- Spieth 3rd-round leader at Colonial, seeks 1st win in Texas Updated: May-28-16 8:29 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas - Jordan Spieth is still seeking his first PGA Tour victory in his home state of Texas. Ryan Palmer would love to win on his home course.
- Jutanugarn eagles 18, takes 3rd-round lead in Ann Arbor Updated: May-28-16 7:41 pm
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - Ariya Jutanugarn ended a shaky round spectacularly, making a 15-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole Saturday at Travis Pointe to take a one-stroke lead in the Volvik Championship.
- 8 Russian athletes test positive in 2012 doping retests Updated: May-28-16 12:13 pm
MOSCOW - Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping retests for the 2012 London Games.
- South Korean president visits Uganda to talk business Updated: May-28-16 12:01 pm
KAMPALA, Uganda - South Korea's president arrived in Uganda Saturday, the second leg of her Africa tour during which she is promoting business and trade opportunities.
- Sea Shepard founder Paul Watson rams whalers for a living Updated: May-28-16 11:05 am
PARIS - He's a fugitive on Interpol's Red List and a marine vigilante who's done jail time for extradition requests. Yet to many, he's also a heroic marine conservationist who risks his life and those of his crew to save countless endangered whales, turtles, dolphins and sharks from slaughter.
- US naval, air maneuvers become 'new normal' in Asia Pacific Updated: May-28-16 9:43 am
WASHINGTON - American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the "new normal" in U.S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow.
- Japan shares G-7 push for inclusive growth with Asia, Africa Updated: May-28-16 7:14 am
NAGOYA, Japan - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is sharing a push by the Group of Seven advanced industrial nations to promote inclusive growth across the globe in meetings with leaders of seven developing countries.
- Chinese developer Wanda opens theme park to take on Disney Updated: May-28-16 6:46 am
NANCHANG, China - China's largest private property developer, the Wanda Group, opened an entertainment complex on Saturday that it's positioning as a distinctly homegrown rival to Disney and its $5.5 billion Shanghai theme park opening next month.
- Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit Updated: May-28-16 5:32 am
HIROSHIMA, Japan - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place.
- North Korea threatens South's ships after sea border chase Updated: May-28-16 12:30 am
SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea on Saturday threatened to fire at South Korean warships if they cross into its waters, a day after the South's navy fired warning shots to chase away two North Korean ships that briefly crossed a disputed western sea boundary.
- US military restricts troops after murder in Okinawa Updated: May-27-16 11:37 pm
TOKYO - The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest of a former Marine suspected of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island.
- Alibaba won and lost a friend in Washington; how it happened Updated: May-27-16 10:13 pm
SHANGHAI - In 2011, a respected anti-counterfeiting coalition in Washington escalated its fight against the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, saying its websites served as a 24-hour market "for counterfeiters and pirates" and should be blacklisted.
- Text of Obama's speech at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Updated: May-27-16 6:06 pm
Text of President Barack Obama's remarks Friday at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park about the U.S. atomic bombing, the legacy of World War II and nuclear weapons, as delivered:
- Stocks rise to wrap up a strong week as banks move higher Updated: May-27-16 4:50 pm
NEW YORK - Stocks rose Friday to wrap up their strongest week in almost three months. Banks gained ground after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank intends to keep raising interest rates provided the economy continues to improve.
- Defense secretary discusses concerns in South China Sea Updated: May-27-16 4:18 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - China could be erecting "a Great Wall of self-isolation" with its increasingly provocative moves against its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.
- Obama uses Hiroshima visit as opportunity to urge no nukes Updated: May-27-16 3:00 pm
HIROSHIMA, Japan - With an unflinching look back at a painful history, President Barack Obama stood on the hallowed ground of Hiroshima on Friday and declared it a fitting place to summon people everywhere to embrace the vision of a world without nuclear weapons.
- Researchers: Asian bank hacks may be linked to North Korea Updated: May-27-16 12:58 pm
NEW YORK - Cybersecurity researchers say North Korea might be connected to a recent attack that resulted in the theft of over $100 million from the Bangladeshi central bank and the attempted thefts of millions more from other Asian banks.
- IOC: 23 positives in retests of samples from London Olympics Updated: May-27-16 12:01 pm
LONDON - Nearly two dozen athletes tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics, adding to the more than 30 already caught in retesting from the 2008 Beijing Games.
- EU imposes more airplane, shipping sanctions on North Korea Updated: May-27-16 11:37 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union has added several measures to its North Korea sanctions list because of the regime's continued nuclear and missile testing programs.
- Lansing-area Korean War veteran gets long-overdue medals Updated: May-27-16 11:08 am
HOLT, Michigan - A man being honored at a Lansing-area parade is an 84-year-old veteran who waited decades to get his Purple Heart and other service medals.
- Obama's hug of Hiroshima survivor epitomizes historic visit Updated: May-27-16 8:17 am
HIROSHIMA, Japan - President Barack Obama may have faced the legacy of Hiroshima most directly with his embrace of a man who survived the devastating atomic blast.
- South Sudan: Army major arrested allegedly smuggling ivory Updated: May-27-16 8:04 am
JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan authorities arrested an army major and a Chinese oil worker for allegedly trafficking elephant ivory and endangered pangolin meat through the country's Paloich oil fields.
- Chinese kids who climb cliffside ladder home will get stairs Updated: May-27-16 7:46 am
BEIJING - Just to get home from school, they climb 800 meters (more than 2,500 feet) toward the sky - on a ladder made of bamboo and secured to a sheer cliff face.
- 3 foreign tourists dead after boat capsizes in Thailand Updated: May-27-16 7:34 am
KOH SAMUI, Thailand - Rescuers in Thailand searched Friday for a British man who was still missing after a speedboat packed with tourists capsized near the popular resort island of Koh Samui, leaving three women dead, officials said.
- South Korea leader seeks African support against North Korea Updated: May-27-16 7:30 am
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - South Korea's president on Friday urged African leaders to support international efforts to denuclearize North Korea.