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  • National Football League

    All Times EDT AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA N.Y. Jets 3 1 0 .750 85 81 Buffalo 2 2 0 .500 88 71 New England 2 2 0 .500 63 74…

  • Guatemala ex-president behind bars overnight as VP sworn in

    GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Otto Perez Molina spent his first night as an ex-president in military custody following a historic day in which he resigned and Guatemala’s Congress swore in Vice President Alejandro Maldonado to…

  • No. 16 Georgia Tech romps to 69-6 victory over Alcorn State

    ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas played only the first quarter for No. 16 Georgia Tech in a season-opening blowout, allowing a couple of newcomers to grab the spotlight. Freshman Marcus Marshall ran for 184 yards…

  • Pioneer League

    North Division W L Pct. GB x-Missoula (Diamondbacks) 18 14 .563 — Billings (Reds) 16 17 .485 2½ Great Falls (White Sox) 15 18 .455 3½ Helena (Brewers) 13 19 .406 5 South Division W…

  • Officials wrench control of schools from Mexico unions

    OAXACA, Mexico (AP) — It looked like a normal first day of school at Patria Libre elementary. Uniformed kids sporting brand-new backpacks with their favorite cartoon characters — Dora the Explorer, Hello Kitty, the “Frozen”…

  • Wisler’s, Braves’ struggles continue in 15-1 loss to Nats

    WASHINGTON (AP) — September began where August ended for Matt Wisler, who failed to pitch through two innings in the shortest start of his rookie season. And that was only the beginning of the Atlanta…

  • Rookie QB Brett Hundley impresses, Packers rout Saints 38-10

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Based on what he’s done this preseason for the Green Bay Packers, rookie Brett Hundley may someday turn into a starting quarterback in the NFL. The New Orleans Saints would…

  • Jungmann, Santana, Brewers beat Pirates for 6th time in row

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Taylor Jungmann has found a groove against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jungmann, who made his major league debut against the Pirates in June, pitched six strong innings to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat…

  • Guatemala Q&A: What to look for with embattled ex-president

    GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — President Otto Perez Molina resigned Thursday after a judge issued an order to detain him in connection with a corruption scandal. Here’s what to look for as the case moves forward.…

  • UN star-studded media blitz to promote new development goals

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is launching a global campaign with a media blitz and an array of stars from Beyonce to Usain Bolt to spread news to everyone in the world about…

  • Central banks falling short of 2 pct. inflation target

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Is 2 percent inflation too high to reach? The Federal Reserve and European Central Bank have been striving to generate a small dose of inflation — around 2 percent annually, just enough…

  • Disney unveils Star Wars toys amid marketing blitz

    NEW YORK (AP) — The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing “Force” behind the launch of hundreds of toys and other items…

  • Why Friday’s US jobs report could affect Americans’ finances

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Federal Reserve edging into the spotlight, Friday’s jobs report for August could trigger eventual changes in Americans’ financial lives. That’s because a healthy job gain would provide one of the…

  • Playing cornerback in Seattle means learning the technique

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Kris Richard makes it sound like some covert activity. That sharing this information will is somehow equate a security leak. Or, he’s simply joking. “It’s kind of one of those things…

  • Today in History

    Today is Friday, September 4, the 247th day of 2015. There are 118 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 4, 1781, Los Angeles was founded by Spanish settlers under the…