• Trust the prayers: Embiid surprises churchgoers near Philly

    SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is shaping up to be the answer to Philly fans’ prayers, and he shocked parishioners by showing up during the middle of some at a small Roman Catholic church this weekend.

  • Montana quarterback Gresch Jensen transferring out

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — University of Montana quarterback Gresch Jensen is transferring out of the program.

  • FIFA subjects 2026 Morocco World Cup bid to fresh scrutiny

    Morocco’s World Cup bid is facing fresh scrutiny this week with the arrival of another delegation from FIFA after an initial task force found deficiencies in the proposals for the 2026 tournament.

  • SAfrican league to investigate riot, guard out of hospital

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The chairman of South Africa’s Premier Soccer League has promised a full investigation into the stadium riot that left 18 people hurt, one of them a security guard who suffered head injuries after being attacked on the field by a mob of fans.

    Updated: 11:21 am

  • Gun reform hard sell in rural Kentucky after school shooting

    BENTON, Ky. (AP) — Jeff Dysinger’s daughter survived a shooting at her Kentucky high school, but he and many others in the rural community haven’t joined the national outcry over guns.

  • Dream job: Harley-Davidson interns get a free motorcycle

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its summer internship program.

  • Waffle House suspect remains on the run, may be armed

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities searching for a man accused of killing four people at a Waffle House fanned out through Nashville neighborhoods and locked all but students and staff out of schools as they mobilized in force to find a man last seen walking away from the carnage, barefoot and shirtless.

    Updated: 10:01 am

  • New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Elmore Bolling defied the odds against black men and built several successful businesses during the harsh era of Jim Crow segregation in the South. He had more money than a lot of whites, which his descendants believe was all it took to get him lynched in 1947.

  • The Latest: Suspect arrested last year near White House

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  • Former students recall 1968 protests that shut down Columbia

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fifty years ago Monday, Columbia University students angry about racism and the Vietnam War began a rebellion that fed a sense the country was in turmoil.