• Bayern coach in spotlight for gesture to Hertha fans

    BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti could face a heavy fine for making an obscene gesture to Hertha Berlin fans after Saturday’s dramatic 1-1 draw in the Bundesliga.

  • US vice president visits former Nazi concentration camp

    DACHAU, Germany (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence paid a somber visit to the site of the Dachau concentration camp on Sunday, walking along the grounds where tens of thousands of people were killed during World War II.

  • Friedrich claims 4th straight world title in 2-man bobsled

    KOENIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — Germany’s Francesco Friedrich was again fastest in both runs to extend his lead and beat Justin Kripps of Canada for his fourth straight world championship in two-man bobsled on Sunday.

  • Sundby, Bjoergen win at cross-country ski World Cup

    OTEPAA, Estonia (AP) — Norway’s Martin Johnsrud Sundby and Marit Bjoergen won the men’s and women’s classic races in the cross-country ski World Cup on Sunday, underlining their status as gold medal contenders for the upcoming world championships.

  • Dahlmeier edges Dunklee to win record 5th biathlon gold

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier won the world title in the women’s 12.5-kilometer mass start on Sunday, becoming the first athlete to win five gold medals at a single biathlon world championship.

  • Could ‘Nexit’ follow Brexit after Dutch elections?

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — For a small nation that has grown hugely wealthy thanks to centuries of doing business far and wide, the political mood in the Netherlands has turned surprisingly inward.

  • Europeans wonder if Trump will act on Pence’s reassurances

    MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was the latest in a trio of high-ranking Trump emissaries to tell European allies in person that the United States will steadfastly support NATO and demand that Russia honor its commitments to end fighting in Ukraine.

  • Takes a village: ‘Greek Freak’ got many assists growing up

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — He was just a scrawny, hungry kid, the son of migrants from Nigeria, trying to survive in Sepolia, a modest Athens neighborhood.

  • Marseille beats Rennes to stay in hunt for French 4th place

    PARIS (AP) — Marseille showed it can cope without top scorer Bafetimbi Gomis by beating Rennes 2-0 at home in the French league on Saturday, a win that maintains its push for a top-four finish and place in the Europa League next season.

  • Baggio marks 50th birthday by visiting quake victims

    AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Italian great Roberto Baggio marked his 50th birthday on Saturday by visiting towns devastated by earthquakes last year.