Cruz drives in 2 to help Odorizzi, Twins beat Blue Jays 4-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz had two hits and two RBIs for Minnesota, helping Jake Odorizzi and the Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 following a 54-minute rain delay Wednesday night. Off to a solid start in his first season with Minnesota, the 38-year-old Cruz had an RBI single in the first inning and […]
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North Korea Announces Testing Of New "Tactical Guided Weapon"

The country's official newspaper reported leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test and is continuing to upgrade his country's military. The report said the weapon carried a "powerful warhead."(Image credit: Lee Jin-man/AP)
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As police wait to arrest him, ex-Peru president kills self

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Former President Alan Garcia mortally wounded himself with a gunshot to his head Wednesday as officers waited to arrest him in a big graft probe that has put Peru's most prominent politicians behind bars and provoked a reckoning over corruption.
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Ex-State Trooper Who Fired Taser at Teenager on A.T.V. Is Convicted of Manslaughter

Damon Grimes, 15, was driving an all-terrain vehicle when officers tried to pull him over. After one used his stun gun, Damon crashed, and died soon after.
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Alaska labor union sues to block privatization of hospital

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A labor union is suing the Alaska governor’s administration to halt the privatization of the state’s main psychiatric hospital. Alaska Public Media reported Tuesday that the Alaska State Employees Association has filed a restraining order to block the administration of Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy from turning over management of the Alaska […]
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Indonesia election: Prabowo claims victory despite early counts showing loss

Former army general say he is ‘the president of all Indonesians’ but credible surveys put Joko Widodo in the leadEx-army general Prabowo Subianto has controversially claimed victory in Indonesia’s presidential election, despite unofficial results from more than half a dozen credible pollsters indicating that incumbent Joko Widodo has comfortably won.Speaking to supporters and journalists gathered outside his residence in South Jakarta on Wednesday evening, hours after the polls had closed, the f...
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Schoolgirl's arm ripped apart after stranger's German shepherd bursts into home

Sommer Sweet was trying to defent her pet cat from the savage dog at her family home in County Down, Northern Ireland [Author: Jilly Beattie]
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Advocates call on Alaska school district to address bullying

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Advocates have called on an Alaska school district to do more to protect vulnerable students after a group of boys tried to enter a girls’ restroom at a high school to take photos. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports multiple people testified Tuesday at a school board meeting of the Fairbanks North […]
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How the UCL results affect the Premier League title run-in

Sunday – Cardiff City v. Liverpool (11 a.m. Wednesday – Man Utd v.
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Court finds part of juvenile sentencing law unconstitutional

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that the state is violating the U.S. Constitution when it sentences juvenile offenders to life in prison without considering their youth. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports the court in its 2-1 ruling Wednesday found that the state is in conflict with the Eighth Amendment when […]
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2019 NFL schedule does no favors for Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs in fantasy

Now that we know when the games will be played, here's a look at the impact the schedule will have on players' fantasy fortunes for the 2019 season.
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Women's cycling race to 'showcase' Wales to world

Wales is to host stages of the OVO Energy Women's Tour, which attracts a global TV audience.
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Arsenal transfer news: Aaron Ramsey replacement identified and Pepe chase twist

The Gunners know they have to get their summer signings spot on with money tight at the Emirates [Author: Sam Elliott]
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Scott McTominay's classy message to Man Utd supporter who travelled to Barcelona

A poor view and an even worst performance meant it wasn't the best of trips for United's loyal fans on Tuesday [Author: Sam Elliott]
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Plea for 'second chance' for ex-offenders

Lee Dutton spent 20 years in and out of jail but got a second chance to go straight. Can employers do more?
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'Second chance' plea

Lee Dutton spent 20 years in and out of jail but got a second chance to go straight. Can employers do more?
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Price criticizes MLB for teams idle on Jackie Robinson Day

Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price thinks Major League Baseball made a mistake by having just 10 games Monday on Jackie Robinson Day            [Author: AP]
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Boston's Pedroia leaves game with left knee discomfort

Boston second baseman Dustin Pedroia left a game against the New York Yankees after 1½ innings because of left knee discomfort            [Author: AP]
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Israel's president formally nominates Netanyahu as PM

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's president on Wednesday formally nominated Benjamin Netanyahu for a fourth consecutive term as prime minister, officially launching a process that is expected to result in a new government dominated by religious and nationalist parties in the coming weeks.
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Choo’s 3B helps Rangers finish sweep of Angels with 5-4 win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shin-Soo Choo delivered a tiebreaking two-run triple while reaching base his first three times from the leadoff spot, and the Texas Rangers finished a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels with a 5-4 victory Wednesday night. Texas closer Jose Leclerc earned his fifth save in six chances despite loading the […]
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Robert Mueller's report set to be released amid row over attorney general's 'spinning' of findings

After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller - but not before President Donald Trump’s attorney general has his say. The Justice Department on Thursday is expected to release a redacted version of the special counsel’s report on Russian election interference and Mr Trump’s campaign, opening up months, if not years, of fights over what the document means in a deeply divided country. Even the planned release of the nearly 400-page report quickly spi...
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Barry ex-offender on the trouble finding a job

Lee Dutton spent about 10 years in prison but it wasn't easy finding a job after he turned his back on crime.
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GAME RECAP: Bucks 120, Pistons 99

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton, and Eric Bledsoe each score at least 24 points to lead the Milwaukee Bucks over the Detroit Pistons, 120-99.
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The Complexities of the Black Vote

Alas, Pete Buttigieg isn’t Obama. No one is.
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Byron Harmony Festival 2019

About half of Australia’s citizens were born overseas or have a parent from overseas. Our nation comprises more than 200 countries of origin, claiming 300 spoken languages! On Saturday 27 April 2019, Byron Harmony Festival, will celebrate cultural harmony and diversity, with a stellar line-up of music, dance, rhythms and exotic food and market stalls, at Mullumbimby Civic Hall and Park. Now in its 13th year, the day-long event offers a fantastic line-up of traditional and contemporary performanc...
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Ivanka Trump Passes On Father’s Offer To Lead World Bank

Trump said last week his daughter would have been a fine candidate because "she's very good with numbers."
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Ivanka Trump Passed On Offer To Lead World Bank: ‘He Did Ask Me About That’

Trump said last week his daughter would have been a fine candidate because "she's very good with numbers."
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Easter travel warning as temperatures set to rise

Journeys could take three times longer as temperatures in Wales are set to double.
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CDC investigating listeria infections linked to deli meats and cheeses

Eight people in several states have been hospitalized with listeria infections, including one person who died, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
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India’s Struggling Jet Airways Has Grounded All Flights

The ailing company hopes the grounding is temporary while it seeks fresh investment
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