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  • Father-figure Ancelotti out to keep Bayern on top

    Father-figure Ancelotti out to keep Bayern on top

    AFP News
    Father-figure Ancelotti out to keep Bayern on top

    Bayern Munich will chase a fifth straight Bundesliga title when the new season starts on Friday, with new coach Carlo Ancelotti attempting to continue the dominance forged by predecessors Pep Guardiola and Jupp Heynckes. The Bayern hierarchy are expecting the 57-year-old Ancelotti to keep the Bavarian giants, who kick off the new season at home to Werder Bremen on Friday, at the pinnacle of German football. Heynckes had signed off by delivering Bayern's first major treble in 2013 when they …

  • Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State

    Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State

    Associated Press
    Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State

    WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president. …

  • Five major transfers to Germany for 2016-17

    Five major transfers to Germany for 2016-17

    AFP News
    Five major transfers to Germany for 2016-17

    Ahead of the start of the 2016-17 Bundesliga season on Friday, AFP Sports takes a look at the five biggest incoming transfers of the close season in Germany: Alen Halilovic (CRO) Barcelona (ESP) to Hamburg, five million euros ($5.6m) Halilovic was 16 when he made his professional debut for Dinamo Zagreb and having been billed as Croatia's 'next big thing', he was snapped up by Barcelona in May 2014. The attacking midfielder scored four goals in 29 matches for Barcelona B over the course of the …

  • No surgery for Ayew as West Ham target December return

    No surgery for Ayew as West Ham target December return

    Omnisport
    No surgery for Ayew as West Ham target December return

    West Ham have offered an update on injured forwards Andre Ayew and Andy Carroll. …

  • Sheriff: Man killed 5 with ax and gun in middle of the night

    Sheriff: Man killed 5 with ax and gun in middle of the night

    Associated Press
    Sheriff: Man killed 5 with ax and gun in middle of the night

    CITRONELLE, Ala. (AP) — A man accused of slaying five people at an Alabama home brought an ax to attack his victims, striking one who had been sleeping in a reclining chair, and also used guns he took from the house to shoot them, an Alabama sheriff said Tuesday. …