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Troy Merritt lines up a putt during the second round of the Barbasol Championship golf touranment at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville., Ky., Friday, July 20, 2018. (Silas Walker/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP)
July 20, 2018 - 8:02 pm
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Troy Merritt and Billy Horschel seized on the tight window of favorable weather to post impressive rounds before the sky eventually turned nasty. The weather stoppage gave Brittany Lincicome her desired Saturday tee time, though the LPGA Tour player must overcome a huge...
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Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, right, listens to a question at a news conference during an NFL football training camp in Bourbonnais, Ill., Thursday, July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
July 20, 2018 - 7:59 pm
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky is tired of it all. The Chicago quarterback has no use for the critics. And when it comes to social media, he's taking a breather, too. All Trubisky wants is to start training camp and see just how far the Bears can go in his second season after finishing...
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July 20, 2018 - 7:02 pm
With the All-Star break complete, fantasy baseball players are digging in and hoping to make a run toward a championship season. With that goal in mind here are a few players that can help strengthen your team as you move on up in the standings: PLAYERS TO PICK UP JAKE BAUERS, OF, Tampa Bay Rays (...
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President Donald Trump arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport, in Morristown, N.J., Friday, July 20, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 20, 2018 - 6:41 pm
The Latest on the NFL's national anthem policy (all times local): 6:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is once again inserting himself into the culture war over protests by NFL athletes during the national anthem. Trump tweeted on Friday that he "can't believe" the debate has reignited after The...
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Martin Truex Jr. smiles as he prepares to qualify for the NASCAR Cup Series auto race Friday, July 20, 2018, at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
July 20, 2018 - 6:39 pm
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kurt Busch is set to crank up contract talks with Stewart Haas-Racing. With his deal expiring at the end of the season, the 2004 NASCAR Cup champion is on the hunt for a new agreement that would keep him in the SHR fold and with Monster Energy again on board as a primary sponsor...
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FILE - In this May 27, 2018, file photo, Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais walks in the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, in Seattle. The Seattle Mariners have given manager Scott Servais a multiyear contract extension with the club in position to potentially end the longest current playoff drought in the four major pro sports. Seattle announced the extension for Servais on Friday, July 20, 2018, with the Mariners sitting at 58-39 and holding the second wild-card spot in the American League with the second half of the season about to begin. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
July 20, 2018 - 6:08 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners will have some continuity in the managerial chair for a change. Seattle signed Scott Servais to a multiyear contract extension Friday as the club opened the second half of the season in position to potentially end the longest current playoff drought in the four...
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In this photo provided by Special Olympics Unified Cup, Soccer players celebrate a score during the first day of an inaugural Special Olympics Unified Cup soccer game in Chicago, Ill., Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Special Olympics hits 50-year mark of providing people with intellectual disabilities a platform to shine. The organization is celebrating its anniversary in Chicago, where Eunice Kennedy Shriver helped organize the first games (Kamil Krzaczynski/Special Olympics Unified Cup via AP)
July 20, 2018 - 5:51 pm
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Bases loaded, a gold medal on the line. Manuel Velasco Jr. stands in the batter's box sniffling, tears streaming down his face. Seconds earlier, the 19-year-old known as Junior was behind the dugout, his coach imploring him to shake off a hard collision at third base in the...
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FILE - This file photo provided by the Indiana State Police shows Manuel Orrego-Savala, of Guatemala. Orrego-Savala, living illegally in the U.S., pleaded guilty Friday, July 20, 2018, to driving drunk when he killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver on Feb. 4. 2018. Orrego-Savala is due to be sentenced Sept. 14 and faces a possible maximum sentence of 16 years in prison and a possible fine of up to $20,000. (Indiana State Police via AP, File)
July 20, 2018 - 5:50 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. pleaded guilty Friday to driving drunk in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver. Manuel Orrego-Savala, 37, pleaded guilty to two counts of operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol...
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Kevin Kisner of the US talks to officials after hitting the ball into the water on the 18th hole during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Friday July 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 20, 2018 - 5:43 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — A light rain in the morning that gave way to soft sunlight in the afternoon took some of the sting out of Carnoustie. Just not all of it. Kevin Kisner found that out with one swing that erased his two-shot lead Friday in the British Open and left him tied with housemate...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter hits a home run off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, July 20, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
July 20, 2018 - 5:30 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit three home runs and two doubles in just six innings for the St. Louis Cardinals, then was pulled from the game against the Chicago Cubs. Carpenter went 5 for 5 and drove in seven runs at Wrigley Field on Friday before exiting with the Cardinals leading 15-1. The St...
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