Daily Archive: October 23, 2018

Oct 23

Update on the latest in sports:

MLB-WORLD SERIES Bosox strike first BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have opened the World Series by thumping Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers’ bullpen. Andrew Benintendi was 4-for-4 with an RBI single and three runs scored as the Red Sox whipped the Dodgers, 8-4. Pinch-hitter Eduardo Nunez put Boston in control with …

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Oct 23

Trial to begin over deadly attack on Maryland police station

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A jury will determine whether a man committed murder when authorities said he attacked a Maryland police station, provoking a videotaped shootout in which an officer mistakenly killed an undercover detective. Opening statements are expected to begin Wednesday for Michael Ford’s murder trial in the March 2016 shooting death of …

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Oct 23

Crosby’s nifty move lifts Penguins to 6-5 OT win over Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Sidney Crosby made a slick move through two defenders, skated through the slot and lifted a backhander into the net at 2:12 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 6-5 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Crosby opened the scoring in the first period and his second goal …

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Oct 23

Tuesday Night’s Mega Millions Drawing

KY LOTTERY (LEX18) – The numbers for that record $1.6 billion Mega Millions Jackpot were drawn late Tuesday night. Those numbers are: 5, 28, 62, 65, 70 – And the Mega Ball – 5. This is the biggest jackpot in both Mega Millions and U.S. lottery history, and has captured national attention. Stay up to date …

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Oct 23

Voting access dominates Georgia debate between Abrams, Kemp

ATLANTA (AP) — The first debate between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp in the race for Georgia governor was dominated by charges of voter suppression and counterclaims of encouraging illegal voting. Disputes over voting access took center stage at the debate, highlighting Abrams’ historic bid to become the first black female governor in …

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Oct 23

Some police dogs now have cameras, too

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Police dogs have always helped their human counterparts through their eyes and nose. Now some police dogs are getting their own backup — cameras that transmit live video. The devices generally attach to dogs’ backs on a vest and transmit video to a handler watching from a screen, possibly on their wrist …

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Oct 23

Diminished Hawaii Republicans aim to incrementally rebuild

MILILANI, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii’s Republican Party has just five representatives in the 51-member state House. All 25 state senators are Democrats, as is the governor and the entire congressional delegation. Republican Party chairwoman Shirlene Ostrov says the party is trying to rebuild by bringing in experienced campaign staffers from the mainland, building its donor …

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Oct 23

MacArthur Foundation announces millions in justice grants

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia has been awarded an additional $4 million to continue cutting its jail population, and city officials say they will use the new funding to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal justice system. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced Wednesday that it will give implementation grants to …

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Oct 23

Wall Street skeptical of Tesla’s promise to post net profit

Tesla is showing some promising signs that it will make money as advertised in the third quarter, but Wall Street isn’t buying it. The electric car and solar panel maker delivered more than 80,000 vehicles from July through September, and Musk told employees late in the quarter that it was close to profitability. Still, of …

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Oct 23

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Evening” game were: 1-4-6-8 (one, four, six, eight) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game appeared first on LEX18.com. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

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