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Lucroy powers Brewers over Dodgers 7-2

Milwaukee Brewers’ Jonathan Lucroy, right, is congratulated by Carlos Gomez after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Milwaukee...
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Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship

Jenny Shin, left, Meena Lee, center, and Illhee Lee, right, spray Champion Inbee Park after she won the Wegmans LPGA golf championship in Pittsford, N.Y., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. Park won in a sudden death playoff round. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert) Jenny Shin, left, Meena Lee, center,...
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Serena Williams wins Cincinnati, beating Ivanovic

Serena Williams poses with the championship trophy after defeating Ana Ivanovic, from Serbia, 6-4, 6-1, in a final match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) Serena Williams poses with the championship...
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Police shooting draws protesters from near, far

FILE – In this Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 file photo, protesters march down the middle of a street in front of a convenience store in Ferguson, Mo. that was looted and burned following the shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by a white police officer on...

Villegas claims 1-stroke win at Wyndham

Camilo Villegas, of Colombia, kisses the Sam Snead trophy on the 18th green after winning the Wyndham Championship golf tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. Villegas won the tournament with a 17 under-par 263. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) Camilo Villegas, of...

Gordon races to first win at Michigan since 2001

Jeff Gordon (24) races Kevin Harvick during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) Jeff Gordon (24) races Kevin Harvick during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure...
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Federal autopsy ordered in Missouri teen’s death

People gather around a makeshift memorial for Michael Brown on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, located at the site where Brown was shot by police a week ago in Ferguson, Mo. Brown’s shooting in the middle of a street following a suspected robbery of a box of cigars from a nearby...

Larson quickly exits car after it catches fire

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — With flames visible at the front and back of his car, Sprint Cup rookie Kyle Larson had to get out quickly after crashing into the wall near the midway point of Sunday’s race at Michigan International Speedway. NASCAR on Friday announced a rule...
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More charges planned against Amish-kidnap suspects

A pair of investigators walk on the property of Stephen Howells II and Nicole F. Vaisey, in Hermon, N.Y., Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. Vaisey and Howells were arrested Friday on charges of first-degree kidnapping with the intent to physically harm or sexually abuse the victims. (AP...

AP poll: defending champion Florida St is No. 1

Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Seminoles will start the season No. 1 for the sixth time — the first since 1999 when they became the first team to hold the top spot for the...
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