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Winger Angel Di Maria returned to Argentina's lineup for the Copa America final against defending champion Chile on Sunday night after recovering from an adductor muscle injury sustained in a group stage match against Panama on June 10

An Israeli official says the government has reached a reconciliation deal with Turkey to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers

Jose Reyes received a warm welcome from fans and played errorless defense at a new position in his first minor league game since rejoining the New York Mets

Conor Gillaspie hit a game-ending RBI double with one out in the ninth inning to lift San Francisco past the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Sunday and give manager Bruce Bochy his 800th win with the Giants

Pope Francis says gays _ and other people marginalized by the church like the poor and the exploited _ deserve an apology

Rainbow flags were held high along with portraits of the dead as thousands of people marched Sunday in gay pride parades tempered by this month's massacre at a Florida gay nightclub

Pat Summitt's family said Sunday that the last few days have been difficult for the former Tennessee women's basketball coach as her Alzheimer's disease progresses

A massive container ship makes an inaugural passage through the Panama's newly expanded canal, formally launching the Central American nation's multibillion-dollar bet on a bright economic future despite tough times for global shipping

With NHL draft out of the way, teams focus attention on what Sabres GM Tim Murray refers to as free-agency's potential "Big Fish" in Tampa Bay captain Steven Stamkos

Tony Stewart snaps 84-race losing streak with a victory on the road course at Sonoma Raceway

As West Virginians continued cleaning up and surveying flood damage in a state so devastated that one said her community "smelled like death," residents braced for the prospect of more rain

Authorities will provide more information about a fire burning near Pine Valley, Utah, during a community meeting

Spain's repeat election has failed to clarify the political future of the European Union's fifth-largest economy, as another inconclusive ballot compelled political leaders to resume six months of negotiations on who should form a government

Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley III won his home Quicken Loans National on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, shooting a 2-under 69 at Congressional for a three-stroke victory

Jurgen Klinsmann thinks a fourth-place finish in the Copa America was a step in the right direction

Mariano Rajoy, leader of the Popular Party and Spain's incumbent prime minister, says he demands "the right to govern," even though his general election win left him short of a majority in Parliament

At least seven people were stabbed Sunday when members of right-wing extremists groups that planned to hold a rally outside the California state Capitol building in Sacramento clashed with counter-protesters, authorities said

Police still haven't made any arrests in connection with the suspected gang-related shootings that left two people dead and several injured during an unauthorized party at a hip-hop dance studio in Texas

Jose Fernandez delivered another gem at Marlins Park, allowing one run in seven innings and striking out 13 to help Miami beat the faltering Chicago Cubs, 6-1

Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon doesn't expect Monday's game against Spain to be his last even if the team is eliminated from the European Championship

There were new songs for England football supporters at the European Championship, with the Brexit backers in the supporter base celebrating Britain's EU seismic referendum result

Britain's shocking decision to remove itself from the European Union brought more turmoil as Scotland's leader threatened to block the move and the Labour Party's leader veered dangerously close to losing his post

A top International Olympic Committee official says it's unclear if the suspended anti-doping laboratory for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics can be re-opened before the games start in just under six weeks

Pole-sitter Will Power picks up his second IndyCar series victory of the year, holding off Tony Kanaan's last-lap surge at Road America

Greek police report that five people have been arrested in two separate operations in the Greek city of Thessaloniki for planning to assist a total of 53 migrants in illegally crossing Greece's northern border with Macedonia

Spain is pledging to stick to its acclaimed passing game to try to break through Italy's equally acclaimed tough defense in the round of 16 of the European Championship

The College World Series championship comes down to two teams that were not expected to even make it to Omaha, let alone the finals

The Reds have formally retired Pete Rose's No. 14, capping a big weekend for baseball's hits king

Pope Francis is calling for the European Union to come up with creative new ways to stay together following Britain's planned exit, saying it's clear "something isn't working in this unwieldy union."

