Microsoft and partners shut down major botnet

The attack targeted government agencies, healthcare facilities, and other businesses.

Ransomware attack on election software vendor raises alarms in cybersecurity community

After a ransomware attack hit an election technology vendor, many cybersecurity experts are worried about a…

Paraguay halts soccer restart because 3 teams get virus

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — The restart of the Paraguayan soccer league was called off Friday after…

Inter overcomes Torino 3-1 to move into 2nd in Serie A

MILAN (AP) — Two quick second-half goals saw Inter Milan come from behind against Torino for…

Pellegrini wants Betis fighting in European competitions

MADRID (AP) — Manuel Pellegrini’s main goal in his new coaching job with Real Betis is…

Lee scores late to help Valencia end winless streak in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Young South Korean midfielder Lee Kang-in scored in the 89th minute to help…

MLS Nashville-Chicago match postponed after 5 positive tests

Major League Soccer has postponed the second match of the MLS is Back tournament after five…

Austria to investigate clubs for breaching testing rules

VIENNA (AP) — The Austrian soccer league has started an investigation into the coronavirus testing procedures…

16 players and officials from Bulgarian club test positive

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Sixteen players and officials from Bulgarian soccer club Cherno More have tested…

European soccer clubs face $4.5B income drop over next year

GENEVA (AP) — European soccer clubs expect to lose 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion) in revenue…

Former FIFA candidate appeals to overturn Asian soccer vote

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — An appeal to overturn an Asian soccer election for seats on the…

Spanish club Valencia fires coach Celades after poor streak

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Spanish club Valencia fired coach Albert Celades on Monday following poor results.…

3 players from PSG women’s teams test positive for virus

PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain said on Saturday that three players from its women’s teams have…

Ronaldo back in form as Juventus beats 10-man Lecce 4-0

Cristiano Ronaldo is back in form. He set up two goals and converted a penalty to…

Atlético Madrid extends good run with 1-0 win over Levante

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid extended its good run after the pandemic break with a 1-0…

Pride withdraws from NWSL tourney after COVID-19 positives

The Orlando Pride have withdrawn from the upcoming National Women’s Soccer League tournament after six players…

Huge virus outbreak at abattoir adds to Schalke’s troubles

BERLIN (AP) — It’s bad enough that Schalke is going through its longest ever run without…

Tech giants back off from providing facial recognition to police

Three major tech companies have backed away from their facial recognition programs after long-standing questions about…

Barcelona’s Setién expects a close finish in Spanish league

MADRID (AP) — The three-month break caused by the coronavirus pandemic didn’t seem to adversely affect…

Benfica held 0-0 to sit tied for Portuguese league lead

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — With scarves replacing fans and an eagle mascot making its traditional pre-game…