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UK's Princess Anne to mark 70th birthday in low-key fashion

Friday  13:44,   14 august 2020

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II's only daughter, Princess Anne, will be celebrating her 70th birthday on Saturday in a no-nonsense manner befitting her reputation in Britain. Whatever is planned for the princess, it will have to be a scaled-back... >>>

Belarus: put an end to the war against a people

Friday  13:25,   14 august 2020

Editorial. Never in this former Soviet republic has the desire for change been so noticeable, nor the repression so brutal. The European Union must politically support the Belarusian aspirations of free elections. Editorial of the... >>>

Rio Ferdinand wants Lewandowski to launch a petition for the

Friday  13:05,   14 august 2020

Golden Ball © Supplied by Sofoot General mobilization. Due to the coronavirus epidemic and its consequences at the end of the season, France Football has decided to cancel its Ballon d'Or ceremony scheduled for this year. A difficult decision for... >>>

Popovich gives the Trump: "Who said the series was over?"

Friday  12:25,   14 august 2020

© Kevin C. Cox Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pokes fun at Trump star coach Gregg Popovich poked fun at his intimate enemy Donald Trump after losing with the San Antonio Spurs at the final tournament of the professional basketball league NBA. "Who said >>>

Inter Milan step up for Chelsea's N’Golo Kanté

Friday  12:15,   14 august 2020

Inter Milan have reportedly gone on the offensive to recruit French midfielder N’Golo Kanté. © Supplied by Football 365 14 (=) - N'Golo Kanté (Chelsea) After four years at Chelsea, N’Golo Kanté is on course for a change of heart during the transfer >>>

Müller: "This is a through station"

Friday  11:25,   14 august 2020


Sibling rivalry: Serena beats Venus to take 31st meeting

Friday  11:15,   14 august 2020

LEXINGTON, Ky. — There was zero interaction between the two, not even a furtive glance, when Venus Williams walked past Serena Williams in the Top Seed Open's warmup area Thursday before their 31st matchup as pros. Moments later, both headed to... >>>

Into the unknown: NBA teams face concerns outside of bubble

Friday  11:15,   14 august 2020

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Luke Walton was trying to find the right words to motivate his players to finish the season strong. The Sacramento Kings had been eliminated from playoff contention, which was nothing new for the team with the NBA’s longest... >>>

On the road to PSG, Leipzig is the new phenomenon of the Champions League

Friday  10:40,   14 august 2020

© Panoramic Leipzig, solid and realistic, beat Atlético de Madrid (2-1) at its own game, Thursday in Lisbon, to join Paris SG in the semi-finals of the Champions League. One phenomenon is hidden in another. After Atalanta Bergamo, the Italian... >>>

Dallas Stars find scoring mojo, beat Calgary 5-4 to tie NHL playoff series

Friday  10:05,   14 august 2020

EDMONTON — The goal-starved Dallas Stars found their offensive mojo just in time to keep from going deep in the hole in the NHL playoffs. Miro Heiskanen scored twice Thursday and the Stars held off a furious late comeback from the Calgary Flames to... >>>

LEADING OFF: Marlins home at last, Cole seeks 20th straight

Friday  10:05,   14 august 2020

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: HOME AT LAST Miami finally gets to play its pandemic-delayed opener at Marlins Park, which has a new look for 2020 thanks to cozier dimensions and a switch to artificial turf. Also, there will be a >>>