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  • AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager

    AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:37:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:31:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown reacts towards the bench during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards in Washington. Philadelphia ...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown reacts towards the bench during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards in Washington. Philadelphia ...
    AP source: Elton Brand hired as general manager of Philadelphia 76ers.
    AP source: Elton Brand hired as general manager of Philadelphia 76ers.
  • Michael Jordan donates $2M for hurricane relief in NC

    Michael Jordan donates $2M for hurricane relief in NC

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:12:46 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:09:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). A car travels past a sinkhole in downtown Wilmington, N.C., after Hurricane Florence traveled through the area Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). A car travels past a sinkhole in downtown Wilmington, N.C., after Hurricane Florence traveled through the area Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.
    Michael Jordan, who played high school basketball in Wilmington, North Carolina, is donating $2 million to assist residents of the Carolinas.
    Michael Jordan, who played high school basketball in Wilmington, North Carolina, is donating $2 million to assist residents of the Carolinas.
  • The Latest: 2 die in rising flood waters that overtook a van

    The Latest: 2 die in rising flood waters that overtook a van

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:20:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:05:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...
    South Carolina's governor plans to meet with top Department of Defense leaders to discuss the state's response to Florence.
    South Carolina's governor plans to meet with top Department of Defense leaders to discuss the state's response to Florence.
  • Urban Meyer's return and the exit of Vontae Davis

    Urban Meyer's return and the exit of Vontae Davis

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:07:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:33:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Buffalo Bills' Vontae Davis, center, gets up after Los Angeles Chargers' Mike Williams, right, scores a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Orchard Park, N.Y. How's THAT for a hal...(AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Buffalo Bills' Vontae Davis, center, gets up after Los Angeles Chargers' Mike Williams, right, scores a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Orchard Park, N.Y. How's THAT for a hal...
    Urban Meyer returns to coaching after a three-game suspension, and most Ohio State fans couldn't be happier.
    Urban Meyer returns to coaching after a three-game suspension, and most Ohio State fans couldn't be happier.
  • New dates being added for Bob Seger's final concert tour

    New dates being added for Bob Seger's final concert tour

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:17:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:08:50 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, singer Bob Seger poses for a portrait in a Capitol Records studio in Los Angeles. New dates are being added as Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band prepare for their fin...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, singer Bob Seger poses for a portrait in a Capitol Records studio in Los Angeles. New dates are being added as Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band prepare for their fin...
    New dates are being added as Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band prepare for what they say is their final tour.
    New dates are being added as Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band prepare for what they say is their final tour.
  • Easier gambling has sports worried about fighting the fix

    Easier gambling has sports worried about fighting the fix

    Monday, September 17 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:06:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:40:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this July 14, 2018, file photo, people, left, talk to tellers while placing bets at the Meadowlands Racetrack, in East Rutherford, N.J.   Dozens of states are rushing to capitalize on the U.S. Supreme Court lift...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this July 14, 2018, file photo, people, left, talk to tellers while placing bets at the Meadowlands Racetrack, in East Rutherford, N.J. Dozens of states are rushing to capitalize on the U.S. Supreme Court lift...
    Some pro and college sports are worried about games being fixed as legal sports gambling spreads in the United States.
    Some pro and college sports are worried about games being fixed as legal sports gambling spreads in the United States.
  • One Last Dance: Wade returning to Heat for a final season

    One Last Dance: Wade returning to Heat for a final season

    Sunday, September 16 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 00:15:58 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-09-17 06:19:12 GMT
    Dwyane Wade has decided to return to the Miami Heat, after weighing options that included retirement.
    Dwyane Wade has decided to return to the Miami Heat, after weighing options that included retirement.
  • 2 US basketball players stabbed in Romania; 1 seriously hurt

    2 US basketball players stabbed in Romania; 1 seriously hurt

    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:26:25 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-09-16 20:51:02 GMT
    Romanian authorities say two U.S. basketball players have been stabbed in a club in eastern Romania and one is in a serious condition.
    Romanian authorities say two U.S. basketball players have been stabbed in a club in eastern Romania and one is in a serious condition.
  • Ginobili content with retirement after 16 seasons with Spurs

    Ginobili content with retirement after 16 seasons with Spurs

    Saturday, September 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-09-15 19:56:25 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-09-15 23:16:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Former San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili jokes with the media at the NBA basketball team's practice facility, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. Ginobili recently retired at age 41 after 16 seasons with the Spurs and hel...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Former San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili jokes with the media at the NBA basketball team's practice facility, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. Ginobili recently retired at age 41 after 16 seasons with the Spurs and hel...
    Manu Ginobili says he went through 16 offseason workouts with the Spurs, but last month realized he was done at 41.
    Manu Ginobili says he went through 16 offseason workouts with the Spurs, but last month realized he was done at 41.
  • WHAT'S HAPPENING: Rain still in the forecast from Florence

