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Mormon church excommunicates women’s group founder

Kate Kelly wipes a tear from her face during a vigil Sunday, June 22, 2014, in Salt Lake City. While Kelly’s former church leaders meet in Virginia on Sunday night to decide if she’ll be ousted from her church, the founder of a prominent Mormon women’s group...
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Obama says US should have paid maternity leave

President Barack Obama crosses the street as he walks to have lunch at a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Washington, Monday, June 23, 2014, prior to attending the White House Summit on Working Families. Walking with Obama, from left are, Shirley Young, Lisa Rumain, Shelby Ramirez, and...

Tsunami warning for Aleutians after 8.0 quake

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of the city of Adak on Alaska’s Aleutian Islands evacuated the town site and gathered on a nearby hill Monday after a magnitude-8.0 earthquake prompted a tsunami warning for part of the island chain. “We’re seeing water...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ D.C. United 4, Montreal 2 Portland 2, FC Dallas 2, tie Montreal at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Toronto FC at New York, 8 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Portland, 11 p.m. Seattle FC at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at New England,...

2 In Ohio’s New Drug-shot Program Report Progress

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Two women getting monthly opiate-blocking shots through a new court program told a southwest Ohio judge Monday that they are taking back control of their lives from heroin. Warren County Common Pleas Judge Robert Peeler has been helping pioneer the injection...

Suicide attacker strikes near cafe south of Beirut

BEIRUT (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-packed vehicle near a checkpoint and a cafe in a neighborhood south of Lebanon’s capital early Tuesday, causing several casualties, a Lebanese security official and witnesses said. The explosion occurred just...
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Kerry hands dire warning to Iraqis over future

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, right, at the Prime Minister’s office in Baghdad on Monday, June 23, 2014. Kerry flew to Baghdad on Monday to meet with Iraq’s leaders and personally urge the Shiite-led...
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AP Source: Duncan back for Spurs in 2014-15

10ThingstoSeeSports – San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) celebrates after Game 5 of the NBA basketball finals against the Miami Heat on Sunday, June 15, 2014, in San Antonio. The Spurs won the NBA championship 104-87. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)...
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Wimbledon Watch: Shaq, The Big Tennis Fan

US retired basketball player Shaquille O’Neal, left, talks to an unidentified woman as he watches a match on the centre court during the first day at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) US retired...