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Iran’s polls set to split divided conservatives in two

Elections headquarters staff wait to receive candidates to register for Iran’s presidential election at the Interior Ministry, in Tehran TEHRAN: A presidential election in Iran next month could provide the final straw to split an already long-divided conservative political camp, after years of growing divisions. While the list of approved candidates has yet to be […]

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Flawless Verstappen dominant as Mercedes and Ferrari drop the ball at Monaco GP

3:11 PM ET Laurence Edmondson Close F1 Editor • Joined ESPN in 2009• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011 Nate Saunders Close F1 Associate Editor • Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes • History graduate from Reading University• Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014 Max Verstappen’s first Monaco Grand Prix victory has put him into previously uncharted territory […]

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Philadelphia 76ers see challenge in Washington Wizards, throughout playoffs, Tobias Harris says

5:12 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN The Philadelphia 76ers may be the top seed in the Eastern Conference, but they had their hands full with the eighth-seeded Washington Wizards on Sunday afternoon, escaping with a 125-118 victory to open the best-of-seven first-round playoff series. For those who expect the Sixers to cruise past their underdog opponents, […]