Trade, climate change, Iran focus as G-20 leaders meet

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Trade and geopolitical tensions, and the looming threat of climate change, are on the agenda as Chinese President Xi Jinping and other world leaders gather in Osaka, Japan, f...

Expanding roles keeping Catchings busy in post-retirement

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tamika Catchings still follows the old routine. She works out in the morning, visits her favorite spot for a relaxing cup of tea then heads to Bankers Life Fieldh...

Perry, Pavelski among veteran NHL free agents to watch

The goodbye came quickly if respectfully for Anaheim Ducks veteran Corey Perry. After a knee injury limited the 34-year-old forward to 31 games, general manager Bob Murray last week ...

Escobar, Dyson power Diamondbacks past Dodgers , 8-2

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks figured the best approach against a pitcher in his major league debut was to come out aggressive, a plan that worked right away. Eduardo Escob...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 27, the 178th day of 2019. There are 187 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 27,...

Flyhalves to the fore in Super Rugby semifinals

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — History has proven flyhalves are keys to success in Super Rugby and this weekend's semifinals will emphasize the point as the four best in the tournament attempt to shap...

Yankees homer again, beat Blue Jays on Torres' RBI in 9th

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres lined a game-winning single in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees hit two more homers to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-7 Wednesday. Didi Gregoriu...

New California law aimed at reducing horse racing deaths

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The agency overseeing horse racing in California can now immediately suspend licenses to protect the health and safety of horses and riders, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday ...

At 50, Watts relishes in a plethora of rich roles

NEW YORK (AP) — It's often said that actresses have trouble finding meaty roles as they get older, but at age 50, Naomi Watts is flourishing, with two key projects that share a common theme — strong w...

For Berube, accountability led to a Stanley Cup for Blues

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Blues general manager Doug Armstrong had his staff produce a list of coaching candidates after firing Mike Yeo in November. He hasn't looked at it since January. The...

Investment pays off as Europe dominates Women's World Cup

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Even Netherlands forward Lineth Beerensteyn had to check that the number was right. "Oh my God — seven," she exclaimed. "That's a lot." Euro...

Goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Florida goalie Roberto Luongo has decided to retire after 19 seasons. The 40-year-old Luongo made the announcement Wednesday on his Twitter account. His 489 care...

Dutch railway company to pay reparations for WWII transports

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch national railway company NS says it will pay reparations to Jews, Roma and Sinti whom it transported to camps in the Netherlands during World War II — from where th...

A year after newsroom attack, journalists embraced by city

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Standing ovations. A surge in subscriptions. Hugs from random readers. At a time when journalists are being vilified as "the enemy of the people," staff members at the Capital Ga...

Pride or protest? Disillusioned plan their own LGBTQ march

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the biggest celebrations of LGBT pride in New York City history will culminate Sunday with not one, but two processions through the streets of Manhattan, after dissidents who be...