Brian Duensing, Jose Altuve

Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Brian Duensing (52) throws to first base for the out on Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve, right, on a sacrifice bunt in the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Houston.…

Brian Duensing

Minnesota Twins’ Brian Duensing delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)…

Josmil Pinto

Minnesota Twins’ Josmil Pinto hits a single against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)…

Va. utility top bidder for offshore wind leases

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Dominion Power submitted a successful $1.6 million bid Wednesday to lease nearly 113,000 offshore acres for the development of wind turbines that could power 700,000 homes. Virginia’s largest utility beat out one other…

Bret Bielema

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema watches the first half of an NCAA college football game against Louisiana-Lafayette in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/April L. Brown)…

Brett Wallace, Jose Altuve, Jonathan Villar, Chris Carter

Houston Astros’ Brett Wallace (29), Chris Carter (23), Jose Altuve (27) and Jonathan Villar (6) stand around during a pitching change in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in…

Jonathan Villar, Chris Colabello

Minnesota Twins’ Chris Colabello (55) is out at second base as Houston Astros shortstop Jonathan Villar (6) throws to first base to complete the double and end the seventh inning with the bases loaded in a baseball game…

Tunisian assembly speaker calls for reconciliation

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The speaker of Tunisia’s elected assembly called Wednesday for the country’s political parties to resolve their differences by the end of the week and finish the constitution. Mustapha Ben Jaafar gave an impassioned plea…

Stadium chief: Vikings should be able to pay share

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings shouldn’t have any trouble paying for their share of a new $975 million stadium, the chairwoman of the public authority managing the project said Wednesday. Authority chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen revealed preliminary results…

Spotify’s Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Aug. 26, to Sunday, Sept. 1, via Facebook, Tumblr,…

Spotify’s Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, Aug. 26, to Sunday, Sept. 1: UNITED STATES 1. Katy Perry, “Roar” (Capitol) 2. Avicii, “Wake Me Up” (Universal) 3. Lorde, “Royals” (Republic Records) 4. Jay…

Judge’s son released from Puerto Rico hospital

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The son of a U.S. federal court judge accused of killing his wife has been released from a Puerto Rico hospital to receive physical therapy. Pablo Casellas Toro had been hospitalized for…

Michelle Williams to hit Broadway in new ‘Cabaret’

NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Williams will make her Broadway debut next year in a role best known by Liza Minnelli — fishnet-and-bowler hat wearing chanteuse Sally Bowles in “Cabaret.” The Roundabout Theatre Company confirmed Wednesday that the…

Review: Sturdy Diesel, lousy dialogue in ‘Riddick’

“Somewhere along the way I lost a step,” says Vin Diesel, aka that gravelly voiced, visually impaired, planet-hopping outlaw and badass they call Riddick. “I went and got sloppy.” He’s talking about how he ended up on a…