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A protester removes a banner after a protest outside the Western Kowloon Station against the opening ceremony of the Hong Kong Express Rail Link in Hong Kong, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Hong Kong has opened a new high-speed rail link to inland China that will vastly decrease travel times but which also raises concerns about Beijing's creeping influence over the semi-autonomous Chinese region. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Hong Kong opens high-speed rail link with mainland ChinaHong Kong has opened a new high-speed rail link to inland China that will vastly decrease travel times but which also raises concerns about Beijing's creeping influence over the semi-autonomous Chinese region
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Adam Frazier, center, jogs off the field as the grounds crew at PNC Park rolls out the tarp right as rain began in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Brewers use home run barrage to gain ground in NL CentralTravis Shaw, Mike Moustakas and Erik Kratz homered during a six-run sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied for an 8-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates and gained ground in the NL Central race
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
Penn State running back Miles Sanders (24) finds a hole in the first quarter against Illinois during an NCAA college football game Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Holly Hart)
Sanders, McSorley lead No. 10 Penn State over Illinois 63-24Miles Sanders set career highs by rushing for 200 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 10 Penn State scored 35 points in the fourth quarter to pull away for a 63-24 victory over Illinois
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimonyA high-stakes standoff between Republicans and the woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh of a three-decade-old sexual attack is stretching into the weekend
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guiltyAn Alaska man linked to a 10-year-old girl's death through her cellphone pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal authorities investigating the case
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks to the 2018 Values Voters Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
The Latest: Senate committee agrees to give Ford more timeThe Senate Judiciary Committee is giving Christine Blasey Ford more time to decide on the terms for her to testify about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cleveland Indians' Jose Ramirez tags out Boston Red Sox's Brandon Phillips as Phillips tries to steal to second base in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Red Sox tie team record with 105th win; Indians' Bauer backSam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Boston Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Cleveland Indians 7-5
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Jose Bautista drives in a run with a base hit in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Braves move to brink of division title, beat Phillies 6-5Atlanta Braves move to brink of division title, beat Philadelphia Phillies 6-5
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout (27) reacts after being called out on strikes during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Gurriel homers twice as Astros punch playoff ticketGurriel homers twice, drives in 7 as Astros clinch playoff berth by beating Angels 11-3
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Authorities respond to a shooting in Harford County, Md., on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.  Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an "active shooter situation." (Jerry Jackson /The Baltimore Sun via AP)
Sheriff: Motive unclear for Maryland shooter who killed 3A Maryland sheriff says the woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage
The Associated Press1 hour ago
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dumpDuke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cleanup crews work to remove storm damaged belongings, spoiled food and soaked furniture at Trent Court Apartments in New Bern, N.C., Sept. 21, 2018. Hurricane Florence brought storm surge which overflowed from the Trent River and forced many residents of Trent Court to evacuate. (Gray Whitley / Sun Journal via AP)
Small North Carolina town latest to feel Florence's furyA North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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