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Lions-Falcons Capsule

By The Associated Press
Associated Press

DETROIT (5-2) vs. ATLANTA (2-5) at London Sunday, 9:30 a.m. ET, FOX OPENING LINE -- Lions by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Detroit 4-3, Atlanta 2-5 SERIES RECORD --...full story
updated 2014-10-23 11:22 PM
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Kei Nishikori of Japan watches the ball while playing against Ivan Dodig of Croatia during their first round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) Atletico's Saul, up center, and Juventus' Arturo Vidal, right,  go for a header during the Group A Champions League soccer match between Atletico De Madrid and Juventus at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza) San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) bumps into second baseman Joe Panik after Panik caught a fly ball by Pittsburgh Pirates' Gaby Sanchez in the second inning of the NL wild-card playoff baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright) San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a wild-card playoff baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright) Real Madrid's Ronaldo celebrates his goal against Ludogorets during their Champions League group B soccer match at Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo) Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Josh Collmenter (55) throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Europe team captain Paul McGinley, right, and his team, including Sergio Garcia, bottom right, Graeme McDowell, center front, Jamie Donaldson, left, Rory McIlroy, top left, and Victor Dubuisson, top center, hold the trophy after winning the 2014 Ryder Cup golf tournament at Gleneagles, Scotland, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison) Liverpool's Mario Balotelli, center, leaves the pitch at halftime during the Champions League Group B soccer match between FC Basel 1893 and Liverpool FC, at the St. Jakob-Park stadium in Basel, Switzerland, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone, Peter Klaunzer) Atletico's Arda Turan, left, turns away after scoring past Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during the Group A Champions League soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and Juventus at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki) Europe
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Lions-Falcons Capsule
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

DETROIT (5-2) vs. ATLANTA (2-5) at London Sunday, 9:30 a.m. ET, FOX OPENING LINE -- Lions by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Detroit 4-3, Atlanta 2-5 SERIES RECORD --....Fullstory

2014-10-23 11:22 PM

Trouble flares up in Lille ahead of Everton match

Associated Press

LILLE, France (AP) -- Everton has urged its fans to avoid gathering in Lille's main square ahead of their Europa League match late Thursday, a....Fullstory

2014-10-23 10:01 PM

Warner 75no pilots Australia to 113-0 on day 2

Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- David Warner's aggressive half century led Australia to a solid 113 without loss after Sarfraz Ahmed's belligerent century lifted....Fullstory

2014-10-23 10:01 PM

Pistorius, agent to have prison talks over career Pistorius, agent to have prison talks over career
By GERALD IMRAY
Associated Press

Oscar Pistorius' agent says he is seeking a meeting with the double-amputee athlete in prison in the next few days to discuss his running future.....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:42 PM

Juventus and Roma seeking confidence boosts Juventus and Roma seeking confidence boosts
By DANIELLA MATAR
Associated Press

MILAN (AP) -- After chastening losses in the Champions League, Juventus and Roma seek morale boosts at the expense of Palermo and Sampdoria in the....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:01 PM

PSG looks to keep up with league leader Marseille PSG looks to keep up with league leader Marseille
By JEROME PUGMIRE
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- While second-place Paris Saint-Germain remains unbeaten, it has yet to play with the same consistency as last season, and goals are proving....Fullstory

2014-10-23 08:22 PM

High-flying Bayern goes to 'Gladbach in Bundesliga
By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Bayern Munich didn't need to rout Roma 7-1 and chat with the Pope this week to convince its Bundesliga rivals that....Fullstory

2014-10-23 08:01 PM

Pakistan vs Australia Scores

Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Pakistan reached 454-8 against Australia at tea on the second day of the first test at Dubai International Cricket....Fullstory

2014-10-23 07:22 PM

WADA meets Kenya officials over doping report

Associated Press

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- The World Anti-Doping Agency has met with Kenyan officials over a government-commissioned report into alleged doping and its conclusion....Fullstory

2014-10-23 07:01 PM

UEFA taking action against BATE over fans' racism

Associated Press

NYON, Switzerland (AP) -- UEFA has opened a racism case against Belarusian club BATE Borisov after Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano reported being racially abused....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:42 PM

Controversy never far from shirt-swapper Balotelli

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Even when Mario Balotelli isn't scoring goals -- and that's too often at the moment -- the striker can't stay out of....Fullstory

2014-10-23 10:01 PM

Thiago Silva and Lucas back in Brazil squad
By TALES AZZONI
Associated Press

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Paris Saint-Germain players Thiago Silva and Lucas are back in Brazil's squad for friendlies against Turkey and Austria next month. It's their....Fullstory

2014-10-23 10:01 PM

Ban to remain on IOC member visits to bid cities
By STEPHEN WILSON
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- IOC President Thomas Bach says the ban on member visits to Olympic bid cities will remain in place. The visits were barred in....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:42 PM

Falcons coach thinks London getting NFL team soon

Associated Press

WATFORD, England (AP) -- NFL teams have been playing regular season games in London for seven years, and every coach is asked: Will the British....Fullstory

2014-10-23 09:22 PM

Serbia protests IOC Kosovo provisional recognition

Associated Press

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- Serbia has officially protested the International Olympic Committee's decision to grant provisional recognition to Kosovo. The move by the IOC executive board....Fullstory

2014-10-23 08:22 PM

Folau wins top honors in Australian rugby awards Folau wins top honors in Australian rugby awards

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- Fullback Israel Folau has won the top individual honor in Australian rugby union after clinching the John Eales Medal. Folau won the award....Fullstory

2014-10-23 08:22 PM

Ronaldo ready to upstage Barcelona's Messi

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Not one to be easily upstaged, Cristiano Ronaldo appears eager to spoil what could be a record-breaking day for Lionel Messi in....Fullstory

2014-10-23 08:01 PM

Brandle will attempt to beat Voigt's hour record

Associated Press

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) -- Austrian rider Matthias Brandle will attempt to break cycling's historic hour record next week and eclipse Jens Voigt's mark of 51.1....Fullstory

2014-10-23 07:01 PM

Confusion over future of Caterham F1 team

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Confusion surrounds the future of struggling Formula One team Caterham amid a legal dispute between the old and new owners. A strongly worded....Fullstory

2014-10-23 07:01 PM

Belgium breaks into top 4 of FIFA rankings

Associated Press

ZURICH (AP) -- Belgium has moved into the top four of the FIFA rankings for the first time and former World Cup winner Spain has....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:42 PM

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