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June 19, 2018 9:37 PM Gerry Weber Open Results

Philipp Kohlschreiber (6), Germany, def. Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, 4-6, 6-3, 2-1 retired. Stefanos Tsitsipas, Greece, def. Lucas Pouille (5), France, 6-2, 7-6 (3). Benoit Paire, France, def. Steve Johnson, United States, 7-5, 7-6 (5). Roger Federer (1), Switzerland, def. Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, 6-3, 6-4. Rudolf Molleker, Germany, leads Nikoloz Basilashvili

June 18, 2018 11:47 PM New Zealand women footballers rebel against national coach

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Only weeks after New Zealand Football made headlines by signing a revolutionary equal pay deal with its female players, the organization is facing a mutiny by members of its women's team against the national coach. New Zealand Football confirmed on Tuesday it had received a letter signed by a number of New Zealand players

May 13, 2018 12:55 AM Netta Barzilai wins 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Netta Barzilai is sassy, she's fun and she can sing - and now the Israeli has won the Eurovision Song Contest with a catchy techno dance tune about women's empowerment. The 25-year-old pre-competition favorite beat out competition from 42 other countries' performers Saturday to claim the music extravaganza's annual crown at the Grand 8

April 21, 2018 12:27 PM Smyths Toys to take over Toys R Us stores in Germany

BERLIN (AP) - Ireland-based Smyths Toys has reached a deal to take over more than 90 Toys R Us stores in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In March, Toys R Us said it would be liquidating its U.S. business. Its German branch said in a statement Saturday that Smyths Toys has signed an agreement to take over its activities in the three countries, with 93 stores 18

April 5, 2018 4:49 PM Migrant surge blamed on EU for failing to pay €3billion promised to Turkey two years ago to stem the flow

A surge in migration is being blamed on the European Union failing to pay €3billion to Turkey to help stem the flow. Turkey agreed to take back refugees and migrants who reached Greece illegally in return for €6billion in aid in 2016. The deal significantly reduced the number of people arriving on Greek islands from Turkey. The first payment of €3billion 12

March 24, 2018 4:16 PM Nordic combined champ Akito Watabe wins 7th WCup of season

SCHONACH, Germany (AP) - Overall winner Akito Watabe claimed his seventh World Cup win of the season in nordic combined skiing on Saturday. The Japanese athlete was 11th in the ski jump and had to contend with a delay of 1 minute, 4 seconds for the cross-country race. But he completed the 10-kilometer course in 25 minutes, 3.2 seconds to finish 6.3 seconds 3

March 12, 2018 4:51 AM Knifeman killed at Iran ambassador's Vienna home: police

A 26-year-old Austrian was shot dead outside the Iranian ambassador's residence in Vienna on Sunday night after he attacked a guard with a knife, police said. The assailant "died on the spot" after the soldier opened fire, police spokesman Harald Soeros told AFP, adding that the attack took place just before midnight local time. The soldier, who was standing 10

March 3, 2018 4:35 AM Katarina Johnson-Thompson targets golden hat-trick in 2018

Katarina Johnson-Thompson has targeted a golden hat-trick in 2018 after claiming the pentathlon title at the World Indoor Championships. The 25-year-old finished 50 points ahead of Austria’s Ivona Dadic and 113 in front of Cuba’s Yorgelis Rodriguez to take victory with 4750 points in Birmingham. It ended a series of heptathlon disappointments after she finished 15

February 22, 2018 2:22 AM Winter Olympics: Anna Gasser wins women's big air final with last jump

Austria's Anna Gasser produced the best score with the last jump to snatch Winter Olympic gold from Jamie Anderson in the women's big air in Pyeongchang. American Anderson, who won slopestyle gold, scored 90.00 on her first run and still led after run two. But Gasser, 26, then posted 96.00 to take gold, with 16-year-old New Zealander Zoi Sadowski-Synnott 21

February 21, 2018 10:11 PM Four men and woman appear in court accused of laundering £19million from sale of fake prescription drugs bought in Europe

Four men and a woman appeared in court today accused of laundering cash from the sale of fake and unlicensed medicines after more than £19m passed through their accounts. Prosecutors say counterfeit medication was bought in European countries such as Germany, Austria and France before being sold. David Cohen, 37, Mindy Gross, 42, and Jacob Gross, 44, Edward 13