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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — From the very start, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine was a front-runner to join Hillary Clinton on the Democratic ticket. Yet Kaine didn't get the offer from Clinton until Friday night, just a half-hour before it was announced. People familiar with the decision tell...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine will debut as a presidential ticket in the crucial battleground state of Florida as they head toward next week's Democratic Party convention. They are set to appear Saturday at Miami's Florida International University. Clinton...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Adams homered in the 16th inning to lead the Cardinals to a 4-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night for St. Louis' season-best fifth straight victory. It was the second consecutive game that the Cardinals won in their final at-bat. They beat...
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were: 08-24-25-26-30, Mega Ball: 7, Megaplier: 4 (eight, twenty-four, twenty-five, twenty-six, thirty; Mega Ball: seven; Megaplier: four)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Danny Duffy scattered four hits while pitching into the seventh inning, the Royals scratched out three runs off the Rangers' Yu Darvish, and Kansas City beat Texas 3-1 on Friday night to open their three-game series. The only run Duffy (6-1) allowed came...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have recalled infielder Austin Barnes and optioned pitcher Julio Urias to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Manager Dave Roberts said Barnes gave the team versatility, with All-Star shortstop Corey Seager missing the last three games with a stomach...
GALENA, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old has drowned in Table Rock Lake. The patrol says Nicholas Mullet was swimming with friends early Friday near a pier when he began struggling in the water and disappeared beneath the surface. He later was...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled in favor of a Missouri lawmaker who cited religious objections while challenging the inclusion of birth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance. The ruling Thursday by U.S. District Judge Jean Hamilton...
LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City, Missouri, woman has been ordered to spend 15 years in prison for the stabbing death last year of her boyfriend. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/29ZWcOp ) reports that 49-year-old Emma Hyson was sentenced Friday in Clay County. She pleaded...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Ken Griffey Jr. has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Griffey, the first No...
NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Mike Piazza has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Selected by the Dodgers in...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Mike Piazza has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Selected by the Dodgers in...
CHICAGO (AP) — A group of Chicago police officers and family members gathered outside a police district station to...
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 1:30 p.m. Questions...