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  • Woman killed in Montgomery County crash

    WASHINGTON — A woman was killed in a crash on Darnestown Road in Montgomery County, Maryland on Tuesday. According to the Montgomery County Police Department, police got a call about the crash around 7 p.m.…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Brewers 5 2 .714 ½ Dodgers 5 2 .714 ½ Reds 3 3 .500 2 Indians 2 4 .333 3 x-White Sox 1 6 .143 4½ East Division W…

  • At least 24 killed, 300 rescued after trains derail in India

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Two passenger trains derailed over a bridge in central India while crossing a track that was flooded by heavy monsoon rains, killing at least 24 people, officials said Wednesday. More than…

  • Bullpen pitches out of trouble, Rangers beat Astros 4-3

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shawn Tolleson doesn’t mind pitching almost every day, and the Texas Rangers don’t mind having him on the mound that often. Pitching on Tuesday night for the sixth time in seven…

  • China ordains 1st Catholic bishop since 2012, easing tension

    BEIJING (AP) — A diocese in central China has ordained the country’s first Catholic bishop in three years in a potential sign of improvement in the long-strained relations between Beijing and the Vatican. The Rev.…

  • University of Oregon settles lawsuit over rape allegations

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has agreed to pay $800,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a student who claimed she was sexually assaulted last year by three basketball players. The 18-year-old…

  • Padres lose 4-1 Brewers.

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The San Diego Padres missed Justin Upton. The Padres managed just three hits off Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson who was solid over 6 2-3 solid innings, Khris Davis drove in two runs…

  • Corbin’s outing cut short in D’backs 5-4 loss to Nationals

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale insists he’ll continue handling starter Patrick Corbin cautiously, a point made clear by his early removal of the left-hander on Tuesday night. Corbin, in his sixth start…

  • Historian Robert Conquest, Soviet regime expert, dies at 98

    PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Historian Robert Conquest, whose influential works on Soviet history shed light on the terror during the Stalin era, has died. He was 98. Conquest’s wife, Elizabeth Neece, said he died…

  • Sale gets pounded, White Sox fall 11-3 to Rays

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale insisted there is nothing wrong with him. He’s just not getting the results. The four-time All-Star gave up seven runs for a second straight start, and the Chicago White Sox…

  • Bonner gives Phoenix Mercury 87-84 OT win over Shock

    PHOENIX (AP) — DeWanna Bonner scored 25 points, capped by a contested 3-pointer at the overtime buzzer, to lift the Phoenix Mercury to an 87-84 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Phoenix (13-7)…

  • Citi Open Results

    Tuesday At William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center Washington Purse: Men, $1.51 million (WT500); Women, $250,000 (Intl.) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Steve Johnson, United States, def. Lukas Lacko, Slovakia, 7-5, 6-3. Sam Groth, Australia,…

  • Hewitt opens last North American hard-court swing with win

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Lleyton Hewitt climbed out of a courtesy car Tuesday afternoon, slung a case of rackets over his shoulder and walked across the Citi Open grounds, accompanied by his 6-year-old son, Cruz, who…

  • Japanese designer refutes plagiarism claims in Olympic logo

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese designer Kenjiro Sano has refuted claims he copied the emblem of a Belgian theater when he designed the official logo for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Speaking at a press conference on…

  • GM Baalke: 49ers would like to keep Aldon Smith beyond year

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco general manager Trent Baalke says the 49ers have had preliminary discussions with linebacker Aldon Smith and his agent to let them know the team would like to keep…