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BURNLEY, England | Despite embarrassing miss, Newcastle wins at Burnley 2-1

BURNLEY, England  — Newcastle wasn’t made to pay for an embarrassing miss from Matt Ritchie as Rafa Benitez’s side held on to beat Burnley 2-1 for a third straight win in the English Premier League on Monday. With the goal completely open in the 50th minute, Ritchie sliced a sidefooted shot with his favored left … Continue reading BURNLEY, England | Despite embarrassing miss, Newcastle wins at Burnley 2-1

BURNLEY, England | EPL match delayed because of medical emergency

BURNLEY, England — The start of the English Premier League game between Burnley and Newcastle has been delayed by 30 minutes because of a medical emergency. Britain’s Press Association said referees’ assessor, Eddie Wolstenholme, collapsed in the tunnel and was taken to hospital. The Premier League said in a tweet that he was in a … Continue reading BURNLEY, England | EPL match delayed because of medical emergency

LONDON | Pulisic back as US loses 3-0 at England; no goal for Rooney

LONDON — Christian Pulisic played just his second match with the U.S. national team in 13 months, and the Americans failed to muster much of an attack in a 3-0 loss to England on Thursday night that marked Wayne Rooney’s farewell with the Three Lions. Jesse Lingard and Trent Alexander-Arnold scored in a 104-second second … Continue reading LONDON | Pulisic back as US loses 3-0 at England; no goal for Rooney

BYHALIA, Miss. | Icy roads cause 5 deaths as wintry weather blows east

BYHALIA, Miss.  — A pre-winter storm slammed parts of the South and lower Midwest, causing five deaths on slippery roads and stranding travelers for more than eight hours on an icy Arkansas interstate. The wintry weather was barreling eastward Thursday, with snow and ice expected from Ohio and the Appalachian Mountains through Washington, D.C., New … Continue reading BYHALIA, Miss. | Icy roads cause 5 deaths as wintry weather blows east

MANCHESTER, England | UEFA warns clubs over financial abuses after Man City leaks

MANCHESTER, England — Previously concluded Financial Fair Play cases could be reopened, UEFA warned on Monday as evidence grows of Manchester City’s attempts to disguise its source of income and spending. The UEFA statement on the prospect of the financial compliance system being “abused” by teams comes after internal correspondence exposing City’s alleged deception was … Continue reading MANCHESTER, England | UEFA warns clubs over financial abuses after Man City leaks

LEICESTER, England | The Latest: Police release names of 5 dead in crash

LEICESTER, England — The Latest on the helicopter crash at English soccer club Leicester City (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Local police have released the names of the other four people who they believe died in the helicopter crash that killed Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. Leicestershire Police say two were members of Vichai’s staff: … Continue reading LEICESTER, England | The Latest: Police release names of 5 dead in crash

LEICESTER, England | The Latest: Leicester says owner died in helicopter crash

LEICESTER, England— The Latest on the helicopter crash at English soccer club Leicester City (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Local police have released the names of the other four people who they believe died in the helicopter crash that killed Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. Leicestershire Police say two were members of Vichai’s staff: Nursara … Continue reading LEICESTER, England | The Latest: Leicester says owner died in helicopter crash