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Theo Hernandez wants to win World Cup for France and brother

Nov. 28, 2022 05:24 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Theo Hernandez wants to win the World Cup for France. And for his big brother. Lucas Hernandez was in tears when he ruptured the ACL in his right knee early in France’s 4-1 win against Australia last week. His brother Theo replaced him at left back in a...

2 pairs of sisters meet for the first time

Nov. 27, 2022 09:07 AM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Forty-five-year-old twins Shannon Dasch and Shawna Wanner were wary when they received Facebook messages from Samantha Riddle in early 2021. “She asked if our father’s name was Paul Riddle, who passed away in December ’96,” Dasch said. “She knew we were...

2 brothers, 6 and 4, die after fall into Chicago-area pond

Nov. 25, 2022 12:38 PM EST

PALATINE, Ill. (AP) — Two young brothers died after they fell into an icy pond while visiting their grandmother in a Chicago suburb, authorities and relatives said. Hours after Palatine firefighters pulled the boys from the pond Wednesday afternoon both youths died at local...

2 brothers, 2 teams, 2 contrasting experiences at World Cup

Nov. 24, 2022 19:07 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Joy for the Williams family of Spain on Wednesday at the World Cup. Then despair for the same Williams family, who are also of Ghana, on Thursday. Williams brothers Iñaki and Nico have managed to mark both sides of their family's heritage in a remarkable way at...

Williams brothers in World Cup with different teams

Nov. 14, 2022 08:35 AM EST

Brothers, teammates and, now, World Cup rivals. Athletic Bilbao forwards Iñaki and Nico Williams are set to become the latest brothers to play for different countries in a World Cup. Iñaki Williams was selected by Ghana on Monday, and his younger brother Nico...

The Latest | UN Climate Summit

Nov. 10, 2022 13:28 PM EST

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The Latest on the United Nations climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt. The youngest sister of a jailed Egyptian pro-democracy activist says she is “scared” for her brother after prison authorities told the family they medically intervened...

Lions activate Zylstra brothers; TE Shane catches TD in win

Nov. 06, 2022 18:20 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — There was no one close to Shane Zylstra when the Detroit Lions tight end caught his first NFL touchdown on Sunday. Waiting on the sideline, though, was someone very close indeed. Zylstra and his brother Brandon were elevated from Detroit's practice...

Nick Carter remembers his 'baby brother' Aaron Carter

Nov. 06, 2022 14:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The day after 34-year-old singer Aaron Carter was found dead at his home in Southern California, Nick Carter, the Backstreet Boys member, remembered his younger brother, saying that despite “a complicated relationship,” his love for him “never ever faded.” ...

Reporters help family find brother who died in 2007

Oct. 30, 2022 01:13 AM EDT

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — In 2009, while scouring the internet to piece together any information she could on her missing brother, Ruth Bueso came across an article in the Island Packet announcing he had died two years earlier. In her first email to Tim Donnelly and Daniel...

Rescue pups reunite with siblings, mother

Oct. 29, 2022 09:08 AM EDT

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — About three years ago, Donna Leonard agreed to foster a fluffy little rescue dog. The young pup, named Star, came from a homeless situation in West Virginia in 2019. “It wasn’t a good situation,” said Leonard, vice president of the...