Yankees Send 3B Andujar To Minors

The New York Yankees have optioned third baseman Miguel Andujar to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the team announced Sunday. The move ends a battle between Andujar and Brandon Drury to start the season at third base. Andujar hit .262 with four home runs and 10 RBIs in spring training, but will get time …

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Man in stand-off at NSW hospital

The emergency department of a NSW hospital had to be evacuated as police tried to arrest an armed man who had led them on a 90 minute pursuit on the south coast. The 43-year-old, who was reported speeding and driving erratically, was first spotted in a car without number plates …

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Syria’s Assad Visits Troops In Battle-Scarred Ghouta

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday paid a first visit in years to battered East Ghouta to congratulate his troops for a gruelling assault to oust rebels from near Damascus. Syrian state television broadcast photos of the president dressed in a shirt and jacket surrounded by soldiers, some perched on a tank …

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Some Wanted Florida Suspect Committed In 2016

Officials were so concerned about the mental stability of the student accused of last month’s Florida school massacre that they decided he should be forcibly committed. But the recommendation was never acted upon. A commitment under the law would have made it more difficult if not impossible for Nikolas Cruz …

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Toll Gates Operation To Be Reintroduced – Fashola

Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing says the Federal Government will standardise the operation and management of toll gates across the country before reintroduction. Fashola said this on Sunday in Abuja when he appeared on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) flagship programme, NAN Forum. He said …

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