    WHAT'S HAPPENING: Rain still in the forecast from Florence

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:24:56 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-09-15 22:10:25 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This satellite image provided by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence on the eastern coast of the United States on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.(NOAA via AP). This satellite image provided by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence on the eastern coast of the United States on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.
    Florence is turning out to be every bit as devastating as forecasters expected, with trillions of gallons of rain still in the forecast, hundreds of people needing rescue, hundreds of thousands of power outages and...
    Florence is turning out to be every bit as devastating as forecasters expected, with trillions of gallons of rain still in the forecast, hundreds of people needing rescue, hundreds of thousands of power outages and a handful of deaths.
  • Milwaukee officer involved in NBA player's arrest fired

    Milwaukee officer involved in NBA player's arrest fired

    Friday, September 14 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-09-14 14:44:45 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:49:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is seen during an NBA basketball game in Denver. A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brow...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is seen during an NBA basketball game in Denver. A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brow...
    A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts.
    A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts.
  • Moon rock hunter closes in on tracking down missing stones

    Moon rock hunter closes in on tracking down missing stones

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:29:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-09-14 01:16:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, photo, shows moon rocks encased in acrylic and mounted on a wooden plaque at the Clark Planetarium, in Salt Lake City. A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missin...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, photo, shows moon rocks encased in acrylic and mounted on a wooden plaque at the Clark Planetarium, in Salt Lake City. A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missin...
    A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missing moon rocks is closing in on his goal of finding all 50 lunar samples gifted to U.S. states after Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon.
    A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missing moon rocks is closing in on his goal of finding all 50 lunar samples gifted to U.S. states after Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon.
  • Celtics' Jabari Bird taking a break after violence charges

    Celtics' Jabari Bird taking a break after violence charges

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:43:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:38:44 GMT
    Prosecutors say Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird choked and kicked his girlfriend before collapsing in distress.
    Prosecutors say Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird choked and kicked his girlfriend before collapsing in distress.
  • Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title

    Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:28:07 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:52:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird, back left, Jewell Loyd, center, and Breanna Stewart (30) react during the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA basketball finals against the Washington Mystics, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Fairfax, Va.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird, back left, Jewell Loyd, center, and Breanna Stewart (30) react during the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA basketball finals against the Washington Mystics, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Fairfax, Va.
    Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to their WNBA title, scoring 30 points in a 98-82 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 3 of the best-of-five series.
    Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to their WNBA title, scoring 30 points in a 98-82 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 3 of the best-of-five series.
  • Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:07:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:57:19 GMT
    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat...
    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat in November.
  • Tropical storm fades but still douses Hawaii with rain

    Tropical storm fades but still douses Hawaii with rain

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:28:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:32:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Nakoa Ching, of Kailua, Hawaii, watches the ocean as Tropical Storm Olivia approaches the islands, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 near Honolulu. The National Weather Service says the storm could dump as much as 20 inches of rain on som...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Nakoa Ching, of Kailua, Hawaii, watches the ocean as Tropical Storm Olivia approaches the islands, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 near Honolulu. The National Weather Service says the storm could dump as much as 20 inches of rain on som...
    Maui hunkered down for heavy rains and powerful winds as a gradually weakening tropical storm barreled toward the state, while Honolulu hoped it would be spared the worst.
    Maui hunkered down for heavy rains and powerful winds as a gradually weakening tropical storm barreled toward the state, while Honolulu hoped it would be spared the worst.
  • Westbrook has procedure on knee; status for opener in doubt

    Westbrook has procedure on knee; status for opener in doubt

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:23:45 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:35:24 GMT
    Westbrook has arthroscopic procedure on knee; status for opener in doubt.
    Westbrook has arthroscopic procedure on knee; status for opener in doubt.
  • Tropical storm drops light rain as it nears Maui, Big Island

    Tropical storm drops light rain as it nears Maui, Big Island

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-09-11 20:52:48 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:48:16 GMT
    Tropical Storm Olivia is dropping light rain on Maui and the Big Island as its outer rain bands approach the state.
    Tropical Storm Olivia is dropping light rain on Maui and the Big Island as its outer rain bands approach the state.
  • Ex-employees: Doc in sex abuse inquiry aimed ads at students

    Ex-employees: Doc in sex abuse inquiry aimed ads at students

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:50:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:57:42 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE – This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss, an Ohio State University team doctor employed by the school from 1978 until his 1998 retirement. Strauss accused of groping young men decades ago...(Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE – This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss, an Ohio State University team doctor employed by the school from 1978 until his 1998 retirement. Strauss accused of groping young men decades ago...
    Two men who worked at an Ohio State University doctor's off-campus clinic says things that seemed odd about it appear more suspicious in light of claims that he sexually abused male athletes and other students.
    Two men who worked at an Ohio State University doctor's off-campus clinic says things that seemed odd about it appear more suspicious in light of claims that he sexually abused male athletes and other students.
  • Booker fuels 2020 talk with South Carolina Dem fundraiser

