WIMBLEDON ’17: Could anyone end the Big 4’s title streak?

FILE – Clockwise from top left are file photos showing Rafael Nadal biting the Wimbledon men’s singles trophy after defeating Tomas Berdych on July 4, 2010; Novak Djokovic kissing the Wimbledon men’s singles trophy after defeating Roger Federer on July 12, 2015;...

UK government to rule on Sky merger

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s culture secretary will rule Thursday on whether Twenty-First Century Fox can take full control of the Sky pay television and broadband network in an 11.7 billion pound ($15.2 billion) deal critics say would give Rupert Murdoch too much power in...

Pop superstar Adele hints '25' tour is her last

LONDON (AP) — Pop superstar Adele has hinted that her current tour for Grammy-winning album “25” will be her last. The 29-year-old included a signed, handwritten note in the program for her Wednesday night show at Wembley Stadium in London stating, “I...

Dozens in Colorado accused of trafficking pot outside state

In this undated pressboard released by the Colorado Attorney General’s Office shows dozens of Coloradans accused of running a marijuana trafficking ring. Colorado officials announced Wednesday, June 28, 2017, that they have busted a mammoth marijuana trafficking ring that...

US economic growth in Q1 upgraded to 1.4 percent

In this Thursday, May 4, 2017, photo, construction workers work on site of an apartment high rise in Miami. On Thursday, June 29, 2017, the Commerce Department issues the final estimate of how the U.S. economy performed in the January-March quarter. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)...

Merkel before G20: Paris accord irreversible, not negotiable

AP Photo/Markus Schreiber BERLIN (AP) — Europe is “more determined than ever” to make the Paris climate accord a success, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday, and insisted that the deal is not negotiable while predicting difficult talks on the issue at...

Widows of Nigerian activists launch civil case against Shell

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The widows of four activists executed 22 years ago in Nigeria are launching a civil action in the Netherlands, alleging complicity by oil giant Shell in their husbands’ deaths. Human rights organization Amnesty International said Thursday...

Western 'Buster Scruggs' to begin filming in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A series of feature-length Westerns backed by the Coen Brothers and Annapurna Pictures will begin filming in northern New Mexico in July. The New Mexico Film Office says work on “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” will run through September....

Police: Man cited for keeping wild deer in New York house

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has been cited for keeping a wild deer on the second floor of his home. State Department of Environmental Conservation Officer Jerry Kinney says his office received a complaint that a neighbor was harboring a wild animal in his...

Limits on travel to US issued after Supreme Court ruling

Sudanese activist Tayeb Ibrahim, who had worked to expose Sudanese abuses in the volatile South Kordofan province and hopes to see family living in the U.S. state of Iowa, watches television with his son Mohammed, in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Dozens of Sudanese...