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At least 15 die in multiple attacks near US-Mexico border

Jun. 20, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Gunmen aboard a number of vehicles staged attacks in several neighborhoods in the Mexican border city of Reynosa on Saturday, and at least 15 people died in clashes that caused widespread panic, according to local law enforcement. The...

Austin FC ties San Jose in first MLS game at Q2 Stadium

Jun. 20, 2021 00:15 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brad Stuver tied his career-high with nine saves to help Austin FC to a 0-0 tie with the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night in the first MLS game at Q2 Stadium. The expansion team spent its first eight weeks on the road while waiting to make its...

Mabrey has career-high 28, Wings hit 17 3s, beat Lynx 95-77

Jun. 19, 2021 23:26 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marina Mabrey scored a career-high 28 points and hit five of Dallas' franchise-record 17 3-pointers to help the Wings beat the Minnesota Lynx 95-77 on Saturday night. Mabrey shot 9 of 13 from the field and tied the club single-game record for...

Pepi’s 2nd-half goal lifts FC Dallas to 1-1 draw with Loons

Jun. 19, 2021 23:15 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Ricardo Pepi scored the tying goal in the 68th minute and FC Dallas held on for a 1-1 draw with Minnesota United on Saturday night. Ryan Hollingshead led Pepi into the penalty area with a well-placed pass and Pepi finished with a left-footed shot...

Garcia drives in 3, Correa homers as Astros beat White Sox

Jun. 19, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — In the three games since Houston star third baseman Alex Bregman was injured, the two players filling in for him have come up big to help the Astros keep their winning streak alive. Astros rookie Robel Garcia tied a career high with three RBIs, Carlos...

Rockies pitcher Austin Gomber leaves start due to injury

Jun. 19, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies left-hander Austin Gomber left his start against the Milwaukee Brewers after pitching two innings Saturday night due to left forearm tightness. Gomber was replaced on the mound by Jhoulys Chacin. Gomber allowed two...

Juneteenth, recalling end of slavery, is marked across US

Jun. 19, 2021 21:14 PM EDT

Parades, picnics and lessons in history were offered Saturday to commemorate Juneteenth in the U.S., a day that carried even more significance after Congress and President Joe Biden created a federal holiday to observe the end of slavery. A new holiday was “really...

Slain Dallas girl, 7, stabbed over 30 times; mother arrested

Jun. 19, 2021 21:12 PM EDT

A 7-year-old Dallas girl whose mother was recently arrested in her death was stabbed over 30 times, according to a court document. Madison Petry died after being stabbed on Thursday. Troyshaye Mone Hall, 23, faces a capital murder charge in her daughter's slaying, as well...

Guerrero's go-ahead double helps Jays rally past O's 10-7

Jun. 19, 2021 20:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his major-league leading 23rd homer and later capped Toronto’s ninth-inning rally with a go-ahead, two-run double, and the Blue Jays ended a five-game skid with a 10-7 victory Saturday over the Baltimore Orioles. Marcus...

Twins take lead on consecutive wild pitches, top Rangers 3-2

Jun. 19, 2021 19:58 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Minnesota Twins are getting healthier and will take any break they can get as the two-time defending AL Central champions try to get out of last place in their division. A twofer in Texas on Saturday could end up being a boost. ...