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TOP STORIES: TEN--ATP FINALS LONDON — After being thoroughly outplayed by defending champion Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals, Rafael Nadal refuses to make any ex...

Mancini says he wants Balotelli back with Italy on merits

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Italy coach Roberto Mancini says he prefers to recall Mario Balotelli for his qualities as a player, not as a message against racism. Balotelli has not been ca...

Brazilian player sent off in Ukraine for reaction to racism

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian Premier League has called for an inquiry after a Brazilian player for Shakhtar Donetsk was sent off for responding to racist abuse with an obscene gesture. ...

New York City wrestles with surge of violent police clashes

NEW YORK (AP) — A surge in violent police clashes has left a trail of bodies across New York City, stoking tensions between officers and critics who say they have been too quick to use deadly force. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Nov. 10, the 314th day of 2019. There are 51 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Nov. 10, 1...

Players paint black stripes on faces in anti-racism stance

DESIO, Italy (AP) — Players in a youth team match in Italy had black stripes painted on their faces in support of a young player who was racially abused last weekend. The initiative ...

Warren wins 2020 backing of influential group of black women

A group of more than 100 black female activists is endorsing Elizabeth Warren for president, saying her stances on a range of issues speak directly to black voters. In a letter relea...

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TOP STORIES: RGU--RWC-SCOTLAND SANCTIONS DUBLIN — The Scottish Rugby Union is found guilty of misconduct for inappropriate and ill-judged comments before its Rugby ...

'The problem is I'm Italian': Balotelli spurs racism debate

ROME (AP) — The ball that Mario Balotelli angrily kicked high into the stands out of frustration because of racist chants is still traveling. Figuratively speaking, at least. ...

UK ex-Labour lawmaker tells voters Corbyn unfit to lead

LONDON (AP) — A former Labour Party lawmaker in Britain has urged the public to vote for Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the upcoming general election, saying that Jeremy Corbyn is "unfit...

Auschwitz survivor becomes symbol of tensions in Italy

MILAN (AP) — An Auschwitz survivor who is a senator-for-life in Italy unwittingly provoked one of the country's most intense confrontations with anti-Semitism since the end of its Fascist dictatorship...

Prosecutors charge man with hate crime in acid attack

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee prosecutors on Wednesday charged a 61-year-old man with a hate crime for allegedly throwing battery acid on a Hispanic man's face. The decision from prosec...

Minnesota town approves $34M expansion of crowded schools

WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Citizens in the southwestern Minnesota town of Worthington have approved nearly $34 million in new borrowing to expand schools filled to overflowing in recent years by an inf...

Kansas City votes to remove King's name from historic street

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved removing Dr. Martin Luther King's name from one of the city's most historic boulevards, less than a year after the city co...

The Latest: Kansas City to remove King's name from street

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on Kansas City's vote to remove the name of Martin Luther King Jr. from a major boulevard (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Kansas Cit...