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 2017-08-19 05:35 

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Boston Red Sox: Late rally secures win over New York Yankees... +

BOSTON -- Mitch Moreland capped a wild seventh inning with a pinch-hit two-run single and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 9-6 victory over the New York Yankees in the opener of a three-game series on Friday night....

 2017-08-19 05:33 

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Minnesota Twins: Byron Buxton's inside-the-park homer highlights win over Arizona Diamondbacks... +

MINNEAPOLIS -- Byron Buxton hit an inside-the-park home run and was a single away from a cycle. Miguel Sano went deep twice and the Minnesota Twins tied a season high with six home runs in a 10-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday....

 2017-08-19 05:31 

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Cleveland Indians overcome Corey Kluber injury to wallop Kansas City Royals... +

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jay Bruce homered twice and drove in five runs as the Cleveland Indians battered the Kansas City Royals 10-1 Friday night....

 2017-08-19 05:25 

Reuters

[ World ]

Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepens... +

A crisis engulfing Australia's parliament has widened after a key independent senator became the seventh parliamentarian referred to the High Court to determine if his dual citizenship makes him ineligible to sit in parliament....

 2017-08-19 05:25 

UPI

Baltimore Orioles: Manny Machado's slams Los Angeles Angels... +

BALTIMORE -- Manny Machado hit a grand slam off Keynan Middleton with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, the third baseman's third homer of the night, to give the Baltimore Orioles a come-from-behind 9-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Frid...

 2017-08-19 05:22 

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Houston Astros escape Oakland A's behind arm of Dallas Keuchel... +

HOUSTON -- Dallas Keuchel worked seven shutout innings and paced the Houston Astros to a 3-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night at Minute Maid Park....

 2017-08-19 05:14 

Reuters Canada

Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepens... +

A crisis engulfing Australia's parliament has widened after a key independent senator became the seventh parliamentarian referred to the High Court to determine if his dual citizenship makes him ineligible to sit in parliament....

 2017-08-19 04:37 

Reuters

Senator McCain completes first round of radiation and chemotherapy... +

U.S. Senator John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee who was diagnosed with brain cancer in July, has completed his first round of radiation and chemotherapy, his daughter said on Friday....

 2017-08-19 04:37 

Reuters

Marlins deal Mets their fifth straight loss... +

NEW YORK -- J.T. Realmuto hit a two-run homer in the second inning Friday night and Justin Nicolino earned his second straight win with five solid in...

 2017-08-19 04:36 

Reuters

Machado's 9th-inning slam lifts Orioles past Angels in slugfest... +

Machado's 9th-inning slam lifts Orioles past Angels in slugfestBALTIMORE -- Manny Machado took a long time to get going on offense this seaso...

 2017-08-19 04:36 

Reuters

Keuchel stellar over seven innings as Astros top A's... +

Keuchel stellar over seven innings as Astros top A'sHOUSTON -- The moment arrived early Friday night, that point when Houston Astros left-han...

 2017-08-19 04:28 

Reuters

Keyboard warriors: South Korea, U.S. gear up for war games to counter North Korea threat... +

In air conditioned bunkers and at military bases across South Korea, it is with keyboards - not tanks - that South Korean and the U.S. forces will launch military exercises on Monday, denounced by North Korea as a rehearsal for war....

 2017-08-19 04:20 

Yonhap News

Cardinals' Oh Seung-hwan earns 19th save of season... +

Oh Seung-hwan of the St. Louis Cardinals has earned a save for the first time in 41 days as he escaped a bases-loaded jam to preserve his club's victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Oh gave up an unearned run in the ninth inning against the Pi...

 2017-08-19 04:17 

Reuters

Nationals' Scherzer placed on disabled list with sore neck... +

Washington Nationals leading pitcher Max Scherzer was scratched from his scheduled start against the San Diego Padres on Friday night with a sore neck....

 2017-08-19 04:15 

MehrNews.com

Terrorism in name of race, religion 'plain terror'... +

TEHRAN, Aug. 19 (MNA) Iran's foreign minister condemned US president's dual approach to terrorism regarding the tragic incidents happened in Charlottesville and Barcelona....

