• Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

    LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II outlined the government’s legislative program in a speech to Parliament on Wednesday after the prime minister slimmed down her plans and promised “humility” in negotiating Britain’s exit from the European Union following a disastrous election that cost the ruling Conservative Party its majority.

  • Djokovic heading to Eastbourne for Wimbledon warmup

    EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Novak Djokovic will play at the grass-court tournament in Eastbourne next week in preparation for Wimbledon.

  • Britain’s Prince Philip admitted to hospital with infection

    LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of an infection and will not be attending the queen’s speech.

  • American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot

    ASCOT, England (AP) — American filly Lady Aurelia won at Royal Ascot for the second straight year, cruising to a three-length victory in the King’s Stand Stakes under replacement jockey John Velazquez on Tuesday.

  • Kvitova wins opening match on grass in Birmingham

    BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova won her opening match at the Aegon Classic on Tuesday, beating Tereza Smitkova 6-2, 6-3 at the grass-court tournament.

  • Murray to face Thompson at Queen’s after Bedene withdrawal

    LONDON (AP) — Top-ranked Andy Murray headed a list of high-profile departures in the first round at Queen’s on Tuesday, with the Wimbledon champion losing to a player who found out he was competing only on the morning of the match.

  • Former soccer coach charged with 14 more counts of abuse

    LONDON (AP) — A former English soccer coach has been charged with 14 more counts of child sexual abuse against four boys from the ages of 11-14.

  • As Brexit talks begin, Europe sees economic upswing over UK

    LONDON (AP) — When Britain voted to leave the European Union a year ago, proponents argued Britain’s economy was being held back by the slow-growing, dysfunctional bloc.

  • UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

    LONDON (AP) — The family of the suspect arrested in a van attack on a London mosque says they are “massively shocked” and that “their hearts go out to the injured.”

  • Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot

    ASCOT, England (AP) — Leading jockey Frankie Dettori will miss Royal Ascot because of an arm injury sustained when he was thrown off a horse in a parade ring last week.