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Mariners send top prospect O’Neill to Cardinals for Gonzales

While Seattle will have Gonzales under club control through the 2023 season, he may not be the impact arm to help the Mariners in this year’s chase for a wild-card spot in the American League. “Marco is a quality [Read entire story]

Minneapolis police chief steps down

MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief after last week’s shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police [Read entire story]

Mexico’s early goal seals 1-0 Gold Cup win over Honduras

A goal by Rodolfo Pizarro just over three minutes into the game was all the offense Mexico could muster, but it was enough for a 1-0 victory over Honduras on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup [Read entire story]

Greek island Kos hit by 6.5-magnitude earthquake

KOS, Greece — A powerful earthquake shook the Greek island of Kos early Friday morning, damaging several buildings and the main port, killing at least two people and causing more than 120 injuries, authorities [Read entire story]

US shuts out El Salvador to advance in Gold Cup

PHILADELPHIA — Skirmishing for position at the goal line ahead of a corner kick, Jozy Altidore could not believe what occurred: El Salvador defender Henry Romero bit the back of his left shoulder, then twisted his [Read entire story]

New York Bulls rout Earthquakes 5-1

Daniel Royer scored twice in a one-minute span late to cap the New York Red Bulls’ 5-1 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes in Harrison, N.J., on Wednesday night. Sacha Kljestan scored in the 73rd minute, scooping up [Read entire story]

Reality Show Camera Crew Robbed at Gunpoint in Oakland

Reality Show Camera Crew Robbed at Gunpoint in Oakland

Four members of a reality show camera crew were robbed in Oakland by thieves who put guns to their heads and took $50,000 in equipment.Photo Credit: Getty Images file [Read entire story]

Sonny Gray Keeps Dealing, A’s Avoid Sweep With Win Over Rays

Sonny Gray Keeps Dealing, A's Avoid Sweep With Win Over Rays

Sonny Gray's time in Oakland may be coming to an end. For the time being though, he's looking every part of an ace.Photo Credit: NBC Sports Bay Area [Read entire story]

Lawsuit claims Uber discriminates against people in wheelchairs

NEW YORK — A nonprofit disability rights organization filed a class-action lawsuit against Uber, claiming the ride-hailing service discriminates against New York City riders with disabilities by not providing enough [Read entire story]

Facebook blames glitch for shutdown of Catholic pages

Catholic radio network Relevant Radio says on its website that its “Father Rocky” Facebook page went down on Monday and wasn’t restored until late Tuesday. A Facebook representative apologized for the disruption [Read entire story]

California Rescuers Free Whale Snagged by Fishing Anchors

California Rescuers Free Whale Snagged by Fishing Anchors

Rescuers off California on Tuesday freed a badly tangled humpback whale caught by fishing anchors that were dragging it to the ocean floor.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

Cal’s Layshia Clarendon makes her 1st WNBA All-Star team

There will be a lot of fresh faces in Seattle for the WNBA All-Star Game this weekend, including reigning Rookie of the Year Breanna Stewart. The Storm’s leading scorer was one of six reserves announced Tuesday night [Read entire story]

Yankees get Todd Frazier, 2 relievers from White Sox

The Yankees strengthened their hand for a playoff push Tuesday night, acquiring infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the White Sox for reliever Tyler Clippard and three [Read entire story]

Feds Talk to Air Canada Pilot in Close Call at SFO Taxiway

Feds Talk to Air Canada Pilot in Close Call at SFO Taxiway

Federal investigators confirmed Monday that an Air Canada jet was descending toward a taxiway holding four other planes rather than the assigned runway and narrowly avoided disaster at San Francisco... [Read entire story]

Lonzo Ball creating serious buzz around the Lakers

Yes, it was only Summer League, but the franchise has been mired in a playoff drought and is in much need of excitement. In six Las Vegas Summer League games, he averaged 16.3 points, 9.3 assists and 7.7 rebounds. Even [Read entire story]

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Wolff dies

Mr. Wolff broadcast the NFL’s championship game, World Series, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup Finals. Skylar Diggins-Smith had 26 points, Kaela Davis added 23 and the host Dallas Wings overcame an 11-point deficit to beat [Read entire story]

Bryson DeChambeau rallies to win John Deere Classic

Bryson DeChambeau overcame a four-stroke deficit to win the John Deere Classic in Silvis, Ill., by a stroke Sunday for his first PGA Tour title — and a spot this week in the British Open. Rodgers then had a par putt [Read entire story]

Arizona flash flood kills at least 9

Nine people died and a 13-year-old boy was missing Sunday after their group of family and friends was swept away while cooling off in a creek that suddenly turned treacherous when a rainstorm upstream unleashed [Read entire story]

Mark Mulder wins 3rd straight Tahoe tourney; Stephen Curry thrives

Warriors guard Stephen Curry got a big lift to his budding golf career by rallying to finish fourth Sunday in the American Century Championship celebrity tournament near Lake Tahoe on Sunday. Former A’s pitcher Mark [Read entire story]

Indiana bride gives canceled wedding party to the homeless

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana woman didn’t want her canceled $30,000 wedding to go to waste, so she threw a party for the homeless. About a dozen veterans from a local organization were among the guests who dined on [Read entire story]