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May 26, 2017 - 8:53 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A lawsuit accusing the NFL and team owners of conspiring to suppress wages for cheerleaders lacks evidence to support that claim, a federal judge said. U.S. District Judge William Alsup dismissed the lawsuit by a former San Francisco 49ers cheerleader. The lawsuit sought class...
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May 26, 2017 - 8:43 pm
STERLING, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer made five straight birdies after the wind died down on a punishing day at Trump National, regaining the lead at the Senior PGA Championship as darkness fell. Langer was 11 under through 13 holes in the second round when play was stopped Friday, one shot ahead of...
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The Cleveland Cavaliers pose with their trophy after winning Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics 135-102, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
May 26, 2017 - 6:58 pm
Here they go again. For the third straight year, it's Cleveland and Golden State in the NBA Finals. The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions . The first "threematch" — rematch of a rematch — in league history. It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most predicted, and probably the matchup...
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Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) and Evgeni Malkin (71) pose with the the Prince of Wales Trophy after beating the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in the second overtime period during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Pittsburgh, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 26, 2017 - 2:41 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins kept getting by even as their star players kept skating off the ice in pain. Even as the targets on their back as Stanley Cup champions kept getting bigger. Even as Columbus and Washington and Ottawa kept pushing and prodding, poking and pinching. "Just...
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Robbie Ray pitches to a Milwaukee Brewers' batter during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)My
May 26, 2017 - 12:20 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Robbie Ray followed up his stellar outing in last start with another gem on the road Thursday night. Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee...
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Pittsburgh Penguins players and fans celebrate after the Penguins' Chris Kunitz scores a game winning goal in the second overtime period of Game 7 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals against the Ottawa Senators, Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Pittsburgh. The Penguins won 3-2. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
May 26, 2017 - 12:13 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins are heading back to the Stanley Cup Final. Chris Kunitz beat Craig Anderson 5:09 into the second overtime to give the defending champions a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final Thursday night. Kunitz scored twice,...
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) soars to the basket over Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder, left, and center Kelly Olynyk (41) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
May 25, 2017 - 11:40 pm
BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 on Thursday night to claim their third straight Eastern Conference title and a return trip to the NBA Finals. Kyrie...
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Robbie Ray pitches to a Milwaukee Brewers' batter during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)My
May 25, 2017 - 11:27 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games. Ray (4-3), coming off a dominating...
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price looks out from the dugout before the start of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park in Boston, Thursday, May 25, 2017. Price is rejoining the team after a rehab start in Pawtucket, R.I. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
May 25, 2017 - 9:17 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox pitcher David Price is set to make his season debut for Boston on Monday at the Chicago White Sox. The 31-year-old left-hander, starting the second season of a $217 million, seven-year contact, has been recovering from a strained pitching elbow. "Excited, just to be back here...
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FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2017, file photo, Aly Raisman attends ESPN: The Party 2017 in Houston, Texas. Raisman used Twitter on May 24, 2017, to call out an airport security worker who she says questioned whether she had enough muscles to be a gymnast. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)
May 25, 2017 - 7:02 pm
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman is calling out an airport security worker who she says questioned whether she had enough muscles to be a gymnast. Raisman posted on Twitter Wednesday that after a female Transportation Security Administration worker said she recognized Raisman by her...
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