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Australia upholds Nauru decision to reject 3 refugee claims

May. 15, 2018 11:23 PM EDT Australia upholds Nauru decision to reject 3 refugee claims By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press AP-AS-Australia-Refugees <!– –> CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s highest court on Wednesday rejected the refugee claims of...

Wendle RBI single with 2 outs in 9th lifts Rays over Royals

May. 15, 2018 11:21 PM EDT KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Joey Wendle singled in a run with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays over the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Tuesday night. Johnny Field and Jesus Sucre led off the inning with singles against Kelvin Herrera...

It's checkmate for Baltimore's latest police commissioner

May. 15, 2018 11:19 PM EDT It’s checkmate for Baltimore’s latest police commissioner By DAVID McFADDEN and COURTNEY COLUMBUS Associated Press AP-US–Baltimore Police Commissioner-Resigns <!– –> Kim Hairston, ASSOCIATED PRESS BALTIMORE (AP)...

Wilson homer backs Berrios in Twins 4-1 win over Cardinals

May. 15, 2018 11:15 PM EDT Wilson homer backs Berrios in Twins 4-1 win over Cardinals By BRIAN HALL Associated Press AP-BBO-Cardinals-Twins <!– –> Jim Mone, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bobby Wilson hit his first home run in more than a year, Jose...

Umpire Culbreth leaves game after Ohtani foul ball off mask

May. 15, 2018 11:13 PM EDT Umpire Culbreth leaves game after Ohtani foul ball off mask AP-BBA–Astros-Angels-Umpire Injured <!– –> ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Home plate umpire Fieldin Culbreth has left the Los Angeles Angels’ game against the...

Thousands of North Carolina teachers set to rally over pay

May. 15, 2018 11:10 PM EDT RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Thousands of teachers are set to hit the streets of North Carolina’s capital on Wednesday, determined to force a political showdown over wages and funding priorities for public school classrooms in this conservative,...

Hedman, Lightning beat Caps to cut East final deficit to 2-1

May. 15, 2018 11:08 PM EDT Hedman, Lightning beat Caps to cut East final deficit to 2-1 By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer BC-HKN–Lightning-Capitals,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Alex Brandon, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Victor Hedman scored his...

The Latest: Storms lash Northeast, leaving at least 2 dead

May. 15, 2018 11:04 PM EDT The Latest: Storms lash Northeast, leaving at least 2 dead AP-US–Stormy Weather-The Latest,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Donald King, ASSOCIATED PRESS WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on severe storms in Connecticut (all...

Cubs throw out 2 runner at home, rally to beat Braves 3-2

May. 15, 2018 10:53 PM EDT ATLANTA (AP) — Cubs catcher Willson Contreras helped Chicago throw out two runners at home plate and another at third base before rallying for two runs in the ninth inning, pulling off a stunning 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday...

Ex-CIA employee probed over leak likely facing new charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — A prosecutor says the government hopes to bring new charges within weeks against a former CIA employee who is jailed on child pornography charges but is also a target of a probe of a massive leak of cyber hacking tools, according to court documents...