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Dodgers' star-studded offense fails to capitalize on chances in loss to Reds

CINCINNATI —  They had the bases loaded with no outs in the second inning. A leadoff double in the fourth. A one-out triple in the sixth. All night Saturday, the Dodgers threatened to break the game open at Great American Ball Park. All night, they had chances to bury the Cincinnati Reds with their star-studded offense. […]

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Bell claims City Section Open Division baseball title over Birmingham

Get ready for a parade and maybe some keys to the city. A group of teenage baseball players from Bell High made history on Saturday afternoon at Dodger Stadium, winning the school’s first City Section Open Division championship with a 4-1 defeat of defending champion Birmingham. Sophomore Jayden Rojas, embracing the pressure and significance of

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Nick Park helps deliver Division I baseball title to North Hollywood High

Nick Park, North Hollywood High‘s junior second baseman, stood down the first-base line at Dodger Stadium for the awards ceremony on Saturday afternoon after his team’s 3-1 win over Banning in eight innings in the City Section Division I championship game. His bleached blond hair and smile told the story after his second triple and

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NASA launches tiny CubeSat to set its sights on Earth

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. NASA has launched the first of two research satellites to measure how much heat is lost to space from the Arctic and Antarctica. The shoebox-size satellite lifted off Saturday at 7:42 p.m. local time (3:42 a.m.

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Will a 'rare' lineup of planets be visible to the naked eye in the night sky on June 3?

One of things that I have enjoyed in my more than 22 years of writing the Night Sky column for Space.com is alerting readers to hoaxes or celestial falsehoods that are widely circulated on the internet. While I have done my best to steer readers clear of such fallacies, I’m still amazed about just how

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This 3.6-million-year-old footprint was made by our earliest known ancestor. Now it’s at risk of being lost forever

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get the latest news in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. In travel news this week: why climate change might make airplane turbulence worse, the best beaches in the United States just in time for Memorial Day and

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MPS Certification Benchmarks Give Growers the Tools to Improve

Applying beneficials | Costa Farms Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a four-part series on MPS certification and sustainability. Find the first installment here.  MPS has a vast array of offerings for growers. Some may just be looking to benchmark their use of inputs like pesticides, fertilizer, water, and energy and compare it

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