Saturday January 19th, 2019 12:30PM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
Asian Development Bank to double financing to fight climate change to $6 billion by 2020
STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Asian Development Bank says it will double its funding to fight climate change to $6 billion by 2020.The Manila, Philippines-based ADB says that means its spending on tackling glo...
4:38AM ( 3 years ago )
LEADING OFF: Cole vs Lester; Texas showdown in AL West; Syndergaard up; Sabathia looking sharp
A look at what's happening around the major leagues today:___LET'S SETTLE THIS NOWGerrit Cole (17-8, 2.64 ERA) gets the start when Pittsburgh opens a pivotal three-game series in Chicago against the C...
4:23AM ( 3 years ago )
Marco Rubio says a tax break would encourage more employers to offer paid family leave
MIAMI (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio wants to give a tax break to employers who give their workers paid family leave.The Florida senator says he will introduce his plan Friday mo...
4:20AM ( 3 years ago )
Improving ties and wearing no ties: How China is watching Xi's state trip to the US
BEIJING (AP) — As state media reports have it, China's President Xi Jinping is dispelling all concerns about cyberhacking, the economy and the South China Sea during his U.S. trip, and relations betwe...
4:19AM ( 3 years ago )
Study finds some millennials digging into news, others living the apathetic stereotype
WASHINGTON (AP) — Don't believe everything you see tweeted, shared or posted about the millennial generation being uninformed.A sizable group of these young adults — 4 of every 10 — actively seeks out...
4:18AM ( 3 years ago )
Lotus driver Romain Grosjean leading candidate to join new US F1 team
SUZUKA, Japan (AP) — French driver Romain Grosjean is the leading candidate to join the new U.S.-owned Haas Formula One team.Haas has scheduled a news conference for a driver announcement next Tuesday...
3:55AM ( 3 years ago )
Chargers-Vikings rematch reminds Peterson of rushing record; he says feat can be repeated
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Halfway into his rookie season, Adrian Peterson had passed the 200-yard mark for a second time. Midway through the fourth quarter, the Minnesota Vikings held a four-point lead over...
3:39AM ( 3 years ago )
Crowned! Royals top Mariners 10-4 to clinch AL Central for 1st division title in 30 years
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — No unexpected wild-card ride into October this year. The Kansas City Royals are division champs for the first time in three decades — and they want a whole lot more.Johnny Cuet...
3:38AM ( 3 years ago )
After Volkswagen scandal, EPA to change diesel emissions tests in attempt to prevent cheating
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will make sweeping changes in the way it tests for diesel emissions after getting duped by clandestine software in Volkswagen cars for seven yea...
3:06AM ( 3 years ago )
How not to panic about possibly meeting the pope: Selfies? Maybe. Business cards? God, no.
NEW YORK (AP) — The pope has arrived. What do we do? Hugs? Selfies? Curtsies? How formal should we be with a man who telephones average people out of the blue and accepts pizza deliveries in the popem...
3:05AM ( 3 years ago )