Blue Jays hit 3 HRs in first inning, beat Orioles 6-5

Toronto Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion hits a solo home run against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 29, 2016, in Toronto. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP)TORONTO (AP) — Marco Estrada is still dealing with the sore back that forced him to skip his first All-Star Game. Even so, he was effective enough for the Toronto Blue Jays.



China General Nuclear says respects Britain's decision to review Hinkley project

File photo of a sign marking the borders of the site where EDF Energy's Hinkley Point C nuclear power station will be constructed in BridgwaterChina General Nuclear Power Corp (CGN) on Saturday said it respects the decision of the new British government to review a nuclear power project in which it would hold a major stake, according to a statement on the company's official microblog. "We understand, given the importance of the Hinkley Point C programme to England's future energy security, that the new British Government has expressed a need for time to familiarise itself with the programme. CGN understands and respects this," the company said.



2 Chicago officers in deadly shooting relieved of powers

Chicago police investigate a police-involved fatal shooting in the 7300 block of South Merrill Avenue in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood on Friday, July 29, 2016. Chicago police say they shot and killed an 18-year-old man who was in a stolen Jaguar that sideswiped a squad car and hit a parked car, injuring some officers, Thursday evening. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune via AP)CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson late Friday relieved two officers of their police powers following a police-involved shooting that left a suspect dead.



Djokovic, Monfils reach Toronto semis

Top seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia was tested in a 71-minute opening set but survived before motoring to victory over Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic at the ATP Toronto MastersNovak Djokovic said he needed some luck to escape over Tomas Berdych for a place in the semi-finals of the ATP Toronto Masters. Djokovic needed two hours to reach the final four, winning his 12th straight match against Berdych. "I don't know how I got out of that tiebreak," Djokovic said.



Dozens march in Dallas against police violence toward blacks

Protestors stop for a prayer during a march Friday, July 29, 2016, in Dallas. The event was organized by the same activist group that organized the July 7, protest that ended with the fatal shooting of multiple police officers. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)DALLAS (AP) — Several dozen protesters marched through downtown Dallas on Friday to protest police violence toward African-Americans while also paying homage to five police officers slain by a sniper during a demonstration earlier this month.





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