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TOP STORIES: OLY--2026 OLYMPICS LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The IOC will pick Milan-Cortina or Stockholm-Are to stage the 2026 Winter Olympics. The result is scheduled ...

France hosts Mediterranean conference without heads of state

PARIS (AP) — France is hosting a conference aimed at boosting cooperation between northern and southern Mediterranean countries, with senior government officials, non-governmental organizations, busin...

France to try former IAAF boss Diack and his son

PARIS (AP) — French legal authorities have decided to hold a trial for Lamine Diack, once one of the most influential men in Olympic sport, but who has been disgraced by investigations that uncovered ...

Head of African women's soccer wants action against Cameroon

VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — The head of women's soccer in Africa wants Cameroon to face punishment for the conduct of players in the Women's World Cup loss to England. The Cameroon t...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Monday, June 24, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Monday's Weather Condition;Monday's High Temp (F);Monday's Low Temp (F);Tuesday's Wea...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Monday, June 24, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Monday's Weather Condition;Monday's High Temp (C);Monday's Low Temp (C);Tuesday's Wea...

Germany cool on Iran coalition talk, seeks de-escalation

BERLIN (AP) — Germany appears cool toward U.S. talk of building a global coalition against Iran, saying that its top priority is de-escalating tensions in the region as it tries to salvage the 2015 nu...

Mauritania's electoral commission confirms Ghazouani win

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Mauritania's electoral commission has declared that the candidate backed by the outgoing president has won the country's weekend election. The winner of...

France-based Carrefour expects to retreat from Chinese market by end of 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Carrefour said on Sunday (June 23) that it expects to retreat from the Chinese market by the end of 2019, pending regulatory approvals, after agreeing to sell 80 percent o...

Intense heat wave to strike Paris and across Europe

PARIS (AP) — Authorities in the Paris region have issued an alert for intense heat expected in the French capital and across Europe this week. The alert level in Paris has been raise...

Cameroonians moving close to coaches forced stewards' action

VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — FIFA says Cameroon fans moving close to the team benches during a Women's World Cup game against England forced stewards to move some spectators into a hospitality area and...

REV Group Grand Prix Results

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Defending champion US plays Spain to open knockout stage

REIMS, France (AP) — Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren't intimidated by the defending Women's World Cup champions. ...

France-Brazil Sums

Le Havre, France Brazil 0 1 0—1 ...

France-Brazil Sums

Le Havre, France Brazil 0 1 0—1 ...