• US beats China in 3 sets at women’s volleyball World Cup

    MATSUMOTO, Japan (AP) — The United States bounced back from a disappointing loss to beat China 25-23, 25-17, 25-23 Monday at the women’s volleyball World Cup.

  • The roof of a car wash topples at a gas station after Typhoon Goni hit Amakusa, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. The powerful typhoon damaged buildings, tossed around cars and flooded streets in southwestern Japan on Tuesday before heading out to the Sea of Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News via AP) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

    Typhoon Goni hits Okinawa after killing 19 in Philippines

    TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon damaged buildings, tossed around cars and flooded streets in southwestern Japan on Tuesday before heading out to the Sea of Japan.

  • Taylors, S.C., coach Rick Grimes consoles his players after Lewisberry, Pa.'s Jaden Henline hit a walk-off, two-run double off Ryan Soug during the sixth inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. Lewisberry won 9-8. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, advances in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Jaden Henline hit a two-run double in the sixth inning to give Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, a 9-8 victory over Taylors, South Carolina, on Sunday night in the Little League World Series.

  • People watch trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Stocks tumbled across Asia on Monday as investors shaken by the sell-off last week on Wall Street unloaded shares in practically every sector. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul)

    Asian shares plunge as Wall St declines fuel more sell-offs

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. markets plunged at the open Monday following a big drop in Chinese stocks.

  • Tokyo beats Mexican team 3-1 in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Pinch-hitter Fukutaro Kiyomiya homered in the bottom of the fifth inning, and Tokyo pitchers Nobuyuki Kawashima and Daiki Fukuyama shut down Mexicali Baja California, Mexico, in a 3-1 victory Sunday in the Little League World Series.

  • China wins again at women’s volleyball World Cup

    MATSUMOTO, Japan (AP) — China assumed early control of the women’s volleyball World Cup on Sunday, beating Algeria in straight sets to make it two wins in two matches.

  • Typhoon Goni leaves 7 dead, 2 missing in Philippines

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Goni lashed the northern Philippines on Saturday with pounding rain and winds that set off landslides and flooded low-lying villages, leaving at least 10 people dead and forcing more than 5,000 to flee their homes, officials said.

  • Taylors, South Carolina pitcher Alex Edmondson delivers during the sixth inning of a baseball game in United States pool play against Cranston, Rhode Island at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. South Carolina won with Edmondson not allowing a hit, 7-1.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Edmondson throws no-hitter, hits homer for South Carolina

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Alex Edmondson threw his second no-hitter in eight days and hit a two-run homer in the first inning to help Taylors, South Carolina, beat Cranston, Rhode Island, 7-1 on Friday in the state’s first ever victory in the Little League World Series.