NEW YORK (AP) — One by one, for three weeks already, players accompanied by their lawyers have been summoned to interviews as part of baseball’s latest investigation into performance-enhancing drugs — and the process is a long way
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s parliament is poised to elect Nawaz Sharif as prime minister, completing the first transition of power between two democratically elected civilian governments in the nearly 66-year history of this coup-prone country.
The National Assembly
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Rev. Will Campbell, a white minister who drew acclaim for his involvement in the civil rights movement, has died at the age of 88.
John Egerton, a close friend of Campbell’s for nearly
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian State TV is reporting that President Bashar Assad’s army is now in full control of the embattled border town of Qusair, where fighting raged with rebels for nearly three weeks.
The state TV said
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig powered the Dodgers in his second major league game, injecting the kind of excitement that has been missing all season for the last-place team.
The 22-year-old Cuban defector homered twice and drove
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi attorney and one-time civil rights activist who was involved in a black nationalist group decades ago has been elected mayor of Jackson, the state capital.
The Clarion-Ledger reported late Tuesday that Jackson
SEATTLE (AP) — Chicago White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy has left his start against the Seattle Mariners in the third inning because of pain in his ribs.
Peavy had an extended conversation on the mound Tuesday night with
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Washington State Patrol detectives are looking for a second commercial truck believed to have been on the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River when a section of that bridge collapsed May 23,
Today is Wednesday, June 5, the 156th day of 2013. There are 209 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On June 5, 1963, Britain’s Secretary of State for War, John Profumo, resigned after acknowledging an
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings know all about the creeping inevitability that sets in when a team gets behind 0-3 in a playoff series. After all, that’s where they put every opponent they faced on