Glimpse into battle over GOP's future

UNDATED — Governor’s races today in Virginia and New Jersey have been anticipated as barometers of next year’s midterm congressional elections. A U.S. House race in upstate New York may prove more meaningful.

Power Rankings: Celtics back on top

Injuries derailed their repeat bid, but a healthy Celtics team finds itself right back at No.

Ten most disappointing teams of 2009

Ole Miss was once No. 4 and Jevan Snead was being compared to Tim Tebow.

Bomb Disposal Hero Killed Days Before Afghan Leave

A British Army explosives specialist who became a legend by risking his life to defuse more than 60 Taliban roadside bombs was killed in Afghanistan during his final mission before he took leave, the Times of London reported Tuesday.

Saints pluck Falcons

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints remain undefeated after beating the Atlanta Falcons 35-27 Monday night. The Advertiser reports the team moves to a 7-0 record for only the second time in franchise history.

Title hopes not so bright for Yanks after Game 5

There was no bubbly in Philly for the Yanks after Game 5. Bob Klapisch says N.Y.

Digital Images Released of Missing Madeleine McCann

British police have released new age-enhanced pictures of Madeleine McCann as part of a fresh appeal for information.

Cops Search for 3 College Students After Call for Help

Authorities have been searching southwestern North Dakota for three members of the Dickinson State softball team after a friend of the women reported getting a call from them asking for help.