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    Neymar leaves Brazil training with knee pain

    Associated Press . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:00am on May 30, 2019

    Neymar had to cut short his first full training session with Brazil ahead of the Copa America after the striker appeared to feel pain in...

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    Facebook doubles fake account removal in 6 months

    Associated Press/UNB . San Francisco | Updated at 03:55pm on May 24, 2019

    Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company...

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    Sharapova out of French Open

    Associated Press/ UNB | Updated at 12:00am on May 17, 2019

    Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova pulled out of the year’s second Grand Slam tournament on Tuesday because of her surgically repaired right shoulder.Sharapova announced...

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    Messi upset with criticism

    Associated Press . Buenos Aires | Updated at 01:08am on March 31, 2019

    Argentina star Lionel Messi admitted Friday to being upset with constant criticism in his homeland, saying in an interview that even his 6-year-old son asks...

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    Sri Lankans demand justice for slain, abducted journalists

    Associated Press/UNB. Sri Lanka | Updated at 02:12pm on January 25, 2019

    Sri Lankan rights activists, lawmakers and relatives of slain and disappeared journalists held a vigil over their abductions and killings, demanding the government expedite investigations.Freddie...

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    ASEAN ministers rock no boats in Myanmar, S China Sea

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Chiang Mai | Updated at 01:21am on January 19, 2019

    Foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations have hewed to the group’s practice of reaching the least provocative consensus possible in discussions...

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    Storm punishes swath of US with snow, ice and freezing rain

    Associated Press . New York | Updated at 12:29am on January 15, 2019

    A winter storm that contributed to at least five deaths in the Midwest pummeled the mid-Atlantic region for a second day Sunday, bringing with it...

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    Storm dumps snow on US Midwest, 5 dead

    Associated Press . St Louis, United States | Updated at 12:15am on January 14, 2019

    A massive winter snowstorm that blanketed several Midwest states was a factor in at least five road deaths on Saturday and forced the grounds crew...

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    Designer of Brazil football kit dies

    Associated Press . Sao Paulo | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    The man who designed Brazil’s soccer uniform has died at age 83.The family of Brazilian journalist Aldyr Schlee announced his death on Thursday after a...

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    With leveller, Sturridge shows worth to Reds

    Associated Press . London | Updated at 12:05am on October 01, 2018

    When Daniel Sturridge sent the ball swerving into the roof of the net, it not only recovered a point for Liverpool at Chelsea. It showed...