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Flare-up keeps San Diego fire situation tenuous

A structure burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif. One of the nine fires burning in San Diego County suddenly flared Thursday afternoon and burned close to homes, trigging thousands of new evacuation orders. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) A structure burns...
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Jeter pulled early, Yankees hold off Mets 1-0

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (2) leaves the baseball game in an eighth-inning double switch in which New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi brought in relief pitcher David Robertson, and shortstop Brendan Ryan in place of Jeter, in the Yankees’ 1-0 shutout of the...
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Vote counting underway in India national election

Indian workers prepare sweets anticipating election victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the party’s headquarters in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 15, 2014. Official results are expected on Friday, but exit polls by at least six major Indian TV stations show...
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Burned body found in Southern California fires

A structure burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif. One of the nine fires burning in San Diego County suddenly flared Thursday afternoon and burned close to homes, trigging thousands of new evacuation orders. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) A structure burns...
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Pacers clinch series with 93-80 win over Wizards

Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson (1) heads toward the basket past Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat from Poland, center left, during the first half in Game 6 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series in Washington, Thursday, May 15, 2014. (AP...
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CANNES WATCH: Lupita Nyong’o stuns at Calvin Klein

Lupita Nyong’o attends the IFP and Calvin Klein Women In Film Party at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 15, 2014. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP) Lupita Nyong’o attends the IFP and Calvin Klein Women In Film Party at the...

Sentencing delayed in Iraqi wife’s beating death

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Sentencing has been delayed by more than a month for an Iraqi immigrant convicted of the beating death of his wife in what police initially believed was a hate crime. A San Diego Superior Court judge rescheduled sentencing Thursday for Kassim...
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Marlins ace Fernandez to have Tommy John surgery

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez works the first inning against the San Diego Padres during a baseball game on Friday, May 9, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez works the first inning against the San Diego...
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Florida mom guilty of killing her teenage children

Julie Schenecker, right, listens to her defense attorney give closing arguments before Judge Emmett Lamar Battles on Thursday, May 15, 2014 in Tampa. Schenecker, 53, is accused of killing her two teenage children Calyx, 16, and Beau, 13, in 2011. The jury began deliberations...