Two brothers from London have became the first Britons to be
convicted for attending a militant training camp in Syria as
Western governments increasingly warn of the threat posed by
fighters returning from conflicts in the Middle East.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey is adamant Arsene Wenger is
still the right man to lead the club and believes the
Frenchman should not be perturbed by criticism from the
club's second-largest shareholder Alisher Usmanov.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, with his flagging
side trailing 2-1 to Bayern Munich, gave his players a
halftime pep talk that sparked a revival and kept their
Champions League hopes alive.
Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes is in critical condition
in a Sydney hospital after undergoing emergency surgery for a
severe head injury suffered when he was struck on the helmet
by a ball during a domestic match.
The United States is preparing to increase the number of
troops it keeps in Afghanistan in 2015 to fill a gap left in
the NATO mission by other contributing nations, according to
three sources with direct knowledge of the situation.