Saudi Arabia orders Canadian envoy to leave over criticism

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia on Monday ordered the Canadian ambassador to leave the ultraconservative kingdom within 24 hours after his nation criticized the recent arrest of women’s rights activists. The Saudi Foreign Ministry also said it would...
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The Latest: Lombok quake deaths rise to 91, “massive” damage

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on an earthquake that struck Indonesia’s Lombok island (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency says the death toll from the earthquake on Lombok has risen to 91 and could rise further as...
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Monday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Boston 78 34 .696 — New York 68 41 .624 8½ Tampa Bay 56 56 .500 22 Toronto 51 60 .459 26½ Baltimore 34 78 .304 44 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 61 49 .555 — Minnesota 52 58 .473 9 Detroit 47 65...
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Prep sports: Area prep golf, tennis info sought

The Courier Sports Department is gearing up for the high school sports season. We are still in need of information on several area boys and girls golf and girls tennis teams. Information was sent via email to each area head coach. Coaches should return the preseason forms they...
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Area golf: Van Buren’s Ohlrich finishes 2nd at St. Francis Invitational

TOLEDO — Connor Ohlrich placed second individually in leading Van Buren to a fifth-place finish in the 19-team field at Saturday’s St. Francis Knight Invitational at Heatherdowns Golf Club. Ohlrich’s 75 paced the Black Knights, A.J. Overmyer carded an 83, while...

Thomas Doesn’t Break Sweat In Winning Finale At Firestone

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Justin Thomas never let anyone closer than two shots and closed with a 1-under 69 to win the Bridgestone Invitational for his third PGA Tour title this season. The final World Golf Championship at Firestone lacked drama Sunday. Tiger Woods, an eight-time...
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Police: Baby’s body pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a baby who was found floating in the water near the Brooklyn Bridge on Sunday. A family visiting from Stillwater, Oklahoma, spotted the approximately 8-month-old boy wearing only diapers in the shallow water near...
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Indians 4, Angels 3

E_Martin (3), Simmons (8). DP_Los Angeles 2. LOB_Los Angeles 11, Cleveland 6. 2B_Ohtani (14), Lindor (36), Kipnis (19). 3B_K.Calhoun (2). HR_J.Ramirez (33). SB_Cowart (1). Cimber pitched to 1 batter in the 7th HBP_by McGuire (Encarnacion), by McGuire (Kipnis), by Cimber...
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Hiroshima marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing in WWII

TOKYO (AP) — Hiroshima has marked the 73rd anniversary of the Aug. 6, 1945, atomic bombing with a somber ceremony to remember the people killed and injured and a call to eliminate nuclear weapons amid hopes of denuclearizing North Korea. Mayor Kazumi Matsui raised concerns...
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Roark Continues Strong Run As Nationals Defeat Reds 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Wieters homered to back Tanner Roark, who went seven innings to win his third straight start, and the Washington Nationals defeated the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 on Sunday. The Nationals took three of four from the Reds and have won eight of 11 overall....
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