General News

FIFA set to relax ban on war dead commemorations at games

Sep 24, 2017

FIFA is set to relax the rules blocking teams from commemorating non-sporting events at soccer matches in response to high-profile disputes with British associations over honoring war dead

The Latest: Judge orders search to continue at Mexico site

Sep 24, 2017

Neighbors and residents of a collapsed apartment building on the south side of Mexico City have obtained an injunction from a judge that says rescue efforts must continue for five more days

Right-wing activist holds short, small California rally

Sep 24, 2017

Milo Yiannopoulos was whisked away in a car after a brief appearance at the University of California, Berkeley that drew a few dozen supporters and a slightly larger crowd protesting the right-wing provocateur

Mexico quake leaves country's historic churches battered

Sep 24, 2017

Mexico quakes left country's historic churches battered

The Latest: More reaction from Trump on NFL players

Sep 24, 2017

The Latest: More reaction from Trump on NFL players' protests

Economy

Iraq's Kurds to vote on independence amid fears of unrest

Sep 24, 2017

Iraq's Kurds are set to vote in a referendum on support for independence that has stirred fears of instability across the region as the war against the Islamic State group winds down

After German vote, Europe can turn to patching euro's flaws

Sep 24, 2017

Germany's national election will be the starting gun for a renewed debate on how to fix longstanding flaws in how the euro currency is set up

Trump aims to achieve congressional balancing act on taxes

Sep 24, 2017

President Donald Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a GOP-crafted tax overhaul, but negotiators must deal with the reality that any handouts to Democrats quickly could turn into turnoffs for the GOP.

Sports

Schauffele wins Tour Championship, Thomas takes FedEx Cup

Sep 24, 2017

Tour Championship winner Schauffele, FedEx Cup champion Thomas end their memorable PGA Tour seasons with big prizes

FIFA set to relax ban on war dead commemorations at games

Sep 24, 2017

FIFA is set to relax the rules blocking teams from commemorating non-sporting events at soccer matches in response to high-profile disputes with British associations over honoring war dead

Hardy's crowd-pleasing HR lifts Orioles past Rays 9-4

Sep 24, 2017

J.J. Hardy enjoyed a memorable afternoon during an otherwise dreary season, hitting a crowd-pleasing home run and scoring twice to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-4

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