AP sources: Senate GOP health bill would reshape Obama law

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sen. McConnell...
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Pro Baseball: Carrasco fans 10 in win over Baltimore

By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE — Carlos Carrasco struck out 10, Francisco Lindor homered and the Cleveland Indians defeated the skidding Baltimore Orioles 5-1 Wednesday night for their seventh win in eight games. Carrasco (8-3) allowed seven hits and walked...
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Thursday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB New York 39 30 .565 — Boston 40 32 .556 ½ Tampa Bay 39 36 .520 3 Baltimore 35 36 .493 5 Toronto 34 36 .486 5½ Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 38 32 .543 — Minnesota 35 33 .515 2 Kansas City 35 36...
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Youth Softball: Fostoria 1 wins

Fostoria 1 increased its winning streak to three straight games on Tuesday with a 12-0 victory over Arlington on Monday in a Hancock County Girls Fastpitch age 10 and under game. Katy Denny hit a home run for Fostoria 1 (4-3), while Ella Kitchen collected three hits, and Isabella...

IS militants destroy 12 century mosque in Iraq’s Mosul

This image provided by U.S. CENTCOM shows al-Nuri mosque destroyed by the Islamic State group, in Mosul, Iraq, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The Islamic State group destroyed the mosque and its iconic leaning minaret known as al-Hadba when fighters detonated explosives inside the...

1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

Vehicles navigate past waves and debris washing over State Highway 87 as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in High Island, Texas. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather...

A strong field at Hartford, a record at stake on LPGA Tour

Jason Day signs autographs at the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands, Wednesday, June 21, 2017 in Cromwell, Conn. (John Woike/Hartford Courant via AP) As the scores kept going lower and lower at Erin Hills, more than one observer suggested the U.S. Open looked more...

Return of ‘Great Montreal Raft Race’ put the fun back in F1

In this image from video, competitors take part in the raft race at the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on June 10, 2017. Just hours before strapping rock star drivers into multimillion-dollar cars traveling at more than 200 mph, team crews–and...

Expansion Vegas loads up on D-men, could make more trades

Vegas Golden Knights’ Deryk Engelland poses for photographers Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. Engelland was picked by the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL expansion draft. (AP Photo/John Locher) George McPhee secured a king’s ransom to avoid selecting certain...

Who’s No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

FILE – In this March 19, 2017, file photo, Duke’s Jayson Tatum, left, drives past South Carolina’s Chris Silva during the first half in a second-round game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament, in Greenville, S.C. The top forwards in...