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The Latest: Danish player Rune wins boys French Open title

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Holger Vitus Nodskov Rune of Denmark has won the boys singles title at the French Open...
Jun. 8, 2019

9 injured when subway car derails in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — A subway car has derailed in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital. Local emergency officials said none of the injuries are life-threatening. Officials with the Massachusetts...
Jun. 8, 2019

Indian PM arrives in Maldives on 1st trip since re-election

MALE, Maldives (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the Maldives on Saturday on his first official overseas trip since being elected to a second term. It's the...
Jun. 8, 2019

FBI team works to reconstruct Virginia Beach shooting

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A group of 45 FBI employees is working to reconstruct the shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach that left 12 people dead. The...
Jun. 8, 2019

Official tells Florida Democrats to expect recount in 2020

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The new voter protection director for Florida Democrats told party activists on Saturday that they should assume there will be a recount during next...
Jun. 8, 2019

US carrier in Persian Gulf region sends clear signal to Iran

ABOARD THE USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (AP) — The USS Abraham Lincoln, with its contingent of Navy destroyers and cruisers and a fighting force of about 70 aircraft, is the centerpiece...
Jun. 8, 2019

Sudan protesters want civil disobedience to pressure army

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Pro-democracy protest leaders on Saturday called on Sudanese to take part in acts of civil disobedience in a bid to pressure the military to hand over...
Jun. 8, 2019

Mayor joins pride parade amid Poland's anti-LGBT campaign

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The largest gay pride parade in central and eastern Europe brought thousands of people to the streets of Warsaw on Saturday at a time when Poland's...
Jun. 8, 2019

Four Seasons, NYC's famed power lunch spot, closing again

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's famed Four Seasons Restaurant is closing less than a year after it reopened in a new location. The New York Times reports that the...
Jun. 8, 2019

Saiboat collides with container ship, sinks in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Police in Germany say a 19th-century sailboat has collided with a container ship and sunk in the Elbe River near Hamburg. Five people were injured, one of...
Jun. 8, 2019

Clinton, Albright to appear at alma mater Wellesley College

WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Two former U.S. secretaries of state — Hillary Clinton and Madeleine Albright — are planning to participate in a joint visit to their alma mater, Wellesley...
Jun. 8, 2019

Australia's Barty wins French Open for 1st Grand Slam title

PARIS (AP) — Ash Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned to the tour, and that...
Jun. 8, 2019

Djokovic Slam run ends at French; Thiem vs. Nadal in final

PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic's 26-match Grand Slam winning streak ended in the French Open semifinals because he made some odd strategic choices, because the wild weather bothered him, because...
Jun. 8, 2019

Sex abuse crisis tops agenda as Southern Baptists convene

The Southern Baptist Convention convenes its annual national meeting Tuesday, and sex abuse by clergy and staff is expected to be the big topic of conversation. Delegates representing the nation's...
Jun. 8, 2019

US ambassador: Israel can retain parts of West Bank

JERUSALEM (AP) — The U.S. ambassador in Jerusalem says Israel has the right to retain parts, but not all, of the West Bank. David Friedman's remarks in an interview The...
Jun. 8, 2019

223 Polish soccer fans arrested after clashes in Skopje

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia police say 223 Polish soccer fans were arrested in the capital of Skopje late Friday for public disturbances ahead of a 2020 European...
Jun. 8, 2019

Ash Barty wins French Open final for 1st Grand Slam title

PARIS (AP) — Ash Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned to the tour, and that...
Jun. 8, 2019

Border agent saves migrant mother, son from Texas bee attack

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas is credited with saving a migrant woman and her young son who were attacked and covered by thousands of...
Jun. 8, 2019

Libyan coast guard intercepts 22 Europe-bound migrants

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted some two dozen Europe-bound migrants off the country's Mediterranean coast. Spokesman Ayoub Gassim said Saturday that a wooden boat...
Jun. 8, 2019

The Latest: Ash Barty beats Vondrousova to win French Open

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Ash Barty has won her first Grand Slam title by beating 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3...
Jun. 8, 2019

Sudan protesters call for civil disobedience to push army

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan's protest leaders are calling on Sudanese to take part in acts of civil disobedience in a bid to pressure the military after the deadly break-up...
Jun. 8, 2019

US-China trade war sparks worries about rare earth minerals

PHOENIX (AP) — Rising trade tensions have sparked worries about the 17 rare minerals needed for high-tech products such as robotics, drones and electric cars. China recently raised tariffs to...
Jun. 8, 2019

Sunken Danube tour boat unlikely to be raised before Tuesday

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A sunken tour boat involved in a May 29 collision on the Danube River that killed at least 19 people is unlikely to be raised out...
Jun. 8, 2019

AP Photos: In the loop: Tokyo seen from commuter train line

TOKYO (AP) — Want a glimpse of daily life in downtown Tokyo? Take a ride on the Yamanote loop line. For most Tokyoites, the line is an incredibly punctual and...
Jun. 8, 2019

It's the greatest: Ali's training camp opens to the public

DEER LAKE, Pa. (AP) — The rustic Pennsylvania training camp where Muhammad Ali prepared for some of his most famous fights has undergone an elaborate restoration. The camp in Deer...
Jun. 8, 2019

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