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FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, in Pittsburgh. The Chicago Cubs return home just one win shy of their first World Series appearance in 71 years, and they will have two chances to lock it up, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the NLCS. The Cubs will send major league ERA champion Kyle Hendricks to the mound on Saturday against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)A look at what's happening all around the majors Saturday:

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File picture shows a Russian type Mi-8 helicopter similar to one that crashed outside the city of Novy Urengoy in Siberia killing at least 19 peopleAt least 19 people were killed when a helicopter crashed in northwestern Siberia, Russia's Investigative Committee said Saturday. The helicopter was flying from the Siberian region of Krasnoyarsk to the town of Urengoy in the Yamalo-Nenetsky region when it crashed Friday between 1400 and 1500 GMT, investigators said. The regional branch of the emergencies ministry said it had been informed that a helicopter made a hard landing some 80 kilometres (50 miles) outside Novy Urengoy on Friday but did not initially report any casualties.

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