Today in History

Today is Monday, Aug. 26, the 238th day of 2013. There are 127 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 26, 1920, the 19…

Red Sox power past Dodgers 8-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Peavy pitched a complete-game three-hitter and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 Sunday night, bec…

Instagram, other sites go down

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s unit that runs Web servers for other companies had problems Sunday that coincided with outages or slowdowns on seve…