FIRST BLACK STARTING QB REFLECTS ON CHANGES IN GAME, SOCIETY

Marlin Briscoe didn't want to be pigeonholed simply because of stereotypes against black men. He was a star quarterback in college,...

COLLEGE PLAYERS GETTING ON COURT EDUCATION AT WORLD CUP

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain - Kitija Laksa and Digna Strautmane, along with about a half dozen other college players, are getting...

 
 
 

UN RUSHES AID TO HUNGER-STRICKEN YEMENI DISTRICT

CAIRO - The United Nations and individual donors are rushing food to a desperate corner of northern Yemen where starving villagers...

KERSHAW, DODGERS BEAT D-BACKS 7-4 TO MAINTAIN NL WEST LEAD

PHOENIX - David Freese homered and had three hits, leading Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Arizona Diamondbacks...

 
 
 

NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD TO DETERMINE CAUSE OF AIR CANADA CLOSE CALL

Video captured the moment that an Air Canada jet flew off course and just over four other jetliners filled with passengers late on...

BRICENO'S WALK-OFF HR SENDS ANGELS PAST RANGERS 5-4 IN 11

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jose Briceno delivered a pinch-hit homer leading off the 11th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels snapped their five-game...

 
 
 

MITCHELL, YATES COMBINE ON 7-HITTER, PADRES TOP GIANTS 5-0

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryan Mitchell struck out seven in 8 2/3 strong innings, Jose Pirela had a homer among his three hits, and the San...

MESSY DOMESTIC POLITICS OVERSHADOW TRUMP'S ADDRESS TO UN

CAMEROON, Cameroon - President Donald Trump charged into office on the resonance of his aggressive “America First” agenda, but now,...

 
 
 

YANKS LOSE HICKS TO INJURY; BOSOX CLINCH HOME FIELD

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Aaron Hicks injured his left hamstring running up the first-base line in the Yankees' 4-1 win over the Tampa...

JAPAN PRESCHOOLS USING TABLETS TO PREP TOTS FOR DIGITAL AGE

YOSHIKAWA, Japan - It's drawing time at this suburban nursery school in Japan, but instead of crayons, tiny fingers are tapping on...

 
 
 

INSTAGRAM CO-FOUNDERS RESIGN FROM SOCIAL MEDIA COMPANY

SAN FRANCISCO - The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company without explanation. Chief...

NIKOLAJ EHLERS SCORES TWICE, INCLUDING WINNER, AS JETS BEAT FLAMES IN OT

CALGARY - Nikolaj Ehlers scored his second goal of the game in overtime as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Calgary Flames 5-4 on Monday. Ehlers...

 
 
 

ROETHLISBERGER SHINES, STEELERS HOLD OFF BUCCANEERS 30-27

TAMPA, Fla. - Ben Roethlisberger threw for 353 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-27 victory over the...

GRAY CRISP OVER 7, PLAYOFF-CHASING ROCKIES ROUT PHILS 10-1

DENVER - Jon Gray pitched seven crisp innings and drew a bases-loaded walk as part of a five-run third to help the Colorado Rockies...

 
 
 
Kavanaugh tells Fox he won't give up Supreme Court nomination over ‘false' sex assault accusations

KAVANAUGH TELLS FOX HE WON'T GIVE UP SUPREME COURT NOMINATION OVER ‘FALSE' SEX ASSAULT ACCUSATIONS

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared in a televised interview Monday that he never sexually assaulted anyone...

KLUBER WINS HIS 20TH AS INDIANS BEAT WHITE SOX 4-0

CHICAGO - Corey Kluber struck out 11 in seven scoreless innings and won his 20th game, and Brandon Guyer hit a go-ahead solo homer...

 
 
 

RED SOX BEAT ORIOLES 6-2 TO CLINCH HOME FIELD THROUGH SERIES

BOSTON - The Red Sox were still shaking hands on the field when the “106” went up in the win column of the AL East standings that are...

TAILLON OUTPITCHES HAMELS, PIRATES BEAT CUBS 5-1

CHICAGO - Jameson Taillon outpitched Cole Hamels, Francisco Cervelli hit a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates made the Chicago...

 
 
 

NEW BRUNSWICK TORIES AND LIBERALS IN VIRTUAL DEAD HEAT AS THIRD PARTIES SURGE

Voters in New Brunswick turned their backs on the province's entrenched two-party system on Monday, electing enough third party candidates...

HOME BREAK-INS BY BLACK BEARS SURGE IN CONNECTICUT SUBURBS

CANTON, Conn. - Tom Bradley had grown accustomed to seeing black bears walk through his Connecticut neighbourhood, but this month he...

 
 
 



Brett Kavanaugh Claims Past Virginity As Defense Against Sexual Assault Claims

Brett Kavanaugh Claims Past Virginity As Defense Against Sexual Assault Claims

The Supreme Court nominee said he can't have been a predator because he was a virgin in high school. Read more ...

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Connecticut environmental officials say the state's bears are getting bolder. Read more ...

Instagram co-founders reportedly resign from company

Instagram co-founders reportedly resign from company

Co-founders of Facebook's Instagram, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, have resigned and plan to leave the photo-sharing app company in coming weeks, the New York Times reported... Read more ...

Bobby Evans fired as San Francisco Giants general manager

Bobby Evans fired as San Francisco Giants general manager

SAN FRANCISCO - Bobby Evans was fired Monday as the San Francisco Giants' general manager. Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House reports

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and President Donald Trump reschedule a meeting meant for Monday to Thursday of this week, according to the White House. Read more ...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in his own home

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall fired Officer Amber Guyger on Monday, less than three weeks after Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean in his apartment after mistaking it for her... Read more ...

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Magic Kingdom

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Magic Kingdom

Two men briefly flew a “Re-Elect Trump 2020” banner inside of the Magic Kingdom on Sunday. Read more ...

A's clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3

A's clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3

SEATTLE - The Oakland Athletics clinched their first playoff berth since 2014, then beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3 Monday night behind Khris Davis' major league-leading 46th... Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expecting to be fired Monday at the White House, after critical comments about Trump. Read more ...

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

A Six Flags park has a challenge that isn't for the faint of heart. Read more ...