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Arcia's tiebreaking single in 9th lifts Braves past Giants

Jun. 20, 2022 23:40 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Orlando Arcia could sense a big moment coming. All he had to do was look at the support he was getting from the Braves' dugout to know he was about to deliver a walkoff hit. “I took those first two fastballs for balls," he said. “Honestly all I was trying to do...

17 years post-Katrina, New Orleans-area protections complete

May. 27, 2022 21:21 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Seventeen years after Hurricane Katrina flooded New Orleans, the Army Corps of Engineers has completed an extensive system of floodgates, strengthened levees and other protections. The 130-mile (210-kilometer) ring is designed to hold out storm surge of about 30...

Lewis Hamilton races with his nose stud in at Monaco GP

May. 27, 2022 08:24 AM EDT

MONACO (AP) — Lewis Hamilton kept his nose stud in at the Monaco Grand Prix after motorsport's governing body extended the exemption on drivers wearing jewelry until the end of June. Hamilton had been given a temporary exemption of two races to remove his stud, a process he said...

A look at Queen Elizabeth II's style through the decades

May. 26, 2022 13:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II just might have the hardest working wardrobe on the planet. “Every outfit worn in public is carefully calibrated to inspire or remind, to signal gratitude or respect, to convey a sense of power or familiarity,” wrote The Mail on Sunday in...

Column: F1's hyped 1st trip to Miami a money-losing success

May. 09, 2022 16:12 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Grand Prix was hot, from the party scene to the weather, but it faced nearly impossible expectations. The celebrity watching was top level, certainly for a motorsports event. There was Paris Hilton, using a portable fan to cool herself as she...

Hamilton visited by Michelle Obama, speaks on Roe v. Wade

May. 08, 2022 10:44 AM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lewis Hamilton dipped into the Roe v. Wade debate shortly after arriving in the United States. He protested a ban on wearing jewelry while racing by sporting three watches, eight rings and multiple necklaces in Miami. And as the seven-time world champion...

Formula One star Lewis Hamilton blasts piercings crackdown

May. 06, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Seven-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton protested the FIA's crackdown on body piercings Friday by showing up at the Miami Grand Prix wearing every piece of jewelry he could fit on his body and suggesting he was willing to sit out races over the issue. ...

Alvarez has 2 HRs in return to lead Astros over Angels 8-3

Apr. 19, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston manager Dusty Baker considered giving Yordan Alvarez another day off after he missed five games because of COVID-19 health and safety protocols because he wasn't sure if Alvarez was ready to go. It quickly became apparent Monday night that the big slugger...

'Biophilia' style: Nature as self-expression, solace

Apr. 13, 2022 16:48 PM EDT

From tattoos to clothing to furnishings, more people are adorning their bodies and homes with themes from nature. Designers and artists who see this “biophilia” trend think it’s a response to both the pandemic and anxiety about environmental destruction. “Our collective...

Braves get rings, beat Reds 2-1 behind scoreless Wright

Apr. 09, 2022 23:37 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Kyle Wright has found his confidence, and the Atlanta Braves hope they have found renewed depth in their rotation. Wright picked up a World Series ring along with many of his Atlanta teammates, then pitched two-hit ball over six scoreless innings to lead the Braves...