A-Rod Trenton bound after simulated game

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez played in a simulated game Friday, probably the last step before the New York Yankees send him on a second…

Brees amazed by reaction to takeout tip

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Drew Brees says he’s amazed his $3 tip on a $74 takeout order last month has become a talking point on national televis…

Israeli Bedouins fight resettlement plan

AL-SIRA, Israel (AP) — Khalil Alamour’s comfortable house in the Bedouin village of al-Sira boasts many things: a well-tended garden, a clut…

Chile’s rescued miners case dropped

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A Chilean prosecutor has ended a probe of possible responsibility for the mine collapse that trapped 33 men for more …

HUD awards $900K grant to Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The city of Galena, Alaska, has been awarded a $900,000 grant from the federal government to help the remote villag…