    Booker fuels 2020 talk with South Carolina Dem fundraiser

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:06:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:29:30 GMT
    Fueling speculation about his White House ambitions, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will go to South Carolina to headline one of the early presidential voting state's signature political events.
    Fueling speculation about his White House ambitions, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will go to South Carolina to headline one of the early presidential voting state's signature political events.
  • New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    Monday, September 10 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-09-11 02:54:34 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:29:05 GMT
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.
  • Warner Bros. distances itself from 'A Star Is Born' producer

    Warner Bros. distances itself from 'A Star Is Born' producer

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:23:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:15:24 GMT
    Just as film festival audiences are swooning over Bradley Cooper's celebrated romance "A Star Is Born," the film's studio is distancing itself from a producer of the project.
    Just as film festival audiences are swooning over Bradley Cooper's celebrated romance "A Star Is Born," the film's studio is distancing itself from a producer of the project.
  • East Coast military bases brace for Florence

    East Coast military bases brace for Florence

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:37:54 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:54:42 GMT
    (Sgt. Dana Beesley/U.S. Marine Corps via AP). In this photo released by the U.S. Marine Corps, recruits at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island prepare to evacuate following an evacuation order directed by Brig. Gen. James Glynn, the depot's comman...(Sgt. Dana Beesley/U.S. Marine Corps via AP). In this photo released by the U.S. Marine Corps, recruits at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island prepare to evacuate following an evacuation order directed by Brig. Gen. James Glynn, the depot's comman...
    Service members and their families left some of the southeast's biggest military installations, and equipment and ships were relocated as Hurricane Florence swirled toward the East Coast on Tuesday.
    Service members and their families left some of the southeast's biggest military installations, and equipment and ships were relocated as Hurricane Florence swirled toward the East Coast on Tuesday.
  • Marlins hand deGrom latest hard-luck loss, beat Mets 5-3

    Marlins hand deGrom latest hard-luck loss, beat Mets 5-3

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:30 PM EDT2018-09-12 02:30:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:39:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets' Jacob deGrom (48) delivers a pitch during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets' Jacob deGrom (48) delivers a pitch during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in New York.
    Jacob deGrom took his latest hard-luck loss in a record-setting season, getting outpitched by Jose Urena as the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 5-3.
    Jacob deGrom took his latest hard-luck loss in a record-setting season, getting outpitched by Jose Urena as the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 5-3.
  • Residents of New Mexico compound indicted on federal charges

    Residents of New Mexico compound indicted on federal charges

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:29:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:29:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff, File). FILE - This Aug. 10, 2018, file photo shows a ramshackle compound in the desert area of Amalia, N.M. Five former residents of the compound in northern New Mexico where a 3-year-old boy's body was found last month are sch...(AP Photo/Brian Skoloff, File). FILE - This Aug. 10, 2018, file photo shows a ramshackle compound in the desert area of Amalia, N.M. Five former residents of the compound in northern New Mexico where a 3-year-old boy's body was found last month are sch...
    Five residents of a ramshackle desert compound in New Mexico are scheduled for arraignments and detention hearings after being indicted by a federal grand jury on firearms and conspiracy charges.
    Five residents of a ramshackle desert compound in New Mexico are scheduled for arraignments and detention hearings after being indicted by a federal grand jury on firearms and conspiracy charges.
  • Bettman tells AP: NHL in mediation on concussion lawsuit

    Bettman tells AP: NHL in mediation on concussion lawsuit

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:13:13 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:35:56 GMT
    NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman tells The Associated Press the league is complying with a judge's order by entering mediation with former players in a bid to settle a concussion lawsuit.
    NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman tells The Associated Press the league is complying with a judge's order by entering mediation with former players in a bid to settle a concussion lawsuit.
  • The Latest: 5.4M people under hurricane watches, warnings

    The Latest: 5.4M people under hurricane watches, warnings

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-09-11 12:47:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-09-12 03:57:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mic Smith). Walker Townsend, at right, from the Isle of Palms, S.C., fills a sand bag while Dalton Trout, in center, holds the bag at the Isle of Palms municipal lot where the city was giving away free sand in preparation for Hurricane Floren...(AP Photo/Mic Smith). Walker Townsend, at right, from the Isle of Palms, S.C., fills a sand bag while Dalton Trout, in center, holds the bag at the Isle of Palms municipal lot where the city was giving away free sand in preparation for Hurricane Floren...
    The National Hurricane Center says a new report from an Air Force Reserve Unit hurricane hunter aircraft indicates that Hurricane Florence's top sustained winds have decreased slightly to 130 mph (215 kph) with...
    The National Hurricane Center says a new report from an Air Force Reserve Unit hurricane hunter aircraft indicates that Hurricane Florence's top sustained winds have decreased slightly to 130 mph (215 kph) with higher gusts.
  • Less snow prompts push to lengthen Grand Canyon visit season

