NEW YORK | After men’s razors, Harry’s launches shaving brand for women

NEW YORK — Harry’s has carved out a niche selling men shaving razors direct to their doors, elbowing in on an industry long dominated by names like Gillette and Schick. In the process, the company says it found that 1 million women were using its products for their shaving needs. So its logical next step … Continue reading NEW YORK | After men’s razors, Harry’s launches shaving brand for women

TALLAHASSEE, Fla | In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

TALLAHASSEE, Fla — In Florida, a grim task is unwinding slowly: Finding out many people were killed in Hurricane Michael. The storm that ravaged Florida’s Panhandle left incredible destruction stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the state border, but so far getting a firm grasp on how many died is proving somewhat elusive. The … Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla | In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

SYDNEY | Prince Harry and Meghan start Aussie tour with baby gifts

SYDNEY — A beaming Duke and Duchess of Sussex thrilled thousands of fans outside the Sydney Opera House on Tuesday during their first meeting with the general public since the former Meghan Markle’s newly announced pregnancy. Prince Harry and Meghan spent longer than the 20 minutes allocated in their schedule to speak to and shake … Continue reading SYDNEY | Prince Harry and Meghan start Aussie tour with baby gifts

LOS ANGELES | Grandal’s woes, quiet LA bats doom Dodgers in NLCS Game 3

LOS ANGELES — Of all the chants that could have emanated from the Dodger Stadium stands during the eighth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS, “We want Austin!” was not exactly the most likely. But after Los Angeles catcher Yasmani Grandal committed his third passed ball of the series Monday night, the voices of … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Grandal’s woes, quiet LA bats doom Dodgers in NLCS Game 3

LEADING OFF: Bregman stirs up ALCS, Grandal sits for Dodgers

Red Sox manager Alex Cora is brushing off the notion that Boston might be motivated for Game 3 of the AL Championship Series by a brazen social media post Monday from Astros star Alex Bregman. Houston’s third baseman shared a video on Instagram of his club hitting back-to-back-to-back home runs off Red Sox starter Nathan … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Bregman stirs up ALCS, Grandal sits for Dodgers

GREEN BAY, Wis | Crosby hits FG as time expires, Packers beat 49ers 33-30

GREEN BAY, Wis — A pick, a penalty and a game-winning kick. Quite a final minute for the Green Bay Packers. Mason Crosby kicked a 27-yard field goal as time expired to cap an 81-yard drive set up by Kevin King’s interception with 1:07 left, and the Packers outlasted the San Francisco 49ers for a … Continue reading GREEN BAY, Wis | Crosby hits FG as time expires, Packers beat 49ers 33-30

PHOENIX | McSally accuses Sinema of backing “treason” in Senate debate

PHOENIX — Republican Rep. Martha McSally accused her Democratic opponent, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, of supporting “treason,” citing a 15-year-old radio interview — a charge that Sinema dismissed as part of a “ridiculous” negative campaign during Monday’s debate in the race for Arizona’s open Senate seat. McSally, a former Air Force colonel and combat pilot, made … Continue reading PHOENIX | McSally accuses Sinema of backing “treason” in Senate debate

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Washington lobbyists drop client Saudi Arabia

ISTANBUL  — The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi writer who Turkish officials fear was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 6:25 a.m. A Washington lobbying firm has told Saudi Arabia it will no longer represent the kingdom, as international furor builds over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. A … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Washington lobbyists drop client Saudi Arabia