Dwayne Johnson backs stuntman's film honoring Knievel jump

Before climbing into the cockpit of his steam-powered rocket and blasting off across the Snake River Canyon, daredevil Eddie Braun scribbled two things on his bare chest in marker. B...

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After announcing that he'll take the first-ever commercial rocket trip around the moon, Yusaku Maezawa said he wants company for the weeklong journey. The Japanese billionaire said ...

Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk

A British diver who helped rescue youth soccer players trapped in a Thai cave is suing Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Vernon Unsworth alleges that Musk falsely accused him on Twitter of being ...

No goal, a fight with Terry: Ndoye's failed stint in England

PARIS (AP) — For Cheikh Ndoye, the dream of playing in England did not turn out as he envisioned. Having spent all his playing days in French soccer, the powerful Senegal midfielder ...

Bird? Plane? No, Usain Bolt's latest publicity stunt

BUSSY-LETTREE, France (AP) — Was it a bird? A plane? No, Usain Bolt's latest publicity stunt. The eight-time Olympic gold medalist took a zero-gravity flight over F...

Video shows daredevil motorcyclist doing stunts in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced showing a daredevil motorcyclist who was spotted in New Taipei City doing dangerous stunts on busy city streets Saturday afternoon.  Bonaventure...

Maradona to coach soccer club in Mexico's cartel heartland

CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) — Diego Maradona, whose public battles with cocaine made him soccer's poster child for the perils of substance abuse, is setting up camp in Mexico's drug cartel heartland as the ...

Company offers to drop Stormy Daniels' hush-money agreement

WASHINGTON (AP) — A company created by Donald Trump's former personal lawyer has offered to rescind Stormy Daniels' hush-money agreement and has scrapped a threatened $20 million lawsuit against the p...

The Latest: Begich stays in race amid pressure to quit

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the race for governor in Alaska (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is refusing to bow to calls from some ...

The Latest: Prosecutors ask for Cosby accusers to testify

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on prosecutors' motion in Cosby sexual assault case to have uncharged criminal conduct introduced at sentencing (all times local): 5:25 p.m. ...

A look at companies embroiled in recent political debates

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike's "Just Do It" campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick is a rare example of a brand jumping into a divisive issue uninvited. Still, like it or not, American companies are increasingly...

Asian Games stir Indonesia's pride, boost Jokowi's campaign

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's hosting of the Asian Games and a record haul of gold medals has swelled national pride, providing a boost to the re-election campaign of President Joko "Jokowi" W...

Mom's use of opioids in pregnancy may stunt kids' learning

CHICAGO (AP) — Learning disabilities and other special education needs are common in children born with opioid-related symptoms from their mother's drug use while pregnant, according to the first big ...

Trial date set for Statue of Liberty climber

NEW YORK (AP) — A protester who was arrested after climbing the base of the Statue of Liberty to protest America's immigration policies says she wants to go to trial. Therese Okoumou...

Families mark 30th anniversary of Ramstein air show disaster

BERLIN (AP) — Survivors and the families of those killed during a 1988 air show at the U.S. Air Base in Ramstein are commemorating the 30th anniversary of the aviation disaster in Germany. ...