Tour bus slams into truck on slowed-down highway, killing 13
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) ? A tour bus returning home to Los Angeles from a casino trip plowed into the back of a semi-truck on a California highway early Sunday, killing 13 people and injuring 31 others, authorities said.
Bill Murray accepts humor prize after gentle roast
WASHINGTON (AP) ? In an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touching moment as Murray was honored with the nation's top prize for comedy.
The Latest: Bill Murray receives prize at Kennedy Center
The Latest on Bill Murray being honored at the Kennedy Center (all times local): 10:43 p.m. Bill Murray accepted a bust of Mark Twain for his lifetime achievement in comedy ? and immediately handed it ...
AP Top 25: Ohio State slips, Penn State in, Houston out
Ohio State dropped four spots to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after its first loss of the season, and Penn State moved into the rankings for the first time since 2011 after upsetting ...
LeBron's Cavs, Durant-led Warriors favored as NBA season begins
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will celebrate their city's first sports crown in 52 years on Tuesday, raising their championship banner as the 2016-17 NBA campaign opens. The Golden State Warriors, meanwhile, will welcome superstar forward Kevin Durant to the fold as they set out to avenge their loss to Cleveland in last June's NBA Finals after coming one game shy of back-to-back titles. The Cavaliers and Warriors open the season as favorites to play each other in the finals for the third campaign in a row, an unprecedented feat, even as 28 rivals try to fight their way into next June's title showdown.
Poet and novelist Lucia Perillo dies at 58OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) ? Lucia Perillo, an award-winning author and Pulitzer Prize finalist, has died at the age of 58.
Asia shares gain as Japan trade data better than forecastAsian markets mostly rose Monday as Japan reported its trade balance swung to a surplus in September and strong Japanese manufacturing data from a purchasing manager's survey also suggested signs of improved ...
Hacked trove shows Clinton aides suggesting email jokes
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Hacked emails from the personal account of Hillary Clinton's top campaign official show her aides considered inserting jokes about her private email server into her speeches at several events ? and at least one joke made it into her remarks.
Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats
Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping Democrats seize the Senate and chip away at the Republican-controlled ...
China says hostages held by Somali pirates were rescued