• Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Arrieta moves to 9-0 and Cubs edge Cardinals 9-8

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jake Arrieta remained unbeaten on the season despite allowing as many as four runs for the first time in nearly a year and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-8 on Wednesday.

  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA) chief Peter Neffenger testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, before the House Homeland Security Committee which is looking for answers on how to balance security with long lines at airport checkpoints.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season.

  • In this April 12, 2016 photo, Jennifer Dumas answers questions during an interview while holding her daughter, Codylynn, in a playroom at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, in Bedford Hills, N.Y. Bedford Hills has one of only eight working prison nurseries where women live with their babies, out of more than 100 women's prisons around the country. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Babies behind bars: Moms do time with their newborns

    BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children’s books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls.

  • Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale is pulled from the baseball game during the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Sale struggles as White Sox lose 6-2 to Indians

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale’s assessment was brutally honest.

  • Today in History

    Today is Wednesday, May 25, the 146th day of 2016. There are 220 days left in the year.

  • Illinois dismisses Nunn after domestic battery guilty plea

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois on Tuesday dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

  • Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Erik Johnson delivers during the second inning of the second baseball game of a double header against the Cleveland Indians on Monday, May 23, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    White Sox strike early, wilt late in DH split with Indians

    CHICAGO (AP) — The bats finally broke loose for the White Sox in the opener of Monday’s doubleheader. Then they went quiet again to leave Chicago with a 2 1/2-game lead in the AL Central.

  • Chicago Cubs starting pitcher John Lackey (41) looks on in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, May 23, 2016, in St. Louis. The Cardinals defeated the Cubs 4-3. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    Lackey’s start spoiled by one swing, Cardinals beat Cubs 4-3

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Another dominant outing for Chicago Cubs starter John Lackey against his former team was spoiled by one swing of the bat.

  • Randal Grichuk (15) of the St. Louis Cardinals scores a run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs on Monday, May 23, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    Grichuk’s homer in 9th lifts Cardinals to 4-3 win over Cubs

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Randal Grichuk told reporters Monday afternoon that his sore back was OK. A few hours later, Grichuk proved it with his first career walk-off home run.

  • Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Mike Clevinger delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Monday, May 23, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Clevinger allows 2 HR in 1st MLB loss, White Sox top Indians

    CHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland Indians rookie Mike Clevinger threw all his pitches in a long at-bat against Brett Lawrie in the fifth inning.