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Thomas return to Seattle highlights Ravens-Seahawks showdown

Earl Thomas is going back to the place where it all started for him. The playmaking safety was a star in Seattle for nine seasons, helping the Seahawks win a Super Bowl while establi...

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After England stars face abuse, anti-racism push across EPL

LONDON (AP) — A week that started with England players being racially abused in Bulgaria will end with "No Room for Racism" messages across Premier League stadiums. The league has ch...

Lampard tells European soccer chiefs: keep current CL format

LONDON (AP) — Champions League winner Frank Lampard was deployed by the Premier League on Thursday as part of the mission to prevent a radical change to the format of European competitions. ...

Revamped Rams, reeling Falcons looking to stop losing skids

ATLANTA (AP) — There is no guarantee that a Super Bowl appearance will generate long-term momentum. Just ask the Los Angeles Rams, who return to Atlanta as a .500 team with three str...

Lazard, Packers moving on from Monday, focused on Raiders

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Next man up: Allen Lazard. Lazard caught his first pass from Aaron Rodgers on Monday night. He ended up catching three more, including one for a 35-yard touchd...

Allen, McCaffrey and defense have led Panthers resurgence

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Truth be told, the Panthers could probably do without a bye this week. Coach Ron Rivera's team is playing its best football since 2015, when it went 15-1 in th...

UEFA bans Ajax, Eintracht ticket sales for fan disorder

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has banned Ajax and Eintracht Frankfurt from selling tickets to fans for games in London next month as punishment for disorder. UEFA says its disciplina...

Saturday drama: Brexit battle to be decided in UK Parliament

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has lost every important vote in Parliament since taking office, faces a titanic struggle Saturday when he puts his Brexit deal with the Europea...

What's in the proposed UK-EU Brexit deal?

BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union have a Brexit deal — and if it is ratified, people and businesses will finally have a measure of certainty about what lies ahead. That'...

Northern Ireland border communities anxious amid Brexit deal

ON THE NORTHERN IRELAND BORDER (AP) — Eugene Reavey was tired and losing his voice, but the 72-year-old gathered with his neighbors on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland o...

Global Forecast-Asia

Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Thursday, October 17, 2019 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

UK, EU reach tentative Brexit deal; still needs ratification

BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union finally reached a new tentative Brexit deal on Thursday, hoping to escape the acrimony, divisions and frustration of their three-year divorce battl...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Thursday, October 17, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (C);Thursday's Low Temp (C);Fr...