Stafford, Agnew lead Lions over Eagles 27-24

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matthew Stafford threw a touchdown pass to Marvin Jones, Jamal Agnew returned a kickoff 100 yards for a score and the Detroit Lions held on for a 27-24 victory over the Philadelphi...

Rookie Webb, Giants beat Braves 4-1, avoid sweep

ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Logan Webb allowed only two hits and one run in six innings, Evan Longoria drove in two runs with two hits and the San Francisco Giants beat Dallas Keuchel and the Atlanta Braves...

Gucci takes a kinky turn; Dolce&Gabbana give a jungle roar

MILAN (AP) — Fashion, according to Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele, now is above all "a great platform. It has great power." Michele has used that platform during his 4½ y...

Taiwan police officer gets elderly woman to return home by buying all her flowers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An officer in Taoyuan City helped a 75-year-old woman selling magnolia flowers in the street late at night to return home early by buying up all the remaining flowers, acc...

Daylilies to remain in bloom in eastern Taiwan through Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The daylily blooms on Fuli Township's Lioushihdan Mountain (六十石山) and neighboring Chike Mountain (赤柯山) in Yuli Township along Hualien County’s Coastal Range are ...

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White House upgrade: First lady's done a lot with the place

WASHINGTON (AP) — She's done a lot with the place. Like anyone who has ever spruced up their home, Melania Trump will have a few new touches to showcase Friday when guests visit the ...

RIGHT AT HOME: The look of hand-drawn art is hot in decor

Hand-crafted is popular these days, and many home decorators are looking for unique textiles and other furnishings that feature the look of hand-drawn art. Items like the eclectic, p...

Arizona Sikh preaches love 18 years after post-9/11 killing

PHOENIX (AP) — Indian Sikh immigrant Rana Singh Sodhi still preaches love and tolerance 18 years after his brother was gunned down in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks by a man who misto...

Badgley Mischka evokes an island flair at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — All that was missing was the sand at the Badgley Mischka spring/summer show that featured floral prints, bathing suits and glitzy evening gowns, evoking island flair. ...

Villar hits record-setting HR, Orioles beat Dodgers 703

BALTIMORE (AP) — Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking, record-setting three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night to end a six-game l...

Flowers, Keuchel help Braves beat Phillies 3-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tyler Flowers hit a three-run homer, Dallas Keuchel struck out eight in six innings and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 Wednesday night. ...

AP PHOTOS: German herdsmen lead autumn Alpine cattle drive

BAD HINDELANG, Germany (AP) — Bavarian herdsmen have gathered together in the Alps in for an annual autumn ritual, driving their herds of cattle from high mountain pastures to the valley below in prep...

Balloon sent in memory of British dad lands in Polish field

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — An English woman released a helium balloon into the sky over Birmingham, England, to commemorate the anniversary of her father's death. She had no idea it ...

At Carolina Herrera, wildflowers bloom on the Hudson River

NEW YORK (AP) — Wildflowers were blooming on the banks of the Hudson River on Monday, thanks to the fertile imagination of Wes Gordon at Carolina Herrera. Gordon, now into his second...