Irma’s Life And Demise: 2 Weeks Of Destruction And Fear

WASHINGTON (AP) — Irma, which flattened some Caribbean islands and enveloped nearly all of Florida in its fury, no longer exists. The open Atlantic’s most powerful hurricane on record finally sputtered out as an ordinary rainstorm over Ohio and Indiana. Irma’s...

APNewsBreak: Walruses in Alaska may have died in stampede

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Thousands of Pacific walrus are coming to Alaska’s northwest shore again in the absence of summer sea ice and not all are surviving. A survey Monday of a mile of coastline near the Inupiaq Eskimo village of Point Lay found 64 dead walruses,...

After arrest, radio host quits 'Boomer and Carton' show

NEW YORK (AP) — New York sports radio personality Craig Carton has quit his show on WFAN following his arrest on fraud charges. Carton co-hosted “Boomer and Carton” with former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason (eh-SY’-uh-suhn). He announced Wednesday he had...

Amphibious vehicle ignites, 8 Marines sent to burn center

SAN DIEGO (AP) — An amphibious vehicle caught fire during a training exercise at a Southern California base Wednesday and 15 Marines were hospitalized, including eight rushed to a burn center in San Diego, military officials said. Three of the Marines were listed in...
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White House: ESPN could justify firing Hill for Trump tweets

AP Photo/Evan Vucci BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that sports anchor Jemele Hill could justifiably be fired from ESPN for tweets calling President Donald Trump a “white supremacist” and “a...

Jason Day Parts With Only Caddie He Ever Had

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Jason Day says his longtime coach will no longer be his caddie. In a surprising move, Day says he has parted ways with Colin Swatton, but that he wants to keep him as his coach. Day was 12 when he went to a golf academy in Australia where Swatton coached....

Watch Out: Sacks Galore Likely In Texans At Bengals

Judging by the performances of their blockers in the opening week of the season, it’s fair to wonder if there will be more sacks than points in Thursday night’s game between the Texans and Bengals. Cincinnati allowed Andy Dalton to be trapped five times, half as much...

Indians 5, Tigers 3

E_B.Shaw (2), Y.Diaz (3). DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Detroit 7, Cleveland 4. 2B_Castellanos (30), Candelario (7), Lindor (37), Jose.Ramirez (48). 3B_C.Santana (3). HR_Bruce (34), R.Perez (6). Umpires_Home, Quinn Wolcott; First, Brian O’Nora; Second, Paul Emmel; Third, Scott Barry....

Dalton The Focus As Bengals, Texans Get Past Awful Openers

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton was dreadful in the Bengals’ opener, turning over the ball five times and finishing with the second-lowest passer rating of his career. He’ll have one thing in his favor Thursday night: He tends not to let bad days linger. The crowd at...

Blackjack!!: Indians Set AL Record With 21st Straight Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians won their 21st straight game on Wednesday, 5-3 over the Detroit Tigers, to set a AL winning-streak record and join only two other teams in the past 101 years to win that many consecutive games. Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer off Buck Farmer...