LOS ANGELES | Chacin, Brewers’ bullpen blank Dodgers 4-0 for 2-1 NLCS lead

LOS ANGELES  — Jhoulys Chacin combined with four relievers on a five-hitter, Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Monday to take a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series. Los Angeles loaded the bases against Jeremy Jeffress in the ninth inning, but the struggling … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Chacin, Brewers’ bullpen blank Dodgers 4-0 for 2-1 NLCS lead

ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga | The Latest: Trump hears from Georgia farmers on hurricane

ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to areas hit by Hurricane Michael (all times local): 6:30 p.m. President Donald Trump has heard from Georgia farmers whose crops were wiped out by Hurricane Michael. Trump on Monday visited a farm near Macon where fourth-generation farmer Kevin Rentz grows cotton … Continue reading ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga | The Latest: Trump hears from Georgia farmers on hurricane

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif | McVay demands more from himself even as Rams remain unbeaten

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.  — The Los Angeles Rams are the last undefeated team in the NFL. That doesn’t mean there are no issues to address. For coach Sean McVay, it starts with himself. McVay was again critical of his own play calling, this time in the Rams’ 23-20 win at the Denver Broncos on Sunday, … Continue reading THOUSAND OAKS, Calif | McVay demands more from himself even as Rams remain unbeaten

Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

Democrats lead Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks ahead of midterm elections that will determine control of Congress. Although the Senate map positions Republicans to maintain their narrow majority, some of the most vulnerable Democratic incumbents continued to rake in cash in the third quarter … Continue reading Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

LEWISVILLE, Texas | Rapper Yella Beezy shot on Texas highway, still hospitalized

LEWISVILLE, Texas — Management for rapper Yella Beezy says he remains hospitalized after being shot while driving on a highway in Texas. Police told The Dallas Morning News that the rapper, whose real name is Deandre Conway, was driving early Sunday on the Sam Rayburn Tollway in Lewisville when someone in a vehicle pulled up … Continue reading LEWISVILLE, Texas | Rapper Yella Beezy shot on Texas highway, still hospitalized

Koreas, US-led UN Command discuss disarming border area

SEOUL, South Korea — The rival Koreas and the U.S.-led United Nations Command were meeting Tuesday to discuss efforts to disarm a military zone the rivals control within their shared border under a peace agreement between the Koreas. South Korea’s Defense Ministry said the talks at the Panmunjom border village mark the first meeting between … Continue reading Koreas, US-led UN Command discuss disarming border area

BANGOR, Maine | Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins’ home

BANGOR, Maine— A hazardous materials team was dispatched to the home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins on Monday after her husband received a letter with a note saying the envelope contained ricin. The FBI said preliminary tests on the letter and its contents indicated that there was no threat to the public, and the senator … Continue reading BANGOR, Maine | Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins’ home

HOUSTON | Bregman trolls Eovaldi, Hinch says “back it up” in ALCS

HOUSTON — Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros are brimming with confidence, even after a Game 2 AL Championship Series defeat to the Boston Red Sox. For proof, just see Bregman’s social media feed. Hours after Boston beat Houston 7-5 to even the best-of-seven series at a game each, Bregman shared video Monday on Instagram … Continue reading HOUSTON | Bregman trolls Eovaldi, Hinch says “back it up” in ALCS