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Rory McIlroy turns focus to silver _ claret jug

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland acknowledges the crowd after playing a birdie on the 17th hole during the second day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Friday July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell) Rory McIlroy of Northern...

Indians Score 7 In 7th Of 9-3 Win Over Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Jason Kipnis hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer and Asdrubal Cabrera sent the next pitch over the right-field fence to cap a seven-run seventh inning and help the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 on Friday night. Kipnis hit another home run, a solo...
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Robbers’ families say police acted appropriately

This undated photo released by the Singh family shows Misty Holt Singh who was taken hostage and killed in Stockton, Calif. following a bank robbery and gun battle on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. An attorney representing family said Friday, July 18, 2014 that he is seeking...
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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...
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Destructive Washington fire empties another town

Emma Franco, views her destroyed mobile home on Friday, July 18, 2014, after several homes were destroyed in Pateros, Wash., along South Dawson Street near Warren Street on Thursday evening. Tens of thousands of acres are burning in four major fires around the state, destroying...
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Lohse, Brewers defeat Nationals 4-2

Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper (34) dives back safely to first on a pickoff attempt as Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Mark Reynolds (7) awaits the ball during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 18, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) Washington...

Forbes sells majority stake to group of investors

NEW YORK (AP) — Forbes said Friday it will sell a majority stake in the family owned magazine publisher to a Hong Kong-based investor group. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The New York company said in November it was putting itself up for sale. The buyers...

Ellsbury, Phelps Lead Yankees To 4-3 Win Over Reds

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer, and David Phelps pitched the Yankees to a fast start in the second half, leading New York to a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran had two-out RBIs for the Yankees, who began a...

Ellsbury, Phelps Lead Yankees To 4-3 Win Over Reds

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer, and David Phelps pitched the Yankees to a fast start in the second half, leading New York to a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran had two-out RBIs for the Yankees, who began a...

Yankees 4, Reds 3

E_Jeter (7), B.Roberts (8), Betances (1). LOB_Cincinnati 6, New York 7. 2B_McCann (11), Beltran (17). HR_B.Pena 2 (5), Ellsbury (7). SB_Gardner (16), Ellsbury (25), Beltran (2). CS_Bruce (2). HBP_by Leake (Gardner). Umpires_Home, Larry Vanover; First, Paul Nauert; Second, Angel...