Toyota adds 1.2M vehicles to US fuel pump recall

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is adding 1.2 million vehicles to a major recall in the U.S. to fix possible fuel pump failures that can cause engines to stall. The company said Wednesday that...

Dow sinks 2.9% after rate cut fails to stem market's dread

NEW YORK (AP) — Fear and uncertainty continue to control Wall Street, and stocks fell sharply Tuesday after an emergency interest-rate cut by the Federal Reserve failed to reassure markets wrack...

Rain delays start of play in 2nd NZ-India test

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Overnight rain has delayed the start of the second test between New Zealand and India at Hagley Oval. While the rain stopped and the covers were lift...

Rhode Island man says in lawsuit he was abused by priest

A Rhode Island man alleges that he was molested as a child by a Roman Catholic priest who also trafficked children for sex while church leaders looked the other way, according to a lawsuit filed again...

Playful push uncovers childhood disease, propels marathoner

A push. That's what guided Tyler Andrews to Atlanta for the U.S. Olympic marathon trials this weekend. From himself, to rebel against the traditional model of what a distance runner...

Quinn testifies he doesn't recall payments in NC agents case

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn testified Thursday that he doesn’t remember whether he received money from a former college football player charged with violating N...

Grant scores career-best 29, Nuggets beat Pistons 115-98

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic could hardly recall the last time the Denver Nuggets were at full strength. Now that they are healthy again, he instantly remembered just what a force they...

Bemstrom's OT tally lifts Blue Jackets over Senators 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets ditched their eight-game losing streak — and lost two more players to injuries. Emil Bemstrom scored 4:35 into overtime, and the bange...

Pistons recall Thomas from G League

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons recalled guard Khyri Thomas from Grand Rapids of the G League on Monday. Thomas had foot surgery and has played in only two games for the Pistons t...

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate spared from execution by questions over whether dementia had erased memories of his crime has died on death row at the age of 69, state officials said Monday. ...

Continuing PRC efforts to intimidate Taiwan and its friends

“Big Nations Should Not Bully the Small” The People’s Republic of China (PRC) always refers to its Three Communiqués with the United States as if they were the Ten Commandm...

University of Michigan officials told of abuse decades ago

ANN ARBOR, Michigan (AP) — University of Michigan officials were warned more than four decades ago that one of its doctors was fondling patients during medical exams, but he continued working there de...

In Nevada, Biden casts Sanders, Bloomberg as party posers

LAS VEGAS (AP) — As the Democratic presidential primary advances toward Super Tuesday, Joe Biden wants voters to choose a loyal Democrat. Preferably him, of course, but mostly just not Bernie Sanders ...

Hundreds of dams lack emergency plans in rain-soaked South

When recent heavy rains swelled a private Mississippi lake and began eroding its earthen dam, Yazoo County Emergency Management Director Jack Willingham was scrambling for a plan. H...

Rights stalemate threatens radio cricket commentary

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Just as the most anticipated test series of the summer gets under way cricket fans have been forced to contemplate the possible end of radio cricket commentary in New Ze...