DALLAS | Dallas woman says she killed husband because he beat the cat

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police say a 47-year-old woman has told detectives she shot and killed her husband because he had been beating the family cat. Authorities say Mary Harrison has been arrested and jailed on a murder charge in the slaying of her 49-year-old husband Dexter Harrison. She’s being held on $100,000 bond. Mary … Continue reading DALLAS | Dallas woman says she killed husband because he beat the cat

WASHINGTON | Vegas returns to underdog role after Stanley Cup lapse

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights have long embraced their status as unheralded underdogs, from their very first game as an NHL expansion team in October through their stunning dismantling of Winnipeg in the Western Conference Final. “We call ourselves the Golden Misfits for a reason,” winger Ryan Reaves said prior to the Stanley … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Vegas returns to underdog role after Stanley Cup lapse

SUNRISE, Flam | Florida school honors 4 slain seniors at graduation

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The senior class from the Florida high school where 17 people died in February’s gun massacre held graduation ceremonies Sunday afternoon, with the focus on honoring four students slain in the attack. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will present diplomas to the families of Nicholas Dworet, Joaquin Oliver, Meadow Pollack, and … Continue reading SUNRISE, Flam | Florida school honors 4 slain seniors at graduation

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia | The Latest: Slovenia party leader hopeful based on exit poll

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — The Latest on a parliamentary election in Slovenia (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The leader of a right-wing party in Slovenia is expressing hope he will be able to form a new government. Former Prime Minister Janez Jansa tweeted Sunday after an exit poll projected that his Slovenian Democratic Party won … Continue reading LJUBLJANA, Slovenia | The Latest: Slovenia party leader hopeful based on exit poll

BEIJING | China warns US trade deals are off if tariffs go ahead

BEIJING (AP) — China said Sunday it wouldn’t step up its purchases of American products if President Donald Trump goes ahead with his threat to tax billions of dollars’ worth of Chinese imports. White House advisers insisted on fundamental changes in ties between the world’s two biggest economic powers. China’s warning came after delegations led … Continue reading BEIJING | China warns US trade deals are off if tariffs go ahead

PARIS | American pals Stephens, Keys both reach 1st French Open QF

PARIS (AP) — Madison Keys was keeping an eye on a TV while getting treatment at Roland Garros the other day, watching her pal Sloane Stephens pull out a tight three-set victory. “Living and dying on every point in the end,” Keys said. “I saw her in the locker room, and I was like, ‘God, … Continue reading PARIS | American pals Stephens, Keys both reach 1st French Open QF

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia | Exit poll suggests right-wing party leading Slovenia vote

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — A right-wing opposition party led by a former Slovenian prime minister won the most votes, but not enough to rule the country on its own, an exit poll from a parliamentary election suggested Sunday. The poll carried by public broadcaster TV Slovenia and commercial channel POP TV said that Janez Jansa’s … Continue reading LJUBLJANA, Slovenia | Exit poll suggests right-wing party leading Slovenia vote