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SEOUL, South Korea - A South Korean military court sentenced six soldiers to up to 45 years in prison on Thursday for bullying and beating a subordinate who died, the Defense Ministry said.
October 30, 2014 - 14:38 GMT
PARIS - Tomas Berdych stayed on course for qualifying for the ATP finals for the fifth straight year by beating Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters on Thursday.
October 30, 2014 - 12:48 GMT
A South Korean court-martial convicted four soldiers on Thursday of homicide for the beating death of a fellow conscript and sentenced them to long prison terms in a case that sparked an outcry about how enlisted are treated.
October 30, 2014 - 08:35 GMT
Tunis AFP - The secular Nidaa Tounes party came top in Tunisia's weekend legislative polls beating Islamist rivals Ennahda, who had already conceded defeat, official provisional results released early Thursday showed.
October 30, 2014 - 02:28 GMT
London AFP - Young Fathers, an underground hip-hop trio from Scotland with roots in Liberia and Nigeria, won the prestigious Mercury Prize, beating out far better-selling British artists.
October 30, 2014 - 02:00 GMT
PARIS - Fernando Verdasco advanced to the third round of the Paris Masters by beating 15th-seeded Gilles Simon 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 Tuesday.
October 28, 2014 - 15:20 GMT
The trial of a Florida AandM University student charged with organizing a hazing ritual that led to a band member's death begins Monday, almost three years after the beating took place.
October 27, 2014 - 22:37 GMT
PARIS - American qualifier Sam Querrey reached the second round of the Paris Masters by beating 2012 runner-up Jerzy Janowicz 6-7 5, 6-2, 6-4 Monday.
October 27, 2014 - 16:40 GMT
Three years after the beating death of a Florida college band member brought national attention to its hazing rituals, the alleged ringleader of the abuse went on trial on Monday for manslaughter.
October 27, 2014 - 16:08 GMT
GLASGOW, Scotland - Celtic moved to within three points of the lead in the Scottish Premiership by beating 10-man Kilmarnock 2-0 on Sunday.
October 26, 2014 - 20:34 GMT
Valencia Spain AFP - Andy Murray saved five match points to win his third title in the past month by beating Tommy Robredo 3-6, 7-6 9/7, 7-6 10/8 in a marathon Valencia Open final on Sunday.
October 26, 2014 - 19:25 GMT
Simona Halep, like many others before her, learnt a hard lesson on Sunday, that there is a hefty price to pay for beating Serena Williams.
October 26, 2014 - 15:03 GMT
MONACO - Randy Caballero of the United States improved to 22-0 after beating Stuart Hall of Britain in a unanimous decision Saturday to win the vacant IBF bantamweight title.
October 25, 2014 - 22:15 GMT
After completing a four-month biting ban, Luis Suarez made an early impact on his Barcelona debut by setting up Neymar's fourth-minute opener at Real Madrid.
October 25, 2014 - 20:31 GMT
SUNDERLAND, England - Arsenal won its first Premier League match in over a month on Saturday, beating Sunderland 2-0 with a brace from Alexis Sanchez after a pair of defensive errors.
October 25, 2014 - 16:17 GMT
Serena Williams is in the final of the WTA Finals after beating Caroline Wozniacki in a third-set tiebreaker on Saturday, winning 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 6 to remain on course for a third-straight title in the season-ending championships.
October 25, 2014 - 11:16 GMT
SINGORE - Serena Williams is in the final of the WTA Finals after beating Caroline Wozniacki in a third-set tiebreaker on Saturday, winning 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 6 to remain on course for a third-straight title in the season-ending championships.
October 25, 2014 - 09:24 GMT
Australian surgeons said Friday they have used hearts that had stopped beating in successful transplants, in a world first that could change the way organs are donated.
October 24, 2014 - 06:27 GMT
MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand - Hashim Amla smashed his fourth one-day century of the year as South Africa put its World Cup credentials on display Friday, beating New Zealand by 72 runs in the second one-day cricket international to take a winning 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
October 24, 2014 - 06:07 GMT
SINGORE - Caroline Wozniacki moved closer to a place in the semifinals at the WTA Finals by beating Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5, 6-3 on Thursday.
October 23, 2014 - 08:04 GMT
VALENCIA, Spain - Tommy Robredo advanced to the second round of the Valencia Open by beating fifth-seeded John Isner 7-6 3, 6-3 Tuesday.
October 21, 2014 - 12:10 GMT
SINGORE - Serena Williams won her opening match at the WTA Finals on Monday, beating Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-4 in the Red Group for her 16th consecutive victory at the season-ending tournament.
October 20, 2014 - 13:26 GMT
TORONTO - British-bred Hillstar won the $1 million Pattison Canadian International, beating Big Blue Kitten by three-quarters of a length Sunday at Woodbine.
October 19, 2014 - 23:24 GMT
LONDON - An incident-filled weekend in England was capped Sunday by one of the most dramatic finishes to a Premier League game, with Liverpool beating Queens Park Rangers 3-2 thanks to an own goal in the fifth minute of injury time.
October 19, 2014 - 17:48 GMT
NEW YORK Reuters - A 20-year-old New York City man was in police custody on Sunday in connection with the fatal beating of his girlfriend's toddler daughter at a city homeless shelter, police said.
October 19, 2014 - 15:44 GMT
MOSCOW - Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia has won the Kremlin Cup in Moscow, beating Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu 6-4, 5-7, 6-1 in Sunday's final.
October 19, 2014 - 11:58 GMT
LUXEMBOURG - Annika Beck of Germany won her first career title Saturday after beating fourth-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-1 in the Luxembourg Open final.
October 18, 2014 - 19:10 GMT
SAN MARCOS, Calif. - Former miler and Olympian Steve Scott has prostate cancer - 20 years after beating testicular cancer.
October 18, 2014 - 18:40 GMT
MOSCOW - U.S Open champion Marin Cilic reached the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup on Friday by beating Tommy Robredo 6-3, 6-3.
October 17, 2014 - 20:26 GMT
Madrid AFP - A video of Spanish police beating an African migrant with a truncheon and carrying him apparently unconscious back across the border to Morocco caused outrage in Spain on Friday.
October 17, 2014 - 19:44 GMT