- Goosen qualifies for British Open Updated: Jun-30-15 6:25 pm
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - Two-time U.S. Open champion Retief Goosen made birdie on the first playoff hole to qualify for the British Open.
- Spieth cruising, but several big names have work left Updated: Jun-30-15 6:25 pm
Jordan Spieth already has accumulated the second-most FedEx Cup points in the regular season, and there's still two majors, a World Golf Championship and the John Deere Classic on his schedule before the playoffs begin.
- The Latest: Querrey gets a win for US men at Wimbledon Updated: Jun-30-15 4:06 pm
LONDON - The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):
- Leicester fires manager Nigel Pearson Updated: Jun-30-15 3:39 pm
Nigel Pearson was fired as manager of Leicester on Tuesday, less than six weeks after guiding the club to safety in one of the greatest relegation escapes in the 23-year history of the Premier League.
- Women's soccer fever grips England in historic World Cup run Updated: Jun-30-15 12:48 pm
MANCHESTER, England - The movie "Bend It Like Beckham" first got Kiera Burke interested in soccer. During the 2012 Olympics, she went to Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium to watch the women's teams from United States and Canada play a thrilling semifinal.
- Eurotunnel service resumes after French ferry workers' block Updated: Jun-30-15 12:07 pm
CALAIS, France - Eurotunnel traffic has resumed after striking ferry workers blocked the railroad tracks leading to the Eurotunnel linking France and England, and train service across the Channel was suspended Tuesday.
- France, UK issue heat warnings as high temps hit Europe Updated: Jun-30-15 11:43 am
LISBON, Portugal - A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is driving up temperatures in western Europe, with France on Tuesday becoming the latest to endure unusual heat.
- Emilia Clarke conquers the big screen with a 'Terminator' Updated: Jun-30-15 11:35 am
LOS ANGELES - The secret about overnight success in Hollywood is that it never actually happens that way.
- UK police stage counter-terror training exercise in London Updated: Jun-30-15 10:23 am
LONDON - Hundreds of British police took part Tuesday in a major counter-terror exercise in London, testing the abilities of emergency services to respond to a Tunisia-style attack by extremists with firearms.
- Neighborhoods: London's Bloomsbury has books and much more Updated: Jun-30-15 9:23 am
LONDON - Many visitors to London know Bloomsbury as a neighborhood of books, B&Bs and the British Museum. But it's also a district of elegant architecture, hidden parks and upscale boutiques that's a pleasure to explore on foot.
- The Latest: British leader says Greek vote is a vote on euro Updated: Jun-29-15 8:04 am
ATHENS, Greece - The latest news on Greece's financial woes as it closes its banks and limits money withdrawals (all times local):
- Council rejects fracking shale gas in northwest England Updated: Jun-29-15 7:25 am
LONDON - A local council has rejected plans to frack shale gas in northwestern England in a case closely watched as offering a precedent for exploration in Britain.
- Swelling subsides around England goalie Bardsley's right eye Updated: Jun-28-15 6:46 pm
EDMONTON, Alberta - The swelling below English goalkeeper Karen Bardsley's right eye has gone down substantially, leaving coach Mark Sampson confident she will be available to play in the Women's World Cup semifinal against Japan.
- English women hope World Cup semifinal boosts the home game Updated: Jun-28-15 5:05 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Although they're not yet 30 years old, Jodie Taylor and Steph Houghton have already seen a revolution in English women's soccer during their careers.
- England eliminates host Canada in World Cup Q-final, 2-1 Updated: Jun-27-15 11:39 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Lucy Bronze had never played in front of anything she could compare to that flag-waving, drum-banging, deafening Canadian crowd. Jodie Taylor had to laugh as she looked around BC Place to see a few overwhelmed English fans in that rambunctious sea of red.
- Istomin beats Querrey, wins Nottingham Open for 1st title Updated: Jun-27-15 11:59 am
NOTTINGHAM, England - Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan beat Sam Querrey of the United States 7-6 (1), 7-6 (6) in the final of the grass-court Nottingham Open to win his first ATP title on Saturday.
- Bencic wins Eastbourne final for 1st WTA title Updated: Jun-27-15 11:48 am
EASTBOURNE, England - Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic won her first title by beating Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 in the Eastbourne final on Saturday, enhancing her burgeoning reputation ahead of Wimbledon.
- UK beefs up security following bomb attack report Updated: Jun-27-15 9:16 am
LONDON - Security was stepped up at events marking Armed Forces Day across Britain, officials said Saturday amid a news report that officials foiled a bomb attack by the Islamic State group on a military parade in London.
- Japan striker Okazaki joins Premier League club Leicester Updated: Jun-27-15 4:26 am
LEICESTER, England - Japan striker Shinji Okazaki has signed for English club Leicester and will become the seventh Japanese player to feature in the Premier League.
- Harry Potter coming back, this time on stage in new play Updated: Jun-26-15 10:16 am
LONDON - Harry Potter is going to have a new adventure - one that takes him from page and screen to stage.
- Simon, Mayer lose in quarterfinals at Nottingham Open Updated: Jun-25-15 4:05 pm
NOTTINGHAM, England - Gilles Simon and Leonardo Mayer were eliminated from the grass-court Nottingham Open, leaving an unlikely lineup for the semifinals omn Thursday.
- Rwandan general refuses extradition to Spain from UK Updated: Jun-25-15 1:58 pm
LONDON - A Rwandan military general who heads the country's intelligence service refused to be extradited to Spain at a hearing Thursday in a London court, setting the stage for a prolonged legal fight.
- Exciting winger Deulofeu leaves Barcelona to join Everton Updated: Jun-25-15 9:51 am
LIVERPOOL, England - Everton has signed Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona for 6 million euros ($6.7 million), with the exciting winger returning to the English club after a successful season-long loan spell in 2013-14.
- Lady Cecil to quit as horse-racing trainer, sell stables Updated: Jun-25-15 9:26 am
NEWMARKET, England - One of the most famous names in British horse racing will disappear at the end of the season, after the wife of the late Henry Cecil announced plans to retire as a trainer and sell her stables.
- 'Bend It Like Beckham' stage musical scores big in London Updated: Jun-25-15 7:50 am
LONDON - "Bend It Like Beckham" has scored with critics in London.