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December 19, 2018 5:41 PM Air Force: Injured jogger led to 'active shooter' reaction

DAYTON, Ohio – Air Force officials say an injured jogger screaming in pain while training exercises were going on began a series of miscommunications that led to a chaotic "active shooter" response at an Ohio air base. A report released Wednesday says the injury during Aug. 2 training that included an active shooter scenario at Wright-Patterson Air Force 120

December 18, 2018 11:45 PM Air base worker charged with making threats; many guns found

HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Police have seized more than 70 firearms from the home of a man who is accused of threatening to shoot co-workers at Selfridge Air National Guard Base in suburban Detroit. Master Sgt. Roque Diegel (DEE'-gul) is charged with making a false report or threat of terrorism. He denied the allegation during a court appearance Tuesday 121

December 18, 2018 1:18 AM Reports: Astros agree to deal with OF Brantley

The Houston Astros agreed to terms on a two-year, $32 million deal with outfielder Michael Brantley on Monday evening, according to multiple reports. The deal was not yet official but both sides agreed to the terms, Yahoo Sports’ Jeff Passan reported. The contract reportedly runs through the 2020 season and does not include any club or player options 171

December 17, 2018 9:14 PM Trump expected to sign order creating US Space Command in coming days: officials

President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order calling for the creation of a U.S. Space Command in the coming days, U.S. officials told Fox News on Monday. The move falls short of creating a new branch of the U.S. military, a “Space Force,” but officials say that could be the next step. Officials tell Fox to expect Vice President Pence 162

December 13, 2018 3:29 PM Rockies hire hitting coach Dave Magadan after bad year at plate

LAS VEGAS -- The Colorado Rockies have hired Dave Magadan as their hitting coach after finishing last season with the lowest batting average in team history. The Rockies made the move Wednesday at the winter meetings. They also said Ron Gideon, who had been on manager Bud Black's staff, will become the first base coach. Bench coach Mike Redmond, pitching 79

December 13, 2018 11:02 AM Top German court rules Uber limousine service illegal

KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - Germany’s highest court ruled on Thursday that a defunct limousine service offered by Uber [UBER.UL] was illegal, in a setback for the U.S. ride-hailing company that has struggled to comply with the law in Europe’s largest economy. The Federal Court of Justice, handing down a final decision, upheld lower-court rulings in favor 142

December 12, 2018 6:09 PM Melania Trump thanks troops, greets children in Virginia

First lady Melania Trump greets children from the Burbank and Bethel Manor Elementary schools during a tour of Joint Base Langley in Hampton, Va., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) HAMPTON, Va. – The first lady of the United States has thanked U.S. service members at a military base in Virginia for their efforts. Flanked by two F-22 Raptor 94

December 12, 2018 8:30 AM Mystery radar blips appear over Illinois and Kentucky and nobody knows why

The origin of mysterious blips that appeared across radar in southern Illinois and western Kentucky Monday night may have come from military aircraft, but nearby military bases say they had nothing to do with it. Social media users theorized that the culprit could have been debris from passing meteors or even a flock of birds, the report said. A local 101

December 11, 2018 7:50 PM Phillies, OF Andrew McCutchen agree to 3-year, $50M deal

According to ESPN and multiple reports, McCutchen will receive a three-year, $50 million contract. The deal includes a team option for the 2022 season. The 32-year-old, a five-time All-Star and the 2013 National League MVP, batted .255 with 20 homers and 65 RBIs in 155 games last season with the San Francisco Giants and New York Yankees. He hit .253 with five homers 132

December 10, 2018 5:50 PM Royals, outfielder Billy Hamilton agree to one-year deal

The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a one-year deal worth $5.25 million, according to ESPN's Buster Olney and multiple reports. Hamilton, who spent the first six years of his career with the Cincinnati Reds, can also make an additional $1 million in incentives, according to Olney. Hamilton, 28, is one of the fastest 124