Pakistan to free 7 more Taliban prisoners

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry says authorities are freeing seven more Taliban prisoners to facilitate a peace process aimed a…

NASA launches robotic explorer to moon

NASA’s newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia. The LADEE spacecraft, which is ch…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2013. There are 115 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 7, 1963, …

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost calls for a new pitcher during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Royals routed by Tigers in series opener

The Kansas City Royals couldn’t carry the momentum from Thursday’s extra-inning win into their series with the Detroit Tigers as the Tigers …

Car windows may not protect from sun

DETROIT (AP) — Car windows are designed to protect you in an accident. But they won’t necessarily protect you from the sun. Automotive glass…

Taiwan justice minister resigns

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s justice minister resigned Friday over allegations he used his influence to quash an attempt by prosecutors to…