Tricky talks ahead on measures to battle Zika

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling both the House and the Senate are facing tricky negotiations with each other and the White House over how toRead More

Egyptian plane with 66 aboard crashes; terrorism suspected

An EgyptAir jetliner bound from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard crashed in the Mediterranean Sea early Thursday after a mysterious series of extremelyRead More

Red Sox beat Royals 5-2 for split of day-night doubleheader

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — David Price did exactly what the Boston Red Sox expected when they signed him to a $217 million deal. TheRead More

Stuck on hot: Earth breaks 12th straight monthly heat record

WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth’s heat is stuck on high. Thanks to a combination of global warming and an El Nino, the planet shattered monthly heatRead More

Olympic hopes dashed for former Russian swimmer Vyatchanin

Two-time Olympic medalist Arkady Vyatchanin has given up on his bid to swim at the Rio Games after FINA denied his request to represent Serbia.Read More

PetSmart groomer arrested after dachshund in his care dies

SAN MATEO, Calif. (AP) — A PetSmart dog groomer will be arraigned next month on a felony animal cruelty charge after police say he likelyRead More

Traveling prom dress sisterhood honors friend lost to cancer

ARLINGTON, Mass. (AP) — “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” now has a real-life version: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Prom Dress. The last timeRead More

Gold medalist Marianne Vos picked to ride in Rio Olympics

UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) — Marianne Vos will have an opportunity to defend her road race gold medal at the Rio Olympics. The Dutch cycling superstarRead More

4 people injured when Southwest plane hits turbulence

BOSTON (AP) — Two flight attendants and two passengers have been injured after a Southwest Airlines plane hit severe turbulence on its way from BostonRead More

Parts of South Texas face heavy rain, flooding, more storms

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Thunderstorms in parts of South Texas have dumped up to 6 inches of rain and led to some flood-related rescuesRead More