MENLO PARK, Calif. — Facebook's growth gained more momentum Wednesday with the tech firm reporting second-quarter sales and earnings that smashed Wall Street's expectations.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — WTVA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2afJbxw ) that a municipal court has cleared former Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott on charges of speeding and drunk driving.
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles prosecutors have declined to bring gun charges against rapper Dr. Dre.
LOS ANGELES — The founding members of the O'Jays are asking a Republican to stop using their music for the second time in a week.
MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin didn't exactly embrace Donald Trump through the presidential primaries — one influential conservative radio host publicly belittled him as a "buffoon" and "clown."
Top-20 player Belinda Bencic says on Twitter that she is pulling out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, another blow to a Swiss tennis team that lost Roger Federer this week, too.
BOSTON — Rudolph "Spider" Edwards, who with his dust mop and jaunty fedora shared the parquet floor with Celtics stars from Bill Russell to Larry Bird in the old Boston Garden and new, has died. He was 86.
ATLANTA — The Democratic National Convention lineup of speakers has highlighted an increasingly diverse country that could soon elect the first female president to succeed its first black chief executive.
Actresses Angela Bassett and Sigourney Weaver, "Empire" producer Lee Daniels and rocker Lenny Kravitz are providing the celebrity power Wednesday on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention.
LINCOLN, Neb. — Longtime NFL kicker Kris Brown and former NFL defensive end Adam Carriker are among four former Nebraska Cornhuskers to be inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame.