LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Peavy pitched a complete-game three-hitter and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 Sunday night, becoming the first team to win a series from the NL West leaders in 2½
BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly rose Monday after expectations for an imminent phaseout of the Federal Reserve’s monetary stimulus program began to fade.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.8 percent to 22,041.82. South Korea’s Kospi advanced
IMPERIAL, Neb. (AP) — A man who abducted his estranged wife from the Lincoln hair salon where she works killed himself, authorities said Sunday, hours after the wife emerged from a field in the area where the two
VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — Heavy rains and strong winds from a newly former tropical storm off Mexico’s Gulf coast are causing power failures and street flooding in the colonial city of Veracruz.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center says
Police have arrested three men in connection to a gang shooting that seriously injured a 20-year-old man.
WELLS, Nev. (AP) — Elko County sheriff’s officials say a sick, whimpering puppy found in a gas station trash bin in Wells led to… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Muriel “Mickie” Siebert, the first woman to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, has died of complications of cancer at age 80.
Siebert died Saturday of complications from cancer at Memorial
Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger and Kansas City’s Alex Smith fought to a first-half draw and the Chiefs beat the Steelers in overtime.
NEW YORK (AP) — The first woman to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, Muriel “Mickie” Siebert has died at age 80.
Siebert died Saturday of complications from cancer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in
OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — An Oberlin College student acknowledged posting anti-Islam fliers and racist cards around the campus of the historically liberal Ohio university earlier this year, saying he meant them as a “joke” to provoke a reaction,
The Farmers’ Almanac is using words like “piercing cold,” ”bitterly cold” and “biting cold” to describe the upcoming winter. And if its predictions are right, the first outdoor Super Bowl in years will be a messy “Storm Bowl.”
LAS VEGAS (AP) — For decades, the vulnerable U.S. desert tortoise has led a sheltered existence.
Developers have taken pains to keep the animal safe. It’s been protected from meddlesome hikers by the threat of prison time. And
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Will Power won at Sonoma Raceway for the third time in four years Sunday, earning his first victory of the IndyCar season when he took advantage of a late penalty to Scott Dixon for
NEW YORK (AP) — Alisa Kleybanova could be forgiven for simply being happy to be here, as the old sports cliche goes.
Happy to… More »
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s Andre Johnson had 131 yards receiving before halftime in his first extended work of the preseason Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.
But New Orleans’ backups scored two touchdowns in the second half to