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AP's story on the day the Wall fell

BERLIN (AP) — This story was first published on Nov. 9, 1989, and describes the moment when East Germany announced it was opening its borders. The Associated Press is republishing the story to mark th...

Eintracht and Hoffenheim battle to ill-tempered 0-0 draw

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Hoffenheim retained its unbeaten record in the Bundesliga by battling with Eintracht Frankfurt to 0-0 in an ill-tempered match that saw Eintracht defender Timothy Chandler se...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORY: OLY--RUSSIAN DOPING LONDON — A new report into systematic Russian doping details a wide-ranging "institutional conspiracy" that involved more than 1,000 ...

Barcelona, Manchester City look to seal spots in last 16

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Lionel Messi is back, and that's the best news Barcelona could have ahead of its Champions League match at Celtic. Messi practiced with the team on Monday, ...

Bayern looks unusually vulnerable as it slips from 1st place

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Eleven rounds into the season, four-time defending champion Bayern Munich looks unusually vulnerable after losing the Bundesliga lead to newcomer Leipzig. C...

WORLD SPORTS at 0030 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP LONDON — The English Premier League's north London rivals leave it late to snatch points, with Tottenham outdoing Arsenal with its...

Leipzig beats Leverkusen 3-2, jumps to top of Bundesliga

FRANKFURTER, Germany (AP) — In one of the most startling developments in European football this season, newcomer RB Leipzig stormed to the top of the German Bundesliga on Friday by coming from behind ...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--MAN UNITED-ARSENAL MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho holds a news conference ahead of his team's English Premier Leagu...

Strikers square off as Dortmund hosts Bayern

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Robert Lewandowski began the season with a hat trick, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had a brace. From round one, the two most prolific Bundesliga strikers have been seeking to ou...

Leipzig a title contender? Some at Bayern think so

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — If Mats Hummels, Bayern Munich's experienced defender and World Cup winner, is to be believed, Bundesliga newcomer Leipzig could be a title contender. Bayer...

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TOP STORY: OLY--2024 BIDS DOHA, Qatar — The three cities bidding for the 2024 Olympics — Los Angeles, Paris and Budapest, Hungary — make their first public presenta...

Germany newcomer scores 3; England, France, Poland also win

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — On a busy night across Europe, a player making his debut for Germany notched a hat trick in a 8-0 rout of tiny San Marino as the three biggest teams in action all won their q...

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TOP STORY: SOC--EUROPA LEAGUE ROUNDUP MILAN — Inter Milan's interim coach Stefano Vecchi faces Southampton in the Europa League just two days after stepping in for ...

Surprise teams top Bundesliga standings, including Leipzig

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — One quarter into the Bundesliga season, the Champions League slots have a very surprising look. Bayern Munich tops the standings, of course. But the next th...

Traditional strikers getting overlooked in English soccer

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There's a new craze sweeping through the Premier League — and it spells bad news for the traditional center forward. In the last three rounds, as many as s...