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Germans set 10-year plan, want Euro 2024

By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- At a reception shortly before Christmas, German football federation president Wolfgang Niersbach said his plan for the holidays was to sit...full story
updated 2014-12-22 08:22 PM
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FILE - This is a Oct. 30, 1974  file photo of Muhammad Ali as he watches George Foreman head for the canvas after being knocked out in the eighth round of their match in Kinshasa, Zaire. 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 Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire. (AP Photo, File) FILE - This is a Wednesday , Sept. 11, 1974   file photo of Muhammad Ali, right, as he  boxes with sparring partner Larry Holmes during his first workout at the N'Sele , Zaire training camp  in preparation for his title bout with heavyweight champion George Foreman  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 Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire.   (AP Photo/Horst Faas, File) A Kansas City Royals fan sits in the stands after Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants won 3-2 to win the series.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) FILE - This is a Oct. 30, 1974  file photo perspiration flies from the head of George Foreman as he takes a right from challenger Muhammad Ali in the seventh round in the match dubbed Rumble in the Jungle in Kinshasa, Zaire.  Foreman was knocked out in the eighth round. 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 Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire.  (AP Photo/Ed Kolenovsky, File) San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner, left, and manager Bruce Bochy stand by the trophies after their 3-2 win against the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) San Francisco Giants fans celebrate next to debris that has been set on fire in the Mission district after the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Noah Berger) Lazio's Luis Cavanda, left, and Hellas Verona's Juanito vie for the ball during a Serie A soccer match at Bentegodi stadium in Verona, Italy, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Felice Calabro') FILE - This is a Thursday, Sept. 12, 1974  file photo of Muhammad Ali, who is due to fight World Champion Georeg Foreman  tells a crowd of boxing fans in N' Sele Zaire,   "Ako bo mai ye,"  which translates from Zaire's Lingalla dialect as: "I will kill him."  Ali's trainer Angelo Dundee is at left,  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 Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire.   (AP Photo/Horst Faas, File) San Francisco Giants fans celebrate in the Mission district after the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Noah Berger) FILE - In this May 11, 1958 file photo, Belgian driver, Olivier Gendebien, waves as he is flagged in to win the 42nd running of what the organizers claim to be the oldest car race in the world:  the  Targa Florio,  May 11, 1958.  Gendebien teamed with Italy's Luigi Musso, driving a Ferrari. The race was over 605 miles, covered in 14 laps in the countryside around Palermo.  The Italo-Belgian team covered the distance in 10 hours, 37 minutes and 58.1 seconds for an average of 58.52 mph. (AP Photo)
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Germans set 10-year plan, want Euro 2024
By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- At a reception shortly before Christmas, German football federation president Wolfgang Niersbach said his plan for the holidays was to sit....Fullstory

2014-12-22 08:22 PM

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2014-12-22 03:01 AM

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