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TORONTO | Mookie monster! Betts homers in 9th to complete cycle

TORONTO — Mookie Betts has circled a few potential cycles in his young career, not surprising considering his rare combination of power and speed. Boston’s AL MVP contender finally knocked that milestone off his list with his final swing Thursday night. Betts homered in the ninth inning to complete his first career cycle during the … Continue reading TORONTO | Mookie monster! Betts homers in 9th to complete cycle

SINGAPORE  | The Latest: Trump gives Kim video laying out opportunities

SINGAPORE — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 4:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says he gave North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a video that laid out the opportunities of their historic meeting. Reporters were shown the video before the … Continue reading SINGAPORE  | The Latest: Trump gives Kim video laying out opportunities

China says its activities in Arctic will bring opportunities

BEIJING /January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A top Chinese diplomat sought Friday to allay concerns about his country’s increasingly prominent activities in the Arctic, saying Beijing won’t interfere in the interests of nations in the region. Vice Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou (SHWEN’-yo) said China is interested in participating in scientific studies and the exploitation of … Continue reading China says its activities in Arctic will bring opportunities

Trump blasts Bannon after new book

WASHINGTON/January 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— President Donald Trump is blasting his former chief strategist ahead of the release of a new, unflattering book. Trump says in the statement Wednesday that when Bannon was fired, “he not only lost his job, he lost his mind.” A new book by writer Michael Wolff offers a series of explosive revelations, … Continue reading Trump blasts Bannon after new book

For mid-majors, opportunities can feel fleeting

DETROIT /December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Greg Kampe is in his 34th season as Oakland University’s coach, and he’s closing in on 600 victories. He was inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame this year, an acknowledgement of the job he’s done turning the suburban Detroit school into a reputable Division I basketball outpost. … Continue reading For mid-majors, opportunities can feel fleeting

Freeman runs for 126 yards, Falcons hold off Bucs 24-21

TAMPA, Fla /December 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  Devonta Freeman pounded away all night until he finally found a way into the open field, helping the Atlanta Falcons remain in the thick of the tight NFC South race. With sidekick Tevin Coleman out with a concussion and Matt Ryan not particularly sharp throwing the ball , … Continue reading Freeman runs for 126 yards, Falcons hold off Bucs 24-21