Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 22:28:01 -0500

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brew...  Full Story

Amid housing crisis, Reno's motor lodges become last resort
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:57:20 -0500

RENO, Nev. (AP) — They were the toast of Reno in the 1950s, when the growing casino industry sparked a boom that for a time turned northern Nevada into the West's top gambling destination.Full Story

No. 2 Ohio State stumbles at Purdue, gets blown out 49-20
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 22:36:31 -0500

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — D.J. Knox rushed for 128 yards and three touchdowns, David Blough threw for three more scores and Purdue shook up the College Football Playoff chase with a 49-20 b...  Full Story

Actress Selma Blair say she has been diagnosed with MS
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 19:12:44 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

In a post Saturday on her Instagram account, Blair, 46, says she was...  Full Story

12-pound lunar meteorite sells for more than $600,000
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:37:43 -0500

BOSTON (AP) — A 12-pound (5.5 kilogram) chunk of the moon that fell to the Earth as a lunar meteorite has been sold at auction for more than $600,000.

Boston-based RR Auction announced...  Full Story

Trump says US will pull out of intermediate range nuke pact
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 18:13:50 -0500

ELKO, Nevada (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday he will exit a landmark arms control agreement the United States signed with the former Soviet Union, saying that Russia is violating ...  Full Story

Is there interference in the 2018 US midterm elections?
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 14:37:36 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Justice Department unsealed criminal charges detailing a yearslong effort by a Russian troll farm to "sow division and discord in the U.S. political system," it was...  Full Story

Sales are brisk as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:53:27 -0500

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Mega Millions lottery may see a streak of jackpot rollovers end as it heads toward a record $1.6 billion drawing on Tuesday.

As more tickets sell, chances grow tha...  Full Story

Migrants vow to re-form caravan, continue north toward US
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 20:50:00 -0500

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — About 2,000 Central American migrants who circumvented Mexican police at a border bridge and swam, forded and floated across the river from Guatemala decided on ...  Full Story

'Dark day': Congo rebels kill 2 health agents fighting Ebola
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:14:12 -0500

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congo's health minister called it a "dark day" for everyone fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak after rebels shot and killed two medical agents with the Congolese army who ...  Full Story