Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Sept. 19 The Baltimore Sun on the similarities between a woman accusing Supre...

NHL's best referee: Wes McCauley goes by his own book

Wes McCauley keeps his good calls close and his bad calls closer. Any time the veteran NHL referee is feeling too good or gets down on himself, he breaks out a binder full of his mis...

Rams, Jaguars take top 2 spots in latest AP Pro32 poll

NEW YORK (AP) — And the winner is .... the Los Angeles Rams. The Rams, who have looked dominant in the first two weeks of the regular season, have grabbed the top spot from the New E...

5 ways Trump's tariffs on $200B in China goods could be felt

BALTIMORE (AP) — By imposing taxes on an additional $200 billion in Chinese goods, President Donald Trump has intensified a battle of wills between the world's two largest economies — and the outcome ...

As midterms near, Trump gambles on his hardline trade policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers worry about falling crop prices and lost sales overseas. Manufacturers fear rising costs and new foreign taxes on their exports. American allies overseas are furious. ...

Poll-leading Brazil candidate talks of electoral fraud

SAO PAULO (AP) — The man leading Brazil's presidential election polls says he'd worried that fraud could cost him victory in October. Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro made a Facebo...

Taiwan public opinion: 23% for maintaining status quo, 36% for de jure independence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Public Opinion Foundation released its latest polling data on Sept. 17 regarding current attitudes of Taiwanese citizens towards the Tsai administration. The su...

AP POLL ALERT: No. 2 Georgia jumps Clemson in Top 25, LSU up to No. 6; Texas A&M, BYU in; Southern Cal, Boise State out

NEW YORK (AP) — AP POLL ALERT: No. 2 Georgia jumps Clemson in Top 25, LSU up to No. 6; Texas A&M, BYU in; Southern Cal, Boise State out.

Brazil backlash as footballers back far-right poll candidate

SAO PAULO (AP) — Often reticent to become embroiled in Brazilian politics, soccer players are making rare interventions as a far-right candidate's presidential campaign polarizes the country. ...

A look at Puerto Rico before and after Hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — In the days after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico as the most destructive storm in the modern history of the island, a poll by a U.S. market research company added insu...

Evangelicals, growing force in Brazil, to impact elections

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a Brazilian presidential election marked by uncertainties, there is little doubt about one thing: Evangelical voters will have a major impact. They could tip...

Humbled Illinois governor admits errors, pleads for 2nd term

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A humbled Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, one of the most endangered state executives in the country, promised Thursday to be less confrontational and more understanding of his po...

Brazil candidate recovering from surgery after stabbing

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro is recovering after a successful emergency surgery to repair tissues of his intestinal walls. Sao Paulo's Al...

Poll: Palestinian mistrust of Trump runs deep

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An opinion poll shows that over 60 percent of Palestinians oppose resuming dialogue with the Trump administration after the U.S. cut hundreds of millions of dollars in aid. ...

Patriots, Eagles switch places in latest AP Pro32 poll

NEW YORK (AP) — Well that didn't take long. The Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, who met in the Super Bowl, switched places on Tuesday in the latest AP Pro32 poll . ...