• Ainslie rebounds to share lead at America’s Cup World Series

    PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — British sailor Sir Ben Ainslie recovered from a fifth-place finish in the first race to win the next two races and tie for the lead Saturday in the America’s Cup World Series.

  • Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, waves goodbye on the podium after the twentieth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 146.5 kilometers (90.7 miles) with start in Megeve and finish in Morzine-Avoriaz, France, Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

    With a 3rd Tour title coming up, Froome turns focus to Rio

    MORZINE, France (AP) — Don’t expect Chris Froome to indulge in big celebrations on the Champs Elysees. After effectively securing a third Tour de France title on Saturday, the Kenyan-born British rider has already turned his focus to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

    Updated: 1:27 pm

  • Great Britain's Mo Farah wins the Men's 5000m  during day 2 of the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, Saturday July 23, 2016. (Paul Harding/PA via AP)

    Farah dominant, Fraser-Pryce sluggish in final pre-Rio races

    LONDON (AP) — Mo Farah cruised to victory in the 5,000 meters and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce fell short in a sluggish sprint on Saturday in contrasting fortunes for the Olympic champions in their final races before heading to Rio de Janeiro.

  • In this Saturday, March 29, 2014 file photo, Manchester United's manager David Moyes applauds supporters after his team's 4-1 win against Aston Villa in their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England. Sunderland says it has hired former Manchester United coach David Moyes as manager, a day after Sam Allardyce left the Premier League club to take charge of England’s national team. Sunderland said in a statement Saturday, July 23, 2016 that 53-year-old Moyes signed a four-year contract with the club, which just avoided relegation last season. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)

    Sunderland hires Moyes to replace Allardyce as manager

    SUNDERLAND, England (AP) — David Moyes was hired to take charge of Sunderland as Sam Allardyce’s successor on Saturday, returning to Premier League management two years after being fired by Manchester United.

    Updated: 3:55 am

  • Sunderland hires David Moyes as manager of the Premier League club

    SUNERLAND, England (AP) — Sunderland hires David Moyes as manager of the Premier League club.

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  • Usain Bolt of Jamaica poses for photographers after he won the men's 200 meter race during the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, Friday, July 22, 2016.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    Bolt return from injury upstaged by 28-year WR being broken

    LONDON (AP) — Usain Bolt looked in fine shape for the Olympics by winning his last race before Rio de Janeiro on his return from injury.

  • Liverpool signs Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum from Newcastle

    LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool has signed midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum from Newcastle in a deal worth a reported 25 million pounds ($33 million).

  • A woman adjusts the Mantle of the Order of the British Empire at an exhibition at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, July 21, 2016. In celebration of Her Majesty's 90th birthday this year, visitors to the Summer Opening of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace will enjoy an unprecedented display of The Queen's outfits, from childhood to the present day, in the special exhibition Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Queen Elizabeth II’s dresses will be displayed at palace

    LONDON (AP) — A wide selection of dresses worn by Queen Elizabeth II since her childhood days will be on display at Buckingham Palace this summer.

  • In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Jennifer Saunders, left, and Joanna Lumley appears in a scene from the film, "Absolutley Fabulous: The Movie." (David Appleby/Fox Searchlight Pictures via AP)

    Q&A: Patsy, Eddie and friend Kate Moss hit the big screen

    LONDON (AP) — Champagne socialites Eddie and Patsy are back onscreen in a movie spin-off of the hugely popular BBC television series “Absolutely Fabulous.” The film comes 24 years after the self-absorbed duo, played by Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, first hit TV screens in 1992. The pair sat down to talk about the transformation to the big screen, convincing supermodel Kate Moss to film in the Thames and the possibility of more movies. The interview has been edited for clarity and brevity: