It's elimination day at the Women's World Cup

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — Win or go home, that's what at stake on Wednesday in the quarterfinal qualifier round. Four games are on the schedule, with Japan against China s...

Taiwan ranks No.12 in the global list of free economies: Fraser Institute

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan ranks No.12 in the global list of free economies, with Hong Kong as the world leader and China as No.108, according to Canada’s Fraser Institute. Factors which t...

Early round of World Cup full of upsets and surprises

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The preliminary round of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup had its share of upsets, comebacks and surprises. Two African nations qualified fo...

Fed seems poised to raise rates for a 3rd time this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is set Wednesday to raise interest rates for a third time this year and possibly modify the likely direction of rates in the months ahead. The b...

Environmental, tribal groups ask PUC to reconsider Line 3

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Environmental and tribal groups asked Minnesota regulators on Tuesday to reconsider their approval of Enbridge Energy's plans to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline acro...

Judge restores energy lease on Montana land sacred to tribes

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A judge reinstated an oil and gas lease on land in northwestern Montana considered sacred to some tribes in the U.S. and Canada — a ruling that could test the depths of the Trum...

Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Andy Murray advanced to the second round of the Shenzhen Open on Tuesday when Chinese wild-card entry Zhang Zhizhen had to retire in the third set. Zhang took ...

Andrea Constand's impact statement: Bill Cosby 'robbed me'

Victim impact statement by Andrea Constand, the former Temple University employee whom Bill Cosby was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting in 2004, as submitted in writing to the court at Cos...

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The Latest: Kids bring great atmosphere to Women's World Cup

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the FIBA Women's World Cup Day 3 (all times local): 11 a.m. The crowds for the opening two days of play at the FI...

Canada-France highlights Women's World Cup Day 3

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — In a matchup of unbeaten teams, Canada and France will cap the third day of preliminary round play at the FIBA Women's World Cup on Tuesday. The ...

College players getting on court education at World Cup

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — Kitija Laksa and Digna Strautmane, along with about a half dozen other college players, are getting quite the education on the court playing against the best playe...

Feds: Priest blamed sex abuse on cancer he didn't have

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former New Mexico priest, who fled the U.S. decades ago amid allegations of child sex abuse and once blamed his behavior on a cancer diagnosis which prosecutors say he didn'...

NTSB expected to determine cause of Air Canada close call

Video captured the moment that an Air Canada jet flew off course and just over four other jetliners filled with passengers late on a July night last year in San Francisco. On Tuesday...