Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a gunman in California has killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a sheriff’s deputy closed in. Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the shootings began shortly before 5:30 p.m....

Nixon hopes for big upset as primary battle with Cuomo ends

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats across New York state will soon decide the winner of the long and sometimes nasty primary contest between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and activist and former “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon. The outcome of Thursday’s Democratic...

Brewers beat Cubs 5-1 to move within 1 game in NL Central

Sep. 12, 2018 11:46 PM EDT CHICAGO (AP) — Curtis Granderson homered, tripled and scored three runs, Lorenzo Cain added three hits and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Wednesday night to move within a game of the NL Central lead. Granderson also got three...

Odorizzi takes no-hit bid into 8th as Twins top Yankees 3-1

Sep. 12, 2018 11:30 PM EDT Odorizzi takes no-hit bid into 8th as Twins top Yankees 3-1 By TYLER MASON Associated Press AP-BBA–Yankees-Twins <!– –> Jim Mone, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi’s no-hit bid was broken up when Greg...

Israel removes protest shacks near embattled West Bank site

KHAN AL-AHMAR, West Bank (AP) — Israeli forces have dismantled five corrugated metal shacks that had been set up by Palestinian activists protesting the anticipated razing of a nearby West Bank hamlet. Protest leader Abdullah Abu Rahmeh says about 200 soldiers converged on...

Marlins-Mets doubleheader bumped back after 5 1/2 hour delay

Sep. 12, 2018 11:02 PM EDT Marlins-Mets doubleheader bumped back after 5 1/2 hour delay AP-BBN–Marlins-Mets-Doubleheader Moved <!– –> Frank Franklin II, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets and Miami Marlins have bumped their...

Red Sox reach 100 wins for 1st time since '46, beat Jays 1-0

Sep. 12, 2018 10:58 PM EDT BOSTON (AP) — The scoreboards at Fenway Park were all flashing “100 WINS” to celebrate the Red Sox reaching the milestone for the first time since Ted Williams returned from World War II. David Price was already thinking about No. 101....

Clippers voice Ralph Lawler to retire at end of season

Sep. 12, 2018 10:50 PM EDT Clippers voice Ralph Lawler to retire at end of season AP-BKN–Clippers-Lawler <!– –> LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ralph Lawler has announced his intention to retire as the television and radio voice of the Los Angeles Clippers at the...

Odorizzi's no-hit bid vs Yankees broken up in 8th inning

Sep. 12, 2018 10:44 PM EDT Odorizzi’s no-hit bid vs Yankees broken up in 8th inning AP-BBA–Yankees-Twins-No-Hitter Alert,2nd Ld-Writethru <!– –> Jim Mone, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi has given up an...

Hedges, Renfroe homer, Padres top free-falling Mariners 5-4

Sep. 12, 2018 10:43 PM EDT SEATTLE (AP) — Austin Hedges and Hunter Renfroe hit long home runs, and the San Diego Padres used a record-breaking run by their bullpen to beat the fast-sinking Seattle Mariners 5-4 on Wednesday and finish off a two-game sweep. Trey Wingenter,...