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Lazio football club face disciplinary hearing over anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers & slogans

Published time: 14 Nov, 2017 18:52 The Italian football federation has ordered Serie A club Lazio to attend a disciplinary hearing after its supporters were found guilty of distributing anti-Semitic stickers featuring the image of Holocaust victim Anne Frank. Read more Members of the Lazio ultras group “Irriducibili” caused outrage by posting stickers depicting Anne Frank wearing a jersey of their arch ...

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Anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers appear in Germany in copy of Lazio ultras’ behavior

Published time: 31 Oct, 2017 12:26 German football ultras have posted anti-Semitic stickers depicting Anne Frank wearing the jersey of top flight club FC Schalke 04 in an apparent copy of recent behavior by hard-core supporters of Italian team Lazio. The stickers emerged in Düsseldorf, around 45 minutes from where Schalke play their home Bundesliga games in Gelsenkirchen. German sports ...

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Deutsche Bahn names high-speed train after Anne Frank, lands in hot water

The German national railway provider has courted widespread controversy over its plan to name a new generation passenger train after the famous diarist Anne Frank. A Holocaust victim, Frank was taken to the Auschwitz extermination camp by train. Critics say that the way the Deutsche Bahn (DB) has chosen to commemorate Frank is at least controversial and insensitive, given the ...

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13 Lazio fans handed stadium bans for role in anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers & slogans

Published time: 27 Oct, 2017 17:12 Thirteen Lazio fans have been identified and banned for their role in posting stickers depicting Jewish Holocaust victim Anne Frank in a jersey of arch rivals Roma along with anti-Semitic slogans. The fans were charged with “committing acts of racial discrimination via the use of anti-Semitic material, offensive for its content and ability to ...

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‘I don’t give a damn’ – Italian fans sing fascist chant during Anne Frank diary readings

Published time: 26 Oct, 2017 14:30 Ultras of Italian football club SS Lazio reacted to readings from Anne Frank’s diary by singing a fascist Italian song before their game at Bologna on Wednesday. READ MORE: Italian football fans in anti-Semitic storm over Holocaust victim stickers A portion of away fans defiantly sang “Me ne frego”, which translates as “I don’t give ...

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‘The Sopranos’ actor Frank Vincent dead at 78

Frank Vincent, who was best known for his role on “The Sopranos” as eventual Lupertazzi family boss Phil Leotardo, died Wednesday during open heart surgery, TMZ reports. He was 78. The Massachusetts-born, New Jersey-bred actor made a name for himself playing notoriously tough characters, like Billy Batts in “Goodfellas” and Frank Marino in “Casino.” But his most famous role came ...

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Frank Vincent Dead at 78 From Heart Surgery Complications

Frank VincentDead at 78From Heart Surgery Complications 9/13/2017 1:07 PM PDT Exclusive Details Frank Vincent — veteran actor known for his roles on “The Sopranos” and several Martin Scorsese films — died in a New Jersey hospital Wednesday … TMZ has learned. We’re told Vincent suffered a heart attack last week, and underwent open-heart surgery Wednesday. He died during the ...

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Knicks rookie PG Frank Ntilikina attends Yankees vs. Red Sox game

Knicks first-round pick Frank Ntilikina stood in front of the home dugout in a Yankees jersey and cap during batting practice before Sunday’s game against the Red Sox. The 19-year-old French point guard said he’d never been to a major-league baseball game before, but he met and posed for pictures with Joe Girardi, Aaron Judge and others behind the batting ...

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Frank Broyles, former Arkansas coach and AD, dies at 92

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Frank Broyles, who guided the University of Arkansas to its lone national football championship and later molded the overall program as its athletic director, died Monday at the age of 92. Broyles died from complications of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a statement from his family. “He passed peacefully in his home surrounded by his loved ones,” the ...

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Jets LB Frank Beltre aims to be 1st Dominican to play in NFL game

On the tropical island nation of the Dominican Republic, 800 miles off the coast of Miami, the game of football is as foreign as the tourists who grace the country’s white sandy beaches. Baseball is king in the D.R., where the sporting soundtrack is the crack of bats and the pounding of leather. The baseball culture is so rich that ...

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