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England manager Gareth Southgate leaves his future open for now after a Euro 2024 final loss

Jul. 14, 2024 20:18 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Gareth Southgate is leaving his future as England manager open for now after his team's 2-1 loss to Spain in the Euro 2024 final. Southgate's contract expires in December and it's unclear whether he might sign an extension that would cover upcoming tournaments such...

Furue of Japan wins Evian Championship for her 1st major, beats Australian Kyriacou by 1 shot

Jul. 14, 2024 11:36 AM EDT

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — Ayaka Furue of Japan made a late charge to win the Evian Championship with an eagle on the last hole to clinch her first major title on Sunday. The 24-year-old Furue held her nerve with another clinical putt, having made three birdies in the previous...

Suárez gets stoppage-time goal, Uruguay beats Canada 4-3 in shootout for 3rd place in Copa America

Jul. 13, 2024 23:37 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Luis Suárez still has a knack for big plays. The 37-year-old Suárez, Uruguay’s career scoring leader, tied the score two minutes into second-half stoppage time, and Uruguay beat Canada 4-3 on penalty kicks after a 2-2 draw on Saturday night to finish...

Uruguay beats Canada 4-3 on penalty kicks to beat Canada to take third place in Copa America after 2-2 draw

Jul. 13, 2024 22:17 PM EDT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Uruguay beats Canada 4-3 on penalty kicks to beat Canada to take third place in Copa America after 2-2 draw.

Clarification: Turkey-Television Series story

Jul. 13, 2024 11:18 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — In a story published Jul. 12, 2024, The Associated Press reported Dr. Deniz Gurgen Atalay as saying the industry generated $1 billion in 2023 from overseas exports. The story should have made clear that Atalay was citing information given in Turkish media based on publicly...

Canadian officer says Alice Munro claimed her daughter was lying about being abused by stepfather

Jul. 12, 2024 19:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — A retired police detective involved in the arrest 20 years ago of the husband of Canadian Nobel laureate Alice Munro, said Friday he was disturbed by the writer's reaction 20 years ago when she learned her husband would be charged for sexually assaulting her daughter. ...

Minor leaguers Yeury Tatiz of Seattle and Charlie Zink of Boston suspended for positive drug tests

Jul. 12, 2024 17:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle Mariners right-hander Yeury Tatiz was suspended for 80 games and Boston Red Sox right-hander Charlie Zink for 56 games following positive tests for performance-enhancing drugs. Tatiz was suspended for a positive test for Clomiphene under the minor league...

The U.S. men are favored for basketball gold at the Paris Games but many challengers await them

Jul. 12, 2024 16:47 PM EDT

There is one goal, and it’s always the same goal for USA Basketball. The only acceptable result from these Paris Olympics is another gold medal. And the most recent gold was one of the toughest to get. At the Tokyo Games three years ago, the U.S. trailed Spain by 10...

Young person in Canada dies from Hurricane Beryl’s remnants

Jul. 12, 2024 15:14 PM EDT

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — A young person has been found dead after being swept away by floodwaters in Canada's Atlantic coast province of Nova Scotia as the remnants of Hurricane Beryl swept through the province, police said Friday. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said they...

Today in History: July 12, Disco Demolition Night

Jul. 12, 2024 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, July 12, the 194th day of 2024. There are 172 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 12, as an angry reaction to the popularity of disco music, the Chicago White Sox held the “Disco...