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Inheritor of Johnson & Johnson fortune dies

She was a Polish farmer’s daughter who emigrated to the United States, a maid who worked for a wealthy American heir, a third wife who inherited much of the Johnson & Johnson fortune after a sensation

Polish intelligence says thwarted attack on parliament

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Poland's security services said on Tuesday they had detained a right-wing extremist for plotting a massive car bomb attack on the country's parliament, prime minister and president.

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Polish minister offers to resign after football washout


Poland's sports minister has offered her resignation over the weather-enforced delay of this month's football World Cup qualifier between England and Poland here.

The match at the Olympic Stadium was

Poland hold England 1-1 in qualifier


England were held to a 1-1 draw by Poland on Wednesday in a Group H qualifier that went ahead a day late after Tuesday's scheduled kick-off was called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

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Balotelli brace seals Italian place in final


A Mario Balotelli header and a thumping drive gave Italy a richly deserved 2-1 win over Germany in Thursday's Euro 2012 semi-final in Warsaw.

The 21-year-old struck a first half brace to stun the Ger

UEFA charges Spain, Russia over fans’ racist abuse


UEFA has charged the Spanish and Russian football associations for racist chants by fans at the European Championship.

Ronaldo steals show to down defensive Czechs


Cristiano Ronaldo was the hero as Portugal beat an ultra-defensive Czech Republic 1-0 at the National Stadium here on Thursday in their quarter-final to qualify for the Euro 2012 semi-finals.


England’s Walcott doubtful for Ukraine match

English winger Theo Walcott is doubtful for their crucial final Group D match with co-hosts Ukraine in Euro 2012 Tuesday. The 23-year-old Arsenal star, who scored and then created Danny Welbeck’s winner against Sweden Friday, suffered a recurrence of a hamstring injury in training Sunday, reported Xinhua.

Euro 2012: Greece dash Russian hopes, Czechs progress


Greece on Saturday pulled off a shock 1-0 win to advance to the Euro 2012 knockout stages at the expense of opponents Russia while the Czech Republic beat Poland by the same score to win Group A and d

Polish courts convict 14 in soccer violence

Fourteen soccer hooligans have been convicted in fast-track trials for their role in violent clashes when Poland and Russia faced off in an emotionally charged European Championship match earlier this

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