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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Somewhere around the fourth inning, Cody Anderson realized he was chasing perfection. "I kind of knew that everything was going pretty smooth," Cleveland's rookie right-hander said after taking a bid for a perfect game into the seventh inning of his...
LONDON (AP) — The seven U.S. men in the Wimbledon main draw represent the country's smallest contingent since 1947, when only five played at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament. Three are scheduled to be in first-round action Tuesday: 31st-seeded Jack Sock, 37th-ranked Sam...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Billy Hamilton scored three times in the first three innings to help Cincinnati open a huge lead, and the Reds held on for an 11-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. The Reds sent 10 batters to the plate for five runs and a 9-1 lead in the third...
ST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Cody Anderson of the Cleveland Indians has a perfect game through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays. Cleveland leads 2-0. Anderson is making his second major league start. He limited the Rays to six hits over 7 2-3 scoreless innings in his debut...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program. Texas hired an outside investigator following a Chronicle of Higher Education...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program. Texas hired an outside investigator following a Chronicle of Higher Education...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill making it clear that professional cheerleaders are sports team employees. The bill approved by the state Senate on Monday would require that cheerleaders be paid at least minimum wage if they work...
MONTREAL (AP) — The Women's World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States will feature two of the best goalkeepers in the game: Nadine Angerer and Hope Solo. The two women will be the last line of defense Tuesday night for their teams,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson and Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz have moved ahead in fan voting for starting spots in the All-Star Game, leaving five Kansas City Royals still in the lead. Major League Baseball released the results Monday, and voting...
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois residents who want to add specific diseases to the state's medical marijuana pilot program...
LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — The newly installed president of Lincoln College says the central Illinois school will become...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Cape Girardeau woman is seriously hurt after being shot in the head during an...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Groups trying to curb the partisan sculpting of House districts are hoping their Supreme Court...