Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspects
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:00:51 -0400
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another anticipated wave of officer dismissals, while the government warned allies that diplomatic relations would suffer if they did not extradite suspects in the July 15 putsch.
The Latest: Walker's 65 best of morning rounds
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:59:25 -0400
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times EDT):
Brexit shockwaves hit British jobs, banks, automobiles
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:55:52 -0400
By Giles Elgood and Costas Pitas LONDON (Reuters) - Shockwaves from Britain's vote to leave the European Union rocked the economy on Thursday, with thousands of jobs lost at one of the country's biggest banks, big extra costs for Ford, and consumer confidence plunging. Preparing for a Brexit-related slowdown, Lloyds Banking Group said it would cut a further 3,000 jobs. One of Britain's biggest car dealerships, Inchcape, predicted growth in new car registrations would fall.
The Latest: This time it's Bill in adoring spouse role
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:55:30 -0400
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):
White Sox activate Sale from suspension for start vs Cubs
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:54:23 -0400
CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox have activated ace Chris Sale from the suspended list following his jersey-tearing incident ahead of his start against the Cubs in Chicago's crosstown rivalry.
Florida man arrested; doughnut flakes test positive for meth
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:53:41 -0400
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Daniel Rushing probably won't be eating Krispy Kreme doughnuts in his car any more.
2 hikers from Vermont lost in South Dakota's Badlands park
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:53:20 -0400
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Emergency crews searched Thursday for two hikers from Vermont who texted a friend the previous night to say they were lost in rugged terrain in South Dakota's Badlands National Park, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
Harrison Ford set to take teen on flight at convention
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:43:21 -0400
OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Hollywood actor and avid pilot Harrison Ford is set to take an Illinois teenager flying in Wisconsin.
Facebook agrees to refunds on in-app purchases by minors
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:36:56 -0400
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Court documents show Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a settlement of a class-action lawsuit.
Whey to go: 17th-century cheese found in Baltic wreck
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:32:52 -0400
Divers searching the wreck of an 17th-century Swedish warship on the bed of the Baltic say they have found de Brie. Sifting through the ancient timbers of the Kronan, a ship that sank in 1676 off the Swedish coast, they found not diamonds as they had hoped... but a cheese. Inside a watertight pot was a semi-firm 340-year-old "dairy product" smelling of yeast and Roquefort cheese, expedition leader Lars Einarsson told AFP on Thursday.