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MLB, players’ union donate $1M to Negro Leagues museum in KC

BY DAVE SKRETTA KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When it was founded in a one-room office nearly three decades ago, the Negro Leagues Baseball...

Seager hits 3 of Dodgers’ 5 HRs in 12-0 win over...

BY STEVE DILBECK LOS ANGELES (AP) — Corey Seager suddenly joined the Los Angeles Dodgers' home run parade Tuesday night, and right-hander Brandon McCarthy thinks...

LEADING OFF: Yankees’ skid at 7, Dodgers on homer roll

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ HITTING THE SKIDS Despite another home run by Aaron Judge, who leads the majors with 24,...

LEADING OFF: D-backs, Rockies begin series; Sale up for Sox

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ NL WEST SHOWDOWN Winning streaks are on the line when Arizona and Colorado, probably the two...

Bellinger fastest to 21 HRs; Dodgers outslug Mets 10-6

BY STEVE DILBECK LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger has 21 home runs, matching his age. No hitter in history has gotten off to such...

LEADING OFF: Indians set sights on O’s, Kershaw faces Mets

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ TURNING THE PAGE Red-hot Jose Ramirez and the Cleveland Indians open a four-game series at Baltimore...

Arenado completes cycle with game-winning homer for Rockies

BY MICHAEL KELLY DENVER (AP) — With one dramatic swing, Nolan Arenado gave the Colorado Rockies a thrilling victory and finished off his rare feat...

Bogaerts hits 2 homers to lead Red Sox over Astros 6-5

BY KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) — David Price wasn't great on Sunday night, and he didn't have to be. The best strike Boston threw to...

Indians power past Twins into 1st place with 9-3, 6-2 sweep

BY DAVE CAMPBELL MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have had the Twins right where they wanted them for this pivotal midseason series. In Minnesota, actually. Lonnie...

LEADING OFF: Father’s Day tributes, Nats streak, Yanks skid

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ DAD'S DAY Major League Baseball is paying tribute to the dads this weekend, with blue tones...

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Massive overhaul coming for Colonial and I-75

The Florida Department of Transportation has big plans to improve traffic at Colonial Boulevard’s Interstate 75 interchange. The $45,000,000 project will alter the way cars...

Red snapper season extended to September

For the first time since 2013, federal officials have agreed to extend the federal red snapper season, adding 39 days. The newly lengthened recreational...

NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

BY JOSH LEDERMAN and EMILY SWANSON WASHINGTON (AP) — A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation...

Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting

BY ASTRID GALVAN PHOENIX (AP) — When Ron Barber saw the news that a gunman opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a baseball...