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  • Main Street holds up as Wall Street struggles, for a change

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is hurting, and Main Street doesn’t care. It’s got burgers and cars to buy. Big losses in stock markets around the world this year have the wingtip-set fretting, but…

  • Pope opens Mexico visit after historic stop with patriarch

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis kicked off his first day in Mexico with a long popemobile ride past adoring crowds, launching into a day that starts with tough-love speeches to the country’s political and…

  • The Latest: Baton Rouge police say 2 officers, suspect shot

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on police shooting in Baton Rouge (all times local): ___ 9:30 a.m. District Attorney Hillar Moore says investigators will study video footage taken by the dashboard cameras in…

  • Police: More than 50 cars involved in big I-78 pileup

    FREDERICKSBURG, Pa. (AP) — State police say a pileup involving more than 50 vehicles has closed Interstate 78 in central Pennsylvania. Authorities say multiple injuries have been reported. Police in Lebanon County said the crash…

  • Brazil troops battle Zika mosquitoes

    SAO PAULO (AP) — More than 200,000 army, navy and air force troops are fanning out across Brazil to show people how to eliminate the Aedes aegypti mosquito that spreads the Zika virus, which many…

  • Somalia: Al-Shabab claims responsibility for plane bomb

    MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, said Saturday they carried out the bombing of a commercial passenger jet earlier this month that blew a hole in the fuselage, sucking out the suspected…

  • GOP congressman mulls run for governor in deep blue New York

    KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (AP) — He is a Republican former Army colonel with political positions diverse enough to support gun rights and gay marriage. He won re-election in a Hudson Valley district that favored President Barack…

  • Women’s Ski Jump World Cup Results

    Saturday At Ljubno, Slovenia Normal Hill 1. Maja Vtic, Slovenia, 267.7 points (91-91 meters). 2. Sara Takanashi, Japan, 263.2 (91.5-91.5). 3. Spela Rogelj, Slovenia, 258.7 (87.5-90). 4. Chiara Hoelzl, Austria, 256.3 (91-92.5). 5. Jacqueline Seifriedsberger,…

  • At least 4 killed when car plunges into Swedish canal

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish police say at least four people were killed when a car plunged more than 25 meters (82 feet) from a highway bridge into a canal in Sweden’s capital of Stockholm.…

  • Baton Rouge police say 2 officers, 1 suspect shot

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Two Baton Rouge police officers who were shot early Saturday during a confrontation with a suspect are hospitalized in stable condition, police said. Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie Jr.…

  • Man United loses 2-1 at Sunderland after late own goal

    SUNDERLAND, England (AP) — A late own goal by goalkeeper David de Gea consigned Manchester United to a 2-1 loss at relegation-threatened Sunderland in the Premier League on Saturday, dealing another blow to the team’s…

  • Cross Country World Cup Results

    Saturday At Falun, Sweden Men 10k Classic 1. Maxim Vylegzhanin, Russia, 25:14.6. 2. Alexander Bessmertnykh, Russia, 3.5 seconds behind. 3. Maurice Manificat, France, 3.6. 4. Emil Iversen, Norway, 7.8. 5. Martin Johnsrud Sundby, Norway, 9.5.…

  • Columbine shooter’s mother says she thinks of victims daily

    DENVER (AP) — The mother of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold says she didn’t know anything was wrong with her son before the 1999 attack, and she prayed for his death when she heard…

  • The Latest: Pope greets faithful on 1st full day in Mexico

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis’ visit to Mexico (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Pope Francis has arrived at Mexico’s presidential palace for an official welcome ceremony after taking a 14-kilometer (8.7-mile)…

  • Viewers’ Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues are facing the Republican presidential candidate in their debate Saturday night in South Carolina. The state has a deep-rooted military culture and is still reeling from the shooting deaths of…