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Modric invites boy with Down's syndrome to join Croatia's World Cup celebrations

Modric invites boy with Down's syndrome to join Croatia's World Cup celebrations

1 hour ago   |   RT

Croatian captain Luka Modric invited a boy with Down's syndrome to join the team on stage in a touching moment during Croatia's celebrations after their sensational performance...
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Big banks like Goldman Sachs spectacularly failed to predict the World Cup winner - here's why

Big banks like Goldman Sachs spectacularly failed to predict the World Cup winner - here's why

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Five major banks predicted the outcome of the World Cup in Russia, but all but one got it wrong. Goldman Sachs forecast that Brazil would lift the trophy, while UBS backed...
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Trevor Noah accused of racism after saying France's World Cup champs are from Africa

Trevor Noah accused of racism after saying France's World Cup champs are from Africa

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

“Africa won the World Cup,” Noah said in a segment Monday about France's 4-2 victory against Croatia on Sunday on Moscow.
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Why 2018 World Cup Final was one of the weirdest soccer games ever

22 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The play on the pitch in Moscow contradicted everything we knew about this match, and it made for some serious fun.
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Ivan Perisic: The 2018 World Cup's most influential player

1 day ago   |   RT

After Croatia's defeat to France at Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday, Luka Modric made his way to collect the Golden Ball for player of the tournament - a personal reward for a...
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Coincidence? Croatia's football-loving leader gave Putin and Trump identically-numbered jerseys

1 day ago   |   RT

Croatia's president has a habit of handing out her national team's jerseys to world leaders. She presented the shirts to Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, and both of them...
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Hold the front page! Croatian president grabs 25% more headlines than Modric at WC final

1 day ago   |   RT

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic cemented her status as a World Cup superstar by officially receiving 25 percent more attention than any Croatia player despite...
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World Cup protesters get 15 days in jail, sports event bans

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

MOSCOW - The four protesters who barged onto the field at the World Cup final in Moscow have been sentenced to 15 days in jail. The protesters, members of the Pussy Riot punk...
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World Cup in numbers: The stats behind the drama at Russia 2018

1 day ago   |   RT

The Russia 2018 World Cup came to a close on Sunday when France beat Croatia in Moscow, capping a thrilling four weeks of football that have been hailed by many as the best...
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FeedonThis: Feeling the love for current and former Bulls

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - You wouldn't think that Derrick Rose would find his way into an interview at the World Cup final, but indeed he did. Antoine Griezmann of France name dropped the...
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Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job

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Kawhi Leonard has been traded to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan and...

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Google hit with record $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

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Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote for Democrats

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MLB takes action after Brewers All-Star's hateful tweets revealed

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Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

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Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

Darrelle Revis announces retirement from NFL after 11 seasons

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