Mourinho demands respect as he resumes rivalry with Wenger

AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Jose Mourinho resumes his rivalry with Arsene Wenger on Saturday on the back of a simple message: Give me some respect. The biggest subplot to the high-profile Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal...

Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel to merge

AP Photo/Kathy Willens BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel have agreed to merge after months of speculation and increasing regulatory scrutiny. The two companies made the announcement Friday, saying the combined organization would be able to...
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At 11, composer about to premiere first full opera

AP Photo/Ronald Zak VIENNA (AP) — Alma Deutscher is a composer, virtuoso pianist and concert violinist who wrote her first sonata five years ago and whose first full opera will have its world premiere next month. Which is special only because she is 11. Time-worn...

2 moose found frozen mid-fight near remote Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two moose were recently discovered frozen in battle and encased in ice near a remote village on Alaska’s unforgiving western coast. Jeff Erickson, the student activities director of Bering Strait School District in Unalakleet, captured the...

Museum as shoeseum: What our footwear says about our souls

AP Photo/Charles Krupa SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Boots aren’t just made for walking. On the contrary, footwear has captivated hearts and minds worldwide for centuries. Whether a pair of crystalline embellished slippers, or thigh-high boots with platform heels, shoes show...

DuPont to end pension contribution for active employees

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — DuPont says it will soon stop contributing to active employees’ pension plans, a move that will affect the retirement of 13,000 U.S. workers, including 2,800 in Delaware. The News Journal of Wilmington (http://delonline.us/2fbbUWz ) reports the...
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Fiat Chrysler recalls vehicles for fuel leak, wiper problems

AP Photo/Nati Harnik DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 89,000 cars and SUVs to fix possible fuel leaks or problems with windshield wipers. The most serious recall covers nearly 35,000 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs worldwide from the 2016 model...

Kanye West says if he'd voted, he would've voted for Trump

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Kanye West says he didn’t vote in the presidential election, but if he had, he would have voted for Republican President-elect Donald Trump. Fan video shows West making the comments on stage at a concert in San Jose, California, on Thursday...

Dogs get in on internet’s ‘mannequin challenge’ craze

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — The “mannequin challenge” has gone to the dogs. Canines are getting in on the internet craze that has featured videos of athletes, students and celebrities frozen in various poses. Kansas college student Ryan Thomas has garnered nearly...

Buckingham Palace needs infrastructure work to keep it going

AP Photo/Tim Ireland LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace needs a taxpayer-funded face-lift if it’s to remain fit for the queen. Queen Elizabeth II’s home in London needs urgent infrastructure work to fix plumbing, electrical cables and heating that hasn’t been...