Stories tagged: twins
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Every August for the past 43 years, Twinsburg, Ohio, has hosted the biggest gathering of twins in the world. Two decades ago, organizers added an attraction to the lineup of …
Tue., June 19, 2018
For decades, he was known only as Unknown X-9352 at a World War II American cemetery in Belgium where he was interred. On Tuesday, Julius Heinrich Otto “Henry” Pieper, his …
Sun., June 18, 2017
Are Beyonce and Jay Z parents again?
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017
“George is sedated and should recover in a few days,” read the statement from Clooney’s publicist announcing the birth of Ella and Alexander.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017
Twins slugger Miguel Sano punched Tigers catcher James McCann in the mask Saturday during a bench-clearing scrap in the fifth inning of Detroit’s 5-4 victory over Minnesota.
Mon., March 6, 2017
Ninety-seven-year-old twins Jean Young Haley and Martha Young Williams left the world as they entered it: together.
Mon., March 6, 2017
The singer, who is expecting twins with husband Jay Z, shared photos on her
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
Two Eritrean baby boys were recovering well at a hospital in Palermo on Wednesday, a week after they were born prematurely in Libya and then – at only 5 days …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016
His tribute ended by a storm, Alex Rodriguez began his final game with the New York Yankees by hitting a run-scoring double in the first inning Friday night.
Mon., July 18, 2016
Watching Stephen Strasburg on the mound in 90-degree heat, Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker recalled how he heard the right-hander would “wilt” in these situations. Nothing about Strasburg’s outing against …
Mon., July 4, 2016
There was a sense of wonderment from every perspective Sunday when Major League Baseball staged the first regular-season professional game on an active military base. The unlikely convergence of efforts …
Sun., July 3, 2016
Byung Ho Park’s demotion to the minor leagues is just the latest setback for the Korean star. The Minnesota rookie became expendable when the Twins recalled Miguel Sano on Friday. …
Thu., June 2, 2016
The Los Angeles Dodgers aren’t going to face any discipline from Major League Baseball over the laser flap at Citi Field last weekend.
Thu., May 26, 2016
The `chicken man’ has lost a little of the shimmer from his trademark mustache over the years, but every pilgrimage Wade Boggs makes to Fenway Park still feels like old …
Sun., May 8, 2016
Kyle Seager is the victim of what amounts to a solar eclipse. Robinson Cano continues to hog attention because of a 18-for-35 surge over eight games in May, which lifted …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 14, 2015
Leon and Dale Brown beat the odds, both surviving a year as corpsmen in Vietnam − and coming to each other’s aid on the battlefield and at home.
Sun., June 21, 2015
Tom Fisher, a fertility doctor in Spokane, needed some of his own medicine for him and his wife to become parents. On this Father’s Day, Fisher is spending time with …
Fri., July 4, 2014
NEW YORK – All-Stars from all over the world are ticketed for the Twin Cities. Still new to the majors, Masahiro Tanaka, Jose Abreu and Yasiel Puig are just a …
Mon., Dec. 2, 2013
The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract with right-hander Phil Hughes. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press the two sides came …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2013
For generations it’s been clear that a couple of major mental illnesses seem to occur much more frequently in some families than in others. But it hasn’t always been so …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS – These young Seattle Mariners have taken more than their share of lumps the last three seasons, getting beaten down by more experienced, better-equipped teams in the powerful American …