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  • 4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, too

    9 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City's Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game. Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati Reds leapfrogged St. Louis' Matt ...

  • Tulowitzki's homer leads Rockies to 6-4 win over D-backs

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    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki had a three-run homer to extend his hitting streak to 18 games, Jorge De La Rosa pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday to avoid a four-game ...

  • Rockies 6, Diamondbacks 4

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  • High-tech Marvel theme park cuts summer tour short

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    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — The indoor high-tech traveling theme park "The Marvel Experience" has stumbled and will cut short its summer tour. Producers of the show that includes 360-degree projections, holograms and a 4-D motion ride said Sunday its big ...

  • 6 injured in 4th of July lightning strike at RV park

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    (AP) MANY, La. (AP) — West Louisiana officials say lightning injured six people at an RV park near the Louisiana-Texas state line. Sabine Parish Sheriff Ronny Richardson tells KTBS-TV (http://bit.ly/1M4BfJs ) that a lightning bolt struck during a Fourth of July ...

  • Mets feast on Dodgers pitching in 8-0 victory to take series

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    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Matz scattered two hits over six scoreless innings, Wilmer Flores went 4 for 5, and the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-0 Sunday to take two out of three from the NL ...

  • Saskatchewan to get military help to fight wildfires

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    (AP) REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Close to 1,000 Canadian military personnel are on their way to help fight wildfires in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan where thousands of residents have been evacuated. Duane McKay, commissioner of emergency management with the ...

  • Montgomery solid into 6th, Mariners beat Athletics

    52 minutes ago

    (AP) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seattle rookie Mike Montgomery put together another fine start, pitching the Mariners past the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday. Coming off two straight shutouts, Montgomery (4-2) gave up one run and six hits in 5 2-3 innings. ...

  • Mets 8, Dodgers 0

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  • Daniela Iacobelli wins Symetra Tour's Tullymore Classic

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    (AP) STANWOOD, Mich. (AP) — Daniela Iacobelli birdied the final two holes Sunday for a one-stroke victory in the Symetra Tour's Tullymore Classic. The 27-year-old former Florida Tech player closed with a 6-under 66 to finish at 16-under 200 at Tullymore ...

  • Abraham Ancer wins Nova Scotia Open

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    (AP) HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Abraham Ancer won the Nova Scotia Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Bronson Burgoon with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff. The 24-year-old Ancer became the tour's fifth ...

  • Danny Lee wins Greenbrier Classic in 4-man playoff

    1 hour, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Danny Lee parred the second hole of a four-man playoff to win The Greenbrier Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory. The South Korean-born New Zealander earned $1.2 million and became the ...

  • Officials ID suspect shot by police at Henderson hotel

    1 hour, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — A man shot and killed by police after allegedly going on a shooting spree at a Henderson hotel has been identified. The Clark County Coroner's Office on Sunday say 36-year-old Bryan David Bauer, of Las Vegas, ...

  • Flawed bailouts, political missteps brought Greece to brink

    1 hour, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — After two bailouts totaling 240 billion euros ($266 billion) and six years of depression, spending cuts and lost jobs, Greece teeters on the edge of collapse. How did it come to this? Why couldn't all that ...

  • Reports: Martinez to take charge of Spain's Davis Cup team

    1 hour, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) MADRID (AP) — Spanish media reports say former Wimbledon winner Conchita Martinez will be appointed temporary captain of Spain's Davis Cup team as a replacement for the fired Gala Leon. The Spanish tennis federation was expected to announce the decision ...

  • Crews searching for man who jumped from boat at Lake Mead

    1 hour, 37 minutes ago

    (AP) BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) — Rescuers are searching for a man who was last seen Sunday afternoon jumping off a boat at Lake Meat National Recreational Area. KSNV-TV in Las Vegas reports that the 35-year-old man jumped from a boat ...

  • Flood advisory issue as storms hit Las Vegas area

    1 hour, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for the northwest area of metropolitan Las Vegas. Meteorologists say there could be excessive water runoff and more water in area washes in the northwest portions of ...

  • Ramirez's 2-run HR lifts Red Sox over Astros 5-4

    2 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — Hanley Ramirez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 5-4 Sunday. Ryan Hanigan and Pablo Sandoval each had three hits as the Red Sox won their ...

  • Kalitta gets Top Fuel win in Ohio

    2 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Doug Kalitta earned his second Top Fuel win of the season Sunday at NHRA Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park. Kalitta secured his 37th career victory by driving his dragster past Antron Brown in the final round. ...

  • Red Sox 5, Astros 4

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