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EU chief urges Trump, Putin not to destroy global order

BEIJING (AP) — European Council President Donald Tusk has urged President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and China to work with Europe to avoid trade wars and prevent conflict and chaos. Tusk was speaking Monday in Beijing at the opening of a summit between...

EU chief Donald Tusk urges US, Russia and China not to start trade wars and destroy world order that has brought peace

BEIJING (AP) — EU chief Donald Tusk urges US, Russia and China not to start trade wars and destroy world order that has brought peace.

Royals release new photos to mark Prince Louis’s christening

LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace has released family photos of Prince Louis in the arms of his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, to mark the baby boy’s christening. The four official photos were taken at Clarence House in London after Louis was baptized in the chapel...

Muslim candidates running in record numbers face backlash

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A liberal woman of color with zero name recognition and little funding takes down a powerful, long serving congressman from her own political party. When Tahirah Amatul-Wadud heard about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s stunning upset over U.S....

China’s economic growth cools amid trade tensions

BEIJING (AP) — China’s economic growth slowed in the quarter ending in June, adding to challenges for Beijing amid a mounting tariff battle with Washington. The world’s second-largest economy expanded by 6.7 percent, down from the previous quarter’s 6.8...

Suwannapura Gets First LPGA Tour Win At Marathon Classic

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Thidapa Suwannapura won her first LPGA Tour event on Sunday, closing with a 6-under 65 and birdieing the first playoff hole to defeat Brittany Lincicome at the Marathon Classic. The 25-year-old Thai player is the sixth first-time winner on tour this year....

China’s economic growth edged down to 6.7 percent in latest quarter amid mounting trade tension with Washington

BEIJING (AP) — China’s economic growth edged down to 6.7 percent in latest quarter amid mounting trade tension with Washington.

Cardinals Win In Interim Manager Shildt’s Debut

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter and Dexter Fowler homered to give interim manager Mike Shildt a win in his first game as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 on Sunday. Shildt took over for Mike Matheny, who was fired late Saturday after six-plus seasons at the...

Authorities ID Woman Hit By Vehicle That Left The Scene

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman walking in northeast Ohio was struck and killed by a vehicle that left the scene. A statement released Sunday from the Stark County Sheriff’s Office says the woman who was found on the side of a road in Canton Township was...

Police: Skeletal Remains Found In Ohio After Michigan Tip

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police in Cleveland say skeletal remains have been found at a home in the Ohio city after a call from Michigan authorities. Cleveland police said Saturday that they were notified earlier by the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office in Michigan about a body...