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Ruins found in remote Argentinian jungle 'may be secret Nazi hideout'

Archaeologists believe ruins found in a remote jungle region may be the remains of a hideout built by Nazis to flee to in the event of defeat in the second world war.<p>Researchers are studying the remains of three buildings located in the Teyu Cuare park in northern Argentina near Paraguay, the …

Romelu Lukaku Injury: Updates on Everton Star's Status and Return

Record signing Romelu Lukaku has not kicked a competitive ball since March 22 due to a hamstring issue, but he's set to return.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Lukaku On Course to Face Burnley<p>Thursday, April 16<p>Roberto Martinez reiterated his belief in Thursday's press conference that Lukaku will be fit to face …

What Putin Fears Will Happen in Ukraine

As the threat of mil­it­ary con­flict builds in East­ern Europe, Ukraine has asked NATO for help.<p>Spe­cific­ally, Ukraine wants the mil­it­ary …

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As Brazil Gears Up For Olympics, Some Poor Families Get Moved Out

Jeane Tomas scraped all her money together to build a house where she could raise her son. She'd been renting in the favela, or shanty town, of Vila Harmonia and wanted to put down roots in the community where she lived when her child was born.<p>The house went up — only to quickly come down.<p>"There is …

Beijing blasts UN report on North Korea

Beijing is ready to block recommendations from a United Nations warning Kim Jong-un on his regime's human rights abuses<p>China rejected what it said was "unreasonable criticism" of Beijing in a new U.N. report on human rights abuses in North Korea, but it would not be drawn on whether it would veto …

Americans shrug off worries over aging population

A Pew Research Center report looks at the challenges of aging in 21 countries.<p>Americans are less worried than people in other countries about the challenges posed by an increasingly aging population, according to a new report.<p>The report by the Pew Research Center, released today, combines survey …

Richard Sherman Explains Actions After 2014 NFC Championship in MMQB Column

You've heard the rant. Now, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has offered insight into his much-discussed postgame interview with Fox Sports' Erin Andrews, in which he excoriated San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree.<p>In a first-person column for The MMQB, Sherman indicated that …

Did A-Rod's Ego Stop Him from Accepting Deal, Saving MLB Career?

If Alex Rodriguez had come clean about performance-enhancing drug use last spring, he could be gearing up for spring training as the starting third baseman for the New York Yankees. Instead, his career, legacy and reputation have been reduced to rubble by his ego and addiction to the game.<p>Link to …

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Conn. town to release school massacre 911 tapes

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The town of Newtown, Conn., says it will release the 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Wednesday.<p>A Connecticut Superior Court judge ruled last week that the tapes from last December should be released to The Associated Press after a lengthy fight over …