• Lonnie Franklin Jr. appears in Los Angeles Superior Court during closing arguments of his trail Monday, May 2, 2016, in Los Angeles. The “Grim Sleeper” serial killer trial is coming to a close in Los Angeles after months of testimony. Franklin is charged with killing nine women and a 15-year-old girl between 1985 and 2007. They were shot or strangled and their bodies dumped in alleys and trash bins in South Los Angeles and nearby areas. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)

    Fingernails spotted in trash led to arrest of alleged killer

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A serial killer preying on vulnerable young black women on the rough streets of south Los Angeles eluded police for two decades until someone rifling through a dumpster in 2007 noticed red fingernails poking out of a garbage bag.

  • Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, waves with his wife Heidi and daughters, Caroline, right, and Catherine, during a rally at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Monday, May 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

    Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday’s Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump’s stunning march toward the GOP nomination.

  • Colorado Rockies' DJ LeMahieu kneels at third base after being caught stealing with two out against the San Diego Padres in the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

    Gray strikes out 11 in 6 innings in 2-1 loss to Padres

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jon Gray pitched well enough to win Monday night, undone only by some well-placed hits by the San Diego Padres.

  • Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (0) shoots against Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) during the first half in Game 1 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Warriors determined to set defensive tone again in Game 2

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Bogut has taken to publicly calling himself unflattering names.

  • Seattle Mariners pitcher Steve Cishek, right, celebrates the 4-3 defeat of the Oakland Athletics with catcher Chris Iannetta at the end of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Mariners back Karns with enough offense in 4-3 win over A’s

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Cishek’s seventh consecutive save this season resembled many of the previous six — a few tense moments, a couple of baserunners and a perfect pitch to end it.

  • San Diego Padres starting pitcher James Shields throws against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

    Kemp’s 2-run double enough for Shields, Padres vs Rockies

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Matt Kemp hit a two-run double in the first inning to help James Shields earn his first victory of the season, and the San Diego Padres overcame 11 strikeouts by Jon Gray to beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1 Monday night.

  • Pilot Andre Borschberg sits in the cockpit of the Solar Impulse 2, as his son, Teo Borschberg, prepares the solar powered plane at Moffett Field in Mountain View, Calif., before dawn Monday, May 2, 2016. The plane took off from California for Arizona to resume its journey around the world using only energy from the sun. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 left Mountain View south of San Francisco shortly after 5 a.m. Monday for an expected 16-hour trip to Phoenix.  (Karl Mondon/The Mercury News-Bay Area News Group via AP)

    Solar plane on global trip arrives in Arizona

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane landed in suburban Phoenix Monday night after a daylong flight from California — the latest leg in its around the world journey using only energy from the sun.

  • Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, May 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

    Royals’ bats remain quiet in 2-0 loss to Nationals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There are ample reasons for Ned Yost to be concerned about the Royals’ struggling offense, from three recent shutouts to the prolonged slumps of stars such as Alex Gordon and Lorenzo Cain.

  • Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols slides safely under the tag of Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy during the eighth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in Milwaukee. Pujols scored from second on a hit by C.J. Cron. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Weaver falters in 5th inning as Angels lose to Brewers 8-5

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Los Angeles Angels right-hander Jered Weaver shut out the Milwaukee Brewers for four innings Monday night. A critical error and a clutch hit by a light-hitting pitcher turned the outing sour.

  • This July 19, 1969 file photo shows U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy's car being pulled from the water next to the Dike Bridge on Chappaquiddick Island in Edgartown, Mass. on Martha's Vineyard. A new feature film is in the works about the tragedy on the small Massachusetts island nearly a half century ago that rocked the Kennedy political dynasty. Kennedy's passenger, 28-year-old Mary Jo Kopechne, was trapped in the car after it went off the bridge and died. (AP Photo, File)

    Hollywood film to revisit events on Chappaquiddick in 1969

    BOSTON (AP) — During a week in which the eyes of the nation were focused on NASA’s first moon landing, a tragic drama played out on a tiny Massachusetts island that would have political ramifications for decades to follow.

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