Governor: Boko Haram kills 68 in remote part of Borno State

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The governor of Borno in northeast Nigeria says Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has killed 68 villagers in a remote area of his state.

Kashim Shettima on Sunday confirmed the...

F Andrew Wooten gets 1st US call-up for exhibition vs Peru

CHICAGO (AP) — Forward Andrew Wooten is getting his first call-up to the U.S. national team for the exhibition against Peru, with Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley staying with their Major League Soccer...

Defiant Malaysian PM rejects calls that he step down

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thousands of yellow-shirted protesters demanding his resignation over...

Scott Dixon snatches IndyCar championship away from Montoya

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Scott Dixon captured a fourth IndyCar championship by winning the season finale Sunday to snatch the title from Juan Pablo Montoya.

Montoya led the points from the season-opening race...

Texans take preseason win over Saints 27-13

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brian Hoyer led scoring drives on two of his first three series since being named Houston's starting quarterback, and the Texans went on to a 27-13 preseason victory over the New Orleans Saints...

Nadal hopes to make new memories vs Coric as US Open begins

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal's memories of his lone match against Borna Coric are a bit fuzzy, which is understandable.

When the two met in the Swiss Indoors last October, Nadal had just decided to undergo...

Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall

ATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and...

6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill with Legionnaires' disease and dozens more under observation Sunday, prompting a weekend halt to visitors, no hot meals and limited...