Former top-10 fugitive dies in Taiwan hospital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former top-10 fugitive bank robber and kidnapper Hsueh Chiu (薛球) died at a Tainan hospital Saturday (August 17) after serving 14 years of his life sentence. Details of ...

Guardiola: Medication concerns kept Mahrez from playing

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he left Riyad Mahrez out of the Community Shield win against Liverpool over concerns the player could have breached doping rules as the club la...

Community Shield: Man City beats Liverpool on penalties

LONDON (AP) — After completing a clean sweep of domestic trophies last season, Manchester City opened the new campaign by lifting the Community Shield following a shootout victory over Liverpool on Su...

Some of the most recent deadly US mass shootings

A gunman opened fire Saturday at a shopping mall in El Paso, Texas, killing and injuring multiple people . A list of some of the deadliest mass shootings in the United States in the ...

Friesen pulls away on dirt at Eldora for 1st Trucks victory

ROSSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Stewart Friesen won on the dirt at Eldora Speedway on Thursday night for his first NASCAR Trucks Series victory and a spot in the playoffs. The 36-year-old Cana...

Afghan official: Bombing in Kabul kills 2 policemen

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a bomb has gone off near a police checkpoint in the capital of Kabul, killing at least two policemen. Nasrat Rahimi, an Interior Min...

The Latest: Mayor says Walmart worker killed 2, hit officer

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a north Mississippi Walmart (all times local): 11:15 a.m. The mayor of Southaven, Mississippi says a disg...

Block party shootout may have been gang-related, police say

NEW YORK (AP) — New York police say a shootout that left one man dead and 11 people wounded at a Brooklyn community festival may have been gang related. Chief of Detectives Dermot Sh...

Officer hurt in shootout in popular tourist area in Arkansas

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in Arkansas say a man who was seen "pumping a gun" in a busy tourist area is in critical condition after he was shot by police. Hot Springs polic...

French vacationers hit in deadly shootout, manhunt underway

PARIS (AP) — French police are hunting at least one gunman after a vacationer and two others were killed in a shooting near a service station. The mayor of the town of Ollioules near...

Boca Juniors signs Italian veteran De Rossi

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Boca Juniors has announced the signing of former Roma captain and 2006 World Cup winner Daniele De Rossi in a one-year deal. The Argentinian club used ...

Taliban kill 4 Afghan police in attack on checkpoint

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked a checkpoint in the western Farah province, killing at least four police and wounding another two. Mohibul...

Senegal loss a missed chance for Mane, more pain for Cisse

CAIRO (AP) — Sadio Mane will have to settle for a Champions League title. Not such a bad season. It could have been so much better for the Liverpool forward if Senegal had found a wa...

Kurt Busch, crew chief enjoy victory after Daytona criticism

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — When fans slammed crew chief Matt McCall for costing Kurt Busch a win at Daytona, he was a good sport and made a video for social media of him reading the criticism — even a critic...

Column: Kurt Busch still wheelman 20 years into rocky career

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch has been called many things during his tumultuous 20 seasons at NASCAR's top level. He is ornery, easily unhinged and has lost control of his temper enough times that...