Review: Erin Kelly's new novel staggers at an asylum

"Stone Mothers: a Novel" (Minotaur), by Erin Kelly An imposing former mental asylum reconfigured as a high-end spa and apartment building looms over a remote England town and over th...

To some market vets, stocks are rallying like it's 1999

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market has been so hot this year that it might need an ice-cold Fruitopia, or a Zima. The furious rally that's brought the S&P 500 to the brink of anoth...

Davis sets record at 0 for 49, including warning track shot

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis went 0 for 5 to set a major league record for the longest hitless streak by a position player, extending his drought to 49 consecutive at-bats in the Baltimore Orioles' 12...

Bundesliga at stake as Bayern, Dortmund meet in 'Klassiker'

BERLIN (AP) — Bayern president Uli Hoeness was on the field when his team earned its most-lopsided victory over rival Borussia Dortmund, an 11-1 rout in 1971. Hoeness, then a spright...

Plus Que Parfait rallies to win UAE Derby; is Derby next?

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Plus Que Parfait went to the lead in the stretch and won the $2.5 million UAE Derby on Saturday. The win was worth 100 Kentucky Derby standings poi...

Svechnikov, Mrazek propel Hurricanes to 3-0 win over Avs

DENVER (AP) — Andrei Svechnikov had two goals and an assist, Petr Mrazek stopped 38 shots and the Carolina Hurricanes earned a rare win at Pepsi Center by beating the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Monday ...

Italy: Regional vote pairs far-right League, centrist party

ROME (AP) — Voters in one of Italy's least populated regions are casting ballots in an election that was regarded as a limited indicator of national parties' popularity ahead of European Parliament el...

Christian Siriano wins best-view award at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — If there were a best-view award at New York Fashion Week, Christian Siriano would win it. The sights outside the designer's runway show atop Rockefeller Center were hard to beat: The E...

Shiffrin takes issue with comments from Vonn and Miller

ARE, Sweden (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin has taken issue with comments by Lindsey Vonn and Bode Miller questioning her decision to sit out several events at the world championships. After...

Taiwan to see partial lunar and solar eclipses in 2019

TAIPEI (CNA) —The two most exciting celestial events in Taiwan this year will be a partial lunar eclipse in July and a partial solar eclipse in December, according to the Taipei Astronomical Mus...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2019. There are 334 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 31, ...

Bricks and Mortar wins inaugural Pegasus turf race

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Bricks and Mortar won the inaugural running of the Pegasus World Cup Turf on Saturday, at $7 million the richest grass race ever run in North America. M...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. Anti-governm...

Telescopes capture moment of impact during eclipse of moon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronomers managed to capture the moment of an impact during this week's eclipsed moon. Spanish astrophysicist Jose Maria Madiedo of the University of Hu...

40 years after his "folly," Bogle's index funds reign

NEW YORK (AP) — Forty years ago, the thought of buying a stock index fund was ridiculed. Why would anyone be satisfied with an investment that promised nothing more than the same return as the market?...