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Platini considers return to football after ban

London - Michel Platini revealed on Friday he is considering a return to football as the former UEFA president bids ...


RFU reduces funding cut for second-tier English rugby clubs

London - England's Rugby Football Union (RFU) has scaled back plans that would have slashed the budgets of second-tier clubs ...


Charges Filed in Vietnam in Truck Deaths Case

Authorities in Vietnam's coastal Ha Tinh province have filed charges against seven human traffickers accused of involvement in a smuggling ...


Lesotho: Five things to know

rocked by a politico-judicial saga involving the prime minister, is a small landlocked mountain kingdom entirely surrounded by South Africa.'Kingdom ...


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Delving in among the smoke and mirrors of the Pell case

Compound Probability and the CrownIn his appeal to the Intermediate Court, Bret Walker referred to 13 solid obstacles that pointed ...

Bayrob hackers infected 400,000 computers before being taken down

The hackers were like modern-day John Dillingers, brazenly committing their crimes and repeatedly escaping law enforcement's grasp.But like Dillinger and ...

Upbeat Chinese FM says virus control efforts 'are working'

China's efforts to control the deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus "are working", Beijing's top diplomat said Thursday, attributing an ...

Coronavirus more closely aligned to flu than other viruses

CHICAGO, Illinois - Scientists in China who studied the nose and throat swabs from 18 patients infected with the new ...

Roger Stone gets 3 years and four months prison sentence

WASHINGTON, DC - A federal judge on Thursday sentenced President Donald Trump's longtime confidant Roger Stone to 40 months in ...

Former U.S. congressman denies Trump offer to WikiLeaks founder

LONDON, UK - The White House has denied a claim aired in a London court this week that President Donald ...

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Germany races to act on far-right threat after deadly shootings

German ministers promised on Friday to ramp up security and put more police on the streets to quell public fears, ...

Organizing Head Of Nascent Kazakh Opposition Party Detained

The leader of a group seeking to create the opposition Democratic Party of Kazakhstan, Zhanbolat Mamai, has been detained on ...

Hong Kong Protesters Gather to Remember Mob Attack in Yuen Long

Hundreds of people gathered in malls and public places in Hong Kong on Friday in renewed protests against the city's ...

Top 5 movies about modern Moscow

Lifestyle Feb 21 2020 Victoria RyabikovaAykaSergey Dvortsevoy/ARTE, Eurasia Film Production, Juben Pictures, 2018 These pictures show the Russian capital through ...

Kazakhstan: Killers of saiga protector given life sentences

Even with a court in Kazakhstan handing down life sentences to the killers of a state ranger who dedicated his ...

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Red Bulls M Casseres signs multi-year contract

New York Red Bulls signed midfielder Cristian Casseres Jr. to a multi-year contract extension, the club announced Friday. Terms of ...


Toronto FC rookie Achara signs after strong preseason

Toronto FC rookie forward Ifunanyachi Achara signed a contract on the heels of his sterling performance in the preseason, the ...


Platini considers return to football after ban

London - Michel Platini revealed on Friday he is considering a return to football as the former UEFA president bids ...


Rudiger demands German fans, FA and league do more to combat racism

London - Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger says fans must report racist abuse they hear in Germany's football stadiums or be ...


Klopp writes to 'cheeky' Man United fan who wants Liverpool to lose

London - Jurgen Klopp has sent a letter to a "cheeky" young Manchester United fan explaining that he can not ...


Reaching Champions League would be among top triumphs, says Mourinho

London - Jose Mourinho says delivering Champions League football for Tottenham next season would be among his greatest managerial achievements ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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