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Brewers Beat Reds 1-0, End 4-game Slide

CINCINNATI (AP) — Matt Garza threw a two-hitter for his fourth career shutout, and the Milwaukee Brewers ended their four-game losing streak by beating the Cincinnati Reds 1-0 on Saturday night. Despite a slump that matched their longest of the season, the Brewers maintained the...
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Van Gaal leads Dutch into World Cup semifinals

Netherlands’ goalkeeper Tim Krul makes a save on a shot by Costa Rica’s Michael Umana during a penalty shootout in extra time during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Saturday, July 5, 2014. The Netherlands defeated...
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Philadelphia fire kills 4 kids, engulfs 10 houses

A woman cries as she walks past Philadelphia firefighters working on burned row homes on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in Philadelphia. A fast-moving fire in southwest Philadelphia early Saturday left four children dead and burned through a number of adjoining homes. (AP Photo/Michael...
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Shark bites man near Southern California beach

In this photo by Laura Joyce of goofyfootphotography.com, two men carry a swimmer, second from right, after he was bitten by a great white shark, as lifeguards close in at left in the ocean off Southern California’s Manhattan Beach, Saturday, July 5, 2014. The man, who...

Authorities: Motorcycle Rider Killed In Ohio Crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a motorcycle rider was killed in a crash and another other vehicle apparently left the scene in central Ohio before authorities arrived. Local media report that the Franklin County sheriff’s office says a person riding the...

Authorities: Motorcycle Rider Killed In Ohio Crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a motorcycle rider was killed in a crash and another other vehicle apparently left the scene in central Ohio before authorities arrived. Local media report that the Franklin County sheriff’s office says a person riding the...

Brewers’ Braun Leaves With Back Spasms

CINCINNATI (AP) — Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun left a game against the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday with spasms in his lower back. Braun struck out swinging in the first and played right field in the bottom half of the inning. He was replaced in the field by Logan Schafer for...
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4 confirmed dead in Fla. boat collision

Emergency workers carry an injured person on a stretcher on Friday night, July 4, 2014 after three boats collided near a Miami marina around the end of a fireworks display. Four were killed and a dozen others injured. (AP Photo/Miami Fire Rescue, Lt. Ignatius Carroll Jr.)...

Authorities Suspect Fireworks Caused Fatal Fire

PROCTORVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities suspect that a house fire that killed a couple in southern Ohio may have been sparked by illegal use of fireworks in the area. The state fire marshal’s office said in a statement Saturday that a man and woman, both in their 70s, were...
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Only road onto NC island reopening after Arthur

A man crosses a flooded Highway 64 as wind pushes water over the road as Hurricane Arthur passes through Nags Head, N.C., Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) A man crosses a flooded Highway 64 as wind pushes water over the road as Hurricane Arthur passes through Nags...