Wales' Gatland on All Blacks' Hansen: No issues between us

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Wales coach Warren Gatland played down any ill-feeling with New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen ahead of their rugby test in Cardiff this week. Gatland, as coa...

EU's Barnier says UK must offer Ireland solutions for Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's top Brexit negotiator says that is up to the United Kingdom to offer solutions on how to settle its border with Ireland and insisted it was not up to the EU to off...

AP Top 25 Heat Check: Status quo before final playoff push

Almost nothing changed in The Associated Press college football poll this weekend. A remarkably uneventful week produced little movement in Sunday's Top 25 . If you liked how the vot...

AP Top 25: Alabama still No. 1; Boise State, Northwestern in

The top nine teams in The Associated Press college football poll have held onto their spots, led by No. 1 Alabama, while Northwestern and Boise State moved into the Top 25 for the first time this seas...

Limping Love helps No. 20 Stanford hold off California 17-14

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Bryce Love rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown despite missing most of the fourth quarter after aggravating an ankle injury, and No. 20 Stanford held off California 17-14 on S...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Badgers' close up; Cardiac 'Cane return

No. 5 Wisconsin handled its close-up in a most Wisconsin way and No. 2 Miami went back to being the Cardiac 'Canes. Saturday was the sort of the calm before and after college footbal...

No. 9 Notre Dame rebounds from Miami loss to edge Navy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Wimbush threw for 164 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score as No. 9 Notre Dame rallied in the rain and wind to beat Navy 24-17 Saturday. ...

NIreland: Sinn Fein leader to step down after over 30 years

LONDON (AP) — Gerry Adams has announced that he plans to step down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years. Adams said in a speech at the party's a...

England scores 4 tries as Wallabies beaten 30-6

LONDON (AP) — England benefited from three close-run TMO decisions before scoring three tries in the final eight minutes to beat Australia 30-6 on Saturday, sealing a fifth straight win over its big r...

EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could be in doubt

GOTEBORG, Sweden (AP) — European Union leaders warned Britain Friday that it must do much more to convince them that Brexit talks should be broadened to cover future relations and trade from December....

The Latest: Irish prime minister seeks guarantees on border

GOTEBORG, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on Brexit discussions (all times local): 9:20 a.m. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says he wants clear guarantees that Britain'...

Back to basics for No. 9 Irish in home finale against Navy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — For No. 9 Notre Dame, Saturday's game against long-time rival Navy is about basics training. After committing four turnovers and not getting any of their own ...

France v South Africa for 2nd time in 3 days

Three days after France beat South Africa in the voting to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, the countries meet on the field in a rugby test that suddenly has some added spice. Here's t...

Lithuanian mayor invites Bono to visit shopping mall

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A mayor in northeastern Lithuania has invited U2 frontman Bono to visit the shopping mall in Lithuania that he allegedly owns part of due to low-tax Malta investments whose d...

Irish man gets 18 months' prison for rhino horn trafficking

MIAMI (AP) — An Irish man has been sentenced to 18 months in U.S. prison for the international smuggling of a cup carved from the horn of an endangered rhinoceros. Court records show...