A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in Monday's vote

A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in Monday's vote

CLOSELAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — While the Winter Olympics still has issues attracting bidders, two candidates have stayed on Monday’s ballot to pick the 2026 host.The contest is formally a choice between Milan-Cortina and Stockholm-Are . Effectively it is northern Italy against Sweden and Latvia as the costs and duties of Olympic hosting shift from cities…

Dodgers hold off Giants' rally in 9th for 9-8 victory

Dodgers hold off Giants' rally in 9th for 9-8 victory

AP Published 2:17 a.m. ET June 21, 2019 | Updated 3:26 a.m. ET June 21, 2019CLOSELOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers roughed up Madison Bumgarner and rode their hot-hitting lineup for the first eight innings of Thursday night’s game against San Francisco. It was their clutch fielding that ended up helping them hold…

Analysis: The hat game takes away from the NBA draft

Analysis: The hat game takes away from the NBA draft

AP Published 2:51 a.m. ET June 21, 2019 CLOSEWhen the careers for players like De’Andre Hunter and Jarrett Culver are long over, when they look back at the scrapbook of their basketball lives, they will more than likely see photos of draft night.And they’ll have the same reaction.”Why did I have that hat on?”It’ll be…

How to Negotiate a Job Offer

Let’s face it: Whether or not you’re already working, looking for a new job isn’t fun. To get the stress and uncertainty over with, you might be tempted to take the first halfway-decent offer an employer puts on the table, without pausing to explore possible ways the company could sweeten the pot. In this job…

Kings add scoring with Wyoming's Justin James

AP Published 11:53 p.m. ET June 20, 2019 | Updated 2:23 a.m. ET June 21, 2019CLOSESACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Without a first-round pick for the first time since 2003, Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac loaded up in the second round of the NBA Draft and went for potential and depth in their backcourt over…