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  • New York – Penn League

    McNamara Division W L Pct. GB Staten Island (Yankees) 37 34 .521 — Aberdeen (Orioles) 37 35 .514 ½ Hudson Valley (Rays) 37 35 .514 ½ Brooklyn (Mets) 33 39 .458 4½ Pinckney Division W…

  • Untested so far at US Open, Federer faces Kohlschreiber

    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…

  • Austria says it and Germany will take refugees from Hungary

    BICSKE, Hungary (AP) — After misery, delivery. Hundreds of migrants, exhausted after breaking away from police and marching for hours toward Western Europe, boarded buses provided by Hungary’s government as Austria in the early-morning hours…

  • Brewers at Reds game postponed because of rain

    CINCINNATI (AP) — This was a new and unexpected experience for Craig Counsell: Sitting through the rain. Storms moved into the Cincinnati area shortly before the start of the Milwaukee Brewers’ scheduled game against the…

  • Davis homers twice again, passes Cruz for ML lead

    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…

  • U.S. Open Seeds Fared

    Friday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Third Round Men Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Andreas Seppi (25), Italy, 6-3, 7-5, 7-5. David Ferrer (7), Spain, vs. Jeremy Chardy (27),…

  • Serena Williams’ comeback extends Grand Slam try at US Open

    NEW YORK (AP) — Can’t count out Serena Williams, no matter how big the deficit, no matter how off-target her strokes, no matter how much the pressure might be mounting as she bids for a…

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

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A white police officer fired after he fatally shot a black college football player had applied twice to the Arlington Police Department before being hired on his third try, according to…

  • Latvian man pleads guilty in worldwide computer virus case

    NEW YORK (AP) — A Latvian computer code writer who helped create a virus that spread to more than a million computers worldwide and corrupted some at NASA may be returning home soon after pleading…

  • Arson was cause of Planned Parenthood fire in Washington

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — A pre-dawn blaze that heavily damaged a Planned Parenthood clinic was arson, fire investigators in Washington state determined Friday. Pullman Fire Department investigator Chris Wehrung also said a task force involving…

  • Latest on US Open: Serena rallies to beat Mattek-Sands in 3

    NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Serena Williams has again rallied from a set down to win during her pursuit of the first Grand Slam since…

  • Police testify for colleague accused of excessive force

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Several colleagues of an Alabama police officer recorded slamming an Indian grandfather to the ground testified about the officer’s training record Friday and said the move he used to take the…

  • Judge: Injunction against water rule limited to 13 states

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota said Friday that his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule aimed at regulating some small waterways applies only to the 13 states that sued…

  • Temple looks for showcase victory over rival Penn State

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple can boast a sold out stadium for its opener, a rare feat in the 12 years the Owls have called Lincoln Financial Field home. The Owls could only wish the crowd…

  • Eagles clear spot for Tebow, trading Barkley to Cardinals

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tim Tebow made Matt Barkley expendable. The Philadelphia Eagles traded Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals on Friday, clearing a roster spot for Tebow after he won a preseason competition for the No.…