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Stories with person: Winston Churchill
  • Blatter set to polarize opinion for 4 more years at FIFA 
    Updated: May-23-15 10:39 am

    GENEVA - Sepp Blatter divides opinion so much even his opponents are charmed by him.

  • Substance or Style? Labour leader banks on geek appeal 
    Updated: May-05-15 2:35 am

    LONDON - It was an unexpected moment on the campaign trail.

  • Once the kingmaker, Britain's Clegg faces election debacle story has photos
    Updated: May-04-15 7:40 am

    SHEFFIELD, England - At Britain's last election campaign, he was hailed as the most popular party leader since Winston Churchill, an unexpected star who upstaged the two dominant parties. Some even wondered whether he was the "British Obama."

  • AP EXPLAINS: Japan's long wait to address US Congress 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 12:56 am

    WASHINGTON - Washington honors America's closest friends by inviting their leaders to address a joint meeting of Congress, but Wednesday's speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be the first by a Japanese leader. That's striking considering the tight U.S.-Japan alliance in the 70 years since World War II ended. British, South Korean and German leaders have been invited multiple times. So have two Liberian presidents and a Latvian one - more than 100 invitations overall since the war. So why not Japan? The answers have to do with underlying friction that has been a part of U.S.-Japanese relations and, more recently, frequent changes of Japanese leaders.

  • Match Play a reminder that different is interesting 
    Updated: Apr-28-15 4:17 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - Jordan Spieth is competing in match play for the second time this month.

  • Thousands honor soldiers on 100th year of Gallipoli battle story has photos
    Updated: Apr-25-15 10:05 am

    GALLIPOLI, Turkey - For the first time at age 95, Bill Grayden has come to Gallipoli, where his father stormed the beach and took a bullet through his lung during the ill-fated British-led World War I invasion.