BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Quotations of the day

“You’re going to shut down the government if you can’t prevent millions of Americans from getting affordable care,” — Rep. Chris Van Hollen,…

Rio de Janeiro dreams of (being) Hollywood

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For Mayor Eduardo Paes, it’s not enough that Rio de Janeiro is both an Olympic and a World Cup host city. He’s determi…

Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2013. There are 92 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, 1955, actor…

Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez, left, celebrates with Johnny Giavotella (9) and Billy Butler (16) after hitting a two-run home run against the Chicago White Sox during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Royals end 2013 season with 4-1 win

The Kansas City Royals finished the 2013 season 10 games above .500 after their 4-1 win on Sunday against the Chicago White Sox.

Kansas City Chiefs kick returner Dexter McCluster (22) runs through New York Giants defenders for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Chiefs have no trouble with Giants

The Kansas City Chiefs dominated the New York Giants on Sunday and improved to 4-0 on the season after the 31-7 win.