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June 08, 2018 - 10:21 am
BOSTON (AP) — American cities accounted for about 96 percent of the country's job growth in 2017 as they added nearly 2 million new jobs, according to the latest annual report from a bipartisan coalition of mayors. The U.S. Conference of Mayors, which is gathering in Boston starting on Friday, says...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ross Stripling
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
May 31, 2018 - 8:09 am
By Doug Padilla, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ross Stripling is surprising even himself with the way he's piling up strikeouts lately. The right-hander had nine more Wednesday night to increase his total to 28 over his last three starts, Matt Kemp homered and drove in four runs, and the Los...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams and Scott Kingery
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
May 30, 2018 - 7:03 am
By Doug Padilla, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta put the Philadelphia Phillies back on control. A day after a tough loss, the Phillies bounced back Tuesday night as Arrieta finished off one of the better months of his impressive career with a 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez
AP Photo/John McCoy
May 29, 2018 - 7:49 am
By Beth Harris, AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vince Velasquez was cruising with a 4-0 lead while holding the Los Angeles Dodgers hitless into the sixth inning. Then the bottom dropped out. Yasiel Puig broke up the no-hit bid and the Phillies piled up miscues in the late innings to hand the...
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Vertis Boyce receives a kidney
UCLA via CNN
April 24, 2018 - 8:14 am
By Andrea Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- Vertis Boyce is a 70-year-old African-American woman. But her new kidney used to belong to a 24-year-old Hispanic man. And before that, it belonged to a 17-year-old white girl. Boyce's organ's journey, and her new lease on life, are the result of a rare procedure in...
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