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    Ronaldo sent off, but Real roll over Barca

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored and was sent off as Real Madrid beat a Barcelona side missing Neymar by winning 3-1 in the first leg of the...

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    Bolt takes final curtain call as Felix, Semenya add more gold

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    Athletics greats Allyson Felix and Caster Semenya lit up the track to bring the curtain down on the world championships in great style on Sunday...

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    India smash Sri Lanka to sweep series

    Agence France-Presse . Pallekele | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    Ravichandran Ashwin grabbed four wickets on Monday as India crushed Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs inside three days to complete their first...

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    Ronaldo hit with five-match ban

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:42pm on August 14, 2017

    Cristiano Ronaldo was hit with a five-match ban by the Spanish football federation on Monday for pushing the referee after being sent-off in Real Madrid's...

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    Floods, mudslides kill 312 in Sierra Leone

    Agence France-Presse . Freetown | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    At least 312 people were killed and more than 2,000 left homeless on Monday when heavy flooding hit Sierra Leone’s capital of Freetown, leaving morgues...

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    153 killed in India, Nepal floods

    Agence France-Presse . Janakpur | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    At least 153 people have died and thousands have fled their homes as monsoon floods swept across Nepal and India, officials said Monday, warning the...

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    ‘More alive than ever,’ says Neymar after scoring debut

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:25am on August 14, 2017

    Neymar wasted no time in making an impact on the field for Paris Saint-Germain, scoring on his debut in a 3-0 win at Guingamp on...

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    White House defends Trump's response to Virginia violence

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:50am on August 14, 2017

    The White House on Sunday struggled to defuse the growing criticism of president Donald Trump's initial failure to explicitly condemn white supremacists for their role...

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    18 dead in Burkina Faso restaurant attack

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    At least 18 people have been gunned down in a Turkish restaurant in Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou, the government said Monday, the latest west African...

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    ‘Chess god’ Kasparov returns to compete 12yrs later

    Agence France-Presse . St. Louis | Updated at 12:05am on August 14, 2017

    In a move electrifying the world of chess, former world champion Garry Kasparov is coming out of a 12-year retirement Monday to take on a...