Saturday Night

NEW YORK | NYPD suspends use of body camera model after one explodes

NEW YORK — The New York City Police Department has suspended use of a model of body camera after one exploded. The NYPD says an officer noticed smoke coming from the Vievu LE-5 body camera on Saturday night. The officer removed it and the device exploded. No one was injured. The NYPD says that the … Continue reading NEW YORK | NYPD suspends use of body camera model after one explodes

MILWAUKEE | Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

MILWAUKEE  — Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 on Saturday night in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw closed out the win, setting up a … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEW YORK — Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Saturday night. Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks called their … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEWCASTLE, England | Newcastle drops to last in EPL after losing to Brighton 1-0

NEWCASTLE, England — Newcastle dropped to the bottom of the English Premier League after extending its winless start to nine games in losing to Brighton 1-0 at home on Saturday. There was a touch of fortune about Beram Kayal’s 29th-minute strike, which came via a deflection off Jose Izquierdo’s volley, on an afternoon when Brighton … Continue reading NEWCASTLE, England | Newcastle drops to last in EPL after losing to Brighton 1-0

BOSTON | Verlander cools off Red Sox 7-2 in Game 1 of ALCS

BOSTON — Justin Verlander outlasted an uncharacteristically wild Chris Sale, overcoming control problems of his own to give Houston six innings of two-hit ball on Saturday night and lead the Astros over the Boston Red Sox 7-2 in the AL Championship Series opener. On a 48-degree night that left both aces struggling to find the … Continue reading BOSTON | Verlander cools off Red Sox 7-2 in Game 1 of ALCS

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Tagovailoa, No. 1 Alabama race past Missouri 39-10

TUSCALOOSA, Ala.  — Tua Tagovailoa passed for 265 yards and three touchdowns before leaving early in No. 1 Alabama’s 39-10 victory over Missouri on Saturday night. The Crimson Tide (7-0, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) shrugged off another would-be challenger in the league, but got a scare when the star quarterback went down after sliding at the … Continue reading TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Tagovailoa, No. 1 Alabama race past Missouri 39-10

WASHINGTON | Trump to campaign for Republican in Kentucky US House race

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump made plans to spend another Saturday night on the road, this time campaigning for a three-term Republican congressman from Kentucky who is facing a strong challenge in one of the most closely watched U.S. House races. Rep. Andy Barr wants a fourth term representing Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District but is … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump to campaign for Republican in Kentucky US House race

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti | The Latest: Haiti quake kills at least 11, injures others

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The Latest on the magnitude 5.9 earthquake in northern Haiti (all times local): 8:41 a.m. A magnitude 5.9 earthquake in northern Haiti has killed at least 11 people and injured others. The government reported seven deaths in the Nord-Ouest province and four other deaths in the community of Gros-Morne in the province … Continue reading PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti | The Latest: Haiti quake kills at least 11, injures others