World Series of Poker opens in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The world’s richest series of card tournaments are beginning in Las Vegas amid the return of the websites that helped make …

McCain: Syrian rebels need heavy weapons

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain says Syrian rebels battling the forces of President Bashar Assad need ammunition and heavy weapons to cou…

Company You Keep: May 2013

There’s a whole lot of hugging, dancing and graduating going on in this month’s Company You Keep.

Haas leads as Tiger falters at Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods has some work to do he wants to win the Memorial for a sixth time. A lot of work. Bill Haas handled the wind…

Glitches in new NYC 911 system

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City 911 operators were forced to use pen and paper to communicate emergencies to dispatchers this week. That’s bec…

Judge, like jury, sides with Trump

CHICAGO (AP) — Tally another big win for Donald Trump in his legal battle with an 87-year-old who claimed the “Apprentice” star cheated her …

Even in church, Venezuelans face shortages

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) —         When it comes to Venezuela’s growing scarcities, not even the Roman Catholic Church has received a dispens…