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July 13, 2019 - 1:42 pm
An 18-year-old Kansas man has been charged in the April attack that wounded New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine and killed one of his Washburn University teammates, Dwane Simmons. Francisco Alejandro Mendez was charged Friday with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and five...
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July 12, 2019 - 11:13 pm
Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5 Friday night. Bubba Starling was hitless in his long-awaited major league debut for Kansas City, and the Royals lost starter Danny Duffy to a bruised...
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United States' Serena Williams returns the ball to Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in a women's singles match during day seven of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday, July 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 08, 2019 - 2:41 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging a practice court before the Wimbledon tournament started. Fabio Fognini was fined $3,000. The Italian said during his third-round loss that he...
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United States' Rose Lavelle, top, celebrates with Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe, right, after scoring her side's second goal during the Women's World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
July 07, 2019 - 6:14 pm
LYON, France (AP) — The Latest on the Women's World Cup final (all times local): 7:55 p.m. New York City is ready to celebrate the U.S. women's national team for its victory in the Women's World Cup. Shortly after the team's win Sunday in Lyon, France, Mayor Bill de Blasio took to Twitter to...
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United States' Megan Rapinoe celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the Women's World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
July 07, 2019 - 4:25 pm
LYON, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe stood on the field, arms outstretched, striking her now trademark victory pose symbolizing the confidence of a U.S. team that celebrated and savored each triumph at the Women's World Cup. Rapinoe won the Golden Ball as top player and the Golden Boot as top scorer,...
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July 07, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Anthony Rendon doubled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 to ride a wave of momentum into the All-Star break. Washington has won 10 of 12 to climb past Philadelphia into second place in...
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July 06, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Max Scherzer sustained a dominant stretch with seven strong innings, Kurt Suzuki homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 6-0 on Saturday. The NL pitcher of the month for June, Scherzer (9-5) allowed four hits and struck out 11 with one walk in his final start before heading...
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Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates after winning a point against Lucas Pouile of France in a Men's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 06, 2019 - 12:59 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Roger Federer broke yet another Wimbledon record by reaching the fourth round for the 17th time. The eight-time Wimbledon champion beat Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) on Centre Court to eclipse Jimmy Connors' mark of 16...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:21 pm
Adalberto Mondesi hit a go-ahead single in the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals outlasted the Washington Nationals 7-4 on Friday night to snap a four-game losing streak. The Nationals, who had won four in a row and eight of their last nine, left 19 men on base — including the bases loaded in...
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Gary Roaman, USA Today
July 04, 2019 - 7:53 pm
Indians manager Terry Francona looked over at bench coach Brad Mills midway through Thursday's game against the Royals and said, 'Gosh, they're letting us just hang around." It wasn't long until Cleveland took advantage of it. Francisco Lindor drove in the go-ahead runs during a six-run seventh...
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