Column: Kyle Busch's mark stands on its own not vs Petty's

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch has 200 NASCAR national series wins, the same number as Richard Petty, and the totals will never stack up equally into a pair of neat columns that make for an easy de...

Officials seize 1 million pounds of pork amid virus concerns

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal authorities say 1 million pounds (0.45 million kilograms) of pork products allegedly smuggled from China have been seized at a New Jersey port. Troy Mille...

Whiting's death sets somber tone for opening F1 GP weekend

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting set a somber tone for the first weekend of the Formula One season, with the attention to the regular rivalries such as Lew...

AT&T raises prices for DirecTV Now streaming service

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is raising prices for its DirecTV Now streaming TV service, while removing some networks from the cable-like television package. The changes come just weeks ...

UK police: Irish dissidents make claim in letter bomb case

LONDON (AP) — British police say they are "aware" of a claim of responsibility by Irish dissidents with regard to the sending of letter bombs last week. The Metropolitan Police said ...

APNewsBreak: FIFA study backs 48-team World Cup in 2022

LONDON (AP) — A FIFA feasibility study has concluded the 2022 World Cup can expand to 48 teams by using at least one of Qatar's neighbors as an additional host, and says there is a low legal risk to c...

Agents seize $77 million of cocaine at New York-area port

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Customs agents have seized the biggest shipment of cocaine recovered at the ports of New York and New Jersey in 25 years. U.S. Customs and Border Protection says ...

Judge orders FDA to create graphic cigarette warnings

BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge in Boston has ordered the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to create graphic health warnings for cigarette packs and related advertising by next year. ...

UK police probe suspicious packages at university, bank

LONDON (AP) — Police in Scotland say suspicious packages have been found at a university and a bank building, a day after three London transit hubs received letter bombs. Police Scot...

Cockpit voice recorder found at cargo plane crash site

ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) — Authorities say they have recovered the cockpit voice recorder from a Boeing 767 cargo plane that crashed into a Texas bay. Local and federal officials have bee...

Don't expect to puff away at next year's Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers have announced a stringent ban on all tobacco products and vaping devices for next year's games. Smoking will be banned at any indoor or outdoor Olympic or Paraly...

The Latest: More remains found at Texas plane crash site

ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a Boeing 767 jet freighter into Trinity Bay in Texas(all times local): 3:45 p.m. Texas authorities have found part ...

The Latest: Detroit has 60 days to assemble land for FCA

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on Fiat Chrysler's plan to expand in Michigan (all times local): 1 p.m. Detroit has 60 days to assemble 200 acres (80 hectares) of land wh...

$4.5B Fiat Chrysler plan to add 6,500 jobs in Detroit area

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler says it plans to roughly double its hourly workforce in Detroit as part of a $4.5 billion investment that will add about 6,500 jobs in the city and surrounding suburbs to ...

Search continues for body at Texas plane crash site

ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) — Authorities have been searching a bay off southeast Texas for clues about what caused a Boeing 767 cargo plane carrying Amazon packages to nose-dive into the shallow water, killi...