Garbine Muguruza gives Spain something to cheer about at Wimbledon: DiManno
“I give my point to Spain,” the long-legged 22-year-old said graciously after ridding herself, in three sets, of an opponent who apparently didn't get the memo about rolling over so that the putative Next Great Thing could proceed sublimely and without ...
Euro 2016: England embarrassed by humble Iceland, Italy knocks out Spain
England has suffered a humiliating Euro 2016 exit at the hands of fighting minnow Iceland, losing 2-1 in a pulsating round-of-16 encounter that has cost manager Roy Hodgson his job. Many pundits and fans are calling the loss the most embarrassing in ...
Italy Displays New Flair as Spain Shows Its Age
New York Times
Italy-Spain was a game that sounded like a final, smelled like a final, felt like a final, but it was, instead, here at Stade de France in late June as opposed to two weeks from now in the event's showpiece. It did not matter. The teams played with ...
The Latest: Italy leads Spain 1-0 at halftime at Euro 2016
PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local): ___. 6:47 p.m.. Giorgio Chiellini scored from close range in the 33rd minute to give Italy a 1-0 halftime lead over Spain. Chiellini scored after Spain goalkeeper David De ...
Netherlands health minister accused of trying to restrict abortions
The prescription of abortion pills without a special government licence could be made illegal in the Netherlands, in a change to the law which campaigners have called a violation of women's rights. Edith Schippers delivered a letter to the Dutch ...
Aurelius unit seeks bankruptcy of Netherlands-based Oi subsidiary
SAO PAULO, June 27 A unit of distressed debt firm Aurelius Capital Management LP is asking a Dutch court to start bankruptcy proceedings against a Netherlands-based subsidiary of phone carrier Oi SA, which last week filed for Brazil's largest-ever such ...
Southeast Netherlands faced with at least €500 mil. in storm damage
Recent storms in the southeast of the Netherlands caused much more damage than initially thought. In Someren alone, damages sustained by farmers and gardeners are estimated at half a billion euros, according to farmers' organization ZLTO, ANP reports.
Brexit impact on The Netherlands
Dutch business leaders are calling on the EU for clarity as Britain prepares to leave the bloc. The Netherlands is a founding member of the EU and a major investor in the UK. But there are now calls for The Netherlands to follow Britain's example and ...