• 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.

  • Svitolina’s Wimbledon build-up begins with revenge

    BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Top-seeded Elina Svitolina’s search for the career-first grass-court title which would enhance her Wimbledon preparations began with a lengthy, hard-fought revenge win against Heather Watson in the Aegon Classic on Monday.

  • The Latest: World Jewish Congress condemns mosque attack

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on a van plowing into a crowd outside a London mosque (all times local):

  • Kyrgios retires injured during 1st round at Queens

    LONDON (AP) — Nick Kyrgios downplayed concerns he could miss Wimbledon after retiring with an injury one set into his opening match at the Queen’s grass-court tournament on Monday.

  • From David to Michel, a guide to top people in Brexit talks

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The Brexit talks to lead Britain out of the European Union kicked off on Monday and the chief negotiators are already on a first-name basis. Here’s a look at the people who are likely to dominate these talks over much of the next two years.