AP News Articles

Philadelphia Phillies' Jorge Alfaro slides safely into third base with a triple during the third inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Andrew Suarez usually relies on his curveball to get ahead of hitters. On Saturday, Giants catcher Nick Hundley wanted Suarez to close the deal with it.

Hundley had the right idea. Suarez combined with two relievers to pitch a three-hitter, lifting San...Read more

Flight 93 National Memorial

(AP) -- The remaining wreckage of United Flight 93 will be returned this year to the Pennsylvania memorial marking where it crashed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, officials said Friday.

The wreckage — stored in shipping containers — will be buried in a restricted area of the park...Read more

Snapping Turtle

PRESTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty.

Preston Junior High School science teacher Robert Crosland was charged Friday. He faces up to six months in...Read more

Benedict Cumberbatch

LONDON (AP) — The food-delivery firm Deliveroo thanked Benedict Cumberbatch on Saturday after a newspaper reported that the "Sherlock" star had fought off muggers who were attacking one of its cyclists.

Uber driver Manuel Dias told the Sun newspaper that he was driving Cumberbatch and his...Read more

Odubel Herrera

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants right-hander Chris Stratton finally showed signs of getting back to the pitcher he'd been earlier in the season. His curveball danced up and down, and he worked with a determined pace that he admitted had been missing.

Three innings of scoreless relief...Read more

Harvey Weinstein

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was facing a new rape allegation on Friday as part of a lawsuit alleging that he had help covering up his misconduct with women.

The lawsuit was filed in New York by three women, including one who says Weinstein assaulted her at a Manhattan hotel...Read more

President Donald Trump talks with Kim Yong Chol

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S.-North Korea summit is back on track, President Donald Trump announced Friday, ending weeks of uncertainty about his historic meeting with Kim Jong Un to discuss ending the North Korean leader's nuclear program.

Trump made the announcement, just a week...Read more

Romaine lettuce

NEW YORK (AP) — Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted lettuce, bringing the total to five.

Health officials have tied the E. coli outbreak to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona. The growing season there ended six weeks ago,...Read more

dunes on Pluto's Sputnik Planitia ice plain

By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Scientists have discovered dunes on Pluto made of tiny frozen grains of methane.

The pale gray and white ridges were revealed by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft during its 2015 flyby. A British-led team...Read more


By Jordan Valinsky

(CNN Money) -- Walmart's latest attempt to take on Amazon is decidedly high-end.

The company is launching Jetblack, a new personal shopping service that lets customers order items via a text...Read more