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Rosberg beats Hamilton in 1st practice at British GP


Associated Press

SILVERTSONE, England (AP) -- Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time ahead of championship-leading teammate Lewis Hamilton in the first practice session of the British Grand...full story
updated 2015-07-03 08:01 PM
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Rosberg beats Hamilton in 1st practice at British GP

Associated Press

SILVERTSONE, England (AP) -- Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time ahead of championship-leading teammate Lewis Hamilton in the first practice session of the British Grand....Fullstory

2015-07-03 08:01 PM

Japan is back in the final after emotional 2011 win
By ANNE M. PETERSON
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Four years ago when Japan's players hoisted the Women's World Cup trophy, a nation rejoiced. Leading up to the victory in....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:42 PM

Tour de France? More like Tour de-void of Americans
By DAVE SKRETTA
Associated Press

As the Tour de France drew near, Jonathan Vaughters was still poring over power outputs and training results, trying to determine the nine riders that....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:22 PM

Sri Lanka 85-1 after being sent in by Pakistan

Associated Press

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Sri Lanka reached 85-1 at lunch on day one of the third test in Pallekele on Friday after Pakistan won....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:01 PM

TODAY'S MAJOR LEAGUE LEADERS
By The Associated Press
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2015-07-03 03:01 PM

Asian women's teams show up male rivals
By JOHN DUERDEN
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The contrast between the fortunes of Asia's women's soccer teams and their male equivalents could not be more striking. At last....Fullstory

2015-07-03 02:01 PM

Ducks sign new D Kevin Bieksa to 2-year extension thru 2018

Associated Press

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Defenseman Kevin Bieksa has agreed to a two-year, $8 million contract extension through 2018 with the Anaheim Ducks. The Ducks announced the....Fullstory

2015-07-03 09:22 AM

Guzan, US seek to maintain momentum against Guatemala
By STEVE MEGARGEE
Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Goalkeeper Brad Guzan is intent on following up a disappointing spring with a sizzling summer, giving the United States reason for....Fullstory

2015-07-03 09:01 AM

Super Rugby Glance
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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2015-07-03 09:01 AM

Europa League Glance

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Europa League Glance Europa League ....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:01 AM

AP Interview: Wade chooses to stay with Heat
By TIM REYNOLDS
Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) -- After 12 years with the Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade needed a reminder of how much the franchise valued him. Once he found out,....Fullstory

2015-07-03 05:22 PM

Sri Lanka batsmen defy Pakistan in opening session

Associated Press

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne and Upul Tharanga put together an impressive, unbeaten 70-run stand on a seam-friendly pitch to defy....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:22 PM

Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan 3rd test

Associated Press

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Scoreboard Friday at lunch on first day's play in third test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at Pallekele. ....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:01 PM

Baseball Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) -- Jose Fernandez's comeback required a comeback. The precocious right-hander shook off a rocky start in his return from Tommy John surgery, pitching....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:01 PM

Samoans granted half-day holiday for All Blacks test

Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Samoans have been granted a half-day holiday next Wednesday to mark the historic first home rugby test against New Zealand....Fullstory

2015-07-03 02:22 PM

Pakistan sends Sri Lanka in to bat in 3rd test

Associated Press

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Pakistan opted to bowl first after winning the toss in the third test against Sri Lanka at Pallekele on Friday. Both....Fullstory

2015-07-03 01:22 PM

Brazilian Standings

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BC-SOC--Brazilian Standings ....Fullstory

2015-07-03 09:01 AM

Hurricanes, Highlanders chase 1st Super Rugby title
By STEVE McMORRAN
Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Whatever the outcome of Saturday's final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders, Super Rugby will crown a first-time champion and a....Fullstory

2015-07-03 09:01 AM

Cardinals fire scouting director Correa amid hacking scandal
By R.B. FALLSTROM
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals fired scouting director Chris Correa, the first known fallout from the hacking scandal that resulted in a....Fullstory

2015-07-03 09:01 AM

Twins recall star prospect Miguel Sano from Double-A

Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have recalled star prospect Miguel Sano from Double-A Chattanooga. The Twins say Sano will be in uniform for the game....Fullstory

2015-07-03 03:01 AM

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