FRENCH AUDIT WARNS 840 BRIDGES MAY FACE RISK OF COLLAPSE

PARIS - An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damage and at risk...

800,000 DISPLACED IN FLOODING IN SOUTHERN INDIAN STATE

CHENGANNUR, India - Some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century in southern India's...

 
 
 

UK WOMAN RESCUED AFTER FALLING FROM CRUISE SHIP IN CROATIA

PULA, Croatia - Croatia's coast guard says a British woman has been saved after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night after...

SNEDEKER LEADS WYNDHAM WITH PLAY HELD UP DUE TO WEATHER

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Brandt Snedeker is bracing for a long last day at the Wyndham Championship. Snedeker held a three-stroke lead Saturday...

 
 
 

ONE LAST ‘TIME'! ‘SHARKNADO' FRANCHISE COMING TO AN END ON SYFY

For all the crises the world has to deal with, there's about to be one less: the Sharknado. An annual event for Syfy and fans of the...

CHURCH GROUP'S OPPOSITION STUNS ADVOCATES OF 'TORT REFORM'

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - So-called tort reform has been an easy sell in states controlled by Republicans, and backers of a lawsuit-limiting...

 
 
 

FURY SETS UP WILDER FIGHT AFTER WINNING 2ND COMEBACK BOUT

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Tyson Fury says he has signed the contract. Deontay Wilder said the fight is "official." All it needs now...

APP RECORDS SENIORS' TALES FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

PLANO, Texas - Patti Fitch never thought to record videos of her mother. Of course, she knew the stories, about her mother's Polish...

 
 
 

THE TICKER: BICYCLE-SHARE PROGRAM ROLLING OUT AND MORE

Bicycle-share program rolling out in more parts of Boston, other cities Boston's bike-share program is expanding to more parts of the...

FAITH RESIDES IN TREASURED ROSARY

On a bookshelf in my home office, in the room where I am writing now, there is a set of rosary beads. They belonged to my father's...

 
 
 

TARGET ON BACKS OF HOLLYWOOD CONSERVATIVES

In the latest issue of Vanity Fair magazine, perpetually bilious writer James Wolcott has attacked the “myth of Hollywood's conservative...

PETITION, TV SPECIAL REVIVE PAMELA SMART CASE

A petition has been filed with the governor of New Hampshire that breathes new life into an old and very sensational case. It asks...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATIC AIDE PUNISHED FOR PUTTING PUTIN IN FOR TRUMP

DENVER - An adviser to a Democratic legislative leader in Colorado has been punished for helping a progressive group put a picture...

TIMING IS IMPORTANT WHEN BREEDING DOG

Q We have too many animals in this country, and it is important to limit the breeding of purebred dogs by only promoting the best qualities....

 
 
 

FASHION POLICE: CELEBS OPT FOR ODD OUTFITS

Like that wheeza-wheeza-ping sound the engine makes when I drive above 20, I'd hoped this year's headband trend would go away if I...

U.S. TERRORISM FEARS GO 3D

Concern that 3D-printed guns could fall into the hands of the wrong Americans has expanded into a fear that foreign terrorists could...

 
 
 

GETTING PLENTY OF MILEAGE ON FUEL FILLER DOOR QUESTION

Q: I get your enthusiasm for fuel filler doors on the left. There's just one snag: international trade. Even assuming every manufacturer...

HOMEOWNER MAY BE STUNG FOR BEE REMOVAL COST

I live in a townhouse in a home­owners association where four units are attached on each parcel by an archway. I have bees in the wall...

 
 
 

SEX SCANDAL ROCKS ELITE CONNECTICUT SCHOOL

SALISBURY, Conn. - Seven former faculty members sexually abused students for decades while school administrators failed to take action,...

MANAGING YOUR CREDIT FILE'S SECURITY FREEZE THROUGH THE MORTGAGE PROCESS

WASHINGTON - Nearly a year after the catastrophic Equifax hack exposed 147 million Americans' personal and financial data to cybercriminals,...

 
 
 



IndyCar driver Robert Wickens taken to hospital after scary crash

IndyCar driver Robert Wickens taken to hospital after scary crash

Wickens was "awake and alert," but has been taken to a local hospital for further evaluation Read more ...

‘Truth isn't truth,' Giuliani says on Mueller probe

‘Truth isn't truth,' Giuliani says on Mueller probe

President Donald Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, says that "truth isn't truth" when explaining why he won't let special counsel Robert Mueller rush the president into... Read more ...

School year begins Monday at Texas school where gunman killed 10

School year begins Monday at Texas school where gunman killed 10

Metal detectors and 15 police and security officers will greet the students at Santa Fe High School in Texas Monday morning. Read more ...

Trump hits back at Times report, calls his White House ‘most transparent in...

Trump hits back at Times report, calls his White House ‘most transparent in history'

White House counsel Don McGahn has participated in several interviews, spanning 30 hours over the last nine months, The New York Times reported. Read more ...

Josef Martinez ties MLS single-season record with 27th goal

Josef Martinez ties MLS single-season record with 27th goal

ATLANTA - Josef Martinez scored his 27th goal to tie the MLS season record and help Atlanta United beat the Columbus Crew 3-1 on Sunday. Read more ...

Yu Darvish injury update: Cubs right hander leaves rehab start after first...

Yu Darvish injury update: Cubs right hander leaves rehab start after first inning

Darvish, who signed a six-year, $126 million contract with Chicago in February, last pitched in an MLB game in late May. Read more ...

Verlander 200th W, Astros 5 HRs, top A's 9-4 to avoid sweep

Verlander 200th W, Astros 5 HRs, top A's 9-4 to avoid sweep

OAKLAND, Calif. - Justin Verlander pitched just well enough to earn his 200th career win and the Houston Astros hit five home runs, beating the Oakland Athletics 9-4 Sunday to... Read more ...

Odor HR sends Rangers past Angels 4-2 to cap soggy weekend

Odor HR sends Rangers past Angels 4-2 to cap soggy weekend

ARLINGTON, Texas - Rougned Odor connected on a go-ahead, three-run homer with rain falling in the seventh inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on... Read more ...

Finally! Djokovic beats Federer for 1st Cincinnati title

Finally! Djokovic beats Federer for 1st Cincinnati title

MASON, Ohio - Novak Djokovic finally mastered the one tournament that's eluded him, beating nemesis Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday for his first Western & Southern Open... Read more ...

WATCH: Greg Bird hits grand slam to give Yankees 6-run 1st inning

WATCH: Greg Bird hits grand slam to give Yankees 6-run 1st inning

Prior to Sunday's game, Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Bird was looking better and saw signs of his swing improving. Read more ...