Virus flareups in Europe lead to club closings, mask orders

PARIS (AP) — New flareups of COVID-19 are disrupting the peak summer vacation season across much of Europe, where authorities in some countries are reimposing restrictions on travelers, closing nightc...

The Latest: ASUN Conference postponing all fall sports

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The ASUN Conference says it is postponing all fall sports because of the coron...

ATP adjusts schedule, plans season-end Finals without fans

LONDON (AP) — The Italian Open is shifting to a week earlier than originally planned in September, and the Hamburg European Open -- scrapped in July because of the coronavirus pandemic -- will follow ...

Trump's counter to Democratic convention? Swing state trips.

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is looking to counter next week's Democratic National Convention with travel to several swing states — including Wisconsin, which was to have hosted the Democr...

Governor: New Jersey election will be done mostly by mail

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey will move to a nearly all-mail election this November, following the model the state used in its July primary, Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday. ...

US industrial production up 3%; factory output up 3.4%

WASHINGTON (AP) — American industry continued to regain ground lost in the coronavirus recession last month, but production remains well below where it was before the pandemic struck. ...

COVID-19 outbreak reduces Super Rugby Aotearoa's last round

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An outbreak of COVID-19 in New Zealand’s largest city has affected the last round of matches in Super Rugby Aotearoa. Sunday’s scheduled match between ...

LEADING OFF: Marlins home at last, Cole seeks 20th straight

A look at what’s happening around the majors Friday: HOME AT LAST Miami finally gets to play its pandemic-delayed opener at Marlins Park, which will have a new look...

The Latest: India overtakes UK in virus death toll

NEW DELHI — India’s coronavirus death toll overtook Britain to become the fourth-highest in the world with another single-day record increase in cases Friday. According to the Health...

New Zealand probing for outbreak source, may expand lockdown

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Health authorities said Friday they were investigating whether shipping workers were a source of New Zealand's first domestic coronavirus outbreak in more than three mon...

Darvish's no-hit bid ends in 7th, MLB-best Cubs beat Brewers

CHICAGO (AP) — Yu Darvish took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in his third straight dominant start, and the major league-leading Chicago Cubs defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Thursday night....

Melting 'frozen memories,' AI helps Japanese recall war days

TOKYO (AP) — When Tokuso Hamai saw the colorized version of an old black-and-white photo of a picnic held under cherry tree blossoms sometime before World War II, forgotten memories of family members,...

Asia Today: S. Korea sees virus jump, urges more vigilance

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea reported 103 new virus cases Friday, one of its biggest daily jumps in months, as officials express concerned that infections are getting out of control in cities...

Cardinals-White Sox opener pushed back to Saturday

CHICAGO (AP) — St. Louis' series opener against the Chicago White Sox has been postponed to Saturday, giving the Cardinals an extra day to recover from a coronavirus outbreak. The Ca...

Pirates connect 3 times off DeSclafani, roll 9-6 over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Adam Frazier hit the first of three homers off Anthony DeSclafani, who hasn't beaten Pittsburgh in his last seven tries, and the Pirates returned from a three-day layoff with a flour...