LOCKHART, Texas (AP) — No one appeared to survive a hot air balloon crash in Central Texas, authorities said Saturday.
July 30th, 2016
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on a shooting that killed a San Diego police officer and wounded another (all times local):
The rest of the medal projections for the 2016 Rio Olympics, compiled from predictions by the staff of The Associated Press:
MUKILTEO, Washington (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a gathering of young adults in suburban Seattle (all times local):
LONDON (AP) — London is under Harry Potter's spell once more — and J.K. Rowling hopes the rest of the world will eventually follow.
Medal projections for the 2016 Rio Olympics, compiled from predictions by the staff of The Associated Press:
LOCKHART, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the hot air balloon that crashed in Central Texas (all times local):
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former general manager Bobby Beathard will be the 49th member of the Washington Redskins' Ring of Fame.
BEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of families and some opposition fighters started leaving besieged rebel-held neighborhoods in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday after the government opened safe corridors for civilians and fighters who want to leave, state media…
WASHINGTON (AP) — In their struggle for the upper hand on national security, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are emphasizing strikingly different themes - he as the bold and cunningly unpredictable strongman who will eliminate terrorism; she as the calm,…
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's parliament is holding a no-confidence vote that is expected to decide the fate of technocratic Prime Minister Habib Essid.
CAIRO (AP) — A delegation from the International Monetary Fund has arrived in Egypt, responding to a request for a multibillion dollar bailout for the country's flagging economy.
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Fighting has broken out in northeastern Mali between a coalition of Tuareg rebels and a Tuareg group allied with the government of this West African country.
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the wildfires burning in the West (all times local):
BERLIN (AP) — Bavaria's governor distanced himself anew Saturday from Chancellor Angela Merkel's mantra that "we will manage" the refugee crisis following several attacks in Germany, including two committed by asylum-seekers and claimed by Islamic State extremists.
HEBRON, Maine (AP) — There will be no world-class athletes or top-notch sporting venues. But you will find barbecue, beer and muddy tugs of war at the event formerly known as the Redneck Olympics.
MUKILTEO, Washington (AP) — A gunman killed three and injured a fourth person early Saturday in a suburban Seattle home where young people had gathered, police said.
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — Energy giant Schlumberger (SHLUM-ber-ZHAY) says it will close a Vicksburg plant by the end of the year.
Long before the U.S. women's soccer team filed a federal complaint over wage discrimination, the Australian women fought for better pay.
GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) — The Pentagon says a Mississippi construction company has won a $9.5 million contract to expand the tanker apron at a North Carolina Air Force Base.
The most important 15 minutes of Sam Mikulak's daily routine doesn't come in the gym or the weight room. They usually take place early in the morning, shortly after he pulls himself out of bed at the U.S. Olympic Training…
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian police say one person was killed and two people were seriously injured when a tourist bus skidded off the road in the middle of the Nordic nation.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Canadian lawyer who accused Russia of operating a state-run doping program is facing "a deluge of requests" for information on individual athletes implicated in his investigation.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called off a 5-day-old cease-fire after communist guerrillas killed a government militiaman and failed to declare their own truce by a Saturday deadline, in an early setback to his efforts to end…
The weekend brings a bit of relief from the recent heat wave, with sunny skies and temperatures in the mid-80s.
As a child, summers are a magical time. School is out, and the days are long. Friends gather to swim at the pool, bike through the neighborhood, and stay up late at sleepovers. But parents know a lot of work…
A shooting in Mukilteo, Washington, north of Seattle, left three dead and one injured during a house party Friday night. One suspect was taken into custody at a traffic stop early Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — For eight summer nights, there were two starkly different visions of America.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis police officer has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting a detective investigating a reported domestic violence incident involving the officer and his estranged wife.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Salem's harbor has a bewitching new presence this weekend: a U.S. Coast Guard tall ship.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Fifty years of music history and the art of the concert poster are at the heart of a collection at the University of Utah featuring posters from local venues hosting acts ranging from rock legends…
BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — More than 1,000 people in Burundi participated in a government-backed demonstration in the capital, Bujumbura, Saturday to protest France's proposal passed by U.N. Security Council to deploy U.N. police to the country.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The conflict between religious freedom and gay rights has a new battleground — California's religious colleges and universities.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's government delegation on Saturday quit talks in Kuwait with Shiite Houthi rebels, having agreed to resume them earlier this month.
With the 2016 Benton County Fair & Rodeo set to kick off on Wednesday, Lynne McKee is getting a baptism by fire.
DAWSONVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Stuntwoman Natalie Govin found work easily in South Florida — until funds for the state's film incentives program recently went dry.
NEW YORK (AP) — The opening of the Clara Francis Gallery this week in a renovated Harlem storefront was an exciting moment for Haile (HY'-lee) King Rubie.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A critically ill pygmy killer whale that beached herself off the west coast of Florida is getting treatment.
A computer network used by the Clinton campaign was hacked as a part of a large cyber attack on Democrats. Two other Democratic political organizations, the Democratic National Committee, and a Democratic Congressional fundraising committee were also hacked, and U.S.…
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon author and high school teacher has been arrested on charges of luring a minor and official misconduct after being indicted by a grand jury.
Communion: Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 2650 N.W. Highland Drive in Corvallis, gathers for worship at 9 a.m. Sundays. Everyone is welcome.
"Cave Quest Vacation Bible School," 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 8-12, Calvin Presbyterian Church, 1736 N.W. Dixon St., Corvallis. Free program open to those in kindergarten through grade 5. Information: 541-757-8021; registration: calvin-church.org.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — More than 100 high school dormitories in Kenya have been burned in a wave of arson attacks over the past three months.
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say they have questioned a cleric and a cousin of the model and social media star Qandeel Baloch who was killed for "family honor" after she posted pictures on Facebook deemed "shameful" by her…
CHICAGO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have placed right-hander Nathan Karns on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain a day after he was roughed up in a relief appearance.
PIPE, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin has long been as one of the nation's leaders in cow dairies, farm after pastoral farm tucked into the state's rolling hills. It's earning another milk laurel in the face of increasing demand for goat…
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Visitors to the birthplace of America can soon climb aboard a life-size Revolutionary era privateer ship in the heart of the city's historic district, while staying firmly planted on land.
CHICAGO (AP) — Courts have dealt setbacks in three states to Republican efforts that critics contend restrict voting rights — blocking a North Carolina law requiring photo identification, loosening a similar measure in Wisconsin and halting strict citizenship requirements in…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Celebrities are known to jump on political bandwagons, whether it's Oprah Winfrey cheering candidate Barack Obama in 2008 or Clint Eastwood and his GOP convention monologue deriding the president in 2012.