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3 dead as speedboat trying to set record crashes off Venice

Sep. 18, 2019 2:50 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — Three sportsmen trying to set a new speedboat record were killed when their vessel crashed into a breakwater offshore the lagoon city of Venice and flipped over, firefighters said Wednesday. A fourth person, the sole survivor of the Tuesday crash, was badly injured, according to firefighters...

Epstein faced 2nd probe, seen with underage girls in '18

Sep. 11, 2019 5:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A previously undisclosed federal investigation into Jeffrey Epstein included an examination of whether he was traveling with underage girls as recently as last year, newly released documents show. U.S. Marshals Service investigators spoke in July with an air-traffic controller who said she...

Player's agent arrested in money laundering soccer probe

Sep. 11, 2019 9:44 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Police have arrested two people, including a player's agent, as part of an international money laundering and corruption investigation in soccer. Brussels prosecutors said that several raids took place in Monaco, Belgium and London on Tuesday and Wednesday. Belgian police cooperated with...

Leclerc hopes to convert 3rd pole position into 1st GP win

Aug. 31, 2019 12:25 PM EDT

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — Charles Leclerc hopes to make it third time lucky from pole position and finally give Ferrari its first win of a difficult Formula One season in the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday. He qualified comfortably ahead of teammate Sebastian Vettel on Saturday in a dominant weekend...

Ferrari's hopes of 1st season win boosted by strong practice

Aug. 30, 2019 12:41 PM EDT

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — Seeking its first win of an increasingly frustrating Formula One season, Ferrari got a welcome boost Friday with Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc posting the fastest times in both practices for the Belgian Grand Prix. After Vettel was fastest in the morning session,...