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Messi to miss Barca's Champions League trip to Inter

Milan - Barcelona star Lionel Messi will not make the trip to the San Siro for Tuesday's final Champions League ...

Spanish court clears 36 players in match-fixing case

Barcelona - A Spanish court cleared 36 players of wrongdoing Monday in a high-profile match-fixing case related to a 2011 ...

French judge tasked with Qatar 2022 World Cup inquiry

Paris - French prosecutors said Monday that they had handed to an investigating judge their inquiry into suspected corruption in ...

Benzema could face trial over sextape allegations

Paris - Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema may be facing a criminal trial after France's highest court of appeal on ...

'A coach's suitcase is always ready,' says under-pressure Ancelotti

Milan - Under-pressure Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti said "a coach's suitcase is always ready" ahead of Tuesday's crunch final Champions ...

Lampard challenges young Chelsea players to step up

London - Frank Lampard has challenged his young Chelsea players to "make a mark" ahead of their crucial Champions League ...

Brexit? New referendum? What's at stake in UK vote

Britain votes on Thursday in a crucial general election that will determine whether the country leaves the European Union next ...

House Judiciary hearing sets stage for Trump impeachment charges

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes on Monday to formally receive the investigative findings against ...

Democrats lay out impeachment case against Trump

Democrats laid out the case for the impeachment of President Donald Trump on Monday as they prepared to issue formal ...

Britain's Spies Probe Russian Election Meddling

Britain's cybersecurity agency is investigating whether state-sponsored Russian hackers were behind the leaks of British government documents used by opposition ...

International Journalist Group: Fewer Media Staff Killed This Year

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - The International Federation of Journalists said Monday that far fewer journalists are being killed this year compared ...

Putin, Zelenskiy Meet in Bid to Bring Peace to Eastern Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, are meeting for the first time in Paris for long-awaited ...

Watchdog Expected to Find Russia Probe Valid Despite Flaws

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department's internal watchdog will release a highly anticipated report Monday that is expected to reject President ...

Mumbai: Indian team arrives for U17 Women's Football Tournament

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Indian women's U17 team arrived in Mumbai on Monday for the U17 Women's Football ...

10 unwritten rules of being Russian

Want to pass off as an undercover Russian? Or better understand why we are born the way we are? Here's ...

House Judiciary Committee Hears Evidence as Impeachment Vote Nears

The push by Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives to impeach President Donald Trump resumes Monday as the Judiciary ...

Dennis seals 'dream move' to Team Ineos

London - World individual time trail champion Rohan Dennis has signed a two-year deal with Team Ineos, the British cycling ...

Algeria seeks heavy sentences for ex-PMs accused of corruption

The Algerian prosecutor's office has requested 20-year prison sentences for several former politicians accused of corruption, including two prime ministers ...

Russia banned from 2020 Olympics, 2022 Soccer World Cup

Lausanne - The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia for four years from major global sporting events including the ...

Russia Banned From Olympics, Major Events For 4 Years Over Doping

MOSCOW - The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) executive committee has sent a "robust" rebuke of Russia's sports authorities, banning the ...

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Mounting alarm over treatment of protesters in Iran

GENEVA, Switzerland - In the wake of recent protests in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official expressed alarm ...

Scores perish in factory blaze in Indian capital

DELHI, India - Dozens of people have died in a fire in a large factory in Delhi.Fire engines streamed through ...

UK and U.S. officials charge two Russian nationals after hacking spree

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Justice last week joined with the U.S. Department of State and the United ...

A Critique of Ferguson and Maxwell

I have already written a short critique of the majority ruling, and here I wish to expand some of its ...

Second shooting at U.S. Navy base this week leaves four dead

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. investigators are trying to determine what caused a Saudi air force pilot in the United States ...

Local bourse struggles for direction

The JSE struggled for direction on Monday before eventually closing mildly softer after a muted session.With no significant data being ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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