Military veteran finds a mission nursing fellow vets at VA

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Nursing assistant Tom Alligood wears camouflage scrubs during his emergency room shifts at the Dorn VA hospital because he says it helps other veteran patients realize they've "walked over the same dirt," the 62-year-old...

Beijing tracks the elderly as they take buses, go shopping

BEIJING (AP) — These days, when people over 80 in Beijing take a bus, see a doctor or spend money, their activities are digitally tracked by the government, as part of an effort to improve services for the country's rapidly growing elderly population….

International League

___ Columbus 2, Durham 1 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Norfolk, ppd. Rochester 5, Charlotte 3 Louisville 10, Lehigh Valley 6 Syracuse 3, Gwinnett 1 Buffalo at Toledo, 6:05 p.m. Indianapolis 8, Pawtucket 2 Norfolk at Lehigh Valley, 1:35 p.m. Columbus at Buffalo, 4:05 p.m. Toledo at...

World’s Top 3 Golfers All Coming Off Wins To Memorial

Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy, the top three in the world golf ranking, are all going to Muirfield Village for the Memorial coming off victories. The second-ranked Spieth won Sunday at Colonial for his eighth PGA Tour victory and first in his home state of Texas. Day,...

Computer glitch at JFK Airport causes massive check-in lines

NEW YORK (AP) — A computer outage at JFK Airport's Terminal 7 has caused massive check-in delays….

In Haiti, cradle of rich visual heritage is being reinvented

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Youvensky Despeignes used to spend hours a day at home drawing pencil-and-ink abstractions on cheap notebook paper, his aspirations as a painter frustrated by a lack of opportunities in Haiti where a rich artistic heritage has suffered decades...

Bombings in Baghdad, near Iraqi capital kill at least 20

Bombings in Baghdad, near Iraqi capital kill at least 20 Associated Press – 30 May 2016 04:13-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

2 officers injured after man sets self on fire at festival

CHICAGO (AP) — A police spokeswoman says two officers were hospitalized after a man set himself and a building on fire during a Chicago street festival….

Rossi stretches his final drops of gas to win the Indy 500

Rossi stretches his final drops of gas to win the Indy 500 Associated Press – 30 May 2016 02:17-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

IndyCar hoping to carry momentum from 500 into future races

IndyCar hoping to carry momentum from 500 into future races Associated Press – 30 May 2016 02:17-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.