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Boy, 13, reports he was abducted from bus stop, attacked

May. 16, 2018 9:17 PM EDT Boy, 13, reports he was abducted from bus stop, attacked AP-US–School Bus Stop-Assault <!– –> HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police are investigating a black 13-year-old boy’s report that he was abducted after he stepped from...

Astros call up Kemp after sending down struggling Marisnick

May. 16, 2018 9:03 PM EDT Astros call up Kemp after sending down struggling Marisnick By DAN GREENSPAN Associated Press AP-BBA–Astros-Moves <!– –> ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Houston Astros recalled outfielder Tony Kemp from Triple-A Fresno on...

Harden, James, Davis finalists for NBA MVP award

May. 16, 2018 9:02 PM EDT Harden, James, Davis finalists for NBA MVP award AP-BKN–NBA Awards Finalists <!– –> Charles Krupa, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — Houston’s James Harden, Cleveland’s LeBron James and Anthony Davis of New...

Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Primary election season is still young, but the liberal wing of the Democratic Party is already celebrating. Democratic voters have chosen decidedly liberal candidates in several closely watched congressional primary elections, a sign that the left is...

Report: 1 dead, 1 injured after Florida lightning strike

May. 16, 2018 8:57 PM EDT Report: 1 dead, 1 injured after Florida lightning strike BC-US–Lightning Death,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has died and a man has been hospitalized after being struck by lightning in...

50-carat white diamond fetches $6.5M at Christie's Geneva

May. 16, 2018 8:49 PM EDT 50-carat white diamond fetches $6.5M at Christie’s Geneva AP-EU-Switzerland-Diamond-Auction <!– –> GENEVA (AP) — A 50-carat white diamond has fetched 6.5 million Swiss francs (dollars) at a Christie’s auction of...

Police: Man Kills Wife, Stepdaughter, Turns Gun On Himself

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say a 56-year-old man has killed his wife and stepdaughter before turning the gun on himself. Springfield police say officers found 56-year-old Eric Sirons (sur-‘OWNZ) dead inside the family’s home Tuesday night. His...

2nd man convicted of stealing gold bar from Key West museum

May. 16, 2018 8:44 PM EDT 2nd man convicted of stealing gold bar from Key West museum AP-US-Gold-Bar-Theft-Arrests- <!– –> KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Two thieves await sentencing for the theft of a 17th-century gold bar from a museum in Key West. Jarred...

Bumble Bee CEO indicted on charge he fixed canned tuna price

May. 16, 2018 8:43 PM EDT Bumble Bee CEO indicted on charge he fixed canned tuna price BC-US–Canned Tuna-Price Fixing,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Lauren Victoria Burke, ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. prosecutors filed a criminal charge...

US jury finds Oregon man guilty of abusing Cambodian orphans

May. 16, 2018 8:42 PM EDT US jury finds Oregon man guilty of abusing Cambodian orphans By GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press AP-US-Sex-Abuse-Verdict-Cambodian-Orphanage <!– –> PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A U.S. jury found an Oregon man guilty Wednesday of multiple...