Alonso, McNeil lead Mets past Blue Jays 5-4 in Hill’s debut

Rich Hill gave the New York Mets the reliable start they were seeking. Pete Alonso and Jeff McNeil took care of the rest. Alonso homered again, McNeil broke a tie…

Polanco, Newman lead Pirates to 10-2 romp over Giants

Gregory Polanco homered, drove in three runs and scored twice, and Kevin Newman matched his career high with four hits for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who beat the NL West-leading San…

Japan surges to gymnastics lead; Reigning champ Uchimura out

Kohei Uchimura’s gymnastics career is over. The Japanese star can take solace knowing that the sport the two-time Olympic champion redefined appears to be in good hands in his home…

Fowler, Vegas, Merritt tied for 3M Open lead in Minnesota

Rickie Fowler’s improved driving helped him shoot a 5-under 65 on Sunday in the final round of the British Open. Looking for a late push in the FedEx Cup standings,…

Russia warns US over hypersonic missiles in Europe, could lead to ‘inadvertent conflict’

The Russian Embassy in the U.S. did not mince words in a tweet late Monday warning Washington not to deploy hypersonic missiles in Europe.  The tweet begins with a red…

LA County mask mandates: Governors refuse to follow lead on guidelines for their own states

Coronavirus case numbers are spiking in areas across the country with the rise of the Delta variant, but while Los Angeles County, Calif., is responding with the return of mandatory…

Yelich hits RBI double in 11th, Brewers top Reds, widen lead

Christian Yelich doubled home the go-ahead run in the 11th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-4 Saturday night to widen their lead in the NL Central.…

First-time boaters lead boat boom

FOX Business’ Jeff Flock speaks with Sailtime member John Palmer on the boating boom. More boaters than ever are hitting the water this summer, and the demand is being propelled…

Bucks edge Suns 123-119 to take 3-2 lead in NBA Finals

Jrue Holiday seized his chance to give the Milwaukee Bucks the lead in the NBA Finals. Took it right out of Devin Booker’s hands, actually. Holiday’s steal and alley-oop pass…

Convicted terrorists lead religious services in federal prisons: IG

Convicted terrorists – some associated with al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and Al-Shabaab – were allowed to lead religious services in federal prisons because of a shortage of chaplains, according to…