    Less snow prompts push to lengthen Grand Canyon visit season

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-11 21:36:37 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 03:27:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Hossman, File). FILE - This Feb. 22, 2005 file photo shows the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, background, as tourists hike along the South Rim in Grand Canyon, Ariz. Lower snowfall in recent years at the Grand Canyon’s North Rim is promp...(AP Photo/Rick Hossman, File). FILE - This Feb. 22, 2005 file photo shows the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, background, as tourists hike along the South Rim in Grand Canyon, Ariz. Lower snowfall in recent years at the Grand Canyon’s North Rim is promp...
    Tourism officials in southern Utah are pushing for the Grand Canyon's North Rim to extend its season.
    Tourism officials in southern Utah are pushing for the Grand Canyon's North Rim to extend its season.
  • Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs

    Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-11 21:36:45 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-09-12 03:20:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ken Ritter, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Dozier, right, confers with Lori Teicher, a federal public defender involved in his case, during an appearance in Clark County District Court in Las Ve...(AP Photo/Ken Ritter, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Dozier, right, confers with Lori Teicher, a federal public defender involved in his case, during an appearance in Clark County District Court in Las Ve...
    Nevada's prisons director says a supplier's error providing drugs the state wanted for an execution wasn't the state's fault, and he felt no obligation meet manufacturer demands to return them.
    Nevada's prisons director says a supplier's error providing drugs the state wanted for an execution wasn't the state's fault, and he felt no obligation meet manufacturer demands to return them.
  • In simulation, Category 4 hurricane devastated East Coast

    In simulation, Category 4 hurricane devastated East Coast

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:23:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-09-12 02:25:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2005, file photo, homes remain surrounded by floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Some experts are concerned that Hurricane Florence could inflict damage com...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2005, file photo, homes remain surrounded by floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Some experts are concerned that Hurricane Florence could inflict damage com...
    In recent government simulation, hurricane similar to Florence devastated vulnerable East Coast.
    In recent government simulation, hurricane similar to Florence devastated vulnerable East Coast.
  • Side of seagrass please: Scientists find omnivorous shark

    Side of seagrass please: Scientists find omnivorous shark

    Thursday, September 6 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-06 20:15:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-11 04:49:40 GMT
    Ruining the reputation of sharks as bloodthirsty predators, Southern California researchers say they've found a shark that enjoys a side of sea grass with its prey.
    Ruining the reputation of sharks as bloodthirsty predators, Southern California researchers say they've found a shark that enjoys a side of sea grass with its prey.
  • Homeland Security head: Colorado tops US in vote security

    Homeland Security head: Colorado tops US in vote security

    Thursday, September 6 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-09-06 19:59:56 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-09-10 23:44:31 GMT
    Dozens of Colorado state and local elections officials are participating in cyber security and other exercises to reinforce the state's voting status as among the most secure in the nation ahead of the November...
    Dozens of Colorado state and local elections officials are participating in cyber security and other exercises to reinforce the state's voting status as among the most secure in the nation ahead of the November midterm elections.
  • Major opioid maker to pay for overdose-antidote development

    Major opioid maker to pay for overdose-antidote development

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-09-05 16:24:48 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-09-10 22:09:39 GMT
    With lawsuits mounting, maker of OxyContin provides grant for nonprofit pharmaceutical company to speed development of lower-cost overdose antidote.
    With lawsuits mounting, maker of OxyContin provides grant for nonprofit pharmaceutical company to speed development of lower-cost overdose antidote.
  • Murray's 5 total TDs lead No. 6 Oklahoma past UCLA 49-21

    Murray's 5 total TDs lead No. 6 Oklahoma past UCLA 49-21

    Saturday, September 8 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-09-08 20:52:45 GMT
    Sunday, September 9 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-09-09 06:47:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws in front of UCLA linebacker Jaelan Phillips (15) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws in front of UCLA linebacker Jaelan Phillips (15) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018.
    Murray's 5 total TDs lead No. 6 Oklahoma past UCLA 49-21 despite RB Anderson's leg injury.
    Murray's 5 total TDs lead No. 6 Oklahoma past UCLA 49-21 despite RB Anderson's leg injury.
  • The Latest: Officer named in killing also shot a man in 2017

    The Latest: Officer named in killing also shot a man in 2017

    Saturday, September 8 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-09-08 18:34:16 GMT
    Saturday, September 8 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-09-09 03:28:00 GMT
    (Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP). "Young King" Solomon Grayson, 6, looks over at a sign that reads "You Could be Botham Shem Jean" during a Mothers Against Police Brutality candlelight vigil for Jean at the Jack Evans Police Headquarters...(Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP). "Young King" Solomon Grayson, 6, looks over at a sign that reads "You Could be Botham Shem Jean" during a Mothers Against Police Brutality candlelight vigil for Jean at the Jack Evans Police Headquarters...
    Government leaders of the Caribbean island nation of Saint Lucia say the shooting death in Dallas of an island native came as a "shock" and that embassy officials in the U.S. will provide assistance to the victim's...
    Government leaders of the Caribbean island nation of Saint Lucia say the shooting death in Dallas of an island native came as a "shock" and that embassy officials in the U.S. will provide assistance to the victim's family.
  • Passing Grade: Point guards go to head of Hoops Hall class

