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By Martyn Herman UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) - Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford says he would back night-time dope tests for riders but fears cycling's biggest races may be decided by "sleep deprivation" rather than form should the measure be ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jeanette and Alexander Toczko were each 8 years old when they became smitten with one another. They married in 1940 and were rarely apart in the decades since.They told their children they wished to die in each other's arms. And ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — Cuba is confirming that two baseball players have defected while in the United States for a series of friendly games against U.S. collegians.Official sports website Jit said Friday that third baseman Luis Yander La O and outfielder ...more

Reuters News - 20 mins ago

By Paul Taylor BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone countries tried in vain to stop the IMF publishing a gloomy analysis of Greece's debt burden which the leftist government says vindicates its call to voters to reject bailout terms, sources famili ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge will hear arguments this month by fishing groups who want him to shut down a research project that involves blasting the ocean floor off the coast of New Jersey with sound waves.U.S. District Court Judg ...more

Reuters News - 23 mins ago

(Reuters) - A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy landed in Hawaii on Friday, after a record-breaking five-day nonstop solo flight across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. The Solar I ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — It won't be a small, private affair when the Dalai Lama celebrates his 80th birthday this weekend in Southern California.Hundreds of well-wishers are expected at a three-day Global Compassion Summit to mark the exiled Tibet ...more

Reuters News - 27 mins ago

CAIRO (Reuters) - A civilian was killed on Friday during the clearing of a demonstration in Cairo, the Egyptian health ministry spokesman told Reuters, on the second anniversary of the army's overthrow of president Mohamed Mursi following mass protests ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says the West has sought to split Russian society with economic sanctions but has failed to reach its goal.Speaking at Friday's meeting of his presidential Security Council, Putin said the West wants to pun ...more

Reuters News - 29 mins ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A veteran Tunisian militant was probably killed by a U.S. air strike on a jihadist meeting in Libya last month whose main target was a top Algerian fighter, a U.S. official said on Friday. Tunisian Saifallah Benhassine, ...more