Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America’s Cup races in Bermuda

In this photo provided by the America’s Cup Event Authority, shows Emirates Team New Zealand, left, competing against two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA, right, Saturday, June 17, 2017, in the Great Sound of Bermuda, in Race 1 of the America’s Cup. (Gilles...

Excommunicating mobsters? Vatican eyes new legal doctrine

Pope Francis looks on after his private audience with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, at the Vatican, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (Ettore Ferrari/Pool Photo via AP) VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has long railed against corruption and the mafia, but now the Vatican is...

Mysterious ship crash off Japan leaves 7 US sailors missing

The damage of the right side of the USS Fitzgerald is seen off Shimoda, Shizuoka prefecture, Japan, after the Navy destroyer collided with a merchant ship, Saturday, June 16, 2017. The U.S. Navy says the USS Fitzgerald suffered damage below the water line on its starboard side...

The Latest: Amateur Scheffler plays with poise at US Open

Louis Oosthuizen, of South Africa, chips to the ninth hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Amateur...

New Zealand beats Oracle in America’s Cup opener in Bermuda

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand won Race 1 of the America’s Cup on Saturday, benefiting from an error by skipper Jimmy Spithill of two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA and then surviving a dramatic slowdown. Spithill was...

UK police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze

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Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

Russia’s Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Russia and New Zealand, at the St. Petersburg Stadium, Russia, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) ST. PETERSBURG, Russia...

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

Russia’s Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Russia and New Zealand, at the St. Petersburg Stadium, Russia, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) ST. PETERSBURG, Russia...

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

Russia’s Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Russia and New Zealand, at the St. Petersburg Stadium, Russia, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) ST. PETERSBURG, Russia...

Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

Bill Cosby, left, accompanied by Andrew Wyatt arrives for his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby’s trial on sexual assault charges ended in a...