    Passing Grade: Point guards go to head of Hoops Hall class

    Friday, September 7 2018 7:50 PM EDT2018-09-07 23:50:29 GMT
    Saturday, September 8 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-08 21:37:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Grant Hill speaks during induction ceremonies for the Basketball Hall of Fame, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Grant Hill speaks during induction ceremonies for the Basketball Hall of Fame, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.
    Grant Hill is the first member of the Class of 2018 to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
    Grant Hill is the first member of the Class of 2018 to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
  • Jewell Loyd scores 23, Storm beat Mystics 89-76 in Game 1

    Jewell Loyd scores 23, Storm beat Mystics 89-76 in Game 1

    Friday, September 7 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-09-08 03:10:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 8 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-09-08 19:48:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Washington Mystics' Ariel Atkins, left, tumbles backward after fouling Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart (30) during the first half of Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Washington Mystics' Ariel Atkins, left, tumbles backward after fouling Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart (30) during the first half of Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Seattle.
    Jewell Loyd made 9 of 12 shots and scored 23 points, league MVP Breanna Stewart added 20 points, and the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 89-76 in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals on Friday night.
    Jewell Loyd made 9 of 12 shots and scored 23 points, league MVP Breanna Stewart added 20 points, and the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 89-76 in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals on Friday night.
  • Senate concludes Kavanaugh hearing; confirmation likely

    Senate concludes Kavanaugh hearing; confirmation likely

    Friday, September 7 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-09-07 05:54:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 8 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-09-08 05:07:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh smiles as he is visited by young student athletes he coaches over the years, as he testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Ca...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh smiles as he is visited by young student athletes he coaches over the years, as he testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Ca...
    Senate Democrats worked into the night in a last, ferocious attempt to paint Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as a foe of abortion rights and a likely defender of President Donald Trump if he makes it to the...
    Senate Democrats worked into the night in a last, ferocious attempt to paint Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as a foe of abortion rights and a likely defender of President Donald Trump if he makes it to the high court.
  • The Latest: Hoops Hall opens doors to point guards

    The Latest: Hoops Hall opens doors to point guards

    Friday, September 7 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-09-08 00:10:53 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-09-08 03:54:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Grant Hill speaks during induction ceremonies at the Basketball Hall of Fame, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Grant Hill speaks during induction ceremonies at the Basketball Hall of Fame, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.
    Maurice Cheeks was the first of three all-time great point guards to enter the Basketball Hall of Fame in the Class of 2018.
    Maurice Cheeks was the first of three all-time great point guards to enter the Basketball Hall of Fame in the Class of 2018.
  • The Latest: Walker wins Delaware GOP House primary race

    The Latest: Walker wins Delaware GOP House primary race

    Thursday, September 6 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-09-07 01:11:37 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-09-07 17:23:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washin...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washin...
    Rob Arlett, a county councilman who served as Donald Trump's state campaign chair in 2016, has won the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Delaware.
    Rob Arlett, a county councilman who served as Donald Trump's state campaign chair in 2016, has won the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Delaware.
  • State says seniors were abandoned during California wildfire

    State says seniors were abandoned during California wildfire

    Thursday, September 6 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-09-06 23:54:11 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-09-07 16:35:04 GMT
    A state investigation has found that staff at two senior care facilities abandoned residents during an evacuation as wildfires swept through Northern California last October.
    A state investigation has found that staff at two senior care facilities abandoned residents during an evacuation as wildfires swept through Northern California last October.
  • Unwanted by Australia, refugees on Nauru have few options

    Unwanted by Australia, refugees on Nauru have few options

    Friday, September 7 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-09-07 05:12:34 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-09-07 15:10:17 GMT
    (Jason Oxenham/Pool Photo via AP). In this Sept. 4, 2018, photo, from left, Mohammad, 17, Aryana, 2 1/2 months old, his mother and little brother Amirparsa, 11, are pictured on Nauru. "We were innocent," says Mohammad about himself and other children. ...(Jason Oxenham/Pool Photo via AP). In this Sept. 4, 2018, photo, from left, Mohammad, 17, Aryana, 2 1/2 months old, his mother and little brother Amirparsa, 11, are pictured on Nauru. "We were innocent," says Mohammad about himself and other children. ...
    More than 600 refugees, including about 120 children and teenagers, have been stuck on the tiny Pacific island of Nauru for nearly five years.
    More than 600 refugees, including about 120 children and teenagers, have been stuck on the tiny Pacific island of Nauru for nearly five years.
  • New York Catholic dioceses subpoenaed in sex abuse probe

