Trooper’s widow urges a ‘no’ vote on legalizing marijuana

BOSTON (AP) — The widow of a state trooper killed by a driver accused of smoking marijuana before the crash is making an emotional plea against a ballot question that would legalize recreational marijuana.


The Latest: Russia: US-led coalition hits civilians in Mosul

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on the developments in Iraq where an operation by Iraqi forces and their allies to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State militants is no in its second week (all times local):



Best foot forward: 76ers’ Embiid set for long-awaited debut

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With a dunk contest, half court shots and "Juju on that Beat " dancing contest finished, Joel Embiid turned back toward Philadelphia 76ers fans at an open practice.

Schwarber on Cubs’ World Series roster; could start at DH

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyle Schwarber was added to the Chicago Cubs' World Series roster and could start Tuesday night's opener against the Cleveland Indians at designated hitter.


Lefty can’t get it right in opening round of PGA

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Phil Mickelson won the PGA Championship the last time it was at Baltusrol in 2005. He played some of his best golf ever only 11 days ago at the British Open . And on Thursday, the New York area crowd had his back even before he teed off.

Americans say ‘it’s time’ to break through at World Cup

TORONTO (AP) — Patrick Kane looks at 2010 Vancouver Olympic final loss to Canada as the United States being one goal away from gold. Jonathan Quick looks at the 2014 Sochi Olympic semifinal loss as the U.S. being one goal away from playing for gold.