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TORONTO - Greivis Vasquez had 15 points, Lucas Nogueira scored six straight points in the final 2 minutes as the Toronto Raptors held off Israel's Maccabi Haifa 92-85 on Wednesday for their sixth victory in seven preseason games.
October 23, 2014 - 02:22 GMT
The two candidates in Brazil's presidential election runoff on Sunday grew up just seven blocks apart, attending the same elite tennis club, watching movies at the same theater and strolling through the same leafy plazas during the 1960s.
October 22, 2014 - 21:07 GMT
GARY, Ind. - With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police said Tuesday has confessed to killing seven women in northwestern Indiana.
October 22, 2014 - 00:54 GMT
FRANKFURT, Germany - The Champions League returned on Tuesday with a 40-goal bonanza as Bayern Munich thrashed Roma 7-1 for its biggest victory on the road and Luiz Adriano scored five as Shakhtar put seven goals past BATE Borisov.
October 21, 2014 - 22:45 GMT
Cairo AFP - An Egyptian military court sentenced to death seven members of an Al-Qaeda inspired jihadist group Tuesday for carrying out deadly attacks on the army, army officials said.
October 21, 2014 - 21:55 GMT
WASHINGTON Reuters - U.S military forces carried out four air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria on Monday and Tuesday and were joined by partner nations in three attacks in Iraq, the U.S Central Command said.
October 21, 2014 - 19:35 GMT
CAIRO - An official in Egypt says a military court has sentenced seven alleged militants to death and two to life in prison for their roles in a pair of attacks that killed nine soldiers.
October 21, 2014 - 16:59 GMT
A convicted sex offender suspected of murdering at least seven women and leaving the bodies in abandoned houses in northwest Indiana may be a serial killer who has killed others in the state as far back as 20 years ago, local police said on Monday.
October 21, 2014 - 14:52 GMT
Baquba Iraq AFP - The Islamic State jihadist group on Monday attacked the Kurdish-controlled town of Qara Tapah, northeast of Baghdad, killing at least seven peshmerga troops and three civilians, officials said.
October 20, 2014 - 23:30 GMT
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah judge will get his first chance in December to hear the evidence against a woman accused of killing six of her seven newborns and storing all of their bodies in her garage.
October 20, 2014 - 17:40 GMT
Police are holding a convicted sex offender in the murder of one of seven women whose bodies were found in northwestern Indiana in what one mayor said may be the work of a serial killer.
October 20, 2014 - 16:49 GMT
In the matter of seven days, the Seahawks lost two games and traded away Percy Harvin. Are the wheels coming off the champs?
October 20, 2014 - 12:40 GMT
SAO PAULO - Cruzeiro scored late to beat Vitoria 1-0 on Sunday, ending a two-match losing streak and increasing its lead to seven points in the Brazilian league.
October 19, 2014 - 23:05 GMT
PARIS - Striker Andre-Pierre Gignac scored his 10th league goal in as many games as league leader Marseille beat Toulouse 2-0 on Sunday to secure an eighth straight win and stay seven points ahead of bitter rival Paris Saint-Germain.
October 19, 2014 - 14:47 GMT
Violence has increased in New York City's jail system over the past seven years even as the city has spent more money to deal with a steadily declining inmate population, the city's comptroller said in an analysis released on Friday.
October 17, 2014 - 19:33 GMT
WASHINGTON - The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.
October 17, 2014 - 14:54 GMT
WASHINGTON Reuters - The U.S government will recognize same-sex marriages in seven more states, after the Supreme Court last week paved the way for gays and lesbians to get married in a handful of states and some appeals court rulings followed suit, the Justice Department said on Friday.
October 17, 2014 - 14:44 GMT
Bamako AFP - At least seven people were killed Thursday in clashes between rival armed Tuareg groups and their allies in northern Mali, several sources told AFP.
October 16, 2014 - 22:04 GMT
Reuters - The former owner of a Los Angeles-area battery distributor has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for selling over $2.7 million in knock-off emergency batteries used on numerous U.S Navy vessels, officials said on Thursday.
October 16, 2014 - 21:12 GMT
CLEVELAND Reuters - Seven people who had confirmed contact with the second Texas nurse diagnosed with Ebola during her visit to Ohio over the weekend are in voluntary quarantine and have not shown symptoms of the virus, county public health officials said on Thursday.
