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LEICESTER, England | The Latest: AP Source: Leicester owner among 5 on helicopter

LEICESTER, England  — The Latest on the helicopter crash at English soccer club Leicester City (all times local): 6:05 p.m. A person with knowledge of the situation says the Thai owner of English Premier League club Leicester was on a helicopter that crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking off from the soccer field … Continue reading LEICESTER, England | The Latest: AP Source: Leicester owner among 5 on helicopter

NEW YORK | AP source: Mets, agent Van Wagenen getting closer to GM deal

NEW YORK — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press the New York Mets and Brodie Van Wagenen are getting closer to completing a deal that would make the high-profile agent the team’s next general manager. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Saturday night because negotiations were ongoing. … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP source: Mets, agent Van Wagenen getting closer to GM deal

AP source: FIFA proposes annual Club World Cup

A person with knowledge of the talks tells The Associated Press FIFA President Gianni Infantino is doubling down on his Club World Cup plans with a proposal for an annual tournament despite European soccer’s resistance to any competition that challenges the supremacy of the Champions League. The revised proposal amends an initial plan to play … Continue reading AP source: FIFA proposes annual Club World Cup

AP source: NBA investigating Lakers-Rockets dustup

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the NBA is working to determine what prompted the altercation that led to the ejections of Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo and Brandon Ingram from Saturday night’s game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets. The person spoke to the AP on condition … Continue reading AP source: NBA investigating Lakers-Rockets dustup

SCHOHARIE, N.Y | AP source: Tourist-spot crash kills 18 in limo, 2 bystanders

SCHOHARIE, N.Y  — A crash involving a limousine at an upstate New York tourist spot killed 20 people, officials said Sunday. A person with knowledge of the investigation told The Associated Press that 18 of the victims were in the limo and two were bystanders. The person was not authorized to discuss the preliminary information … Continue reading SCHOHARIE, N.Y | AP source: Tourist-spot crash kills 18 in limo, 2 bystanders

Cases pitting Trump against blue states will test Kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court has put a spotlight on the dozens of federal cases pitting the Trump administration against Democratic-leaning states, on issues including auto emission standards, immigration and a free-flowing internet. He lashed out against “left-wing opposition groups” and others during the recent Senate hearing over a high school-era sexual … Continue reading Cases pitting Trump against blue states will test Kavanaugh