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Atletico wins Spanish title with 1-1 tie at Barca

Atletico’s Diego Godin from Uruguay, left celebrates with team mates after scoring his side’s first goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP...
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Fans honor Dennis Hopper at ‘Easy Rider’ festival

FILE – A July 10, 1991 photo shows actor Dennis Hopper. To celebrate the legacy of Dennis Hopper and his iconic counterculture film “Easy Rider,” motorcyclists and movie fanatics from as far away as Canada have traveled to northern New Mexico. They’re...
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CANNES WATCH: Hayek stands out with dress, message

Actress Salma Hayek holds up a sign reading “bring back our girls”, part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as she arrives for the screening of Saint-Laurent at...
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Powerful Turkish film “Winter Sleep” wows Cannes

Actor Haluk Bilginer during a press conference for Winter Sleep at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) Actor Haluk Bilginer during a press conference for Winter Sleep at the 67th international film...
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Prep Track: Riverdale’s Pever has memorable NCC meet

NORTH ROBINSON — Friday’s North Central Conference meet was a day to remember for Riverdale’s Chad Pever. Pever won the high jump and was on a pair of winning relays for the Falcons as he led the way for area individuals in the final North Central Conference track meet at Colonel...

Libyan military bans Benghazi flights after attack

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya’s military banned flights Saturday over the eastern city of Benghazi, a day after troops loyal to a rogue general attacked Islamist militias in violence that killed 36 people, authorities said. The North African nation’s weak...
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LeRoy Neiman baseball art sells for $491,748

This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions, shows a baseball decorated by sports artist LeRoy Neiman in 1992 depicting Marilyn Monroe and signed by Joe DiMaggio, who was briefly married to the Monroe. It is from the collection of bank marketing executive, which will be...
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Q&A: Baruchel says he lucked out with ‘Dragon’

Actor Jay Baruchel poses for photographers during a photo call for How to Train Your Dragon 2 at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) Actor Jay Baruchel poses for photographers during a photo call for How...
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Turkey mine search ends; last of 301 bodies found

Miner Erdal Bicak, center, speaks to journalists as he joined fellow miners and their family members to commemorate the Soma mine accident victims and protest the government’s labor policy in Savastepe , Turkey, late Friday, May 16, 2014. Public anger has surged in the wake...

Trader appeals to French leader as jail looms

PARIS (AP) — A rogue trader facing three years in prison for one of the biggest trading frauds in history is appealing to the French president. Jerome Kerviel, who almost took down his bank, Societe Generale, with 4.9 billion euros in losses, has been on a months-long...