Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods until December

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to pressure from businesses and growing fears that a trade war is threatening the U.S. economy, the Trump administration is delaying most of the import taxes it plan...

Allyson Felix competes for medals, campaigns for motherhood

About a month after her daughter's emergency delivery , sprinter Allyson Felix went through one of her toughest workouts — a 30-minute walk. It was then the six-time Olympic gold med...

Murphy, Smith rally Mariners to 3-2 win over Tigers

SEATTLE (AP) — Mallex Smith hit an RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Seattle Mariners a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Smith dr...

Famous tech YouTuber has side gig as Ultimate Frisbee pro

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Professional Ultimate Frisbee players need to have second jobs to make ends meet. Marques Brownlee's day job just happens to be more lucrative than most. Br...

Microsoft and Gannett rise while American Express falls

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Microsoft Corp., up 20 cents to $136.62 The technology company's cloud computing busine...

Taste of the Tour: Classic hen in a pot at 'Chez Paulette'

PAU, France (AP) — A classic base camp at the Tour de France, the city of Pau is a food lovers' paradise. Visited on Friday by the Tour peloton for the 71st time after hosting the ra...

Stocks edge higher in morning trading, narrow weekly losses

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in morning trading on Wall Street Friday, chipping away at the week's losses. Markets have been volatile throughout the week as investors ass...

Facing Trump's tariffs, some companies move, change or wait

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some are moving factories out of China. Others are strategically redesigning products. Some are seeking loopholes in trade law or even mislabeling where their goods originate — all w...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 14, the 195th day of 2019. There are 170 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 14, 1...

Nike keeps plans for Arizona factory despite controversy

PHOENIX (AP) — Nike announced Thursday it's going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey blocked state money for the facility when ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ July 3 The Chicago Tribune on the two deaths that one family hopes will spark...

Tuesday Sports in Brief

SOCCER LYON, France (AP) — Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into...

Kaepernick stirs new controversy for Nike

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike's sales have only grown since it seized attention with its ad campaign featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. So, the shoemaker deferred to its star endorser when he r...

Bolivian economy island of stability but storm clouds loom

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Abraham Rodríguez's small shoe store grew into a factory that employed more than a dozen workers during an economic boom in Bolivia when prices for the gas and minerals it produ...

AP-NORC Poll: Trump not boosted by strong American economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The solid economy is doing little to bolster support for President Donald Trump. Americans give Trump mixed reviews for his economic stewardship despite the growth ...