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DUNEDIN, New Zealand (AP) — Flyhalf Beauden Barrett scored two tries and 26 points as New Zealand crushed Wales 46-6 in the 3rd rugby test on Saturday to sweep the three-match series 3-0. Rookie center George Moala had a try disallowed but immediately scored another which...
NICE, France (AP) — Brought up on a regular supply of the Premier League, Iceland's players are used to cheering on England at major soccer tournaments. Now, they're trying to eliminate them. In what appears to be the biggest mismatch of the European Championship's round of 16,...
BOSTON (AP) — A bid to grow daily fantasy sports overseas doesn't appear to be gaining much traction as the industry fights for survival on its home front. Gambling analysts say DraftKings, the industry's second largest company, has struggled to break into Great Britain's well...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mookie Betts went deep on an elevated fastball, and Dustin Pedroia came home on a pitch that got past the catcher. Betts hit a tying two-run homer with two outs in the ninth, and Dustin Pedroia later scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in Boston's...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in...
NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins. Eduardo Escobar swung past pitches of 101 mph, 102 and 102. Byung Ho Park took a 102 offering, fouled off a 103 and swung over a 103. After three straight 103s, taking the first and...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Joyce homered and doubled among his three hits as Pittsburgh beat Los Angeles 8-6 on Friday night, ending the Dodgers' six-game winning streak and giving Pirates manager Clint Hurdle his 1,000th career victory. Joyce drove in two runs while filling in for...
WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, the move coming almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against players and the coach being suspended by school regents "with...
CINCINNATI (AP) — More satisfying than hit No. 4,192? In some ways, it is for Pete Rose, who needed more time to get into the Cincinnati Reds' Hall of Fame than it took to set baseball's hits record. Rose is being inducted into his hometown team's hall and having his No. 14...
DUNEDIN, New Zealand (AP) — Flyhalf Beauden Barrett scored two tries and 26 points as New Zealand crushed Wales 46...
DUNEDIN, New Zealand (AP) — Flyhalf Beauden Barrett scored two tries and 26 points as New Zealand crushed Wales 46...
NICE, France (AP) — Brought up on a regular supply of the Premier League, Iceland's players are used to cheering...
NICE, France (AP) — Brought up on a regular supply of the Premier League, Iceland's players are used to cheering...
BEIJING (AP) — South Korea's deputy prime minister has called on governments to show the value of international...
PHOENIX (AP) — The state of Arizona has eliminated its use of the sedative midazolam as one of the drugs it relies...