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Edison's Ohio hometown buries time capsule to mark 200 years |Sep 25, 2017

MILAN, Ohio (AP) Residents of inventor Thomas Edison's Ohio hometown have marked its 200th anniversary by burying mementos in a time capsule that's intended to be opened in a century. The Sandusky Register reports people in...

Handling of sexual violence examined at 2 Virginia schools |Sep 25, 2017

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) Federal officials are investigating the handling of campus sexual violence at Hampton University and the College of William and Mary.The Daily Press http://bit.ly/2wfsavZ reports that the Department of Education's Office for...

Sparks-Lynx, Box |Sep 24, 2017

LOS ANGELES (85)Beard 4-6 2-3 10, Gray 10-16 3-5 27, Ogwumike 4-9 3-5 11, Parker 5-14 4-4 15, Sims 7-15 0-0 16, Carson 2-5 0-2 4, Lavender 1-4 0-0 2, Williams 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-69 12-19 85.MINNESOTA (84)Augustus 8-14 0-0 19, Brunson 1-6 0-0 2,...

Athletics 8, Rangers 1 |Sep 24, 2017

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Raiders-Redskins Stats |Sep 24, 2017

Oakland007310Washington777627

Dodgers 3, Giants 1 |Sep 24, 2017

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NFL players defiantly react to President Trump's comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during anthems. |Sep 24, 2017

AP () NFL players defiantly react to President Trump's comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during anthems.

FIFA set to relax ban on war dead commemorations at games |Sep 24, 2017

FIFA is set to relax the rules that ban teams from commemorating non-sporting events at soccer matches in response to high-profile disputes with British associations over honoring war dead.England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales were fined...

Bryce Love runs for 263 yards to lead Stanford past UCLA |Sep 24, 2017

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) Bryce Love didn't put up much of a fight to stay in and take a shot at Stanford's school record for rushing.The Pac-12's top running back was even more hesitant to take credit for what he did to keep the Cardinal's lengthy...

Langer wins by 3 shots at Pebble Beach, 5th victory of year |Sep 24, 2017

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) Bernhard Langer pulled away with three straight birdies on the back nine at Pebble Beach and cruised to a three-shot victory at the PURE Insurance Championship, his fifth victory of the year and the 34th of his PGA...

Langer wins by 3 shots at Pebble Beach, 5th victory of year |Sep 24, 2017

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) Bernhard Langer pulled away with three straight birdies on the back nine at Pebble Beach and cruised to a three-shot victory at the PURE Insurance Championship, his fifth victory of the year and the 34th of his PGA...

Trump: Objection to NFL national anthem boycott "has nothing to do with race," instead about "respect for our country" |Sep 24, 2017

MORRISTOWN, New Jersey (AP) Trump: Objection to NFL national anthem boycott "has nothing to do with race," instead about "respect for our country"

Langer wins by 3 shots at Pebble Beach, 5th victory of year |Sep 24, 2017

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) Bernhard Langer pulled away with three straight birdies on the back nine at Pebble Beach and cruised to a three-shot victory at the PURE Insurance Championship, his fifth victory of the year and the 34th of his PGA...

Angels 7, Astros 5 |Sep 24, 2017

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Reactions to Trump's comments on NFL player protests |Sep 24, 2017

Reactions to President Donald Trump's comments about football players who kneel during the national anthem continued to roll out Sunday . At a rally in Alabama on Friday night, Trump suggested that NFL owners fire players who kneel during the...

Trump: Objection to protests "has nothing to do with race" |Sep 24, 2017

MORRISTOWN, New Jersey (AP) President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his opposition to NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality "has nothing to do with race" but has to do with "respect for our country and...

Chiefs-Chargers Stats |Sep 24, 2017

Kansas City1430724L.A. Chargers730010

Rangers manager Jeff Banister leaves to be with ill mother |Sep 23, 2017

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister left the team on Saturday morning to be with his ill mother.Banister's mother, Verda, lives in Clear Lake, Texas.Bench coach Steve Buechele will manage the last two games of the Rangers'...

Lawrence throws 5 TD passes; San Diego beats Butler 38-17 |Sep 23, 2017

SAN DIEGO (AP) Anthony Lawrence threw for 367 yards and matched a career-best with five touchdowns to lead San Diego to a 38-17 victory over Butler on Saturday in a Pioneer League opener.The Toreros (2-2, 1-0) have won 28 straight league home...

AP-FBC--T25-UNLV-Ohio St. Stats |Sep 23, 2017

*6310 AP-FBC--T25-UNLV-Ohio St. Stats

Oakland's Maxwell first MLB player to kneel during anthem |Sep 23, 2017

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics has become the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem.Maxwell dropped to a knee just outside Oakland's dugout on Saturday, adopting a protest started by...

Thomson's 7 TDs leads Sacramento State over S. Utah 54-27 |Sep 23, 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Kevin Thomson accounted for a career-high seven touchdowns and Sacramento State rolled to a 54-27 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday night in a Big Sky Conference opener.Thomason was 14 of 26 for 253 yards and threw...

Astros 6, Angels 2 |Sep 23, 2017

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Bridge to be renamed for late sons of marathon bombing hero |Sep 23, 2017

BOSTON (AP) A small bridge in Boston is being renamed in honor of the late sons of one of the citizen heroes that emerged from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.Republican Gov. Charlie Baker will join Carlos Arredondo and his wife, Victoria...

Chargers CB Verrett set for season-ending knee surgery |Sep 23, 2017

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Jason Verrett will undergo season-ending knee surgery for the second consecutive year.Verrett will end the season on injured reserve for the third time in his four-year career. Verrett was...

