• Rebooting Greece: how to get its economy going again

    Updated: 28 min ago

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After so much pain, Greece must now figure out how to get its economy back on its feet. The scale of the country's financial problems is mind boggling — a full quarter of the economy evaporated in the past six years and business activity is now plummeting...

  • Godley's fine start continues, D'backs beat Nats 6-4

    Updated: 28 min ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie Zack Godley continued to pitch well enough Monday night that Arizona manager Chip Hale is considering using a six-man rotation to keep him with the Diamondbacks. Godley threw six scoreless innings in third career appearance above Double-A ball, and the...

  • Drake unveils new Raptors uniforms during a Toronto concert

    Updated: 29 min ago

    TORONTO (AP) — Rapper Drake took the wraps off new uniforms for the Toronto Raptors on Monday night. The Grammy winner, who collaborated with the team on the new look, wore a black and gold version of the uniform while performing the finale of his OVO Fest concert in Toronto. Drake,...

  • Creators of destroyed hitchhiking robot mull rebuild

    Updated: 33 min ago

    TORONTO (AP) — Collapsed among trash and dead leaves, its arms ripped off and its skull and brain nowhere in sight, the talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot from Canada met its untimely end in Philadelphia over the weekend. But there may be another chance at life for the child-sized...

  • Streep finds her inner rocker in 'Ricki and the Flash'

    Updated: 34 min ago

    Early on in "Ricki and the Flash," Ricki (Meryl Streep) gets a call that disarms her before she's even decided to pick it up. With smoky eyes, braided rocker hair and a swagger that suggests skin that's as thick as her leather pants, this doesn't seem like a woman who would back down...

  • AP PHOTOS: 5 years after quake, Haitians turn ruins to homes

    Updated: 34 min ago

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Compared to some of his neighbors, Jimmy Bellefleur is not doing badly. The electrician has turned abandoned government office space into a one-room home for his wife and their two daughters. He covered the open window with a plastic tarp and installed a...

  • Cespedes hits 3 doubles, Mets top Marlins, take NL East lead

    Updated: 35 min ago

    MIAMI (AP) — The New York Mets acquired Yoenis Cespedes last week, hoping he would be a big hit in the middle of their lineup. On Monday night, he helped them slug their way into first place. Cespedes hit three doubles and drove in four runs, leading the Mets over the Miami Marlins...

  • Livestock Board aims to prevent virus spread at state fair

    Updated: 44 min ago

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Livestock Board is requiring a certificate of veterinary inspection for livestock at the state fair in an effort to prevent the spread of a virus that can cause painful sores in infected animals. After vesicular stomatitis was diagnosed in livestock...

  • Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8

    Updated: 46 min ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night. Brandon Crawford hit two home runs, helping the Giants take a 6-0 lead. The...

  • Mahtook single in 9th lifts Rays to 5-4 win over White Sox

    Updated: 51 min ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Mikie Mahtook singled with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to drive in Logan Forsythe and give the Tampa Bay Rays a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. Forsythe, who drove in two runs, started the winning rally with a one-out walk. Evan Longoria...

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