Louisiana following judge’s order on abortion law

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana health department will follow a federal judge’s order and refrain from immediately penalizing doctors who are trying to comply with a new abortion law that requires them to obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital, a...
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US OPEN SCENE: Duck! Tsonga whiffs on a serve

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, of France, reacts after a shot against Andy Murray, of the United Kingdom, during the fourth round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, of France, reacts after a shot against...
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Carrie Underwood announces pregnancy

FILE – This April 19, 2012 file photo shows Carrie Underwood in Nashville, Tenn. Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher announced Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 that they are expecting their first child. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) FILE – This April 19,...

California Made in America show tunes up for day 2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the first day of downtown Los Angeles’ inaugural outdoor music festival in the books, the city tuned up for round two. The Budweiser Made in America concert resumed Sunday in Grand Park, with Kanye West, John Mayer and Weezer among the many...
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Angels trounce A’s 8-1 to complete 4-game sweep

Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout, left, congratulates Chris Iannetta, right, along with other teammates after he hit a solo home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. The Angels won 8-1. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Los...
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Indians-Royals game suspended in 10th inning

Members of the grounds crew pull the tarp on the field during a rain delay in the 10th inning of a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Cleveland Indians Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Members of the grounds crew pull the tarp...

RG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor’s new stadium

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III looks at a bronze statute of himself after it was unveiled outside the new McLane Stadium before an NCAA college football game between SMU and Baylor Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Griffin won the Heisman Trophy when he...

AP source: Chiefs’ Smith agrees to 4-yr extension

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs past Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11)...

Made in America music festival rocks Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening. The first night of...
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For gamers, combating online abuse not easy

A masked character looms over video gamers playing Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers from Wizards of the Coast, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in a booth at the Penny Arcade Expo, a fan-centric celebration of gaming in Seattle. The event is expected to be attended by roughly...