The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Saturday, September 14, 2013. Flooding will continue to be an issue in parts of the Great Basin and central…

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — President Barack Obama; Reps. Justin Amash, R-Mo., and Don…

Furyk shoots a 59 at BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Before he could take his place in PGA Tour history with a 59, Jim Furyk had to get in the right frame of mind. And …

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

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…

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander throws against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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…