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  • Diamondbacks rally twice to beat Dodgers 10-6

    13 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — Welington Castillo doubled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, capping a pair of comebacks by the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 10-6 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. Castillo doubled off reliever Pedro ...

  • Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen

    14 minutes ago

    (AP) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abortion providers are cheering a move by the U.S. Supreme Court that temporarily halts part of a Texas law that would close more than half of the state's 19 remaining abortion clinics. They are also studying ...

  • NeNe Leakes saying goodbye to 'Real Housewives of Atlanta'

    17 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — NeNe Leakes is moving on from "The Real Housewives of Atlanta." The Bravo channel said that Leakes won't return for the reality show's eighth season this fall. She's been with the series about the lives of ...

  • Diamondbacks 10, Dodgers 6

    30 minutes ago

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  • Indonesian military says air force plane crashes in residential neighborhood of Medan city

    30 minutes ago

    (AP) JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian military says air force plane crashes in residential neighborhood of Medan city.

  • Oklahoma, Florida move quickly to resume lethal injections

    32 minutes ago

    (AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and Florida are moving quickly to resume lethal injections after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of a sedative that has been used in several problematic executions. Attorneys general in both states asked courts ...

  • Pre-Civil War baseball team card going on the auction block

    43 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was stored inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album. Now the pre-Civil War card that's been ...

  • Passenger sets self on fire on Japan's bullet train

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains tried to set himself or herself on fire Tuesday, causing smoke to fill the carriage and forcing the train to stop, Japan's transport ministry said. Two people were ...

  • Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rocked

    49 minutes ago

    (AP) ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the ...

  • Reddick, Davis, Butler homer for A's in 7-1 win over Rockies

    1 hour, 3 minutes ago

    (AP) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Josh Reddick and Ike Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from Kendall Graveman, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-1 on ...

  • Mike Trout powers Angels past Yankees 4-1 with bat and glove

    1 hour, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout and C.J. Cron homered, Albert Pujols and Kole Calhoun added run-scoring doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 4-1 Monday night for their fifth victory in seven games. Trout hit ...

  • Openly transgender swimmer at Harvard believed to be a 1st

    1 hour, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Harvard athlete is believed to be the first openly transgender swimmer in the NCAA. Schuyler Bailar, an incoming freshman, was initially recruited for the women's swimming team but came out as transgender this year. After ...

  • Angels 4, Yankees 1

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  • Athletics 7, Rockies 1

    1 hour, 11 minutes ago

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  • Man in wheelchair robs bank in New York, makes getaway

    1 hour, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — It may not have been the fastest getaway, but police are searching for a man in a wheelchair who robbed a bank in New York City. It happened at the Santander bank in Queens shortly after ...

  • Passenger sets self on fire on Japan bullet train

    1 hour, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — Japan's transport ministry says a passenger on a high-speed bullet train tried to set himself or herself on fire, causing smoke to fill the carriage and the train to stop. Two people were found unconscious, a ministry ...

  • Convicted killer thought fellow escape was slowing him down

    1 hour, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided he'd make better time without the ...

  • Japanese government says passenger on bullet train sets self on fire; 2 unconscious

    1 hour, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — Japanese government says passenger on bullet train sets self on fire; 2 unconscious.

  • Puerto Rico wants bondholders to postpone debt payments

    1 hour, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The governor has called on creditors to postpone bond payments and restructure the U.S. territory's $72 billion in public debt as the government closes out its fiscal year Tuesday amid growing uncertainty about the ...

  • Rangers 8, Orioles 1

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

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