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The Latest: Broncos kicker snaps string of 7 straight misses

Oct. 13, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

The Latest on the NFL's Week 6 (all times EDT): ___ 5:40 p.m. Broncos kicker Brandon McManus broke a streak of seven straight misses from 50 or more yards when he connected from 53 late in the first half against Tennessee. He also made a 31-yarder in this low-scoring affair. The Broncos were out of sorts on...

Sloppy Winston dooms Bucs in 37-26 loss to Panthers

Oct. 13, 2019 2:47 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Jameis Winston started the day with an interception on Tampa Bay's first play from scrimmage. He ended it staring into space following his sixth giveaway of the day. A 400-yard passing day and his 100th career TD pass were overshadowed by the kind of sloppy performance from the No. 1 overall...

McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs 37-26

Oct. 13, 2019 2:24 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The way the Carolina defense kept taking the ball away, Christian McCaffrey and the Panthers offense didn't have a whole lot of work to do. McCaffrey scored two touchdowns and Carolina turned five interceptions by Jameis Winston into 17 points to give the Panthers their fourth straight...

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei sets world marathon record in Chicago

Oct. 13, 2019 2:18 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Brigid Kosgei of Kenya won the Chicago Marathon on Sunday in 2 hours, 14 minutes, 4 seconds to break the world record in the event. The 25-year-old Kosgei bested the previous mark of 2:15:25 set by Paula Radcliffe in London 16 years ago. Kosgei won in Chicago last year in 2:18:35. "I'm...

Brexit divorce talks between UK and EU go down to the wire

Oct. 13, 2019 12:43 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Cabinet colleagues that it will require a "significant amount of work" to strike a Brexit deal with the European Union, amid signs of progress in last-minute talks but also deep-seated skepticism about the chances of an agreement. Britain is due to...

Scorsese says he's open-minded about Netflix film revolution

Oct. 13, 2019 12:14 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Martin Scorsese said Sunday he's keeping an open mind about the cinema "revolution" sparked by the rise of video streaming services, as his Netflix-backed mafia epic "The Irishman" closed the London Film Festival . The director said the rise of streaming platforms was "an even bigger...

NFL's Week 6 starts with Panthers-Buccaneers in London

Oct. 13, 2019 9:44 AM EDT

The Carolina Panthers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers got the NFL off to an early start with their meeting in London. The two NFC South rivals are playing Sunday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in the second of four games this season in London. Carolina made defensive Efe Obada an honorary captain for the game. The Nigeria...

UK climate activist denies causing London airport nuisance

Oct. 12, 2019 1:14 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A medal-winning Paralympian who allegedly glued himself to a British Airways plane at a London airport has denied causing a public nuisance as he sought to draw attention to global warming. James Brown appeared Saturday at Westminster Magistrates Court, where his lawyer pleaded not guilty to...

Brexit negotiators set to work through the weekend

Oct. 12, 2019 5:50 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British and European Union negotiators plan to work through the weekend to see if they can agree a Brexit deal in time for next week's summit of EU leaders. The EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, approved an intensification of the discussions after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and...

London weather welcomes Buccaneers on arrival in England

Oct. 11, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — After an overnight flight across the Atlantic Ocean and a few hours of rest, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quickly got their welcome-to-London moment. When they took the field for practice at the Blackheath rugby football club Friday afternoon, they dealt with typical English weather rather than...