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January 14, 2019 5:44 PM Derek Holland re-signs with Giants on one-year deal

Left-hander Derek Holland re-signed with the San Francisco Giants on a one-year deal, the team announced Monday. The deal is for $7 million, a source told ESPN, confirming multiple reports. Holland, 32, made 30 starts for the Giants last season and finished 7-9 with a 3.57 ERA in 171⅓ innings. He also made six relief appearances. The 10-year veteran 132

January 10, 2019 12:11 AM Judge proposes PG&E power restrictions for next California fire season

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday issued a proposed order to restrict utility PG&E (PCG.N) from using power lines deemed to be unsafe during high winds in the 2019 California fire season, according to a court filing. U.S. District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco also proposed that PG&E be required to re-inspect its grid and “remove 164

January 9, 2019 9:38 PM In post-Franco first for Spain, far-right party becomes kingmaker in Andalusia

BARCELONA (Reuters) - A far-right party on Wednesday took a role in the formation of a regional government in Spain for the first time since the Franco dictatorship ended in 1975. The anti-immigrant Vox agreed to support a center-right coalition in Andalusia. It became kingmaker in Spain’s most populous region - a traditional Socialist Party stronghold 123

January 7, 2019 7:53 PM Ed McCaffrey to serve as commissioner of Pacific Pro Football

SAN DIEGO -- Don Yee, the agent for Tom Brady and other NFL stars, and three-time Super Bowl champion Ed McCaffrey will head Pacific Pro Football, a league that will provide an alternative path to the NFL that has never existed. Pacific Pro Football announced Monday that it is scheduled to begin play in July 2020 with four teams in Southern California 78

January 6, 2019 12:30 AM 49ers S Exum fined $53K for hit on Robert Woods

The NFL on Saturday fined San Francisco 49ers safety Antone Exum Jr. $53,482 for a hit he put on Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Robert Woods last Sunday. This fine marks the third time Exum has been penalized this season for a hit. Exum was flagged for unnecessary roughness on the play against Woods, which took place in the third quarter of the Rams’ 109

January 2, 2019 10:31 PM Joe Maddon fills out coaching staff for Cubs

CHICAGO -- The Cubs hired former major league infielder Mark Loretta as their bench coach Wednesday, replacing Brandon Hyde, who was hired as the manager of the Baltimore Orioles last month. Loretta, 47, had spent the past nine years in the front office of the San Diego Padres. He'll be manager Joe Maddon's bench coach -- the Cubs' third in as many years 97

December 31, 2018 6:38 PM Immigration officials say they had no contact with suspect

SAN FRANCISCO – U.S. immigration authorities confirmed they had no contact with a Mexican national suspected of killing a California police officer until the man was arrested last week. The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement emailed a statement to the San Francisco Chronicle on Sunday saying it had placed its first immigration detainer on suspect 98

December 31, 2018 5:05 PM Cardinals fire Wilks after one season

The Arizona Cardinals fired Steve Wilks on Monday, making him the first head coach to have his contract terminated by the franchise after one season since Joe Kuharich in 1952. The move came one day after Arizona’s 27-24 loss at Seattle, which left the Cardinals (3-13) with the worst record in the NFL. Wilks, 49, was introduced on Jan. 23, 2018 to replace 125

December 31, 2018 12:49 AM Cards lose to fall to 3-13, will select No. 1 overall in draft

The Cardinals secured the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NFL draft after losing to the Seattle Seahawks, 27-24, on Sunday at CenturyLink Field to end their season 3-13. Seahawks kicker Sebastian Janikowski kicked the 33-yard. game-winning field goal as time expired. With Arizona the only three-win team heading into the weekend, the San Francisco 49ers, New York Jets and Oakland 94

December 28, 2018 4:17 PM Scheduled dialysis for undocumented immigrants saves money and lives

(Reuters Health) - Providing scheduled dialysis for undocumented immigrants with kidney failure, rather than offering them only emergency dialysis, dramatically reduces deaths, healthcare use and costs, a study in Texas suggests. The difference was so significant that the study authors recommend scheduled, three-times-a-week dialysis as the universal 112