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North Carolina man to be freed 19 years after wrongful conviction

North Carolina man to be freed 19 years after wrongful conviction

 

A North Carolina man who spent nearly two decades in prison for murder will be released as early as this week as he awaits a new trial.


July 18, 2014 - 21:23 GMT

North Carolina man to be freed 19 years after wrongful conviction

 

A North Carolina man who spent nearly two decades in prison for murder will be released as early as this week as he awaits a new trial.


July 16, 2014 - 00:30 GMT
Players chief fears Vincent ban will deter others

Players chief fears Vincent ban will deter others

 

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The head of the New Zealand Cricket Players' Association says the life ban imposed on former test batsman Lou Vincent for match-fixing might deter other players from admitting similar activities.


July 05, 2014 - 04:37 GMT

Today in History

 

Today is Thursday, July 3, the 184th day of 2014. There are 181 days left in the year.


July 03, 2014 - 04:15 GMT
Broad glad to have Stokes back on board

Broad glad to have Stokes back on board

 

Stuart Broad has backed Ben Stokes to have as big an impact on the England scene as he did on a Barbados dressing-room locker after the young all-rounder was recalled to a 13-man squad for next week's first Test against India.


July 03, 2014 - 00:58 GMT
Cricketer Vincent banned for life for match-fixing

Cricketer Vincent banned for life for match-fixing

 

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - My name is Lou Vincent and I am a cheat.


July 01, 2014 - 17:42 GMT
Lou Vincent banned for life for match-fixing

Lou Vincent banned for life for match-fixing

 

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent received a life ban from cricket on Tuesday after admitting years of involvement in match-fixing with the words I am a cheat.


July 01, 2014 - 14:51 GMT

Why are white, working class children in Britain falling behind?

 

Yates' story is illustrative of a gloomy truth: Too many of Britain's working class white children are faring so poorly at school they are unable to get a foothold in the workplace and in a fast-changing world.


June 29, 2014 - 12:28 GMT
VA: Wait times in audit had some caveats

VA: Wait times in audit had some caveats

 

NEW YORK - Data released by Veterans Affairs officials earlier this week appeared to confirm that new patients at the agency's medical centers were routinely waiting 30, 50 or even more than 90 days to see a doctor.


June 13, 2014 - 23:36 GMT
Cook ready for fresh start with England

Cook ready for fresh start with England

 

England captain Alastair Cook is set to face an intriguing examination of his leadership skills when a new-look side take the field against Sri Lanka in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's on Thursday.


June 11, 2014 - 18:45 GMT
Tiny Qatar stands to benefit from go-between role

Tiny Qatar stands to benefit from go-between role

 

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Qatar's behind-the-scenes role in securing the release of U.S Army Sgt.


June 04, 2014 - 12:57 GMT
Queen's new state coach encapsulates British history

Queen's new state coach encapsulates British history

 

Queen Elizabeth rides to parliament on Wednesday in a brand new state coach that incorporates more than 100 priceless fragments from British history.


June 04, 2014 - 09:43 GMT

Georgia banker who faked his own death makes plea deal

 

A former Georgia bank director who left a suicide note and vanished for a year and a half while under suspicion of embezzling $21 million has reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors, an official said on Tuesday.


June 03, 2014 - 23:18 GMT
Joe Root desperate to avoid more England agony

Joe Root desperate to avoid more England agony

 

Joe Root has said England's much-vaunted attempt to rebuild their standing with their fans, let alone the rest of the cricket world, will come to nothing if they suffer yet more humiliation during the ongoing one-day series with Sri Lanka.


May 27, 2014 - 01:53 GMT
Morgan baffled by England's sorry show against Sri Lanka

Morgan baffled by England's sorry show against Sri Lanka

 

Chester-le-Street United Kingdom AFP - Eoin Morgan, England's captain in place of the injured Alastair Cook, was left bemused by the scale of their defeat in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka at the Riverside.


May 26, 2014 - 01:31 GMT
Sri Lanka thrashes England in 2nd ODI

Sri Lanka thrashes England in 2nd ODI

 

CHESTER-LE-STREET, England - Sri Lanka skittled out England for 99 - its sixth-lowest total in one-day internationals - to cruise to a 157-run win in Durham on Sunday and tie the five-match series at 1-1.


May 25, 2014 - 16:34 GMT
England wins toss, bowls 1st vs Sri Lanka

England wins toss, bowls 1st vs Sri Lanka

 

CHESTER-LE-STREET, England - England, without injured captain Alastair Cook, won the toss and chose to bowl first against touring Sri Lanka in the second one-day international at Durham on Sunday.


May 25, 2014 - 09:30 GMT

U.S. Republicans map campaign attack plan on veterans scandal

 

Republicans who hope to wrest control of the U.S Senate from Democrats see medical care delays for veterans as a potent line of attack and are devising ways to keep the issue in the news in the months leading up to the November congressional elections.


May 23, 2014 - 22:11 GMT
D-Day: Watching your mates gunned down

D-Day: Watching your mates gunned down

 

ROYAL WOOTTON BASSETT United Kingdom AFP - Scared stiff but with nowhere to hide, Ken Scott tried to block out the sight of his comrades being gunned down as he pushed up the Normandy beach on D-Day.


May 22, 2014 - 11:23 GMT
Egyptian Brotherhood split on using force as Sisi poised to rule

Egyptian Brotherhood split on using force as Sisi poised to rule

 

While the Muslim Brotherhood's old guard doggedly call for peaceful resistance from their Egyptian courtroom cages, some youth members are seriously considering forceful retaliation against a state crackdown on their movement.


May 19, 2014 - 12:14 GMT
Browns release Greg Little, making that Julio Jones trade look even worse now

Browns release Greg Little, making that Julio Jones trade look even worse now

 

The Cleveland Browns are hoping that the Sammy Watkins trade nets them more than the Julio Jones deal did. They just cut Greg Little, one of the pieces received in the Jones trade of 2011.


May 16, 2014 - 16:43 GMT
British World War I POWs honored in Poland

British World War I POWs honored in Poland

 

LIDZBARK WARMINSKI, Poland - Nearly a century after they died in Germany captivity during World War I, relatives and officials honored 39 British servicemen in a solemn ceremony Friday at their burial site in Poland.


May 16, 2014 - 15:31 GMT
Saudi foreign minister says has invited Iran's Zarif to visit

Saudi foreign minister says has invited Iran's Zarif to visit

 

Saudi Arabia has invited Iran's foreign minister to visit, Riyadh said on Tuesday, hinting at the possibility of a thaw between two bitter rivals, whose struggle for influence is evident in conflicts throughout the region.


May 13, 2014 - 16:27 GMT
Sangakkara signs for Durham

Sangakkara signs for Durham

 

Kumar Sangakkara will warm up for Sri Lanka's forthcoming tour of England by appearing in the next two rounds of County Championship matches for title-holders Durham.


April 28, 2014 - 15:00 GMT
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