- Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved their long-sought health care overhaul Tuesday, asserting they can still salvage it but raising new doubts about whether President Donald Trump and the Republicans will ever deliver on their promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare."
- Venezuela: Helicopter strafes court in 'terrorist attack'
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted "terrorist attack" aimed at ousting him from power.
- Former Trump campaign chairman registers as foreign agent
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, registered Tuesday with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials.
- New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks
PARIS (AP) — A new, highly virulent strain of malicious software that is crippling computers globally appears to have been sown in Ukraine, where it badly hobbled much of the government and private sector on the eve of a holiday celebrating a post-Soviet constitution.
- Indictment of officers another blow to Chicago police
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago police officers were indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times, prompting outrage when a video of the shooting was finally released.
- Cubs catcher Montero blames Arrieta for Nats' 7 stolen bases
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero blamed pitcher Jake Arrieta for allowing seven stolen bases in a 6-1 loss to the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
- Florida beats LSU 6-1 at CWS for 1st national championship
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Maybe this wasn't Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan's best team. It is, however, his first national championship team.
- Report finds USA Gymnastics policies muddled on sex abuse
For years, USA Gymnastics felt it aggressively safeguarded hundreds of thousands of athletes from sexual abuse. Yet the protocols designed to show gymnasts, coaches, staff and parents how to report abuse were muddled, confusing and not well enforced.
- FIFA publishes Garcia report on 2018-2022 World Cup bidding
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After years of intrigue about allegedly corrupt World Cup bidding, FIFA published an investigation report Tuesday that showed how voters exploited the murky system yet allowed Russia and Qatar to host the 2018 and 2022 tournaments.
- Ellsbury ties odd Rose mark for most catcher's interference
CHICAGO (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury of the New York Yankees has tied Pete Rose's obscure record for reaching base the most times in a career on catcher's interference.