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Navas to take legal action against spying agents


Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Keylor Navas says he will take legal action after 24 government agents of Costa Rica's Judicial Investigation Department used a database to...full story
updated 2014-10-30 10:42 PM
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Navas to take legal action against spying agents

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Keylor Navas says he will take legal action after 24 government agents of Costa Rica's Judicial Investigation Department used a database to....Fullstory

2014-10-30 10:42 PM

Kosovo athletes start training for Rio Olympics Kosovo athletes start training for Rio Olympics

Associated Press

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) -- A week after gaining provisional recognition from the IOC, Kosovo is already preparing in earnest for the 2016 Olympics. Swimmers and table....Fullstory

2014-10-30 09:42 PM

Wales flanker Dan Lydiate to leave Racing Metro

Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Wales flanker Dan Lydiate is returning to his native country after agreeing an early termination of his contract at French club Racing....Fullstory

2014-10-30 09:22 PM

Berdych reaches quarterfinals at Paris Masters

Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Tomas Berdych stayed on course for qualifying for the ATP finals for the fifth straight year by beating Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 6-3....Fullstory

2014-10-30 08:42 PM

AP PHOTOS: A look back at the Rumble in the Jungle AP PHOTOS: A look back at the Rumble in the Jungle
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the....Fullstory

2014-10-30 08:22 PM

Bayern Munich hosts Dortmund in Bundesliga Bayern Munich hosts Dortmund in Bundesliga
By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- In the past few years, showdowns between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund were the highlight matches of the Bundesliga seasons. Dortmund....Fullstory

2014-10-30 08:01 PM

5 teams jostle at top of tight Spanish league
By JOSEPH WILSON
Associated Press

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) -- Luis Suarez will make his Camp Nou debut in official competition on Saturday. The Barcelona striker played in a home friendly to....Fullstory

2014-10-30 07:22 PM

PSG back on Marseille's heels in French league PSG back on Marseille's heels in French league
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- After two consecutive losses in the space of four days, the joy in Marseille has given way to uncertainty about whether the....Fullstory

2014-10-30 07:01 PM

FIFA launches campaign to combat match-fixing

Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) -- FIFA, international players' union FIFPro and Interpol have launched a campaign to combat match-fixing. The aim of the campaign, launched at the FIFPro....Fullstory

2014-10-30 06:42 PM

Banned Chand confident of return to athletics Banned Chand confident of return to athletics
By C.RAJSHEKHAR RAO
Associated Press

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Dutee Chand's plan of completing construction of a concrete house for her parents has been put on hold. Moving out of....Fullstory

2014-10-30 05:22 PM

Schalke extends Atsuto Uchida's contract

Associated Press

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) -- Schalke has extended the contract of Japan defender Atsuto Uchida by three years until 2018. Uchida has been at Schalke since 2010....Fullstory

2014-10-30 10:22 PM

Hamburg files criminal complaint against intruder Hamburg files criminal complaint against intruder

Associated Press

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- Hamburger SV says it has filed a criminal complaint against a spectator who ran onto the field and hit Bayern Munich....Fullstory

2014-10-30 09:42 PM

Greece drops Samaras for Euro 2016 qualifier

Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece coach Claudio Ranieri has dropped striker Georgios Samaras from the national team after a dismal start to European Championship qualifying. Samaras,....Fullstory

2014-10-30 09:22 PM

Burgess to try out different positions in union

Associated Press

BATH, England (AP) -- Code-hopping rugby star Sam Burgess will be tested in different positions by Bath as he looks to find his best role....Fullstory

2014-10-30 08:22 PM

Redknapp resolves differences with Taarabt at QPR

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp says he has patched up his differences with Adel Taarabt and could play the Morocco playmaker....Fullstory

2014-10-30 08:01 PM

South Africans mourn sport deaths

Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Singing praise songs and hymns and blowing vuvuzela's, South African sporting fans are paying their final respects to three sporting figures who....Fullstory

2014-10-30 07:42 PM

Polish weightlifter Dolega suspended for doping

Associated Press

WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- The Polish weightlifting federation says it has suspended three-time world champion Marcin Dolega for doping, ruling him out of next month's....Fullstory

2014-10-30 07:22 PM

Cooper, Genia reunited by Australia for Barbarians

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Will Genia and Quade Cooper have been reunited at halfback by Australia for the first time in a year for the Wallabies'....Fullstory

2014-10-30 06:42 PM

United looks to end poor run in Manchester derbies United looks to end poor run in Manchester derbies
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Manchester derby was a fixture that filled the blue half of the city with dread during United's glory years under....Fullstory

2014-10-30 06:01 PM

Bumgarner great, but Bochy good, too Bumgarner great, but Bochy good, too
By TIM DAHLBERG
Associated Press

The easiest decision San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy had all night was when to put Madison Bumgarner in the game. The hardest thing was supposed....Fullstory

2014-10-30 05:01 PM

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