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Officer in fatal NY arrest stripped of gun, badge

Esaw Garner, wife of Eric Garner, breaks down in the arms of Rev. Herbert Daughtry, center, and Rev. Al Sharpton, right, during a rally at the National Action Network headquarters for Eric Garner, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in New York. Garner, 43, died Thursday, during an arrest...

Eastern League

___ Erie 5, Akron 2, 1st game Reading 1, New Britain 0, 1st game Bowie at Altoona, 6 p.m. Harrisburg at Richmond, 6:05 p.m. Trenton at Binghamton, 7:05 p.m. Portland at New Hampshire, 7:05 p.m. Erie at Akron, 7:35 p.m., 2nd game New Britain at Reading, 8:05 p.m., 2nd game Trenton...

Eastern League

___ Erie 5, Akron 2, 1st game Reading 1, New Britain 0, 1st game Bowie at Altoona, 6 p.m. Harrisburg at Richmond, 6:05 p.m. Trenton at Binghamton, 7:05 p.m. Portland at New Hampshire, 7:05 p.m. Erie at Akron, 7:35 p.m., 2nd game New Britain at Reading, 8:05 p.m., 2nd game Trenton...
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Appeals court postpones Arizona man’s execution

FILE-This undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood. A federal judge is expected to make a decision Friday, July 11, 2014 on whether to stop the execution of Wood a condemned Arizona inmate amid questions about the drug...

Indians Spoil VerHagen’s Debut, Beat Tigers 6-2

DETROIT (AP) — Drew VerHagen shook off some early nerves and struck out his first two hitters. It wasn’t until the fifth inning that the Cleveland Indians finally got to the Detroit rookie. VerHagen allowed three runs in the fifth, and the Indians went on to a 6-2 victory...

Pace, Diaz Share Lead Through 54 Holes At Marathon

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — South Africa’s Lee-Anne Pace, seeking a breakthrough win in the U.S., shot a 3-under 68 on Saturday to grab a share of the lead with Laura Diaz in the Marathon Classic. Pace, an eight-time winner on the Ladies European Tour, bounced back from bogeys at...

Appeals court postpones Arizona man’s execution

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal appeals court on Saturday granted an Arizona death row inmate’s request to postpone his pending execution, putting it on hold until prison officials reveal details on the two-drug combination that will be used to put him to death. The...
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Officer in fatal NY arrest stripped of gun, badge

Emerald Garner, daughter of Eric Garner, mourns at the site of her father’s death on a march following a service held in his name at the Mount Sinai Center for Community Enrichment, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in the Staten Island borough of New York. The wife of a man who...
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Teen’s death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

This Jan. 16, 2014, photo shows Keystone High School wrestler Logan Stiner during a match in Sheffield Village, Ohio. The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine sold on the Internet after Stiner died after consuming it. Even a teaspoon...

Editorial: U.S. immigration crisis is hampered by a paralyzed Congress

By Editorial Board July 19 at 7:28 PM THE 113TH Congress, which will afflict this nation until Jan. 3, is a paradigm of inaction, inertia and partisan paralysis. And on the issue of immigration, which has risen to the top of Americans’ list of concerns, Congress has outdone...