Puerto Rico gov submits $25B budget amid deal with board

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor has proposed a $25 billion budget to the island's legislature in which retired government workers would keep their monthly pensions and public schoo...

Ogilvy moving his family back to Australia next year

Geoff Ogilvy's immediate future involves fewer golf tournament and longer flights. Ogilvy has been contemplating in the last few years moving back home to Australia, and after discus...

WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

GENEVA (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have put up impressive numbers — in life and on the field — going into a fourth World Cup. So much has happened for football's stando...

Revolving door of despair: Drugs land more women behind bars

JACKSBORO, Tenn. (AP) — On opposite sides of the county jail, a mother and her son chat about school, girls, birthday gifts — and their future together. They aren't allowed to see each other face-to-f...

Revolving door of despair: Drugs land more women behind bars

JACKSBORO, Tenn. (AP) — On opposite sides of the county jail, a mother and her son chat about school, girls, birthday gifts — and their future together. They aren't allowed to see each other face-to-f...

AP PHOTOS: On the 'inside' with women behind bars

JACKSBORO, Tenn. (AP) — There was no makeup to put on, no outfit to prepare. There wasn't even any notice a visitor was coming. It was 2:30 on a weekday afternoon, and some women were roused from slee...

Revolving door of despair: Drugs land more women behind bars

JACKSBORO, Tenn. (AP) — On opposite sides of the county jail, a mother and her son chat about school, girls, birthday gifts — and their future together. They aren't allowed to see each other face-to-f...

Sparks edge Lynx 77-76 on Gray's shot in WNBA Finals rematch

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener Sunday, an intense rem...

Diggins-Smith, Cambage lead Wings past Dream, 101-78

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Skyler Diggins-Smith scored 25 points, and Liz Cambage had 21 points, nine rebounds and four blocks to help the Dallas Wings beat the Atlanta Dream 101-78 on Sunday. ...

WNBA Preview Capsules

NEW YORK (AP) — A team-by-team look at the WNBA. Teams are listed in predicted order of finish. ___ MINNESOTA LYNX 2017: 27-7, 1st place; beat Was...

Architect to create new star for Rockefeller Christmas tree

NEW YORK (AP) — Architect Daniel Libeskind (LEE'-behs-kihnd) is working on a new crowning achievement: a new star for the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. Crystal company Swarovski...

If You Can Drive in Jerusalem, You Can Drive (Almost) Anywhere

JERUSALEM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--The following is an opinion editorial provided by Amnon Shashua, senior vice president at Intel Corporation and the chief executive officer and chief technolo...

Longtime AP Sydney bureau chief Peter O'Loughlin dies at 78

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Peter O'Loughlin, who helped cover the closing days of the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and was founding president of the Foreign Correspondents' Association of Aust...

'Big 6' pulling further clear in top-heavy Premier League

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Premier League prides itself on being the most competitive in the world and points to Leicester's 2016 title triumph at preseason odds of 5,000-1 as the ultimate evidenc...

11 dead, 41 wounded as bombs hit 3 Indonesian churches in Surabaya

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Three attacks including one by a suicide bomber disguised as a churchgoer targeted three churches in Indonesia's second largest city early Sunday, killing at least ...