October 16, 2014 - 19:02 GMT
A Bucks County psychiatrist has been convicted of fondling seven patients.
October 15, 2014 - 17:54 GMT
MANAMA Reuters - Bahraini authorities have ordered pro-democracy activist Zainab al-Khawaja to be detained for questioning for seven days after a judge accused her of insulting King Hamad by tearing up his picture, her lawyer said on Wednesday.
October 15, 2014 - 14:13 GMT
WASHINGTON - In the final days of the midterm elections, President Barack Obama is planning a major campaign push in seven governor's races across the country, where Democrats' prospects are looking up, while largely avoiding the party's tougher challenges in the Senate.
October 15, 2014 - 10:12 GMT
A suicide bomber killed seven people in Pakistan on Wednesday in an attack on a government-backed militia near the Afghan border, security officials and residents said.
October 15, 2014 - 09:45 GMT
Algiers AFP - The skulls of seven French Trappist monks killed in Algeria 18 years ago were exhumed Tuesday in the presence of two French magistrates, the S news agency reported.
October 14, 2014 - 22:37 GMT
CAIRO - An Egyptian court has sentenced seven Islamic militants - all but one in absentia - to death over the killing of 25 soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula last year.
October 14, 2014 - 17:44 GMT
Kiev AFP - Seven civilians died and 17 were injured when shells exploded near a funeral procession in a suburb of the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol on Tuesday, city hall said.
October 14, 2014 - 15:20 GMT
WASHINGTON Reuters - The United States and Saudi Arabia launched eight airstrikes on Sunday and Monday against Islamic State targets in Syria, including seven near Kobani, the U.S military's Central Command said.
October 13, 2014 - 14:07 GMT
LUXEMBOURG - Diego Costa scored his first goal for Spain in seven appearances to help the defending European champion ease to a 4-0 win at Luxembourg and rebound from its first qualifying loss in eight years on Sunday.
October 12, 2014 - 20:59 GMT
Suspected Islamist rebels detonated a car bomb in front of a popular cafe in the center of the Somali capital on Sunday evening, killing at least seven people, police and the emergency services said.
October 12, 2014 - 18:37 GMT
MOGADISHU, Somalia - A Somali police official says a car bomb has killed at least seven people and wounded 10 others at a popular cafe in the capital.
October 12, 2014 - 17:57 GMT
New York AFP - Seven teenaged high school football players in New Jersey have been charged with sex crimes in connection with an apparent team hazing ritual, US media reported.
October 12, 2014 - 17:10 GMT
DUBAI Reuters - An Iranian police plane crashed late on Saturday killing four high-ranking officers investigating the deaths of police in a province that borders Pakistan and Afghanistan, state news agency IRNA reported.
October 12, 2014 - 08:52 GMT
RIO DE JANEIRO - LeBron James scored seven points while playing only 20 minutes against his former team, and the Cleveland Cavaliers went on to beat the Miami Heat 122-119 in overtime Saturday in an exhibition game in Brazil.
October 12, 2014 - 02:04 GMT
RIO DE JANEIRO -- LeBron James scored seven points while playing only 20 minutes against his former team, and the Cleveland Cavaliers went on to beat the Miami Heat 122-119 in overtime Saturday in an exhibition game in Brazil.
October 12, 2014 - 01:34 GMT
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's official news agency says a police airplane has crashed in the country's southeast and the fate of the seven people onboard remains unclear.
October 11, 2014 - 20:53 GMT
PARLIN, N.J. - Seven high school students face sex crime charges amid a hazing investigation that canceled a New Jersey prep football team's season, law enforcement and school officials said.
October 11, 2014 - 14:56 GMT
Alicante Spain AFP - The Volvo Ocean Race makes its long-awaited start on Saturday as a fleet of seven boats set off on their nine-month adventure with the first leg to Cape Town.
October 11, 2014 - 07:19 GMT
ISLAMABAD - Officials say a stampede at an anti-government rally in central Pakistan killed seven supporters of famous cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan.
October 11, 2014 - 06:30 GMT
Reuters - Seven New Jersey high school students have been charged following a string of sexual assaults in a hazing controversy that prompted officials to cancel the remainder of the school's football season, the New York Times reported on Friday.
