Honda denies covering up dangers of Takata air bags

DETROIT (AP) — Honda is going public as it tries to debunk claims by lawyers that it knew about the dangers of Takata air bag inflators nearly two decades ago, but covered it up. The escalation of Honda’s fight comes just three days before Takata Corp. is expected to...

Senators ask military to clarify US role in Yemen torture

Prisoners lie in a newly renovated cell in Aden Central Prison, known as Mansoura, in this May 9, 2017 photo in Aden, Yemen. Another, closed section of the prison is part of a network of secret detention facilities run by the United Arab Emirates and its Yemeni allies, into which...

LSU beats Oregon State 3-1 at CWS, ending 23-game win streak

LSU pitcher Alex Lange (35) gestures as he leaves the game during the eighth inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game against Oregon in Omaha, Neb., Friday, June 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Alex Lange limited top-seeded Oregon State to...

Frustrated fan: McEnroe says Knicks a ‘total train wreck’

NEW YORK (AP) — John McEnroe had a ringside seat for the ugliest bout at Madison Square Garden last season. He was sitting just feet away when former Knicks star Charles Oakley was surrounded by security officials at his seat, shoving them away before being handcuffed and...

5 GOP senators now oppose health bill _ enough to sink it

Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., during a press conference where he announced he will vote no on the proposed GOP healthcare bill at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building on Friday, June 23, 2017 in Las Vegas. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP) WASHINGTON (AP) —...

Trump admin set to OK surveillance drone sale to India

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is set to authorize the sale of surveillance drones to India as the two nations’ leaders prepare for their first face-to-face meeting. That’s according to a congressional aide and an industry representative speaking to...

Kansas jury awards $218M to farmers in Syngenta GMO suit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas federal jury awarded nearly $218 million on Friday to farmers who sued Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety. Syngenta vowed to appeal the verdict favoring four Kansas farmers...

No job? Tips for teens to fill idle summer time

AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger NEW YORK (AP) — With the number of teenagers working summer jobs in decline since the 1980s, students and their parents have found creative ways to fill summer months. Some still find traditional summer work, while others spend their summers doing...

Lionel Richie: Tour with Mariah Carey will be 'camp city'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lionel Richie is welcoming full diva behavior from Mariah Carey when she joins his “All the Hits ” tour next month. Richie jokes that he expects Carey to bring along a massive entourage and might need a “dressing room larger than the...

Bowyer hopes to take Lightning McQueen to victory lane again

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Lightning McQueen went to NASCAR’s victory lane last week when Kyle Larson drove the “Cars 3” vehicle to a win. The McQueen paint scheme has shifted to Clint Bowyer’s car this week, and he’s looking to keep the winning...