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December 6, 2018 10:03 PM Looking to rebound, Jonathan Schoop reaches one-year deal with Twins

MINNEAPOLIS -- Second baseman Jonathan Schoop and the Twins agreed to a one-year, $7.5 million contract Thursday, another step in an offseason remake of Minnesota's infield. Schoop's deal would allow him to earn a $100,000 performance bonus for reaching 600 plate appearances, plus additional award bonuses. He was an All-Star with Baltimore in 2017 when he hit .293 with 32 home runs with 105 RBIs, all career 99

December 6, 2018 6:26 AM New Satellite Images Show Expansion at a North Korea Missile Base, Report Says

New satellite images discovered by researchers appear to show activity taking place at an unidentified long-range missile base in North Korea. Published Wednesday by CNN, the images reportedly show the expansion of a unidentified, active long-range missile base near the previously identified Yeongjeo-dong base in North Korea’s mountainous interior. Analysts 127

December 6, 2018 5:57 AM Second crew member found after US Marine Corps planes collide near Japan

FILE: A F/A-18 jet at United States Marine Corps air station in Iwakuni, western Japan. (Kyodo News via AP) A second crew member has been found in the Pacific Ocean near Japan where two Marine Corps aircraft collided while refueling in mid-air early Thursday during a training exercise, a Marine Corps spokesman confirmed to Fox News. The second person 92

December 5, 2018 11:24 PM Diamondbacks added talent with upside by dealing Paul Goldschmidt

It only made sense for the Arizona Diamondbacks to trade Paul Goldschmidt, who is one year from free agency and whose contract pays him just $14 million this year, making that year quite valuable in the trade market to any team looking to contend in 2019 and with an open spot at first base. The St. Louis Cardinals were a perfect trade partner, with surplus 69

December 5, 2018 5:59 PM Mel Stottlemyre Jr. hired as Marlins pitching coach

MIAMI -- Former Seattle Mariners pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr. has been hired as pitching coach for the Miami Marlins. Also joining manager Don Mattingly's staff is former Kansas City Royals manager Trey Hillman, who will be first base and infield coach. Like Mattingly and Marlins CEO Derek Jeter, Stottlemyre and Hillman have ties to the New York Yankees 105

December 5, 2018 3:26 AM Apple assembler Foxconn considering iPhone factory in Vietnam -state media

HANOI (Reuters) - Foxconn, the world’s biggest electronics contract manufacturer and a key Apple Inc supplier, is considering setting up a factory in Vietnam to mitigate any impact of an ongoing trade war between the United States and China, Vietnamese state media reported. The move would be one of the first significant steps by a major company with large 151

December 3, 2018 9:05 PM SpaceX launches biggest U.S. 'rideshare' mission with 64 satellites

(Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket from California on Monday carrying 64 small satellites into low orbit around the Earth, which the company called the largest-ever “rideshare” mission by a U.S.-based rocket. The mission, dubbed SSO-A, also marked the third voyage to space for the same Falcon 9 rocket - another milestone for SpaceX’s 127

December 3, 2018 6:26 AM Reports: Phillies near deal for Mariners All-Star Jean Segura

The deal would involve multiple players, and Segura will need to waive his no-trade clause to join Philadelphia, according to reports. First baseman Carlos Santana and shortstop J.P. Crawford would be among the players headed to Seattle, according to reports. Segura batted .304 with 10 home runs, 91 runs and 63 RBIs in 144 games last season and was named 75

December 2, 2018 7:51 PM Mexico's new president takes aim at violence during first day in office

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - On his first full day in office, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended a plan to end lawlessness with a new national guard, an initiative that risks upsetting some supporters who favor a less militarized approach. In a Sunday morning speech, Mexico’s first leftist president in decades continued to pivot from an emphasis 84

November 30, 2018 1:33 AM Samsung Elec says it will cancel $4.4 billion worth of shares

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) said on Friday it would cancel 4.9 trillion won ($4.4 billion) worth of its shares. Expected to be complete on Dec. 4, the cancellation was the second stage of its previously announced plan to cancel all of its treasury shares in two stages to enhance shareholder value. The first stage was canceled 145