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Henrik Stenson closes with 64 to win at Wyndham

BY JOEDY McCREARY GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Henrik Stenson kept making birdies on the back nine Sunday at the Wyndham Championship. They added up...

LEADING OFF: Royals all set to watch eclipse on day off

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Muguruza, Dimitrov get their 1st Cincinnati titles

BY JOE KAY MASON, Ohio (AP) — Garbine Muguruza cradled her smiling face in both hands and closed her eyes, taking it all in....

Kyle Busch completes Bristol sweep with 20th win at track

BY JENNA FRYER BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Erik Jones really needed to win, and Kyle Busch would have loved to celebrate the first Cup win...

Sabathia strong in return from DL, Yankees beat Red Sox 4-3

BY KYLE HIGHTOWER BOSTON (AP) — Tyler Austin hit a three-run home run, Todd Frazier added a solo homer and CC Sabathia retired 13 of...

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

BY BEN WALKER Major League Baseball umpires wore white wristbands during games Saturday, protesting "abusive player behavior" after Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was...

Raisman: scandal marred USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change

BY WILL GRAVES ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Aly Raisman is ready to talk about "the elephant in the room." And the six-time Olympic medal...

Brady has TD in preseason debut as Pats fall to Texans...

BY KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady threw a touchdown pass in his first game since winning the Super Bowl on the same field...

Carr, Goff shine in Rams 24-21 exhibition win over Raiders

BY JOSH DUBOW OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr, Marshawn Lynch and the rest of Oakland's first-team offense looked sharp in their first action...

Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

BY JULIE WALKER NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York City police officer, whose claims of police corruption in the 1970s were chronicled in...

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SWFL can expect 77 percent coverage during eclipse, NASA scientist says

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