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100-year-old New Hampshire woman awarded honorary diploma

Sep. 28, 2022 09:43 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A 100-year-old woman who left high school to care for her brother during the Great Depression has been awarded an honorary diploma in New Hampshire. Josephine Sad left Central High School in Manchester to take care of her younger brother while both of their...

Man United to reduce spending in upcoming transfer windows

Sep. 22, 2022 11:09 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United is set to reduce its activity in the transfer market in upcoming windows, one of the club’s senior executives said on Thursday, following an overhaul of the squad after the arrival of new manager Erik ten Hag. United was one of the...

Phillips out of England squad in concern ahead of World Cup

Sep. 20, 2022 07:27 AM EDT

England midfielder Kalvin Phillips withdrew from the national team squad on Tuesday because of a shoulder injury in a concern for coach Gareth Southgate ahead of the World Cup. Phillips was replaced by central midfielder Jordan Henderson, with England playing Nations League games...

Grealish, Son silence critics with their first EPL goals

Sep. 17, 2022 15:04 PM EDT

Jack Grealish and Son Heung-min, two of the English Premier League's most high-profile players, have been facing growing criticism for their failure to score this season. They silenced the doubters on Saturday. With a strike after 55 seconds, Grealish — the England...

Sargent, Pepi, Ferreira on US roster for World Cup warmups

Sep. 14, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Sargent, Ricardo Pepi and Jesús Ferreira are in at forward, while Jordan Pefok, Haji Wright and Brandon Vazquez are out. U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter announced his 26-man roster Wednesday for the Americans' final two World Cup warmups, and he emphasized time...

US keeper Steffen misses 4th straight game for Middlesbrough

Sep. 13, 2022 14:45 PM EDT

American goalkeeper Zack Steffen missed his fourth straight game for Middlesbrough, raising doubt whether he will be available for the United States' last two warmup matches ahead of the World Cup. The 27-year-old has not played since Aug. 20, Middlesbrough’s fifth match of the...

Man City player Benjamin Mendy cleared of one count of rape

Sep. 13, 2022 13:40 PM EDT

CHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City player Benjamin Mendy was found not guilty Tuesday on a charge of rape of a 19-year-old woman. The verdict was given by a jury on the direction of a judge at Chester Crown Court in northwest England. Mendy’s co-accused, Louis...

Bail revoked for Harmony Montgomery's stepmom

Sep. 13, 2022 09:45 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The stepmother of a New Hampshire girl who vanished in 2019 at age 5 will remain jailed following her arrest Friday after she failed to appear for a scheduled court hearing. A judge on Tuesday granted the state's motion to revoke bail for Kayla Montgomery,...

Harmony Montgomery's stepmom arrested after court no-show

Sep. 09, 2022 19:06 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The stepmother of a New Hampshire girl who vanished in 2019 at age 5 was arrested Friday after she failed to appear for a scheduled court hearing. Kayla Montgomery, 32, was arrested at a home in Manchester. An arrest warrant was issued for her Thursday...

Klopp to 'reinvent' Liverpool amid early-season struggles

Sep. 08, 2022 06:38 AM EDT

The final whistle had just sounded on Liverpool’s biggest away loss in Europe in more than a half-century when Jurgen Klopp made his way across the field to salute his team’s away fans. Typically, Klopp’s post-match routine sees him repeatedly punch the air in front of...