• Super Bowl rematch doesn't have a real super look
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    Super Bowl rematch doesn't have a real super look

    The rematch of the Super Bowl with a historic finish doesn't have much of a super look right now.

  • Chelsea comes from behind to beat Watford 4-2
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    Chelsea comes from behind to beat Watford 4-2

    LONDON (AP) — Chelsea left it late but came from behind to beat Watford 4-2 and avoid a third straight defeat in the Premier League on Saturday.

  • 5 living ex-presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concert
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    5 living ex-presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concert

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — All five living former U.S. presidents will be attending a concert Saturday night in a Texas college town, raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria's devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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    3 killed outside pizza parlor in Puerto Rico; 3 injured

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Police in Puerto Rico say a shooting outside a pizza parlor has left three dead and three injured in the northern city of Bayamon.

  • Funeral set for soldier at center of Trump fight
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    Funeral set for soldier at center of Trump fight

    COOPER CITY, Fla. (AP) — Mourners are expected to pack a church Saturday to honor a U.S. soldier whose combat death in Africa led to a political fight between President Donald Trump and a Florida congresswoman.

  • Perera to lead Sri Lanka Twenty20 squad for Pakistan series
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    Perera to lead Sri Lanka Twenty20 squad for Pakistan series

    Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) - All-rounder Thisara Perera will lead a 16-man Sri Lankan squad for the three-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan announced on Saturday, the last of which will be played in Lahore.

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    PCB says player approached with spot-fixing offer

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistan Cricket Board says one of its players was approached with an offer for spot-fixing, which he declined and reported.

  • Pakistan Cricket Board confirm bookie's approach to a player
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    Pakistan Cricket Board confirm bookie's approach to a player

    Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) - A top Pakistan cricket official Saturday confirmed a national team player was approached by a bookie with an offer of fixing which was reported to the anti-corruption unit.

  • Returning Jarvis grabs early wicket for Zimbabwe
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    Returning Jarvis grabs early wicket for Zimbabwe

    Bulawayo (Zimbabwe) (AFP) - Half-centuries from Kieran Powell and Shai Hope kept West Indies ticking along on a slow first day of the opening Test against Zimbabwe at Queens Sports Club on Saturday.

  • Afghan army trainees killed in Kabul suicide attack: defence ministry
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    Afghan army trainees killed in Kabul suicide attack: defence ministry

    Kabul (AFP) - A suicide bomber killed 15 Afghan army trainees as they were leaving their base in Kabul on Saturday, the defence ministry said, in the latest deadly attack in the capital.

  • Chen holds on to win Rostelecom gold
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    Chen holds on to win Rostelecom gold

    MOSCOW (AP) — Nathan Chen's technique trumped Yuzuru Hanyu's superiority in program components to win the men's event at the Rostelecom Cup, the first leg of this year's six Grand Prix figure skating competitions.

  • Ceremony marks 75 years since El Alamein battle as Egypt mourns
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    Ceremony marks 75 years since El Alamein battle as Egypt mourns

    El Alamein (Egypt) (AFP) - Delegates from former foes Saturday marked 75 years since the pivotal WWII battle of El Alamein that saw the Allies turn the tables in North Africa, as host country Egypt mourned the killing of dozens of its policemen.

  • Trump jabs back at 'wacky' congresswoman as spat rolls on
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    Trump jabs back at 'wacky' congresswoman as spat rolls on

    Unwilling to put the tussling behind, President Donald Trump on Saturday jabbed back at the Democratic lawmaker who has slammed him for his words of condolence to a military widow, calling Rep. Frederica ...

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    Kawasaki keeps J-League title hopes alive with 3-0 win

    TOKYO (AP) — Kawasaki Frontale kept its J-league title hopes alive with a 3-0 win at Sanfrecce Hiroshima on Saturday.

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    Top Asian News 1:10 p.m. GMT

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — The mother of a Pakistani journalist who was abducted in 2015 and freed this week, says her daughter is under extreme mental pressure and unable to tell much about her ordeal. Kaneez Bibi said Saturday that her daughter Zeenat Shahzadi arrived when she was not there and she does not

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    Pakistan: 7 bodies recovered from collapsed mine

    QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Rescue workers recovered the bodies of seven mine workers who were buried under a landslide in the country's southwest, officials said Saturday.

  • Goerges thrashes Kasatkina in Kremlin Cup final
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    Goerges thrashes Kasatkina in Kremlin Cup final

    Moscow (AFP) - Germany's Julia Goerges clinched a career third WTA title with a straight-sets romp over Daria Kasatkina of Russia in the final of the Kremlin Cup on Saturday.

  • Nets' national anthem singer kneels to finish performance
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    Nets' national anthem singer kneels to finish performance

    NEW YORK (AP) — The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets' home opener took a knee at the end of her performance.

  • Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich; suspect arrested
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    Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich; suspect arrested

    BERLIN (AP) — A man with a knife attacked eight people in Munich on Saturday and then fled, police said. The suspected assailant, a local German already known to police for theft and other offenses, was arrested a few hours later.

  • Spain to dismiss Catalonia's government, call elections
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    Spain to dismiss Catalonia's government, call elections

    Madrid (AFP) - Spain said Saturday it will move to dismiss Catalonia's separatist government and call fresh elections in the region in a bid to stop its leaders from declaring independence.

  • Kiwi Kane under 'no illusions' about India
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    Kiwi Kane under 'no illusions' about India

    Mumbai (AFP) - New Zealand captain Kane Williamson urged his teammates Saturday to avenge last year's narrow ODI series defeat to India by putting in the performance of their lives this time around.

  • Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide
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    Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

    Tanjung Bungah (Malaysia) (AFP) - Three foreign workers were killed and 11 others were missing Saturday after a landslide at a construction site on the popular Malaysian tourist island of Penang, officials said.

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    Syria troops capture central town recently taken by IS

    BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces and their allies regained control Saturday of a predominantly Christian central town that sleeper cells of the Islamic State group captured late last month.

  • Spanish PM seeks Senate backing to take over Catalonia govt
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    Spanish PM seeks Senate backing to take over Catalonia govt

    The Spanish government moved decisively Saturday to use a previously untapped constitutional power so it can take control of Catalonia and derail the independence movement led by separatist politicians ...

  • Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy supports protesting athletes
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    Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy supports protesting athletes

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy used his team's trip to Washington to again voice his support for athletes who kneel during the national anthem and his opposition to President Donald Trump.