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Benton Evening News - Benton, IL
Updated at 1:51 AM

MEXICO CITY (AP) " A fire on a tanker carrying gasoline and diesel off Mexico's Gulf coast was put out Sunday, a day after the blaze began, the country's state oil company said. Firefighting boats had battled the blaze since Saturday aboard the Burgos, which is owned by the company, Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex. A Pemex statement Sunday night said experts have begun investigating to determine what caused the fire in two of the ship's tanks. It said specialists from a Texas...

Updated at 1:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving each candidate fresh foreign policy talking points on the eve of their first presidential debate. Clinton...

Updated at 12:11 AM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) " Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings was played without...

Updated at 11:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " An ultrasound showed one of Sarah Gray's unborn twins was missing part of his brain, a fatal birth defect. His brother was born healthy but Thomas lived just six days. Latching onto hope for something positive to come from...

Updated at 10:17 PM

MADRID (AP) " Acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's conservative Popular Party got a boost in regional elections Sunday, while the opposition Socialists lost ground. Residents of the Basque and Galicia regions voted in elections for 75-seat...

Updated at 10:10 PM

TORONTO (AP) " Sidney Crosby and the Canadians look as if they can't be stopped. Canada has won 14 straight games in best-on-best hockey tournaments since losing to the U.S. in the preliminary round of the Vancouver Games in...

Updated at 9:43 PM

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) " Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked to apply the lessons officials learned after the...

Updated at 9:42 PM

LSU fired coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron on Sunday, and promoted defensive line coach Ed Orgeron to interim head coach. The moves came less than 24-hours after Miles briefly watched his players celebrate what they...

Updated at 9:30 PM

Wisconsin moved up to No. 8 in The Associated Press college football poll and LSU became the second preseason top-10 team to drop out of the rankings in the first month of the season. There were few changes in the Top 25 as the only four...

Updated at 9:24 PM

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) " Authorities on Sunday were investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to...

Updated at 8:56 PM

Amazon Prime is leaning hard into late-'60s period pieces this fall, with

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