• 1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A suspected tornado near Birmingham, Alabama, flattened businesses and injured one person Thursday, while the mayor of a coastal Louisiana town urged residents to evacuate ahead of a rising tide — two lingering effects of a weakening Tropical Depression Cindy that was fueling harsh weather across the Southeast.

  • Blue Jays hold on for 7-5 win over Rangers after 6-run 1st

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Darwin Barney’s two-run homer capped a big first inning and was just enough for the Toronto Blue Jays to earn a victory — and again get within one game of their first .500 record this season.

  • Hamels could be back in Rangers rotation by next week

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels could be back in the Texas Rangers rotation as early as next week.

  • Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Colorado Springs’ Triple-A baseball team is moving to San Antonio for the 2019 season, part of a series of moves by Elmore Sports Group that will cost Helena, Montana, its Pioneer League franchise.

  • Johnson scores 25 points, Wings beat winless Stars 81-78

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Glory Johnson scored 25 points in the Dallas Wings’ 81-78 comeback victory over the winless San Antonio Stars on Wednesday.

  • The Latest: Tropical Storm Cindy crawling toward the coast

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Cindy (all times local):

  • Texas oil company opens regional headquarters in New Mexico

    HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — A Texas-based oil company has opened a new regional headquarters in southeastern New Mexico as activity in the Permian Basin heats up.

  • Long stretch of Gulf Coast eyes Tropical Storm Cindy

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast.

  • 1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Cindy formed Tuesday in the Gulf of Mexico, hovering south of Louisiana as it churned tides and spun bands of heavy, potentially flooding rain onto the central and eastern Gulf Coast.

  • The Latest: Texas puts government response on standby

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather (all times local):