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Man City slips further out of title contention
Man City slips further out of title contention

By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Premier League trophy could be out of reach for Manchester City after a 2-2 home draw with last-placed Sunderland on...full story
updated 2014-04-17 06:01 AM
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Man City slips further out of title contention Man City slips further out of title contention
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Premier League trophy could be out of reach for Manchester City after a 2-2 home draw with last-placed Sunderland on....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Bayern beats Kaiserslautern 5-1 Bayern beats Kaiserslautern 5-1
By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Title holder Bayern Munich cruised to its 20th German Cup final by beating second-division Kaiserslautern 5-1 on Wednesday. Bayern will seek its....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Brazil unveils $11 billion in 'legacy' budget
By STEPHEN WADE
Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazilian government officials announced Wednesday that almost $11 billion (24.1 billion Brazilian reals) will be spent on major transportation and....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

English Results, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--English Results English Football Results LONDON (AP) -- Results from English football: English Premier League ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Crystal Palace beat Everton 3-2 to dent UCL hopes

Associated Press

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) -- Crystal Palace dented Everton's hopes of Champions League football next season following a 3-2 away win on Tuesday in the English....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Argentine Results, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Argentine Results Argentine Football Results BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA (AP) -- Results from Argentine football: Argentina Primera A ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

New chief but few changes at Brazilian federation
By TALES AZZONI
Associated Press

SAO PAULO (AP) -- The Brazilian soccer federation has elected a new president on Wednesday, although little is changing at the helm of the organization. Jose....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:22 AM

Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test was flawed Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test was flawed
By DAVID McFADDEN
Associated Press

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) -- Jamaica's anti-doping agency is acknowledging that sample collection procedures in sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown's positive test were "inconsistent" with international standards. In a....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:22 AM

Player gets 5-match ban for lashing out at fan

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- A footballer in England's third tier has been handed a five-match ban for lashing out at a spectator during a match. Paul Connolly,....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:01 AM

Federer would skip tennis to be with wife, newborn Federer would skip tennis to be with wife, newborn

Associated Press

MONACO (AP) -- Roger Federer is prepared to skip tournaments -- including possibly the French Open -- to be with his wife when she gives....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:01 AM

Bale leads Madrid 2-1 past Barca for Copa del Rey Bale leads Madrid 2-1 past Barca for Copa del Rey
By JOSEPH WILSON
Associated Press

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) -- Gareth Bale's late gallop and goal sealed Real Madrid its 19th Copa del Rey title on Wednesday in a thrilling 2-1....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

City's title hopes hit with 2-2 draw vs Sunderland City's title hopes hit with 2-2 draw vs Sunderland
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- Manchester City's hopes of winning the Premier League took a big hit with a 2-2 draw at home to last-place Sunderland....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

English Standings, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--English Standings ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

English Summaries, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--English Summaries Summaries Wednesday from English football (home teams listed first): English Premier League ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Argentine Standings, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Argentine Standings ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 06:01 AM

Swedish Standings, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Swedish Standings ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:22 AM

Swedish Results, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Swedish Results Swedish Football Results STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Results from Swedish football: Sweden Allsvenskan ....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:22 AM

17 injured in highway clash of Croatian fans

Associated Press

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) -- Police say at least 17 supporters of two rival Croatian football clubs have been injured, two seriously, as they clashed on....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:01 AM

Liverpool boosted by diagnosis of Sturridge injury Liverpool boosted by diagnosis of Sturridge injury

Associated Press

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) -- Liverpool's Premier League title hopes have been boosted by a positive injury prognosis on striker Daniel Sturridge. The England international came off....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:01 AM

Strike continues at Rio Olympic venues
By STEPHEN WADE
Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The two-week strike at Rio de Janeiro's main Olympic complex is continuing despite an apparent settlement. Rio Mais, the consortium building....Fullstory

2014-04-17 03:01 AM

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