- Warren eagles 1st extra hole to reach match play semifinals Updated: Aug-01-15 2:59 pm
ABERDEEN, Scotland - Marc Warren of Scotland holed an approach shot from 59 yards for eagle on the 19th to beat Tyrrell Hatton in an action-packed quarterfinal at the Paul Lawrie Match Play on Saturday.
- Ko shares lead at Women's British Open on major debut Updated: Aug-01-15 2:39 pm
TURNBERRY, Scotland - There's a Ko atop the leaderboard after three rounds of the Women's British Open.
- Protesters inhale laughing gas outside UK Parliament Updated: Aug-01-15 12:53 pm
LONDON - Dozens of giggling demonstrators have inhaled laughing gas outside Britain's Parliament to protest government plans to ban it and other "legal highs."
- Pilot killed in display plane crash at festival in England Updated: Aug-01-15 12:37 pm
LONDON - An aerobatic stunt plane plummeted to the ground during a routine at a car and music festival in northwest England Saturday, killing the pilot.
- UK police confirm 3 bin Ladens killed in England plane crash Updated: Aug-01-15 11:04 am
LONDON - Three relatives of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed when a private jet crashed on landing in southern England, British police confirmed Saturday.
- Ex-coach rejoins Oklahoma City soccer team after acquittal Updated: Jul-31-15 6:29 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A former Oklahoma City soccer coach who was accused in the death of an off-duty police officer in England plans to rejoin the organization after he was cleared of all charges.
- 4 killed when executive jet crashes at England airfield Updated: Jul-31-15 2:40 pm
LONDON - An executive jet crashed onto a car auction center and burst into flames while trying to land at an airport in southern England Friday, killing all four people aboard, police said.
- Man City loan out Jovetic, Liverpool sells Lambert Updated: Jul-31-15 2:18 pm
LONDON - Manchester City loaned Stevan Jovetic to Inter Milan and Liverpool sold Rickie Lambert to West Bromwich Albion on Friday, a week before the start of the new Premier League season.
- Litvinenko widow accuses Putin of ordering husband killing Updated: Jul-31-15 12:31 pm
LONDON - Nine years after former KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko drank radioactive tea at a London hotel, an inquiry into his death ended Friday with his widow claiming President Vladimir Putin ordered the killing - and Moscow accusing Britain of politicizing the probe.
- UN Ebola mission winds down, WHO takes reins in West Africa Updated: Jul-31-15 12:17 pm
- UK grants Ai Weiwei 6-month visa, apologizes for mixup Updated: Jul-31-15 12:09 pm
LONDON - Britain performed an about-face Friday and granted a six-month visa to dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, apologizing for rejecting his application over an alleged criminal conviction.
- US philanthropist to offer backing for Oxford lion project Updated: Jul-31-15 11:56 am
LONDON - A pair of U.S. philanthropists with a passion for wild cats pledged Friday to match new donations to Oxford University's Wildlife Conservation Unit - the researchers who were tracking the movements of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.
- Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa Updated: Jul-31-15 11:44 am
LONDON - An experimental Ebola vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea seems to work and might help shut down the waning epidemic in West Africa, according to interim results from a study published Friday.
- UK leader pledges to send help to France to control migrants Updated: Jul-31-15 8:22 am
LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron offered Friday to send sniffer dogs and fencing to help control the surge in migrants trying to cross into Britain, pledging to work closely with French authorities to get a grip on the crisis.
- Lloyds bank first half net income up 15 percent Updated: Jul-31-15 4:38 am
LONDON - Lloyds Banking Group says first-half net income rose 18 percent to 677 million pounds ($1.05 billion) as the government-backed bank accelerated its recovery from the financial crisis.
- Dig returns to artifact-rich Colonial American site in NY Updated: Jul-31-15 3:12 am
LAKE GEORGE, New York - An archaeological project has returned to an artifact-rich state park in the southern Adirondacks on what was the focal point of the warring British and French empires more than 250 years ago.
- Lawrie advances in own match play tournament Updated: Jul-30-15 3:47 pm
ABERDEEN, Scotland - Former British Open champion Paul Lawrie advanced to the last 32 of the European Tour match play event he is hosting in northern Scotland with a 5-and-4 victory over Romain Wattel on Thursday.
- Britain limits Ai Weiwei's visit due to alleged conviction Updated: Jul-30-15 2:51 pm
BEIJING - Britain has denied Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei a six-month business visa to attend a London exhibition of his work, saying he failed to disclose that he has a criminal conviction - a claim that the artist and his attorney dispute.
- Trump turns golf trip into extension of campaign trail Updated: Jul-30-15 1:55 pm
TURNBERRY, Scotland - Donald Trump turned a brief trip to a golf tournament in Scotland into an extension of his presidential campaign trail when he attended the Women's British Open at his plush Turnberry resort on Thursday.
- Royal Bank of Scotland reports rise in 2nd quarter profits Updated: Jul-30-15 11:26 am
LONDON - Second-quarter profit at taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland rose 27 percent, it announced Thursday, but warned the cost of past scandals may continue to weigh on earnings.
- Shell to cut jobs to cope with long period of cheap oil Updated: Jul-30-15 7:01 am
LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell announced deep cuts to jobs and investment on Thursday as the global energy giant prepares for a prolonged period of low oil prices.
- Ex-'Top Gear' trio to host new car show for Amazon Prime Updated: Jul-30-15 6:55 am
LONDON - The former hosts of the BBC's popular "Top Gear" program, who left amid scandal over an off-set dustup, have signed up to present a new car show for broadcaster Amazon Prime.
- Keaten appointment AP chief correspondent in Switzerland Updated: Jul-30-15 6:55 am
LONDON - Jamey Keaten, a reporter in the Paris office of The Associated Press, has been named chief correspondent for Switzerland.
- Drug firm AstraZeneca reports slide in earnings Updated: Jul-30-15 4:10 am
LONDON - Anglo-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca says second-quarter net income fell 12 percent to $697 million as competition from generic drug companies reduced sales.
- Madeleine McCann ruled out as girl found dead in Australia Updated: Jul-30-15 12:38 am
ADELAIDE, Australia - The decomposed remains of a young girl found in a suitcase dumped in Australia do not belong to missing British girl Madeleine McCann, police say.