France’s far-right reaches across spectrum as runoff looms

French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron thumbs up as he addresses his supporters at his election day headquarters in Paris , Sunday April 23, 2017. Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France’s presidential election,...

AP Exclusive: The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs

AP Photo/Wong Maye-E PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM, and Pyongyang’s now has two. But they don’t work – because of new Chinese sanctions, according to bank officials – and it’s not clear when...

Cabrera, Holland Lead White Sox To 6-2 Win Over Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — Melky Cabrera drove in a pair of runs, Derek Holland tossed six strong innings and the Chicago White Sox busted out of an offensive funk for a 6-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Avisail Garcia and Leury Garcia each added run-scoring hits for Chicago,...

Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US since 2000

FILE – This combination of undated file photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Jack Jones, left, and Marcel Williams. The two Arkansas inmates scheduled to be put to death Monday, April 24, 2017, in what could be the nation’s...

South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

In this April 15, 2017, photo, missiles are paraded across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade to celebrate the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung in Pyongyang, North Korea. Fresh off an immense North Korean parade that revealed an arsenal of intercontinental...

Pence cites ‘challenging times’ to troops in American Samoa

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, chats with New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian during a cruise on the harbor in Sydney, Sunday, April 23, 2017. Pence is on the last part of his four-country trip to Asia and Australia. (Peter Parks/Pool via AP) PAGO PAGO, American...

Nene’s 28 lead Rockets past Thunder for 3-1 series lead

Houston Rockets center Nene (42) shoots in front of Oklahoma City Thunder guard Victor Oladipo (5) in the first quarter of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — James...

Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. (AP) — The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants. From tending...

Guatemalan land activist wins prestigious Goldman prize

In this April 18, 2017 photo, Maya Q’eqchi leader Rodrigo Tot poses for photos during an interview in Guatemala City. Tot, a 60-year-old Guatemalan farmer and activist, has been awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize for his work in Latin America, a region...

James Helps Cavs Hold Off Pacers, Earn Sweep Into 2nd Round

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left Sunday and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at Indiana. James finished with 33 points and 10 rebounds as he became the first player under the current playoff format to win...