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ATLANTA (AP) — Deshaun Watson and No. 5 Clemson finally turned in the performance everyone was expecting, totally dominating Georgia Tech in the first half on the way to a 26-7 victory Thursday night. After sluggish wins over Auburn and Troy, and a practice-like rout of FCS...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man took a coconut cream pie from a grocery bag, grabbed Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson from behind and smacked him in the face with it at a charity event, leading the former NBA star to start swinging and then tackle the man who was left battered and...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tight end Rob Gronkowski is set to make his season debut when the Patriots host the Texans. Gronkowski is listed as active for the first time this season on Thursday night, after he sat out the first two weeks of the regular season with a hamstring...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The leader of the U.S. Olympic Committee reiterated his support for allowing some Russians to compete at the Rio Games and said that to fix worldwide doping problems, "we can't devolve into a Cold War mentality of us versus them." Chairman Larry...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — In this day and age of high-flying passing attacks, the Minnesota Vikings have been a bit of a throwback in their run-first approach to offense. So now that the focal point of that offense is lost for the foreseeable future, the season is over, right?...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway summoned Von Miller to his office on the eve of training camp with three blank boxes left on his offseason to-do list: 1. Patch up the pair's relationship frayed by their financial fracas . "I wanted to make sure we were on the same page,"...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Thomas Davis said the Carolina Panthers' game Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings should "absolutely" be played as scheduled, even with the city being under a state of emergency due to violent protests over a recent police shooting. The All-Pro linebacker...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Bucks have acquired forward Michael Beasley from the Houston Rockets for backup point guard Tyler Ennis in a deal that beefs up Milwaukee's frontcourt depth. The 6-foot-9 Beasley averaged 12.8 points and 4.9 rebounds in 20 games last season for Houston. He...
TORONTO (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko and Ivan Telegin scored 1:19 apart in the second period and Russia beat Finland 3-0 on Thursday to set up a World Cup of Hockey semifinal against Canada — and knock out Team North America. Evgeni Malkin scored in the third period for Russia (2-1...