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A poster to support Iranian women is displayed in the stands during the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
June 15, 2018 - 12:17 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the World Cup (all times local): 7:16 p.m. Iranian activists are using their national team's first match at the World Cup to protest Iran's ban on women attending soccer matches. Fans unfurled a protest banner at the stadium Friday in the Russian city of St...
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An Egyptian fan seats after the end of the group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018. Uruguay defeated Egypt 1-0. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
June 15, 2018 - 10:55 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the World Cup (all times local): 5:50 p.m. More than 5,000 people with tickets skipped Uruguay's 1-0 win over Egypt in the opening game at Yekaterinburg. FIFA says it is investigating why, with "no-shows" one of the factors. Pockets of orange seats were clearly...
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Morocco's Romain Saiss, middle, with teammates warm up during the official training of Morocco on the eve of the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, June 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
June 15, 2018 - 10:23 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the World Cup (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Iran started with Sardar Azmoun in place of injured striker Mehdi Taremi for the opening Group B match against Morocco in St. Petersburg. Up front for Morocco was Ayoub El Kaabi, who only made his international debut...
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Russia's Alan Dzagoev reacts as he holds his leg during the group A match between Russia and Saudi Arabia which opens the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
June 15, 2018 - 8:34 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the World Cup (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Russia's team says a scan has confirmed creative midfielder Alan Dzagoev sustained a hamstring injury in the opening World Cup win over Saudi Arabia. The team says Dzagoev underwent an MRI scan on Friday and "a...
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June 14, 2018 - 9:00 pm
ENCINITAS, Calif. (AP) — Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. has been arrested on charges of rape and other sex crimes on the day he was to appear in court on an unrelated burglary charge. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports sheriff's deputies arrested Winslow on Thursday at his home in the San...
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June 14, 2018 - 8:56 pm
ENCINITAS, Calif. (AP) — Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. has been arrested on charges of rape and other sex crimes on the day he was to appear in court on an unrelated burglary charge. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports sheriff's deputies arrested Winslow on Thursday at his home in the San...
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June 14, 2018 - 6:50 pm
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed veteran defensive lineman Courtney Upshaw after a three-day tryout during minicamp. Upshaw spent the last two seasons with Atlanta after being a second-round draft pick by Baltimore out of Alabama in 2012. He has seven career sacks, five...
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FILE - In this June 2, 2018, file photo, the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium is open as Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez celebrates his goal against the Philadelphia Union on a penalty kick while Miguel Almiron jumps on his back during an MLS soccer match in Atlanta. The 2026 World Cup will return to the U.S. for the first time since 1994. Atlanta's new Mercedes-Benz Stadium was shown prominently in the video used in the North American pitch for the bid. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)/
June 13, 2018 - 7:26 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta's burgeoning soccer scene was featured in North America's successful bid for 2026 World Cup. Mercedes-Benz Stadium was shown off in the videos the North American bid officials played for FIFA voters Wednesday in Russia. The images were all shiny, new and impressive — from the...
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CORRECTS SPELLING TO TEDDY, INSTEAD OF TERRY - New York Jets quarterback Teddy Bridgewater talks to the media at the NFL football team's training camp, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Florham Park, N.J. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
June 13, 2018 - 2:14 am
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater remembers some of his teammates crying. They were on their knees and praying. For him. The New York Jets quarterback was with the Minnesota Vikings in 2016 when he went down in a heap of agonizing pain. Bridgewater had twisted his left knee badly on a non...
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June 12, 2018 - 8:56 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — When he was much younger and brasher, LeSean McCoy recalled informing the league’s older running backs of how he was going to one day chase them down in the record books. A month shy of his 30th birthday, the Buffalo Bills veteran is suddenly beginning to...
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