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Portugal mayor: Protesters' details were given to embassies

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — The city council of Lisbon has for years provided foreign embassies with personal information about protesters who organize demonstrations outside their premises, the Portugues...

Benzema's return speeds up France's attack at Euro 2020

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Karim Benzema’s return speeds up France’s attack and has taken some pressure off the defense. The French team will be going for a fourth consecutive clean sh...

Australian spy avoids jail in East Timor espionage scandal

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A former Australian spy was released from court on Friday with a three-month suspended prison sentence over his attempt to help East Timor prove that Australia spied on the ...

Inspection finds problems in rest of Mexico City subway line

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A visual inspection has found problems in about one-third of the elevated Mexico City subway line where one span collapsed on May 3, killing 26 people. The Colleg...

Britain upgraded to World Cup bobsled gold from 2017 race

The British bobsled team said Thursday it has won a World Cup four-man gold medal for the first time, a result that became official nearly four years after the what is now considered the winning sled ...

Buffon extends career in return to Parma, his first club

PARMA, Italy (AP) — Former Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon rejoined second-division Parma on Thursday more than a quarter century after beginning his legendary career with the team. ...

Ohio House expels former Republican speaker in historic vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Members of the Ohio House expelled Rep. Larry Householder, the federally indicted Republican ex-speaker, Wednesday in a bipartisan vote that invoked their powers to remove a memb...

Report blames poor welds for Mexico City subway collapse

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A preliminary report by experts into the collapse of a Mexico City elevated subway line that killed 26 people placed much of the blame Wednesday on poor welds in studs that joined s...

Athletes abused by late doctor demand U-Michigan probe

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Former athletes on Wednesday urged the University of Michigan's governing board to launch a full investigation of sexual abuse committed by a late doctor and how the school fai...

Verdugo, Devers power Red Sox past Braves in 10-8 win

ATLANTA (AP) — Red Sox manager Alex Cora thinks a lot of people aren't impressed with his team despite its 41-27 record. “We show up, we love playing the game and we know we’ll be an...

Abuse victims to seek school action on Schembechler's legacy

DETROIT (AP) — Former University of Michigan football players and others who say they were sexually abused by a now-deceased team doctor are expected to call for action by the University of Michigan’s...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, June 15, the 166th day of 2021. There are 199 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 1...

Americans stand trial in Japan, accused in Ghosn's escape

TOKYO (AP) — Two Americans suspected of helping former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn flee Japan while he was out on bail go on trial Monday in Tokyo. Michael Taylor, a former Green B...

Scotland back at last, takes on Czech Republic at Euro 2020

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scotland's nearly quarter-century wait is about to end. The Scots haven't competed in a major men's soccer tournament since the 1998 World Cup in France, but...

Feud between Mbappé and Giroud escalates at Euro 2020

PARIS (AP) — A brewing feud between France strikers Kylian Mbappé and Olivier Giroud has gone public, potentially threatening team unity ahead of the opening match against Germany at the European Cham...