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9 a.m. (FS1) Women’s soccer: World Cup, Sweden vs. Thailand. Noon (8, 19, 53) Women’s soccer: World Cup, United States vs. Chile. Noon (FS1) Auto racing: NASCAR Truck Series, M&M’s 250. 1 p.m. (STO) Baseball: Indians at Tigers. 1 p.m. ...

Woodland maintains one-shot lead at Pebble Beach

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The toughest test in this U.S. Open might be more about nerves from chasing history than Pebble Beach. Gary Woodland held it together Saturday with bold plays and two unlikely pars for a 2-under 69, giving him a one-shot lead ...

Koepka gunning for history

By TIM DAHLBERG AP Sports Columnist PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Brooks Koepka is chasing history, and no one seems to care. Three U.S. Opens in a row. Five wins in the last nine majors. What time does Tiger Woods tee off anyway? Small wonder Koepka began the Open with a chip on his ...

June is LGBTQ Month

I am as straight as the crease in George Will’s slacks. It’s not something I’m particularly proud of. To be clear, it’s also not something of which I am ashamed. Truth be told, it’s not something I’ve ever had to think much about, not something I’ve ever had to defend or deny. ...

A new reason to get moving on impeachment

WASHINGTON — President Trump has rebuffed FBI Director Christopher Wray for reporting that the Russians are again pursuing opposition research with which to meddle in the 2020 presidential election. It shockingly reveals he never saw anything wrong with Russian interference in 20l6, when he ...

The controversy of gene editing

Soon, some of you will try to make “better babies.” Already, people pay labs to examine embryos so they can pick ones with DNA they like. Some screen for gender or eye color. Some screen out certain diseases. So far, they’ve been limited to selecting genes that exist in the parents. ...

Landry’s all for Browns

SHAKER HEIGHTS — Jarvis Landry’s not worried about the Browns bickering. The splashy wide receiver said Friday he doesn’t believe recent harsh comments quarterback Baker Mayfield made about disgruntled running back Duke Johnson will affect chemistry for a Cleveland team dealing with ...

Pirates start winning streak

MIAMI — Steven Brault scattered eight hits over six innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates stopping a seven-game slide by routing the Miami Marlins 11-0 on Friday night. Brault (3-1) was hit on his left leg by Starlin Castro’s line drive in the first, but it didn’t seem to affect him very ...

Bauers hits for cycle as Indians club Tigers

DETROIT — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed the Detroit Tigers 13-4 on Friday night after scoring eight runs in the fourth inning. Bauers singled and tripled in that inning. He also hit a double in the second and a two-run homer in the eighth, becoming the ...

Raptors going global

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Canadian flag, soaked in beer and champagne, was waved in the Toronto locker room. Pascal Siakam wore the flag of Cameroon around his shoulders. Marc Gasol was yelling some happy phrase in Spanish. Every team that wins an NBA title calls itself “world ...