• Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Each morning, Joanna Smith’s 7-year-old son pulls on a T-shirt and shorts, boasts how fast he can tie his sneakers and heads to school. An honor-roll student who loves science and spelling, he often stays after class to run on the playground with his large group of friends.

  • Greinke whiffs 12 in 8 2/3, Diamondbacks beat White Sox 5-1

    PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 12 and came within one out of a complete game as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago White Sox 5-1 on Monday night.

  • Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2

    ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Adams’ first homer with the Braves landed near the right-field restaurant that had been the landing spot for a few of Freddie Freeman’s homers this season.

  • 5 jurors picked for Cosby trial, 2 know a sex assault victim

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The search for 12 jurors and six alternates for Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial is off to a brisk start even though a third of the initial jury pool had an opinion about Cosby’s guilt or innocence and an equal number said they or someone close to them had been sexually assaulted.

  • Peacock, Astros 1-hit Tigers to 1-0 win

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros used a group effort to make up for what they hope is the one start ace Dallas Keuchel will miss with a pinched nerve in his neck.

  • Strome sets record with 7 points, Erie beats Saint John 12-5

    WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — Dylan Strome had a tournament-record seven points and Taylor Raddysh added two goals and four assists and the Erie Otters routed the Saint John Sea Dogs 12-5 on Monday at the Memorial Cup.

    Updated: 9:56 pm

  • The Latest: Manchester taxis offering free rides

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local):

    Updated: 11:07 pm

  • Erie dominates Saint John 12-5 at Memorial Cup

    WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — Dylan Strome had a tournament-record seven points and Taylor Raddysh added two goals and four assists and the Erie Otters routed the Saint John Sea Dogs 12-5 on Monday at the Memorial Cup.

  • Hoffman shines in Colorado’s 8-1 win over slumping Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeff Hoffman struck out seven and tossed three-hit ball over seven innings to lead the Colorado Rockies to an 8-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night.

  • Feldman, Schebler lead Reds to 5-1 win over Indians

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Scott Feldman struck out a season-high nine while ending Cincinnati’s long stretch of ineffective starts, and Scott Schebler homered for the third straight game Monday night in leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians.