- Japan beats Samoa 26-5 to keep RWC quarterfinal hopes alive Updated: Oct-03-15 3:57 pm
MILTON KEYNES, England - Japan kept alive its chances of reaching the Rugby World Cup quarterfinals with a comprehensive 26-5 win against Samoa in their Pool B match on Saturday.
- Springboks' power sets up 34-16 win over Scotland at RWC Updated: Oct-03-15 3:56 pm
NEWCASTLE, England - It seems the loss to Japan was just a blip for the Springboks, after all.
- Mourinho raises prospect of being fired after 4th loss in 8 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:24 pm
Defending champion Chelsea fell to its fourth loss of the Premier League season on Saturday, leaving Jose Mourinho talking about the possibility of being fired.
- Chelsea crashes to fourth loss of title defense Updated: Oct-03-15 3:06 pm
LONDON - Chelsea's troubled season took another turn for the worse on Saturday when Southampton inflicted a fourth loss in eight games of Jose Mourinho's Premier League title defense.
- Former UK Treasury secretary Denis Healey dies at 98 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:00 pm
LONDON - Decorated World War II military hero and former British Treasury chief Denis Healey has died after a long career in British politics. He was 98.
- Watford draws 1-1 at Bournemouth in Premier League Updated: Oct-03-15 12:52 pm
BOURNEMOUTH, England - Watford had both goalkeepers to thank for a point after Artur Boruc's mistake and penalty save from Heurelho Gomes helped earn the visitors a 1-1 draw at Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday.
- Stoke wins 1-0 at Aston Villa in Premier League Updated: Oct-03-15 12:51 pm
BIRMINGHAM, England - Stoke won a Premier League match away from home for the first time since February as midfielder Marko Arnautovic scored in a 1-0 victory against Aston Villa on Saturday.
- Aguero nets 5 goals as Man City beats Newcastle 6-1 Updated: Oct-03-15 12:35 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Sergio Aguero scored five goals in a 20-minute spell as Manchester City used a second-half onslaught to beat Newcastle 6-1 Saturday and provisionally reclaim top spot in the Premier League.
- Vardy helps Leicester beat Norwich 2-1 in Premier League Updated: Oct-03-15 12:16 pm
NORWICH, England - Jamie Vardy scored his seventh Premier League goal of the season Saturday to help give Leicester a 2-1 away win at Norwich.
- West Ham rescues 2-2 draw at 10-man Sunderland Updated: Oct-03-15 12:02 pm
SUNDERLAND, England - Sunderland winger Jeremain Lens scored and was then sent off as West Ham rescued a 2-2 draw Saturday in the Premier League.
- Jets' Lattimore doubtful, Reilly upgraded to questionable Updated: Oct-03-15 11:32 am
LONDON - New York Jets backup linebacker Jamari Lattimore is being evaluated for a concussion and is listed as doubtful to play in the team's game against the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium.
- Palace beats West Brom 2-0 to move 3rd in Premier League Updated: Oct-03-15 9:44 am
LONDON - Crystal Palace moved provisionally third in the Premier League on Saturday with a dominant 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion, which fell to its first away defeat of the season.
- Migrants disrupt train traffic between France and England Updated: Oct-03-15 8:45 am
PARIS - Rail travelers between Britain and France have been warned of delays of up to three hours after a large group of migrants got on to tracks overnight in the French port city of Calais.
- New Zealand beats Georgia 43-10, advances at Rugby World Cup Updated: Oct-02-15 6:06 pm
CARDIFF, Wales - New Zealand ran in seven tries, dispatched Georgia 43-10 for a third straight pool win, and became the first team to qualify for the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup.
- Dolphins' Albert doubtful, Sims out vs. Jets in London Updated: Oct-02-15 2:14 pm
- Talk surrounding NFL game in London is about toilet paper Updated: Oct-02-15 1:11 pm
LONDON - Call it the Toilet Bowl.
- Sam Smith's 007 theme is first Bond song to top UK charts Updated: Oct-02-15 1:10 pm
LONDON - Sam Smith's 007 theme has gone straight to No. 1 - the first James Bond song to top the U.K. singles chart.
- Environmentalist Zac Goldsmith to run for mayor of London Updated: Oct-02-15 12:34 pm
LONDON - The contest for London mayor will pit a former Labour government minister against a wealthy Conservative environmentalist.
- The Latest: Hungary to close reception center in Debrecen Updated: Oct-02-15 11:43 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary - The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local.
- UK fraudster who faked coma to avoid trial is jailed Updated: Oct-02-15 11:20 am
LONDON - A British fraudster who faked a coma to avoid prosecution has been jailed for obstructing justice.
- Diego Costa left out of Spain squad for Euro 2016 qualifiers Updated: Oct-02-15 10:16 am
MADRID - Spain coach Vicente del Bosque on Friday left Diego Costa out of the squad for the team's last two qualifying matches for next year's European Championship.
- Doctor in Mourinho dispute criticizes FA over sexism cases Updated: Oct-02-15 10:11 am
The English Football Association is failing to tackle sexism and making life difficult for women, former Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro said Friday as she broke almost two months of silence on a dispute with manager Jose Mourinho that has engulfed the club.
- UK teen in Australia terror plot jailed for at least 5 years Updated: Oct-02-15 10:09 am
LONDON - A 15-year-old British boy was sentenced Friday to at least five years in custody for organizing a terrorist plot to kill police officers in Australia.
- Britain seeks NFL franchise in London within 5 years Updated: Oct-02-15 9:32 am
LONDON - Britain's treasury chief pushed his case Friday for placing a permanent NFL franchise in London, saying he hoped the league would move a team to the capital within the next five years.
- Wenger irate with critics, threatens media with walk-out Updated: Oct-02-15 6:28 am
LONDON - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger dismissed continued criticism of his team selection as "very, very, very, very boring" and threatened to walk out of a news conference Friday when questioned about Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.