Schebler Leads Reds To 14-4 Win, Ending 14-game Skid Vs Mets

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds knew it had been a long time since they beat the Mets — nearly three years. Cincinnati busted the slump with a big game all-around. Scott Schebler hit his , and Cincinnati ended its 14-game losing streak against New York with Tuesday night. The Reds...
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John Steinbeck's relatives by marriage in copyright dispute

AP Photo/Brian Melley LOS ANGELES (AP) — Film remakes of “The Grapes of Wrath” and “East of Eden” fell apart because John Steinbeck’s son and daughter-in-law impeded the projects, the writer’s stepdaughter told jurors in federal court...

White Officer Who Killed Black Driver Won’t Face Charges

CLEVELAND (AP) — A white policeman who fatally shot an unarmed black driver in a Cleveland suburb will not face charges. A grand jury on Tuesday declined to indict Euclid Officer Matthew Rhodes after hearing evidence from prosecutors with the state attorney general’s...

Bundy throws 1-hitter, streaking Orioles beat Seattle 4-0

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky BALTIMORE (AP) — Dylan Bundy threw a one-hitter for his first career shutout, Manny Machado hit two of Baltimore’s four solo homers, and the Orioles extended their winning streak to six games with a 4-0 victory over Seattle on Tuesday night....

US senator asks Serbia to deny Russian staff official status

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A United States senator expressed hope on Tuesday that Serbia won’t grant diplomatic status to the Russian staff of a controversial facility that some believe is a spy base but that Moscow insists is a disaster relief center. Wisconsin...

New Jersey to US Supreme Court: Strike down sports bet ban

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials say the U.S. Supreme Court should strike down a ban on sports betting in all but four states because it wrongly forces states to enforce a regulation that Congress wants. The high court will hear New Jersey’s argument...
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Corso still going on “GameDay” _ with help from his friends

AP Photo/Mike Stewart BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Lee Corso looks down at his notes and asks: “How do you say this guy’s name?” “Stid-um,” Kirk Herbstreit responds and then begins to spell Auburn quarterback Jarrett Stidham’s last name for his...

2 Men Held Capsized Boat For Hours On Lake Erie, 1 Survives

CLEVELAND (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued a fisherman from Lake Erie more than 24 hours after his boat capsized, but a friend he was with died after clutching to the boat for hours. The Coast Guard says the two men held onto the boat for nearly a day until one of them...

Indians-Yankees Rained Out; Doubleheader On Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have two games remaining against the Cleveland Indians before a crucial four-game series with the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox. Those six games will now be played over a five-day span. A steady rain and unseasonably cool temperatures led the...

Questions swirl around Houston mayor's evacuation decision

AP Photo/David J. Phillip Houston’s mayor kept facing questions Tuesday about his decision not to order an evacuation of the notoriously flood-prone city ahead of Harvey’s arrival, even as overflowing reservoirs led several suburbs to move people out. Instead, Mayor...