Mariners Place RHP Scribner On DL, Call Up OF Powell

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have placed right-hander Evan Scribner on the 10-day disabled list with a sore elbow and recalled outfielder Boog Powell from Triple-A Tacoma. The Mariners have seven players on the DL, including two starting pitchers — staff ace Felix...

Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series

FILE – In this Aug. 11, 2015 file photo, actress Laverne Cox attends the “Orange Is the New Black” FYC Screening at DGA Theater in New York. A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix’s hit series “Orange Is The New Black,”...

Investments in Russia become focus in congressional race

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Financial disclosure statements filed by a Montana Republican in his bid for Congress show $240,000 in investments in index funds with substantial holdings in Russian firms under sanctions by the U.S. government. The sanctions were put in place by the...

AP FACT CHECK: Have Trump aides caught his exaggeration bug?

AP Photo/Evan Vucci WASHINGTON (AP) — The administration officials who gave President Donald Trump’s tax plan a splashy debut in recent days seem to have caught the exaggeration bug from their boss. A look at some statements by Trump and his aides over this past week,...

Latest Use Of Sedative Keeps Death Penalty Debate Alive

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment? It’s the central question of the current U.S. death penalty debate, highlighted by the latest execution involving a disputed sedative that appeared to involve discomfort to the inmate. States...

AP Source: Nationals CF Eaton out for season with hurt knee

Washington Nationals’ Adam Eaton (2) lies on the field after he was injured on a play at first base during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Eaton’s...

Fyre Fest fiasco: Bahamas party lives, dies on social media

In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media. And it’s been a sudden and ugly death for the ill-fated Fyre Festival, a multiday music, art and culture party that promised “an invitation to let loose and unplug with the likeminded” on...

100 days in, Trump says he’s brought about ‘profound change’

President Donald Trump speaks at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pa., Saturday, April 29, 2017, on the 100th day of his presidency. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in...

Rain Postpones Reds-Cardinals Game In St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Reds has been postponed because of rain. No makeup day has been announced and a doubleheader on Sunday has been ruled out. The Cardinals, winners of nine of their past 11, were set to start Mike Leake (3-1,...

The Latest: Spring snow falls on climate marchers in Denver

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh DENVER (AP) — The Latest on climate marches around the U.S. Saturday (all times local): 2:30 p.m. While climate marchers in Washington, D.C., contend with sweltering heat, their counterparts in Denver got a dose of spring snow. Several hundred people...