CHICAGO - One final, charmed swing by Daniel Murphy, and the New York Mets finished a playoff sweep of the Chicago Cubs. A new generation of Amazins is heading to the World Series. Murphy homered for a record sixth consecutive…
One glass of red wine at dinner was found to help sufferers of type 2 diabetes sleep better, improve their metabolism and increase levels of "good cholesterol" to protect against cardiovascular disease, according to an international study. Between too much…
DUNKIRK, N.Y. - Cory Wells, a founding member of the popular 1970s band Three Dog Night and lead singer on such hits as "Never Been to Spain" and "Mama Told Me (Not to Come)," has died at age 74. Wells…
LUXEMBOURG - The European Union's top court says the Bitcoin virtual currency that is used online and over the Internet should be exempt from sales taxes within the 28-country bloc. The European Court of Justice said Thursday that there was…
When Dennis Becker saw his grandson sinking in a semi-trailer loaded with grain, he did all he could to save him. But as he clawed through the pile of tiny kernels trying to free 14-year-old Layne Langridge, the 63-year-old man…
Justin Trudeau led the Liberal Party to a resounding victory Monday night, capping his 78-day campaign for “real change.” Throughout the marathon campaign, Trudeau pledged to boost the economy, help the middle class, and improve the way Canada’s government is…
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's Supreme Court is expect to rule today on whether bylaws that ban people from camping in public spaces in Abbotsford, B.C., criminalize the homeless. A group of homeless people took the Fraser Valley city to court…
DAMASCUS, Syria - President Bashar Assad has travelled to Moscow in his first known trip abroad since war broke out in Syria in 2011, meeting his strongest ally Russian leader Vladimir Putin. The two leaders stressed that the military operations…
NEW YORK - Costumes and props worn by Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone in the box-office smash hit "Rocky" and Rambo" movies went on public view in New York Tuesday before being offered for auction. Die-hard fans with deep pockets can…
TORONTO -- A dream season for the Blue Jays could end short of its destination Wednesday, with Toronto once again on the verge of post-season elimination. Ben Zobrist and Alex Rios homered as Kansas City roughed up Toronto starter R.A.…