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AP PHOTOS: Syrian refugee children lose education

In Saturday, April 5, 2014 photo, Ahmed Mahmoud, 12, shows his wrist band with colors of the Syrian revolution flag, near his family’s makeshift tent in an unofficial Syrian refugee camp on the outskirts of Amman, Jordan. For Ahmed, school is a distant memory. He helps his...

Frazier’s Homer Lifts Reds Over Nats 4-3 In 15

WASHINGTON (AP) — Todd Frazier’s two-run homer in the 15th inning lifted the Cincinnati Reds over the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Monday night. Brandon Phillips singled off Ross Detwiler (0-2) to open the inning and with one out, Frazier homered to center. The home run also...
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Swipe right for Ms. Right: The rise of dating apps

AP Photo/Charles Krupa NEW YORK (AP) — So, a lady walks into a bar…Wait, scratch that. A lady takes out her phone. With a left swipe of her finger she dismisses Alex, 25 and Robert, 48. She swipes right when a photo of James, 24, pops up. It’s a match. James had...
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Paul McCartney cancels Japan tour due to virus

AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko TOKYO (AP) — Paul McCartney is canceling his entire Japan tour because of illness. The former Beatle got a virus last week and canceled several appearances, apologizing online to his fans. Now, his organizers say he is not well enough to do any of...
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Rangers upend Canadiens 3-1, take 2-0 series lead

AP Photo/Ryan Remiorz MONTREAL (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist has the surging New York Rangers two wins from the Stanley Cup finals. Lundqvist made 40 saves and the Rangers took control of the Eastern Conference final with a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night....
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Why is the latest China spy case so significant?

AP Photo/Charles Dharapak WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has brought unprecedented criminal charges against five officials in the Chinese military for hacking into private U.S. companies’ systems and stealing trade secrets. It was the first time the U.S....
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Ukraine’s hobbled navy: “Times are not the best”

A body guard of insurgent leader Denis Pushilin, left, holds his weapon during a rally by pro-Russian people in Lenin Square, in Donetsk, Ukraine, Sunday, May 18, 2014. Ukraine will hold presidential elections on May 25.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda) A body guard of insurgent leader...
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Duncan helps Spurs rout Thunder 122-105 in Game 1

AP Photo/Eric Gay SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs were not going to believe Serge Ibaka was really injured until the Oklahoma City Thunder took the court in the opener of the Western Conference finals without their athletic big man. Their skepticism was...

Brantley’s Homer In 10th Beats Tigers 5-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley homered with two outs in the 10th inning off Al Alburquerque, giving the Cleveland Indians a 5-4 win over the drowsy Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Brantley connected on a 3-2 pitch, driving it into the Tigers’ bullpen to end...

Indians 5, Tigers 4, 10 Innings,

Two outs when winning run scored. DP_Detroit 1, Cleveland 1. LOB_Detroit 7, Cleveland 14. 2B_Kinsler (12), Mi.Cabrera (14), Avila (8), R.Davis (6), A.Cabrera (12), Brantley (10). HR_V.Martinez (11), J.Martinez (1), Brantley (9). SF_Aguilar. Kluber pitched to 1 batter in the 8th....