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Thongchai, Jimenez share Champions lead in Wisconsin

Jun. 11, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Thongchai Jaidee shot a 7-under 65 on Saturday for a share of the second-round lead with Miguel Angel Jimenez in the PGA Tour Champions’ American Family Insurance Championship. Thongchai birdied Nos. 14-16 and closed the bogey-free round at University Ridge...

Fishing trip ends with mother dead, 6-year-old child missing

Jun. 10, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

NEWBURYPORT, Mass. (AP) — A family fishing trip to a Massachusetts river ended in tragedy with a mother dead and her 6-year-old son missing, authorities said. The family of six — a mother and father and their four children — were fishing from Deer Island in the Merrimack River...

Canada-Panama match canceled in labor, equal pay dispute

Jun. 05, 2022 23:46 PM EDT

Canada's men's national team refused to play a match Sunday against Panama amid strained labor negotiations with the nation's governing body, as players seek to equalize match fees and share World Cup prize money with the women's team. The game was called off just two hours before it...

Coach K enjoying family, 'at peace' with coaching retirement

Jun. 01, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is savoring the first taste of life after a Hall of Fame coaching career at Duke. The 75-year-old has spent time with family, travel and a new puppy in the two months since his coaching retirement. The magnitude of that change hit home during...

Review: Hollywood comes to Downton Abbey! Also: the clothes.

May. 18, 2022 15:43 PM EDT

One wedding and a funeral — and a birth. That gorgeous house, never mind the leaky roof. Some sunshine, too! More bone-dry quips from Maggie Smith. And oh, the clothes — silks and satins, tulles and tiaras. What could go wrong? Why, nothing, of course! Would YOU mess with the...

Millennial Money: Save on family travel without stressing

May. 10, 2022 09:22 AM EDT

My family didn’t travel much when I was a kid, but when we did, my parents jumped through hoops to cut costs. On a trip to Disney World, for example, our family of six switched hotels. Every. Night. My mom worked for a hotel chain and could get one free night per property. ...

EU moves to lift visa rules for travelers from Qatar, Kuwait

Apr. 27, 2022 09:02 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union moved Wednesday to lift visa requirements for people from Qatar and Kuwait to make it easier for them to enter many European countries for stays of up to 90 days. The EU’s executive branch, the European Commission, said it recommended allowing...

German Greens name new minister after 1st Cabinet departure

Apr. 14, 2022 10:08 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Green party on Thursday named a financial policy expert as the country's new minister for families and women, replacing a fellow party member who resigned just four months after Chancellor Olaf Scholz's government took office. Lisa Paus, 53, will replace...

A California first: woman signs bill into state law

Mar. 31, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — For the first time in California's 171-year history, a woman has signed a bill into state law. Gov. Gavin Newsom normally signs the laws in California, but he left the state on Wednesday night for a family vacation in Central and South America. State law...