Daily Archives: September 23, 2017

Marlins remain scorching at the plate, take Game 2 from Diamondbacks

The Miami Marlins double up the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 12-6 victory Saturday night. Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia says it shot down ballistic missile from Yemen

Saudi Arabia says it shot down a ballistic missile fired by Shiite rebels and their allies in Yemen during the kingdom’s National Day. Continue reading

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Cardiac Gators: Florida scores in final minute to run win streak over Kentucky to 31 straight games

The Florida Gators score in the final minute to pull out a 28-27 win over Kentucky. Continue reading

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North Korea stages massive anti-US rally

Tens of thousands of North Koreans packed into Kim II Sung Square in Pyongyang on Saturday as the government staged a massive rally against President Donald Trump and the United States. Continue reading

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Life, death in balance for Mexico quake survivors

In a hospital room blocks away from where he survived 26 hours buried under the rubble of his nine-story apartment building, Jose Luis Ponce lay sedated and on a respirator, alive but with fractures to multiple bones and damage to his lungs and a kidney. Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Pilar forms off Mexico’s Pacific coast

Tropical Storm Pilar has formed just off western Mexico and is expected to brush its Pacific coast near the resort of Puerto Vallarta. Continue reading

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Rays weather a late surge, hold on to beat Orioles

Lucas Duda hit a three-run homer to back Jake Odorizzi, and the Rays beat Baltimore 9-6 on Saturday night Continue reading

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FAU makes late push, can’t catch Buffalo in road loss

Drew Anderson threw his first career-touchdown pass for Buffalo and the Bulls held on to beat Florida Atlantic 34-31 on Saturday night. Continue reading

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North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

North Korea has held a large anti-U.S. rally in its capital city, backing its leader Kim Jong Un as he exchanges insult-laden threats with President Donald Trump. Continue reading

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FIU rides Alex McGough, 2 FGs to beat Rice in Conference USA opener

Jose Borregales kicked field goals from 37- and 44-yards out to give Florida International a 13-9 win over Rice in its Conference USA opener Saturday night. Continue reading

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$1B OK’d for Puerto Rico hurricane aid, but governor says he’ll seek more

Federal aid began pouring into Puerto Rico on Saturday, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration’s response to the devastating effects of hurricanes Irma and Maria. Continue reading

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No. 5 USC Trojans rely on their defense in 30-20 win over Cal

The Trojans defense forced 6 turnovers on Saturday. Continue reading

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The Latest: Video shows man punching officer before shooting

The Latest on two shootings by police officers in California (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Continue reading

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Police use stun gun on naked, bloody man who later dies

Police officers responding to a report of a disturbance at a Long Island home early Saturday used stun guns to try to subdue a man they discovered naked and covered in blood inside his apartment, but he stopped breathing and later died, officials said. Continue reading

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Indians snap one-game losing streak with 11-4 thumping of Mariners

The Tribe has now won 28 of its last 30 games, 52 on the road, and 97 overall this season. Continue reading

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Big eighth inning earns another Twins win over Tigers

Minnesota overcame a 3-1 seventh-inning deficit and won its third straight Continue reading

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Bruce Maxwell is first MLB player to kneel during anthem

Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell became the first Major League Baseball player to kneel during the pregame playing of “The Star-Spangled Banner” when he dropped to a knee prior to Oakland’s game against the Texas Rangers Saturday night. Continue reading

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California shooting: Second video shows suspect punching officer prior to gunfire

A second video emerged Saturday from Friday’s police-involved fatal shooting outside a convenience store in Southern California. Continue reading

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Dubnyk sharp in goal as Wild improve to 3-0 in preseason

Devan Dubnyk stopped 28 shots to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 preseason win over the Colorado Avalanche Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Lee could near hurricane strength by next week

Just as large swaths of the Caribbean try to recover from powerful hurricanes that turned small paradises into islands of destruction, another storm is gaining strength in the Atlantic. Continue reading

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