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Cristiano Ronaldo loses bid to get Las Vegas rape lawsuit dismissed

Cristiano Ronaldo has lost a bid for dismissal or complete secrecy in a lawsuit by a Nevada woman who accused him of raping her at a Las Vegas resort in 2009.

Lionel Messi given three-month ban and £41k fine over his claims Copa America was 'corrupt' and 'set up for Brazil to win'

Lionel Messi has been given three-month suspension and £41,000 fine following his controversial comments about Copa America tournament.

Ugandan lecturer, Stella Nyanzi jailed for 18 months over poem about President Museveni's mother's vagina

Prominent Ugandan academic, Stella Nyanzi was on Friday August 2 handed an 18 months jail sentence over a poem in which she used President Yoweri Museveni's mother’s vagina to criticise his “oppression, suppression and repression” in the country.

ASAP Rocky trial: Swedish judge temporarily releases rapper

US rapper ASAP Rocky has temporarily been released from custody in Sweden.