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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield's sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 7-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night. Merrifield flied out to Melky Cabrera to score Alcides Escobar, who led off the inning with a single. The Royals...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on school-funding legislation (all times local): 5 p.m. Senate President John Cullerton says Gov. Bruce Rauner need not call a special session to deal with school funding. The Chicago Democrat said in a statement Friday that the Republican...
CHICAGO (AP) — Paul DeJong hit a tiebreaking two-run double in St. Louis' nine-run eighth inning, and the Cardinals cooled off the Chicago Cubs with an 11-4 victory on Friday. Chicago carried a 3-2 lead into the eighth, looking for its seventh consecutive win. But St. Louis sent...
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police officer has been shot during a confrontation with a suspect. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (goo-lee-EHL'-mee) says the female officer was 'conscious and alert' after being shot in the leg Friday. The officer was taken by a squad car to Mercy...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of slain motorist Philando Castile has filed a petition to receive nearly all of a $3 million settlement in his death. Valerie Castile's petition proposes she get $2 million, with the remaining $995,000 going to attorneys. A Hennepin Couny judge...
CHICAGO (AP) — Blackhawks forward Tommy Wingels broke his left foot during offseason training, but is expected to be ready for training camp. The 29-year-old Wingels, a suburban Chicago native, agreed to a one-year deal with the Blackhawks on July 1. He had seven goals and five...
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Chicago Library has received nearly 500 photographic prints by 20th-century street photographer Vivian Maier. Collector and filmmaker John Maloof gave the university the collection, which features rare vintage prints, one of Maier's cameras and...
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A county jail in Illinois may begin providing Android tablets to its inmates. The Rockford Register Star ( http://bit.ly/2tssREK ) reports the Winnebago County Board's Public Safety Committee met with tablet vendor Global Tel Link before unanimously voting...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota regulators have approved a plan by the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline to replace trees removed during construction. But the permission won't impact an upcoming decision on whether Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners is fined for...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on violence in Afghanistan (all times local): 9:20 a.m. The governor of...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield's sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 7-6...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield's sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 7-6...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the Trump administration was "too restrictive" in...
PHOENIX (AP) — David Peralta, A.J. Pollock and Jake Lamb hit back-to-back-to-back home runs for Arizona to start...
PHOENIX (AP) — David Peralta, A.J. Pollock and Jake Lamb hit back-to-back-to-back home runs for Arizona to start...