• FILE- In this July 10, 2015 file frame from dashcam video provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety, trooper Brian Encinia arrests Sandra Bland after she became combative during a routine traffic stop in Waller County, Texas. Encinia, a Texas trooper who arrested Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop, had been cautioned about “unprofessional conduct” in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper. (Texas Department of Public Safety via AP, File)

    Trooper in Sandra Bland arrest once warned for conduct

    DALLAS (AP) — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about “unprofessional conduct” in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to his personnel file.

  • Saturday, August 1, 2015

    After son’s death, Biden associates resume discussions about challenging Clinton in 2016

    Updated: 7:00 pm

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Hector Santiago reacts after giving up a home run to Los Angeles Dodgers' Alex Guerrero during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Trout hits MLB-best 32nd HR in Angels’ 5-3 loss to Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hector Santiago knew he needed to bring his best game against major league ERA leader Zack Greinke.

  • Houston Astros first baseman Marwin Gonzalez, center, tags out Arizona Diamondbacks' Ender Inciarte, right, after fielding Inciarte's ground ball as relief pitcher Chad Qualls (50) runs to cover first base during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Astros get rare loss when leading after 6 innings

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Astros have been tough to beat at home this season, and even tougher to beat when they lead after six innings.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Welington Castillo celebrates after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning of a baseball game Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Castillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4

    HOUSTON (AP) — Wellington Castillo and Jake Lamb homered to open the 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night for their season-high sixth straight win games.

  • Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus, left, congratulates Adrian Beltre, right, on his two run home run that scored Andrus in the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants Friday, July 31, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants’ first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.

  • Mystics win 5th straight, 88-53 over Stars

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kia Vaughn scored all 15 of her points in a decisive first half, Stefanie Dolson had 14 and the Washington Mystics beat the San Antonio Stars 88-53 on Friday night for the their fifth straight win.

  • Fan collapses before Astros game

    HOUSTON (AP) — A man has collapsed in the stands before the Houston Astros’ home game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

  • Toronto Blue Jays newly acquired starting pitcher David Price smiles in the dugout as his team plays the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015 in Toronto.  (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday’s trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.

    Updated: 8:52 am

  • Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt fields questions from the media during a press conference on Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. The Houston Texans open training camp Aug. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Bob Levey)

    Texans report to camp with many questions on offense

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans know they’ll have a solid defense led by J.J. Watt.