Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — The differences are well-known: climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies off its consensus game, with U.S. President Donald Trump cast as the spoiler-in-chief. But it may not play out...

LeBron James Breaks Michael Jordan’s Playoff Scoring Record

BOSTON (AP) — King James has another throne. LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA’s all-time playoff scoring list on Thursday night. The Cavaliers star hit a 3-pointer in the third quarter against the Boston Celtics that gave him 29 points in...

100 years after JFK's birth, descendants discuss his legacy

AP Photo/Uncredited BOSTON (AP) — John F. Kennedy didn’t make it even halfway to 100 – a milestone he might have celebrated next week – but the slain U.S. president’s legacy is being lived out by his descendants. The nation’s 35th president was...

Trump budget dismays families hit by opioid addiction crisis

AP Photo/John Minchillo NEW YORK (AP) — He slept next to his son’s ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump. In a hall packed with Iowa voters, the presidential candidate looked the middle-aged truck driver in the eye and vowed to fight the opioid...

US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese officials have told the U.S. that they’ve tightened inspections and policing along the border with North Korea as part of U.N. sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile activities, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said...
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A sister uses her gifts to send messages to fallen soldier

AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger NEENAH, Wis. (AP) — She begins each time by sharpening her tools, with the sound of metal on metal echoing through the sunlit old house she calls both home and workshop. Making a violin is a methodical art. For Sonja St. John, that structure is a...

International League

___ Durham at Rochester, ppd. Louisville at Pawtucket, ppd. Buffalo 4, Gwinnett 1 Charlotte 4, Syracuse 0 Norfolk at Toledo, 6:35 p.m. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Columbus, ppd. Indianapolis at Lehigh Valley, 7:05 p.m. Syracuse at Charlotte, 8:24 p.m. Durham at Pawtucket, 6:05 p.m....

Frontier League

___ Traverse City 6, Florence 5 River City 2, Schaumburg 0 Joliet 6, Evansville 4 Southern Illinois at Washington, 7:05 p.m. Southern Illinois at Washington, 7:05 p.m. Traverse City at Florence, 7:35 p.m. Normal at Windy City, 8:05 p.m. Lake Erie at Gateway, 8:05 p.m. River City...

City Mission saw 10 ’emergency’ stays during April

Trustees of the City Mission learned at their recent meeting that 86 individuals stayed a total of 1,743 nights at the agency in April. This included 10 “emergency” short-term stays of less than a week, in addition to the long-term residents that are in the reSTART...

YMCA sets summer hours

The YMCA has announced its summer hours and holiday schedule. Summer hours at both the downtown Y and east branch go into effect today and include: Monday through Thursday, 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Fridays, 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, downtown, 11 a.m. to...