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# Four more years

This year
US President Joe Biden confirms bid for second term and speaks of battle with 'MAGA extremists'
In a tweet, Biden urged voters to give him more time to “finish the job”.
Last year
Biden says he 'can beat' former US president Donald Trump again
He stopped short of announcing a bid for a second term.
All time
Premier League clubs unanimously oppose proposals for biennial World Cups
The league has opposed the move on the grounds of player welfare, the fan experience, pre-season preparations and the quality of competition.
'Four years ago we were in the same building for her debut. I didn't know what I was doing'
‘Sometimes you meet people that make your desire burn inside, to just be a small part of their journey.’ Katie Taylor is one of those people, says Eddie Hearn.
Trophy-hungry Eric Dier signs new Tottenham deal running to 2024
‘I want to be one of the best in my position in the Premier League and that was one of the reasons why I wanted to stay.’
Portugal's socialist party prepares for another term in government after general election
The party fell short of a parliamentary majority.
Philadelphia Eagles tie star quarterback down to largest ever NFL contract
The 26-year-old’s deal is reportedly worth $128million.
Lam signs new long-term deal to stay with Bristol Bears until 2023
The former Connacht head coach will have his title changed to director of rugby.
After 18 tries in 18 Tests, All Blacks lock Rieko Ioane into long-term contract
The 21-year-old is already one of the best players in Test rugby.
Ireland midfielder Eunan O'Kane has signed a new four year contract with Leeds United
The player joined Leeds from Bournemouth last season, helping the side to a seventh place finish in 2016/17.
For the 4th year running Ireland is set to be Europe's fastest growing economy
Ireland is expected to grow by 5% this year, up from previous Davy estimates of 3.7%.
18 pretty solid reasons why we should just keep Barack Obama
One more term? Pretty please?
Nadal admits he wouldn't be competing if he wasn't at the Olympics
Spaniard Rafael Nadal shook off his left-wrist injury to move into the second round of the men’s singles tennis tournament in Rio.
Warren Gatland to walk away from Wales job after next World Cup
Gatland is the longest-serving coach in Wales’ history.
Another Bush, anyone? ... George W's little brother is actively exploring a White House bid
Bush v Clinton, 2016?
Here's what Ireland's team for the 2018 World Cup might look like
A number of the current squad are likely to still be eligible should the Irish team reach Russia in four years’ time.
NASA extends life on International Space Station for another four years
Chris Hadfield’s former home will stay in operation until 2024. It was due to be decommissioned in 2020.
Four more years? Gatland won't rule out another Lions tour
Would you like to see the coach lead the Lions to New Zealand in 2017?
Column: For Obama, this inauguration will be very different than the first
In January 2009, nearly two million people flocked to see the first African-American be sworn in as president – but, four years on, some promises have yet to be fulfilled. This term will present even more challenges, writes Larry Donnelly.
Barack Obama formally begins second term as US President
The second term always begins on January 20 – even though the ceremonial inauguration won’t take place until tomorrow.
Back to work: Obama heads back to Washington as 'fiscal cliff' looms
The US president and the Republican-led House of Representatives want to avoid automatic tax increases and spending cuts but they are far off any compromise.
the world reacts to Barack Obama’s re-election
Four more years.
Videos: The moment US TV networks called the election for Obama
As the networks called the state of Ohio for Obama, they called the election for the US President. Watch how it unfolded…
Video: President Barack Obama's victory speech in full
Watch the full acceptance speech delivered by Obama in Chicago earlier today AND Mitt Romney’s concession speech just before that.
Barack Obama wins second term as US President
The Democratic incumbent fends off the challenge of Mitt Romney to clinch Ohio – and four more years in the White House.
Aaron Lennon signs new contract at Tottenham
The 25-year-old England winger has penned a deal that will take him up to 2016.
Staying in Germany: Goetze signs new deal with Dortmund
The young German playmaker has opted against making a move to Spain or England just yet.
Irish international Foley signs four-year deal with Wolves
The player singles out the positive atmosphere in the dressing room at the club as one of the main reasons for his decision.