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Padres manager Bob Melvin expected back in dugout Friday

May. 19, 2022 21:46 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Manager Bob Melvin plans to return to the dugout Friday night when the San Diego Padres open a three-game series at San Francisco, the team said Thursday. Melvin has been away since having prostate surgery on May 11. The Padres said no cancer was found. Melvin...

Darvish leads Padres past Phillies 2-0 with 7 sharp innings

May. 19, 2022 20:15 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Yu Darvish put the tying runs on base and the heart of the Phillies lineup was coming up. With the way Kyle Schwarber and the suddenly silent bats have been swinging, Darvish breezed through the order in the sixth inning without a run allowed, a peak performance...

Oz, McCormick tied in Pa. with thousands of ballots to count

May. 19, 2022 17:52 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vote counting in Pennsylvania's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate dragged into a third day as Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund CEO David McCormick remained essentially tied with thousands of ballots left to tally. Oz, who was endorsed by former...

Shamaine Daniels wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 10th Congressional District.

May. 19, 2022 16:06 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Shamaine Daniels wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 10th Congressional District.

Lisa Scheller wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 7th Congressional District.

May. 19, 2022 16:01 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lisa Scheller wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 7th Congressional District.

Guy Ciarrocchi wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 6th Congressional District.

May. 19, 2022 15:46 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guy Ciarrocchi wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 6th Congressional District.

New York's hasty redistricting rewrite draws ire of locals

May. 19, 2022 13:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers pride themselves on the dynamism of their metropolis, where it can feel totally different on the next block, where tourists walking in Chinatown quickly find themselves in Little Italy, where a neighborhood can be a proxy for a lifestyle or worldview. ...

The tiniest babies: Shifting the boundary of life earlier

May. 19, 2022 13:52 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Michelle Butler was just over halfway through her pregnancy when her water broke and contractions wracked her body. She couldn’t escape a terrifying truth: Her twins were coming much too soon. Dr. Brian Sims entered the delivery room and gently explained...

Philadelphia shooting wounds 5 near Temple University

May. 19, 2022 04:34 AM EDT

A shooting near Philadelphia's Temple University wounded five people on Wednesday — two in extremely critical condition. A suspect was caught with the help of university police, a spokesperson for the school told WPVI-TV. The victims were three women, ages 19, 20 and...

EXPLAINER: How mailed ballots slow results in Pennsylvania

May. 19, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Counting of mailed ballots in Pennsylvania is drawing renewed scrutiny amid a too-close-to-call U.S. Senate primary between Republicans David McCormick and Dr. Mehmet Oz. Former President Donald Trump blasted the state's elections procedures on social media...