Summer hockey is looking like a very young man's game

After making his playoff debut at age 19 and winning the Stanley Cup at 20, Brandon Saad knows all about the value of youth in the NHL postseason. He looks at 18-year-old Kirby Dach ...

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Violent clashes this week between protesters and police in Portland, Oregon, have ratcheted up tensions in the city days after an agreement between state and federal officials ap...

Seth Rogen's Israel comments highlight fraught diaspora ties

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — It began as a lighthearted conversation between two Jewish comedians, riffing on a podcast about the idiosyncrasies of their shared heritage. But after talk turned to Israel, i...

AskTraders.com Expects Online Trading Activity In Malaysia To Be Above Pre-COVID-19 Levels Until End-2020

AskTraders.com sees 40% of its users from KL, attracting more women users KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 7 August, 2020 - One-stop trading information platform, AskTraders.com experienced ...

MLS cuts ties with FC Dallas goalie Gonzalez amid abuse case

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — MLS and goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez have mutually terminated his contract with FC Dallas two months after he was accused in a domestic case in suburban Dallas. The...

Sri Lanka: Rajapaksa brothers win thumping majority in parliamentary vote

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his brother, Mahinda Rajapaksa, the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, have won the two-thirds majority in the parliamentary election held on Wednesday, according...

Controversial Russian extremism case ends with conviction

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court on Thursday convicted several members of a youth group on extremism charges widely seen by critics as fabricated. Moscow's Lyublino District Court found...

Seeking refuge in US, children fleeing danger are expelled

HOUSTON (AP) — When officers led them out of a detention facility near the U.S.-Mexico border and onto a bus last month, the 12-year-old from Honduras and his 9-year-old sister believed they were goin...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Aug. 6, the 219th day of 2020. There are 147 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 6, 1945, during Wor...

Chiefs eye Breeland suspension with confidence in young CBs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs hope to know soon whether cornerback Bashaud Breeland will be suspended to start the season. General manager Brett Veach thinks they will be fine e...

Mills wants activism to be remembered more than gold medal

TOKYO (AP) — A few years before Billy Mills won his gold medal at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, the Native American was several floors up in front of an open hotel window,standing on a chair and ready to j...

3rd suspect arrested in Panama mass murder

PANAMA CITY (AP) — A third suspect in the killings of seven young people in Panama has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday. Panamanian prosecutors said via Twitter that the sus...

Europol: global sport under "greater risk" of match fixing

LA HAGUE (AP) — As the sporting world gradually emerge from months of coronavirus lockdowns, the European Union's agency for law enforcement cooperation is warning against the “greater risk" of game-f...

Sri Lanka votes in pivotal election following coronavirus delay

Sri Lankans went to polls on Wednesday for parliamentary elections that had been pushed back from April by the coronavirus pandemic. The small island nation has been functioning without a parliament f...

'Too many are selfish': US nears 5 million virus cases

BOSTON (AP) — Big house parties and weddings, summer camps, concerts, crowded bars and restaurants, shopping trips without masks — Americans' resistance to curbs on everyday life is seen as a key reas...