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Berríos sharp as Jays blank Mariners behind Springer triple

TORONTO (AP) — José Berríos and two relievers combined on a six-hitter, George Springer provided all the offense with a bases-loaded triple and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Tues...

Parra says he is retiring as player, becoming Nats assistant

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gerardo Parra says he is retiring from baseball after 12 seasons in the major leagues and will become a special assistant to Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo. ...

Alex Garland confronts the horrors of past, present in ‘Men’

It wasn’t Jessie Buckley’s audition but an observation she made that got her the leading role in “ Men.” When speaking to filmmaker Alex Garland about his heady idea to grapple with...

Brandi Carlile, Yola, Allison Russell lead Americana noms

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brandi Carlile, Allison Russell and Yola are the leading nominees for the 2022 Americana Honors and Awards, with each one up for album of the year, artist of the year and song ...

Live updates | US official: Russia targets training center

WASHINGTON — A senior U.S. defense official said Monday that Russian long-range strikes near Lviv appeared to target the Ukrainian military training center in Yavoriv, which is less than 15 miles (25 ...

Singer Ruslana seeks Turkey's help for Ukrainian fighters

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Ukrainian singer and former Eurovision song contest winner appealed to Turkey’s president on Monday to save Ukrainian fighters from the besieged city of Mariupol amid Russia's war. ...

Russian war effort runs into diplomatic, military hurdles

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Its military bogged down in a grinding conflict in eastern Ukraine, Russia lost diplomatic ground over the weekend as two more European nations moved closer to joining NATO. ...

Ukraine star Karol in Japan, says her country will rebuild

TOKYO (AP) — Singer Tina Karol said Monday from Japan that she and her fellow Ukrainians will not give up defending their land and culture from Russian invasion and are determined to win the war and r...

"Ear Up Incubation" Fostering New Hong Kong Music

Five Grand Awards at the "Ear Up Music Festival" 13 New Voices of Hong Kong that Must Be Heard HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 16 May 2022 - Now in its fifth year, the "Ear Up Incubation" music m...

Naomi Judd celebrated at 'River of Time' memorial service

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Naomi Judd was celebrated with words and soaring music at a public memorial service Sunday that ended with her daughter Wynonna announcing that a tour planned for later this ye...

Rodrigo, Drake, Ye early winners at Billboard Music Awards

Olivia Rodrigo, Kanye West and Drake are already big winners before the Billboard Music Awards officially kicks off. Rodrigo and West, known as Ye, both have taken home the most awa...

Small wins buoy Ukraine; West says Russians losing momentum

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Almost three months after Russia shocked the world by invading Ukraine, its military faces a bogged-down war, the prospect of a bigger NATO and an opponent buoyed Sunday by wins o...

Cognizant Founders Cup Scores

Sunday At Upper Montclair Country Club Clifton, N.J. Purse: $3 million Yardage: 6,536; Par: 72 Final Round ...

Cognizant Founders Cup Par Scores

Sunday At Upper Montclair Country Club Clifton, N.J. Purse: $3 million Yardage: 6,536; Par: 72 Final Round ...

Eurovision win in hand, Ukraine band releases new war video

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra, fresh off its Eurovision victory, released a new music video Sunday of its winning hit “Stefania” that features scenes of war-ravaged Ukraine and w...