Record setting events

United States' Katie Ledecky competes in a a women's 400-meter freestyle heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 23, 2017 - 6:34 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky got started on a very busy week at the world championships with a dominating performance in the preliminaries of the 400-meter freestyle Sunday. The 20-year-old American set a meet record with a time of 3 minutes, 59.06 seconds, nearly 3 seconds ahead of the...
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South Africa's Branden Grace waves as he makes his way along the 18th fairway during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 6:12 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Branden Grace posted the lowest 18-hole score in 157 years and 422 major championships, and he didn't even know it. He knocked in his short par putt on the final hole at Royal Birkdale for a 62 when his caddie, Zack Rasego, walked up to him and said, "You're in the history...
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South Africa's Branden Grace waves as he makes his way along the 18th fairway during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 3:54 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Branden Grace posted the lowest 18-hole score in 157 years and 422 major championships, and he didn't even know it. He knocked in his short par putt on the final hole at Royal Birkdale for a 62 when his caddie, Zack Raswego, walked up to him and said, "You're in the...
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Matt Kuchar of the United States and Jordan Spieth of the United States, left, look along the 6th fairway from the tee box during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 2:54 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Jordan Spieth will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the British Open. Looking for his first Open title, Spieth is three clear of Matt Kuchar. He widened his lead on the final hole, sinking a birdie...
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Matt Kuchar of the United States and Jordan Spieth of the United States, left, look along the 6th fairway from the tee box during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 1:37 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): 6:35 p.m. After a beautiful day that made for perfect scoring conditions, some weather is moving into the British Open. That has some potential to cause problems for the leaders, who are on the back nine as the wind is...
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Matt Kuchar of the United States and Jordan Spieth of the United States, left, look along the 6th fairway from the tee box during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 1:16 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Midway through the third round, Jordan Spieth still has the same two-shot lead he began the day with. Matt Kuchar is still second, as the two match each other across Royal Birkdale. Spieth is at 9 under for the...
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South Africa's Branden Grace waves as he makes his way along the 18th fairway during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 1:03 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Branden Grace posted the lowest 18-hole score in 157 years and 422 major championships, and he didn't even know it. He knocked in his short par putt on the final hole at Royal Birkdale for a 62 when his caddie, Zack Raswego, walked up to him and said, "You're in the...
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Matt Kuchar of the United States and Jordan Spieth of the United States, left, look along the 6th fairway from the tee box during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 12:49 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Midway through the third round, Jordan Spieth still has the same two-shot lead he began the day with. Matt Kuchar is still second, as the two match each other across Royal Birkdale. Spieth is at 9 under for the...
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South Africa's Branden Grace waves as he makes his way along the 18th fairway during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England, Saturday July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 22, 2017 - 11:15 am
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Branden Grace set the new standard for scoring in the majors Saturday with a 62 in the British Open, the lowest score ever recorded in 442 major championships. Grace pounced on a serene day that was ideal for scoring at Royal Birkdale. He moved to 8-under par for the round...
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Washington Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman runs the bases after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Scott Feldman in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, July 17, 2017, in Cincinnati. Zimmerman's became the Nationals' career home run leader with 235. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
July 17, 2017 - 5:13 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — The NL East leaders opened the second half of the season with a franchise record, a series sweep and a significant upgrade — exactly how the Nationals wanted to keep their momentum going. Ryan Zimmerman set the Nationals' career home run record with a solo shot, and Bryce Harper...
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