Posts Tagged Western Europe

Drogba to leave Chelsea again, wants to play 1 more season

LONDON (AP) — Didier Drogba will end his second spell at Chelsea after Sunday’s Premier League match against Sunderland, and intends to play at least one more season before retiring.

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Latvala wins Rally of Portugal ahead of Ogier

Volkswagen Motorsport driver Jari-Matti Latvala and his co-driver Miikka Anttila, both from Finland, steer their Volkswagen Polo R WRC during the Portugal FIA World Rally Championship Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Lameirinha, Fafe, Portugal. Latvala finished first,  Sebastien Ogier, from France, finished second and Andreas Mikkelsen, from Norway, finished third. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)

FAFE, Portugal (AP) — Jari-Matti Latvala won the Rally of Portugal after holding off Volkswagen teammate and two-time defending world champion Sebastien Ogier on Sunday.

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The Latest: Glitz and glamor typify unique Monaco Grand Prix

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain sits alone on the drivers truck for the drivers parade before the Formula One Grand Prix of Monaco   in Monaco, Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)

MONACO (AP) — 2:10 p.m. (1210 GMT)

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Global ocean racers heading for another tight finish

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — The six boats of the Volvo Ocean Race are heading for another very close finish in the seventh leg, with Dutch competitor Team Brunel holding a tiny lead early Sunday.

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At Cannes, Michel Franco’s ‘Chronic’ looks death in the face

From right, actor Tim Roth, director Michel Franco, Sarah Sutherland and Robin Bartlett pose for photographers during a photo call for the film Chronic, at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

CANNES, France (AP) — Death is something we’d all like to avoid. But director Michel Franco thinks a reluctance to look at the end of life is unhealthy.

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