News archive from 5 July 2011

Coyotes sign goalie Curtis McElhinney and defenseman Tyler Eckford

The Coyotes signed unrestricted free-agent goaltender Curtis McElhinney and defenseman Tyler Eckford to one-year, two-way contracts, General Manager Don Maloney announced Monday. As per club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. In four NHL...

AZCentral, 17:02 in Sport
 

Riots erupt in Egypt after court releases police

CAIRO - Hundreds of Egyptians attacked a courtroom in Cairo on Monday, scuffled with security guards, and blocked a major highway for hours after the court ordered the release of 10 policemen charged with killing protesters during the country's...

Chron, 17:03 in World News
 

Blue Jackets sign left wing Alexandre Giroux to 1-year deal

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed left wing and 10-year pro hockey veteran Alexandre Giroux to a one-year contract. Monday’s announcement did not include financial terms of the deal. The 30-year-old Quebec City native has notched...

 

Boos turn to cheers for Werth, who scores on wild pitch in 10th as Nationals top Cubs 5-4

WASHINGTON (AP) - Jayson Werth turned boos to cheers by scoring the winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Washington Nationals snagged another one-run victory with a 5-4 Fourth of July matinee win over the Chicago Cubs...

 
Joffrey letter to dancers threatens to cut season over contract dispute

Joffrey letter to dancers threatens to cut season over contract dispute

Citing "bewildering circumstances," the Joffrey Ballet's executive director and chairman of the board jointly sent a letter dated July 1 informing the company's dance corps that "we have, with great reluctance, been forced to cancel the...

 
Mexico Arrests Drug Gang Leader

Mexico Arrests Drug Gang Leader

MEXICO CITY - The federal police captured a founder and senior leader of the Zetas drug gang who may be connected to the killing of an American agent earlier this year, Mexico’s security ministry said Monday. In a statement, Mexican officials...

 
Judge rules in favor of letting autistic boy take service dog to school

Judge rules in favor of letting autistic boy take service dog to school

By the time summer school starts in early July, Caleb will probably walk into class with a golden retriever at his side. Caleb Ciriacks is a 7-year-old severely autistic boy who for the most part doesn't speak. He shrieks and paces when he gets...

 

Blue Jays 9, Red Sox 7

E_Youkilis (6), Y.Navarro (1). DP_Toronto 2. LOB_Toronto 7, Boston 6. 2B_R.Davis 2 (15), Snider 3 (7), Ad.Gonzalez (28), D.Ortiz (21). 3B_Ellsbury (1), Saltalamacchia (2). HR_A.Hill (4). SB_R.Davis (22), Ellsbury (27). CS_Pedroia (3). S_J.Molina....

 

Werth scores on WP in 10th as Nats top Cubs 5-4

WASHINGTON -- Jayson Werth turned boos to cheers by scoring the winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Washington Nationals snagged another one-run victory with a 5-4, Fourth of July matinee win over the Chicago Cubs on...

 

This Week in Golf -- July 7th through July 10th

Stricker, the top-ranked player in this week's field at No. 5, posted a two- shot victory in 2010 and a three-shot win in 2009 to become the second back- to-back winner and first since David Frost did it in 1992-93. He's also tasted some recent...

 

Pujols could return to Cardinals' lineup Tuesday

ST. LOUIS - Albert Pujols could be back in the St. Louis Cardinals' lineup as early as Tuesday night, beating the initial timetable for his return from a broken left wrist by a month. After taking indoor batting practice and fielding grounders outside...

 
Snider has three doubles, drives in a pair in Blue Jays' 9-7 victory over Red Sox

Snider has three doubles, drives in a pair in Blue Jays' 9-7 victory over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - Travis Snider had three doubles and drove in a pair of runs and Aaron Hill homered as the Toronto Blue Jays became the latest team to rough up John Lackey, beating the Boston Red Sox 9-7 on Monday. Hill also had an RBI single and Rajai...

 
Women's World Cup: United States looks to build momentum, win Group C in matchup against Sweden

Women's World Cup: United States looks to build momentum, win Group C in matchup against Sweden

WOLFSBURG, Germany - Rest is nice, winning is better. The United States plays Sweden in the group stage finale at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday, a game that would seem to have little importance with both teams already through to the...

Daily News, 17:26 in Sport
 

Nick Lachey enjoyes three-day bachelor party in Vegas

Nick Lachey has enjoyed a three-day bachelor party in Las Vegas. The 37-year-old singer - who is preparing to marry girlfriend of four years Vanessa Minnillo - was joined by brother Drew, former 98 Degrees bandmates Jeff Timmons and Justin Jeffre, and...

AZCentral, 17:27 in Showbiz
 
Nationals vs. Cubs: Washington wins, 5-4, on wild pitch in 10th inning

Nationals vs. Cubs: Washington wins, 5-4, on wild pitch in 10th inning

Something happens to these Washington Nationals after the ninth inning. Monday afternoon, it didn’t matter that two of their starting pitchers had to pinch-hit in a tie game after the eighth, that Laynce Nix had played first base for the first time...

 

News Widget for Webmasters

Newsrt at twitter
«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31