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MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday marked the fifth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine by visiting the Black Sea peninsula.

Putin began his trip by attending the launch of new power plants in Crimea, part of...Read more

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's space agency said Monday that its Hayabusa2 spacecraft will follow up last month's touchdown on a distant asteroid with another risky mission — dropping an explosive on the asteroid to make a crater and then collect underground samples for possible...Read more

The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds.

Putting three teams in the Final Four is a different matter.

The last time one league had three teams in the national semifinals was 1985, the year...Read more

It's going to take more than a busted sneaker to stop Zion Williamson.

The way he's going, he might not be done until he's cutting down nets at the Final Four.

Impressed by how Duke is playing with college basketball's best player...Read more

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — They came together as one, more than 1,000 students from rival Christchurch schools and different religions, joining voices to honor the 50 lives lost in a massacre that has deeply wounded the cozy New Zealand city.

In a...Read more

UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police were hunting down a suspect after a shooting Monday on a tram in the central city of Utrecht that left one person dead and multiple people injured.

Authorities immediately raised the terror alert for the area to...Read more

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Shares in Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank rose on Monday after the two said they were in merger talks, but that didn't stop people from questioning what a merger would accomplish.

Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest bank, and...Read more

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on the mosque shootings in New Zealand (all times local):

1 a.m.

The top cleric in the Muslim World League is traveling to New Zealand to pray for the victims of an attack on two mosques...Read more

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on a shooting in a tram in the Netherlands (all times local):

1:15 p.m.

Heavily armed anti-terror officers have gathered in front of an apartment block close to the scene of a deadly shooting...Read more

TOKYO (AP) — European shares were mixed by midday while Asian markets closed higher on Monday as investors awaited signs the U.S. and China could be making progress in negotiations on resolving the trade war between the two biggest economies.

France's...Read more