Spain edges Norway 2-1 in first Euro 2020 qualifier

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Sergio Ramos' penalty goal ensured Spain beat Norway 2-1 to start its European Championship qualifying campaign on Saturday. The defender converted his spot ki...

American League East capsules

Capsules of American League East teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ Boston Red Sox 2018: 108-54, first place, World Series champions....

A look at those jockeying to be Thailand's next leader

BANGKOK (AP) — More than 70 parties are contesting Sunday's general election in Thailand, the first since a military coup nearly five years ago. Up for grabs are 500 seats in the Hou...

Reaction to the retirement of Japanese star Ichiro Suzuki

Reaction from the baseball world to the retirement of Japanese star Ichiro Suzuki, who played his final game Thursday with the Seattle Mariners against the Oakland Athletics in Tokyo. ...

Business Highlights

___ Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the c...

IndyCar Classic set for debut race at US home of F1

AUSTIN,Texas (AP) — From the time the first piles of dirt and rock were moved to start paving a new Formula One track in Texas, the owners of the Circuit of the Americas eyed a future with IndyCar. ...

Review: Maverick Sabre's new album is unapologetically cool

Maverick Sabre, "When I Wake Up" (FAMM) English-Irish musician Maverick Sabre doesn't hold back on his new album "When I Wake Up." Sabre writes with purpose and resolve on his third ...

Dragic scores 22 as Heat snap Spurs' 9-game winning streak

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Goran Dragic had 22 points and the Miami Heat snapped the Spurs' nine-game winning streak with a 110-105 victory Wednesday night, sending Dwyane Wade home a winner in his final game...

Long Thai crisis morphed coup leader's career into politics

BANGKOK (AP) — Prayuth Chan-ocha became prime minister in a very Thai way: He led a military coup. Now after five years of running Thailand with absolute power, he's seeking to hold ...

Puerto Rico lures tech developers as hurricane season looms

ISABELA, Puerto Rico (AP) — In the dark and isolating days after Hurricane Maria, people across Puerto Rico invented new ways to communicate: Elderly couples in need of food or water would raise a fla...

5 tips on what to do with unwanted stuff

NEW YORK (AP) — World-renowned tidying expert Marie Kondo is sparking joy among shoppers feeling the urge to clean out their homes. But once you master the Japanese organizing expert...

AIT director in Taiwan: people should `think outside the box'

The de facto U.S. ambassador to Taiwan called on people to "think outside the box" and explore emerging technologies at the opening of the 2019 AIC Innovation Forum Wednesday in Taiwan. B...

Pocketbook issues eclipsed by military role in Thai election

BANGKOK (AP) — Pocketbook issues may not sway the outcome of Sunday's election in Thailand, given the bigger debate among voters over whether they support or oppose the military junta that has ruled t...

MLB managers want limits, not bans, on clubhouse video games

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Montoyo thought he would be taking a hard line against video games in his first year as Toronto Blue Jays manager. Before he could put his foot down on F...

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending March 17, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher : iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Where the Crawdads Sing b...