Polish Official Suspended Over Image Of Tusk As SS Officer

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s Foreign Ministry has suspended one of its honorary consuls in the U.S. after the woman allegedly posted a digitally-altered image showing European Council President Donald Tusk dressed as a Nazi German SS officer. The image was posted on the...

Polish Official Suspended After Depicting Tusk As SS Officer

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s Foreign Ministry has suspended one of its honorary consuls in the U.S. after the woman posted a digitally-altered image showing European Council President Donald Tusk dressed as a Nazi German SS officer. Polish state news agency PAP reported...

Penguins-Capitals Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Daley, PIT, (hooking), 4:18; Cole, PIT, (interference), 17:43. Second Period_1, Pittsburgh, Cullen 1, 1:15 (sh). 2, Washington, Niskanen 1 (Ovechkin, Backstrom), 2:09 (pp). 3, Pittsburgh, Kessel 3 (Guentzel, Crosby), 13:04. 4, Pittsburgh, Guentzel 6...

Harrison, Herrera Lead NYCFC To 3-2 Win Over Crew

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jack Harrison scored twice, 19-year-old Yangel Herrera added an assist and his first MLS goal and New York City FC beat the Columbus Crew 3-2 on Saturday night. Harrison’s second goal capped the scoring in the 76th minute. Herrera swooped in to steal a...

Hi, Bye: Mariners Newcomer Makes Big League Debut _ Sort Of

CLEVELAND (AP) — For the record, Seattle Mariners newcomer Boog Powell made his major league debut Saturday. Just don’t look for any stats to prove it. Promoted from Triple-A Tacoma shortly before the Mariners played Cleveland, Powell was announced as a pinch hitter for...

AHL Playoff Glance

Friday, April 21: Providence 2, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 1 Sunday, April 23: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 6, Providence 5, OT Thursday, April 27: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 2, Providence 1 Friday, April 28: Providence 4, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 2 Sunday, April 30: Providence at...

Eastern League

___ Binghamton 7, New Hampshire 3 Harrisburg at Altoona, 6 p.m. Reading 6, Portland 5 Richmond 5, Hartford 4 Akron at Bowie, 6:35 p.m. Erie at Trenton, 7 p.m. Erie at Trenton, 1 p.m. Harrisburg at Altoona, 1 p.m. New Hampshire at Binghamton, 1:05 p.m. Richmond at Hartford, 1:35...

Salazar, Bullpen Hold Seattle Hitless In Last 8, Indians Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Salazar got off to a rocky start, then combined with two Cleveland relievers to hold the Seattle Mariners hitless over the final eight innings Saturday and give the Indians a 4-3 win. Salazar (2-2) gave up a double to Robinson Cano in the first, followed by...

Texas Prosecutor Drops Ohio Man’s Cold Case Murder Charge

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s district attorney has dropped a murder charge against an Ohio man mistakenly identified as the suspect in a 1979 shooting. Authorities arrested 69-year-old Leon Dudley last year in Ohio and extradited him to Houston where he was charged with...

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...