NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Man who snatched AR-15 from gunman: ‘It was life or death’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. | April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)The man who snatched an AR-15 rifle from a gunman at a busy Tennessee restaurant says his was a “selfish” act of self-preservation and he doesn’t consider himself a hero. Never mind that he is being credited with saving several other lives. “When I grabbed the barrel of the … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Man who snatched AR-15 from gunman: ‘It was life or death’

SEOUL, South Korea | SKorea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

SEOUL, South Korea | April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)South Korea halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the rivals’ tense border on Monday ahead of inter-Korean talks this week that are expected to focus on the North’s nuclear program, Seoul officials said. Seoul had blasted anti-Pyongyang messages and K-pop songs from border loudspeakers since the North’s fourth nuclear … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | SKorea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

LOS ANGELES | Moriya Jutanugarn claims LPGA LA tourney for 1st tour win

LOS ANGELES | April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)Moriya Jutanugarn knows patience. She’s had ample time to learn it while pursuing her first victory on the LPGA Tour. Jutanugarn broke through Sunday in her sixth year, winning the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open by two shots to make her and sister Ariya the second set of siblings to win … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Moriya Jutanugarn claims LPGA LA tourney for 1st tour win

NEW YORK | Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

NEW YORK| April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he’s offensive. Twain made the comments in an interview with The Guardian that was published over the weekend. She told the British newspaper “Do you want straight or … Continue reading NEW YORK | Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

KABUL, Afghanistan | Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan | April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) An Islamic State suicide bomber attacked a voter registration center in Afghanistan’s capital on Sunday, killing 57 people and wounding more than 100 others, officials said. Public Health Ministry spokesman Wahid Majro said that among 57 people killed, 22 were women and eight were children. He said 119 … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan| The Latest: UN chief condemns attack on Afghan vote center

KABUL, Afghanistan| April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The Latest on the violence in Afghanistan (all times local): 6 a.m. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the attack on a voter registration center in Afghanistan. The suicide bombing in Kabul on Sunday killed at least 57 people with more than 100 wounded. The Islamic State group claimed … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan| The Latest: UN chief condemns attack on Afghan vote center

DENVER | Predators beat Avs 5-0 in Game 6 to win first-round series

DENVER| April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)Mattias Ekholm ignited the offense early with the first goal by a Nashville defenseman in the series, Pekka Rinne stopped 22 shots and the top-seeded Predators advanced to the second round with a 5-0 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 6 on Sunday night. Austin Watson , Filip Forsberg , … Continue reading DENVER | Predators beat Avs 5-0 in Game 6 to win first-round series

ANAHEIM, Calif. |Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. | April 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Rookie right-hander Jaime Barria of the Los Angeles Angels kept throwing strikes and Brandon Belt of the San Francisco Giants kept fouling them off and fouling them off and fouling them off and fouling them off. Neither Barria or Belt was about to give in. Mike Trout and … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif. |Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels