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Senegal's Mane misses in shoot-out as Cameroon reach Nations Cup last four

FRANCEVILLE, Gabon: Senegal’s Sadio Mane missed the vital spot-kick in a shoot-out as Cameroon produced a smash-and-grab performance to win 5-4 on penalties following a 0-0 draw in their African Nations Cup quarter-final on Saturday. A pulsating match produced a host of chances, mostly for a dominant Senegal, but no goals as a combination of… Read More »

Police helicopter crashes, kills 4, after Rio shootout – media

RIO DE JANEIRO: A police helicopter in Rio de Janeiro crashed Saturday evening, according to local media reports, killing four officers after a day of intense firefights between law enforcement and suspected criminals in the slum known as City of God. Police did not immediately return calls or emails asking for confirmation of the incident.… Read More »