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Clippers sale quickly unsnagged

The possible sale of the L.A. Clippers appeared to have hit a contractual snag, but it quickly got unsnagged.


Related Topix: NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Clippers

Thu Jul 10, 2014

National Public Radio

Streak Over, Kershaw Pitches Dodgers Past Pads 2-1

Clayton Kershaw's scoreless streak ended at 41 innings when he gave up a home run to Chase Headley, but the Los Angeles ace pitched a three-hitter with 11 strikeouts to lead the Dodgers over the San Diego Padres 2-1 on Thursday night.


Related Topix: National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Chase Headley, Arizona Diamondbacks, Yasiel Puig, Scott Van Slyke

CBC News

Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka has partially torn elbow ligament

Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will attempt to avoid elbow ligament replacement surgery with a six-week rehab program.


Related Topix: Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, CC Sabathia, C.C. Sabathia


Faster deportations? A possible border crisis deal

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is going to Capitol Hill to make the case for President Barack Obama's request for $3.7 billion.


Related Topix: Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball

USA Today

Wimbledon champ Novak Djokovic gets married

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Related Topix: More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic

Fifa rejects Suarez appeal

Uruguay forward Luis Suarez, banned from all soccer activity for four months and nine competitive internationals for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini during a World Cup match, has lost his appeal, Fifa said on Thursday.


Related Topix: Luis Suarez, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players

Rogers beats 3rd-seeded Suarez Navarro in Austria

Rogers, who is ranked 147th and had not beaten a top-50 player before, hit 11 aces and dropped serve only once while holding off 10 break points for the Spaniard, who was seeded third.


Related Topix: Tennis Players, More Sports, Carla Suarez-Navarro, Tennis

News24 | Germany vs Argentina: How they compare

Rio de Janeiro - The best player in the world goes up against the ultimate team machine, on the world's biggest stage.


Related Topix: Argentina World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Manuel Neuer, Soccer Players, Bastian Schweinsteiger, World Soccer, More Sports, Toni Kroos, Bayern Munich, Arjen Robben

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Washington Times

Lynn wins 10th, Cardinals top Pirates 5-2

Lance Lynn reached double figures in wins before the All-Star break for the third straight year and the St. Louis Cardinals are charging hard in the NL Central.


Related Topix: National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, St. Louis Cardinals, Yadier Molina, Kolten Wong, Matt Adams

KWWL-TV Waterloo

on this Day: Bulgaria beats Germany in 1994

Colorado is smoking pot by the ton, and visitors are, too. That's the conclusion from Colorado pot regulators who have issued what might be the world's first market study of legal recreational marijuana.


Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Germany World Cup, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball

Washington Times

Goldschmidt's 2-run double gives Arizona win in 10

Paul Goldschmidt doubled in the last two of Arizona's three runs in the 10th inning and the Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Josh Collmenter, Mike Dunn, Steve Cishek, Brad Ziegler, Ender Inciarte


Verdict reached in suit over Bryan Stow beating

A verdict has been reached in a negligence lawsuit against the Los Angeles Dodgers and former owner Frank McCourt stemming from the beating of a San Francisco Giants fan in 2011.


Related Topix: Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

Bellingham Herald

Blackhawks, Toews, Kane reach 8-year extensions

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane wanted to stay in Chicago and the Blackhawks wanted to keep the high-scoring forwards in the only NHL uniform they have ever known.


Related Topix: NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews, NHL Players, NHL Western Conference, Los Angeles Kings, NHL Pacific Division

The News Tribune

Bach cites 'great dynamism' in Rio preparations

A day after Brazil's humbling 7-1 loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinals, Bach also said he is confident Brazilians will get over their "day of mourning" and fully embrace the first Olympics to be held in South America.


Related Topix: Olympics, Summer Olympics


'Stand Up to Cancer' telecast to return Sept. 5

Officials in central New York say four people are dead and four homes have been destroyed in building collapses amid severe thunderstorms.


Related Topix: Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball

WFAA-TV Dallas

A look at the states with live greyhound racing

Greyhound racing is illegal in 39 states, and waning interest and profits have shuttered racing in four others.


Related Topix: Horse Racing

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Peralta can't hold lead, Brewers fall 9-7 to Phils

So are the Milwaukee Brewers. Peralta labored through 4 1-3 innings, giving up eight hits and nine runs while throwing 97 pitches as the Milwaukee Brewers dropped a 9-7 decision to the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Domonic Brown, Philadelphia Phillies, Chase Utley, Kyle Kendrick

The State

Bautista, Tulowitzki add to HR Derby lineups

Joining Bautista on the American League team are Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes, who was last year's Derby winner, Baltimore's Adam Jones and Brian Dozier of the host Twins.


Related Topix: Troy Tulowitzki, Baseball Players, Yoenis Cespedes, Brian Dozier, National League, Major League Baseball, Yasiel Puig, Justin Morneau


Girl raped, killed on overnight train in Thailand

Dockworkers walked off their jobs Tuesday morning at several marine terminals at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, disrupting the movement of cargo for two hours before they were ordered back.


Related Topix: Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball

Top-seeded Isner advances on grass at Newport

The 6-foot-10 Isner rode his powerful serve, at one point topping 137 mph. He had 19 aces and only two double-faults.


Related Topix: Tennis Players, John Isner, More Sports, Tennis, Nicolas Mahut