FinCEN Files: How Turkey’s Aktif Bank helped Wirecard and the porn industry

Turkish companies and banks pop up frequently and prominently in the FinCEN Files, a collection of secret documents from the US Department of the Treasury that was leaked to BuzzFeed News and shared w...

Formula One chairman Carey hopes season starts July 5

PARIS (AP) — The Formula One season could start in July despite the first 10 races being canceled or postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, F1 chairman Chase Carey said Monday. ...

Man City beats Aston Villa 2-1, wins 3rd straight League Cup

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City won the League Cup for a third consecutive season by beating Aston Villa 2-1 on Sunday, providing the club with a moment of celebration as it fights to protect its reputa...

Man City keeps winning trophies amid bigger off-field fight

LONDON (AP) — Even as the investigations continue into how Manchester City's squad was funded, its ability to collect trophies is undisputed. Particularly the League Cup. ...

Man City rallies to beat Real Madrid 2-1 in Champions League

MADRID (AP) — With two late goals in five minutes, Manchester City turned the tables on Real Madrid and boosted its chances of finally winning an elusive Champions League title while it can. ...

Guardiola not using European ban to motivate his players

MADRID (AP) — Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola isn't using the team’s European ban as extra motivation for his players to win the Champions League this season. In fact, Guardiola ...

Messi, Ronaldo back in Champions League action

The Champions League is back this week with the remaining four first-leg matches in the round of 16: TUESDAY: NAPOLI VS. BARCELONA Lionel Messi is...

Fernandes the conductor already proving a big hit at Man Utd

If Paul Pogba ends up leaving Old Trafford in the coming months, Manchester United already has the midfield entertainer in place to spearhead a rebuild. Bruno Fernandes has only been...

Man City beats Leicester 1-0 despite another missed penalty

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Sergio Aguero added his name to the growing list of Manchester City players to miss from the penalty spot before Gabriel Jesus came off the bench to secure a 1-0 win at Leice...

Champions League-chasing Sheff United held by Brighton 1-1

SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — Sheffield United had to settle for drawing with Brighton 1-1 on its return to English Premier League action, missing the chance to climb into the Champions League qualificati...

Mourinho misery as Tottenham beaten 2-1 by Chelsea in EPL

LONDON (AP) — Olivier Giroud and Marcos Alonso marked rare starts for Chelsea by scoring in a 2-1 win over Tottenham on Saturday, keeping their team in the Premier League’s top four and ensuringanothe...

European Soccer Weekend: PSG plays Bordeaux in testing week

What to watch in the leading leagues in European soccer this weekend: FRANCE Paris Saint-Germain hopes a testing week ends with a convincing home win against mid-ta...

Taiwan denies Thai government to cancel new visa rules

Update: Wednesday December 4, 2019, 8:25 p.m. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is contradicting reports that the Thai government has decided to terminate...

Facebook's Libra currency battered by defections, pushback

Facebook faces a rough road ahead with Libra, but defections by high-profile partners are still unlikely to spell the end for the digital currency. On Friday, Visa and MasterCard ann...

Senate confirms Eugene Scalia as Trump's new labor secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate has confirmed lawyer Eugene Scalia, a son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, as President Donald Trump's new labor secretary. ...