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  • Cristobal becomes third named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

    Cristobal becomes third named storm of Atlantic hurricane season
    Hurricane Cristobal formed late Monday with winds rising to 75 mph as it veered away from the continental United States, the National Hurricane Center said. Centered about 665 miles southwest of Bermuda, Cristobal is creeping north at about 2 mph and is...
  • Former papal diplomat could face trial in Dominican Republic: Vatican

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A former Polish archbishop and papal diplomat who was defrocked after allegations of paying children for sexual acts has lost his diplomatic immunity and could be tried in the Dominican Republic, the Vatican said. In a...
  • Watching the tropics for Labor Day weekend hurricane

    Watching the tropics for Labor Day weekend hurricane
    The forecast for a new tropical system off the coast of the Dominican Republic is changing and could form into a storm, according to local meterologists and the National Hurricane Center. "It takes a northerly track," said Jeff Edmondson of WAVY-TV 10....
  • Derrick Rose returns to court, gets spot on World Cup roster

     Derrick Rose returns to court, gets spot on World Cup roster
    NEW YORK — Sitting next to the Team USA bench during Wednesday night's exhibition game, Bulls guard Derrick Rose heard fans at Madison Square Garden chant his name several times. He was disappointed he didn't play against the Dominican Republic, but...
  • Miley Cyrus' tour banned in Dominican Republic over all that sex stuff

    Miley Cyrus won't be banging around the Dominican Republic any time soon -- at least not on the concert stage. The "Party in the USA" singer, who's upped the sexually charged ante in her performances in the years since that 2010 tune came out, has...
  • Storm predicted to become tropical depression but miss US coast

    MIAMI A storm system cruising across the Atlantic and dumping heavy rain is expected to become a tropical depression over the weekend. The system, clumsily making its way west as a sloppy wet system, has gradually drifted northwest, prompting most...
  • Weekend forecast: Mostly sunny and hot

    Weekend forecast: Mostly sunny and hot
    It should be a fairly nice weekend for playing outdoors with plenty of sun and a low chance of rain. Then again, it should be baking hot. South Florida's Friday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the low 90s, lows in the upper 70s and a...
  • Rose returns to Team USA practice: 'If I can play, I'm going to play'

    NEW YORK — Team USA is scheduled to board a charter flight Saturday afternoon to Spain, where the FIBA World Cup begins Aug. 30. By then, USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo should have a much better idea of whether Derrick Rose is healthy...
  • Derrick Rose sits out USA game with 'fatigue'

    Derrick Rose sits out USA game with 'fatigue'
    NEW YORK — With around five minutes remaining in the first half of USA Basketball's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night, the Madison Square Garden crowd screamed Bulls guard Derrick Rose's name several times. Midway...
  • D-Rose: sore knees, sore body, sore feelings

    Just throwing, um, stuff against the wall:  We’re up to four days now since Derrick Rose’s first game, and he still hasn’t practiced or played. And then he’s going to play, what, three games in five days in a tournament nobody...
  • Trader Joe's, Whole Foods nut butters recalled for risk of salmonella

    Trader Joe's, Whole Foods nut butters recalled for risk of salmonella
    Some almond butters sold at Trader Joe's and Whole Foods stores are being recalled due to possible contamination with salmonella. The almond butters are part of a larger nut butter recall also involving peanut butters, according to the U.S. Food and...