 2017-08-19 04:12 

Reuters

Keyboard warriors: S.Korea, U.S. gear up for war games to counter N.Korea threat... +
 2017-08-19 04:12 

Reuters

Delmonico's 2 HRs power White Sox past Rangers... +

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Chicago rookie Nicky Delmonico's torrid major-league start continued Friday night as he homered twice and lifted the White Sox to...

 2017-08-19 04:08 

Reuters

IEX plans to nab listings from rivals with cheaper, simpler fees... +

A year after disrupting the U.S. stock market with a new approach to handling trades, upstart stock exchange operator IEX Group is planning to nab listings from rivals by charging simpler, cheaper fees, Sara Furber, IEX's head of listings, said in a r...

 2017-08-19 04:04 

Reuters

Late rally lifts Red Sox over Yankees... +

BOSTON -- Mitch Moreland capped a wild seventh inning with a pinch-hit two-run single and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 9-6 victory over the New Yo...

 2017-08-19 04:01 

Reuters

IEX plans to nab listings from rivals with cheaper, simpler fees... +

A year after disrupting the U.S. stock market with a new approach to handling trades, upstart stock exchange operator IEX Group is planning to nab listings from rivals by charging simpler, cheaper fees, Sara Furber, IEX's head of listings, said in a r...

 2017-08-19 04:00 

Reuters Canada

Lebanese army launches operation against Islamic State... +

The Lebanese army launched an offensive against an Islamic State enclave on the northeast border with Syria, a Lebanese security source said on Saturday, as Hezbollah and the Syrian army announced an assault from the Syrian side of the border....

 2017-08-19 03:06 

Reuters

Cardinals hold off Pirates in slugfest... +

Cardinals hold off Pirates in slugfestPITTSBURGH -- It's unknown whether Matt Carpenter was the only player who felt completely secure about...

 2017-08-19 01:29 

AP

[ Top International ]

Lebanon starts offensive to clear border of IS militants... +

BEIRUT AP -- Lebanon's U.S.-backed army on Saturday announced the start of a long-awaited military campaign to clear Islamic State militants from a remote corner near the frontier with Syria, an offensive that seeks to end a years-old threat to neighborin...

 2017-08-19 01:22 

AP

[ US News ]

The Latest: Chief says 1 officer killed, 1 wounded... +

KISSIMMEE, Fla. AP -- The Latest on police officers shot in Florida all times local :....

 2017-08-19 01:22 

AP

[ Top Headlines ]

The Latest: Chief says 1 officer killed, 1 wounded... +

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on police officers shot in Florida (all times local):......

 2017-08-19 01:05 

AP

[ US News ]

Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago... +

CHICAGO AP -- An Oxford University employee accused of killing a 26-year-old hair stylist was extradited to Chicago late Friday night.....

 2017-08-18 15:23 

Ecns.cn

At least 4 terror suspects killed in police operation south of Barcelona ... +

At least four suspects have been killed in Cambrils, a town south of Barcelona, in an operation responding to a terror attack in Barcelona in which 13 people have been killed and more than 100 others injured, police said Friday....

 2017-08-18 15:19 

Ecns.cn

Spain hunts driver who killed 13 in Barcelona, foils bomb plot ... +

- Barcelona attack: 13 killed and 100 others injured after van mowed down pedestrians in Las Ramblas...

 2017-08-18 15:01 

Ecns.cn

Closer China-U.S. military ties conducive to global stability ... +

A fruitful visit by the top U.S. military officer to China bodes well for closer bilateral military ties, which would play a constructive role in managing security crises and safeguarding stability and peace around the world....

 2017-08-18 14:55 

Ecns.cn

Three detained for implication in child pornography ... +

Three suspects have been detained in central China's Henan Province for allegedly shooting and uploading child pornography, police said Thursday....

 2017-08-18 14:53 

Ecns.cn

New Development Bank launches Africa regional center in Johannesburg ... +

The New Development Bank (NDB) on Thursday launched its Africa Regional Center in Johannesburg, with South African President Jacob Zuma presiding over the proceedings....

