Man seized in Scotland not French fugitive murder suspect
PARIS (AP) — French police say a man was mistakenly arrested in Scotland on suspicion he was a French fugitive accused of killing his wife and four children eight years ago.
Scotland arrests possible fugitive in French family killing
PARIS (AP) — Police say a man believed to be a French fugitive accused of killing his wife and four children was arrested in Scotland after eight years on the run.
Draw for UEFA Women’s Champions League round of 16
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Monday's draw for the round of 16 of the UEFA Women's Champions League:
Former Netherlands defender Fernando Ricksen dies at 43
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Fernando Ricksen, a former Netherlands national team defender, has died after a six-year battle with motor neurone disease. He was 43.
UK says it has been nominated to host 2020 climate summit
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Kingdom says it has received international backing to jointly host a major U.N. climate summit in late 2020 with Italy.
Air Force disputes Alaska crew favored Trump Scottish hotel
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Military officials are disputing a report that claims a joint Air Force and Alaska Air National Guard unit on a routine mission to Kuwait went miles out of their way to...
Scotland leaves out Huw Jones from RWC squad
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Huw Jones was the big-name omission Tuesday from Scotland's 31-man squad for the Rugby World Cup, paying the price for a slump in form following a stunning start to his...
UK bids to have Glasgow host 2020 UN climate conference
LONDON (AP) — The British government says a major United Nations climate conference will be held in Glasgow next year if the U.K.'s bid to host the event is successful.
LONDON (AP) — A United Airlines pilot appeared in court in Scotland Tuesday, charged with being over the alcohol limit as he prepared to fly to New Jersey.
LONDON (AP) — Police in Scotland say two pilots have been arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs before a scheduled flight to New Jersey.
GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Adam Peaty of Britain has become the first man to go under 57 seconds in the 100-meter breaststroke at the world swimming championships.
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic eased through the Champions League's first qualifying round by beating Sarajevo 2-1 on Wednesday to complete a 5-2 aggregate win.
‘Wild Rose’ heralds arrival of rising star Jessie Buckley
NEW YORK (AP) — The Irish actress Jessie Buckley grew up in County Kerry and lives in London but she's lately been traveling so much that she gives her present address as Heathrow Airport and New...
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic wrapped up a domestic treble for an unprecedented third straight season after beating Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday.
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The Scottish soccer association says it has hired Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke to coach the country's national team.
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky school bus driver is accused of offering money to a female student to bare her breasts.
News outlets report the Barren County Sheriff's Department says...
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European Cup-winning scorer Chalmers dies at 83
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Stevie Chalmers, who scored the winning goal for Celtic in the 1967 European Cup final, has died. He was 83.
The Scottish team described Chalmers as "the man who...
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — With a 67th-minute goal by a player wearing the No. 5 jersey, Celtic paid a fitting tribute to its late captain Billy McNeill in the 1-0 win over Kilmarnock in the...
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Billy McNeill, the captain of Glasgow soccer club Celtic when it became the first British team to win the European Cup in 1967, has died. He was 79.
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scotland has fired coach Alex McLeish after one of the worst results in the national team's history.
A 3-0 loss to Kazakhstan in a European Championship qualifier...
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic stayed on course for a third straight domestic treble after reaching the Scottish Cup final with a 3-0 win over nine-man Aberdeen on Sunday.
Celtic beats Rangers to go 13 points clear in Scotland
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic moved 13 points clear over Rangers at the top of the Scottish Premiership with a 2-1 victory over its Glasgow rival on Sunday.
Police link Scotland university device to London mail bombs
LONDON (AP) — British police said a suspicious package destroyed by bomb-disposal experts at the University of Glasgow on Wednesday contained an explosive device and was linked to three letter...
Kentucky deputy taken to hospital after being shot
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a deputy in Kentucky was taken to a hospital after he was shot during an altercation with a man.
Kentucky State Police said Glasgow Police Officer Zane...
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Scottish soccer leaders hold talks over fan misbehavior
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scottish soccer leaders have met with government officials to discuss ways to eradicate misbehavior by fans after a series of incidents at matches this season.
6N: Horne at flyhalf, Grigg at center for Scotland vs France
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Glasgow clubmates Pete Horne and Nick Grigg are at flyhalf and center for Scotland against France in Six Nations rugby this weekend in Paris.
Center adds capability to receive emergency text messages
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — Residents in two southcentral Kentucky counties can now send text messages to emergency dispatchers.
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Anderson Co. 54, Woodford Co. 47
Ballard Memorial 55, Lou. Brown 48
Barbourville 65, Jenkins 29
Bourbon Co. 61, Paris 50
Boyd Co. 68, Morgan Co. 50
Bracken Co. 64, Pendleton Co. 61
Breathitt Co. 96, Jackson Co. 61
Briarcrest, Tenn. 76, University Heights 65
Buckhorn 62, Prestonsburg 56
Bullitt Central 72, Lou. Fairdale 65
Burgin 76, Piarist 33
Calvary Christian 73, Cin. Immaculate Conception, Ohio 27
United States defender Polster joins Scottish club Rangers
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — United States defender Matt Polster has joined Scottish club Rangers from the Chicago Fire.
