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November 2, 2017 3:20 AM Alli shines as Tottenham stun champions Real

LONDON - Dele Alli condemned Champions League holders Real Madrid to a horrendous Wembley debut with two goals as Tottenham Hotspur reached the last 16 with a stunning 3-1 victory on Wednesday. The 21-year-old England midfielder, making his first appearance in this year’s competition after serving a three-game ban, scored either side of halftime on a memorable 174

October 8, 2017 7:08 PM Fueled by Faith and Confidence, Galen Rupp Wins the 2017 Chicago Marathon

The champion credits his family, coach, and spirituality for his rise to the top of the sport. “My wife has given up her life to support me and my kids. I work my butt off, and I don’t get to see them as much as I’d like. So it’s a real emotional thing,” Rupp said. “You put so much into this one race—to see them at the finish line, to see them happy 63

October 8, 2017 6:54 PM Fans cheer on marathon runners on picture perfect race day

Just before hitting the starting line Sunday morning for the 40th Bank of America Chicago Marathon, David Wolf made a couple of key, final preparations: He adjusted his bleach blonde wig and re-applied his artificial mustache. Such is the life of a man who runs 26.2 miles dressed as 1980s-era WWF wrestling star Hulk Hogan. He wasn't alone: His friend 73

September 25, 2017 6:02 AM Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games marathon route revealed by top athletes at Burleigh Heads

A SPECTACULAR course has been unveiled for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, proving a winner with athletes, fans and city officials. The flat and fast course, which mirrors much of the regular Gold Coast Marathon route, will be a winner with athletes and fans, while the picturesque coastal route will provide the city with worldwide exposure for its iconic 65

September 21, 2017 10:53 AM Mexico earthquake: Race to save children under collapsed school

Rescuers are racing against the clock to reach survivors trapped under the rubble of a school in Mexico City which collapsed during Tuesday's earthquake. One is a 12-year-old girl identified as Frida Sofia, believed to be sheltering under a table, but rescuers say they do not know how to reach her. The school was one of dozens of buildings toppled by the quake 60

September 17, 2017 3:51 PM Motor racing: Hamilton takes big step toward fourth title

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton took a huge stride toward his fourth Formula One title on Sunday by winning an incident-packed Singapore Grand Prix after Ferrari title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out at the start. The Mercedes driver now has a 28-point cushion over the German with six of the 20 races remaining. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo, who also emerged 62

September 16, 2017 10:35 AM Starlets humiliate Mauritius to qualify for COSAFA semis

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 16- Neddy Atieno struck four goals with Mwanahalima’ Dogo’ Adam and Lucy Mukhwana scoring twice as Harambee Starlets qualified for the COSAFA Women’s Championship semi-final with a commanding 11-0 victory over Mauritius in their second group match of the tournament. Atieno stretched her tally of goals in the tournament to seven having 49

September 11, 2017 12:28 AM Stories from Irma: Feeling powerless as the storm finally arrives

ESTERO, Fla. — The forecasters had fiddled with the storm track for days, nudging it to the east and then pulling it back to the west, but when Hurricane Irma finally blew in Sunday, it reminded everyone that when a tropical cyclone reaches a certain size, it simply can’t miss. This storm was nearly as big as the state of Florida, which is why everything 50

September 9, 2017 1:39 PM Jesus brace fires City to 5-0 win over 10-man Liverpool

The result sends City to the top of the Premier League table with 10 points from four games, a point more than Manchester United. MANCHESTER, England - Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City hammered Liverpool 5-0 in the Premier League at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday with the visitors forced to play the second half down to 10 men. The result 54

September 7, 2017 8:57 PM Gakwaya eyes podium finish in Mt. Gorilla Rally

Jean Claude Gakwaya and Jean Claude Mugabo have promised a stellar performance in the Rwanda Mountain Gorilla Rally, which kicks off this weekend. Despite the anticipated stiff competition in a race that is the penultimate round of the African Rally Championship (ARC), the Rwandan crew is confident of defying the odds. The race could also decide the title 38