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UN Security Council to hold urgent talks on North Korea missile test

The launch complicates the new South Korean president's plan to talk to the North, and came as U.S., Japanese and European navies gather for joint war games in the Pacific. After flying over 700 kilometers (435 miles), the missile landed in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) surrounded by the Korean peninsula, Japan and the Russian far east.


Mariners select RHP Weber from Triple-A to face Blue Jays

Mariners select RHP Weber from Triple-A to face Blue Jays

Seattle already has four starting pitchers on the disabled list. He had left the stadium to see a doctor. "He felt something in his shoulder and it was something he'd never dealt with before", Servais said. Stroman struck out nine, one shy of his season high. Again, the Jays blew a chance to score in the fifth when Travis led off with a double and was moved to third on a two-strike, sacrifice bunt by Goins.



Cavs put Raptors on brink, Spurs topple Rockets

James 9-16 15-16 35, Love 6-9 3-4 16, Thompson 3-6 3-5 9, Irving 7-21 1-1 16, Smith 3-5 0-0 9, Frye 1-1 0-0 3, Derr.Williams 2-2 0-0 5, Dero.Williams 2-4 0-0 4, Korver 5-7 0-0 14, J.Jones 0-0 0-0 0, D.Jones 0-0 0-0 0, Shumpert 1-5 2-2 4. "It's something we've done, we've knocked down threes all year and for some reason it's escaped us right now", Casey said. DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 37 points while Jonas Valanciunas added 19 points and eight rebounds.


Spurs steamroll Rockets to advance to Western Conference Finals

Spurs steamroll Rockets to advance to Western Conference Finals

Leonard is likely to be back in the lineup for Game 1 against the Warriors. It can be argued where exactly Leonard ranks among the NBA's top players. San Antonio and Golden State have somehow avoided each other in the playoffs for the past few seasons. "As a team, and as a unit, we just didn't have a rhythm and they capitalized on that".


Arsenal prioritise summer move for starring Champions League midfielder

Arsenal prioritise summer move for starring Champions League midfielder

Arsenal now sit in fifth position in the Premier League, three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City. However, Arsenal fans are not happy with just a fourth place finish and FA Cup glory. A graduate of Caen's respected academy - from producing the likes of Raphael Guerreiro and M'Baye Niang to William Gallas - the multifunctional French global midfielder joined Monaco in 2015 for a reported £3.4m.


Anaheim Ducks Rally Back In Three Minutes For Amazing Comeback

Anaheim Ducks Rally Back In Three Minutes For Amazing Comeback

The Nashville Predators are now off to the Western Conference Final for the first time in franchise history. "We're going back with the preparation to be ready for a big game". Instead, the Ducks played as if their lives depended on it and scored three goals with goaltender John Gibson pulled in favor of an extra skater.