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Sharks sign D Erik Karlsson to $92M, 8-year deal

Jun. 17, 2019 1:35 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks re-signed pending free agent Erik Karlsson to a $92 million, eight-year deal on Monday, turning a one-year rental into a long-term commitment to one of the league's most dynamic defensemen. Karlsson was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1 but...

Lloyd adjusts to new role, but doesn't accept it

Jun. 15, 2019 1:55 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Carli Lloyd is not accepting her new role. Not at all. Lloyd was the star of the 2015 Women's World Cup four years ago in Canada, scoring three goals in the first 16 minutes of the final to help the U.S. national team win its third World Cup title. The hat trick earned Lloyd the nickname...

Nick Nurse's nomadic coaching path takes him to an NBA title

Jun. 14, 2019 6:34 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Whenever Toronto coach Nick Nurse needed inspiration this season, he merely needed to look at his office wall. Hanging there is a big photo, a finish-line shot of the 2015 Travers Stakes at historic Saratoga Race Course. There are two horses in the frame; one is Triple Crown winner...

Islanders, winger Jordan Eberle agree to $27.5M, 5-year deal

Jun. 14, 2019 2:33 PM EDT

Jordan Eberle calling free agency a "last resort" must be music to the ears of the New York Islanders and their fans after what happened a year ago. Eberle on Friday agreed to terms on a $27.5 million, five-year contract that counts $5.5 million against the salary cap. Unlike former captain John Tavares, who left...

Train crashes into truck in Tennessee; driver killed

Jun. 14, 2019 10:54 AM EDT

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (AP) — A train in Tennessee collided with a truck crossing the tracks, killing the truck driver. Germantown Police Captain Mike Fisher says the Thursday afternoon collision caused 14 of 30 train cars to derail, with many of the cars spilling into the street. Forty-year-old Marco Brooks...

Lew Klein, who helped create 'American Bandstand,' dies

Jun. 13, 2019 10:48 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Lew Klein, a broadcast pioneer who helped create "American Bandstand" and launched the careers of Dick Clark and Bob Saget, has died. He was 91. Klein died Wednesday, according to Temple University, where Klein taught and mentored students for more than six decades. He began working at...

Officials: 5-year-old shoots toddler in head, uncle charged

Jun. 13, 2019 7:57 PM EDT

GRAY, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old shot a 2-year-old sibling at a Georgia home while playing with a gun and now the children's uncle has been charged. News outlets report the children found the gun in the home Wednesday and were playing with it when it discharged. The Jones County Sheriff's...

Captain of cruise ship in Hungary crash released on bail

Jun. 13, 2019 9:46 AM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Ukrainian cruise ship captain suspected of responsibility in a deadly collision with a sightseeing boat on the Danube River has been released on bail, a Budapest court said Thursday. The Capital City Court said that the captain, identified earlier only as Yuriy C., isn't...

Handyman accused of chaining woman in basement faces judge

Jun. 12, 2019 7:32 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A handyman accused of raping a neighbor, abducting her and chaining her up in his Niagara Falls, New York basement has pleaded not guilty. Michael Ciskiewic (SIHS'-kuh-wihk) was arraigned on Tuesday afternoon. His attorney says the defendant suffers from mental illness. According to...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

Jun. 11, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending June 9, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Captain Marvel 2. Us (2019) 3. The Upside 4. Isn't It Romantic (2019) 5. The Kid 6. The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part 7. Wonder Park 8. How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World 9. Cold Pursuit 10. Aquaman (2018)...