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Ashes: Australia’s fast start slowed by Bairstow, Broad

London (AP) — Australia's fast start to the second Ashes test was slowed by Jonny Bairstow's half-century that pushed England to 258 all out...

Cormier closes in on fighting farewell with mixed feelings

El Segundo, Calif. (AP) — Daniel Cormier has always seemed to have the endgame all figured out. The UFC heavyweight champion has everything in place...

Dutch athletics reeling after arrest of 2 relay runners

The Hague, Netherlands (AP) — With the times she'd been running this season, Dutch athlete Madiea Ghafoor could have earned a trip to the...

Earnhardt takes weekend off after plane crash near Bristol

Elizabethton, Tenn. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three...

Southern Comfort

The South has always seemed a better place to me, perhaps because I was brought up on a cold grey island in a damp...

NASA scientists fly over Greenland to track melting ice

Aboard a NASA research plane 0ver Greenland (AP) — The fields of rippling ice 500 feet below the NASA plane give way to the...

Israel bars US congresswomen – with a nudge from Trump

Jerusalem (AP) — With a push from President Donald Trump, Israel on Thursday barred two Muslim-American congresswomen from entering the country for a visit,...

Modi clamps down on Kashmir, and India loves him for it

The achingly beautiful Himalayan valley was flooded with soldiers and roadblocks of razor wire. Phone lines were cut, internet connections switched off, politicians arrested....

Gibraltar releases Iran supertanker that US sought to seize

Madrid (AP) — The British overseas territory of Gibraltar released a seized Iranian supertanker Thursday over last-minute objections from the U.S., potentially easing tensions...

Today in History – Friday, Aug. 16, 2019

Today is Friday, Aug. 16, the 228th day of 2019. There are 137 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 16, 1977,...

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Islamic State claims bombing at Kabul wedding that killed 63

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated...

Tens of thousands march in latest Hong Kong protest

HONG KONG (AP) — Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled...

HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn visits Ubon Ratchathani.

UBON RATCHATHANI,17th August 2019 (NNT) - Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has conducted an activity in Ubon Ratchathani. Her Royal Highness, yesterday opened...

Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in Kashmir

NEW DELHI (AP) — Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir began restoring landline phone services on Saturday after a nearly two-week security crackdown and news blackout...

Smith-Archer duel dominates gripping day in Ashes

LONDON (AP) — A gripping and gruesome duel between Australia batsman Steve Smith and England paceman Jofra Archer dominated the fourth day of a...