• Military presence stepped up as Britain faces raised threat

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks.

  • Having previously clashed, Trump and Pope Francis meet

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican City on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe.

  • Ariana Grande fans tremble as they recall Manchester attack

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Rihanna Hardy had been excited about seeing Ariana Grande ever since she got her concert ticket as a Christmas gift. So when the day came, the 11-year-old left school a couple of hours early to make sure to get to Manchester Arena on time.

  • Areas outside of arenas becoming a bigger priority

    LONDON (AP) — Even before the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester, England, arena Monday night, the Chicago Cubs were evaluating ways to make the area around Wrigley Field safer.

  • The Latest: Ethiopia’s PM hails Tedros election as WHO chief

    GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the World Health Organization’s new chief (all times local):

  • 4th-seeded Kyrgios beaten by qualifier Kicker in Lyon

    LYON, France (AP) — Fourth-seeded Nick Kyrgios was upset by qualifier Nicolas Kicker in the second round at the Lyon Open on Tuesday, hampering the Australian’s French Open preparations.

  • Madison Keys aiming to kick start her season at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — After a disappointing start to 2017, Madison Keys is ready to kick start her season when the French Open begins on Sunday.

  • Hoffenheim hires former Germany assistant coach Hansi Flick

    SINSHEIM, Germany (AP) — Hoffenheim has appointed former Germany assistant coach Hansi Flick as its managing director.

  • Kei Nishikori eases into Geneva Open quarterfinals

    GENEVA (AP) — Second-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan eased into the Geneva Open quarterfinals, beating Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 6-4, 6-3 on Tuesday.

  • Cup final has lost its ‘glow’ after attack, says Ajax coach

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — The “glow” has been taken off the Europa League final because of the deadly bomb attack in Manchester that killed at least 22 people, Ajax coach Peter Bosz said on Tuesday.