Subway looking to update stores' not-so-fresh look

NEW YORK (AP) — Subway wants to freshen up the look of its stores as it tries to stem a sales decline. The sandwich chain says the redesign – which includes a brighter atmosphere, displays of vegetables behind the counter and ordering tablets – is the first...

Mellencamp son Speck arrested after fight in Indiana

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A son of rock star John Mellencamp has been arrested in Indiana on charges of public intoxication and resisting law enforcement. Police say 22-year-old Speck Mellencamp was arrested early Sunday after he and his 23-year-old brother, Hud, were...

'Little House on the Prairie' log cabin to be rebuilt

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The deteriorating log cabin at the “Little House on the Prairie” site in Kansas is expected to soon get a makeover. The Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/2uzZLUf ) reports that the current cabin was re-created and built near Independence in 1977...

Whose side are you on? Separate lawyers defend Trump, aides

FILE – In this June 8, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Marc Kasowitz, speaks at the National Press Club in Washington. As the federal and congressional Russia probes mount, a growing cast of lawyers is signing up to defend President Donald...

Pierce signs with Boston to retire as member of Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — The Truth is retiring as a member of the Boston Celtics. The Celtics announced Monday that they have signed Paul Pierce to a contract so the 10-time All-Star can retire with the team he spent his best 15 seasons in the NBA with. Pierce helped bring a...

Man blames Tesla Autopilot feature for Minnesota crash

AP Photo/Christophe Ena DETROIT (AP) — A Tesla driver is blaming his car’s partially self-driving Autopilot system for a crash in Minnesota over the weekend. David Clark, 58, was driving his Tesla Model S sedan with four passengers Saturday evening in Hawick,...

Red Sox manager Farrell says protest denied on play vs Yanks

In this Saturday, July 15, 2017 photo, New York Yankees’ Matt Holliday, center, retreats to first base and Jacoby Ellsbury arrives on a ground ball as the throw from second base bounces off Ellsbury past Boston Red Sox’s Mitch Moreland (18) during the 11th inning of a...

Yankees pitcher Pineda to have Tommy John surgery Tuesday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda is set to have Tommy John surgery this week, likely putting him out of action until at least late next year. The Yankees said Pineda will have surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right elbow. New York...

White House briefing is off-camera again

White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to members of the media in the Brady Briefing room of the White House in Washington, Monday, July 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) NEW YORK (AP) — Cameras remained off Monday at the White House press briefing on...

Illinois school dorm director teaches dog to bark in whisper

GREENVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A resident director who lives in a dorm at a college in southern Illinois has taught his dog to bark in a whisper. Brian Gertler lives in an apartment with his wife and 1-year-old dog Dudley inside a freshman dorm at Greenville University , about 50...