Pope Francis defended his use of the term "genocide" to describe the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians, saying that's how he has always referred to the massacre, he didn't mean anything offensive and it would have been "very strange" to have avoided it

A ravenous and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 200 homes and other buildings, though firefighters said Sunday that light winds were helping contain the blaze

Britain's vote to leave the European Union could mean profound changes for the country's most successful sporting export if continental players can no longer easily join Premier League clubs

NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has become the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of Cuba

A representative for U.S. rapper 50 Cent says he's paid a fine and is on his way home after he and a member of his entourage were detained in St. Kitts and Nevis for using "indecent language" during a performance at a music festival

Germany's defense minister wants to visit a Turkish base where German troops are stationed _ an announcement that comes days after a German deputy defense minister and lawmakers were denied a visit there by Turkey

40 years after Argentina's coup, 'stolen babies' seek truth and face personal ghosts

'Finding Dory' overwhelms the sputtering sequel 'Independence Day: Resurgence' with a commanding $73.2 million in second week

Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities are evacuating residents and tourists from a resort in the Mediterranean province of Antalya that is threatened by a forest fire

Andy Murray and Ivan Lendl are again part of the star-star coaching pairings at Wimbledon

Nurses have ended their seven-day strike against five Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis area as expected, but there is little apparent progress toward a new contract for the 4,800 union members

A senior Iraqi military commander has declared the city of Fallujah to be "fully liberated" from the Islamic State group, giving a major boost to the country's security and political leadership in its fight against the extremists

Chase Kalisz qualified fastest in the 400-meter individual medley preliminaries Sunday at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials with Ryan Lochte trying to shake off the cobwebs on the meet's first day

Police in Istanbul used tear gas and detained activists who gathered to mark gay pride week after authorities banned their rally in the city

Lanvin's Lucas Ossendrijver celebrated one glorious decade as the storied Parisian house's menswear designer in a highly-anticipated show that saw the Palais de Tokyo venue bursting at the seams with guests

The last time top-ranked Serena Williams won a Grand Slam was at Wimbledon a year ago, but the 21-time major champion appeared unconcerned about defending her title on the eve of the tournament

A hearing will be held in suburban Minneapolis about the procedures for determining who stands to inherit part of Prince's estate

Police say an officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for saying he had died of his injuries

Republicans sprint to shape up Trump's presidential campaign before the party's national convention in three weeks

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world

An auction to raise money for the victims of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has pulled in more than $100,000

A Somali Cabinet minister is among the 15 killed in an Islamic extremist attack on a hotel in Somalia's capital, police say

The street version of fentanyl blamed in the deaths of thousands of Americans is also threatening police officers, forcing changes in long-standing basics of drug investigations, from confiscations to testing to undercover operations

An Ohio school district is nearing completion on its newly renovated John Legend Theater, and officials are trying to determine how it will be shared with the community

About 18,000 customers in West Virginia remain without electricity three days after devastating floods

Italian police say they have captured a convicted 'ndrangheta mob boss in his bed in a countryside hideout after 20 years on the run

A prominent German lawmaker was temporarily detained at a gay street parade in Istanbul

A strong earthquake has hit southern Kyrgyzstan, but emergency officials say there are no immediate reports of any damage or injuries in the Central Asian nation

Prince received a tribute from Madonna and Stevie Wonder last month, but the late singer is getting another honor at the BET Awards, this time with Sheila E., D'Angelo, The Roots, Janelle Monae and Wonder

Up to 30 migrants from Africa have reached the Spanish border town of Melilla after climbing the fence that separates the European country from neighboring Morocco in North Africa

Jack Miller of Australia won his first MotoGP race Sunday, triumphing in treacherous conditions of a restarted race in Assen after torrential rain forced the riders off the track after 14 laps

Historian and associate university professor Gudni Johannesson has declared victory in the Icelandic election in early results, beating a field of eight others, having secured some 39 percent of the votes

A graphic video has emerged showing the killing of five Syrian media activists captured by the Islamic State group last year

The Supreme Court is set to close out its current term with opinions Monday in three remaining cases after a flurry of decisions last week

China has recovered an experimental probe launched aboard a new generation rocket, marking another milestone in its increasingly ambitious space program that envisions a mission to Mars by the end of the decade

Stocks tumbled in the Middle East on Sunday, the first day of trading since Britain voted to leave the European Union

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is urging Britain and the EU to manage their divorce responsibly for the sake of global markets and citizens

The news of the U.K. vote to quit the European Union is leaving British expatriates filled with fear about their future

