Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A supply ship bearing John Glenn’s name arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday. Astronauts used the station’s big robot arm to grab the capsule, as the craft flew 250 miles (400 kilometers) above Germany. NASA’s...

France’s overseas territories kick off key presidential vote

Workers prepare voting booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) PARIS (AP) — Polling stations opened Saturday in France’s...

Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut

FILE – In this Friday, April 14, 2017, file photo, Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turns to look toward his fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez as he reacts to his double murder acquittal at Suffolk Superior Court in Boston. Hernandez’s family is...

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

In this photo taken Feb. 28, 2017, a flag flies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lawmakers return to Washington this week to a familiar quagmire on health care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald Trump and...

French overseas territories begin presidential voting

Workers prepare booths at a polling station in Lyon, central France, Saturday, April 22, 2017. The two-round presidential election will take place on April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) PARIS (AP) — Election stations opened Saturday in French overseas...

Rizzo’s HR Rallies Cubs To 6-5 Win Over Reds In 11 Innings

CINCINNATI (AP) — With another dramatic homer, the Cubs showed they are still masters of the big comeback. Anthony Rizzo tied it with a two-out, three-run homer in the ninth, and Kris Bryant hit a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning on Friday night, rallying the Chicago Cubs to over...

Afghan officials: 100 casualties in Afghanistan attack

Afghan soldiers stand guard at the gate of a military compound after an attack by gunmen in Mazar-e- Sharif province north of kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, April 21, 2017. Gunmen wearing army uniforms stormed a military compound in the Balkh province, killing at least eight...

Cubs 6, Reds 5, 11 Innings,

DP_Chicago 2. LOB_Chicago 9, Cincinnati 9. 2B_Schwarber (4), J.Baez (4), Suarez (5), Cozart (4), Adleman (1). HR_Rizzo (2), Heyward (1), J.Baez (1), Duvall (5). SB_Duvall (2). SF_Bryant (1). HBP_by Adleman (Schwarber), by Storen (Baez). Umpires_Home, Jeff Nelson; First, Laz Diaz;...

Kluber Throws 3-hitter, Indians Beat White Sox 3-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Corey Kluber pitched a three-hitter and faced two over the minimum, leading the Cleveland Indians over the Chicago White Sox 3-0 Friday night. Kluber (2-1) faced 29 batters in the first complete-game shutout in the majors this season. Only one Chicago runner...

Hawaii bill giving equal access to fertility treatment dies

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers killed a bill that sought equal access to fertility treatments for gay and lesbian couples and single women. The decision came after health care lobbyists argued it was a bad idea to make insurers cover a fertility procedure for surrogate...