• Murder complaints filed over capsized Philippine ferry

    Published: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Police in a central Philippine city have filed multiple murder complaints against the owner and the crew of a ferry that capsized shortly after pulling out of port, leaving more than 50 dead. Senior Inspector Rio Tan of the Ormoc City police says the...

  • Wimbledon Lookahead: Dustin Brown tries for encore

    Updated: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — After his stunning win over Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Dustin Brown said it was easy to play well when expectations were so low. The 102nd-ranked German won't have that luxury on Saturday against Viktor Troicki. Everyone wants to see what Wimbledon's latest sensation can...

  • Pennington's sac fly in 10th wins it for Diamondbacks, 4-3

    Updated: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    PHOENIX (AP) — Cliff Pennington added to his list of walkoff RBIs. Pennington's sacrifice fly to deep left field in the 10th inning drove in Welington Castillo from third base and lifted the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night. It was...

  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    Updated: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a Republican presidential candidate; Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and Ben Cardin, D-Md.; Reps. Tom Cole, R-Okla., and Joaquin Castro, D-Texas. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" —...

  • Taiwan stands up to China with World War II military parade

    Updated: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan marched out thousands of troops and displayed its most modern military hardware Saturday to spotlight an old but often forgotten claim that its forces, not the Chinese Communists, led the campaign that routed imperial Japan from China 70 years ago. The...

  • Would euro departure help or hurt Europe's currency union?

    Updated: 1 min ago

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — With aid negotiations off and ATMs running out of money, it's not speculation any more. Greece could leave the euro. And soon. What would that mean for the Greek people and for the European Union's 16-year-old shared currency — the crown jewel of a...

  • Rangers' Hamilton has no emotions facing Angels for 1st time

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton insisted that he had no extra emotions playing the Angels for the first time since Los Angeles traded him back to Texas. Before going 1 for 3 with a double and two strikeouts in an 8-2 loss Friday night, Hamilton said the only significance of the...

  • Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Dr. Gustavo Quintana walks out of a modest, two-floor apartment building in southern Bogota. Inside his black doctor's bag are vials containing anesthesia and muscle relaxants, a syringe and a rubber tourniquet. The man known in Colombia as Dr. Death has just...

  • Campaigns halt as Greeks face tough referendum choice

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Campaigns halt in Greece on Saturday on the eve of a closely watched bailout referendum — with voters in a dead heat over whether to defy creditors and push for better repayment terms or essentially seek new political leadership to find a compromise. Political...

  • China says 6.5 quake in far west kills 3, collapses homes

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    BEIJING (AP) — A magnitude 6.5 earthquake that shook China's far-western region of Xinjiang killed three people, injured 71 and collapsed thousands of houses, officials said Saturday. The quake hit Pishan county in the Hotan region of Xinjiang early Friday. Earlier reports on state...

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