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Major League Baseball: Padres keep Tribebats silent again

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND — Cory Spangenberg hit a two-run homer, Luis Perdomo won his third straight start and the San Diego Padres got another rare road win, beating Cleveland 6-2 on Wednesday night as the Indians were again without manager Terry Francona. Perdomo...
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Thursday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Boston 49 35 .583 — New York 44 39 .530 4½ Tampa Bay 44 42 .512 6 Baltimore 40 44 .476 9 Toronto 39 45 .464 10 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 44 39 .530 — Kansas City 43 40 .518 1 Minnesota 43 40...
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Prep Sports: OHSAA penalizes Old Fort

COLUMBUS — Old Fort was among four Northwest Ohio schools listed on a release by the Ohio High School Athletic Association on Wednesday detailing infractions and penalties doled out for violations of OHSAA rules and policy during the 2016-17 school year. The OHSAA ruled Old...

Daniel Dae Kim: Contract dispute behind 'Hawaii Five-0' exit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Daniel Dae Kim said his decision to leave “Hawaii Five-O” stemmed from a contract dispute. In a Facebook post, the actor said he and CBS were unable to agree on contract terms, so he made the “difficult choice” to exit the series....

Hobby Lobby fined $3 million over smuggled Iraqi artifacts

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Federal prosecutors say Hobby Lobby Stores has agreed to pay a $3 million federal fine and forfeit thousands of ancient Iraqi artifacts smuggled from the Middle East that the government alleges were intentionally mislabled. Prosecutors filed a civil...

10 things to Know for Thursday

Opposition lawmaker Americo De Grazia is led away by bodyguards and a National Assembly employee after he was injured in a melee with supposed government supporters who tried to forced their way into the National Assembly at the end of a ceremony commemorating the country’s...

Oregon approves measure requiring insurers to cover abortion

AP Photo/Don Ryan SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Insurance companies in Oregon would be required to cover abortions and other reproductive services at no cost to the patient regardless of income, citizenship status or gender identity under a measure approved Wednesday by lawmakers....

Mississippi demands $6.4M back from electric car maker, CEO

AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s state auditor on Wednesday demanded that a troubled electric car maker or its leader repay $4.9 million in state and local aid the company received, plus $1.5 million of interest. Auditor Stacey Pickering...

Bear breaks in to house, hunts for food as owner sleeps

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A bear that broke in to a Colorado home and tore through the place looking for food as the owner slept upstairs has been killed by wildlife officers. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports that the bear spent six hours trashing the kitchen....

Officer’s killer had ranted about police killing and abusing

This undated photo provided by the New York Police Department shows officer Miosotis Familia, who was shot to death early Wednesday, July 5, 2017, ambushed inside a command post RV by an ex-convict, authorities said. The gunman was killed by police about a block away. (NYPD via...