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Thompson emotional, ready to return after major LPGA penalty

BY STEPHEN HAWKINS IRVING, Texas (AP) — Lexi Thompson paused, tears welling up in her eyes, when asked about how difficult things have been since...

Livestrong revenue dropped again in 2015, trending up now

BY JIM VERTUNO AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Livestrong cancer charity saw a fundraising and contributions nosedive in 2015 for a third straight year after...

Oops! Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident

  VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Serena Williams says she was taking a personal photo of her progressing pregnancy on Snapchat when she accidentally pressed...

T.J. Watt ready to write own tale in NFL with big...

  BY GENARO C. ARMAS MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Fairly or not, T.J. Watt will draw comparisons to his big brother when he gets to the...

Sharapova returns to tennis after 15-month doping ban

  BY ERIC WILLEMSEN STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Maria Sharapova returned to professional tennis on Wednesday after a 15-month doping ban, completing a one-hour training session...

NASCAR has huge hole to fill after Earnhardt retires

  BY JENNA FRYER CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was a moment during the Bristol Motor Speedway race that captured the essence of Dale Earnhardt Jr. He...

Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers’ record book

  BY GENARO C. ARMAS MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames is bashing his way into the Milwaukee Brewers' record book. No adjustment period necessary for the bushy-bearded...

Turner hits for cycle, Nationals beat Rockies 15-12

  BY PAT GRAHAM DENVER (AP) — Trea Turner wore everything he could to stay warm, including a red ski mask that covered his face. For someone...

LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O’s

  A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WELCOME BACK The Red Sox had to wait another day to get Dustin Pedroia back in the...

Pick 6: 10-win teams in 2016 likely to slip back in...

  BY RALPH D. RUSSO Alabama makes knocking out double-digit victory seasons look so easy, but for most programs, it takes a combination of good play...

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A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Firefighters Mopping Hot Spots in Golden Gate Estates: UPDATE – STILL...

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LCSO Sharing Little Regarding Lehigh Homicide Investigation: UPDATE – VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

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Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...