Athletics 1, Rangers 0 |Sep 23, 2017

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Trump's comments on anthem, Curry resonate across sports |Sep 23, 2017

Reactions to President Donald Trump's comments about football players who kneel during the national anthem, and his decision to rescind a White House invitation to Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors:At a rally in Alabama on Friday night,...

Mullins scores 4 goals as United beat Earthquakes 4-0 |Sep 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) Patrick Mullins scored four goals to lead D.C. United to a 4-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night.Mullins, who was second for United (9-17-4) with eight goals last season, came into the game without a goal...

Cantwell, Garrett lead Weber State to 41-3 win over UC Davis |Sep 23, 2017

OGDEN, Utah (AP) Stefan Cantwell threw for three touchdowns and Treshawn Garrett scored on a 98-yard run to help Weber State beat UC Davis 41-3 on Saturday night.Cantwell was 7-of-11 passing for 205 yards, Rashid Shaheed had three receptions...

Giants 2, Dodgers 1 |Sep 23, 2017

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Utah St. dominates San Jose St. with Myers and ground game |Sep 23, 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Kent Myers threw for 181 yards and two scores and Utah State piled up 318 yards rushing and beat San Jose State 61-10 on Saturday night in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams.After throwing a pick on the...

Cookus leads Northern Arizona past Cal Poly for 28-10 win |Sep 23, 2017

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) Case Cookus threw for 406 yards and four touchdowns to lead Northern Arizona to a 28-10 win over Cal Poly in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams Saturday night.Elijah Marks hauled in two of the touchdown...

Warriors will decide soon whether to visit Trump White House |Sep 22, 2017

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Coach Steve Kerr expects the Golden State Warriors to meet as a group in the coming days to decide whether to visit President Donald Trump's White House as NBA champions.General manager Bob Myers said the Warriors have had...

Dodgers celebrate Tommy Lasorda's 90th birthday |Sep 22, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Shortly before the Los Angeles Dodgers tried to clinch the NL West on Friday night, they threw a party.One to celebrate Tommy Lasorda's 90th birthday.During a pregame ceremony, the Hall of Fame manager was surrounded by more...

Ex-Baylor president: Some women 'make themselves victims' |Sep 22, 2017

WACO, Texas (AP) A court filing this week reveals that the former interim president of Baylor University referred to some women who said they had been sexually assaulted as willing victims, amid lingering allegations that the nation's largest...

Colorado principal, assistant out after forced-splits video |Sep 22, 2017

DENVER (AP) A Colorado principal has retired and an athletic director has resigned after videos surfaced showing a high school cheerleading coach pushing cheerleaders down in splits.Denver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg also on...

Astros 3, Angels 0 |Sep 22, 2017

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Dodgers 4, Giants 2 |Sep 22, 2017

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Auriemma offers to forego pay in education budget battle |Sep 22, 2017

STORRS, Conn. (AP) Hall of Fame basketball coach Geno Auriemma has weighed into Connecticut's budget battle, offering to go unpaid next year in response to criticism over high salaries at UConn.Connecticut still has no state budget, more than...

Raiders optimistic Sean Smith will play against Redskins |Sep 22, 2017

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Sean Smith's sore neck and shoulder appear to be getting better and Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio is hopeful the veteran cornerback will be able to play Sunday in Washington.Smith was held out of Oakland's Week 2 win...

Former Missouri college wrestler sentenced for HIV exposure |Sep 22, 2017

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) A former suburban St. Louis college wrestler has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for infecting another man with HIV and endangering four other sexual partners.Michael Johnson, 25, was sentenced Thursday after reaching...

Dodgers' Bellinger sets NL rookie home-run record with 39th |Sep 22, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger has broken the National League rookie record with his 39th home run of the season.Bellinger hit a three-run shot in the third inning Friday night against San Francisco Giants right-hander...

Athletics 4, Rangers 1 |Sep 22, 2017

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Former Dodgers star Mondesi sentenced to 8 years in prison |Sep 21, 2017

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) Former Los Angeles Dodgers star Raul Mondesi has been sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of embezzlement during his term as mayor of his hometown in the Dominican Republic.The...

Rebels will try to run with big dogs Ohio State |Sep 21, 2017

UNLV (1-1) at No. 10 Ohio State (2-1), Saturday, Noon ET (BTN)Line: Ohio State by 40Series record: First meeting.WHAT'S AT STAKEOhio State continues its redemption games after losing to Oklahoma in week two. QB J.T. Barrett and the Buckeyes...

Indians 6, Angels 5 |Sep 21, 2017

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Dodgers 5, Phillies 4 |Sep 21, 2017

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Grizzlies sign 2nd-round draft pick Ivan Rabb to rookie deal |Sep 21, 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The Memphis Grizzlies have signed Ivan Rabb, the 35th draft pick overall, to a contract days before opening training camp.Terms were not disclosed Thursday.The Grizzlies swapped a future second-round draft pick to Orlando...

The Latest: Hernandez's daughter suing NFL, Patriots |Sep 21, 2017

BOSTON (AP) The Latest on deceased NFL star Aaron Hernandez being diagnosed with the brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (all times local):4:20 p.m.Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez's daughter are suing the NFL and the New England Patriots...

Aaron Hernandez lawyer: Brain showed 'severe' case of CTE |Sep 21, 2017

BOSTON (AP) Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says the former New England Patriots tight end's brain showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy.In a news conference at his offices, attorney Jose Baez says...