• Liberia goalkeeper’s career in doubt after freak accident

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia goalkeeper Nathaniel Sherman’s career is in doubt after he suffered a serious eye injury walking into a glass panel at the team hotel ahead of an African Cup qualifier this month.

  • China's President Xi Jinping speaks at the "Global Leader's Meeting on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment: A Commitment to Action", Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith)

    Leaders pledge money, clout to achieve women’s equality

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leaders pledged money and political clout to achieve equality for women by 2030 at a U.N. meeting Sunday co-chaired by China’s President Xi Jinping, who has faced strong criticism for cracking down on women’s rights activists.