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Pinch-hitter Jonny Gomes had a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman added a two-run shot and the Atlanta Braves beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-7 on Friday night
Nick Markakis went 4 for 4 and scored three runs as the Braves won for the third time in their last 11 interleague road games.
Atlanta tied it in the second on Eric Young's two-out single, then took the lead on A.
Protesters have called for Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz to resign over how he has handled the case of a 73-year-old reserve deputy who fatally shot a suspect while the unarmed man was being held down by two others.
Bates, who served as Glanz's re-election campaign manager in 2012, has said he mistakenly pulled out a handgun rather than a stun gun as Harris lay on the ground.
The Chicago archdiocese announced that the funeral arrangements will include a public visitation that begins Tuesday.
Interspersed with visitation will be an invitation-only prayer vigil for priests and seminarians on Tuesday, an interfaith service on Wednesday morning and an invitation-only prayer vigil for women and men religious, deacons and their wives.
Telegraph.co.ukAustralian police arrest 5 in counterterrorism operationCNN(CNN) Five young men were arrested Saturday in Melbourne, Australia, in what police called a major counterterrorism operation. About 200 officers were involved in executing seven search warrants that resulted in the arrests and the recovery of "edged Teenagers planned Australian terror attack for ANZAC centenary: policeReutersAustralia arrests 5 on charges of plotting ANZAC Day attackDaily MailAustralia arrests five teenagers over alleged terror plotTelegraph.co.ukCBC.ca -TVNZall 86 news articles »