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FIFA's Infantino says 'nobody knows' when football can resume

FIFA boss Gianni Infantino admitted on Thursday that "nobody knows" when football can resume around the world, and that when ...

Olympic Delay Adds Workload, Costs and Cash Flow Uncertainty

GENEVA - Postponing the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 will make the event more costly for all parties, the International Olympic ...

Colombia Quarantine Brings Evictions for Bogota's Poorest

BOGOTA - Jose Ramirez - whose total belongings fit into a scratched black suitcase and a backpack - is resigned ...

Half of Humanity in Virus Confinement

More than 3.9 billion people, or half of the world's population, are now being called on to remain in their ...

Twitter Deletes Egypt, Saudi Accounts Over 'Pro-Govt Direction'

Twitter said Thursday it has removed thousands of accounts in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Honduras, Indonesia and Serbia that allegedly took ...

Niguez prime target for Man United if Pogba leaves

Premier League giants Manchester United have reportedly set their sights on Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez.While according to the media ...

Coronavirus: Death toll in Spain crosses 10,000

Madrid [Spain], April 2 (ANI): The number of deaths caused by coronavirus in Spain surged past 10,000 on Thursday after ...

Is racism and bigotry in our DNA?

Is bigotry in our DNA, a remnant of our fear of "the other" way back when that was necessary? If ...

First Indigenous Person Infected with Coronavirus in Brazil

Officials in Brazil say the first indigenous person in the South American nation to test positive for the coronavirus is ...

Bafana used to play like Sundowns, says Feutmba

Roger Feutmba believes Bafana Bafana should mimic Mamelodi Sundowns' football philosophy.The former Brazilian midfielder says that for the South African ...

Olympic sports fret over lost Games income

The postponement of the Tokyo Olympics and the shutdown of the sporting calendar because of the coronavirus pandemic are going ...

In Brazil, Fear Surges Along with Coronavirus Burials

The fears over the coronavirus are extending to the grave in Brazil, where workers wore protective clothes while burying a ...

Trump: US to Deploy Anti-drug Navy Ships Near Venezuela

MIAMI - President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that Navy ships were being moved toward Venezuela as his administration beefs up ...

Quincy Crew reach NA final in ESL One Los Angeles

Quincy Crew, competing with a squad of players released last week by Chaos Esports Club, finished a perfect run through ...

Advice to Cheslin: Lions above Olympics!

Skip the rugby sevens at the pushed-back Tokyo Olympics ... have another go when Paris 2024 comes around.That is the ...

Almost Half of US Foreign-Born in Past Decade Had College

ORLANDO, FLA. - Almost half of the foreign-born who moved to the U.S. in the past decade were college-educated, a ...

Europe Faces ICU Bed Crunch, Rushes to Build Field Hospitals

ROME - Facing intense surges in the need for hospital ICU beds, European nations are on a building and hiring ...

Rama, Billiat were 'surrounded by great players' at Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns legend Roger Feutmba believes there are two reasons Ramahlwe Mphahlele and Khama Billiat are not performing at Kaizer ...

Venezuelan doctor gives coronavirus tips to Ecuador's most vulnerable

Armed with a poster and flyers in his hand and a stethoscope around his neck, Venezuelan physician Samuel Suarez set ...

My focus is to win gold in Olympics: Mary Kom

New Delhi [India], Apr 1 (ANI): Six-time World Champion pugilist Mary Kom on Wednesday said her focus is to bring ...

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Some in U.S. expecting worst job losses since World War II

WASHINGTON, DC - A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as ...

Chinese markets rally, elsewhere stocks fall

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday with good gains being made by markets in China, while ...

City in Philippines recruits sewers to produce masks

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines April 2 (PIA6) -- Hitting two birds with one stone, the local government of Philippines city Bacolod, ...

Wimbledon set to be cancelled for first time since WWII

Wimbledon looks certain to be scrapped for the first time since World War II by tournament chiefs on Wednesday as ...

Japan's key index drops 4.50%, Asian markets otherwise mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed sharply lower on Wednesday, except for Australia where the major index made ...

Companies in Ireland win financial backing from European Commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - The European Commission on Tuesday approved a €200 million support package for Irish companies impacted by the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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