Quotations of the day

“We are committed to try to work together, beginning with this initiative on the chemical weapons, in hopes that those efforts could pay off…

Japan launches new, cheaper rocket

TOKYO (AP) — Japan launched a new rocket Saturday that it hopes will be a cheaper and more efficient way of sending satellites into space. T…

Fielder homers in Tigers win over Royals

Detroit remained six games ahead of second-place Cleveland in the AL Central and dealt the third-place Royals a setback in the postseason ra…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Sept. 14, the 257th day of 2013. There are 108 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 14, 1814, Fr…