Thai health official says rescued boys have high immunity because of their soccer playing

Jul. 9, 2018 11:36 PM EDT Thai health official says rescued boys have high immunity because of their soccer playing BC-AS–APNewsAlert <!– –> MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Thai health official says rescued boys have high immunity because of their soccer playing.

Networks covering Supreme Court pick move to battle stations

NEW YORK (AP) — Television networks moved swiftly Monday from deciphering a mystery to setting up battle stations in their coverage of President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. Fox News Channel and MSNBC have become the two most...

All-Star Berrios, Escobar lead Twins over Royals 3-1

Jul. 9, 2018 11:25 PM EDT All-Star Berrios, Escobar lead Twins over Royals 3-1 By BRIAN HALL Associated Press AP-BBA–Royals-Twins <!– –> Jim Mone, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eduardo Escobar had three hits and drove in the go-ahead run in the...

Geoffrey Rush pulls out of Australian stage production

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has pulled out of Shakespeare stage production in Australia as he sues a Sydney newspaper for defamation. Melbourne Theatre Company Artistic Director Brett Sheehy said he received confirmation Monday of...

Montas, Piscotty help A's blank Astros 2-0

Jul. 9, 2018 11:20 PM EDT Montas, Piscotty help A’s blank Astros 2-0 By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer AP-BBA–Athletics-Astros <!– –> David J. Phillip, ASSOCIATED PRESS HOUSTON (AP) — Frankie Montas and two relievers combined for a...

SKorea suspends civilian drills to help talks with NKorea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has suspended its summertime civil defense drills aimed at preparing against a North Korean attack to keep alive a positive atmosphere for nuclear diplomacy with the North. Seoul’s decision on Tuesday to “temporarily...

Robertson has RBI single in 10th, Rays beat Tigers 10-9

Jul. 9, 2018 11:17 PM EDT ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Daniel Robertson hit an RBI single in the 10th inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won for the 12th time in their last 13 home games by beating the Detroit Tigers 10-9 Monday night. Kevin Kiermaier had a one-out triple off...

Doncic signs rookie deal with Mavs for $5.5M in first year

Jul. 9, 2018 11:09 PM EDT Doncic signs rookie deal with Mavs for $5.5M in first year AP-BKN–Mavericks-Doncic <!– –> DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic has signed his rookie contract with the Dallas Mavericks that will pay the third overall pick $5.5 million...

Reserve Holaday's hit helps Miami beat Brewers 4-3 in 10

Jul. 9, 2018 11:05 PM EDT MIAMI (AP) — Backup catcher Bryan Holaday hit a walk-off RBI single with one out in the 10th inning Monday, and the Miami Marlins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3. Holaday, who came into the game batting .165, was in the lineup because the Marlins...

Sarkisian loses $30M lawsuit against USC over firing

Jul. 9, 2018 10:59 PM EDT Sarkisian loses $30M lawsuit against USC over firing AP-FBC–USC-Sarkisian,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former USC head football coach Steve Sarkisian has lost a $30 million lawsuit that claimed he was...