 2017-08-18 14:49 

Ecns.cn

China's home prices continue to stabilize on tough controls ... +

China's once red-hot property market continued to show signs of cooling as home prices were faltering or posting slower growth in major cities amid the government's tough purchase curbs, official data showed Friday....

 2017-08-18 14:46 

Ecns.cn

China approves transport projects worth nearly $12 bln ... +

China's top economic planner said Thursday it has approved three transport infrastructure projects with a total investment of nearly 80 billion yuan (about 12 billion U.S. dollars)....

 2017-08-18 14:38 

Ecns.cn

Web giants in vanguard of overhaul ... +

China's internet powerhouses are striving ahead as pioneers in a government-led reform to shake up the country's bloated State-owned enterprises....

 2017-08-18 14:38 

Ecns.cn

Chinese, Thai air forces to conduct joint training ... +

Six aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force arrived at an air base in Thailand Thursday for a joint training exercise with the Thai air force from Thursday to Sept. 3....

 2017-08-18 14:36 

Ecns.cn

China Unicom reaps hefty H1 profits amid reform ... +

China Unicom, one of the country's three state-owned telecommunications carriers, said Thursday that its net profits surged more than 70 percent in the first half of 2017 while the company prepared for its mixed-ownership reform....

 2017-08-18 14:32 

Ecns.cn

China's Kexue research vessel explores in western Pacific Ocean ... +
 2017-08-18 14:29 

Ecns.cn

France's Galeries Lafayette says 'bonjour' to Shanghai ... +

French high-end department store Galeries Lafayette plans to open its second location in Chinaan outlet in Shanghainext year. The company has operated in China since 2013, when it opened a store in Beijing....

 2017-08-18 14:27 

Ecns.cn

World's first internet court goes online in Hangzhou ... +

Hangzhou Court of the Internet, set up to handle the soaring number of online disputes, has gone online in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on Friday....

 2017-08-18 14:26 

Ecns.cn

Rare Turkish Van cats under protection ... +
 2017-08-18 14:21 

Ecns.cn

More convenience, less crime ... +

Various players in the payments industry are calling for industry-wide cooperation to reduce fraud and improve consumer trust, as the sector undergoes a huge transformation due to fast-changing technology....

 2017-08-18 14:19 

Ecns.cn

Chinas J-15 fighter jet lands safely after hitting bird ... +

A navy pilot flying China's J-15 fighter jet successfully landed his plane after catching fire after being struck by a bird, China Central Television (CCTV) reported Wednesday....

 2017-08-18 14:16 

Ecns.cn

Panda-shaped solar power station starts operation ... +
 2017-08-18 14:08 

Ecns.cn

Woodcarving of ancient masterpiece debuts in North China ... +
 2017-08-18 14:03 

Ecns.cn

Frozen mother waits for science to resurrect her ... +

Zhan Wenlian's husband and son did not discuss whether to bury her ashes in a cemetery or scatter them at sea. Instead, they had her body frozen, hoping future technology will someday return her to them....

 2017-08-18 14:02 

Ecns.cn

No casualties in PetroChina plant fire in Dalian ... +
 2017-08-18 14:01 

Ecns.cn

Madcap monikers! Odd company names to be banned in China ... +

Beijing Afraid of Wife Technology and What You Looking at Technology are just two examples of the kind of company name that will soon be a thing of the past....

 2017-08-18 13:56 

Ecns.cn

Fishermen capture thousands of sardines during migration season ... +
 2017-08-18 13:55 

Ecns.cn

Hong Kong High Court sentences Joshua Wong, two other Occupy Central student activists to prison ... +

The Hong Kong High Court on Thursday sent three prominent Occupy Central student activists to jail....

 2017-08-18 13:53 

Ecns.cn

Xi: China welcomes Trump's visit by year end ... +

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday pledged to properly handle disagreements with the U.S. and said Beijing welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump to visit China by year end, as he met chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford at the Gr...

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