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Wings get 1st win of season, 71-61 over Dream

Jun. 16, 2019 12:46 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale scored 17 points, Allisha Gray added 16 points and the Dallas Wings got their first win of the season with a 71-61 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Saturday night. The Wings (1-5) took control with a 17-4 run to lead 45-40 on Gray's driving layup with 1:47 left in...

Michigan beats Texas Tech 5-3 in its 1st CWS game since 1984

Jun. 15, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Stage fright was no factor for a Michigan baseball program that's in the College World Series for the first time in 35 years. The Wolverines just kept doing what they've been doing since the NCAA Tournament started. "Pitching, defense, timely hitting seems to be the recipe of the...

Braves' Keuchel allows 3 runs in 7 innings in Double-A game

Jun. 15, 2019 10:21 PM EDT

PEARL, Miss. (AP) — Dallas Keuchel has thrown 14 innings of minor league baseball for two teams in two states over the past six days. There were a lot of good pitches and a few bad ones, but overall he's pleased with his progress since signing with the Atlanta Braves on June 7. Next stop — he hopes...

Rookie Yordan Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2

Jun. 15, 2019 8:12 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez has quickly become a huge hit for the injury-depleted Houston Astros. The 21-year-old rookie from Cuba homered again, connecting for an upper-deck shot Saturday to send the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2. Alvarez became the fourth player in major league history to hit...

US border center scrutinized after teen found with preemie

Jun. 15, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

A U.S. Border Patrol facility in Texas came under new scrutiny Saturday after a teenage mother was found there with a premature baby. Immigrant advocates expected the facility in the U.S.-Mexico border city of McAllen to allow doctors inside to conduct health assessments, but it was not immediately clear whether...

Texas sheriff's sergeant dies after found with head injuries

Jun. 15, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's sergeant who died shortly after being found in his car with head injuries apparently suffered a medical emergency and wasn't shot, as deputies initially suspected, authorities said Saturday. The Tarrant County medical examiner's office determined that Sgt. Keith...

The Latest: Texas sheriff's sergeant suffered medical crisis

Jun. 15, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the death of a Texas sheriff's sergeant (all times local): 4 p.m. Authorities say a Texas sheriff's sergeant who died after being found in his car suffered a medical emergency that caused him to fall and apparently strike his head. The Tarrant County medical...

It's a photo finish on road race up Mount Washington

Jun. 15, 2019 3:28 PM EDT

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — The annual race up the highest peak in the northeastern United States ended Saturday in the first photo finish atop the summit of cold and windy Mount Washington. Brittni Hutton, 29, of Lubbock, Texas, led the entire race but Heidi Caldwell, 27, of Craftsbury Common, Vermont,...

It's a photo finish on road race up Northeast's highest peak

Jun. 15, 2019 3:10 PM EDT

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — The annual race up the highest peak in the Northeast has ended in the first photo finish. Twenty-nine-year-old Brittni Hutton, of Lubbock, Texas, led the entire race but 27-year-old Heidi Caldwell, of Craftsbury Common, Vermont, caught her at the finish line Saturday. Both...

It's a photo finish on road race up Northeast's highest peak

Jun. 15, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — The annual race up the highest peak in the Northeast has ended in the first photo finish. Twenty-nine-year-old Brittni Hutton, of Lubbock, Texas, led the entire race but 27-year-old Heidi Caldwell, of Craftsbury Common, Vermont, caught her at the finish line Saturday. Both...