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McBride, Wilson lead Aces to 88-78 win over Liberty

Jun. 23, 2018 1:11 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kayla McBride scored a season-high 27 points and rookie A'ja Wilson had her third consecutive double-double to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the New York Liberty 88-78 on Friday night. Wilson finished with 20 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks and McBride made 4 of 5 from 3-point range....

Bellinger slams sinking Mets; Dodgers win 5-2 behind Wood

Jun. 23, 2018 12:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — One timely swing by slumping Cody Bellinger turned a nip-and-tuck game in favor of the Dodgers. Bellinger hit a grand slam to break a scoreless tie in the sixth inning and Los Angeles beat the sinking New York Mets 5-2 on Friday night behind Alex Wood's effective pitching. "Yeah, it felt...

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

Jun. 22, 2018 11:41 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The high-powered New York Yankees were stymied by Tampa Bay's relievers. Six Tampa Bay pitchers combined on a five-hitter, and the Rays beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Friday night. Utilizing a bullpen day, the Rays improved to 14-31 against teams with a .500 or better record with...

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

Jun. 22, 2018 10:35 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG. Fla. (AP) — Six Tampa Bay pitchers combined on a five-hitter, and the Rays beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Friday night. Utilizing a bullpen day, the Rays improved to 14-31 against teams with a .500 or better record with the victory over the team with the majors' best record. Winner Ryan...

Man convicted of escaping ICE custody at NYC airport

Jun. 22, 2018 9:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A Senegalese man has been convicted of escaping from Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody in New York's Kennedy International Airport. A jury in federal court in Brooklyn deliberated for about two hours on Friday before finding Mohamadou Lamine Mbacke guilty of the misdemeanor....

The Latest: Cohen denies discussing Trump with Tom Arnold

Jun. 22, 2018 9:24 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a photo of President Donald Trump's former attorney, Michael Cohen, and comedian Tom Arnold that has fueled speculation Cohen has secret tapes of Trump and is willing to share them (all times local): 5:45 p.m. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says he...

Mets cut Robles, demote Sewald in roster shuffle

Jun. 22, 2018 9:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The struggling New York Mets made a couple of roster changes Friday, cutting Hansel Robles and demoting fellow reliever Paul Sewald to the minor leagues. Right-hander Drew Smith and outfielder Kevin Kaczmarski were called up from Triple-A Las Vegas before the opener of a three-game series...

Man charged in bike path killings speaks in court of 'Allah'

Jun. 22, 2018 8:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The man charged with murdering eight people on a New York City bike path and injuring many more spoke out in court Friday over a prosecutor's objection, invoking "Allah" and defending the Islamic State. Sayfullo Saipov, 30, raised his hand to speak immediately after U.S. District Judge...

Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

Jun. 22, 2018 8:31 PM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served more than 1 million young people. The lawsuits were filed in federal...

Changeup: Kershaw coming off DL to start Saturday vs deGrom

Jun. 22, 2018 7:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Clayton Kershaw is set to make a surprise return from the disabled list Saturday night, starting for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a marquee matchup against New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom. Kershaw has been sidelined since June 1 with a lower back strain. The three-time Cy Young Award winner...