October 11, 2014 - 06:21 GMT
U.S lawmakers agreed to use $750 million in war funds to fight Ebola in West Africa and seven more people in Spain were admitted to the hospital where an infected nurse lay seriously ill on Friday, as global concern grew about the virus spreading.
October 10, 2014 - 19:11 GMT
ISLAMABAD Reuters - At least seven people were killed and 42 hurt in a stampede during an anti-government protest in the Pakistani city of Multan on Friday, a hospital official said.
October 10, 2014 - 17:20 GMT
Prehistoric paintings at least 40,000 years old that depict animals - including one known as a pig-deer - and the outline of human hands in seven caves on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi are rewriting the history of art.
October 10, 2014 - 15:16 GMT
Seven more people have been admitted to a Spanish hospital unit monitoring possible Ebola cases where nurse Teresa Romero, the first person to contract the deadly virus outside West Africa, lay seriously ill on Friday.
October 10, 2014 - 14:45 GMT
A federal judge will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging Alaska's 16-year-old constitutional ban on gay marriage on Friday, following a week of court rulings backing same-sex unions in seven other states.
October 10, 2014 - 11:45 GMT
Dar es Salaam AFP - Attackers in Tanzania burned alive seven people they accused of witchcraft, police said Friday, who have arrested 23 people for murder in the latest killings of suspected witches.
October 10, 2014 - 11:34 GMT
Napa United States AFP - South Korea's Bae Sang-Moon fired seven birdies with one bogey in a six-under 66 to join American Andres Gonzales atop the US PGA Tour Frys.com Open.
October 10, 2014 - 03:25 GMT
Clacton-on-Sea United Kingdom AFP - The British anti-EU UK Independence Party won its first seat in parliament on Friday in an electoral blow to the Conservative-lead government seven months ahead of a general election.
October 10, 2014 - 02:26 GMT
CASABLANCA, Morocco - After seven months in Ebola-stricken Liberia, Vijay Kumar was getting his temperature scanned Thursday at the airport by medical crews in blue gowns and masks - one of dozens who relied on Royal Air Maroc's continuing flights to West Africa.
October 09, 2014 - 20:28 GMT
YAOUNDE, Cameroon - An official says seven people who were arrested this month on suspicion of violating Cameroon's anti-gay law have been released but will remain under close observation.
October 09, 2014 - 19:27 GMT
Britain's anti-EU UK Independence Party was poised to win its first elected seat in parliament on Thursday, highlighting the threat it poses to Prime Minister David Cameron seven months before a national election.
October 09, 2014 - 16:22 GMT
Liberals aired more TV ads last week than their conservative foils in seven of the nine top Senate battlegrounds races.
October 09, 2014 - 09:21 GMT
ADEN Reuters - At least seven Yemeni government solders were killed on Thursday in a an attack involving a suicide car bombing and a gun assault on a military camp in eastern Yemen, a local official and witnesses said.
October 09, 2014 - 09:11 GMT
Prehistoric paintings at least 40,000 years old that depict animals - including one known as a pig-deer - and the outline of human hands in seven caves on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi are rewriting the history of art.
October 08, 2014 - 22:23 GMT
Playoff success has come so quickly for so many players inside the Giants clubhouse.
October 08, 2014 - 21:15 GMT
INDIANOLIS -- George Hill had 17 points and seven assists, Shayne Whittington scored all of his 11 points in the second half, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 103-90 in the teams' preseason opener on Tuesday night.
October 08, 2014 - 12:39 GMT
SEOUL, South Korea - Police say they are searching for seven athletes and a reporter who went missing after the Asian Games closed on Saturday in the port city of Incheon.
October 08, 2014 - 08:54 GMT
BEIJING - The wife of a Chinese poet says he and seven other people were detained ahead of a poetry reading planned in Beijing supporting pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
October 08, 2014 - 08:45 GMT
When the Supreme Court surprised nearly everyone Monday by not taking any of the seven gay-marriage cases before it, the justices effectively legalized gay marriage in the five states involved in those cases, all of which had had gay-marriage bans struck down by circuit courts.
October 07, 2014 - 20:14 GMT
Why didn-t the US Supreme Court agree to hear any of the seven petitions urging the justices to settle the contentious debate over same-sex marriage?
