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The Latest on the third week of the NFL season (all times Eastern): 1:44 p.m. The Browns have turned to a wide receiver to solve their quarterback woes. A converted wide receiver, but a receiver nonetheless. Terrelle Pryor — once a star quarterback in his college days at Ohio...
Almost 46 years to the day after the NFL first staked a claim on Monday night, there's finally a better matchup on another channel. Hillary vs. The Donald. For years, generals and politicians used sports metaphors to explain some of the most consequential issues of our time. So...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Vin Scully closes out his career broadcasting Los Angeles Dodgers games, his successor is waiting in the wings. Joe Davis has been working road games for the team this season, warming up for next year when the 28-year-old moves into Scully's old booth full-...
The Latest on the third week of the NFL season (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. Cam Newton wore a T-shirt that quoted Martin Luther King Jr. during his warmup for Carolina's game against the Vikings. The dark shirt was emblazoned with the quote: "Injustice anywhere is a threat to...
METZ, France (AP) — Lucas Pouille clinched his first career title on Sunday, beating top-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria 7-6 (5), 6-2 to win the Moselle Open final. The third-seeded Frenchman, a U.S. Open quarterfinalist earlier this month, clipped a neat volley for match point...
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Promising German 19-year-old Alexander Zverev won his first tour title Sunday, beating U.S. Open champion Stan Wawrinka in a tight battle in the St. Petersburg Open final. Zverev took the first set before Wawrinka responded to draw level. The German...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Vin Scully closes out his career broadcasting Los Angeles Dodgers games, his successor is waiting in the wings. Joe Davis has been working road games for the team this season, warming up for next year when the 28-year-old moves into Scully's old booth full-...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dusty Baker couldn't help but smile as he watched his players pour champagne and beer on each other. The Washington Nationals clinched their third National League East title in five years on Saturday night. They beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 and watched on TV...
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the boating death of Miami Marlins pitching ace Jose Fernandez (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Authorities in Florida say Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was not wearing a life vest when he was killed in a boating crash off Miami Beach early Sunday. An...