• Walker wakes Yanks with HR, Boston’s AL East bash waits

    NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York’s third try in the ninth inning and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox from a bubbly celebration in the Bronx for at least another night with a 3-2 victory Tuesday.

  • 1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — After announcing that he’ll take the first-ever commercial rocket trip around the moon, Yusaku Maezawa said he wants company for the weeklong journey. The Japanese billionaire said he plans to invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people to join him on board the SpaceX rocket “to inspire the dreamer in all of us.”

    Updated: 8:30 pm

  • Experts air new concerns about UN response to Myanmar crisis

    GENEVA (AP) — U.N.-backed investigators who examined a bloody crackdown by Myanmar security forces that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee to neighboring Bangladesh issued a searing critique Tuesday of the United Nations’ own response to the human rights crisis.

    Updated: 8:25 pm

  • Kluber wins 19th, strikes out 11 as Indians top White Sox

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber struck out 11 in eight innings to record his career-high 19th win as the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Tuesday night.

  • University employee resigns amid sexual misconduct complaint

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State University employee and former quarterback Jason Gesser resigned Tuesday, a day after he was accused of sexual misconduct.

  • Cubs closer Morrow shut down for rest of 2018

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say closer Brandon Morrow will be shut down for rest of the year because of an injured right elbow that has been slow to heal.

  • The Latest: NC officials say flooding far from over

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence’s lingering impact (all times local):

    Updated: 7:45 pm

  • Too much screen time? New phone controls for you and kids

    NEW YORK (AP) — Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on their phones — really. Like that time you checked Facebook at 3 a.m. Stats don’t lie.

    Updated: 7:30 pm

  • Jury shown shooting video repeatedly at Chicago cop’s trial

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago police officers clearly do not want to be in court testifying against a colleague accused of murder, with one of them so uncomfortable he couldn’t bring himself to point to the man on trial, something witnesses are routinely asked to do.

    Updated: 7:18 pm

  • Firmino strikes late to give Liverpool 3-2 victory over PSG

    LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Celebrating Liverpool’s stoppage-time winner by covering his left eye, Roberto Firmino was finally able to jest about the injury that nearly denied him a chance to face Paris Saint-Germain.

    Updated: 7:18 pm