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Arrieta tales no-hit bid into 8th for Cubs

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta tips his cap as he gets a standing ovation from Red Sox fans after carrying a no-hitter to the eighth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, June 30, 2014. Boston Red Sox’s Stephen Drew broke up his bid with a...

UN: More than 2,400 killed in Iraq in June

BAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says more than 2,400 people were killed in Iraq in June, making it the deadliest month so far in the country this year. The U.N. mission to Iraq said in a statement released Tuesday that at least 2,417 people were killed in the country in...

Severe thunderstorm warnings lifted

The National Weather Service has lifted a severe thunderstorm warning for Hancock, Allen, Putnam, Wood and Lucas counties. A severe thunderstorm watch continues until 8 a.m. for Allen, Hancock, Henry, Putnam, Seneca, Wood and Wyandot  counties.
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Hamas member killed in clashes with Israeli troops

Palestinians inspect the blown-up house of Amer Abu Eisheh, one of two Palestinians suspected in the killing of three Israeli teenagers, after it was demolished by the Israeli army at the West Bank city of Hebron, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. The Israeli military found the bodies of...

Big HK democracy rally fuelled by fury at Beijing

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kongers are set to take to the streets in huge numbers Tuesday to push for greater democracy in a rally fuelled by anger over Beijing’s recent warning that it holds the ultimate authority over the southern Chinese financial center. Organizers...
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Attention, shoppers! Free agency opens in the NBA

FILE – In this April 23, 2014 file photo, Miami Heat’s LeBron James (6) high-fives Chris Bosh (1) after the Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Miami. At left is Dwyane Wade. A person familiar with...

Malaysia says will extradite suspect if necessary

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Tuesday a junior military official at its diplomatic mission in New Zealand returned home in disgrace using diplomatic immunity last month after being charged with sexual assault. Foreign Minister Anifah Aman told reporters...

Malaysia says will extradite suspect if necessary

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Tuesday a junior military official at its diplomatic mission in New Zealand returned home in disgrace using diplomatic immunity last month after being charged with sexual assault. Foreign Minister Anifah Aman told reporters...

Hamas member killed in clashes with Israeli troops

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s military says a Palestinian was shot dead when he threw a grenade at forces carrying out an arrest raid hours after the discovery of the bodies of three Israeli teenagers who went missing over two weeks ago. A spokesman said the clash...

International League

___ Gwinnett 11, Charlotte 5, 9 innings, 1st game Buffalo at Syracuse, 7 p.m. Rochester 8, Norfolk 1 Durham at Pawtucket, 7:05 p.m. Lehigh Valley at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 7:05 p.m. Louisville at Columbus, 7:05 p.m. Gwinnett at Charlotte, 7:05 p.m., 2nd game Toledo at...