From Carlos Correa to Yoenis Cespedes, baseball's sluggers put on quite a show.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Five seconds left, down by three points and the ball inside the 1.
China's top newspaper on Tuesday accused both the United States and Russia of replaying their Cold War rivalry by engaging in military action in Syria, saying they needed to realize that era is over and should instead push for peace talks. The People's Daily, the official paper of China's ruling Communist Party, said in a commentary that the United States and Russia seemed to be using Syria as a proxy for diplomatic and military competition, as during the Cold War.
NEW YORK (AP) — With big hits rather than beanballs, the New York Mets wiped out the Los Angeles Dodgers and took control of their testy Division Series.
Chinese imports slumped nearly 18 percent last month, official figures showed on Tuesday, highlighting the task facing the country's leaders as commodities prices slump on the back of a slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy. The Asian giant is the world's leading trader in goods but a slowdown in economic growth has led to a sharp fall in demand for the resources it uses -- such as iron ore and oil -- hitting producer countries such as Australia. Beijing is trying to transform the country's economic model to a more sustainable one where consumers replace exports and state-led investment as the key driver of growth.