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Real Madrid sets sight on another Champions League final

By TALES AZZONI
Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Boosted by Cristiano Ronaldo's likely return and a nearly perfect home record, Real Madrid welcomes Manchester City on Wednesday with another Champions...full story
updated 2016-05-03 06:22 PM
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Real Madrid sets sight on another Champions League final
By TALES AZZONI
Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Boosted by Cristiano Ronaldo's likely return and a nearly perfect home record, Real Madrid welcomes Manchester City on Wednesday with another Champions....Fullstory

2016-05-03 06:22 PM

Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

Associated Press

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2016-05-03 05:01 PM

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2016-05-03 03:01 PM

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By The Associated Press
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2016-05-03 12:42 PM

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By ROB HARRIS
Associated Press

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2016-05-03 12:01 PM

Olympic flame set to arrive in Brazil for torch relay

Associated Press

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2016-05-03 03:24 PM

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By The Associated Press
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2016-05-03 12:42 PM

Australia to host its first Basketball without Borders camp

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Australia will host a Basketball without Borders camp for the first time next month. The NBA and FIBA will bring a camp....Fullstory

2016-05-03 12:01 PM

No time to revel in Game 7 wins for Raptors and Heat
By TIM REYNOLDS
Associated Press

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2016-05-03 03:01 AM

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