By Steven Mufson, The Washington Post
August 1, 2015 10:55 p.m.
WASHINGTON — High-level talks to forge a 12-nation trade deal spanning the Pacific broke up Friday without resolving contentious disputes over Canadian dairy tariffs, the protection of cutting-edge drugs known as "biologics," and Japanese access to the North American automobile market.
By Chris Joyner, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (TNS)
August 1, 2015 9:55 p.m.
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — L.C. Thornton, a tall black man in a ball cap and sunglasses, trained his camera Saturday across a sea of waving Confederate flags attached to the beds of hundreds of pickup trucks and SUVs.
By DAVE CAMPBELL, Associated Press
August 1, 2015 8:14 p.m.
Kurt Suzuki hit the winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning after two wild pitches by Seattle closer Carson Smith let Minnesota tie the score, and the Twins beat the Mariners 3-2 on Saturday night.
I was off-rhythm, paddling in a foreign vessel with a wooden paddle that looked like a decoration. My lower back, out of shape and not used to this movement, was tight. But, oh, that mid-summer sunset on the Columbia River.