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  • Owner of ‘Tetris’ rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off grid

    HONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island’s wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that’s not quite like the others.…

  • Las Vegas completing last straw to draw Lake Mead water

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker’s life to drill a so-called “Third Straw” to make sure glittery casinos and sprawling suburbs of Las Vegas…

  • More than 1 million expected at pope’s Mass in South America

    QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis travels to the Ecuadorean port of Guayaquil on Monday for a Mass expected to draw more than a million people, as Latin America’s first pontiff tours his home continent…

  • Interview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot woman

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview on Sunday that he shot her, but said it…

  • Jewsbury scores in stoppage time as Timbers beat Earthquakes

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jack Jewsbury scored in second-half stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 1-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday night. San Jose was unable to clear a free…

  • S. Korean violinist wants border concert with North Korea

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Violinist Won Hyung Joon wants to bring North and South Korean musicians together next month to perform on each side of the world’s most heavily armed border. Standing in the…

  • Earthquakes-Timbers, Sums

    San Jose 0 0—0 Portland 0 1—1 First half_None. Second half_1, Portland, Jewsbury 2 (Fernandez), 90th+ minute. Goalies_San Jose, David Bingham; Portland, Adam Kwarasey. Yellow Cards_Goodson, San Jose, 51st; Sherrod, San Jose, 75th. Referee_Ricardo Salazar.…

  • Major League Soccer

    All Times EDT EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA D.C. United 10 6 5 35 23 18 Columbus 6 6 6 24 27 26 Orlando City 6 6 6 24 23 22 New…

  • Vogelsong tossed, skidding Giants lose 3-1 to Nationals

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With his team frustrated from a poor road trip, San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy thought home plate umpire Phil Cuzzi should’ve shown more restraint. Cuzzi felt he had offered plenty. Bochy…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 5 .583 1½ White Sox 7 5 .583 1½ Reds 7 6 .538 2 Indians 6 7 .462 3 Brewers 5 8 .385 4 East Division W…

  • Heritage title for Japan industry sites draws mixed reaction

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese officials have expressed elation over the approval by the U.N. cultural body of world heritage status for 23 historic sites reflecting the country’s transformation into an industrial power at the end…

  • Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women’s World Cup title. Lloyd scored three…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 5 .583 1½ White Sox 7 5 .583 1½ Reds 7 6 .538 2 Indians 6 7 .462 3 Brewers 5 8 .385 4 East Division W…

  • Greece still cash-starved after decisive ‘no’ bailout vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks awoke Monday to the stark reality of the country’s accelerating crisis — shuttered banks and ATMs with little cash — hours after they voted resoundingly to reject more austerity measures…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 5 .583 1½ White Sox 7 5 .583 1½ Reds 7 6 .538 2 Indians 6 6 .500 2½ Brewers 5 8 .385 4 East Division W…