Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 3, the 215th day of 2013. There are 150 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 3, 1863, the …

Braves extend win streak to 8 games

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brian McCann and Chris Johnson hit consecutive homers in a five-run fifth inning to lead the Atlanta Braves to their eig…

Agent says Heat to sign Greg Oden

MIAMI (AP) — Greg Oden still needs some time to get ready for the rigors of playing in the NBA. He no longer needs a new team, however. The …

Michael Ansara, TV and movie actor, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The actor who played the original Klingon on TV’s “Star Trek” has died. A longtime friend and spokesman for Michael Ansar…