Russell Lewis

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5 Memphis ex-police are charged with murder and jailed over the death of Tyre Nichols

Thursday, January 26, 2023

The five former officers each face a litany of charges, including second degree murder, aggravated assault, aggravated kidnapping, official misconduct and official oppression.

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Georgia Bulldogs repeat as college football's national champion, thrashing TCU

Monday, January 09, 2023

Georgia, ranked No. 1, stopped Texas Christian's vaunted offense and ended their improbable season. The Bulldogs are the first team to repeat as champion in the college football playoff era.

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U.S. Soccer investigates Coach Gregg Berhalter after 1991 domestic violence episode

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

U.S. Soccer says it learned of the allegation against men's national team head coach Gregg Berhalter last month - a week after the team was knocked out of the World Cup with a loss to the Netherlands.

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NASA Apollo astronaut Walt Cunningham has died at age 90

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

Cunningham piloted the first manned Apollo mission, a key step in the drive to reach the moon, but he never flew in space again. He was a physicist who later became known as a climate-change skeptic.

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Buffalo Bills player Damar Hamlin is in critical condition after collapsing in a game

Monday, January 02, 2023

The Monday night game between the Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals was suspended after Bills safety Damar Hamlin collapsed on the field. Hamlin was in critical condition, the NFL said.

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The moments that captured our attention at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Monday, December 19, 2022

The monthlong tournament in Qatar was filled with excitement, surprise and controversy. Argentina's victory in the final — which gave Lionel Messi his first title — cemented it as one of the best.

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Finally. Lionel Messi leads Argentina over France to win a World Cup championship.

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Argentina beat defending-champion France in the final. It's the third World Cup title for Argentina but the first for Messi - the only trophy he hadn't won in his storied and remarkable career.

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France takes on Argentina in the World Cup Final. Here's what you need to know.

Friday, December 16, 2022

The final game of the 2022 World Cup on Sunday is set to be its most thrilling. Defending champion France takes on Argentina as Lionel Messi seeks the one trophy missing from his glorious career.

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France defeats Morocco to reach World Cup Final, their chase to repeat continues

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

France, led by its star Kylian Mbappé, has sparkled this tournament. In defeating Morocco, the first African country to reach the World Cup semifinals, France sets up a dream final against Argentina.

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American soccer sportswriter Grant Wahl died of an aneurysm at the Qatar World Cup

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Wahl, the preeminent soccer reporter in the U.S., died early Saturday while covering the Argentina-Netherlands quarterfinal match in Doha. He collapsed in the press tribune during the game.

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Messi's dream lives on as Argentina defeats Croatia to reach the World Cup final

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Argentina beat Croatia 3-0 to advance to the World Cup finals for a sixth time - and giving star forward Messi a chance to win his first title. Argentina will play either France or Morocco on Sunday.

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France beats its European rival England to advance to the World Cup semifinals

Saturday, December 10, 2022

France defeated England 2-1. The road for the defending World Cup champions won't get any easier. France will take on Morocco in a semifinal match on Wednesday.

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Morocco marches on - eliminating Portugal in the quarterfinals of the World Cup

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Portugal was favored to win but Morocco's Cinderella tournament continues after their sensational 1-0 win over Portugal. Morocco is the first African nation to reach the semifinals of a World Cup.

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Longtime soccer sportswriter Grant Wahl has died covering the World Cup in Qatar

Friday, December 09, 2022

Grant Wahl was influential in the soccer world. He was able to break down the most intricate of plays and relate to hardcore and casual fans alike.

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Argentina beats the Netherlands in penalty kicks at the World Cup quarterfinals

Friday, December 09, 2022

Lionel Messi led Argentina to a quarterfinal victory over the Netherlands in a penalty kick shootout. Messi had a goal, an assist and scored in the shootout. Argentina will take on Croatia next.

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World Cup quarterfinals: Who's in and the storylines to watch

Thursday, December 08, 2022

The quarterfinals at the 2022 World Cup begin Friday. Favorites France, Brazil, Argentina are through — as is England, the Netherlands and 2018 finalist Croatia along with Morocco taking on Portugal.

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The U.S.'s 2022 World Cup run is over after falling to the Netherlands, 3-1

Saturday, December 03, 2022

The Dutch were favored and higher-ranked but the U.S. had found ways to keep moving on during the World Cup. But the Netherlands' high-powered offense was too much for the Americans.

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At the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, referees are adding extra time to games. Lots of it.

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

At the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, teams have been playing more than 90 minutes. A lot more. The England-Iran game had 29 minutes of stoppage time. Senegal-Netherlands tacked on 14 extra minutes.

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FIFA chief blasts critics ahead of World Cup in Qatar and accuses them of hypocrisy

Saturday, November 19, 2022

In an extraordinary opening news conference before the World Cup, FIFA President Gianni Infantino defended the host country's decision to ban beer at stadiums and Qatar's human rights record.

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FIFA bans beer sales at Qatar's World Cup stadiums in a last-minute reversal

Friday, November 18, 2022

Just two days before the World Cup is set to kick off, FIFA announced that only non-alcoholic beer will be sold at the 64 matches in Qatar. The tournament is sponsored by Budweiser.

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