Madison Bumgarner took a shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence homered early and the Giants showed off their October poise, putting a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll by romping 7-1 in the Series opener Tuesday night.
The Avalanche wasn't panicking Monday — when Patrick Roy, in his own gruff kind of way, said "it's just a matter of time. But by the second period Tuesday night, the Avs might have been in a full-blown flop sweat.
Satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp. is no longer carrying several channels owned by Time Warner Inc.'s Turner Broadcasting cable unit, including CNN and Cartoon Network, after the companies failed to agree on a new distribution deal.
Three teen girls from Arapahoe County told their parents they were on their way to school Friday morning, but within hours they were flying overseas apparently seeking to join Islamic State fighters, officials said Tuesday.