Brazilian police accuse Temer of receiving bribes

Brazil’s federal police Tuesday said there was solid evidence embattled President Michel Temer received bribes, a legal development that could see him suspended from...

Sampaoli banking on Messi for World Cup revival

New manager Jorge Sampaoli says he is looking to superstar Lionel Messi to revive Argentina’s World Cup fortunes starting with Friday’s friendly with Brazil...

Messi to sign marriage ‘contract’ with sweetheart, Roccuzzo in June

Lionel Messi may not have signed a new contract with Barcelona, but he is set to seal a romantic contract when he marries his...

‘Enough’: famous Venezuelan music conductor Dudamel tells Maduro

“Enough is enough,” world celebrated Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel said Thursday of the increasingly deadly political crisis gripping his homeland. “Nothing justifies bloodshed,” the director...

Brazil stay top of FIFA rankings

Brazil remain top of the latest FIFA world rankings published on Thursday which remain largely unchanged. The South Americans – five-time World Cup winners —...

Jamaican-born British Olympian Germaine Mason dies in bike crash

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Retired British high jumper Germaine Mason died early this morning in a crash in eastern Kingston. The Jamaican-born athlete reportedly lost...

Rio carnival crowns champion after accident-marred festivities

Rio de Janeiro's carnival crowned a champion of its elite samba school parade on Wednesday, capping festivities marred by two accidents that injured more...