October 07, 2014 - 02:12 GMT
Maiduguri Nigeria AFP - Boko Haram militants killed seven people on Monday in the remote northeast of Nigeria, residents and an official said, with reports indicating the victims were beheaded in a revenge attack.
October 06, 2014 - 18:34 GMT
Philadelphia has scored touchdowns seven different ways already.
October 05, 2014 - 21:29 GMT
TOKYO, JAN - OCTOBER 05: Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France R and Michal Przysiezny of Poland celebrate after winning the men's doubles final match against Ivan Dodig of Croatia and Marcelo Melo of Brazil on day seven of Rakuten Open 2014 at Ariake...
October 05, 2014 - 05:08 GMT
North and South Korea agreed Saturday to work on resuming a formal high-level dialogue that has effectively been suspended for seven months, the South's Unification Ministry said.
October 04, 2014 - 09:16 GMT
ISLAMABAD - A senior Pakistani health official says seven new polio cases have been registered in the country, raising the number of those affected by the disease this year to 194 and edging closer to the nation's record number of 199 in 2001.
October 03, 2014 - 12:19 GMT
BEIJING, CHINA - OCTOBER 03: Serena Williams of the USA announces she will withdraw from the China Open due to injury on day seven of the China Open at the National Tennis Center on October 3, 2014 in Beijing, China.
October 03, 2014 - 06:11 GMT
NEGRIL, Jamaica - Tourists from around the world are drawn to a stretch of palm-fringed shoreline known as Seven Mile Beach, a crescent of white sand along the turquoise waters of Jamaica's western coast.
October 03, 2014 - 04:29 GMT
NEW ORLEANS Reuters - A federal appeals court ruled on Thursday that Texas could begin enforcing restrictions on abortion clinics that critics of the new rules say will force all but seven of the facilities in the state to shut down.
October 03, 2014 - 00:45 GMT
NEW ORLEANS Reuters - A U.S federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that Texas can begin enforcing restrictions on abortion clinics that advocates say will shutter all but seven clinics in the state.
October 02, 2014 - 23:10 GMT
BEIJING - Top-ranked Stacy Lewis birdied five of her final seven holes Thursday for a 7-under 66 and the first-round lead in the Reignwood LPGA Classic.
October 02, 2014 - 21:24 GMT
PARIS - If the Socialist government gets its way, visitors to France's three most touristic museums - the Louvre, the Musee d'Orsay and Versailles Palace - may get to visit seven days a week in coming years.
October 02, 2014 - 16:03 GMT
Bangui Central African Republic AFP - French peacekeepers killed up to seven people as they tried to control clashes between armed groups in the Central African town of Bambari that have left at least 16 dead, officials said on Thursday.
October 02, 2014 - 14:55 GMT
CAIRO - A spokesman for a renegade general in Libya says two suicide car bombings near an eastern airport has killed seven troops and wounded 12.
October 02, 2014 - 12:46 GMT
BENGHAZI Libya Reuters - Seven Libyan soldiers were killed and 50 wounded in a double suicide bombing and clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi on Thursday, an army commander said.
October 02, 2014 - 10:41 GMT
PESHAWAR, Pakistan - Pakistani police say a bomb has struck a mini-bus in a northwestern tribal region, killing seven passengers.
October 02, 2014 - 09:54 GMT
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Danish lawmakers have confirmed the government's proposal to send seven F-16 fighter jets to join an international coalition to take part in airstrikes against the Islamic State extremist group.
October 02, 2014 - 08:28 GMT
KABUL, Afghanistan - Officials say that a suicide bomber has killed three army officers and wounded seven others in Kabul, a day after two such attacks killed 11.
October 02, 2014 - 05:11 GMT
Investigators in North Florida were trying Wednesday to figure out whether a nearly naked woman riding in a log truck was a factor in a Monday crash that sent seven children and three adults to the hospital.
October 01, 2014 - 20:40 GMT
London AFP - A former Guantanamo Bay detainee, Moazzam Begg, walked free from a British prison on Wednesday after prosecutors dropped seven terror charges relating to the conflict in Syria.
October 01, 2014 - 18:06 GMT
ROME - Italian bobsledder William Frullani has been banned for seven months after failing a doping test at the Sochi Olympics.
