Stroman sharp as Blue Jays knock Braves out of NL East lead

Jul. 10, 2018 10:43 PM EDT Stroman sharp as Blue Jays knock Braves out of NL East lead By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer BC-BBO–Blue Jays-Braves <!– –> Todd Kirkland, ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA (AP) — Russell Martin’s sharp single in...
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Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight dies at age 39

Jul. 10, 2018 10:37 PM EDT Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight dies at age 39 AP-BKO-Obit-Billy-Knight <!– –> KEVORK DJANSEZIAN, ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight has died in Phoenix. The...
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Silver says draft eligibility age likely to be changed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is certain that changes are coming to the league. Some are easy. Others, not so much. Speaking after the NBA’s Board of Governors meeting on Tuesday night, Silver said he thinks the league is ready to scrap the rule...
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Chisenhall To Miss 8-10 Weeks, Tomlin Placed On DL

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall will miss 8 to 10 weeks with a strained left calf muscle. A second medical opinion confirmed the severity of the injury. Chisenhall suffered a Grade 3 strain while warming up before a July 2 game in Kansas City. He...
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Machado hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Yankees 6-5

BALTIMORE (AP) — Manny Machado hit two home runs, Jonathan Schoop singled in the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied past the New York Yankees 6-5 Tuesday night. Greg Bird homered and drove in four runs for the Yankees, who own...
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Machado hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Yankees 6-5

BALTIMORE (AP) — Manny Machado hit two home runs, Jonathan Schoop singled in the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied past the New York Yankees 6-5 Tuesday night. Greg Bird homered and drove in four runs for the Yankees, who own...
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Ohio Senate OKs Payday Lending Bill After Changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Republican-controlled Senate has toughened a proposed bill cracking down on the short-term lending industry and returned the measure to the House. During a rare July session Tuesday, senators approved the bill, 21-9. Nine Republicans...
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Trump says drug maker Pfizer ‘rolling back price hikes’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says pharmaceutical company Pfizer is “rolling back price hikes, so American patients don’t pay more.” Trump is tweeting that he and Health Secretary Alex Azar discussed the issue Tuesday with Pfizer CEO Ian Read....
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Additional Ex-wrestlers At Ohio State Defend Congressman

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several former Ohio State University wrestlers are backing U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan in a dispute over what the congressman knew about alleged sexual abuse of wrestlers while coaching at the school. The statements from 14 individuals released by a Virginia...
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Man accused of yelling, causing plane to land pleads guilty

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Washington state man accused of screaming on a flight and causing the pilot to make an emergency landing in Oklahoma has pleaded guilty to a federal assault charge. Federal prosecutors in Tulsa say 29-year-old Bolutife Olorunda of Vancouver,...
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