• Friday, October 2, 2015

    The Latest: Father of teen who survived Oregon shooting recounts her harrowing experience

  • Argentina’s Emiliano Grillo leads Web.com Tour Finals finale

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Emiliano Grillo holed out from the fairway for an eagle on the par-4 18th hole Friday to take the lead in the Web.com Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.

  • FIFA President Sepp Blatter drives his car into the garage of the FIFA headquarters on his way to work in Zurich, Switzerland, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Blatter was questioned by Swiss investigators on Friday about why FIFA paid 2 million Swiss francs (about $2 million) to UEFA President Michel Platini in 2011 for work supposedly carried out at least nine years earlier. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

    Blatter calls for more women in leadership roles in soccer

    ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter’s lawyer says FIFA president ‘will not resign’ despite calls from major sponsors.

  • Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, left,  exchanges a rugby ball for an American football with former American football player Dan Marino, during a media event inside 11 Downing Street in London on Friday Oct. 2, 201  (Justin Tallis/Pool, via AP)

    Britain seeks NFL franchise in London within 5 years

    LONDON (AP) — Britain’s treasury chief pushed his case Friday for placing a permanent NFL franchise in London, saying he hoped the league would move a team to the capital within the next five years.

  • Rhein Gibson leads Web.com Tour Finals finale

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rhein Gibson shot a 7-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the Web.com Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.

  • Bruins owner Jacobs talks pros, cons of NHL expansion

    BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs says both groups hoping to land an NHL expansion team made impressive presentations at the recent league meetings.

  • In this Aug. 5, 2013, file photo, the Washington Post for Kindle application is displayed for purchase on an Amazon Kindle in New York. A recent poll by survey by Media Insight Project, a collaboration of the American Press Institute and the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, shows that about 40 percent of U.S. adults ages 18-34 pay for at least some of the news they read, whether it’s a print newspaper, a digital news app or an email newsletter. (AP Photo/Karly Domb Sadof, File)

    40 percent of millennials pay for print, online news

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a world flush with free information, some young people are still willing to shell out for news they read.

  • New MLB commissioner envisions more speed-up experiments

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Manfred envisions more experiments with speed-up rules, such as limiting pitching changes and trips to the mound, or requiring each pitcher to face multiple batters.

  • Mariners CEO says he’ll take financial hit for losing season

    SEATTLE (AP) — After Howard Lincoln watched yet another Seattle Mariners news conference to introduce a new employee, the CEO of the organization said he would take another personal financial hit because of the club’s losing season.

  • In this Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 photo, Brian Torcellini, Google team leader of driving operations, right, poses for photos with vehicle safety specialists Rob Miller, top left, and Ryan Espinosa, next to a vehicle at a Google office in Mountain View, Calif. Google employs a few dozen "safety drivers” that grab the steering wheel or hit the brakes on a fleet of robot cars that Google’s engineers are programming to navigate the roads without human assistance. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Google’s driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — After a friend recommended that he join a secret Google project six years ago, Brian Torcellini suddenly found himself on the road to an occupational oxymoron. He became a driver in a driverless car.