China says it will protect its interests in Trump probe

BEIJING (AP) — China’s government criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s order for a possible investigation into whether Beijing is improperly obtaining foreign technology and said Tuesday it will “resolutely safeguard” Chinese interests. A...

Experts: Police Response Inadequate At Charlottesville Rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia police chief said Monday that he “absolutely has regrets” about violence that erupted over the weekend when dozens of white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members clashed with counterprotesters. As the world watched...

Merck, Under Armour CEOs resign from Trump business panel

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The CEOs of athletic wear manufacturer Under Armour and pharmaceutical company Merck resigned Monday from the White House's American Manufacturing Council – with the Merck withdrawal drawing a quick and angry Twitter outburst from...
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Scaramucci: If it were up to me, Bannon would be gone

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais NEW YORK (AP) — Short-lived White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci says if it were up to him, top adviser Steve Bannon would be gone from President Donald Trump’s administration. But, he notes, “it’s not up...

Eastern League

___ Binghamton 10, Erie 6 Richmond at Harrisburg, 6:30 p.m. Akron at Trenton, 7 p.m. Altoona at Portland, 7 p.m. Binghamton at Erie, 7:05 p.m. Bowie at Reading, 7:05 p.m. Hartford at New Hampshire, 7:05 p.m. Akron at Trenton, 12 p.m. Altoona at Portland, 6 p.m. Richmond at...

Arena Football League

x-clinched homefield advantage y-clinched playoff spot Washington 41, Baltimore 35 Philadelphia 41, Tampa Bay 28 ___ Philadelphia 69, Baltimore 54 Tampa Bay 73, Cleveland 59 Tampa Bay at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

How The Schedule Was Made: NBA Taking Hard Look At Metrics

MIAMI (AP) — Larry Bird made his plea years ago. His request to the NBA was not unique: Bird wanted the league to eliminate the dreaded stretches of four games in five days. What made Bird’s pitch memorable was that it didn’t just cite the demand of so many games in...

The Latest:

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on violent protests connected to a white nationalist rally in Virginia (all times local): ___ 6 p.m. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is directing his administration to conduct an “extensive review” of how police prepare and respond...

The Latest: Student Leaders Say Campuses Should Be Safe

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on violent protests connected to a white nationalist rally in Virginia (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Student leaders at dozens of U.S. universities are decrying the weekend violence in Virginia in a statement that says campuses should be safe...

Charlottesville Driver Previously Accused Of Beating Mother

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville was previously accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife, according to police records released Monday. Samantha Bloom, who is disabled and uses...