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    BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s first trip abroad (all times local):

  • KHL cuts team and reveals 6-month salary delays

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kontinental Hockey League has cut a Russian team as it tries to fix worsening financial problems, including debts to league players of over $17 million.

  • Islamic State-linked militants besiege Philippine city

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Islamic State group-linked militants swept through a southern Philippine city, beheading a police chief, burning buildings, seizing a Catholic priest and his worshippers and raising the black flag of IS, authorities said Wednesday. President Rodrigo Duterte, who had declared martial law across the southern third of the nation, warned he may expand it nationwide.

  • Russia set to reclaim a seat on the FIFA Council

    NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Russia is set to reclaim the spot on the FIFA Council stripped from the country’s deputy prime minister.

  • Russian, Azerbaijani Olympic cyclists banned for doping

    MOSCOW (AP) — A pair of Olympic cyclists from Russia and Azerbaijan have been banned for doping by the International Cycling Union.

  • Duterte declares martial rule in besieged south Philippines

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared the country’s south under martial rule for 60 days and cut short a visit to Moscow on Tuesday after Muslim extremists allied with the Islamic State group laid siege to a southern city.

  • The Latest: US not sure IS was behind Manchester bombing

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):

  • A year before World Cup, Russian clubs battle financial woes

    MOSCOW (AP) — Kuban Krasnodar’s fans hoped that signing Andrei Arshavin would herald long-awaited success for their club. The local governor hoped for a pre-election boost.

  • Putin-backed commission launches Russian anti-doping plan

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian anti-doping commission set up by President Vladimir Putin called for new measures to claw back prize money from drug cheats and to restore trust in Russian athletes.