• San Francisco Giants' Joe Panik celebrates after scoring against the Colorado Rockies during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Cueto wins 18th to keep Giants in thick of wild-card race

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The up-and-down Giants are going down to the wire in a bid to keep their even-year magic going.

  • Chicago Blackhawks forward Jordin Tootoo, left, fights Pittsburgh Penguins forward Tom Sestito during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Kunitz scores twice in third, Penguins beat Blackhawks 2-0

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins’ 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.

  • No mechanical issues in bus that crashed at Denver airport

    DENVER (AP) — Police say they found no signs of mechanical issues with a school bus that crashed earlier this month at Denver International Airport, killing the driver and injuring 18 others.

  • In this image made from an Oct. 11, 2011 video made available by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Florida Highway Patrol Officer Donna Watts arrests Miami Police Department Officer Fausto Lopez who was traveling at 120 miles per hour to an off-duty job, in Hollywood, Fla. After the incident, Watts says that she was harassed with prank calls, threatening posts on law enforcement message boards and unfamiliar cars that idled near her home. In lawsuits, she accused dozens of officers of obtaining information about her in the state’s driver database. (Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles via AP)

    AP: Across US, police officers misuse confidential databases

    DENVER (AP) — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business associates, neighbors, journalists and others for reasons unrelated to police work, an Associated Press investigation has found.

  • In this image made from an Oct. 11, 2011 video made available by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Florida Highway Patrol Officer Donna Watts arrests Miami Police Department Officer Fausto Lopez who was traveling at 120 miles per hour to an off-duty job, in Hollywood, Fla. After the incident, Watts says that she was harassed with prank calls, threatening posts on law enforcement message boards and unfamiliar cars that idled near her home. In lawsuits, she accused dozens of officers of obtaining information about her in the state’s driver database. (Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles via AP)

    AP: Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases

    DENVER (AP) — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business associates, neighbors, journalists and others for reasons that have nothing to do with daily police work, an Associated Press investigation has found.

  • This Date In Baseball

    1918 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators pitched a four-hitter in 15 innings to beat the St. Louis Browns 1-0. The only hit he gave up in the first 11 innings was a triple by George Sisler.