Thailand Cave Rescue Efforts Pick Up Pace as Flooding Eases
The effort to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a cave in Thailand for a week has picked up pace, with a break in the rain easing flooding in the system of caverns and more experts from around the world joining the mission.
Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel Merging Europe Steel Operations
Germany’s Thyssenkrupp and India’s Tata Steel say they’ve signed a deal to merge European steel operations into a new firm.
Egypt’s Salah Greets Fans Who Turned Up at His Doorstep
Mohamed Salah, Egypt’s beloved striker, greeted an adoring crowd who turned up at his doorstep after his Cairo address was leaked on Facebook.
Afghan President Orders End to Unilateral Cease-Fire
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has announced the end of the government’s unilateral cease-fire and ordered forces to restart their operations across the country.
AP PHOTOS: A Selection of Pictures From the Past Week
Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
All Aboard Hello Kitty: Pink Bullet Train Debuts in Japan
A Hello Kitty-themed 'shinkansen' bullet train has debuted in Japan. Adorned with the cartoon icon inside and out, it’s a dream ride for fans of the internationally popular character.
LEADING OFF: DeGrom Back With Mets, Sale Tries to Tame Judge
Here’s a look at what’s happening around the major leagues today:
Taking Over Stanley Cup Champion Is No Easy Task for a Coach
For Colin Campbell, going from Mike Keenan’s top assistant to head coach of the New York Rangers wasn’t a big move.
LeBron James Weighing Many Options as Free Agency Looms
LeBron James posted a video of himself jumping off a cliff while on a Caribbean vacation with his family.
Mudslide Kills 5 Indian Paramilitary Soldiers in Northeast
Five Indian paramilitary soldiers were killed and another six injured as huge boulders rolled down on their bus following a mudslide triggered by monsoon rains in India’s remote northeast, police said Saturday.