• Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

    LONDON (AP) — Soccer fans are arriving for the FA Cup final with armed police on the streets outside at Wembley Stadium as Britain stages its biggest sporting event since the Manchester suicide bombing.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

    Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

  • Bombing puts British security officials on back foot again

    LONDON (AP) — There were plenty of warning signs before Salman Abedi unleashed carnage at Manchester Arena.

  • 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

  • Philippine forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

    MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military jets fired rockets at militant positions Saturday as soldiers fought to wrest control of a southern city from gunmen linked to the Islamic State group, witnesses said. Civilians waved flags from their windows to show they are not combatants.

  • 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

  • New Mexico police to watch for drunken drivers

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico state police officers are planning a series of sobriety checkpoints around the state.