Justin Verlander and the Houston bullpen have not allowed a hit through seven innings against the Philadelphia Phillies. Verlander struck out 10 and walked one in five innings before being pulled after 77 pitches Tuesday night. The AL West champion led the NL wild-card Phillies 8-0 at the point.
The ACLU’s Nevada chapter filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a rural Nevada county and its interim clerk to stop the implementation of the county's new hand-counting process, which was spurred by false claims of election fraud. The process entails hand-counting all paper ballots alongside a machine tabulator. The lawsuit cites three main violations of the Nevada constitution, state or federal law in its claims.
Suspected gang members connected to a Mexican drug cartel are behind bars after a large meth bust in Coalinga.