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Shock as Derry City FC captain Ryan McBride found dead at home

Shock as Derry City FC captain Ryan McBride found dead at home

McBride had led Derry to victory for the fourth time this season against Drogheda United, just 24 hours earlier. He started playing for his hometown club in 2011 and featured alongside current Republic of Ireland and West Brom star James McClean.


Honouring Dame Vera Lynn on Her 100th Birthday

Honouring Dame Vera Lynn on Her 100th Birthday

She continued to sing and appear on television after her return from Burma, eventually becoming the first British artist to make number one in America. Last night's BBC2 programme Dame Vera Lynn: Happy 100th Birthday was a walk down memory lane for some viewers, while others took to Twitter to praise the wartime star .


Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters injures left ankle against Timberwolves

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters injures left ankle against Timberwolves

Waiters got hurt on a drive with 3:07 left in the first half. Damian Lillard led six players in double figures with 27 points as Portland pulled within 1 1/2 games of the eighth and final playoff spot in the West. Miami headed into the fourth quarter with a 90-81 lead. Elsewhere, John Wall set a career high with 20 assists and Bradley Beal scored 24 points as the Washington Wizards bounced back from a rare home loss with a 112-107 win over the Chicago Bulls.


Barcelona fans react to display against Valencia on social media

Barcelona fans react to display against Valencia on social media

Although Munir El Haddadi drew Valencia level nearly immediately against his parent club, the 10 men struggled to contain Messi, who made it 3-2 after 52 minutes but will miss the trip to Granada in the first game back from the global break due to suspension after picking up a late yellow card.


Red Wings get shootout win at Arizona

Red Wings get shootout win at Arizona

Coming almost 20 years to the day of the infamous March 26, 1997 brawl between the Avalanche and Wings at Joe Louis Arena, the farewell tilt between these two old rivals in the building was about as tame as the rivalry has grown to be, a meek 5-1 loss by the Avs.


City hit back to earn a draw with Liverpool

City hit back to earn a draw with Liverpool

Roberto Firmino returned to the team at Man City on Sunday, while Jordan Henderson and Daniel Sturridge should be fit again by the time Everton come to Anfield on April 1, so Liverpool have all their key men available for the final stretch.