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India calls off foreign ministers' meeting with Pakistan

Sep. 22, 2018 6:07 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — India called off a planned meeting between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly session in New York this month, aggravating tensions between the longtime rivals. External Affairs Ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar said Friday that...

Astros top Angels 11-3, clinch a postseason berth

Sep. 22, 2018 2:34 AM EDT

Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBIs, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Friday night. George Springer added a three-run shot in the eighth for the Astros, who are still looking to secure the AL West...

Sabathia helps Yanks beat Orioles 10-8, close on wild card

Sep. 22, 2018 1:31 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia's cutter was back, and the big left-hander returned to the win column for just the second time since the All-Star break. Didi Gregorius and Aaron Hicks hit two-run homers to help the New York Yankees build a six-run lead and take another step toward their second straight AL wild...

Helping Cy shot, deGrom drops ERA to 1.77; Mets top Nats 4-2

Sep. 21, 2018 11:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — No pitcher ever has put together a season quite like Jacob deGrom's 2018 for the New York Mets. The 23 consecutive quality starts are a record. So are the 28 starting assignments in a row allowing three runs or fewer. The 1.77 ERA isn't too shabby, either. And he might just wind up with...

Tavares scores twice as Maple Leafs down Sabres 5-3

Sep. 21, 2018 11:22 PM EDT

John Tavares scored his first two goals on home ice with the Maple Leafs and Toronto defeated the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 in preseason play on Friday night. Ron Hainsey, Pierre Engvall and Chris Mueller also scored for the Leafs. Curtis McElhinney stopped all 20 shots he faced after replacing Garret Sparks, who made...

Michael Cohen visits NY courthouse a month after guilty plea

Sep. 21, 2018 10:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, paid an unannounced visit Friday to the federal courthouse in New York where he pleaded guilty a month ago. Cohen, 51, left the building about 1:30 p.m. Friday, declining to say why he was there. It wasn't known what time he'd arrived....

Girl, 4 others shot during memorial service expected to live

Sep. 21, 2018 8:36 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Police searched Friday for suspects who witnesses said opened fire on dozens of people gathered for a memorial service outside a Syracuse home, wounding an 8-year-old girl and four other people. All five victims were in stable condition at Upstate University Hospital and were expected...

King returns to SoCal roots with ownership stake in Dodgers

Sep. 21, 2018 8:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billie Jean King has gone back to her roots in becoming part of the Los Angeles Dodgers' ownership group. The tennis champion first became enamored with the team when it arrived from Brooklyn in 1958. King says she and younger brother Randy Moffitt "grew up bleeding Dodger blue" in Long...

Mother of suspected MS-13 victim remembered as 'warrior'

Sep. 21, 2018 6:59 PM EDT

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A mother hailed by President Donald Trump for channeling grief over her slain daughter into an anti-gang crusade was memorialized at her funeral Friday as a "warrior," a week after her passion boiled into a fatal clash yards from where her child died. "She was my warrior, my rock, my...

Vikings' Sendejo fined $53,482 by NFL for hit vs. Packers

Sep. 21, 2018 6:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo was fined $53,482 by the NFL on Friday for his hit during a play in Minnesota's tie at Green Bay last weekend. Sendejo was penalized 15 yards for unnecessary roughness after tackling Packers wide receiver Davante Adams in the third quarter. The safety knocked...