    New York Catholic dioceses subpoenaed in sex abuse probe

    Thursday, September 6 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-09-06 17:19:01 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-07 07:22:36 GMT
    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood has subpoenaed all Roman Catholic dioceses in the state as part of an investigation into the handling of sex abuse allegations.
    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood has subpoenaed all Roman Catholic dioceses in the state as part of an investigation into the handling of sex abuse allegations.
  • Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

    Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

    Thursday, September 6 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-09-06 16:00:38 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-09-07 07:17:30 GMT
    Richard DeVos, billionaire philanthropist, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has died.
    Richard DeVos, billionaire philanthropist, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has died.
  • Immigrant charged in Iowa student's death was known by alias

    Immigrant charged in Iowa student's death was known by alias

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-09-05 18:09:19 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-09-07 06:26:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, Cristhian Bahena Rivera is escorted into the Poweshiek County Courthouse for his initial court appearance in Montezuma, Iowa. Rivera is charged with first-degree murder in t...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, Cristhian Bahena Rivera is escorted into the Poweshiek County Courthouse for his initial court appearance in Montezuma, Iowa. Rivera is charged with first-degree murder in t...
    Immigrant charged in college student's death was known by different name on dairy farm.
    Immigrant charged in college student's death was known by different name on dairy farm.
  • The Latest: Trump: American flag needed in moon docudrama

    The Latest: Trump: American flag needed in moon docudrama

    Thursday, September 6 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-09-07 01:11:30 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-09-07 06:13:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump responds to a reporters question during an event with sheriffs in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump responds to a reporters question during an event with sheriffs in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says he'd "shut down the government over border security in a second" if it were up to him.
    President Donald Trump says he'd "shut down the government over border security in a second" if it were up to him.
  • California takes financial wallop from unrelenting wildfires

    California takes financial wallop from unrelenting wildfires

    Thursday, September 6 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-06 06:43:49 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-09-07 04:43:40 GMT
    (Jerri Tubbs via AP). A fire rages as motorists travel on Interstate 5 near Lake Shasta, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.(Jerri Tubbs via AP). A fire rages as motorists travel on Interstate 5 near Lake Shasta, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.
    A Northern California wildfire that closed down dozens of miles of a main freeway between California and Oregon and left the road littered with abandoned trucks.
    A Northern California wildfire that closed down dozens of miles of a main freeway between California and Oregon and left the road littered with abandoned trucks.
  • Incumbent Carper fends off rival in Delaware Senate primary

    Incumbent Carper fends off rival in Delaware Senate primary

    Thursday, September 6 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-09-06 12:29:08 GMT
    Friday, September 7 2018 12:01 AM EDT2018-09-07 04:01:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washin...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washin...
    A battle between the state's senior senator and an upstart challenger riding an antiestablishment wave within the Democratic Party highlights Thursday's primary elections in Delaware.
    A battle between the state's senior senator and an upstart challenger riding an antiestablishment wave within the Democratic Party highlights Thursday's primary elections in Delaware.
  • Allen, Nash, Kidd, Hill in lineup for basketball hall

    Allen, Nash, Kidd, Hill in lineup for basketball hall

    Thursday, September 6 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-09-06 20:54:41 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-09-07 03:33:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Ray Allen, a class of 2018 inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame, smiles as he walks off stage at the end of a news conference at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Ray Allen, a class of 2018 inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame, smiles as he walks off stage at the end of a news conference at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in Springfield, Mass.
    Basketball Hall of Fame class features most prolific 3-point shooter, trio of great point guards.
    Basketball Hall of Fame class features most prolific 3-point shooter, trio of great point guards.
  • 'A horrific situation: 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

    'A horrific situation: 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

    Thursday, September 6 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-09-06 14:04:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-09-07 03:26:14 GMT
    Police say they've responded to an active shooter situation at the Fifth Third Bank building in downtown Cincinnati and there are multiple injuries.
    Police say they've responded to an active shooter situation at the Fifth Third Bank building in downtown Cincinnati and there are multiple injuries.
  • The Latest: Trump calls Dems at Kavanaugh hearing 'sick'

    The Latest: Trump calls Dems at Kavanaugh hearing 'sick'

    Thursday, September 6 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-09-06 14:09:26 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-09-07 02:59:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, center, leaves the hearing room in the evening after the second day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, on Capit...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, center, leaves the hearing room in the evening after the second day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, on Capit...
    The Associated Press has obtained an email in which Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh disputes that the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling on abortion access is settled law.
    The Associated Press has obtained an email in which Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh disputes that the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling on abortion access is settled law.
  • The Latest: Police identify victims in Cincinnati shooting

