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Lewis, Hur share lead in Alabama

Top-ranked Stacy Lewis birdied the last three holes and five of the final six Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a share of the lead with Mi Jung Hur in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.

Falcons romp over Bucs

Atlanta runs up a 56-0 lead before Tampa Bay scores a couple late TDs.

Solo extends US shutout record to 73

Former Washington star Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73, and Amy Rodriguez, Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe scored to help the U.S. women beat Mexico 4-0 in an exhibition game Thursday night in chilly conditions in Rochester, N.Y.

Rangers sweep Oakland, knock A’s out of top wild card spot

Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics fell out of the top AL wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep.

Details surface in Dwyer assault case

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said.

St. Andrews votes to allow women to join

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews is no longer just for men.

Arencibia’s three-run HR sends Texas past Oakland, 6-1

Sean Doolittle allowed a three-run homer to J.P. Arencibia during a six-run ninth inning, and Oakland lost to the last-place Texas Rangers.

RB Dwyer arrested on domestic violence charges

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in July involving a woman and their 18-month-old child, the latest in a string of such cases involving NFL players.

Panthers remove DE Hardy from active roster

The Panthers finally made a decision on Greg Hardy: the Pro Bowl defensive end won't play for Carolina until his domestic violence case is resolved.

Orioles wrap up first AL East crown since 1997 with win

The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Tuesday night.

Whitman women edge Linfield, 69-58

Whitman College defeated Northwest Conference foe Linfield 69-58 Friday at George Ball Court.