• Texas Rangers' Bobby Wilson stands by the plate as Toronto Blue Jays' Ben Revere celebrates after scoring on a throwing error to first by Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. The Blue Jays won 6-5. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Rangers falter in 9th, lose 6-5 in opener against Blue Jays

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shawn Tolleson and Adrian Beltre were both taking the blame after the Texas Rangers blew a ninth-inning lead.

  • Blue Jays claim Roach off waivers from Reds

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-hander Donn Roach off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.

  • Blue Jays rookie 2B Devon Travis gets another cortisone shot

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Blue Jays rookie second baseman Devon Travis is hopeful of returning to Toronto’s lineup this season after having another cortisone shot in his injured left shoulder.

  • A June 10, 2015 file photo shows Ashley Madison's Korean web site on a computer screen in Seoul, South Korea. Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the cheating website after hackers released personal and detailed information on them and millions of other users, including credit card numbers and sexual preferences. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)

    Ashley Madison users in US sue cheating website over breach

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the website for cheaters after hackers released personal and detailed information of millions of users, including financial data and sexual proclivities.

  • Devrin Weathers, of Webb City, Mo., pitches during the first inning of a consolation baseball game against Canada at the Little League World Series, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in South Williamsport, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Missouri beats Canada 18-6 in LLWS consolation game

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Devrin Weathers pitched into the fifth inning and hit a two-run homer on Tuesday, leading Webb City, Missouri to an 18-6 victory over Canada in a consolation game at the Little League World Series.

  • Flames sign Mark Giordano to 6-year contract

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The Calgary Flames completed the top task on their summer to-do list by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year contract extension.

  • In this Thursday, July 30, 2015 photo, Salvatore Emma Jr., president and CEO of Micron Products, displays Blunt Impact Projectiles, one ready for use, left, and another after being fired during a test at the factory in Fitchburg, Mass. The projectiles utilize new technology developed by the company to provide law enforcement with less-lethal ammunition engineered to cushion and displace the force of impact, designed to cause pain and discomfort but not serious injury. The technology is part of a push to find ways for law enforcement to be able to use force with non-deadly means. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Less-lethal weapons get new interest amid police shootings

    FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets — “blunt impact projectiles” that cause suspects excruciating pain but stop short of killing them. Or at least that’s the goal.

  • Monday, August 24, 2015

    Another losing day on Wall Street as early rally fades; Dow sheds more than 200 points

  • Toronto Police Services Superintendent Bryce Evans, center, speaks to the media regarding the investigation into the AshleyMadison.com breach during a press conference in Toronto on Monday, August 24, 2015. The hack of the cheating website Ashley Madison has triggered extortion crimes and led to two unconfirmed reports of suicides, Canadian police said Monday. The company behind Ashley Madison is offering a $500,000 Canadian (US $378,000) reward for information leading to the arrest of members of a group that hacked the site. (Melissa Renwick/Toronto Star, The Canadian Press via AP)

    Police: Ashley Madison hack might have led to suicides

    TORONTO (AP) — The hacking of the cheating website Ashley Madison has triggered extortion crimes and led to two unconfirmed reports of suicides, Canadian police said Monday.

  • Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

    In this Sept. 11, 2011 photo, director-screenwriter-actress Sarah Polley poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada.  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

    TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.