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Marlins rally in 8th to beat Scherzer and Nats 2-1

Washington Nationals’ Max Scherzer delivers a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) MIAMI (AP) — Max Scherzer’s bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career...

Egypt doubles capacity of ration cards

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says the government will increase the monthly capacity of ration cards through which it distributes food subsidies from LE21 ($1.16) per person to LE50 ($2.77) in an attempt to ease the effects of hard-hitting economic...

All that's cool and quirky at the Paris Air Show

AP Photo/Michel Euler PARIS (AP) — There are flying cars and Concorde’s would-be supersonic successor, a company offering to deliver cargo to the Moon – for a mere $1.2 million per kilogram – and the latest in funky futuristic aviation ideas, both big and...

Scruffy little dog named Gobi scores book, movie deals

AP Photo/Patrick Sison NEW YORK (AP) — As dog stories go, this one about a scruffy little stray named Gobi has legs for miles. The sand-colored pooch with big, soulful eyes has a book out and movie deal after she happened on ultra-runner Dion Leonard last year during a...

Q&A: Coppola and Kidman on female gaze of 'The Beguiled'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The intersection of Sofia Coppola and Nicole Kidman didn’t start with “The Beguiled.” They’d met at parties in passing and had even tried to work together once on a project that fell apart. Coppola loved Kidman’s wicked humor...

Special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Democratic candidate for 6th congressional district Jon Ossoff, left, concedes to Republican Karen Handel while joined by his fiancee Alisha Kramer at his election night party in Atlanta, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman) WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Party...

MLB, players’ union donate $1M to Negro Leagues museum in KC

Major League Baseball commissioner Robert Manfred, left, MLB Players Association Executive Director, Tony Clark, second from left, and Bob Kendrick, right, president of the Negro League Baseball Museum, unveil a symbolic check during ceremonies in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday,...

Nationals’ Scherzer holds Marlins hitless through 7 innings

Washington Nationals’ Max Scherzer delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) MIAMI (AP) — Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer has held the Miami Marlins hitless...

Adviser quits in vote tampering scandal at California school

MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) — Students at a Southern California high school got a lesson in political corruption after it was revealed that a faculty adviser rigged the election for class president and two other races. In an email last week to parents, the principal of Vista...

GOP senators complain on eve of health care bill unveiling

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pauses as he speaks following a closed-door strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sen. McConnell says Republicans will have a “discussion draft” of a GOP-only bill scuttling former...