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United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned

AP Photo/Richard Drew DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines said CEO Oscar Munoz, who came under withering criticism for the airline’s handling of a passenger-dragging incident, will not automatically add the title of chairman in 2018 as planned. The company said Friday that...

Ovechkin brushes off hit from Kadri, returns to Caps’ win

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, is helped off the ice to by a trainer and Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, after he was injured during the first period of Game 5 in an NHL Stanley Cup hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs,...

Cards’ Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

St. Louis Cardinals’ Adam Wainwright hits a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 21, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while...

Horford, Thomas lead Celtics over Bulls 104-87 in Game 3

Chicago Bulls’ Dwyane Wade (3) and Boston Celtics’ Terry Rozier battle for a loose ball during the first quarter of Game 3 of a first-round NBA playoff basketball series in Chicago, Friday, April 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) CHICAGO (AP) — The...

The Latest: Pence says US will honor refugee deal

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivers a speedh during his visit at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, April 20, 2017. Pence praised Indonesia’s democracy and moderate form of Islam on Thursday alongside the president of the world’s most populous...

Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. will be targeting more than just Montana’s Republican voters on Friday and Saturday when he helps Greg Gianforte campaign for an open U.S. House seat. A prairie dog hunt is also on the agenda for the...

United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned

AP Photo/Richard Drew DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines said CEO Oscar Munoz, who came under withering criticism for the airline’s handling of an April passenger-dragging incident, will not be automatically adding the title of chairman in 2018 as planned. The company said...

Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie (77) celebrates his goal during the first period of Game 5 in an NHL Stanley Cup hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Friday, April 21, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) WASHINGTON (AP) — Justin...

US Rig Count Rises 10 This Week To 857; Texas Up 6

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by 10 this week to 857. A year ago, 431 rigs were active. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said Friday that 688 rigs sought oil and 167 explored for natural gas this week. Two...

Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

FILE – In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, a woman holds a sign at a rally outside of City Hall in San Francisco. The Trump administration is moving beyond rhetoric in its effort to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration...