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On eve of anniversary, Giuliani says time for probe to end

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s attorney Rudy Giuliani is urging special counsel Robert Mueller’s team to wrap up its investigation on the eve of the probe’s one-year anniversary. Giuliani told Fox News Channel’s Laura Ingraham on...

Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

May. 16, 2018 11:40 PM EDT HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden and Eric Gordon each scored 27 points to lead a balanced attack and the Houston Rockets routed the Golden State Warriors 127-105 on Wednesday night to even the Western Conference finals at one game apiece. The Rockets...

In veiled shot at Trump, Tillerson warns democracy at risk

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took a veiled shot at President Donald Trump on Wednesday, warning that a growing national crisis of ethics and integrity has put American democracy at risk. In remarks to graduates of the Virginia Military...

Venezuela: Canada bans expat voters from casting ballots

May. 16, 2018 11:39 PM EDT Venezuela: Canada bans expat voters from casting ballots AP-LT-Venezuela-Canada- <!– –> CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela says Canada is blocking its citizens living there from voting in the South American nation’s...

LEADING OFF: Baby Braves face Lester, Cubs; Archer vs Angels

May. 16, 2018 11:29 PM EDT LEADING OFF: Baby Braves face Lester, Cubs; Archer vs Angels By The Associated Press BC-BBO–Leading Off <!– –> John Bazemore, ASSOCIATED PRESS A look at what’s happening around the majors Thursday: THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT...

Thousands of North Carolina teachers marched. Now what?

May. 16, 2018 11:23 PM EDT By EMERY P. DALESIO and GARY D. ROBERTSON Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper had just cheered the packed block of red-clad teachers by urging his Republican rivals running North Carolina’s legislature to pay...

Georgia GOP gubernatorial primary gets tough on immigration

May. 16, 2018 11:14 PM EDT By BEN NADLER and KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press CLARKSTON, Ga. (AP) — The Republican gubernatorial primary in Georgia is shaping up as a contest over who’s toughest on illegal immigration, with campaigns featuring a “deportation...

Rapper T.I. claims wrongful arrest outside gated community

May. 16, 2018 11:10 PM EDT ATLANTA (AP) — A lawyer for T.I. says the Grammy-winning rapper never got to tell his side of the story to police before they arrested him after a pre-dawn attempt this week to enter his gated community near Atlanta. T.I. was arrested early...

Seoul pushes for successful Trump-Kim talks as North warns

May. 16, 2018 11:10 PM EDT SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday it’s pushing to reset high-level talks with North Korea and will communicate closely with Washington and Pyongyang to increase the chances of a successful summit between President Donald...

Acuna gets big hit as Braves score 3 in 8th, beat Cubs 4-1

May. 16, 2018 10:54 PM EDT Acuna gets big hit as Braves score 3 in 8th, beat Cubs 4-1 By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer BC-BBN–Cubs-Braves <!– –> John Bazemore, ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuna Jr. drove in Ozzie Albies with the...