Column: Fall shows winning is never as far away as it seems

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Robert Streb was too young at age 33 to have look back at his only PGA Tour victory six years ago instead of looking ahead to what might be his next one. ...

Greece strike to disrupt public transport

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Airlines are rescheduling or canceling flights to, from and within Greece this week as air traffic controllers join a nationwide public sector strike scheduled for Thursday. ...

Altice, Korn Ferry rise; Newmont, Twist Bioscience fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: Altice USA, up $2.76 to $35.03 The cable television provider is buying back $2.5 billion o...

Streb nearly holes out in a playoff to win at Sea Island

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Robert Streb made an 8-foot par putt to stay alive in a playoff and ended it on the second extra hole Sunday with a pitching wedge that came an inch from going in, giving...

Grounded Baltic Sea ferry pulled off seabed, resumes trip

HELSINKI (AP) — A passenger ferry that ran aground in heavy winds in a Baltic Sea archipelago between Finland and Sweden was dragged off the shore and towed early Sunday to a port, where some of its o...

Viking Grace: Finnish ferry towed to safety after stranding

The Finland-based Viking Line Group said its 429 passengers and crew spent Saturday night aboard the Viking Grace ferry after running aground next to islands between Sweden and Finland. The MS Viking...

Baltic Sea ferry runs aground in Finnish waters; no injuries

HELSINKI (AP) — A Baltic Sea ferry with 331 passengers and a crew of 98 has run aground in the Aland Islands archipelago between Finland and Sweden. Finnish authorities say there are “no lives in imme...

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands

SUMATRA, Indonesia (AP) — With his hand clamped tightly over her mouth, she could not scream, the 16-year-old girl recalls – and no one was around to hear her anyway. She describes how her boss raped ...

Fowler among those still not a lock for Masters invitation

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — For the better part of the last decade, a tradition unlike any other for Rickie Fowler was getting that envelope around the holidays inviting him to the Masters. ...

SpaceX's Musk gets mixed virus tests on eve of crew launch

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX chief Elon Musk may have to steer clear of NASA’s Kennedy Space Center after getting mixed COVID-19 test results on the eve of his company’s second crew launch. ...

Penn State faces uncertain season after Chambers' ouster

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — It took the better part of a decade, but Patrick Chambers had Penn State basketball on what athletic director Sandy Barbour called a “positive trajectory.” ...

Typhoon-ravaged Philippine region braces for new storm

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A typhoon blew closer Wednesday to a northeastern Philippine region still struggling to recover from a powerful storm that left a trail of death and destruction just over a ...

Iowa is team to beat in Big Ten boasting unprecedented depth

The Big Ten office hasn't released a conference schedule, nonconference games are in a state of flux and other uncertainties loom over the college basketball season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Transit officials propose service cuts in wake of pandemic

BOSTON (AP) — Greater Boston's transportation agency proposed a series of public transit cuts Monday that officials say are needed after ridership plummeted when the COVID-19 pandemic hit earlier this...

Tropical Storm Atsani causes air, sea travel disruptions near Taiwan

Air and sea travel in some areas of Taiwan was disrupted Friday (Nov. 6), as Tropical Storm Atsani swirled closer to the southern coast of the country, bringing strong wind gusts and heavy rain, accor...