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Former Iran conscripts say unfairly blocked from US travel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two years ago, Leili Ghazi quit studying biomedical engineering in Iran and seized the chance to travel to the United States to build a new life for herself and her parents. ...

Kenzo designer dazzles Paris with color, preppy styles

PARIS (AP) — Kenzo’s designer, Nigo, found his groove for his sophomore collection at the LVMH-owned house, drawing vibrant parallels with house founder Kenzo Takada. Nigo has made ...

Baseball Glance

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NLRB's top prosecutor seeks big changes, faces uphill battle

As workers at major companies increasingly move to unionize, the political environment for labor couldn’t be more ripe. Perhaps nowhere is that more accurate than at the National La...

Mike Pompeo urges formation of ‘global alliance for freedom’ to contest Russian and Chinese aggression

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo during an online speech on Thursday (June 24) urged the world to form a new “global alliance for freedom” to cont...

WIMBLEDON 2022: No Russians, no rankings, but Serena’s back

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — At least at the outset, before a tennis ball is struck, this edition of Wimbledon is as much about who — and what — is missing as who’s here. And that’s eve...

Explorers find WWII Navy destroyer, deepest wreck discovered

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A U.S. Navy destroyer that engaged a superior Japanese fleet in the largest sea battle of World War II in the Philippines has become the deepest wreck to be discovered, acco...

A ‘sucker punch’: Some women fear setback to hard-won rights

At 88, Gloria Steinem has long been the nation’s most visible feminist and advocate for women’s rights. But at 22, she was a frightened American in London getting an illegal abortion of a pregnancy so...

EXPLAINER: Why Germany is pushing for a 'climate club'

BERLIN (AP) — Germany is hosting this year’s meeting of leaders from the Group of Seven leading economies in the Bavarian resort of Elmau. Before the invasion of Ukraine by Russia triggered a cascade ...

Major League Baseball Leaders

AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING_Arraez, Minnesota, .347; Bogaerts, Boston, .333; Devers, Boston, .330; J.Martinez, Boston, .324; Vaughn, Chicago, .320; Kirk, Toronto, .318; France, Seattle, ...

AP PHOTOS: Hong Kong's last hand-painted porcelain factory

HONG KONG (AP) — Step into Yuet Tung China Works, Hong Kong’s last remaining hand-painted porcelain factory, and you find yourself surrounded by stacks of dinnerware, each piece painstakingly decorate...

Today in History: June 26, first Harry Potter book published

Today in History Today is Sunday, June 26, the 177th day of 2022. There are 188 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 26...

Mariners place France on injured list due to elbow strain

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle Mariners will be without another key member of their offense for at least a couple weeks, but considering how bad the injury to first baseman Ty France looked, they ...