Argentina scores in extra time, knocks off Switzerland

...extra-time winner in a 1-0 win over Switzerland to send Argentina to the World Cup quarterfinals...Argentina struggled to find paths through Switzerland's five-man midfield, and it was...age 81 on the eve of the match, said Switzerland leaves the tournament with "our heads...

Argentina star Sergio Aguero to miss second-round match against Switzerland

...miss Argen tina's second-round World Cup match against Switzerland because of a muscle injury in his left thigh.Argentina...so it could take several weeks to heal.Argentina faces Switzerland on Tuesday in Sao Paolo. BRAZIL: Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari...

The November Man

Opens Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 Synopsis: A legendary ex-CIA agent emerges from retirement to protect a witness, but his mission lands him in the sights of his former protégé in this cat-and-mouse spy thriller based on the novel There are no Spies by Bill Granger. Having serves the CIA loyally for years, Peter Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan) retreates to Switzerland to live out the rest of his days in peace. Peter finds himself drawn back into the fray, however, when he's tasked with watching after Alice Fournier (Olga Kurylenko) - a witness who some very powerful people would rather see silenced. Meanwhile, Peter meets his match in the form of David Mason (Luke Bracey), the very agent he once trained. Now, with the bullets flying from all sides, Peter must survive long enough to protect Alice, and root out the mole who has put his entire mission in jeopardy. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Luke Bracey, Olga Kurylenko Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

IOC has 'more optimism' about readiness of Rio for 2016 Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The smooth running of the World Cup has lifted the mood of Brazilians and given them the confidence to overcome delays and deliver...

Rants & Raves

...help. They also decide that they can live and work in America but keep most all the taxes away (Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Switzerland). So, naturally most hardworking, taxpaying people properly support Democrats to figure out better ways for most Americans...

Wine Time: Baron de Hoen Cremant d'Alsace Brut NV, Alsace

...encourages sustainable practices. It exports about 35 percent of its production, mainly to the Netherlands, Great Britain, Switzerland, Belgium, the United States and Germany, and some to Canada and Russia.The winery is in the village of Beblenheim...

Ukraine, Russia spar over fate of Crimean clubs

...executive committee member, to lobby FIFA President Sepp Blatter on the issue, Stepashin said.FIFA and UEFA offices in Switzerland were closed Friday, a national holiday. Attempts to reach officials for comment were unsuccessful.Some European politicians...

Ukraine club's missing players 'afraid' for lives

...a deadly risk if we are in the region," Costa said on his Instagram page. He said all six absentees wanted to train in Switzerland during the conflict, and were not seeking a transfer."I like the club, the people, the city, but I'm afraid...

Italians have big day in Tour de France's seventh stage

...stage and lost more than a minute in the title chase.Trentin, a cheery 24-year-old who won a stage in the Tour of Switzerland earlier this year, beat Slovakia's Peter Sagan by what looked like no more than a centimeter or two on the finish-line...

Ex-Bulldog John Isner romps to Atlanta Open title

...first tournament together, beat American's Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey 6-3, 5-7, 10-5. SWISS OPEN: In Gstaad, Switzerland, Pablo Andujar won his first title in more than two years on Sunday, beating Juan Monaco 6-3, 7-5 in the final.It...