KANSAS CITY, Mo. ? The first showdown of brilliant bullpens went to the Kansas City Royals.
After Kansas City took the lead with a five-run sixth inning, the trio of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and All-Star closer Greg Holland shut down the hot-hitting San Francisco Giants.
Kansas City cruised from there to a 7-2 victory Wednesday night, evening the World Series at a game apiece as it shifts to the Bay Area for the next three games.
BOSTON ? Television ad spending on Massachusetts ballot questions has approached $5.8 million with Election Day less than two weeks away.
Virtually all of that spending has come from two groups: The Coalition to Protect Mass Jobs, which is hoping to persuade voters to reject a ballot question that would repeal the state's casino law, and No on Question 2: Stop Forced Deposits, which opposes a question that would expand the state's bottle deposit law.
MINNEAPOLIS ? It was after 4 a.m. when Dante Cunningham pulled his truck back into the driveway of his suburban Minneapolis home and saw the police waiting for him.
Officers put the handcuffs on the Minnesota Timberwolves' reserve as soon as his feet hit the pavement. The reality of his situation and the domestic assault charges that were on their way didn't really sink in until he was lying in a jail cell and the lights went out.
Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker doesn?t have to go back far to find a ?How To? guide on frazzling Tom Brady and the Patriots offense.
In Week 4, during a Monday night game in Kansas City, the three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback looked as ordinary as he ever has, a bit jumpy behind a reshuffled line and never in a rhythm throughout the game.
Marvel and Disney's first trailer for "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" arrived Thursday night after being leaked online earlier in the day.
The clip, which features never-before-seen footage including scenes with the villainous Ultron (James Spader), was expected to debut during next week's "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" on ABC. Some shots were introduced at San Diego Comic-Con, but a majority of the two-minute trailer is brand new footage.