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  • Tunisia imposes state of emergency after deadly beach attack

    TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s president declared a state of emergency on Saturday in response to a second deadly attack on foreigners in three months, saying the country is “not safe” and risks collapse from…

  • America celebrates July 4 with parades, hot dogs, cold beer

    The United States marks 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday as it celebrates the Fourth of July with parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies, eating contests and music. Here are some highlights and lowlights of…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Viktor Troicki (22), Serbia, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3.…

  • Excommunicated founder of Mormon women’s group steps down

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The founder of a Mormon women’s group who was excommunicated last year is stepping down from the organization. Kate Kelly resigned earlier this week form the executive board of Ordain…

  • Presidential candidates campaign in July Fourth parades

    AMHERST, N.H. (AP) — Alongside the patriotic music and waving flags Saturday in parades across Iowa and New Hampshire were clear reminders of a presidential race coming up next year: Red balloons promoting “Jeb! 2016,”…

  • A year on, children caught on border struggle to stay, adapt

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — At 1-year-old, a wide-eyed, restless Joshua Tinoco faces the prospect of deportation to his native Honduras, one of tens of thousands of children who arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border last year.…

  • Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

    NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey “Jaws” Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut’s bid…

  • Girl killed after being struck by jumping sturgeon in boat

    LAKE CITY, Fla. (AP) — A 5-year-old Florida girl riding in a boat has died after a sturgeon leaped from the Suwannee River and struck her. Wildlife officials said Jaylon Rippy died after being struck…

  • Train service ramping up to take crowds to National Mall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Metro is increasing train service to help people get to the National Mall to see the fireworks. Metro says trains are running on a Saturday schedule, but starting at about 2 p.m.…

  • Man stabbed at NoMa Metro station

    WASHINGTON — D.C. police detectives are investigating a stabbing at the NoMa metro station this afternoon that left a man unconscious. Homicide detectives are on the scene, although the condition of the victim is unclear. D.C.…

  • Panama too drops out of Trump’s Miss Universe pageant

    PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump’s comments about immigrants. The Miss Panama Organization and the Telemetro…

  • AP Exclusive: CONMEBOL head says ‘we need total change’

    SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The president of CONMEBOL says it needs “total and absolute change” after becoming engulfed in the FIFA corruption scandal. Juan Angel Napout said on Saturday in an exclusive interview with The…

  • Roger Federer-Break Points Saved

    Break points saved by Roger Federer since he last lost serve in the first round of the Gerry Weber Open (Halle): Halle 2R-Ernests Gulbis 2-2 QF-Florian Mayer 0-0 SF-Ivo Karlovic 1-1 F-Andreas Seppi 4-4 Wimbledon…

  • A family divided: Emotions run high ahead of Greek vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Dimitris is voting “yes” because he fears Greece would be in danger if it leaves the European Union. His daughter Alexandra is voting “no” because she is tired of richer European…

  • Draft accords of sanctions relief at Iran nuke talks in hand

    VIENNA (AP) — World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on Iran’s nuclear program, advancing on…