- Britain, EU at odds over timing of divorce talks
LONDON (AP) — Britain and the EU haven't even begun divorce talks but they are already bickering, as political and economic shockwaves from the British vote spread around the world.Credit rating agency Moody's downgraded the U.K.'s economic outlook from stable to negative, saying Britain faces "a prolonged period of uncertainty ... with negative implications for the country's medium-term growth outlook."
- EU's founding members meet in Berlin over UK vote to leave
BERLIN (AP) — The European Union must heed "the expectations of the people" on issues such as migration and unemployment as it responds to Britain's vote to leave the bloc, Germany's foreign minister said Saturday.Frank-Walter Steinmeier was meeting with top diplomats from the EU's five other founding nations in Berlin for hastily arranged talks following Britain's stunning vote Thursday to leave the union.
- British brace for economic repercussions of EU exit decision
LONDON (AP) — The British were warned for weeks that a vote to leave the European Union would result in economic pain. Now they'll find out whether it will.U.K. financial leaders are scrambling to reassure households, businesses and investors that they can contain the doom and gloom they had predicted in case of a British exit, or Brexit. The pound plunged to its lowest level in over 30 years on Friday, raising concerns about price inflation, and shares in the U.K.'s biggest banks and real estate builders posted double-digit declines as economists predicted the country would fall into recession.
- The Latest: France says British vote echoes across planet
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):10:05 a.m.
- AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's gallery features images of Churchill's silhouette against Parliament, an indigenous Andean New Year's ritual and a sit-in at Congress.
- Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean
DALLAS (AP) — An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at a drug paraphernalia store just 15 hours after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash, according to a lengthy text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press.Defense attorney Bob Hinton's text indicated Manziel's legal team was seeking a plea deal with prosecutors, but suggested that could be tricky.
- Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns follow
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft.The 18-year-old, born in California and raised in Scottsdale, sparked an international-themed parade to the podium Friday night that featured a draft-record 12 Americans selected in the first round. The Finns made a big splash, too, with three of the top five picks.
- Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandal
WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."A statement released by the university Friday night said Baylor and Briles "agreed to terminate their employment relationship." The move was effective immediately.
- Doubling Up: Boudia keeps chase of 2nd gold in perspective
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — David Boudia could spend this summer doubling up on the diving world.He hopes to expand his Olympic medal collection from two to four, wants to come home from Rio with two golds instead of one and could become the first American male diver since Greg Louganis to complete the rare feat of winning the 10-meter title in consecutive Olympiads.
- Experts: weak launch in Britain for DraftKings
BOSTON (AP) — A bid to grow daily fantasy sports overseas doesn't appear to be gaining much traction as the industry fights for survival on its home front.Gambling analysts say DraftKings, the industry's second largest company, has struggled to break into Great Britain's well established sports betting industry since it launched to fanfare in February.