AP PHOTOS: Good luck charms, religious mementos, family pictures _ Iraqi soldiers show the things they carry that keep them alive and fighting in battle against Islamic State group

A police official says 14 people have been killed in a clash over land in central Mali

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will hit the road alongside music icon Billy Joel in a statewide motorcycle ride to raise awareness about breast cancer

Britain's decision to exit the European Union puts German Chancellor Angela Merkel at center stage as the bloc seeks to preserve its unity and win back skeptical voters across the continent

A Jerusalem court has sentenced to life in prison a radical ultra-Orthodox Israeli Jew who fatally stabbed a teenage girl at a gay pride parade last year

Australia's prime minister has used his official campaign launch to warn against a change of government during the ongoing economic fallout from Britain's decision to leave the European Union

Another year, another final for Lionel Messi and Argentina

British Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has sacked his shadow foreign secretary amid a dispute over his leadership in the aftermath of Britain's vote to leave the European Union

LEADING OFF: Strasburg scratched, Nats aim to end 7-game rut, Tigers try again to beat Indians, Rose gets No. 14 retired, Reyes debuts for Brooklyn Cyclones

A Kuwaiti mosque hit by an Islamic State suicide bomber a year ago has reopened, though people still fear sectarianism and future attacks

Blood stained the outside of Studio 74 hip hop dance studio and broken glass from a trophy case covered the floor on Saturday morning after a suspected gang-related shooting at an unauthorized party killed two people and injured at least five others

Hundreds of thousands of European Union workers in Britain are fearful and confused over what happens next as their adoptive country begins the long process of unwinding its many ties to continental Europe

Some 25 million Spaniards are voting in a general election Sunday, just six months after a last unsuccessful attempt to pick a new government

The British were warned for weeks that voting to leave the European Union would result in economic pain _ now they'll find out whether it will

A boat that may have been hit by a wave capsized off the backside of Santa Catalina Island, killing three men, authorities said

The British were warned for weeks that voting to leave the European Union would result in economic pain _ now they'll find out whether it will

Sam Mikulak, Jake Dalton and John Orozco are heading back to the Olympics

Authorities may have found human remains Saturday within a voracious wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and burned 150 homes

Some 25 million Spaniards are voting in a general election Sunday, just six months after a last unsuccessful attempt to pick a new government

Carlos Bacca beat goalkeeper Tim Howard by sliding to poke in a headed cross in the 31st minute, and the United States finished fourth in the Copa America with a 1-0 defeat against Colombia on Saturday night

The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over

Tyler Chadwick homers and doubled, Alex Cunningham pitches 6 1/3 solid innings, and surprising Coastal Carolina reaches the College World Series finals with a 7-5 victory over TCU

Keith Thurman defended his WBA welterweight title Saturday night with a brutal 12-round unanimous decision over Shawn Porter

Pope Francis is wrapping up his visit to Armenia with a liturgy in the Apostolic cathedral celebrated by his Orthodox hosts and a visit to Armenia's closed border with Turkey amid new tensions with Ankara over his recognition of the 1915 "genocide."

The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over

A boat that may have been hit by a wave capsized off the backside of Santa Catalina Island on Saturday, killing three men

Bobby Dalbec pitched seven innings of four-hit ball and Zach Gibbons drove in three runs, leading Arizona to a 5-1 win over Oklahoma State and moving the Wildcats into the College World Series finals

Blood stained the outside of Studio 74 hip hop dance studio and broken glass from a trophy case covered the floor on Saturday morning after a suspected gang-related shooting at an unauthorized party killed two people and injured at least five others

Authorities may have found human remains within a central California wildfire that has claimed two lives and destroyed 150 homes

Kristian Ipsen and Michael Hixon earned spots on a U.S. Olympic diving team that will not include Troy Dumais

Justin Bour and Giancarlo Stanton each drove in three runs, Paul Clemens got his first big league win in more than three years and the Miami Marlins erased an early deficit to beat the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Saturday.

Conservative columnist George Will parts ways with the Republican Party because of its support of Donald Trump

Top-ranked Lydia Ko eagled the par-5 18th to tie the course record at 9-under 62 and take a share of the second-round lead Saturday in the LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship