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Sharapova heads female earnings list
Maria Sharapova is one of seven tennis players inside top ten best-paid female athletes as gender inequalities show.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 15:08 GMT
Bigoted language takes centre stage in American media
Recognising untruths about people portrayed in the media requires vigilance.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 17:10 GMT
Gracious de Villota on road to recovery
After horrific crash in which she lost an eye, former F1 driver Maria de Villota hopes to increase female participation.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 16:24 GMT
Johnson wins Daytona 500
Johnson holds off last-lap challenge to triumph at Daytona International Speedway as Danica Patrick finishes eighth.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 13:20 GMT
IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon dies in crash
Former champion from UK dies from his injuries during a massive 15-car pile-up during Las Vegas Indy 300 race.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2011 10:47 GMT
Japan welcomes world's finest gymnasts
Formula One and ATP tennis visit Japan this week but there's another event set to bring a spring back to nation's step.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2011 17:31 GMT
Maria Sharapova is top female earner
Sharapova has kept her position as the highest paid female sports star despite failing to add to her grand slam titles.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 19:47 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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