Stanton loses glove over wall on triple by Dodgers’ Taylor

Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton loses his glove over the wall as he attempted to catch a triple hit by Los Angeles Dodgers’ Chris Taylor during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 16, 2017, in Miami. The Dodgers defeated the Marlins 3-2. When...

Texas 'bathroom bill' may shape 2018 GOP primary campaigns

AP Photo/Eric Gay AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Though “bathroom bills” targeting transgender people fizzled in deep-red states across the U.S., the issue is still white hot in Texas, where the Legislature is heading into special session prepared to revive it and...

Should NYPD lawyers step in to prosecute? Protesters say no

AP Photo/Seth Wenig NEW YORK (AP) — Arminta Jeffryes was arrested while protesting police brutality. Then the police department played an unusual role in her court case. A New York Police Department lawyer stepped in to prosecute the jaywalking charge against her, in a...

Singer Aaron Carter, girlfriend arrested in Georgia

CORNELIA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say singer Aaron Carter and his girlfriend have been arrested on DUI and drug charges in Georgia. Habersham County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Capt. Floyd Canup says the 29-year-old Carter and Madison Parker were arrested Saturday....

Flash flood at swimming hole kills 7; more people missing

TONTO NATOINAL FOREST, Ariz. (AP) — A flash flood barreled through a popular Arizona swimming hole where more than a hundred people were taking refuge from summer heat, killing at least seven people, leaving many more missing and forcing survivors to cling to trees in the...

Bees at center of swarm, attack moved from suburbia to farm

RAMSEY, N.J. (AP) — Police say that the New Jersey beehive at the center of an attack on a beekeeper and his wife has been moved to a farm. Ramsey Police Chief Bryan Gurney told The Record (https://njersy.co/2v7C2I2) on Sunday that professionals moved the hive from the town...

Forever’s gonna start tonight: Wedding set for total eclipse

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An astronomy buff and her fiance want to make sure nothing eclipses their Missouri wedding ceremony. Samantha Adams tells The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/2vqYs6r ) that her longtime fascination with the stars prompted her to schedule the ceremony...

Quintana dazzles in Cubs debut, fans 12 to beat Orioles 8-0

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jose Quintana throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) BALTIMORE (AP) — Jose Quintana dazzled in his debut for the Chicago Cubs, striking out a...

Turner homers, Dodgers win 9th straight by beating Miami 3-2

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, July 16, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) MIAMI (AP) — Justin Turner homered and singled...

Sword belonging to commander of black Civil War unit found

AP Photo/Elise Amendola BOSTON (AP) — The sword that belonged to the commanding officer of the first all-black regiment raised in the North during the U.S. Civil War has been recovered after being lost to history for more than 150 years. The British-made sword carried into...