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Simonsen taks ‘Any Nine’

Tove Simonsen took the top spot in the June 2 day’s play of “Any Nine” with a score of 21.5 and the low net of 65. Judie Hufford, Wincel Nicholas and Vickie Thornton tied for second with scores of 22.5 followed by Carol Kinser, 23...

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    No handicap: Deaf swimmer on cusp of qualifying for Olympics

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) When Marcus Titus is gliding through the water, his head bobbing up and down, he doesn't hear the roar of the crowd.Or anything else, for that matter.Deaf since birth, Titus swims in a quiet isolation that he believes actually...

    By Paul Newberry, AP National Writer|

  • Entertainment

    Politically charged BET Awards honor Prince, Muhammad Ali

    A politically charged BET Awards delivered an exciting night of tributes for Prince and Muhammad Ali between calls for action over gun violence, civil rights and presidential politics. These are the top moments from Sunday's awards show held at...

    By Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press|

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    California League

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    Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Lionel Messi put his penalty kick over the crossbar, grabbed his shirt, clenched his teeth and covered his face with both hands.A few minutes later he walked off the field, a dazed, pained look on his bearded face....

    By Ronald Blum, AP Sports Writer|

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    Kershaw's win streak ends in Dodgers' 4-3 loss to Pirates

    PITTSBURGH (AP) Clayton Kershaw loses so infrequently, is seems stunning when it happens.Kershaw's nine-game winning streak as Chad Kuhl pitched five effective innings in his major league debut and David Freese hit a three-run double to help...

    By John Perrotto, Associated Press|

  • Baseball

    Sonny Gray pitches better, but A's blow four-run lead

    ANAHEIM -- The Los Angeles Angels scored two runs in both the seventh and eighth innings to force a tie, then Jefry Marte delivered a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth, good for a 7-6 Angels' win Sunday that denied the A's a four-game series sweep.

    By John Hickey,|

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    Conor Gillaspie's hit in bottom of ninth leads Giants past Phillies 8-7

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Bruce Bochy got his 800th win as Giants manager Sunday pretty much in the way everyone figured.

    By Jerry McDonald,|

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    A's, Giants renew Bay Bridge Series


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    Kuhl beats Kershaw in MLB debut, Pirates down Dodgers 4-3

    PITTSBURGH (AP) Chad Kuhl seemingly didn't stand much of a chance in his major league debut against a three-time National League Cy Young Award winner on a nine-game winning streak.Yet Kuhl pitched five effective innings and David Freese hit a...

    By John Perrottoi, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    Laila Ali, Jaime Foxx pay tribute to Muhammad Ali

    Laila Ali paid tribute to her late father, sports icon Muhammad Ali, during the BET Awards on Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.Ali, a retired boxer herself, started to choke up as she spoke about her father's legacy and the...

    By Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press|

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