JOHNSON MOVING CLOSER TO TOP FORM AS MASTERS NEARS

PALM HARBOR, Fla. - Dustin Johnson is peaking. The Masters is nearing. And he was talking Wednesday about an injury from the stairs. At...

QUEBEC COURT OF APPEAL RULES RICHARD HENRY BAIN'S SENTENCE IN ELECTION SHOOTING TO STAND

MONTREAL - Quebec's Court of Appeal has ruled that the sentence handed down to 2012 Quebec election night shooter Richard Henry Bain...

 
 
 

US EXPERTS: MEDICINES FOR OPIOID ADDICTION VASTLY UNDERUSED

WASHINGTON - The nation's top medical advisers said Wednesday medicines proven to treat opioid addiction remain vastly underused in...

DOUG FORD DIDN'T BREAK THE RULES WHEN RON TAVERNER HIRED BUT PROCESS WAS FLAWED, INTEGRITY COMMISSIONER SAYS

TORONTO - Ontario's integrity commissioner says Premier Doug Ford did not break the rules that govern legislators when one of his close...

 
 
 

CELINA CAESAR-CHAVANNES QUITS LIBERAL CAUCUS, SITS AS INDEPENDENT MP

OTTAWA - Celina Caesar-Chavannes has informed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that she's leaving the federal Liberal caucus and will...

THE LATEST: FLOODING COSTS NEBRASKA $1.4B IN LOSSES, DAMAGES

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Latest on Midwest flooding : 1:25 p.m. Officials say recent flooding in parts of Nebraska has caused nearly...

 
 
 

ROOKIE LOWE AGREES TO $24 MILLION, 6-YEAR CONTRACT WITH RAYS

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Rookie Brandon Lowe, who made his big league debut last August, has agreed to a $24 million, six-year contract...

FIFA WILL ONLY ALLOW NATURAL GRASS FIELDS AT 2023 WOMEN'S WC

FIFA will only allow natural grass fields at the 2023 Women's World Cup. The stipulation is contained in requirements sent to bidding...

 
 
 

HIGH SUICIDE RATES, 200 DAYS OF WINTER, NOT ENOUGH BABIES. HOW IS FINLAND SO HAPPY?

For the second year in a row, Finland grabbed the top spot as the happiest country in the world with its Nordic buddies close behind:...

ANGELS READY TO BUILD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM ON CORNERSTONE TROUT

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Los Angeles Angels are about to make Mike Trout the highest-paid athlete in North American team sports history....

 
 
 
Europe's first underwater restaurant is open for business

EUROPE'S FIRST UNDERWATER RESTAURANT IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Rising from the briny waters of the North Sea, Under looks like a concrete shipping container run aground. But its monolithic exterior...

LIFE SENTENCE FOR MURDER OF HALIFAX-AREA PIZZA DELIVERY MAN IN 2010

HALIFAX - A Halifax man who murdered a pizza delivery man over a longtime grudge has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance...

 
 
 

OHIO ATTORNEY GENERAL CHASTISES JUDGE OVER DEATH PENALTY

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A federal judge improperly praised Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine's decision to delay an execution based on the judge's scathing...

SCIENCE SAYS: TINY ‘WATER BEARS' CAN TEACH US ABOUT SURVIVAL

WASHINGTON - Earth's ultimate survivors can weather extreme heat, cold, radiation and even the vacuum of space. Now the U.S. military...

 
 
 

SNC-LAVALIN CEO SAYS EMPLOYEES WILL MOVE TO FOREIGN RIVALS IF IT IS DEBARRED

TORONTO - The head of SNC-Lavalin says its role as a Canadian global champion will be undermined if the embattled engineering firm...

DISMEMBERED TEEN'S FAMILY TESTIFIES ABOUT IMPACT OF DEATH

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. - The younger brother of a slain 14-year-old girl says the only way he can bear his loss is if adults know her story...

 
 
 

BETO O'ROURKE MAKING 1ST TRIP TO EARLY VOTING SOUTH CAROLINA

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke is making his first visit to South Carolina, home to the earliest southern primary...

RESPECTING ELDERS: MAYA ANGELOU CLIP SPARKS COURTESY DEBATE

NEW YORK - Put a handle on it. If you don't know what that means, you might not call elders by “Mr.,” “Miss” or “Mrs.,” insist that...

 
 
 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! TRUMP'S YOUNGEST SON, BARRON, TURNS 13

WASHINGTON - A teenager is calling the White House home again. President Donald Trump's youngest child, Barron, turned 13 on Wednesday,...

BUDGET RESPONDS TO LONG-STANDING CALLS FOR FEDERAL STRATEGY TO ADDRESS DEMENTIA

OTTAWA - Health advocacy groups are cheering the Liberal government's proposal to spend $50 million over five years to support a national...

 
 
 



Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

A woman has sued Harvard University, claiming the school has "shamelessly" turned a profit from images of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. Read more ...

Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Prosecutors have offered to drop misdemeanor charges against Kraft in exchange for fines, community service and an admission they would be found guilty should the case go to... Read more ...

RFK speech, songs by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper being added to National Recording...

RFK speech, songs by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper being added to National Recording Registry

Songs performed by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper and a Robert F. Kennedy speech are among 25 recordings being inducted to the National Recording Registry. Read more ...

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Those who like their tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study. Read more ...

White Sox, top prospect Eloy Jimenez near 6-year, $43M deal, reports say

White Sox, top prospect Eloy Jimenez near 6-year, $43M deal, reports say

Jimenez had a monster 2018 season split between Double-A and Triple-A, slashing .337/.384/.577 with 22 home runs and 75 RBIs in 108 games. Read more ...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring anytime soon

Retirement is not even on the radar for this 97-year-old man in New Jersey. Read more ...

'Stranger Things' season 3 trailer reveals new Upside Down monster

'Stranger Things' season 3 trailer reveals new Upside Down monster

In true 80s style, they're fighting it off in the local mall. Read more ...

Fed Signals Rate Hikes May Be Over For 2019

Fed Signals Rate Hikes May Be Over For 2019

The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged Wednesday and signaled that no more rate hikes may be necessary this year amid signs of economic slowing. Read more ...

Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children, forcing them to perform on YouTube

Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children, forcing them to perform on YouTube

The woman's YouTube channel has 800,000 subscribers and hundreds of millions of views. Read more ...

Clean Drinking Water A Bigger Global Threat Than Climate Change, EPA's...

Clean Drinking Water A Bigger Global Threat Than Climate Change, EPA's Wheeler Says

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler says that unsafe drinking water - not climate change - poses the greatest and most immediate global threat to the environment. Read more ...