• Rose finds a new way to win 7th PGA Tour title

    Updated: 13 min ago

    AVONDALE, La. (AP) — It sounds like Justin Rose believes he's had a breakthrough in the Big Easy. The Pete Dye-designed TPC Louisiana doesn't have a layout that would seem to suit Rose's strengths. The Englishman also wasn't accustomed to contending in tournaments that require gunning...

  • No perfect bullpen strategy, but depth, flexibility help

    Updated: 13 min ago

    DETROIT (AP) — When the Detroit Tigers signed Joe Nathan before the 2014 season, they expected baseball's active saves leader to simply keep rolling. After a few too many bad outings, they traded for a backup plan in Joakim Soria, widely considered the top reliever on the market. That...

  • Clinton Foundation acknowledges mistakes in revealing donors

    Updated: 14 min ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A top official at the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes it made in how it disclosed donors. Maura Pally says that its policies on transparency and contributions from foreign governments are "stronger than ever."...

  • Thailand seizes 3 tons of elephant tusks smuggled from Kenya

    Updated: 14 min ago

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand seized 3 tons of ivory hidden in tea leaf sacks from Kenya in the second-biggest bust in the country's history, one week after the biggest seizure, customs officials said Monday. The 511 elephant tusks worth $6 million, bound for Laos, were seized upon arrival...

  • Deutsche Bank to drop locations, streamline operations

    Updated: 14 min ago

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank is giving more details of its reorganization, saying it will hold a share offering for its Postbank branches in Germany. Frankfurt-based Deutsche Bank says it expects Postbank to be removed from its earnings statements by the end of next year....

  • Old companies thrive in brand-loyal Japan adapting to times

    Updated: 14 min ago

    KYOTO, Japan (AP) — Successful businesses shine for a few years, then nimbler competitors outwit them in a constant cycle that spans being feted to forgotten in less than a generation. But Japan has something different: thousands of companies that have prospered for centuries. Japan...

  • House rebels blame GOP leaders for falling contributions

    Updated: 15 min ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests. Then came 2015. The Kentucky Republican voted against returning John Boehner, R-Ohio, to the speaker's job and opposed an effort...

  • After Wizards get sweep, Pierce takes jabs at Raptors, Drake

    Updated: 25 min ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — At age 37, Paul Pierce is having a grand ol' time on this playoff run with the Washington Wizards. So before turning his attention to whoever his team's second-round Eastern Conference opponent will be in a week or more — either No. 1 seed Atlanta or No. 8 Brooklyn —...

  • LEADING OFF: Wainwright gets MRI, Russell ready for Wrigley

    Updated: 25 min ago

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: ___ ADAM'S TEST Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright likely will find out how long he'll be sidelined amid speculation he's done for the year because of an injured Achilles and left ankle. He's set for an MRI in St. Louis....

  • NL teams experimenting with pitchers hitting 8th

    Updated: 25 min ago

    Amid a testy start to the season — looking at you, Bryan Price; also you, Royals, White Sox and Athletics — comes a bit of managerial creativity sure to put a smile on the face of any innovative Strat-O-Matic player. More National League teams are at least toying with the idea of...

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