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  • Qatar offshore rig faces months of repairs after accident

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A newly built Qatari offshore rig will need several months of repairs and maintenance after an accident off the Gulf nation’s coast, its owner said Tuesday. The accident involved…

  • Wimbledon Show Court Schedules

    Wednesday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Play begins at 8 a.m. EDT Centre Court Vasek Pospisil, Canada, vs. Andy Murray (3), Britain Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, vs. Marin Cilic (9),…

  • Wladimir Klitschko to fight Tyson Fury in October

    LONDON (AP) — Promoters say unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will challenge Wladimir Klitschko for his world heavyweight titles in a bout in Germany in October. The 39-year-old Klitschko is the WBA, IBF and WBO…

  • Court records reveal new details from July 4 Metro stabbing

    WASHINGTON — A former congressional intern was punched and stabbed repeatedly before his killer kicked his bloody body as he lay on the floor of a Metro train, court documents released Tuesday say. Jasper Spires,…

  • Wimbledon Road

    At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Men Novak Djokovic (1) First Round — def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Second Round — def. Jarkko Nieminen, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3. Third Round —…

  • The Latest: Women’s semifinal matchups set for Thursday

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 6:48 p.m. With Serena Williams winning on Centre Court, the women’s semifinals at Wimbledon are set. Here’s a look at the matchups on Thursday…

  • Split-colored lobster caught off Maine, 1 in 50 million find

    SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A rare orange-brown split-colored lobster has turned up off the coast of Maine. The Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1CjXCKL ) that the unusual lobster arrived last week at Pine Point Fisherman’s Co-Op…

  • Officials: F-16, small plane collide midair over S. Carolina

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An F-16 fighter jet and a small plane collided Tuesday over South Carolina, raining down plane parts and debris. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the fighter jet…

  • Martin wins 4th stage of Tour and takes overall lead

    CAMBRAI, France (AP) — German rider Tony Martin won the fourth stage of the Tour de France to take the overall lead, while Chris Froome and his main rivals safely came through the treacherous cobblestones…

  • 200 detonators, explosives stolen from French military site

    PARIS (AP) — At least one thief sneaked into a French military munitions compound and made off with a stash of detonators, grenades and explosives, officials said Tuesday, stoking security concerns in a country reeling…

  • The Latest: Pinot out of contention at Tour de France

    CAMBRAI, France (AP) — The latest from the fourth stage of the Tour de France (all times local): ___ 6:54 p.m. Just four days into the Tour de France, Thibaut Pinot is already out of…

  • Israel: UNESCO ‘ignores’ Jewish, Christian ties to Jerusalem

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is criticizing a looming decision on Jerusalem by the U.N.’s cultural agency, saying it ignores Jewish and Christian ties to the biblical city. Several Arab states submitted a draft resolution to…

  • Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

    VIENNA (AP) — Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to…

  • Judge refuses to dismiss murder case against Suge Knight

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Tuesday ruled that Marion “Suge” Knight should stand trial for murder despite the fact that a key witness — one of the men he’s accused of running over…

  • Dangerous conditions slow recovery of body at ice caves

    VERLOT, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say dangerous conditions are making it difficult to recover the body of a 34-year-old woman who died when ice caves partially collapsed in Washington state. Rescue experts say rock and…