Death toll in China floods rises to 43

BEIJING (AP) — At least 25 people have died in storms and floods in China’s northeast in the past week, local authorities and state media re…

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” —Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.; Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y.; Republi…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Egyptian Islamists vow more protests

CAIRO (AP) — More unrest is feared in Egypt where supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi vow to defy a state of emergency wi…

Departed pets to be remembered in Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fido and Fluffy may be departed, but pet owners will have a chance to remember them at a pet memorial next month in Minne…

Wing Ding fundraiser celebrates 10 years

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2013. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 17, 1943, th…

Royals sweep pair from Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — James Shields and Danny Duffy were too much for the Detroit Tigers’ offense. Shields allowed three hits in seven scoreless in…