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U.S. dominates Europe to win second consecutive Solheim Cup

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:18:01 -0400

The U.S. built a five-shot lead heading into Sunday singles, and made it hold up to clinch to Solheim Cup on home soil for the first time since 2009.


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NBA opens investigation into Lakers for alleged Paul George tampering at request of Pacers

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:52:26 -0400

The league announced that it will look into the Lakers' correspondence with Paul George, his agent and his parents.


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Book on Baylor scandal, 'Violated,' a clear reminder why Art Briles should not coach again

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:10:16 -0400

The new book by ESPN reporters Paula Lavigne and Mark Schlabach details how Art Briles was a big part of the problem at Baylor.


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Raiders' QB Derek Carr explains why he put his hand on Khalil Mack

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 08:33:31 -0400

"The only reason we did that was to unify people and unify the people that look up to us."


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College football 2017: Expect Notre Dame to bounce back from 4-8 season

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:09:45 -0400

Brian Kelly took the blame for Notre Dame's 4-8 season in 2017, and the Irish should be much better. BYU also has a chance to be strong.


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Christie drops out of contention for WFAN job

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:02:33 -0400

The New Jersey governor's future has been a constant source of intrigue and speculation ever since he dropped out of the presidential race last year.


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NASCAR fans: Confederate flag still important symbol

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:58:05 -0400

As protests and rallies continue around the nation and debate on what to do with Confederate symbols rages on, some NASCAR fans fly flag with pride.


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SummerSlam 2017: WWE event preview, TV information, rundown

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:57:28 -0400

WWE is bringing SummerSlam back to Brooklyn, N.Y., for its second biggest show of the year.


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4th and Monday: Sign up for our weekly NFL newsletter!

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:46:37 -0400

USA TODAY Sports is set to help you play Monday morning quarterback with a weekly NFL newsletter that gives you all the inside information from NFL action on Sundays.


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NYPD officers rally to support Kaepernick

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:09:17 -0400

They gathered to support Colin Kaepernick, who is still unsigned.


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IndyCar driver Hunter-Reay cleared to race following wreck

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:10:44 -0400

Andretti Autosport driver hurt hip, knee, but will be back for today's event at Pocono.


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Bristol: Five takeaways from Kyle Busch's sweep

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:59:24 -0400

As the NASCAR Cup Series prepares for its final week off, just three playoff slots remain with two races left.


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Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith makes tackle, plays 12 snaps in long-awaited NFL debut

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:16:33 -0400

Linebacker, who suffered serious knee injury in final game at Notre Dame, finally saw NFL action more than a year after he was drafted.


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Raiders' Marshawn Lynch sits once again during national anthem

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 10:47:38 -0400

Raiders running back continues to stay on bench during "The Star-Spangled Banner" in first home game in Oakland.


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Kyle Busch makes sweep look easy as he makes history

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:22:57 -0400

2015 NASCAR Cup Series champion loves Bristol Motor Speedway, and his results reflect that. He swept all three NASCAR series this week.


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Wrestling great Ric Flair 'awake, communicating and progressing' but complications remain

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:27:18 -0400

Flair, who has been hospitalized since last week, has seen some good developments, his manager said, but complications remain


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Plenty of time for NFL, NFLPA to avoid labor war, but players already mulling strategy

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:50:34 -0400

NFLPA chief DeMaurice Smith calls 2021 work stoppage “a virtual certainty," and Richard Sherman outlining one way union might fight league's owners.


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Don't expect to see Warriors visit Trump's White House

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:03:18 -0400

While the Warriors have yet to receive a formal invite, the signs are stronger than ever that they have no interest in visiting 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.


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Rockets' James Harden slimmed down, fired up for upcoming season

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:03:34 -0400

Armed with a toned-up physique and a new running mate in Chris Paul, Harden has high expectations.


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No hits till 6th: Verlander, Tigers top Maeda, Dodgers 6-1

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:19:29 -0400

Justin Verlander and Kenta Maeda both took no-hitters into the sixth inning, but only Verlander was able to keep his outstanding performance going as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1


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Jordan Matthews expects to be ready for Bills' season opener

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:18:05 -0400

Buffalo Bills newly acquired receiver Jordan Matthews is extremely confident he'll be ready for the start of the regular season after taking part in light drills for the first time since hurting his chest a week ago



Maybin's pinch-hit RBI single lifts Angels over Orioles 5-4

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:15:16 -0400

Pinch-hitter Cameron Maybin singled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Kole Calhoun and Andrelton Simmons homered and the surging Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4


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US beats Europe in Solheim Cup 16 1/2-11 1/2 in Iowa

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:14:23 -0400

Lexi Thompson got things going with a big rally and Cristie Kerr and Paula Creamer won key matches to help the U.S. beat Europe 16 1/2-11 1/2 on Sunday in the Solheim Cup


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Wimbledon champ Muguruza beats Halep for title at Cincinnati

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:12:59 -0400

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza added got trophy in her breakthrough summer, beating Simona Halep for her first Western & Southern Open title on Sunday


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Flowers' grand slam helps Newcomb, Braves top Reds 8-1

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:12:03 -0400

Tyler Flowers' grand slam highlights 6-run fifth inning as Braves beat Reds 8-1


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Honoring victims of attacks, Barcelona wins league opener

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:09:26 -0400

Barcelona made its Spanish league debut with a comfortable 2-0 win over Real Betis


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Heat sign former Celtics forward Jordan Mickey

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:05:06 -0400

The Miami Heat have signed forward Jordan Mickey to a contract that will pay him about $1.5 million this season



Minnesota's Plenette Pierson to retire after season

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:55:22 -0400

Minnesota Lynx forward Plenette Pierson will retire after the season






For Briles and others, FAU is a second chance

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:46:37 -0400

Lane Kiffin and Florida Atlantic are offering second chances to many, like former Baylor coordinator Kendal Briles



NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering allegation

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:45:57 -0400

The NBA has opened an investigation to see if the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers


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College football: Projecting the 2017 records of all 130 FBS teams

Mon, 7 Aug 2017 16:59:11 -0400

Expect some classic showdowns in the ACC, Big 12, Pac-12 and Mountain West, but look for only one team to finish the regular season unbeaten.


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Top 200 fantasy football rankings for 2017: How far does Ezekiel Elliott slide?

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:49:30 -0400

In the latest update, Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott falls down the draft board after his six-game suspension was announced.


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Fantasy football position rankings: Top 40 quarterbacks

Tue, 8 Aug 2017 13:16:30 -0400

As expected, Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady lead the way, but the surprises begin at No. 3.


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