U.S. routs Finland in opener of FIBA World Cup basketball tournament

...BILBAO, Spain - The United States held Finland without a basket in the second quarter...who won their 55th consecutive game.Finland was 0 for 17 in the second quarter, missing...made the game's first basket. He had Finland's next bucket to tie it at 4 but then...

France looks to reboot nuclear industry champion Areva

...been planned from before Fukushima.It lost 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) last year alone on three major projects in Finland and France.Areva's problems came to a head in March, when it reported a loss for 2014 of 4.8 billion euros ($5.3...


...overtime to overcome Slovakia 3-2.The United States is atop Group B with 15 points from six games, one ahead of Russia while Finland is in third with 12. Slovenia has zero and will be demoted to the second-tier tournament next year. SoccerWambach leads...

Finland beats Russia, eliminates host team from Olympic hockey tournament

SOCHI, Russia - Finland eliminated Russia from the Olympic men's...goal and Tuukka Rask made 37 saves as Finland crushed the Russians' dreams of winning...Kovalchuk's early power-play goal.Finland will face top-seeded Sweden in the...

Fast start propels US women past Finland in opener of Olympic women's hockey tournament

...ice she bunted it out of the air, past Finland goalie Noora Raty and into the net...United States turned back third-seeded Finland 3-1 to open the women's hockey tournament...favorites to reach the gold medal game, and Finland is expected to repeat for the bronze...

U.S. men fail to medal in hockey after being blanked by Finland

...Rask had a 27-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday...defenseman Ryan Suter said.Selanne has helped Finland win four medals in the last five Olympics...indicated.Then, they got schooled by Finland, a team that wanted to win more than...

Canada 7, Finland 3

...the Olympic hockey tournament to beat Finland 7-3 Tuesday and advance to the gold...Olympics. Tuula Puputti stopped 47 shots for Finland, which will play Sweden for the bronze...Pierre stopped 15 shots for Canada. Finland scored with just 25 seconds left in the...

Finland, Sweden cruise into semis

TURIN, Italy - Finland and Sweden won their second consecutive games...Karoliina Rantamaki had a goal and an assist in Finland's 4-0 win over Switzerland. As expected, Sweden and Finland will join Canada and the United States - all...

US hockey team defeats Finland

...getting started.Ryan Malone raced into Finland's zone, picked off Kiprusoff's ill-advised...after six minutes," 39-year-old Finland forward Teemu Selanne said. "It was...2-0 quarterfinal win over Switzerland.Finland, silver medalists four years ago in the...

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Team Finland takes five of six from Augusta

...excellent time," said Sipila, coach of Finland's boxing team, which fought six bouts...been a good trip for our boys." Team Finland was scheduled for a trip to New York...we just have to turn things on." Team Finland boxers took five of six bouts, including...