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Hungary: Anti-government rally focuses on media freedom

Apr. 21, 2018 3:12 PM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters have rallied in Hungary for the second consecutive Saturday against the media policies and campaign against civic groups pursued by Prime Minister Viktor Orban's government. Opposition parties from across the political spectrum participated in this...

Sancho stars for Dortmund, Hamburg gains hope in Bundesliga

Apr. 21, 2018 2:59 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Jadon Sancho starred as Borussia Dortmund took a great stride toward Champions League qualification by thrashing Bayer Leverkusen 4-0 on Saturday. The English forward scored one goal - his first in the Bundesliga - and displayed wonderful skill before setting up two more to help Dortmund...

Man United prolongs FA Cup pain for Spurs by reaching final

Apr. 21, 2018 2:42 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A third cup final with Manchester United for Jose Mourinho. More FA Cup semifinal misery for Tottenham. While Mauricio Pochettino wins admiration for his style of football, the manager has yet to actually win a trophy in management. A 2-1 collapse to United at Wembley Stadium on Saturday left...

Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

Apr. 21, 2018 2:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Now it's President Donald Trump's turn to pull off the ultimate charm offensive. Wined and dined on multiple state visits during his tour of Asia last year, Trump is paying it forward and celebrating nearly 250 years of U.S.-French relations by playing host to President Emmanuel Macron at...

Herrera sends Man United into FA Cup final with win vs Spurs

Apr. 21, 2018 2:17 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Ander Herrera kept Manchester United in with a shot of silverware this season by securing a place in the FA Cup final after beating Tottenham 2-1 on Saturday. Herrera struck in the 62nd minute at Wembley Stadium after Paul Pogba canceled out Dele Alli's opener for Tottenham to send Jose...

Queen Elizabeth II to attend pop concert for 92nd birthday

Apr. 21, 2018 2:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum. Kylie Minogue, Shaggy and Craig David also are set to perform for the "Queen's Birthday Party" at Royal Albert Hall. Elizabeth...

Roma beats Spal 3-0 ahead of Liverpool semi in CL

Apr. 21, 2018 2:06 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Roma saw off relegation-threatened Spal 3-0 in Serie A on Saturday and stayed confident for the trip to Liverpool for the first leg of the Champions League semifinals. Spal lost for the first time since Feb. 18 — a run of two wins and six draws — and was just one point above the...

Nadal wants extra practice after reaching Monte Carlo final

Apr. 21, 2018 1:59 PM EDT

MONACO (AP) — Rafael Nadal's priority after reaching his 12th Monte Carlo Masters final was to whip out his phone and frantically text coach Carlos Moya. Despite a comfortable 6-4, 6-1 win against No. 5-ranked Grigor Dimitrov, he had a pressing concern given how quickly he was texting. What frantic...

Spain: March demands closer prisons for Basque militants

Apr. 21, 2018 1:56 PM EDT

BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Several thousand protesters have marched in northern Spain to demand that imprisoned members of the militant Basque group ETA be moved to prisons closer to their homes. The demonstration in Bilbao on Saturday came a day after ETA made an unprecedented apology for the killings of more...

Dems' lawsuit alleges conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

Apr. 21, 2018 1:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawsuit by Democratic Party accuses Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump's son and son-in-law of engaging in a conspiracy to undercut Democrats in the 2016 election by stealing tens of thousands of emails and documents. The lawsuit filed Friday in Manhattan...