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Rangers play final homestand ahead of move to new stadium

Sep. 23, 2019 2:25 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus has spent his entire career as a player in the Texas Rangers' ballpark, from his debut as a 20-year-old shortstop to consecutive World Series and now being the team's longest-tenured player. Hunter Pence grew up in Arlington dreaming of what it would be like to play...

The Latest: Stars party at gala Emmy or no Emmy

Sep. 23, 2019 12:15 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 71st annual Emmy Awards, being presented at the Microsoft Theater (all times local): 9:11 p.m. No Emmys, no problem. Winners and losers party afterward. Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Sterling K. Brown and their "This Is Us" co-stars made their way to the post show...

'When They See Us' honors real Central Park 5 at Emmys

Sep. 22, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The searing TV series on the plight of the Central Park Five created a memorable Emmy moment Sunday when the five exonerated men stood and were honored at the awards show. The four-part Netflix series explores the true story of five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were coerced...

Television celebrity chef, restaurateur Carl Ruiz dies at 44

Sep. 22, 2019 10:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Television celebrity chef and restaurateur Carl Ruiz has died. He was 44. His New York City restaurant, La Cubana, confirmed his death in an Instagram post on Sunday. The restaurant said "no words can fully express our sadness at the sudden loss of their dear friend and brother." The cause...

Police investigate jewelry thefts at Trump Tower

Sep. 22, 2019 10:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Detectives are investigating reports of thefts of about $350,000 worth of jewelry from residents in Manhattan's Trump Tower. The jewelry was allegedly stolen from inside two apartments in the building where President Donald Trump owns a penthouse triplex, police said. A 33-year-old woman...

Dallas, New York City finish in 1-1 tie

Sep. 22, 2019 8:54 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Zdenek Ondrasek scored to help Dallas tie New York City 1-1 Sunday. Valentin Castellanos notched the first goal for New York City (16-5-10) in the first minute on a shot 11 yards away from the right side of the box, assisted by Anton Tinnerholm. Ondrasek tied the match for Dallas...

Haves, have-nots: MLB ties mark for 100-win, 100-loss teams

Sep. 22, 2019 8:01 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Baseball's haves and have-nots sure do have it this year. The Los Angeles Dodgers gave Major League Baseball its third 100-win team while Kansas City became its fourth 100-loss club Sunday, matching big league records for success and futility. The Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4,...

Springer 3 HRs, Verlander 20th win, Astros clinch AL West

Sep. 22, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer, Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros put a check mark in the September box. And amid the celebration of clinching their third straight AL West title, they already were thinking ahead to what they might achieve in October. "You can't ever take the first goal for granted,"...

Severino sharp again, Yanks beat Blue Jays 8-3 for 102nd win

Sep. 22, 2019 6:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino pumped 98 mph heaters and sliders past batters and fooled them with changeups. "Our ace is back," Aaron Judge proclaimed. "I'm excited about it. And just at the right time." Severino struck out nine over five scoreless innings for his first win this season, and the New York...

CC Sabathia sheds tears as family reads tributes

Sep. 22, 2019 6:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia wiped tears with his hands and the top of his size 56 jersey. Honored at Yankee Stadium ahead of his retirement at season's end, his sentimental side emerged as his wife, mother and children read tributes during a video displayed on the center field scoreboard. "This is the...