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The Latest: Royal family releases Philip montage set to poem

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip's funeral: WINDSOR, England — Britain’s royal family has released a montage of images in memory of Prince Philip, set to a poem by Poet Laur...

From Russia to Britain, Philip's royal ties spanned Europe

TATOI, Greece (AP) — Prince Philip's life spanned a century of European history. His family ties were just as broad, with Britain's longest-serving consort linked by blood and marriage to most of the ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, April 17, the 107th day of 2021. There are 258 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Apri...

Chen tops Hanyu to win men's free skate at World Team Trophy

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Three-time world champion Nathan Chen won the free skate at the figure skating World Team Trophy on Friday to continue his dominance of two-time Olympic gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu....

7 Hong Kong democracy leaders to be sentenced amid crackdown

HONG KONG (AP) — Seven of Hong Kong’s leading pro-democracy advocates, including 82-year-old veteran activist Martin Lee and pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai, are expected to be sentenced Friday f...

Chen edges Hanyu at World Team Trophy in Japan

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Three-time world champion Nathan Chen beat two-time Olympic gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu in the men’s short program at the figure skating World Team Trophy on Thursday. ...

Driver jailed for 22 years for killing 4 Australian police

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A truck driver was sentenced to 22 years in prison on Wednesday for hitting and killing four police officers on an Australian freeway. Mohinder Singh was...

Mexico's Tulum resort suffers another blow: overdevelopment

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican environmental authorities said Tuesday the Caribbean resort of Tulum has authorized too much development, the latest blow to what was long considered one of Mexico’s most la...

Michigan police shocked by convicted murderer's release

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area man who was convicted of killing his first wife and whose second wife died under suspicious circumstances was granted an early release from prison after he argued that th...

Australia rules out adding J&J vaccine to inoculation plan

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government said Tuesday it had decided against buying the single-dose Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine and identified a second case of a rare blood c...

WTA Rankings

Singles Through April 11 1. Ashleigh Barty, Australia, 9285 2. Naomi Osaka, Japan, 7985 3. Simona Halep, Romania, 6965 ...

WTA Race Standings

Singles Through April 11 x-qualified for the WTA Finals, Nov. 9-10 1. Naomi Osaka, Japan, 2400 2. Ashleigh Barty, Australia, 200...

Mexican state police relieve local force in resort of Tulum

MEXICO CITY (AP) — State police announced Sunday that they have taken over law enforcement duties in Mexico’s Caribbean coast resort of Tulum, relieving a municipal force that has been charged in the ...

The Latest: Gun salutes to mark Prince Philip's death

Events and reaction from around the world to mark the death of Prince Philip at age 99: LONDON — Gun salutes marking the death of the Duke of Edinburgh will take place across the U.K...

Barbara Ehrenreich among winners of PEN literary awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Ehrenreich, Ross Gay and Michael X. Wang are among the winners of prizes from PEN America, the literary and human rights organization. During a virtual cerem...