WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump considering budget chief for staff post

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the White House chief of staff (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Now that President Donald Trump’s top choice to be chief of staff has passed on taking the job, he is considering four others for the post. A person familiar with Trump’s thinking tells The Associated Press that the president … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump considering budget chief for staff post

St. Louis News: City of St. Louis Winter Shelter and Outreach Operations in effect Sunday

Winter shelter and outreach operations are in effect Winter Shelter and Outreach Operations in effect Sunday Increased Outreach and Shelter Beds Available ST. LOUIS, MO – Winter shelter and outreach operations are in effect for the City of St. Louis on December 9th.  If inclement weather persists, winter shelter and operations may be extended. Exposure … Continue reading St. Louis News: City of St. Louis Winter Shelter and Outreach Operations in effect Sunday

The Latest: Steelers’ Roethlisberger returns from rib injury

The Latest from Week 14 of the NFL season (all times EST): Ben Roethlisberger is back in the game at quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers after missing the first four drives of the second half with a rib injury. Roethlisberger returned to replace Joshua Dobbs after Oakland scored on Derek Carr’s 3-yard touchdown pass that … Continue reading The Latest: Steelers’ Roethlisberger returns from rib injury

MILAN | Ibrahimovic to stay with LA Galaxy, AC Milan’s Leonardo says

MILAN — Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at the Los Angeles Galaxy after the Major League Soccer club agreed with his requests, according to AC Milan sporting director Leonardo. Milan had been trying to bring back the 37-year-old on a loan from the Galaxy. The former Sweden international scored more than 50 goals for Milan in … Continue reading MILAN | Ibrahimovic to stay with LA Galaxy, AC Milan’s Leonardo says

NEW YORK | Musk suggests Tesla’s new chairwoman won’t rein him in

NEW YORK — Tesla CEO Elon Musk dismissed the idea that the company’s new chairwoman can exert control over his behavior. Robyn Denholm, an Australian telecommunications executive, was appointed chairwoman of Tesla’s board last month, replacing Musk as part of as part of a securities fraud settlement with U.S. government regulators. But Musk said “it’s … Continue reading NEW YORK | Musk suggests Tesla’s new chairwoman won’t rein him in

MADRID | Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid

MADRID— One of the most anticipated matches in South American soccer finally came to a conclusion in Madrid on Sunday, with River Plate celebrating victory over fierce Argentine rival Boca Juniors in the twice-suspended final of the Copa Libertadores. Nearly a month after the first leg was played in Argentina, River came from behind to … Continue reading MADRID | Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid

LOUISBURG, N.C | African-American North Carolina voting rights activist dies

LOUISBURG, N.C — Rosanell Eaton, an African-American voting rights activist who successfully helped challenge voting restrictions supported by North Carolina Republicans, has died. She was 97. Eaton’s daughter, Armenta Eaton, says her mother died Saturday at home in Louisburg, North Carolina. Rosanell Eaton was a poll worker or precinct judge for decades who had registered … Continue reading LOUISBURG, N.C | African-American North Carolina voting rights activist dies

LAS VEGAS | APNewsBreak: Sunday night games an hour earlier in 2019

LAS VEGAS— Baseball players may get a little more sleep when traveling after Sunday night games next year. ESPN plans to announce it will move up the starting time of the nationally televised game by one hour, with the first pitch planned for shortly after 7 p.m. EDT. The network intends to make the announcement … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | APNewsBreak: Sunday night games an hour earlier in 2019