NBA, WNBA first pro leagues with float in NYC pride parade

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and WNBA President Lisa Borders marched in New York City’s pride parade Sunday. The two leagues becameRead More

Officials: 11-year-old was bit by shark at Atlantic Beach

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP) — Officials say an 11-year-old boy was bit by a shark off the coast of North Carolina, the second incident inRead More

Train hits van in Colorado killing 5, including 3 children

LAS ANIMAS COUNTY, Colo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after an Amtrak train collided with a van killing five people, including three children, in ColoradoRead More

British political turmoil deepens after EU referendum

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s shocking decision to remove itself from the European Union brought more political turmoil Sunday as Scotland’s leader threatened to block theRead More

Panama Canal opens $5B locks, bullish despite shipping woes

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Fireworks exploded as a huge container ship made an inaugural passage through the newly expanded Panama Canal on Sunday, formally launchingRead More

More storms on tap for flood-ravaged West Virginia

ANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — As West Virginians continued surveying damage in a state so devastated by floods that one said her community “smelled like death,”Read More

10 stabbed, beaten at protest outside California Capitol

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ten people were wounded — two of them with life-threatening injuries — on Sunday when counter-protesters clashed with members of aRead More

Rainbow flags, images of shooting victims at pride parades

NEW YORK (AP) — Rainbow flags were held high along with portraits of the dead as thousands of people marched Sunday in gay pride paradesRead More

Shaq brings US basketball diplomacy to Cuban capital

HAVANA (AP) — The Shaq show came to Havana on Sunday as NBA great Shaquille O’Neal put on a basketball clinic for local youngsters, becomingRead More

Italian police capture fugitive mob boss sought for 20 years

ROME (AP) — Italy’s second most sought-after fugitive, a convicted, ruthless `ndrangheta crime syndicate boss, was captured Sunday as he slept in his bed inRead More