Severe Tropical Storm Trami hits Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Severe Tropical Storm Trami is bearing down on heavily populated northern Taiwan, prompting schools and offices to clo…

Facebook aims to get more people online

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook wants to get more of the world’s 7 billion people online through a partnership with Samsung, Nokia and other large …

Dallas suburb to appeal housing ruling

FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (AP) — Leaders of a Dallas suburb have voted to appeal a ruling that overturned a ban on renting apartments to immigra…

Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 21, the 233th day of 2013. There are 132 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 21, 1983, P…

Fans watch during the fourth inning of a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox as a full moon rises, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

White Sox shutout Royals

Ervin Santana gets no run support in 2 to 0 loss to the Chicago White Sox Tuesday night.