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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 

UPI

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 

UPI

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 

UPI

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 04:17 

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 04:12 

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 08:52 

AFP

Samurai sword attack outside Taiwan presidential office... +

A samurai sword-wielding attacker carrying the national flag of China slashed a military police guard outside Taiwan's presidential office Friday, authorities said.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to shar...

 2017-08-18 08:02 

AFP

13 dead, 100 injured in two Spanish seaside city attacks... +
 2017-08-18 06:41 

AFP

Joint exercises could send Korea tensions soaring again... +

After North Korea and the United States traded bellicose threats of nuclear conflagration, all eyes will be on an annual war game in the South next week that could send tensions spiralling back upwards, analysts say.The global network of Agence France Pre...

 2017-08-18 06:25 

AFP

Neymar set for home bow as PSG face Toulouse... +

After dazzling on his first appearance in a Paris Saint-Germain shirt, Neymar is in line to make his home debut for his new club against Toulouse on Sunday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a quest...

 2017-08-18 06:24 

AFP

13 dead, over 100 hurt in two Spanish seaside city attacks... +

Drivers ploughed into pedestrians in two quick-succession, separate attacks in Barcelona and another popular Spanish seaside city Thursday and Friday, killing 13 people and injuring more than 100 others.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 15...

 2017-08-18 04:52 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Chevron drops appeal over landmark Australian tax ruling... +

Chevron Corp (CVX.N) has withdrawn an appeal to Australia's High Court over a disputed A$340 million ($268 million) tax bill, leaving in place a landmark court ruling on related-party loans that could affect other multinational companies....

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