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Scotland: 2 held for migration breaches freed after protest

LONDON — Two men detained by British immigration officials in Glasgow were released Thursday after a seven-hour standoff between hundreds of protester...
19:47 13 May 2021

Marine Corps officer arrested for assault in Jan. 6 riot

An active duty Marine Corps officer seen on camera scuffling with a police officer and helping other members of the pro-Trump mob force their way into...
19:34 13 May 2021

Everton’s European qualification bid hit by draw at Villa

BIRMINGHAM, England — Everton’s Europa League qualification hopes were dealt a blow by a limp 0-0 draw at Aston Villa in the Premier League on Thursda...
19:31 13 May 2021

Trial for 3 ex-cops charged in Floyd’s death pushed to March

MINNEAPOLIS — The trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd will be pushed back ...
19:01 13 May 2021

DC Police victim of massive data leak by ransomware gang

RICHMOND, Va. — The police department in the nation's capital has suffered a massive leak of internal information after refusing to meet the blackmail...
18:59 13 May 2021

Fire officials aim to douse blazes fast, avoid megafires

BILLINGS, Mont. — U.S. officials said Thursday they will try to stamp out wildfires as quickly as possible this year as severe drought tightens its gr...
17:55 13 May 2021

Chrissy Teigen apologizes to Courtney Stodden for harassment

NEW YORK — Chrissy Teigen has apologized for harassing a then-teenage Courtney Stodden online years ago.
17:28 13 May 2021

Nets sign Mike James for remainder of the season

NEW YORK — The Brooklyn Nets are keeping Mike James for the rest of the season.
17:23 13 May 2021

AP source: Govt to ease up guidance on indoor mask-wearing

WASHINGTON — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday will ease indoor mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people, allowing t...
17:21 13 May 2021

Captain Marquinhos: No excuses for PSG’s poor title campaign

PARIS — The verdict on how Paris Saint-Germain's “unacceptable” league campaign has unraveled came from club captain Marquinhos.
16:59 13 May 2021

Never count him out: Nadal rallies past Shapovalov in Rome

ROME — When it comes to long, grueling clay-court battles, nobody is better than Rafael Nadal.
16:50 13 May 2021

Democrats search for a strategy to combat GOP voting laws

A small group of civil rights leaders gathered at Vice President Kamala Harris’ ceremonial office last week, discussing how to combat a wave of new Re...
16:48 13 May 2021

For Muslims in America, Eid al-Fitr comes as pandemic eases

For Qassim Abdullah, this year’s Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr marked a bit of a milestone: Now fully vaccinated, the 66-year-old finally felt comfor...
16:44 13 May 2021

Kelenic, Gilbert headline major roster shuffle for Mariners

SEATTLE — The anticipated major league debuts of outfielder Jarred Kelenic and pitcher Logan Gilbert are part of a big roster reshuffling for the Seat...
16:37 13 May 2021

Gaetz associate expected to plead guilty in federal case

WASHINGTON — A key figure in the federal investigation of Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz is expected to plead guilty to criminal charges next week.
16:33 13 May 2021

Mäder wins his 1st stage, Valter takes Giro lead

ASCOLI PICENO, Italy — Swiss cyclist Gino Mäder won the sixth stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday for his first victory in a Grand Tour, and Attila...
15:49 13 May 2021

Judge postpones trial for 3 ex-cops charged in Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS — The trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd will be pushed back ...
15:42 13 May 2021

Mobile soup kitchens take food, vaccine to Detroit’s poorest

DETROIT — Keenon Carreker walked up to the Salvation Army mobile soup kitchen parked in one of the poorest areas of Detroit for the big hot dogs that ...
15:40 13 May 2021

Chief of teachers union is ‘all in’ on full fall reopening

The president of the American Federation of Teachers called Thursday for a full return to in-person learning in the fall, saying the union is “all in”...
15:36 13 May 2021

When will COVID-19 vaccines be widely available globally?

WASHINGTON — When will COVID-19 vaccines be widely available globally?
14:55 13 May 2021

Anniversary of JP2 attack marked as Poles grapple with abuse

ROME — The Vatican marked the 40th anniversary of the attempt on the life of St. John Paul II with a Mass on Thursday, amid muted commemorations in Po...
14:52 13 May 2021

Hayes’ psychological methods keep Chelsea women flying high

Chelsea manager Emma Hayes has deployed the right tactics while leading her team to its first Women’s Champions League final. And her psychological me...
14:51 13 May 2021

Ex-UK PM Cameron grilled over links to bankrupt finance firm

LONDON — Former British Prime Minister David Cameron said Thursday he never suspected that a financial services company he lobbied for would go under,...
14:45 13 May 2021

EPA revokes Trump-era policy that loosened clean-air rules

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency is revoking a Trump-era rule that overhauled how the agency evaluates air pollutants, a move the Bide...
14:38 13 May 2021

Putin says school shooting in Kazan ‘has shaken all of us’

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said that the deadly school shooting in Kazan “has shaken” the country and ordered the governmen...
13:58 13 May 2021

Some proms are back, with masks, testing and distancing

BOSTON — A minor league baseball stadium. A negative coronavirus test and absolutely no slow dancing.
13:29 13 May 2021

California tree trimmer charged in deadly throat-slashings

OROVILLE, Calif. — A tree trimmer in rural Northern California has been charged in throat-slashing serial killings that left three people dead, prosec...
13:04 13 May 2021

Ewan McGregor won’t soon forget his fashion turn as Halston

NEW YORK — Imagine, if you will, a galaxy far, far away where the one-name fashion wonder Halston dresses Obi-Wan Kenobi in something fabulous from th...
12:30 13 May 2021

2 games to go for 6 teams in Bundesliga relegation scrap

BERLIN — Two games remain for the Bundesliga’s relegation candidates to avoid joining last-place Schalke in Germany’s second division.
11:06 13 May 2021

Chelsea-Man City CL final moves to Porto with 12,000 fans

The all-English Champions League final will be held in Porto with 12,000 fans from Chelsea and Manchester City, UEFA confirmed Thursday.
11:00 13 May 2021