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  • AP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmes

    AP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmes

    Associated Press
    AP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmes

    DENVER (AP) — More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he wanted to kill people to make up for his failure in science. …

  • A preview of new gear China's military showing off at parade

    A preview of new gear China's military showing off at parade

    Associated Press
    A preview of new gear China's military showing off at parade

    BEIJING (AP) — When China rolls out its latest armaments Thursday for a lavish parade commemorating the defeat of Japan in World War II, defense experts and foreign armies will be watching closely for any revelations about new military capabilities. …

  • England, Austria look to clinch Euro berths

    England, Austria look to clinch Euro berths

    AFP News
    England, Austria look to clinch Euro berths

    The first qualifiers for the Euro 2016 finals in France could be decided on Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the first of a double-header of matchdays. England have won every game so far in Group E and can clinch qualification for the finals by maintaining that record when they face minnows San Marino in Serravalle on Saturday. Indeed, simply matching Slovenia's result from their game in Switzerland would suffice but anything other than a victory would be an embarrassment for Roy Hodgson's …

  • Manchester United headline deadline day with Martial move

    Manchester United headline deadline day with Martial move

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    Manchester United headline deadline day with Martial move

    Manchester United completed a staggering transfer deadline-day deal for French teenager Anthony Martial, but David de Gea remained at Old Trafford after his move to Real Madrid collapsed. News of United's interest in 19-year-old Martial first broke on Monday and he duly signed a four-year contract with an option for a further year after passing a medical examination. "I have always wanted to play in the Premier League and to join the biggest club in the world is what every young footballer …

  • Conte targets Euro ticket, warns part-timers

    Conte targets Euro ticket, warns part-timers

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    Conte targets Euro ticket, warns part-timers

    Coach Antonio Conte has demanded Italy seal their Euro 2016 ticket this weekend but has warned that only first team regulars will figure in his travelling plans for next summer's tournament in France. Italy host Malta in Florence on Thursday before travelling to Palermo to host a Bulgarian side desperate to relaunch their qualifying campaign with four games remaining in Group H. Victory from both games would see Italy book their ticket for the European Championships with two games to spare. …