The Latest: Rangers sign G Pavelec, Elliott to Flyers

FILE – In this Feb. 25, 2016, file photo, Florida Panthers defenseman Alex Petrovic takes the puck down the ice during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizona Coyotes in Sunrise, Fla. The Panthers have agreed on a one-year extension with Petrovic....

Little Rock police: 25 people shot at nightclub

The entrance of an Arkansas nightclub where police are investigating a shooting is cordoned off with police tape Saturday, July 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police say 25 people were shot after gunfire rang out Saturday at a rap show at a...

Pope pushes out German hardliner, choses new doctrine chief

Pope Francis leaves with his butler Sandro Mariotti, at the end of a special mass for Roman holiday of St. Peter and St. Paul in St. Peter’s square at the Vatican, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday pushed...

The Latest: Point guards early big winners in free agency

FILE – In this May 3, 2017 file photo, San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills, center, gets by Houston Rockets’ Eric Gordon (10) and Patrick Beverley (2) on a drive to the basket during the second half of Game 2 in a second-round NBA playoff series basketball game, in...

Oil tanker collides with cargo ship in Dover Strait off UK

PARIS (AP) — An oil tanker and a large cargo ship collided Saturday in the Dover Strait between Britain and France but no casualties or pollution from the accident have been reported so far, French authorities say. The local Maritime Prefecture said the collision between...

Little Rock police: 17 injured after nightclub shooting

The entrance of an Arkansas nightclub where police are investigating a shooting is cordoned off with police tape Saturday, July 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police said 17 people were hurt in a shooting early Saturday after a dispute at a...

Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack

AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine accused the Russian security services Saturday of planning and launching a massive cyberattack that locked up computers across the world. The Ukrainian security agency, known as the SBU, alleged in a statement that similarities...

Cajun music's million-seller song 'The Back Door' turns 55

AP Photo/Dave Martin NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A song the writer’s bandleader hated has become one of Cajun music’s all-time greatest hits, and the writer’s home town salutes him and the song’s 55th anniversary on Sunday. D.L. Menard was 30 in 1962 when he...

The Latest: Jrue Holiday gets $126M, 5 year from Pelicans

FILE – In this May 6, 2017, file photo, Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward, center, passes the ball as Golden State Warriors’ JaVale McGee (1), Draymond Green (23) and Klay Thompson (11) defend during Game 3 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series in Salt Lake...

Doctor who shot 7 at NYC hospital had made threats to kill

Police help people cross the street outside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York after a gunman opened fire there on Friday, June 30, 2017. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law...