Challenge accepted: Fleetwood out to ruin Lowry's big day

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — Only one player can realistically prevent the biggest golfing party ever seen on the Emerald Isle from exploding into life at Royal Portrush on Sunday. ...

Trump's "go back" remark: In workplace, it might be illegal

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's suggestion that four activist Democratic congresswomen of color "go back" to countries "from which they came" has excited some in his political base. Yet in ma...

McDowell makes the cut before home crowd at Royal Portrush

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — Graeme McDowell knows pressure, from delivering the winning point for Europe in the Ryder Cup to winning the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. All he was trying to do Friday...

Mueller probe witness now faces child sex trafficking charge

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A businessman who served as a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation now faces a charge of child sex trafficking in addition to transporting child pornogr...

Kosovo PM resigns following summons from Hague war court

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's prime minister resigned Friday after being invited for questioning by a Hague-based court investigating crimes against ethnic Serbs during and after the country's 1998...

Dutch Supreme Court set to rule in Srebrenica liability case

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Supreme Court is ruling Friday in a long-running legal battle over whether the Netherlands can be held liable in the deaths of more than 300 Muslim men who were...

A different era: Oda wins Japan's first Olympic gold in 1928

TOKYO (AP) — Few paid much attention when Mikio Oda won Japan's first Olympic gold medal — and Asia's first individual gold medal — way back at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. There was...

The usual crowd support saw an unusual score for Woods

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The excitement that always surrounds Tiger Woods even brought out the hired help near the fourth hole at Royal Portrush. They couldn't help his sore...

Suspected Islamic State member brought to US for prosecution

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it has brought home for prosecution a U.S. national suspected of fighting alongside the Islamic State group in Syria. The Pentagon sai...

The heat goes on: June toastiest on record, July may follow

WASHINGTON (AP) — Meteorologists say Earth sizzled to its hottest June on record this year. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Thursday announced that June averaged ...

Wallabies to debut Naisarani against Springboks

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Melbourne No. 8 Isi Naisarani will make his debut for Australia against South Africa in the Rugby Championship on Saturday, and prop Harry Johnson-Holmes is set for his maiden appe...

The Latest: 15 die after van with migrants crashes in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on migration flows to Europe (all times local): 2:25 p.m. A Turkish official says at least 15 people have died after a van carrying...

Iran state TV: Iranian forces seize foreign oil tanker, crew

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran's state TV reported Thursday, just days after an oi...

Ukraine election: President's party leads, majority unclear

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's party has the most support in opinion polls ahead of Sunday's snap parliamentary elections, but obtaining a solid majority in the Verkhov...

EU clears Vodafone's $22 billion deal to expand in Europe

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has cleared telecom operator Vodafone's acquisition of Liberty Global's operations in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania but has imposed some condition...