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Djokovic, Tsitsipas to meet in Australian Open men's final

Jan. 27, 2023 17:13 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Winning matches at the Australian Open does not give Novak Djokovic all that much trouble. He has a 27-match unbeaten run, the longest at the place in the 55-year Open era. And now Djokovic needs just one more victory, against Stefanos Tsitsipas in...

Vazquez scores for youthful US lineup in 2-1 loss to Serbia

Jan. 26, 2023 01:41 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Interim head coach Anthony Hudson saw tenacity, bravery and attacking excitement from the youngsters and newcomers he sent out for the United States' first match since the World Cup. Although none of it added up to a win, Hudson was hopeful a 2-1 defeat to Serbia...

Zendejas in USMNT camp after Mexico tenure; future unclear

Jan. 24, 2023 19:08 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Alejandro Zendejas insists he isn't thinking about his future beyond his first training camp with the senior U.S. national team this week. Zendejas won't stop anyone from speculating about the talented forward's long-term international home. ...

Pres says Serbia faces international isolation over Kosovo

Jan. 23, 2023 16:46 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia could face international isolation and economic decline if it rejects a new Western plan for normalizing relations with its former wartime foe Kosovo, the Balkan country's president Aleksandar Vucic said on Monday, in what appeared to be a shift from his previous...

With Djokovic's leg OK, he sees Australian title realistic

Jan. 23, 2023 08:33 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It took about a week for Novak Djokovic to go from worrying about whether he simply could play a match at all on his injured left hamstring to thinking he can win the Australian Open. And one pain-free, nearly perfect performance in the fourth round...

Snow, winds cause traffic chaos, power cuts in Slovenia

Jan. 23, 2023 07:14 AM EST

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — A snow storm packing strong winds has wreaked traffic chaos on a key highway and other roads in Slovenia Monday, while leaving parts of the country temporarily without electricity. Officials said the late Sunday snowfall caused over a dozen traffic...

Serbia: Ana Walshe's mother seeks official info about case

Jan. 21, 2023 14:12 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The Serbian mother of a Massachusetts woman who has been missing since New Year’s Day and whose husband is charged with murder, will ask the United States for official information about her daughter’s disappearance, Serbia’s Foreign Ministry said Saturday. ...

Western envoys visit Kosovo, Serbia to defuse tensions

Jan. 20, 2023 12:55 PM EST

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Western envoys on Friday visited Kosovo and Serbia as part of their ongoing efforts to defuse tensions and help secure a reconciliation agreement between the two former war foes. Envoys from the United States, the European Union, France, Germany and Italy...

Man's body found in Serbia as Balkans struggles with floods

Jan. 20, 2023 09:10 AM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A man's body has been pulled from a swollen river in southwestern Serbia and rescuers are searching for another man, state television said Friday, as floods across the Balkans closed down schools, hampered traffic and soaked homes and farmland. The floods...

Serbian TV: 2 missing as rains cause flooding in southwest

Jan. 19, 2023 13:35 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Emergency teams in Serbia Thursday were searching for two people swept away by a swollen river in a southwestern town as floods led to evacuations and emergency measures, state RTS television reported. Heavy rainfall this week across the Balkans has caused...