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Volkswagen recalls some Tiguans

NEW YORK (AP) — Volkswagen of America is recalling 151,389 Tiguan SUVs due to the possibility of stalling. No accidents or injuries have been reported. The problem is with fuel pumps on some models from 2009 to 2014. Gas bubbles may form in the fuel system when winterized...
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Russia starts drilling its northernmost oil well

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, watches a video-bridge with Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin and Glenn Waller, ExxonMobil’s lead manager in Russia in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. U.S. oil giant Exxon Mobil...

Ebola starting to take an economic toll in region

WASHINGTON (AP) — Caterpillar has evacuated a handful of employees from Liberia. Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd. has suspended a drilling project. British Airways has canceled flights to the region. ExxonMobil and Chevron are waiting to see whether health officials can...
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Venus tops Serena in all-Williams semifinal

Venus Williams of the United States hugs her sister Serena after beating her 6-7, 6-2, 6-3 during semifinal play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson) Venus Williams of the United States hugs her...
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McIlroy in the lead at PGA Championship _ barely

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his tee shot on the 10th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his...
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Katie Ledecky breaks world record in 400 free

Katie Ledecky swims in the women’s 400-meter freestyle final at the U.S. nationals of swimming, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Irvine, Calif. Ledecky won the race and set a world record. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Katie Ledecky swims in the women’s 400-meter freestyle...
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Venus tops Serena in all-Williams semifinal

Venus Williams of the United States hugs her sister Serena after beating her 6-7, 6-2, 6-3 during semifinal play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson) Venus Williams of the United States hugs her...
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Reimold’s double lifts Blue Jays over Tigers 3-2

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese) Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer works against the Toronto...
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McIlroy, lots of challengers at PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, reacts to his missed putt on the sixth hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Locher) Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, reacts to...