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For an encore, 'Joker' is No. 1 again at the box office

For an encore, 'Joker' is No. 1 again at the box office

NEW YORK — Put on a happy face. "Joker" is No. 1 again. Todd Phillip's R-rated comic-book hit regained the top spot at the weekend box office in its fourth week of release, narrowly besting "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil." The Warner Bros.
Tiger Woods ties Sam Snead's record of 82 PGA Tour wins

Tiger Woods ties Sam Snead's record of 82 PGA Tour wins

INZAI CITY, Japan — For Tiger Woods, it all comes down to consistency. Surgeries on his knee and back and a crisis in his personal life have cost him opportunities to play his best golf over the past decade.
Trump draws boos when introduced to crowd at World Series

Trump draws boos when introduced to crowd at World Series

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's low-profile appearance Sunday night at Game 5 of the World Series came at a high-profile moment of his presidency. Yet he still drew loud boos and jeers when introduced to the crowd.
Islamic State still poses a threat after al-Baghdadi's death

Islamic State still poses a threat after al-Baghdadi's death

WASHINGTON — Eliminating the Islamic State group's elusive leader gives President Donald Trump a new argument for leaving Syria, but the U.S. military campaign against the extremists is far from finished. The killing of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by U.S.
Hong Kong weekend ends again with protest violence, tear gas

Hong Kong weekend ends again with protest violence, tear gas

HONG KONG — An unauthorized anti-government rally in Hong Kong quickly turned chaotic on Sunday as police used tear gas to disperse protesters on a major tourist strip, leading to hours of ugly confrontations in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.
Ferocious winds fuel blazes throughout Northern California

Ferocious winds fuel blazes throughout Northern California

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — With ferocious winds driving multiple wildfires through bone-dry vegetation and nearly 200,000 people ordered to leave their homes, California's governor declared a statewide emergency Sunday.
Vietnam takes forensic samples to help in truck deaths case

Vietnam takes forensic samples to help in truck deaths case

YEN THANH, Vietnam — Police have taken forensic samples from people in central Vietnam who believe their family members may be among the 39 victims found dead in a container truck in England last week.
John Conyers, longest serving black congressman, dies at 90

John Conyers, longest serving black congressman, dies at 90

DETROIT — Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit despite several scandals, has died.
Trump says US forces cornered IS leader in dead-end tunnel

Trump says US forces cornered IS leader in dead-end tunnel

WASHINGTON — Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi , the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world's most wanted man, died after U.S.
Paul Barrere, guitarist-singer for Little Feat, dies at 71

Paul Barrere, guitarist-singer for Little Feat, dies at 71

NEW YORK — Paul Barrere, guitarist and singer for the rock group Little Feat, has died. He was 71. Barrere's passing was announced Saturday by surviving members of the band, who honoured his contributions to the music world.
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