Hundreds wait at Indonesia lake as search for bodies resumes

TIGARAS, Indonesia (AP) — Hundreds of family members were waiting in desperation at a small port on Indonesia’s Lake Toba for news of missing relatives as the search for more than 190 people unaccounted for after a ferry sinking entered its fourth day. Separately,...

Humboldt Broncos recognized during NHL Awards

Jun. 20, 2018 11:34 PM EDT LAS VEGAS (AP) — Late Humboldt Broncos coach Darcy Haugan was honored with the inaugural Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award on Wednesday night, and 10 of the surviving players were reunited for the first time since the bus crash that killed...

Kepler, Grossman homer to help Twins beat Red Sox 4-1

Jun. 20, 2018 11:33 PM EDT Kepler, Grossman homer to help Twins beat Red Sox 4-1 By BRIAN HALL Associated Press AP-BBA–Red Sox-Twins <!– –> Andy Clayton-King, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Robbie Grossman and Max Kepler homered to back an...

Stanton hits walk-off HR, Yankees rally past Mariners 7-5

Jun. 20, 2018 11:31 PM EDT NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton lined a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees erased a five-run deficit to beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Wednesday night. Gary Sanchez tied the score with a...

Royals lose ninth straight, fall to Rangers, 3-2

Jun. 20, 2018 11:29 PM EDT KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Austin Bibens-Dirkx pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Rougned Odor homered and the Texas Rangers extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 3-2 victory over the struggling Kansas City Royals...

Longtime Tennessee broadcaster John Ward dies at 88

Jun. 20, 2018 11:26 PM EDT Longtime Tennessee broadcaster John Ward dies at 88 AP-FBC–Obit-Ward,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Wade Payne, ASSOCIATED PRESS KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Ward, the radio voice of Tennessee football and men’s basketball...

Xiaomi: A Chinese startup out to challenge Google, Amazon

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Xiaomi, a Chinese startup that helped pioneer the trend toward ultra-low-priced smartphones, is preparing for what would be the biggest initial public offering since e-commerce giant Alibaba’s in 2014. The 8-year-old is a star among the...

Face scans for international travelers at Florida airport

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s busiest airport is becoming the first in the nation to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, according to officials there. The expected announcement Thursday at...

Peter Fonda apologizes for ‘vulgar’ Barron Trump tweet

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Fonda apologized Wednesday for a late-night Twitter rant in which he suggested 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from “his mother’s arms and put in a cage with pedophiles.” The all-capitals tweet in the wee hours went on to...

Back to back to back: 3 straight HRs propel Astros to win

Jun. 20, 2018 10:53 PM EDT HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve homered twice, including the last of three straight by the Astros in the sixth inning, to lift Houston to a 5-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night. The game was tied in the bottom of the sixth when George...