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England's Justin Rose speaks during a press conference on preview day three of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Justin Rose’s best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur. He doesn’t understand why. Rose says “I'm kind of comfortable with how bad my record's been here ... and I don't feel like there's a reason for it either.” (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
July 17, 2018 - 10:27 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — It's been 20 years since Justin Rose, his slight frame shrouded by a baggy red sweater, holed out for eagle to secure a tie for fourth place at the British Open. He was just a kid then —a 17-year-old amateur seemingly with the golfing world at his feet — but it remains...
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FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. Former Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee and former vice president of human resources Linda Tom tell The Columbus Dispatch they don't remember receiving any complaints about the now-dead doctor, Strauss. (Ohio State University via AP, File)
July 17, 2018 - 10:05 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop "rampant sexual misconduct" by a now-dead team doctor despite being repeatedly informed about his behavior. In the federal lawsuit filed Monday, four Ohio men listed as John Does say...
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England's Justin Rose speaks during a press conference on preview day three of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Justin Rose’s best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur. He doesn’t understand why. Rose says “I'm kind of comfortable with how bad my record's been here ... and I don't feel like there's a reason for it either.” (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
July 17, 2018 - 8:54 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): ___ 1:45 p.m. Justin Rose's best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur. He doesn't understand why. Rose says "I'm kind of comfortable with how bad my...
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Washington Nationals Bryce Harper (34) reacts to his winning hit during the Major League Baseball Home Run Derby, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 17, 2018 - 8:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It could have been a scene from a playoff game. That it...
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Tiger Woods of the United States smiles as he answers a question at a press conference for the 147th British Open Golf championships in Carnoustie, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The Opens Golf championships start Thursday. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 17, 2018 - 7:52 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Tiger Woods doesn't feel as old at the oldest championship in golf. Woods is back at the British Open for the first time in three years, and he believes his confidence and his chances of winning are getting better as the year goes on. He missed the last two Opens while...
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July 17, 2018 - 7:07 am
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — The coach that led Iceland to its first World Cup has stepped down. The Icelandic Football Association says Heimir Hallgrimsson has decided to leave at his own request, ending seven years in the role. Hallgrimsson was the co-coach with Lars Lagerback of Sweden at the...
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Los Angeles Lakers' Josh Hart, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton battle for the ball during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game, Monday, July 16, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
July 17, 2018 - 3:03 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Here's a scenario: LeBron James is four assists and three rebounds shy of a triple-double after three quarters. A bettor, who is watching at home and utilizing a mobile app, decides to gamble that James will get those assists and rebounds in the final 12 minutes. The wager then...
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CORRECTS TO JOSE ALTUVE NOT ALEX BREGMAN - American League, Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, second from right, walks with National League, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, right, after a team photo, Monday, July 16, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The the MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
July 17, 2018 - 2:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In decades past they would have been given nicknames like "Pee Wee" and coached to shorten their swings, keep the ball close to the ground, find holes and use their speed to leg out base hits. Now, "small ball" has a new meaning. This homer-happy era of baseball is proving that...
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This collage of photos shows Ben Walker, left, holding the Johnny Bench foul ball that hit him in the head at the baseball All-Star game at RFK Stadium in Washington on July 23, 1969, Ben Walker reaching for an autograph from Atlanta Braves pitcher Phil Niekro, also on July 23, 1969, and the ticket to the game that was rained out on July 22 and played on July 23, 1969. Associated Press baseball writer Ben Walker will be at the 2018 All-Star game in Washington scheduled for Tuesday, July 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Walker)
July 17, 2018 - 2:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — How my dad got tickets to the 1969 All-Star Game is still a mystery to me. Great seats, too: Section 127, Row 1. That was the last time the Midsummer Classic was in the nation's capital, at RFK Stadium. I was 11, loved baseball, grew up watching the Orioles and Senators. I'd never...
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Los Angeles Lakers' Josh Hart, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton battle for the ball during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game, Monday, July 16, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
July 17, 2018 - 1:47 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wash. Lather. Rinse. Repeat. The Los Angeles Lakers and Portland Trail Blazers will meet in the NBA Summer League championship for a second straight season. Last year Kyle Kuzma dropped a game-high 30 points to lead the Lakers to a 110-98 victory over Portland. This year it'll be...
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