At UN, island nation of Palau speaks to interconnected world

At UN, island nation of Palau speaks to interconnected world

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — As one of the smallest countries on earth, the Pacific island nation of Palau doesn’t always get to command the world’s attention.But every nation gets to take the world stage at the U.N. General Assembly’s premier annual meeting, and Palau President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr. used his turn Wednesday to illuminate…

Pence, Ivanka notify laws-and-enlighten tour to city of Floyd

Pence, Ivanka notify laws-and-enlighten tour to city of Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence and Ivanka Trump are bringing President Donald Trump’s law-and-order campaign message to Minneapolis on Thursday, showing support for law enforcement in the city where George Floyd’s death sparked angry and sometimes violent protests that spread around the world.Pence and President Trump’s daughter planned to host a listening session…

Governor, secretary of insist spar over election changes

Governor, secretary of insist spar over election changes

PHOENIX (AP) — An effort by Arizona’s top election official to introduce telephone and videoconferencing options for people to register and vote in certain circumstances has drawn the ire of Gov. Doug Ducey and some county election officials who say it’s illegal. Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, a Democrat, and Ducey, a Republican, this week…

Ball-hawking, All-Respectable Ravens CB Humphrey ready for Chiefs

Ball-hawking, All-Respectable Ravens CB Humphrey ready for Chiefs

Whether it’s knocking down a pass, punching the ball loose or going the other way with an interception, Baltimore Ravens All-Pro cornerback Marlon Humphrey has a knack for making game-changing plays.It’s a trait that might prove to be pivotal in Monday night’s matchup against the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs and standout quarterback…