Abandoned by state after explosion, Lebanese help each other

BEIRUT (AP) — In the southern Lebanese town of Haris, a newlywed couple is living in one of Safy Faqeeh’s apartments for free. He’s never met them before, and they aren’t on a honeymoon. Their apartme...

The Latest: Big Ten prohibits full contact practices

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The Big Ten is tapping the brakes on football practice, telling its schools th...

Chiefs eye Breeland suspension with confidence in young CBs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs hope to know soon whether cornerback Bashaud Breeland will be suspended to start the season. General manager Brett Veach thinks they will be fine e...

Chiefs' fortunate offseason helps with COVID-19 opt outs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kelechi Osemele was at a birthday party with his girlfriend in a park not long ago when his phone rang, and the two-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman ducked away from the noise t...

Drew Lock: strange offseason hasn't curbed his expectations

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic forced NFL teams into an unconventional offseason and wiped out the entire preseason, two factors that led Broncos general manager John Elway to temper...

VIRUS DIARY: Cycling in COVID London gives hope in the gloom

LONDON (AP) — I moved to London in 1997. I was 31. So, measuring by my London years, I’m only 24. Over the course of my London life I’ve accumulated at least 12,000 commuting hours —...

Jets' Darnold enters 3rd season with 'a ton more confidence'

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold has a different feeling about things this summer. I's not just because of the unusual conditions around training camp caused by the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Revel suspends NYC scooter service after 2nd fatal crash

NEW YORK (AP) — Ride-sharing scooter startup Revel said Tuesday it is suspending operations in New York City after a second fatal crash in less than two weeks. Revel tweeted that ser...

Chiefs' Reid has plan in place for pandemic-altered camp

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nobody really had any idea what training camp would like look until the NFL and its players' union came to an agreement late last week to dramatically alter the collective barg...

On Portland's streets: Anger, fear, and a fence that divides

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The party at the Salmon Street Springs fountain, a riverfront landmark in the heart of Portland, was just getting started. Dozens of drummers beat out entranci...

Huge Portland protest crowds, standoff with feds go on

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Thousands of people gathered in Portland streets for another night of protests Friday, the same day a U.S. judge denied Oregon’s request to restrict federal agents’ actions when ...

Ex-Redskins become Washington Football Team for 2020 season

The NFL team formerly known as the Redskins will go by the Washington Football Team for the 2020 season, giving the organization time to choose a new, full-time name. The club announ...

Photo of the Day: Chicken helmets spotted in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese netizen posted photos of a cute helmet designed to protect his grandfather's chickens from falling durians, but it apparently failed to have the desired ef...

AP PHOTOS: Facing federal agents, Portland protests swell

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Night after night for nearly two months, protesters have taken to the streets of Portland, Oregon, for demonstrations against racial injustice that have devolved into vandalism a...

Police in riot gear clear NYC's 'Occupy City Hall' camp

NEW YORK (AP) — Police in riot gear moved in early Wednesday to clear a month-long encampment of protesters and homeless people from a park near New York's City Hall. A line of offic...