October 01, 2014 - 17:27 GMT
BORDEAUX, France - Bordeaux captain Lamine Sane will be out for up to seven weeks after surgery on his right knee on Wednesday.
October 01, 2014 - 15:06 GMT
Another night of The Voice, another night of awesome singing. Really, after seven practically back-to-back seasons, it's easy to get blasé about the consistently high level of talent on this show.
October 01, 2014 - 12:59 GMT
BEIRUT Reuters - Islamic State beheaded seven men and three women in a northern Kurdish area of Syria, a human rights monitoring group said on Wednesday, part of what it described as a campaign to frighten residents resisting the militant group's advance.
October 01, 2014 - 11:14 GMT
THESSALONIKI, Greece - Greek police say they have arrested seven people, including an airline pilot and a ground crew staff member, on suspicion of participating in a ring smuggling migrants onto flights from Thessaloniki to other EU countries.
October 01, 2014 - 11:05 GMT
Baghdad AFP - A jihadist attack on an Iraqi tribe that has held out for weeks against Islamic State militants has left at least seven dead on either side, police and medics said Wednesday.
October 01, 2014 - 10:46 GMT
KABUL Reuters - Two Taliban suicide bombers attacked the Afghan capital on Wednesday, killing at least seven people and wounding more than 15, government officials said, a day after the new government and the United States signed a long-delayed security agreement.
October 01, 2014 - 04:22 GMT
KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan police say two suicide bombers in the capital have targeted two buses carrying Afghan army troops, killing seven and wounding 21 people.
October 01, 2014 - 04:12 GMT
Tokyo AFP - Seven more bodies have been found by rescuers combing the peak of a volcano that erupted at the weekend, Japanese state broadcaster NHK and other media reported Wednesday
October 01, 2014 - 03:08 GMT
WASHINGTON - The oil and railroad industries are urging federal regulators to allow them as long as seven years to retrofit existing tank cars that transport highly volatile crude oil, a top oil industry official said Tuesday.
September 30, 2014 - 20:07 GMT
Police were seeking suspects on Sunday in apparently unrelated shootings of two police officers in and near the Missouri city of Ferguson, and arrested seven of those protesting last month's shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer.
September 30, 2014 - 13:00 GMT
KIEV Reuters - Seven Ukrainian soldiers were killed late on Sunday when a separatist shell hit their armoured personnel carrier near the main airport at Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said on Monday.
September 29, 2014 - 08:46 GMT
PONFERRADA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 28: Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland stands on the podium after winning the Elite Men's Road Race on day seven of the UCI Road World Championships on September 28, 2014 in Ponferrada, Spain.
September 28, 2014 - 16:08 GMT
LIMA, Peru - Peruvian authorities say a shallow 4.9-magnitude earthquake has killed at least seven people whose crudely constructed homes collapsed in a remote Andean village near Cuzco.
September 28, 2014 - 14:09 GMT
OTAKI, Japan - Military helicopters plucked seven people from a Japanese mountainside Sunday after a spectacular volcanic eruption sent officials scrambling to reach many more injured and stranded on the mountain.
September 28, 2014 - 05:30 GMT
Instead, the Lions' defense might have been the best play of the week on either side, as they recorded a touchdown, safety, and just seven points allowed.
September 27, 2014 - 18:09 GMT
WUHAN, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 27: Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic kisses the trophy to celebrate after winning the final match against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada on day seven of 2014 Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open at Optics Valley International Tennis Center...
September 27, 2014 - 13:07 GMT
MEXICO CITY - An army officer and seven soldiers who face disciplinary action for their participation in the killing of 22 people in rural southern Mexico belong to an army battalion with a history of incidents.
September 27, 2014 - 04:23 GMT
Reuters - Denmark announced on Friday it will send seven F-16 fighter jets to take part in a U.S-led military coalition attacking Islamic State militants in Iraq, and parliament in Britain approved British participation.
September 26, 2014 - 21:17 GMT
Copenhagen AFP - Denmark will send seven F-16 fighter jets to help combat IS militants in Iraq, Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt said on Friday.
September 26, 2014 - 12:19 GMT
SALZBURG, Austria - Three-time Olympic ski jump champion Thomas Morgenstern is retiring, seven months after winning silver at the Sochi Games to end a season that included two bad crashes.
September 26, 2014 - 10:36 GMT