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  • Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase race

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Raised in Connecticut, Joey Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and flocked by family and friends. For Logano, the track about 75 miles outside of Boston was his version of Daytona....

  • Relatives: Vet arrested at White House needs help

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — An Iraq war veteran accused of scaling a fence and making it into the White House before the Secret Service stopped him posed no threat to anyone and needs counseling instead of prosecution, members of his family said Sunday. Omar Gonzalez, 42, was arrested Friday and is...

  • California authorities capture 5th jail escapee

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A fifth man who escaped a Central California correctional facility has been captured, authorities said Sunday. Madera County deputies apprehended Roel Soliz, 30, of Chowchilla in Fairmead shortly before 3 p.m. after receiving an anonymous phone tip, Sheriff John Anderson...

  • DeGrom solid for Mets, wants to make another start

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom hopes Mets manager Terry Collins lets him make one last start. With the way he's pitching, deGrom sees no reason to stop now even though New York might want to keep the rookie under 185 innings for the season. "I told him I would like to make my next one," deGrom...

  • Blue Jays complete 1-6 trip with 5-2 loss to Yanks

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — When the Toronto Blue Jays headed home on Sunday evening after yet another loss at Yankee Stadium, they were 6 1/2 games out for the AL's second wild card with seven games to play. "It's not looking too great," Jose Bautista said after the 5-2 defeat. "The stars are going to...

  • Group says it gave hundreds of veterans free pot

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Hundreds of military veterans received free marijuana during a special giveaway in Denver designed to show that pot can help ease their pain. Members of Operation Grow4Vets said the Saturday event aimed to offer veterans an alternative to prescription drugs to help with anxiety,...

  • Dodgers beat Cubs 8-5

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Matt Kemp homered and had four RBIs, Yasiel Puig scored a career-high four times and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers used six pitchers to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-5 on Sunday. Kemp had four hits for the Dodgers, who clinched a playoff berth on Friday and entered with a 3...

  • Kluber strikes out 14; Indians beat Twins 7-2

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Corey Kluber continues to dominate hitters when the Cleveland Indians need him most. Kluber struck out a career-high 14 hitters for the second straight start and the Indians didn't lose any ground in the playoff chase Sunday with a 7-2 win over the Minnesota Twins. Michael...

  • Senate resolution opposes Canadian nuke waste plan

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Carl Levin has introduced a resolution urging the Obama administration to oppose a Canadian proposal to bury radioactive waste less than a mile from Lake Huron. A federal panel in Canada is taking testimony on the plan to store low- and intermediate-level...

  • Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100,000

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    KUCUK KENDIRCILER, Turkey (AP) — The 19-year-old Kurdish militant, who has been fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, brought his family across the border into Turkey to safety Sunday. But in the tranquility of a Turkish tea garden just miles from the frontier, Dalil Boras vowed to head...

  • Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36. The former Tennessee Titans player died Saturday night when he lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC...

  • NYPD: 1 officer killed, 8 hurt in van crash

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — A 25-year-old rookie police officer was killed early Sunday and eight other officers were injured when their van crashed into a concrete barrier in the Bronx, police said. Officer Michael Williams was ejected from the right rear passenger seat window when the van struck the...

  • Study: Apple's new iPhones score big in durability

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's new and bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are more durable than last year's model and a leading Android phone, a study says. Apple's iPhone 6, whose screen measures 4.7 inches, did the best across a variety of tests that measures how prone smartphones are to break due to...

  • Time line: 'Black mass' in Oklahoma City

    By Carla Hinton, Religion Editor | Published: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    Time line: ‘Black mass’ in Oklahoma City

  • Pinal County residents back home after flooding

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — Residents in Pinal County are back in their homes after they had to evacuate early Sunday morning because of the rising San Pedro River, authorities said. Pinal County Sheriff's Office communications supervisor Angelique Graham said the water has since receded and no...



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