The 25-year-old Polster has signed a 2½-year deal with the Glasgow club, which is managed by former England captain Steven Gerrard.
Rangers is second in the league, three points behind Glasgow rival Celtic, which has U.S. forward Timothy Weah on loan from Paris Saint-Germain.
Weah scores again for Celtic on Scottish Premiership debut
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — U.S. forward Tim Weah made it two goals in his first two games for Celtic by scoring after coming on as a second-half substitute in a 4-0 win over St. Mirren in the Scottish Premiership on Wednesday.
Weah, the son of former AC Milan star George Weah, ran onto a through-ball and slotted home a first-time finish for Celtic's fourth goal in the 86th minute.
The 18-year-old Weah scored on his debut for Celtic on Saturday in the Scottish Cup.
US striker Tim Weah, son of George, scores on Celtic debut
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Tim Weah, the U.S. striker and son of former AC Milan star George Weah, scored on his debut for Celtic in the Scottish Cup on Saturday.
The 18-year-old Weah, who is on loan from Paris Saint-Germain, came on in the 69th minute and netted in the 83rd.
"It's really a dream come true," Weah told the BBC.
The AP’s 2018 Kentucky All-State-List
The 2018 Associated Press Kentucky High School All-State first and second teams, as selected by 16 media representatives from across the state:
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE
Quarterback — Garrett Dennis, Louisville Male
Running Back — Wandale Robinson, Western Hills
Running Back — Tre Bass, Franklin-Simpson
Wide Receiver — Milton Wright, Louisville Christian Academy
Creative coding: Students use programs, play games they made
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — Emma Bunch and Brendan Wilson smiled at a computer screen as they played a game Wednesday afternoon in the Glasgow Middle School library — but this game was unique in that Bunch, an eighth-grader, coded it last semester.
The game is called "Money Makers," Bunch said. "You basically press these two buttons on the circuit board to make more money.
"You press the button and it goes up each time, and you have to get to $5,000 to win."
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Bath Co. 81, Rose Hill Christian 32
Butler Co. 76, Elizabethtown 64
Clay County, Tenn. 87, Cumberland Co. 69
Fairview 50, Raceland 46
Georgia School for the Deaf, Ga. 68, Kentucky School F/t Blind 43
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Allen Co.-Scottsville 77, Warren Central 75, OT
Bourbon Co. 74, Harrison Co. 71
Breathitt Co. 105, Lee Co. 46
Butler Co. 81, Caverna 62
Christian Fellowship 49, Community Christian (Paducah) 46
US striker Tim Weah joins Celtic on 6-month loan from PSG
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Tim Weah, the U.S. striker and son of former AC Milan star George Weah, joined Scottish champion Celtic on a six-month loan deal from Paris Saint-Germain on Monday.
PSG allowed the 18-year-old Weah to leave on the day he signed a contract extension with the French team until June 2021.
Celtic does not have an option to buy Weah at the end of his loan spell.
Police investigation after threats to Rangers-Celtic referee
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Police in Scotland are investigating threats made to the referee who took charge of the recent Old Firm game between Rangers and Celtic.
Police Scotland said a complaint has been made "regarding texts and calls" to John Beaton after his contact details were leaked online, and that inquiries were ongoing.
Rangers beat Celtic 1-0 in Scotland’s Old Firm derby
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Brendan Rodgers' 12-match unbeaten run in Old Firm encounters ended as Celtic lost 1-0 at fierce Glasgow rival Rangers to leave the Scottish Premiership's title race wide open on Saturday.
Ryan Jack scored in the 31st minute at Ibrox to earn Rangers a victory that drew it level on 42 points with Celtic in the standings. Kilmarnock and Aberdeen, who were also playing Saturday, are within five points of their more illustrious rivals.
Man gets 18 years for killing 8-week-old girl in his care
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man got 18 years in prison for killing an 8-week-old baby in his care.
The Daily News reports 39-year-old Chad Flora Lewis of Cave City was sentenced Monday in Barren Circuit Court.
Celtic wins 7th straight domestic trophy in Scottish soccer
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic won its seventh straight domestic trophy under Brendan Rodgers by beating Aberdeen 1-0 to capture the Scottish League Cup on Sunday.
Since taking charge of Celtic in 2016, the former Liverpool manager has won every piece of silverware on offer in Scotland — two Scottish Premierships, two Scottish Cups and now three League Cups. The run of seven trophies in a row matches the achievement of Rangers under Walter Smith in the early 1990s.
Rules panel aims to let goalkeepers move more at penalties
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — World soccer's rule-making panel wants to give goalkeepers more freedom to move when facing a penalty.
Currently, the Laws of the Game state goalkeepers "must remain on the goal line ... until the ball has been kicked."
The panel, known as IFAB, proposed Thursday that goalkeepers should need "only one foot on the goal line when a penalty is taken."
US women end year with 1-0 win over Scotland
Alex Morgan scored late in the first half and the U.S. national team wrapped up the year with a 1-0 victory Tuesday over Scotland in Glasgow.
The U.S. team is undefeated this year with 19 wins and two ties. The Americans have an unbeaten streak of 28 games (25 wins, three ties) dating to a 1-0 loss to Australia in the Tournament of Nations last year. It was also the team's 12th shutout of the year.