• Former Tennessee State player arrested for hitting coach

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Tennessee State player has been charged with aggravated assault with serious bodily injury for punching a coach on the sideline during a game.

  • 12 arrested in Thailand in soccer match-fixing investigation

    BANGKOK (AP) — Football Association of Thailand president Somyot Poompanmuang says five players and two match officials from the top-flight national league are among 12 people arrested for alleged match-fixing.

  • Sri Lanka police arrest 19 over racial violence

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan police said Saturday that 19 people were arrested following racial violence in the country’s south that started over a dispute between majority Buddhists and minority Muslims.

  • Wanted polygamist free after 15 years on the lam in Mexico

    PHOENIX (AP) — A polygamist who fled to Mexico about 15 years ago with his wives and kids while facing child molestation charges in Arizona is now free after the charges were dropped months ago.

  • S. Korea to deport US man for trying to cross to North Korea

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Wednesday it will deport an American man detained for allegedly attempting to cross the mine-strewn border into North Korea.