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Moreland, Fielder lead Rangers to 7th straight win

Texas Rangers' Prince Fielder is greeted at home plate by Lenoys Martin (2) and Shin-Soo Choo, after hitting a  three-run home run off Cleveland Indians' Danny Salazar during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Cleveland, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Indians' Yan Gomes stands at right. (AP Photo/Phil Long)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Tuesday night for their seventh consecutive victory.

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Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday, left, scores as Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Tuffy Gosewisch handles the throw during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaime Garcia won for the first time in nearly a year, working six solid innings, and Randal Grichuk homered for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Tuesday night.

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Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals with 118-88 win over Atlanta Hawks to complete sweep

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals with 118-88 win over Atlanta Hawks to complete sweep.

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Flores delivers again, Mets beat Phillies 5-4 in 10 innings

New York Mets' Wilmer Flores (4) runs to first base after hitting  an RBI single to during the tenth inning to win  a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in New York. The Mets won 5-4. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores singled home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning for his second huge hit in two days, giving the New York Mets a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.

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US returns 25 looted artifacts to Italy: Vases, frescoes

A third century B.C. terracotta head, left, and a second century Roman bronze figure representing Mars, are shown during a press conference in Rome, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. The United States has returned 25 artifacts that were looted from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st century frescoes and precious books that had made their way into top-notch U.S. museum, university and private collections. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

ROME (AP) — The United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private collections.

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