• New Mexico sees spike in traffic deaths in August

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico saw a spike in traffic fatalities in August as a deadly crash involving a passenger bus and a semi-trailer killed nine people.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Obama doesn’t always tell the straight story

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama’s recent denunciation of President Donald Trump’s treatment of the press overlooks the aggressive steps the Justice Department took to keep information from the public during his administration. Obama also made a problematic claim that Republican “sabotage” has cost 3 million people their health insurance.

  • Mike Foltynewicz pitches 6-hitter as Braves beat Giants 4-1

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz has minimal experience pitching in meaningful September games, so saving the Braves bullpen and going the distance as NL East-leading Atlanta gained separation in the division meant so much at this stage.

  • Kieboom appears to spit tooth, hits 1st HR, Nats top Phils

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Juan Soto made a leaping catch in foul territory in the first game of a doubleheader and ended eight hours of baseball with a milestone homer in the second game.

  • East Coast hurricane scenario showed potential for disaster

    ATLANTA (AP) — Just months ago, disaster planners simulated a Category 4 hurricane strike alarmingly similar to the real-word scenario now unfolding on a dangerously vulnerable stretch of the East Coast.

  • Five Angels pitchers through six hitless innings vs Rangers

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Five pitchers have combined to throw six hitless innings for the Los Angeles Angels against the Texas Rangers.

  • O’Neill, Ozuna lift Cardinals, help Mikolas get 15th win

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals rookie Tyler O’Neill hit a three-run homer during a six-run eighth inning, Marcell Ozuna drove in three and Miles Mikolas pitched seven solid innings to lift the St. Louis Cardinals over the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-5 on Tuesday night.

  • Marlins hand deGrom latest hard-luck loss, beat Mets 5-3

    NEW YORK (AP) — One of the few teams to have much success against Jacob deGrom all year has been the last-place Miami Marlins.

  • The Latest: Citing hurricane, Trump cancels campaign stops

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Florence (all times local):

  • Stocks are mixed amid tech gains, insurance losses

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares fell on Wednesday as China delayed issuing licenses to American businesses hoping to operate in the country, as the threat of more trade tariffs from Washington loomed.