Mass protest in Venezuela demanding end of 'dictatorship'
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ? Anti-government protesters jammed the streets of Venezuela's capital on Wednesday on the heels of a decision by congress to open a political trial against President Nicolas Maduro, whose allies have blocked moves for a recall election.
National Australia Bank profit slips 94 PC to $269 millionNational Australia Bank Ltd. says its annual profit has slumped 94 percent to 352 million Australian dollars ($269 million) due to sales of its troubled British banking and life insurance businesses. One ...
Trump digs deep to defy Clinton momentum
Donald Trump pledged to pour millions of his own dollars into his presidential bid, in defiance of the seemingly unstoppable momentum building behind Hillary Clinton. With less than two weeks before polling day, and with early voting under way in several states, the Democratic nominee remains comfortably on course to become America's first female president. The latest rolling poll average compiled by tracker RealClearPolitics showed Clinton extending her national lead in a four-way race against Trump and two outsiders to 5.9 percentage points -- pointing to a clear electoral college victory.
76ers anthem singer says 'We Matter' shirt got her the bootPHILADELPHIA (AP) ? Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter says she was told by the team she could not perform because of her "We Matter" jersey.
View from bench: Former Supreme Court justice roots for Cubs
The Latest: Navy sends ship to see if Chinese sailor on boatHONOLULU (AP) ? The Latest on the search for a missing Chinese mariner (all times local):
2 quakes rattle Italy, crumbling buildings and causing panic
ROME (AP) ? A pair of strong aftershocks shook central Italy late Wednesday, crumbling churches and buildings, knocking out power and sending panicked residents into the rain-drenched streets just two months after a powerful earthquake killed nearly 300 people.
The Latest: Democrats claim voter intimidation in lawsuit
The Latest: Arrieta's no-hit bid ends in 6th, Cubs lead 5-1
The Latest on the World Series (all times Eastern): ___ 9:55 p.m. The Cleveland Indians have finally broken through for a hit against Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta in Game 2. Jason Kipnis, who grew up a huge ...
Kipnis 6th-inning double ends Arrieta no-hit bid
CLEVELAND (AP) ? Jason Kipnis doubled with one out in the sixth inning, the first hit for the Cleveland Indians against Chicago Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta in Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday night.