Sunday , 24 June 2018

Navy pilot dies in 'mishap' at New Mexico base

A pilot “involved in a mishap” at Holloman Air Force Base in Mexico died on Friday, the Navy said. Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from Canandaigua, New York, died in a crash involving the A-29 he was piloting, the Navy said in a statement on Saturday. He was on a mission over the Red Rio Bombing Range, which is part of …

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Oregon St. beats Miss. St. 5-2, plays Arkansas in CWS finals

Kevin Abel and Jake Mulholland made it look easy for Oregon State. Until it wasn’t. Abel turned in the Beavers’ best start of the College World Series and the usually reliable Mulholland came on in the eighth inning with a four-run lead and retired the first five batters he faced. But Mississippi State proved to be no easy out this …

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Kershaw, deGrom stumble; Kemp slam lifts Dodgers over Mets

Clayton Kershaw felt strong — if not quite effective — in his return from the disabled list. That was good enough for the Los Angeles Dodgers. They had muscle to spare against the New York Mets. Kershaw and Jacob deGrom stumbled in an unexpected ace showdown, Matt Kemp hit a pinch grand slam and the Dodgers won 8-3 on Saturday …

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Oregon State to face Arkansas in College World Series finals

Sophomore designated hitter Tyler Malone delivered a three-run home run in Oregon State’s five-run third inning, all the support needed for starting pitcher Kevin Abel. The freshman right-hander gave the Beavers their first quality start of this CWS, lasting seven innings. Abel allowed three hits and struck out five. Mississippi State, which had made a habit of late-game heroics this …

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Witness who recorded teenager shot by East Pittsburgh cop: ‘All they did was run’

The woman who filmed an East Pittsburgh police officer shoot an unarmed African-American teen said the officer had been “very harsh” and “very aggressive” in the moments leading up to the shooting. The witness was standing on a nearby balcony and started recording with her cell phone what would be Antwon Rose’s last moments. In the short clip, Rose, 17, …

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