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  • AP Interview: Qatar’s FM urges ‘serious dialogue’ with Iran

    DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar’s top diplomat on Tuesday called for a “serious dialogue” with Iran in the wake of its nuclear deal with world powers, even as he blasted Tehran for continuing to support…

  • Suspect in Memphis officer’s death says he’s no coward

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The man accused of killing a Memphis police officer had a few words for the department’s director when he turned himself in, ending a manhunt that dragged on for two days.…

  • Mothers: Officer restrained children with handcuffs on arms

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A school resource officer placed two disabled elementary school students in handcuffs because they were acting out, causing physical and emotional pain to the children, their mothers say in a federal…

  • US stocks edge higher; Allstate slumps on weak earnings

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Tuesday as energy stocks rebounded from a big sell-off. Those gains were offset by some disappointing earnings reports. Allstate fell sharply after the insurance…

  • Legia gets 3-0 win as fan trouble stops Europa League game

    NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says it awarded Legia Warsaw a 3-0 win after a Europa League qualifying match in Albania was abandoned due to crowd trouble. Legia player Ondrej Duda was struck by an…

  • Elite runners dropped from Athens Marathon

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Organizers of the Athens Marathon say the elite competition has been dropped from this year’s race due to financial difficulties. In a statement Tuesday, the Greek Athletics Federation said the decision…

  • Croatia celebrates independence while rival Serbs mourn

    ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia holds a military parade to mark the 20th anniversary of winning its independence from Serb-led Yugoslavia while Serbia mourns victims of the military operation that marked the end of a…

  • Former Lions RB Mel Farr dies at age 70

    DETROIT (AP) — Mel Farr, the Detroit Lions’ running back who rushed for over 3,000 yards in seven NFL seasons, has died. He was 70. A Lions spokesman says Farr’s son confirmed his father died…

  • 2 dead, 1 hurt in wrong-way crash on I-70

    HANCOCK, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people are dead and one person is injured following a wrong-way crash on Interstate 70 near Hancock. Spokesman Greg Shipley says the eastbound lanes will likely…

  • Yemen pro-government troops retake rebel-held base in south

    SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s pro-government troops fought pockets of resistance outside a key military base in the country’s south Tuesday, a day after they seized it from Shiite rebels, military officials said. The capture…

  • Saudi court convicts ex-soldier of terrorism and joining IS

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Semi-official Saudi news websites say a former soldier has been found guilty of fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria and has been sentenced to nine years in prison.…

  • Dutch league opener scrapped due to planned police strike

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The opening match of the new Dutch Eredivisie league season has been postponed along with at least one other first-round fixture because of a planned strike by police. SC Heerenveen…

  • Search on for shooter outside Big Sean, J. Cole concert

    HOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) — State police are looking for a suspect and witnesses to a shooting that left two people wounded outside a hip-hop concert in New Jersey. The shooting happened late Monday in the…

  • A look at the recent crop of movies about mental illness

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — This may be the summer of the mental-illness movie. At least half a dozen recent releases reflect characters, both real and fictional, whose experience with mood disorders is central to the…

  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB New York 59 45 .567 — Baltimore 54 51 .514 5½ Toronto 55 52 .514 5½ Tampa Bay 53 54 .495 7½ Boston 47 59 .443 13 Central Division…