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Cory Booker vows to pursue clemency for nonviolent drug offenders

CORY BOOKER VOWS TO PURSUE CLEMENCY FOR NONVIOLENT DRUG OFFENDERS

WASHINGTON - Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker says if he's elected, he plans to use the powers of the office to pursue...

Asian nations scramble to stop spread of contagious swine fever

ASIAN NATIONS SCRAMBLE TO STOP SPREAD OF CONTAGIOUS SWINE FEVER

HANOI, Vietnam - Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling...

 
 
 
Hal Steinbrenner throws his support to Clint Frazier

HAL STEINBRENNER THROWS HIS SUPPORT TO CLINT FRAZIER

Clint Frazier may have an uncertain future with the franchise, but he has not lost the support of the Yankees' principal owner. “I...

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

LEADER OF IRAN'S REVOLUTIONARY GUARD: DOWNED DRONE SENDS A ‘CLEAR MESSAGE'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear...

 
 
 
Malaysia rejects idea of Russian involvement in MH17 downing

MALAYSIA REJECTS IDEA OF RUSSIAN INVOLVEMENT IN MH17 DOWNING

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has rejected the implication that Russia may have been involved...

Police officer shot while responding to domestic violence call dies

POLICE OFFICER SHOT WHILE RESPONDING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CALL DIES

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Sacramento Police Department has confirmed that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence...

 
 
 
Phil Mickelson acknowledging grim US Open reality

PHIL MICKELSON ACKNOWLEDGING GRIM US OPEN REALITY

Phil Mickelson has come to the conclusion that his dream for a U.S. Open and the career grand slam is likely over. Mickelson, a six-time...

Interpol's ex-president confesses to taking bribes in Chinese court

INTERPOL'S EX-PRESIDENT CONFESSES TO TAKING BRIBES IN CHINESE COURT

BEIJING - Former Interpol President Meng Hongwei confessed to accepting more than $2 million in bribes and expressed regret for his...

 
 
 
Yankees' CC Sabathia couldn't have scripted milestone win any better

YANKEES' CC SABATHIA COULDN'T HAVE SCRIPTED MILESTONE WIN ANY BETTER

Those of us of a certain age can recall a faded Gaylord Perry notching his 300th win for an irrelevant Mariners team in 1982. Or Randy...

How potential Nets target Tobias Harris is viewing free agency

HOW POTENTIAL NETS TARGET TOBIAS HARRIS IS VIEWING FREE AGENCY

Tobias Harris turned down an $80 million contract extension last summer to bet on himself. Now, the Long Island native is set to cash...

 
 
 
Dominican Republic officials blast US tourist death reports as ‘fake news'

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC OFFICIALS BLAST US TOURIST DEATH REPORTS AS ‘FAKE NEWS'

Dominican Republic health officials lashed out Wednesday at the recent reports exposing the deaths of American tourists visiting their...

Defenseless Mets just fundamentally bad on road

DEFENSELESS METS JUST FUNDAMENTALLY BAD ON ROAD

ATLANTA - You can do a lot in 80 days, including go around the world, back when it wasn't as easy to go around the world. Here is what...

 
 
 
It's looking like Shamorie Ponds will realize ‘crazy' NBA dream

IT'S LOOKING LIKE SHAMORIE PONDS WILL REALIZE ‘CRAZY' NBA DREAM

Shamorie Ponds was 7 years old when he first told his father his dream was to play in the NBA. Shawn Ponds laughed at such an idea,...

Drama teacher accused of recording students as they got undressed

DRAMA TEACHER ACCUSED OF RECORDING STUDENTS AS THEY GOT UNDRESSED

HERNDON, Va. - Police now say a northern Virginia drama teacher in jail on child-pornography charges recorded multiple students in...

 
 
 
Mike Trout has a two-homer, seven-RBI night to propel Angels

MIKE TROUT HAS A TWO-HOMER, SEVEN-RBI NIGHT TO PROPEL ANGELS

TORONTO - Getting back to basics at the plate has been paying off for Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout. Trout hit two home runs,...

Navy SEAL called dead prisoner an ‘ISIS dirtbag,' witness claims

NAVY SEAL CALLED DEAD PRISONER AN ‘ISIS DIRTBAG,' WITNESS CLAIMS

SAN DIEGO - A decorated Navy SEAL suddenly plunged a knife into the neck of a wounded young Islamic State prisoner, killing him, and...

 
 
 
Broken nose and black eye can't stop Nationals' Max Scherzer

BROKEN NOSE AND BLACK EYE CAN'T STOP NATIONALS' MAX SCHERZER

WASHINGTON - With a broken nose, pronounced black eye and seven shutout innings, Max Scherzer provided a striking capper to the Washington...

Trump quietly sells Beverly Hills mansion to Indonesian business partner

TRUMP QUIETLY SELLS BEVERLY HILLS MANSION TO INDONESIAN BUSINESS PARTNER

In a somewhat surprising move, President Donald Trump has sold his longtime Beverly Hills estate, reportedly his last remaining West...

 
 
 
Cam Reddish is the forgotten Duke star and that's fine with him

CAM REDDISH IS THE FORGOTTEN DUKE STAR AND THAT'S FINE WITH HIM

Across the room, the mob was waiting for Zion Williamson. The expected No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft was due at the Grand Hyatt...

Trump: Pelosi issuing subpoenas ‘like they're cookies'

TRUMP: PELOSI ISSUING SUBPOENAS ‘LIKE THEY'RE COOKIES'

President Trump blasted congressional Democrats and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in an appearance on Fox News Wednesday night, saying...

 
 
 



Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Gen. Hossein Salami said... Read more ...

Police officer shot while responding to domestic violence call dies

Police officer shot while responding to domestic violence call dies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Sacramento Police Department has confirmed that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died. Deputy Chief Dave Peletta... Read more ...

Nearly 15 million Americans have reportedly used marijuana, then driven in...

Nearly 15 million Americans have reportedly used marijuana, then driven in past month

In the past month, nearly 15 million Americans have used marijuana, then gotten behind the wheel within an hour, AAA says. Read more ...

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

While the health effects of marijuana on a fetus have not yet been established, they could include developmental problems and low birth weight, according to the U.S. Centers... Read more ...

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a... Read more ...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing 2-year-old son in stroller

“Our hearts are completely shattered," a family member said. Read more ...

Cory Booker vows to pursue clemency for nonviolent drug offenders

Cory Booker vows to pursue clemency for nonviolent drug offenders

WASHINGTON - Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker says if he's elected, he plans to use the powers of the office to pursue clemency for what his campaign estimates is... Read more ...

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday that David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot. Read more ...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning attack on Christian church

Complaint alleges Syrian man plotted attacks in name of ISIS Read more ...