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Italy's Marco Cecchinato celebrates winning his quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
June 05, 2018 - 4:21 pm
PARIS (AP) — It was difficult to discern which was less likely: that 12-time major champion Novak Djokovic would falter in his French Open quarterfinal or that Marco Cecchinato, who never won a Grand Slam match until last week and once faced a possible ban for losing on purpose, would rise to the...
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Sarah Jane Smith, of Australia, and her caddie husband, Duane Smith, talks about her tee shot on the 18th hole during the second round of the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament at Shoal Creek, Friday, June 1, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
June 01, 2018 - 9:13 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Sarah Jane Smith outpaced the thunderstorms and the rest of the field at the U.S. Women's Open. The Australian extended her lead to four strokes after a second straight 5-under 67 Friday at Shoal Creek. Smith got her round in before a 2-hour, 49-minute delay caused by...
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March 21, 2018 - 6:36 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — World shares have been mostly lower today as some markets have given back early gains ahead of the Federal Reserve's first decision on interest rates since the appointment of its new chair, Jerome Powell. In early trading, Germany's DAX lost 0.1 percent, France's CAC 40...
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March 08, 2018 - 3:39 am
FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks gain in Asia after China reports surge in exports BANGKOK (AP) — Share prices rose in Asia on today after China reported its exports surged nearly 45 percent in February from a year earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index edged 0.1 percent higher and Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1...
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February 13, 2018 - 5:59 pm
___ Stocks edge higher as a 3-day win streak restores some calm NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks shake off a slow start and finish higher for the third day in a row as banks and technology companies climb. Retailers including Under Armour and Amazon also made gains. Prescription drug and medical supply...
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January 24, 2018 - 9:56 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Sherod scored 28 points including a jumper in overtime that gave his team the lead for good and Richmond extended its win streak to four in a 77-73 victory over Duquesne Wednesday night. The teams were tied with 32 seconds left when Sherrod hit a jumper to make it 75-73. De'...
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Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon (21) is congratulated by teammate Latavius Murray after scoring on a 2-point conversion during the second half of an NFL football game against Cleveland Browns at Twickenham Stadium in London, Sunday Oct. 29, 2017. The Vikings won 33-16. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 30, 2017 - 12:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz tossed two touchdown passes, Jalen Mills had a pick-6 and the NFL-leading Philadelphia Eagles beat the winless San Francisco 49ers 33-10 on a sloppy, rainy Sunday. The Eagles (7-1) overcame a slow start on their way to a sixth straight win. The 49ers are 0-8 for the...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
October 29, 2017 - 8:13 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons are done with the AFC East. Good thing, too, considering how much they struggled against that division. A 25-20 victory over the Jets in a driving rain Sunday snapped a three-game skid for the Falcons — all against New York's division...
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October 29, 2017 - 7:47 pm
COWBOYS-REDSKINS Cowboys 'Feed Zeke,' capitalize on mistakes to beat Redskins LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott ran for 150 yards and two touchdowns and the Dallas Cowboys took advantage of a blocked field goal return and three turnovers to beat the Washington Redskins 33-19 Sunday and move into...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) celebrates with teammate Austin Hooper after they connected for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
October 29, 2017 - 7:29 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The football kept slipping out of Matt Ryan's hands — and the game seemed to be going that way, too, for the Atlanta Falcons. Fumbled snaps, dropped passes and a big-time drenching had both squads trying to find their footing, but the Falcons steadied themselves just...
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