Tenn. Senate candidate says Kavanaugh accuser is credible

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen said that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story." But he said the Judi...

AP PHOTOS: For Puerto Rico's poor, hurricane was heavy blow

NARANJITO, Puerto Rico (AP) — After Hurricane Maria hit on Sept. 20, 2017, thousands of Puerto Ricans living below the poverty line were pushed to the brink of despair — struggling for food and housin...

Official: Man shoots at ex, kills parents in Pennsylvania

EAST GOSHEN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a man who they say shot at his ex-wife and then killed his parents at a retirement center Wednesday in Pennsylvania. Ch...

New coaches get off to rough starts in 2018

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Jon Gruden was welcomed back to Oakland as a returning hero when he got hired for his second stint as coach of the Raiders. There was a party he hosted for fan...

Former US defender Oguchi Onyewu retires at 36

American defender Oguchi Onyewu is retiring from soccer, a year after he was released by Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union. The 36-year-old center back had six goals in 69 int...

Former FBI official Andrew McCabe has book deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Just months after the publication of James Comey's "A Higher Loyalty," another former FBI official will take on President Donald Trump. Andrew McCabe, the former FBI ...

Column: Ganassi, Penske shine on strong day of motorsports

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Roger Penske stood atop the timing stand at Sonoma Raceway, transfixed by the overtime laps of NASCAR's playoff opening race at Las Vegas. He had three drivers in contention for ...

Polish judicial body suspended from European network

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A European judicial body has suspended the membership of Poland's national judiciary council, which appoints judges, citing laws eroding the judicial branch's independence. ...

How women who retire with their husbands often lose out

Women who retire when their husbands do may be giving up more wealth than they realize. Married women overall are still in their peak earning years in their 50s and early 60s, while ...

Old Davis Cup format shines bright in US-Croatia series

ZADAR, Croatia (AP) — Fans banging drums and blowing trumpets for hours on end. Colorful costumes. Chants more reminiscent of soccer games than tennis matches. Plus, a series of mara...

Not done: Wade decides to keep playing, will return to Heat

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade's Hall of Fame career is not over yet. Wade has decided to return to the Miami Heat and play a 16th NBA season, making his announcement Sunday night. Wade sp...

Poland: Warsaw landmark outfitted with anti-govt watchword

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Anti-government demonstrators have clad Warsaw's most popular statue in a tunic with "Constitution" written on it while opposing changes to Poland's judicial system enacted under...

Pension age hike gives focus to discontent of some Russians

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Several hundred demonstrators protesting Russia's plans to raise the age for receiving state retirement pensions have rallied in St. Petersburg, the latest show of opposi...

Ginobili content with retirement after 16 seasons with Spurs

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Manu Ginobili walked into the San Antonio Spurs practice facility and saw the intense efforts of his young teammates in preseason workouts. Ginobili had put himsel...

Bryan's return from Davis Cup retirement helps keep US alive

ZADAR, Croatia (AP) — Doubles specialist Mike Bryan's decision to come out of Davis Cup retirement gave the United States a much-needed lift. Bryan teamed with Ryan Harrison for the ...