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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge hits a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
August 17, 2017 - 12:28 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge connected and there was no doubt about it. Except how far the ball went. Judge launched a titanic homer into the upper deck, Didi Gregorius snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run double and the New York Yankees beat the Mets 5-3 on Wednesday night for their third...
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July 26, 2017 - 12:01 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped all charges against a two-sport star at a suburban Pittsburgh high school who had been accused of raping a 17-year-old girl. Michael Berquist, an assistant district attorney for Allegheny County, told a Common Pleas judge on Wednesday that the girl and her...
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July 26, 2017 - 11:44 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped all charges against a two-sport star at a suburban Pittsburgh high school who had been accused of raping a 17-year-old girl. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ( http://bit.ly/2v80JHq ) reports that Allegheny County prosecutors told a judge the girl and her...
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July 14, 2017 - 8:42 am
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Men's semifinals underway LONDON (AP) — Play in the men's semifinals at Wimbledon has started. Marin Cilic (CHIHL'-ihch) is serving to Sam Querrey (KWEER'-ee) in the opening game on Centre Court. The winner of the match will face either Roger Federer or Tomas Berdych in Sunday's...
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July 14, 2017 - 3:30 am
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Venus Williams to meet Garbine Muguruza in final LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final for the ninth time. The five-time champion at the All England Club will play Garbine Muguruza (GAHR'-been moo-gah-ROO'-thuh) for the title on Saturday. Williams improved to...
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July 14, 2017 - 12:41 am
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Venus Williams to meet Garbine Muguruza in final LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final for the ninth time. The five-time champion at the All England Club will play Garbine Muguruza (GAHR'-been moo-gah-ROO'-thuh) for the title on Saturday. Williams improved to...
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July 13, 2017 - 10:26 pm
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Venus Williams to meet Garbine Muguruza in final LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final for the ninth time. The five-time champion at the All England Club will play Garbine Muguruza (GAHR'-been moo-gah-ROO'-thuh) for the title on Saturday. Williams improved to...
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FILE – In this Sept. 23, 2016, file photo, David Wildstein arrives for a hearing at the Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in Newark, N.J. Wildstein faces 21 to 27 months in prison at his Wednesday, July 12, 2017, sentencing for orchestrating George Washington Bridge lane closures in 2013 to punish Fort Lee, N.J., Mayor Mark Sokolich, a Democrat who didn't endorse Republican Gov. Chris Christie's re-election. Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to allow Wildstein to avoid prison because his testimony helped convict two of Christie's former aides. Wildstein, appointed to The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey by Christie in 2010, pleaded guilty May 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
July 12, 2017 - 9:57 am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — One was a high school baseball player in the late 1970s who dreamed of playing for the New York Mets but went on to become a federal prosecutor and, ultimately, governor. Less athletically inclined, the other was the baseball team's statistician who became a behind-the-scenes...
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Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez throws to the Toronto Blue Jays during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 29, 2017 - 10:52 pm
TORONTO (AP) — As Ubaldo Jimenez hit spot after spot to mow down the Toronto Blue Jays, catcher Caleb Joseph felt like he was playing a video game. Jimenez pitched two-hit ball over eight innings, Jonathan Schoop had two hits and an RBI and Baltimore beat Toronto 2-0 on Thursday night. After...
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Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez throws to the Toronto Blue Jays during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 29, 2017 - 9:40 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Ubaldo Jimenez pitched two-hit ball over eight innings, Jonathan Schoop had two hits and an RBI and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 on Thursday night. Baltimore has won consecutive road series after going more than two months without one. They took two of three...
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