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CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant wasn't looking to go deep when he came up in the second inning Saturday night."You know, bases loaded, not trying to do too much," Bryant said.He wanted to keep a rally going. Instead he broke the game open with ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel married girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise ceremony at the couple's annual Fourth of July party.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo presided over Saturday's nuptials at Joel's Long Island estate, the singer's spokeswoman ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — For 29 years, the summer race at Daytona International Speedway was a part of the nation's birthday.The event was always run on Independence Day, no matter what day of the week. The race was in the morning, and the dri ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump's comments about immigrants.The Miss Panama Organization and the Telemetro television channel say ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Late television broadcaster Steve Byrnes has won the Squier-Hall Award for NASCAR media excellence.NASCAR officials made the announcement Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.Byrnes died in April after a l ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Benedict XVI, emeritus pope and theologian, reflected on Saturday on classical music as an "encounter with the divine," saying listening to Mozart helps him experience "very deeply the Lord's presence."Benedict's reflections ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 10:57 PM

As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country:___NATHAN'S HOT DOG EATING CONTESTCompetitive eaters have weighed in and are ready for Saturday's annual hot do ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 10:40 PM

The race, date and place are set for American Pharoah's next start: the Haskell Invitational, Aug. 2, Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey.Perhaps the coolest part of Thursday's announcement involves Bruce Springsteen possibly performing at th ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 4:51 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even with the flashy competition of Terminators and male strippers, the little feelings inside a young girl's head proved to be more of a draw for moviegoers going into the holiday weekend.Disney and Pixar's "Inside Out" earne ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 3:43 PM

A generation of American women who grew up playing sports because of Title IX now makes up the television audience that advertisers covet.Today's adults were young, impressionable fans when Brandi Chastain ripped off her jersey to celebrate the ...more