rambling post-convention press conference in Cleveland, Trump couldn't resist taking more swipes at Texas Sen. "They're not saying, 'Oh, that wasn't really my father.' You know, that's a little hard to do, because it looks like him". "I was never in New Orleans at that time".



Henrik Stenson clinches Open in epic duel

The Swede's overall 72-hole score of 264 is another major record, toppling the 265 set by David Toms at the PGA Championship 15 years ago. The Ryder Cup star also matched yet another benchmark as he became the 27th player to fire a 63 in a major championship, three days after Mickelson became the 26th.