• Japan, Italy, Portugal advance in U20 World Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Italy, Japan and Portugal advanced to the knockout stage of the Under-20 World Cup on Saturday.

  • Not exactly Cannes, this film fest is Fargo _ with drones

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Spencer Kuhlman was playing junior hockey in Canada when a knee injury wiped out his hopes of playing in college. With time on his hands, Kuhlman turned to another passion — aviation — and soon lost himself in the pleasures of drone photography.

  • Brazilian-born Emerson called up to Italy’s squad

    ROME (AP) — Brazilian-born left back Emerson Palmieri has been called up to Italy’s squad for the first time for a friendly against Uruguay and a World Cup qualifier against Liechtenstein.

  • Raikkonen takes pole for Monaco GP; Hamilton finishes 14th

    MONACO (AP) — Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen took pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, and title contender Lewis Hamilton failed to make the top 10 in a significant blow for Mercedes.

  • UK lowers terror threat level to ‘severe’ as more arrested

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from “critical” to “severe,” as authorities said major progress has been made in unravelling the plot behind the Manchester bombing. More arrests are expected.

  • Lobsterman shares his tale of 12 hours floating on his boots

    MONTAUK, N.Y. (AP) — The darkest moment of John Aldridge’s 12 terrifying hours of floating alone in the Atlantic Ocean came in the first moments after he was flung off his lobster boat.

    Updated: 7:23 am

  • 7 people who threatened NCAA ref after Kentucky loss ID’d

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Seven people have been identified for threatening basketball referee John Higgins after an NCAA Tournament game in March. Information will be referred to authorities in their jurisdictions and to the FBI’s Omaha field office, a Nebraska prosecutor said Friday.

    Updated: 7:10 am

  • Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

    STERLING, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer has a two-shot lead midway through the Senior PGA Championship after a second-round 67 at Trump National.

  • Sri Lanka confirms 100 dead in mudslides; 99 missing

    AGALAWATTE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as the death toll from floods and mudslides rose Saturday to 100 with 99 others missing.

    Updated: 5:02 am

  • Anti-India protests hit Kashmir after top rebel is killed

    SRINAGAR, India (AP) — One civilian was killed and dozens of others injured Saturday after massive anti-India protests and clashes erupted in Indian-controlled Kashmir following the killing of a prominent rebel commander and his associate in a gunbattle with government forces in the disputed region.

    Updated: 4:47 am