Cleveland sports anchor Terry Brooks was indicted Wednesday on one count of kidnapping and four counts each of rape and attempted rape. The WEWS-TV anchor denies the charges.
NEW YORK – The British government is refusing to allow an American Indian lacrosse team to travel to England using passports issued by the Iroquois Confederacy.
NEW YORK — George Steinbrenner, who rebuilt the New York Yankees into a sports empire with a mix of bluster and big bucks that polarized fans all across America, died Tuesday. He had just celebrated his 80th birthday July 4.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Xavi Hernandez was voted player of the tournament after Spain won the 2008 European Championship. Teammate Sergio Ramos didn't even make the all-tournament squad.
In South Africa, the World Cup isn't the only big game out there. Thousands of tourists are also discovering the countries big game parks, home to giraffes, elephants, lions and other species. While some brave souls drive solo through the vast stretches of wilderness, others prefer the guided tours, especially at night.
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JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Never mind that the World Cup hasn't started yet. South Africans celebrated Wednesday as if their national team already won the trophy.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The World Cup faces no terror threat at the moment, according to South Africa's police minister who dismissed speculation less than two weeks before the tournament opens about plots by groups ranging from al-Qaida to homegrown White militants.
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