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Aaron Judge hits 496-foot HR, longest since tracking began

Judge, who grew up in Linden, Calif. - almost 400 miles north of Anaheim - blasted a tie-breaking, two-run homer to right field that traveled 438 feet with one out in the eighth inning, enabling the Yankees to beat the Angels 5-3 and increase their winning streak to six on Monday night at Angel Stadium.



Northam wins Democratic gubernatorial nomination

Sanders, and ran as an "unapologetic liberal". He energized many new-to-politics voters who oppose Trump and promised to support a grab-bag of progressive policies, such as raising taxes on the wealthy, using public funds for political campaigns or mandating union membership.


Obama to return to campaign trail to stump for Northam

Obama to return to campaign trail to stump for Northam

Brown said Northam is benefiting from the unpopularity of President Trump, but who isn't, right? Historically, the victor of Virginia's governor's race comes from the party that lost the presidential contest. By a 3-2 margin, they see Northam favorably. Almost 4 in 10 voters said they were too unfamiliar with both candidates to form an opinion. After losing four closely watched congressional races, "all that stands between Democrats and a massive freakout is this man", as HuffPost ...


Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

Some of the low-lying clouds were rotating, and gusty winds whipped across the landscape. Some rain also was in the forecast for Thursday, while expected strong thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening could bring damaging wind gusts.


Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

DuBose's family said in a statement released shortly after the mistrial that they were "outraged" that a second jury failed to convict Tensing "for the murder of our beloved Sam DuBose ". Jurors had deliberated almost 26 hours through Thursday in former University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing's second trial. Prosecutors, meanwhile, claimed that the video shows that DuBose's vehicle wasn't moving until about one second before Tensing fired his gun, therefore "Tensing wasn't in ...


Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer wins court decision

Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer wins court decision

In a 2-1 ruling issued Thursday afternoon, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit upheld the August 2016 decision by Federal Magistrate William Duffin of Milwaukee. Speaking on WTMJ-AM Friday, Brad Schimel says the state will have a better chance of reversing the decision with a full and "balanced" court . The state justice department had harsh words , stating "We continue to send our condolences to the Halbach family as they have to suffer through another attempt by Mr".