Amid cancer recurrence, Holly Rowe gets extension at ESPN

Holly Rowe stands on the court at Madison Square Garden in New York before a WNBA basketball game between the New York Liberty and the Minnesota Lynx, Thursday, May 18, 2017. Rowe was back on the sidelines for her first WNBA game of the season Thursday night. Dashing for...

Baez Hits Grand Slam, Bryant Homers As Cubs Beat Reds 9-5

CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Baez hit a grand slam, Kris Bryant homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-5 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep. Chicago outscored Cincinnati 25-15 in the series and has 23 wins in its last 28 games against the Reds. Baez had three hits...

Tornadoes Touch Down In Oklahoma, Texas No Injuries Reported

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — The National Weather Service says two tornadoes have touched down in rural areas of southwest Oklahoma and one in northwest Texas with no injuries or damage reported. Meteorologist Michael Scotten says the twisters struck near the towns of Duke and Corn in...

Police Say Mother Arrested After 2 Children Shot In The Head

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman has been arrested after shooting two of her children in the head in the southwest Ohio city of Dayton. Police say an 8-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy are hospitalized in critical condition after being shot Thursday morning. An...

AP Explains: Voting, governance and clerical power in Iran

Iranian voters enter a polling station to vote for the presidential and municipal councils election in Tehran, Iran, Friday, May 19, 2017. Iranians began voting Friday in the country’s first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan...

Polls open in first Iran presidential vote since atomic deal

Iranian voters queue at a polling station for the presidential and municipal council election in Tehran, Iran, Friday, May 19, 2017. Iranians began voting Friday in the country’s first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan...

Roger Ailes’ Legacy: Transforming Media And Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Few media titans can claim a lasting legacy. They make their impact felt during stellar careers, and are honored and rewarded for it. Then, one way or another, they pass from the scene as other studio and network bosses, publishers and impresarios take their turns...

Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Died Of Complications From Fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America’s political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, according to his...

Tigers 6, Orioles 5

DP_Baltimore 2. LOB_Baltimore 4, Detroit 6. 2B_Schoop (12), Avila 2 (6), J.Iglesias (8). HR_S.Smith (4), A.Jones (6), C.Davis (9), J.Martinez (5), V.Martinez (3). CS_Collins (3). S_An.Romine (2). Umpires_Home, CB Bucknor; First, Manny Gonzalez; Second, Fieldin Cubreth; Third,...

Tornado Touches Down In Oklahoma, No Injuries Reported

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Officials say a tornado has touched down in a rural area of southwestern Oklahoma with no injuries or damage reported. Jackson County Emergency Management Director Wayne Cain says the tornado touched down Thursday afternoon near the town of Duke, about 130...