News

Topics:

Latest

  • Former Md. Gov. Marvin Mandel, 95, has died

    WASHINGTON — Former Maryland Gov. Marvin Mandel has died in his home in Southern Maryland. Mandel, 95, a Democrat , served as governor from 1969 to 1979, after the resignation of Gov. Spiro Agnew. In…

  • GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Results

    Sunday At Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, Calif. Lap length: 2.385 miles (Starting position in parentheses) 1. (9) Scott Dixon, Dallara-Chevrolet, 85, Running. 2. (3) Ryan Hunter-Reay, Dallara-Honda, 85, Running. 3. (7) Charlie Kimball, Dallara-Chevrolet, 85, Running.…

  • Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania. That…

  • Semien drives in go-ahead runs, A’s top D-backs 7-4 in 11

    PHOENIX (AP) — Marcus Semien’s two-run single with the bases loaded and two outs in the 11th inning sent the Oakland Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday. Semien’s big hit…

  • Cubs don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast trip

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the Cubs wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, it was time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas. PJs for the Cubbies? Yep. Known for coming up…

  • Miley Cyrus shakes in barely there silver straps at VMAs

    Miley Cyrus shook a long, rock goddess ponytail and strutted in barely there silver straps Sunday on the arrivals carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards, promising multiple costume changes as host. Nipples barely covered,…

  • U.S. Open Show Court Schedules

    Monday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York All Times EDT Play begins on all courts at 11 a.m. Arthur Ashe Stadium Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, vs. Ana Ivanovic (7), Serbia Not…

  • U.S. Open Show Court Schedules

    Monday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York All Times EDT Play begins on all courts at 11 a.m. Arthur Ashe Stadium Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, vs. Ana Ivanovic (7), Serbia Not…

  • Governor: Boko Haram kills 68 in remote part of Borno State

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The governor of Borno in northeast Nigeria says Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has killed 68 villagers in a remote area of his state. Kashim Shettima on Sunday confirmed the attack…

  • Saladino lifts White Sox to 6-5 win over Mariners

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have turned to several rookies during their lackluster season. Third baseman Tyler Saladino took advantage of his opportunity Sunday with his first career game-ending hit. He drove in…

  • Police: Portion of Newark Liberty Airport evacuated

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A portion of Newark Liberty International Airport has been evacuated after police say a man made his way into a secure hallway. Port Authority Police Department spokesman Joe Pentangelo (pehn-TAN’-jeh-loh) says…

  • F Andrew Wooten gets 1st US call-up for exhibition vs Peru

    CHICAGO (AP) — Forward Andrew Wooten is getting his first call-up to the U.S. national team for the exhibition against Peru, with Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley staying with their Major League Soccer teams. Injured…

  • O’s keep slipping back with 6-0 loss to Rangers, Holland

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baltimore slugger Chris Davis took a big swing and missed, the bat flying out of his hands and helicoptering toward the right-field line. The slumping Orioles now need to do something…

  • Goals from Martins, Evans give Seattle 2-1 win over Portland

    SEATTLE (AP) — Brad Evans and the Seattle Sounders are in an unfamiliar position. Never before has there been this much uncertainty heading into the final two months of the MLS season about whether the…

  • Hurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaii

    KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii’s Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could do to the area as Hurricane Ignacio passes…