BERLIN | Volkswagen shakes up management pay after diesel scandal

BERLIN — Volkswagen says it is changing the pay system for its senior management, dropping personal…

LA VILLA, Italy | Hirscher dominates to take first-run lead in Alta Badia GS

LA VILLA, Italy — Seven-time defending overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher dominated the first run…

COLLEGE PARK, Md. | Kelly Clarkson backs lip-synching mom who embarrassed son

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Kelly Clarkson is sending some love to the mom who was captured…

LOS ANGELES | Christina Aguilera headlines New Year’s Eve in Times Square

LOS ANGELES  — Christina Aguilera will perform live minutes before the ball drops to usher in…

VANCOUVER, British Columbia | Chen overcomes mistakes, takes 1st at Grand Prix Finals

VANCOUVER, British Columbia— Nathan Chen made some mistakes at the Grand Prix Finals, yet was good…

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | After rescue, Gaza’s only grand piano makes public comeback

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The only grand piano in the Gaza Strip was played in…

NEW YORK | Walmart flexes its muscle against Amazon

NEW YORK — Walmart, armed with grocery and other online services, is proving it can do…

NEW YORK | Walmart sales strong, both online and in stores

NEW YORK — Walmart reported strong sales online and in its established store sales for its…

NEW YORK | Aerosmith’s Perry tweets ‘doing well’ after hospitalization

NEW YORK  — Joe Perry is feeling the love from fans after he was hospitalized with…

NEW YORK | Vikings’ Harrison Smith voted top NFL safety by AP panel

NEW YORK — Harrison Smith has been making his mark for years with big hits and…

NEW YORK | Stocks gain after midterms as tech, health care, energy rise

NEW YORK — Stocks and bond prices are climbing Wednesday morning after Democrats won control of…

DOHA, Qatar | Biles sets record by picking up 13th world championship gold

DOHA, Qatar  — Simone Biles made history by picking up her record 13th career gold medal…

LOS ANGELES | Neil Young acknowledges he and Daryl Hannah are married

LOS ANGELES — Hey hey, my my, Neil Young is calling Daryl Hannah his wife. The…

LOS ANGELES | Unbeaten LA Rams rolling behind Aaron Donald’s dominance

LOS ANGELES— Although Sean McVay was standing on the sideline to watch it, the head coach…

JERUSALEM | NZ activists dismiss Israel court order over Lorde concert

JERUSALEM — Two New Zealand activists dismiss an Israeli court order to pay damages for allegedly…

PORTLAND, Ore | Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore — Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver…

LONDON | Fanfare, red velvet cake for Princess Eugenie’s wedding

LONDON— There will be military fanfare and red velvet cake when Princess Eugenie weds this week…

DES MOINES, Iowa | The Latest: Sen. Booker brushes off Trump’s criticism

DES MOINES, Iowa— The Latest on Sen. Corey Booker‘s trip to Iowa (all times local): 11:10…

NAIROBI, Kenya | Melania Trump visits Kenyan national park, plans safari

NAIROBI, Kenya — Melania Trump is visiting a national park in Kenya to highlight animal conservation…

PHILADELPHIA | 76ers Embiid sings his heart out in video from Sheeran show

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia 76ers fan favorite Joel Embiid is apparently a fan himself — of Ed…

WASHINGTON | US economy grew at robust 4.2 percent rate in Q2

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a robust annual rate of 4.2 percent in the…

REDMOND, Wash. | Cirque du Soleil audience sprayed with oil, show canceled

REDMOND, Wash.  — A Cirque du Soleil performance in Washington state ended abruptly when a hose…

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Lego earnings hurt by Toys R Us closures

COPENHAGEN, Denmark  — Lego said Tuesday its revenue dipped in the first half of 2018, with…

HAMDEN, Conn | Troopers cite 10 sports car drivers for going too slow

HAMDEN, Conn — State police in Connecticut usually pull over cars for driving too fast. But…

NEW YORK | MTV VMAs working to craft tribute for Aretha Franklin

NEW YORK  — The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honoring the legacy of Aretha Franklin…

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. | Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences…

Central Florida | UCF seeks to deliver encore performance with new coach

Central Florida is trying to follow up on its undefeated season with a new coach, a…

LOS ANGELES | Cejudo stuns long-reigning flyweight king Johnson at UFC 227

LOS ANGELES — Henry Cejudo ended Demetrious Johnson’s nearly six-year reign as the UFC flyweight champion…

The Latest: Owens, Moss, Lewis among newest Hall of Famers

MINNEAPOLIS /February 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the NFL Honors (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Hard-hitting…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump oversells economic performance

WASHINGTON/January 27, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Just last month, President Donald Trump was crowing about his chances for seeing…