    The Latest: Police identify victims in Cincinnati shooting

    Thursday, September 6 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-09-06 22:58:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-09-06 23:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Emergency personnel and police respond to reports of an active shooter situation near Fountain Square, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in downtown Cincinnati.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Emergency personnel and police respond to reports of an active shooter situation near Fountain Square, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in downtown Cincinnati.
    A coroner says the three men killed in a Cincinnati office shooting ranged in age from 25 to 64.
    A coroner says the three men killed in a Cincinnati office shooting ranged in age from 25 to 64.
  • DeSantis, Gillum pick running mates for Florida governor

    DeSantis, Gillum pick running mates for Florida governor

    Thursday, September 6 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-09-06 13:44:42 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-09-06 19:49:30 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis is picking state Rep. Jeanette Nunez to be his running mate, marking the first time a Cuban-American woman will run Florida's lieutenant governor.
    Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis is picking state Rep. Jeanette Nunez to be his running mate, marking the first time a Cuban-American woman will run Florida's lieutenant governor.
  • LeBron James says in Kaepernick reference: I stand with Nike

    LeBron James says in Kaepernick reference: I stand with Nike

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-09-05 05:07:27 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-09-06 19:08:02 GMT
    LeBron James said he 'stands with Nike,' a clear reference to the company's Colin Kaepernick.
    LeBron James said he 'stands with Nike,' a clear reference to the company's Colin Kaepernick.
  • Vermont woman who admitted ricin possession sentenced

    Vermont woman who admitted ricin possession sentenced

    Thursday, September 6 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-06 16:34:34 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-09-06 18:12:22 GMT
    Woman sentenced to time served, mental health treatment in ricin at retirement home case.
    Woman sentenced to time served, mental health treatment in ricin at retirement home case.
  • Montana Sen. Tester talks up Trump to defuse GOP challenge

    Montana Sen. Tester talks up Trump to defuse GOP challenge

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-09-05 20:41:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-06 16:34:53 GMT
    U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is rolling out a new television ad promoting his collaboration with President Donald Trump as the Montana lawmaker seeks to inoculate himself against conservative critics ahead of Trump's...
    U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is rolling out a new television ad promoting his collaboration with President Donald Trump as the Montana lawmaker seeks to inoculate himself against conservative critics ahead of Trump's Thursday visit to the state.
  • Blamed in baby's death, weakening Gordon spreads rain inland

    Blamed in baby's death, weakening Gordon spreads rain inland

    Tuesday, September 4 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-09-05 02:45:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-09-06 13:34:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dan Anderson). Laura Cunningham, 10,left, Hunter Shows, center, and Brandon Perry, 10, right, watch the waves crash from Tropical Storm Gordon on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 in Dauphin Island, Ala.(AP Photo/Dan Anderson). Laura Cunningham, 10,left, Hunter Shows, center, and Brandon Perry, 10, right, watch the waves crash from Tropical Storm Gordon on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 in Dauphin Island, Ala.
    Gordon has begun hurling tropical storm-force winds onshore along the Alabama and western Florida Panhandle coastline.
    Gordon has begun hurling tropical storm-force winds onshore along the Alabama and western Florida Panhandle coastline.
  • Redistricting battles already playing out in 2018 midterms

    Redistricting battles already playing out in 2018 midterms

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-05 21:36:02 GMT
    Thursday, September 6 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-06 04:10:40 GMT
    The political battle over redistricting is under way in the 2018 elections, even though the task of drawing new boundaries for federal and state legislative districts is still three years away.
    The political battle over redistricting is under way in the 2018 elections, even though the task of drawing new boundaries for federal and state legislative districts is still three years away.
  • Firefighting group expresses concern over inmate rape arrest

    Firefighting group expresses concern over inmate rape arrest

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-09-05 14:01:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-09-06 00:46:42 GMT
    (Sanpete County Jail via AP). This photo provided by the Sanpete County Jail in Manti, Utah, shows Ruben Hernandez. Prosecutors say Hernandez, an Idaho prison inmate sent to help fight a wildfire, raped a woman who was also working to support firefight...(Sanpete County Jail via AP). This photo provided by the Sanpete County Jail in Manti, Utah, shows Ruben Hernandez. Prosecutors say Hernandez, an Idaho prison inmate sent to help fight a wildfire, raped a woman who was also working to support firefight...
    Idaho is reviewing its program that allows the temporary release of prison inmates to help fight wildfires after one was charged with raping a woman working at a remote Utah base camp.
    Idaho is reviewing its program that allows the temporary release of prison inmates to help fight wildfires after one was charged with raping a woman working at a remote Utah base camp.
  • Manafort foreign agent trial to remain in DC, judge rules

    Manafort foreign agent trial to remain in DC, judge rules

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-09-05 16:07:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-05 21:57:20 GMT
    A federal judge in Washington has denied Paul Manafort's request to move his second trial from the District of Columbia.
    A federal judge in Washington has denied Paul Manafort's request to move his second trial from the District of Columbia.
  • Opponent says Kobach unfit to lead due to immigration stance

