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The Latest: France striker Mbappe declares himself fit
Striker Kylian Mbappe has declared himself fit for France's opening World Cup Group C game against Australia on Saturday after taking a knock to his ankle in training.
1:33PM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Cat picks Russia in Cup opener; lemur doesn't
Two animals have predicted different winners for the World Cup's opening match between Russia and Saudi Arabia; the cat picks the home side but the lemur picks the visitors.
1:11PM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Russian TV picks ex-coach as commentator
Stanislav Cherchesov will be coaching Russia in the World Cup's opening match with his predecessor dissecting his every move as color commentator for Russian state TV.
12:11PM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Abortion debate reaches Argentina team in Russia
The issue of legalizing elective abortion in Argentina has reached the national team at the World Cup in Russia, with players fielding questions about the topic at a news conference as lawmakers debate it back home.
11:49AM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Mexico president congratulates North America bid
Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto has congratulated the bidders from the United States, Canada and Mexico on winning the vote to host the 2026 World Cup
10:58AM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Lawmaker urges Russian women to be vigilant
A senior lawmaker is advising Russian women to be vigilant during romantic encounters with foreign fans flocking to Russia for the World Cup so as not to end up raising their children alone
10:46AM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Russia coach to dine with Olympics outcast Mutko
Russia's coach is planning to dine with Olympics outcast Vitaly Mutko before the national team plays in the World Cup's opening match
10:20AM ( 4 days ago )
In SC primary, ardent Trump backer defeats Rep. Mark Sanford
A second incumbent Republican congressman loses his seat in a primary featuring intense divisions among the GOP in the Trump era
9:48AM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Mexico veteran hopes for World Cup appearance
The World Cup in Russia is the last chance for backup Mexico goalkeeper Jesus Corona to finally make an appearance at the tournament
9:30AM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Russia votes yes, NKorea no to American Cup bid
Vladimir Putin's home country voted yes to the North Americans, Kim Jong-Un's country voted no
9:21AM ( 4 days ago )