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Ryu extends scoreless streak to 31 innings as Dodgers roll

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu’s shutout streak rolls on. Ryu blanked the Reds over seven innings to extend his major league-leading streak to 31, Cody Bellinger hit his 17th homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Cincinnati 8-3 on Sunday. “He’s just locked in right now with all of ...

State high court considers Army training grounds case

HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii state Supreme Court is considering a case in which plaintiffs have said the state has not enforced the terms of a lease for U.S. Army training grounds. The court heard arguments in the state’s appeal of a lower court ruling that the Hawaii Department of Land and ...

Warriors move a win away from return to Finals

The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — With Kevin Durant out, Draymond Green has taken it upon himself to boost Golden State. And boy, has he. Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday for a 3-0 lead in the ...

Koepka maintains seven-stroke advantage at PGA Championship

The Associated Press FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka is on the cusp of some elite company at the PGA Championship — in the record book, not on the leaderboard. He is all alone on Bethpage Black, the public course he has turned into his private playground. Koepka wasn’t at his ...

Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada

WASHINGTON — Bogged down in a sprawling trade dispute with U.S. rival China, President Donald Trump took steps Friday to ease tensions with America’s allies — lifting import taxes on Canadian and Mexican steel and aluminum and delaying auto tariffs that would have hurt Japan and ...

Federal appeals court rules against Trump ending DACA

RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court ruled Friday the Trump administration acted in an “arbitrary and capricious” manner when it sought to end an Obama-era program that shields young immigrants from deportation. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2 to ...

Koepka shatters 36-hole majors record at PGA

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — The power. The putting. The poise. Brooks Koepka has it all at this PGA Championship, along with the lowest 36-hole score in major championship history and the largest lead by anyone at the halfway point of a Grand Slam event in 85 years. It was daunting to so many ...

Report: Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students from the 1970s through the 1990s, and numerous university officials got wind of what was going on over the years but did little or nothing to stop him, according to a report released by the school ...

Trump playing down threat of war with Iran

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic. Asked Thursday if the U.S. was going to war with Iran, the ...

Saudis blame Iran for drone attack; paper wants US strikes

The Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia accused Tehran of being behind a drone strike that shut down a key oil pipeline in the kingdom, and a newspaper close to the palace called for Washington to launch “surgical” strikes on Iran, raising the specter of ...

Monk seal that had CT scan is suffering from an infection

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaiian monk seal that underwent a CT scan in a human hospital is suffering from muscle inflammation and infection. West Hawaii Today reported Thursday that the scan performed April 21 at North Hawaii Community Hospital in Waimea discovered the 3-year-old ...

Warriors rally, hold off Blazers to take 2-0 lead

The Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. — These Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at home with 4 1/2 minutes to go, they needed every last burst, perfect pass, driving layup and dunk. “Our ...

Koepka begins PGA Championship title defense with course-record 63

The Associated Press FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Three majors in two years, and Brooks Koepka can still feel as though he has something to prove. He delivered again on golf’s biggest stage. And this time, Tiger Woods was along for the ride. Koepka beat up on brawny Bethpage Black for a ...

Smartphone app can ‘hear’ possible ear infections in children

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to “hear” a warning sign of ear infections — fluid buildup behind the eardrum. If it pans out, parents might one day check their tots’ ears at home simply using a phone app and “stuff you have ...

Alabama law moves abortion to center of 2020 campaign

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Alabama’s new law restricting abortion in nearly every circumstance has moved one of the most polarizing issues in American politics to the center of the 2020 presidential campaign. The state’s legislation — the toughest of several anti-abortion ...

Former Hawaii officers among group indicted for stolen drugs

KAILUA-KONA (AP) — A grand jury has indicted two retired Hawaii Police Department officers in a case involving stolen drug evidence, according to court records. A grand jury convened in Kona on Hawaii Island Tuesday to hear charges against former officers Brian Miller and Chadwick Fukui, ...

Hawaii geothermal plant will need state approval to rebuild

POHOIKI, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaii geothermal power company must win state approval before rebuilding transmission lines wiped out by volcanic eruption. News outlets reported Wednesday that Puna Geothermal Venture must hold a public hearing and receive state Public Utilities Commission ...

Late rally sends Bucks past Raptors

The Associated Press MILWAUKEE — Down for most of the game, clearly rusty at times after nearly a full week off, the Milwaukee Bucks looked very much like a team in trouble. Until the fourth quarter. The team with the NBA’s best record this season found its stride at the perfect ...

Jackson plays for record 14th team, Jays fall to Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Edwin Jackson thinks his new place in baseball history has as much to do with his reputation as it does his repertoire. Nearly 16 years after Jackson made his big league debut, both are still holding up. Jackson became the first player in major league history to play ...