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  • Zunino leads Mariners to 4-1 win over White Sox

    Quintana followed by giving up singles to Chris Taylor and Austin Jackson, and an intentional walk to Robinson Cano loaded the bases. Morales' fly ball was deep enough for Taylor to score. TRAINER'S ROOM. Chicago: Outfielder Adam Eaton lasted one ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Jeff Gordon wins pole at Watkins Glen

    Rookies Kyle Larson and Austin Dillon were 23rd and 31st. Ambrose, who has won two of the past three Cup races at Watkins Glen, set a track record of 129.491 mph in the first round of qualifying and had the fastest lap of the second round until Gordon ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Amateur baseball: Mankato beats Royals with rally in 9th

    The Mankato Mets rallied for three runs in the top of the ninth inning and beat the Rochester Royals 4-1 in an amateur baseball game Friday night at Mayo Field. Mankato bunched four hits with an error in the bottom of the ninth against Rochester ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • NCAA seeks clarification in O'Bannon ruling

    AP Sports Writer. The NCAA wants clarification on two points in a California judge's ruling in the landmark Ed O'Bannon case. The governing body wrote in a brief to the U.S. District Court on Monday that schools want to know which recruits are covered ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was shot

    People also took items from a sporting goods store and a cellphone retailer and carted rims away from a tire store. Some climbed atop police cars as the officers with riot shields and batons stood stoically nearby, trying to restrict access to the most ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Royals get Willingham from Twins for minor leaguer

    AP Sports Writer. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Royals bolstered their offense Monday by acquiring outfielder Josh Willingham from the Minnesota Twins, a move the long-suffering franchise hopes will help them end a playoff drought that stretches back ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Deadly three car collision in Leander

    Leander police were called out to a fatality collision around 12:15 Monday afternoon. An 18-wheeler going east on FM 2243 collided with a sports car going northbound on Highway 183A. A third vehicle, a silver SUV, was also struck. When authorities ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Slive: College sports in 'historic evolution'

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says college athletics are "going through a historic evolution." Slive released a statement Monday after a judge's ruling that players in FBS football and Division I men's ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • AP PHOTOS: Adaptive rowing opens sport to disabled

    Gil, 32, of Miami, is participating in the adaptive rowing program at the Miami Beach Rowing Club, which was recently sanctioned as a Paralympic Sport Club by the U.S. Olympic committee. The free program runs on private donations with a small coaching ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • For breech baby, c-section may be safer option

    Breech babies are much more likely to die during vaginal delivery compared with cesarean section, according to a new study. Breech babies are much more likely to die during vaginal delivery compared with cesarean section, according to a new study. 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Expert offers safe splinter removal tips

    The carefree barefoot days of summer can increase your risk of getting a splinter -- pieces of wood or other foreign bodies that are partially or fully stuck in the skin. The carefree barefoot days of summer can increase your risk of getting a splinter ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Correction: GOP-2016-Social Conservatives story

    ... need to stand unambiguously for the commonsense conservative principles shared by the vast majority of Americans," Cruz said as he criticized the national health care law, national education standards and other initiatives disliked by many ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Liberian ex-soccer star Weah records Ebola song

    Weah said he hopes the song will help stop the spread of Ebola, which has so far killed 961 in Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Nigeria. Nearly 2,000 people have been infected with the disease, and health officials have said they are struggling to ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Exercise cuts breast cancer risk in older women

    "Regardless, it seems that adding exercise to one's routine improves health and decreases cancer risk," she concluded. More information. The U.S. National Cancer Institute has more about breast cancer prevention. Copyright © 2014 HealthDay. All rights ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Ethicists grapple with tough questions over release of Ebola drugs

    Responding to demands for wider access to ZMapp and other drugs in the pipeline, the World Health Organization has convened an expert panel of medical ethicists to meet later this week. That panel will inform the WHO on the pros and cons of such a ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Teen's bail $1 million in Washington girl's death

    Judge Kevin Hull set bail at $1 million. Gaeta arrived at Kitsap County Superior Court with a black jacket over his head. He spoke softly as he answered Hull's question. The judge also granted prosecutors' request for a mental-health evaluation for the ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Ebola: Questions, answers about an unproven drug

    A: Top U.S. health officials stress that there's no way to know if the drug really helped, or if those two patients would have been among the 40 percent of people who are surviving this outbreak anyway. Without human studies, there also isn't any way ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Cowlishaw: My best-case/worst-case scenarios for Texas, Texas A&M this season

    Texas Longhorns wide receiver Jaxon Shipley (8) tries to get past West Virginia Mountaineers linebacker Josh Francis (4) during their Big XII football game in Austin,TX on October 6, 2012. (Michael Ainsworth//The Dallas Morning News) ... Best case ... 4 years, 1 month ago
  • Colts expect Holmes back for opener

    The one bit of good news to come out of coach Chuck Pagano's mouth late Saturday afternoon is that starting center Khaled Holmes' sprained ankle should be healthy in enough time for him to return to the lineup for the Sept. 7 opener against the Denver ...

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  • Quick-hit thoughts around NFL, Patriots

    1. Rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's debut in the Patriots' preseason opener was widely praised; his quick release and long-ball touch two areas most noted. But there was something else that might be more important, and it came on running back ...

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