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  • Penguins chase Holtby, beat Capitals to take 2-0 series lead

    5 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Phil Kessel scored twice, Sidney Crosby set up more goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins chased Braden Holtby on the way to a 6-2 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 2 Saturday night that gave them a ...

  • Melia, Feilhaber help Sporting KC beat Real Salt Lake 3-0

    15 minutes ago

    (AP) KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Tim Melia posted his MLS-leading fifth shutout, Benny Feilhaber and Dom Dwyer each scored a goal and Sporting Kansas City beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Saturday night. Near the top-right corner of the box, ...

  • Los Angeles deputy: Wanted carjacker kills 1 in rampage

    42 minutes ago

    (AP) PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an armed man stole a woman's SUV, then went on a shooting rampage through several Los Angeles suburbs, killing one man and injuring up to three other people. Deputy Ryan Rouzan of the ...

  • Akindele's goal earns Dallas 2-2 draw with Portland

    50 minutes ago

    (AP) FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Tesho Akindele scored his first goal in the 80th minute and FC Dallas rallied twice to tie the Portland Timbers 2-2 on Saturday night in a battle of the top two teams in the Western Conference. ...

  • Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

    50 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Vezina Trophy winner Braden Holtby has been yanked out of the Washington Capitals' net during Game 2 of their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, replaced in goal by Philipp Grubauer to start the third period. The Capitals ...

  • San Jose snaps skid with 1-0 win over Minnesota United

    54 minutes ago

    (AP) MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Florian Jungwirth scored a goal and the San Jose Earthquakes beat Minnesota United 1-0 on Saturday night to snap a six-game winless streak. Jungwirth tapped in a left-footer from point-blank range after Chris Wondolowski re-directed a corner ...

  • Kemp homers 3 times, Braves beat Brewers 11-3

    57 minutes ago

    (AP) MILWAUKEE (AP) — Matt Kemp homered three times and drove in five runs, helping the surging Atlanta Braves pound the Milwaukee Brewers 11-3 on Saturday night. Atlanta collected a season-high 20 hits in its fourth straight victory. Dansby Swanson also ...

  • Gomez's cycle, Darvish's pitching lead Rangers to 6-3 win

    1 hour, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carlos Gomez's seventh-inning home run gave him his second career cycle and Yu Darvish allowed two runs in six innings while throwing 125 pitches as the Texas Rangers beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-3 on Saturday ...

  • The Latest: Deputies: Los Angles carjacker shoots, kills 1

    1 hour, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a Los Angeles carjacking and shootings (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Authorities say a man shot by a carjacker who went on a shooting rampage through several Los Angeles suburbs has died. ...

  • Davis helps A's end 5-game skid with 2-1 win over Astros

    1 hour, 14 minutes ago

    (AP) HOUSTON (AP) — Khris Davis clubbed his 10th home run to back a solid start by Andrew Triggs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 2-1 Saturday night to snap a five-game skid. Oakland ended a 10-game losing streak ...

  • Coppola and 'Godfather' cast reunite at Tribeca Film Fest

    1 hour, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Francis Ford Coppola and the cast of "The Godfather" reunited for one evening and a double feature at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the film's 45th anniversary. The Tribeca Film Festival closed out its 16th ...

  • Harrison, Herrera lead NYCFC to 3-2 win over Crew

    1 hour, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jack Harrison scored twice, 19-year-old Yangel Herrera added an assist and his first MLS goal and New York City FC beat the Columbus Crew 3-2 on Saturday night. Harrison's second goal capped the scoring in the ...

  • Nova tosses 3-hit shutout, Pirates win 4-0 over Marlins

    1 hour, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — Ivan Nova pitched a three-hitter and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 4-0 on Saturday night. John Jaso homered and drove in two runs, Jordy Mercer knocked in a run, and Gregory Polanco had two doubles ...

  • Lawrence nets first as Red Bulls stop Fire 2-1

    1 hour, 39 minutes ago

    (AP) HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Kemar Lawrence scored his first goal of the season in the 71st minute and the New York Red Bulls defeated the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Saturday night. A long feed forward from Damien Perrinelle went off ...

  • AP Source: Nationals CF Eaton out for season with hurt knee

    1 hour, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says that Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his left knee. The person confirmed Eaton's status to The Associated ...

  • Hi, Bye: Mariners newcomer makes big league debut _ sort of

    1 hour, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) CLEVELAND (AP) — For the record, Seattle Mariners newcomer Boog Powell made his major league debut Saturday. Just don't look for any stats to prove it. Promoted from Triple-A Tacoma shortly before the Mariners played Cleveland, Powell was announced as ...

  • Officers chasing injury reports after tornadoes hits Texas

    2 hours ago

    (AP) CANTON, Texas (AP) — At least one tornado has swept across the eastern Texas city of Canton, overturning vehicles and damaging homes. It wasn't immediately clear whether any serious injuries or deaths had been reported. A dispatcher at the Van ...

  • 1 dead amid flooding, strong thunderstorms in Midwest

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Strong thunderstorms are causing flooding in the Midwest that has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a woman died after being swept away ...

  • Techera's goal lifts Whitecaps to 2-1 win over Impact

    2 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) MONTREAL (AP) — Cristian Techera scored in the 80th minute and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Montreal Impact 2-1 for their first road win of the season Saturday. Andrew Jacobson also scored for the Whitecaps (3-4-1) while midfielder Marco Donadel ...

  • 12 hazing complaints since 2014 confirmed at Marine base

    2 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — Officials at the Marine Corps' training base in South Carolina say half of 24 hazing complaints investigated since 2014 have been confirmed. The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/2oKf3TG) that documents obtained through ...

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