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Royals bullpen holds on for 5-4 victory over Twins KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Bruce Chen labored through five innings before the Kansas City Royals' bullpen took over, shutting down the Minnesota Twins the rest of the way in a 5-4 victory Saturday. The Royals have won five straight after getting swept last weekend in Minnesota. Chen (1-1) allowed all four runs on eight hits and four walks, but the damage could have been worse. He ...

VIDEO: 14 year old racer at Lucas Speedway Bobby Williams got his start racing at the age of seven. ...

SLIDE SHOW: KY3 Night at the Races Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland celebrates KY3 Night at the Races Saturday. ...

Missouri Republicans outline new gun proposal JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Republicans have outlined a new approach to prevent federal agents from enforcing gun control laws the state considers to be infringements on gun rights. Under the bill endorsed by a Senate committee, federal agents who enforce those laws would be banned from future service in any state or local law enforcement agency. The change comes as House and Senate backers try ...

Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 lead ST. LOUIS (AP) — Defenseman Barret Jackman scored on a drive through traffic, giving the St. Louis Blues their second straight 4-3 overtime victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday for a 2-0 series lead against the defending Stanley Cup champions. St. Louis rallied after Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook received a five-minute major and game misconduct penalty for a vicious elbow to the head on Blues ...

Lynn, Cardinals beat sloppy Nationals 4-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Lance Lynn won his fourth straight start and the St. Louis Cardinals took advantage of another shaky fielding performance by Washington, scoring three unearned runs to beat Jordan Zimmermann and the Nationals 4-3 Saturday. Tony Cruz drove in two runs for the Cardinals, who have won nine of the last 10 games between the teams. St. Louis took control with a three-run second ...



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Baby Prince George visits Australian zoo
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge (R), and her husband Prince William (L), watch as their son Prince George looks at an Australian animal called a Bilby at Sydney's Taronga Zoo on April 20, 2014Baby Prince George stepped out in public with his parents on Sunday for the first time in Australia, for an encounter with wildlife at Sydney's Taronga Zoo. George, eight months old and third in line to the throne after grandfather Princes Charles and father William, stole the show as his parents toured the harbourfront zoo overlooking the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

4 French journalists back home after Syria ordeal
In this photo made from video, two of the four French journalists who went missing in Syria last summer, Didier Francois, foreground, and Edouard Elias, right, leave a local hospital after a medical check, in Akcakale, Turkey, Saturday, April 19, 2014. Four French journalists who went missing in Syria last summer were found blindfolded and cuffed in Turkey's southeast Sanliurfa province late Friday, according to a private Turkish news agency. Dogan News Agency (DHA) said Edouard Elias, Didier Francois, Nicolas Henin and Pierre Torres were found by Turkish soldiers on routine patrol after the journalists were dropped off near the Turkey-Syria border by an unknown group. (AP Photo/DHA) TURKEY OUT TV OUTPARIS (AP) — Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home on Sunday to joyful families awaiting them at a military airport outside Paris.

Joyful homecoming for four French journalists after Syria captivity
French President Hollande speaks with former French hostages and journalists moments after thier arrival by helicopter from Evreux to the military airbase in VillacoulbayBy Sunaina Karkarey VILLACOUBLAY AIRBASE, France (Reuters) - Four French journalists held captive in Syria for more than 10 months returned home to France on Sunday, freshly shaved and beaming, where they were met at an airbase by President Francois Hollande, their families and friends. Nicolas Henin, Pierre Torres, Edouard Elias and Didier Francois smiled at a crowd of journalists, some of them colleagues, after descending from a military helicopter at the Villacoublay airbase southwest of Paris.

Hamilton leads at halfway in China
Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton (R) of Britain leads the pack at the start of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 20, 2014Shanghai (AFP) - Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was leading the Chinese Grand Prix at the halfway mark on Sunday and on target for his third win in three races.

'Deadly shootout' in eastern Ukraine shatters Easter truce
A Ukrainian policeman guards a check-point at the entrance of the southeastern Ukrainian city of Berdyansk on April 19, 2014Slavyansk (Ukraine) (AFP) - Four people were reported killed Sunday in a gun battle in restive eastern Ukraine, shattering a fragile Easter truce in the crisis-hit former Soviet republic. Kiev's interim government had pledged a halt to military operations to oust the rebels until the end of the Orthodox Easter holidays on Monday. The reported violence came as the United States was pressing Russia to persuade the pro-Kremlin rebels to abide by an international accord calling for them to surrender their weapons and leave occupied public buildings. Overnight, Orthodox leaders in Kiev and Moscow traded barbs over the Ukraine crisis as politics overshadowed traditional Easter observances.