• Director Ken Loach, centre, actor Mel Gibson, left and President of the Jury George Miller react after Roach is awarded the Palme d'or for the film I, Daniel Blake, during the awards ceremony at the 69th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    Ken Loach wins Palme d’Or at Cannes for “I, Daniel Blake.”

    PARIS (AP) — Veteran British director Ken Loach won his second Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival Sunday for “I, Daniel Blake” — a stark portrayal of a disabled man’s struggle with the crushing benefits system in northern England.

  • Fans invade the pitch after the Scottish Cup Final soccer match, at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland. Saturday May 21, 2016. (Jeff Holmes /PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

    Sturgeon criticized for not condemning soccer violence

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was criticized by soccer club Rangers on Sunday for failing to condemn the behavior of Hibernian fans after violent scenes marred their Scottish Cup final.

  • England's Jamie Vardy, top, scores past Turkey's goalkeeper Volkan Babakan during their international friendly soccer match at the City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday May 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Kane, Vardy score again to earn England 2-1 win over Turkey

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Harry Kane and Jamie Vardy transferred their scoring form in the Premier League to the international stage Sunday, netting England’s goals in an unconvincing 2-1 victory over Turkey in the teams’ first warmup match ahead of the European Championship.

  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy watches his shot off the 18th tee on day four of the Irish Open at The K Club, County Kildare, Ireland, Sunday May 22, 2016. (Brian Lawless/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

    McIlroy hits eagle to clinch 1st win of season at Irish Open

    STRAFFAN, Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy eagled the final hole to clinch his first victory of the season Sunday at the Irish Open, his home tournament where he’s famously struggled over the years.

  • In this Monday, June 30, 2008 file photo, urine samples from Chinese athletes are recorded upon arriving at China Anti-Doping Agency in Beijing. So far, 31 unidentified athletes in six sports from 12 countries have been caught in retests of samples from the 2008 Beijing Games. Results on tests of 250 samples from the 2012 London Olympics will be known soon.  (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

    How it works: a look at the retests of Olympic drug samples

    GENEVA (AP) — Inside a non-descript concrete building in a Swiss parking lot lies evidence that could take down dozens of Olympic athletes.

  • United players lift the trophy after they won the English FA Cup final soccer match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, May 21, 2016. United won 2-1. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Uncertainty faces Van Gaal despite ending Man United drought

    LONDON (AP) — Louis van Gaal had little time to savor delivering Manchester United’s first trophy since the Alex Ferguson dynasty ended three years ago.

  • Hibernian fans invade the pitch after the Scottish Cup Final soccer match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland. Saturday May 21, 2016. (Jeff Holmes /PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

    Scots crowd disorder as Hibernian ends 114-year cup drought

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Rangers said its players were assaulted on the Hampden Park field by Hibernian fans after the Edinburgh team won the Scottish Cup for the first time in 114 years on Saturday.

  • A Sunday, Nov. 9 , 2014 photo from files showing Inter Milan coach Walter Mazzarri waiting for the start of a Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Hellas verona, at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy. English Premier League team Watford has appointed Walter Mazzarri as its new head coach on a three-year contract, starting July 1. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)

    Watford appoints Mazzarri to replace Sanchez Flores

    WATFORD, England (AP) — English Premier League team Watford on Saturday appointed Walter Mazzarri as its new head coach on a three-year contract, starting July 1.