Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:56:30 -0500

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez and the pesky Kansas City Royals fought back from a Game 1 flop to beat the San Francisco Giants' brilliant bullpen and even the World Series.

Pe...  Full Story

Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:14:06 -0500

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort...  Full Story

Giants' bullpen melts down in 7-2 loss to Royals
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:11:27 -0500

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Giants manager Bruce Bochy signaled to his bullpen and got no relief. Over and over.

While the Kansas City Royals showed off their late-inning heat, San Francis...  Full Story

Judge nixes Teresa Giudice's halfway house bid
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:32:28 -0500

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge won't recommend that prison officials allow "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice to serve most of her prison sentence in a halfway house.Full Story

Nebraska trucker returns bull mastiff to Arizona
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:27:20 -0500

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A dog-loving Nebraska trucker has taken a lost 95-pound bull mastiff on a 1,380-mile trip back to her owners in Arizona.

The Lincoln Journal Star reports (http://b...  Full Story

Senate Democrats return to Ky. race with TV ads
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:43:49 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats' official campaign arm and one of its largest outside allies on Wednesday reversed course in the Kentucky race and put campaign cash behind television ads f...  Full Story

Yahoo CEO defends strategy in face of criticism
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:02:42 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to convince restless shareholders that the long-struggling Internet company is headi...  Full Story

Goofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:36:57 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.

Now...  Full Story

Brazil race hinges on fickle lower middle class
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:03:00 -0500

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The political debate boiled in Lena's Salon in Rio's Cantagalo slum, as patrons argued about who should win Sunday's presidential election.

In one corner, owner L...  Full Story

Hospital of Ebola patient posts poor ER benchmarks
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:12:08 -0500

DALLAS (AP) — Diplomas from outstanding medical schools. Records free of discipline. A team trusted by a president.

For all the strengths of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, ...  Full Story