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LEADING OFF: Aching Correa trying to get back ready for ALCS

A look at what’s happening around the majors Thursday: BACK AT IT Astros shortstop Carlos Correa is trying to get his aching back as healed as possible before Houston‘s AL Championship Series opener Saturday. Correa told The Associated Press on Wednesday that although he’s tried to put on a brave face, his back is hurting … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Aching Correa trying to get back ready for ALCS

ANKARA, Turkey | Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

ANKARA, Turkey  — A detained American pastor has become a symbol of a growing rift between Turkey and the United States, but problems in the Cold War-era alliance as well as Turkey’s own financial crisis are unlikely to dissipate even if he is released and Washington eases economic penalties. The fate of Andrew Brunson, charged … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest