As sentencing looms, Flynn is upbeat, has adoring fans

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Days away from being sentenced in the Russia probe, former national security adviser Michael Flynn is not exactly hiding his face in shame. People close to hi...

Cowboys can prove they are real by grabbing NFC East title

If the Dallas Cowboys are for real, they will win their sixth straight game and clinch the NFC East at Indianapolis on Sunday. If the Colts are for real, they will knock off the Cowb...

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Australia wins toss, bats 1st vs India in 2nd cricket test

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia skipper Tim Paine won the toss Friday and elected to bat first in the second cricket test against India, the first to be played at the new Perth Stadium. ...

New Zealand faces challenges at home against Sri Lanka

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Coach Gary Stead says New Zealand will go into the first of two cricket tests against Sri Lanka on Saturday in the unusual position of being at a disadvantage in home co...

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EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ENGLAND Jose Mourinho loves nothing more than spoiling the party at Anfield, so ending Liverpool...

Half of iconic Bert & I duo dies 60 years after recording

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Bob Bryan, one half of the comedy duo Bert and I, which had fun at the expense of Maine Yankees and popularized the immortal punchline, "You can't get there from here," has died...

5 convicted in meningitis outbreak case; 1 acquitted

BOSTON (AP) — Four former employees and an owner of the Massachusetts facility responsible for a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people and sickened hundreds have been convicted o...

Belgium into first Hockey World Cup semis; Dutch reach again

BHUBANESWAR, India (AP) — Belgium came from behind to beat Germany 2-1 and reach the field hockey World Cup semifinals for the first time on Thursday. Also, the Netherlands beat tour...

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TOP STORIES: SOC--ENGLAND SPOTLIGHT-VAN DIJK Jose Mourinho's dire need for a top-quality center back at Manchester United will be brought into sharp focus when his ...

May Day: British leader's respite won't end Brexit mess

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May is safe, for now. She has survived a no-confidence vote engineered by her own Conservative Party, and can't be challenged again for a year, but that has not br...

Business as usual in Champions League? Maybe not this season

The usual pretenders topped their groups. Nearly all of the top teams advanced. Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski are the leading scorers. Is it...