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Court rejects Madrid request to provisionally lift Copa ban

MADRID (AP) — Spain's Administrative Court for Sport has rejected Real Madrid's request to temporarily drop its disqualification from the Copa del Rey for fielding an ineligible player. A court…

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Smith century puts Australia in command

By Ed Osmond LONDON (Reuters) – Steve Smith's patient 143 guided Australia to a large first-innings total of 481 all out on the second day of the final Ashes test…

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Historic hotel named source of deadly Legionnaires' outbreak

NEW YORK (AP) — A historic hotel's rooftop air-conditioning unit is the source of a Legionnaires' disease outbreak that has killed 12 people & sickened more than 100 in the…

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Prosecutors appeal Pistorius verdict, seek murder conviction

South African prosecutors on Monday filed an appeal calling for Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius to be convicted of murder for killing his girlfriend — just days before he is due…

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Theresa May Rules Out Water Cannon For Police

Theresa May says she has decided not to authorise the use of water cannon by police in England & Wales. The Home Secretary told MPs she was ruling out allowing…

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Johnson to lead 'in' campaign

Former home secretary Alan Johnson will lead Labour's campaign to stay in the European Union. Mr Johnson was appointed by acting Labour leader Harriet Harman to make a "persuasive" argument…

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Boris Backs 'Girls Are Trouble' Scientist

Boris Johnson has urged the reinstatement of a top scientist who was forced to step down after sparking a furore with his controversial comments approximately women in the laboratory. The…