    Opponent says Kobach unfit to lead due to immigration stance

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-09-05 19:37:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-05 21:37:00 GMT
    (Thad Allton /The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows candidates for Kansas governor, from left to right, Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach, Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly and independent candid...(Thad Allton /The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows candidates for Kansas governor, from left to right, Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach, Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly and independent candid...
    One of Republican Kris Kobach's main opponents says he's not qualified to be Kansas governor because of his tough stance on illegal immigration.
    One of Republican Kris Kobach's main opponents says he's not qualified to be Kansas governor because of his tough stance on illegal immigration.
  • Top women's college players practicing with Team USA

    Top women's college players practicing with Team USA

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-09-05 20:41:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-09-05 21:12:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2018, file photo, head coach Dawn Staley talks with players and assistant coaches during a practice for the U.S. national women's basketball team, in Seattle. Staley held a three-day training c...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2018, file photo, head coach Dawn Staley talks with players and assistant coaches during a practice for the U.S. national women's basketball team, in Seattle. Staley held a three-day training c...
    USA Basketball and coach Dawn Staley turn to college basketball's best women's players to get national team ready for World Cup play this month.
    USA Basketball and coach Dawn Staley turn to college basketball's best women's players to get national team ready for World Cup play this month.
  • Federal regulators give blessing to utility merger plan

    Federal regulators give blessing to utility merger plan

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-09-05 16:12:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-09-05 17:53:49 GMT
    A deal to merge troubled South Carolina utility SCANA with Dominion Energy has cleared another hurdle.
    A deal to merge troubled South Carolina utility SCANA with Dominion Energy has cleared another hurdle.
  • Sue Bird's big 4th quarter leads Storm past Mercury 94-84

    Sue Bird's big 4th quarter leads Storm past Mercury 94-84

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-05 04:28:24 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-09-05 16:33:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart, right, is embraced by Sue Bird after the Storm defeated the Phoenix Mercury 94-84 during Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoff semifinal, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Seattle. The Storm advanced ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart, right, is embraced by Sue Bird after the Storm defeated the Phoenix Mercury 94-84 during Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoff semifinal, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Seattle. The Storm advanced ...
    Sue Bird scored 14 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter, and the Seattle Storm advanced to the WNBA Finals for the third time in franchise history rallying for a 94-84 win over the Phoenix Mercury in Game 5 on...
    Sue Bird scored 14 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter, and the Seattle Storm advanced to the WNBA Finals for the third time in franchise history rallying for a 94-84 win over the Phoenix Mercury in Game 5 on Tuesday night.
  • Storm and Mystics to meet in WNBA Finals

    Storm and Mystics to meet in WNBA Finals

    Wednesday, September 5 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-09-05 07:47:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-09-05 16:18:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Storm players gather in a celebratory huddle after a 94-84 win over the Phoenix Mercury during Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoff semifinal, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Seattle. The Storm advanced to the WNBA finals.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Seattle Storm players gather in a celebratory huddle after a 94-84 win over the Phoenix Mercury during Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoff semifinal, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Seattle. The Storm advanced to the WNBA finals.
    Elena Delle Donne has the Washington Mystics in the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, where they'll face Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm.
    Elena Delle Donne has the Washington Mystics in the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, where they'll face Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm.
  • Rick Pitino tells AP he knows his coaching days are in past

    Rick Pitino tells AP he knows his coaching days are in past

    Tuesday, September 4 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-09-04 19:24:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-09-05 07:37:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Former Louisville NCAA college basketball head coach Rick Pitino answers questions during an interview, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in New York. It's been nearly a year since Pitino was fired from Louisville after the school ackn...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Former Louisville NCAA college basketball head coach Rick Pitino answers questions during an interview, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in New York. It's been nearly a year since Pitino was fired from Louisville after the school ackn...
    'I think my time has passed': Rick Pitino tells AP he suspects his coaching days are likely over.
    'I think my time has passed': Rick Pitino tells AP he suspects his coaching days are likely over.
  • Mystics earn 1st trip to WNBA Finals, beating Dream 86-81

    Mystics earn 1st trip to WNBA Finals, beating Dream 86-81

    Tuesday, September 4 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-09-05 02:26:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-09-05 04:39:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). Washington Mystics forward LaToya Sanders (30) fends off Atlanta Dream forward Jessica Breland as she reaches for a rebound during the first half of Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoffs semifinal Monday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Amis). Washington Mystics forward LaToya Sanders (30) fends off Atlanta Dream forward Jessica Breland as she reaches for a rebound during the first half of Game 5 of a WNBA basketball playoffs semifinal Monday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The Washington Mystics overcame a quiet night from Elena Delle Donne to earn a trip to the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, holding off the Atlanta Dream 86-81 in the decisive fifth game of...
    The Washington Mystics overcame a quiet night from Elena Delle Donne to earn a trip to the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, holding off the Atlanta Dream 86-81 in the decisive fifth game of their semifinal series.