ROME (AP) — Five Napoli fans have been arrested for the violence surrounding last season’s Italian Cup final, which was marred by a shooting before the match.
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INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — On the one hand, you have China and India, which account for about a quarter of the world’s population. On the other, the Maldives, population 345,000. There’s Bhutan, which has been described as the happiest place on Earth, and Syria, which certainly isn’t. And for good measure, why not throw in some of the most repressive regimes on the planet — North Korea, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan?
Tags: 2014 Asian Games, Asia, Asian Games, Beijing, By ERIC TALMADGE, Central Asia, China, East Asia, Events, General news, Greater China, Human rights and civil liberties, India, Japan, Kashmir, Middle East, Olympic games, Saudi Arabia, Social affairs, Social issues, South Asia, South Korea, Southeast Asia, Sports, Syria, Territorial disputes, War and unrest, Winter Olympic games, Women's sports
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — East Carolina has suspended receiver Cam Worthy for two games for violating the school’s code of student conduct.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Sportsmen hoping to bag a big moose are seeing increased competition from a tiny parasite that’s cutting down moose populations in New England and across parts of the northern United States, prompting some states to offer hunters fewer permits or halt hunting altogether.
Tags: Animal health, Animal welfare, Animals, Biology, By PATRICK WHITTLE, Environment, Environment and nature, General news, Health, Insects, Lifestyle, Maine, Mammals, Moose, North America, Outdoor recreation, Recreation and leisure, Science, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Ticks, United States, Wildlife, Zoology
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An actress who was detained by Los Angeles police is refusing to apologize for claiming race played a role in the incident, despite calls from local civil rights leaders.
Tags: Arts and entertainment, By SANDY COHEN, California, Celebrity, Entertainment, General news, Human rights and civil liberties, Los Angeles, North America, Race and ethnicity, Social affairs, Social issues, United States