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  • Yankees 5, Rays 2

    3 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) Tampa Bay New York ab r h bi ab r h bi Sizemr lf 4 0 1 0 Ellsury cf 2 0 0 0 Shaffer ph 1 0 0 0 CYoung lf 2 0 0 0 Nava rf 3 0 ...

  • San Diego firm recalls cucumbers after salmonella outbreak

    3 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that's sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman. Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce of San Diego on Friday voluntarily recalled ...

  • Rookie Severino wins again, Yankees hit 3 HRs to beat Rays

    3 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Sizzling rookie Luis Severino won his third straight start and Alex Rodriguez hit his 681st career home run, sending the New York Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 on Friday night for their sixth win ...

  • Untested so far at US Open, Federer faces Kohlschreiber

    3 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer has gotten in some practice during his matches so far at the U.S. Open. Pulling away quickly to big early leads, he has had the chance to try out different tactics under match conditions. ...

  • Latvian man pleads guilty in worldwide computer virus case

    3 hours, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — A Latvian computer code writer who helped create a virus that spread to more than a million computers worldwide may be returning home soon after pleading guilty to a federal charge in New York. The soft-spoken ...

  • Davis homers twice again, passes Cruz for ML lead

    3 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis has homered twice against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night and has five homers in his last eight at-bats to overtake Seattle's Nelson Cruz for the major league lead. Davis now ...

  • Brewers at Reds game postponed because of rain

    4 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) CINCINNATI (AP) — Storms moved into the area shortly before the start of the Milwaukee Brewers' scheduled game against the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night and didn't relent, prompting the third postponement this season at Great American Ball Park. The ...

  • Sandoval makes last-ditch appeal to BLM over sage grouse

    4 hours, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is making a last-ditch appeal to the federal Bureau of Land Management to accept Nevada's recommendations for protecting the greater sage grouse. Sandoval sent an eight-page letter Friday to BLM Director Neil ...

  • Texas officer who killed teen hired by police on 3rd try

    4 hours, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A white police officer fired after his fatal shooting of a black college football player had applied twice to the Arlington Police Department before being hired on his third try, according to personnel records released by ...

  • Chicago officer won't be fired for Ferguson shooting comment

    4 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's police superintendent says an officer who made racially charged remarks in a video that included the taunt Michael Brown "deserved it" won't be fired. The killing of the unarmed Brown by a white officer in Ferguson, ...

  • 3-month-old tiger transferred to animal sanctuary

    4 hours, 50 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN JACINTO, Calif. (AP) — Humane society officials say a woman who refused to identify herself surrendered a 3-month-old tiger cub to the organization and said she found the animal roaming on the side of a road in the San ...

  • Man famous for MIT blackjack exploits to address casinos

    5 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man who wouldn't be welcome to play blackjack in any Las Vegas casino will be the keynote speaker at the gambling industry's annual Global Gaming Expo. Organizers of G2E announced Friday that Jeffrey Ma who ...

  • UN threatens sanctions if South Sudan peace deal isn't kept

    5 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Diplomats say the United Nations Security Council is discussing imposing sanctions on two more South Sudanese individuals for continuing to fuel the conflict in the world's newest nation. The council called for an immediate end to ...

  • FFA aware of security situation ahead of World Cup match

    5 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SYDNEY (AP) — Football Federation Australia says it is aware of the tense security situation in the Tajikistan capital of Dushanbe just four days before the Socceroos' World Cup qualifying match at the city's Central Stadium. Armed groups led by ...

  • Transgender student's bid to again use boys restrooms denied

    5 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has denied a bid by a transgender teenager to resume using the boys' restrooms at his eastern Virginia high school. U.S. District Judge Robert Doumar in Norfolk on Friday denied the preliminary injunction ...

  • Golf Capsules

    5 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Brendon de Jonge opened with a 6-under 65 in the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday that allowed the Zimbabwean to wonder if this might be the week he breaks through with his first win. De Jonge ...

  • Lawmakers cited for making out pay fines but dispute report

    5 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The two Minnesota lawmakers cited for allegedly "making out" in a car at a regional park said they paid their fines Friday and would not file a complaint with the Dakota County Sheriff's Office, but ...

  • Austria chancellor: His country, Germany to grant unhindered passage to migrants from Hungary

    5 hours, 51 minutes ago

    (AP) VIENNA (AP) — Austria chancellor: His country, Germany to grant unhindered passage to migrants from Hungary.

  • Opposition leader arrested in Bolivia

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivian authorities working on a corruption case have arrested a top indigenous leader who has been critical of President Evo Morales' push to drill for oil and develop mining on traditional native lands in the ...

  • Mets have no plans to shut pitcher Matt Harvey down

    5 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — The New York Mets plan for Matt Harvey to keep pitching as long as they keep playing. Harvey is expected to make four more starts during the regular season and assume a "reasonable workload" during the playoffs, ...

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