Tyler Reddick stretches gas tank to a win in the desert

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tyler Reddick stretched his final tank of fuel Saturday to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and wrap up the regular-season championship. ...

Saudi Arabia: Drone attacks knocked out half its oil supply

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparkin...

Homicide team probes house explosion; owner unaccounted for

EDGEWOOD, Pa. (AP) — Homicide detectives are investigating a house explosion near Pittsburgh. Flames were reported at two homes Saturday afternoon in Edgewood. Emergency officials to...

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...

Mine shutdowns in top US coal region bring new uncertainty

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — At two of the world's biggest coal mines, the finances got so bad that their owner couldn't even get toilet paper on credit. Warehouse technician Melissa Worden...

Mine shutdowns in top US coal region bring new uncertainty

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — At two of the world's biggest coal mines, the finances got so bad that their owner couldn't even get toilet paper on credit. Warehouse technician Melissa Worden...

Skirmishes break out in Hong Kong mall amid counter rallies

HONG KONG (AP) — Skirmishes broke out Saturday between supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms in Hong Kong and supporters of the central government at a shopping mall in the s...

Germany's Merkel faces decisive week on climate protection

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is promising that Germany will "find its way to good climate protection," but her governing coalition is still haggling over a major policy package that is due t...

The Latest: Victims' attorney: PG&E $11B settlement positive

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on PG&E agreeing to pay $11 billion as part of settlement with insurers (all times local): 11:30 a.m. An attorney representing h...

The Latest: Houston officer shot during chaotic crime spree

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a Houston police officer (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A Houston police officer is hospitalized in stable condition aft...

PG&E reaches $11B deal with California wildfire insurers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric and a group of insurers announced Friday they reached an $11 billion settlement to cover most of the claims from wildfires in California in 2017 and 201...

Norwegian oil terminal evacuated after smoke seen on tanker

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police in Norway say they have evacuated people from a major tanker port as a precaution after smoke was reported coming from an oil tanker. Police tweeted...

Houston police: Officer is shot after suspects beat priest

HOUSTON (AP) — Police in Houston say an officer is in surgery after being shot by one of four men who allegedly stole a car at gunpoint and later beat up a priest. At an emotional ne...

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

A model wears a creation featuring the Korean alphabet, or Hangeul, at a fashion show in Seoul, South Korea. In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, commuters fill a ...

Report says airlines' carbon emissions are growing fast

U.S. airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmental group's report. The Internati...