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China tensions top ASEAN summit talks in Myanmar

Myanmar Foreign Minister Wunna Maung Lwin speaks at a press conference during the 24th Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Saturday, May 10 2014. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe) Myanmar Foreign Minister Wunna Maung Lwin speaks at a press conference...

Protest over incinerator hurts dozens in China

BEIJING (AP) — A protest in eastern China over a plan to build a waste incinerator has turned violent with state media reporting at least 10 demonstrators and 29 police injured in clashes. State-run Xinhua News Agency says 30 vehicles were overturned as protesters on...

2 Ukraine regions prepare to vote on sovereignty

A polling station official rests after preparing booths at a polling station ahead of the regional referendum in the eastern Ukraine city of Luhansk on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The Sunday ballots seek approval for declaring so-called sovereign people’s republics in the...

Protest over incinerator hurts dozens in China

BEIJING (AP) — A protest in eastern China over a plan to build a waste incinerator has turned violent with state media reporting at least 10 demonstrators and 29 police injured in clashes. State-run Xinhua News Agency says 30 vehicles were overturned as protesters on...
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2 Ukraine regions prepare to vote on sovereignty

A polling station official rests after preparing booths at a polling station ahead of the regional referendum in the eastern Ukraine city of Luhansk on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The Sunday ballots seek approval for declaring so-called sovereign people’s republics in the...

Axford Out As Indians Closer

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — John Axford is out as the Cleveland Indians’ closer. Indians manager Terry Francona announced the move before Saturday night’s game against Tampa Bay. He met with Axford prior to batting practice. Axford is 1-3 with nine saves and a 4.91...

Vietnamese protest China oil rig in disputed sea

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Hundreds of Vietnamese on Sunday protested outside the Chinese Embassy in Hanoi China’s deployment of an oil rig that has triggered a tense naval standoff and raised fears of confrontation in contested South China Sea waters. Scores of security...
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Picking Sam, Rams welcome 1st openly gay player

In this image taken from video, Missouri defensive end Michael Sam cries as he talks on a mobile phone at a draft party in San Diego, after he was selected in the seventh round, 249th overall, by the St. Louis Rams in the NFL draft Saturday, May 10, 2014. The Southeastern...

Browns Wrap Draft With Cornerback, Trade

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns snagged another quarterback and made another trade on the final day of the NFL draft. After selecting Pierre Desir, a cornerback with a compelling background from tiny Lindenwood in the fourth round, Cleveland traded its seventh-round pick to...
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Secret Service agent in iconic LBJ photos dies

FILE – In this Nov. 22, 1963, file photo, provided by the White House, Thomas “Lem” Johns, background right, stands behind President Lyndon B. Johnson and his wife, Lady Bird, wearing a necklace, as they console Jacqueline Kennedy, right, moments after Johnson...