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  1. Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Star

    A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis and her deputy clerks were summoned to appear before U.S. District Judge David Bunning after she repeatedly denied them marriage licenses, cited her religious beliefs and “God's authority.” The judge said his only alternative was to jail her because he did not believe she would comply with his order even if she were fined.

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  2. Blue Jays' Donaldson is Al MVP front-runnerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Barriere Star Journal

    When Josh Donaldson steps to the plate at Rogers Centre and the strains of Phil Collins' "In the Air Tonight" fade out, the crowd noise fills in with chants of "M-V-P! M-V-P!" Sometimes it's just a few hundred fans, until the star Blue Jays slugger hits a home run and some 40,000 more join the call. "I try not to listen to it too much, but it's nice," Donaldson said.

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  3. Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

    2, 2015, in New York. Tejada had four RBIs during the game, including an inside-the-par... .

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  4. Tim Lincecum is done for the season, Giants GM confirms; Chris Heston to start FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Paradise Post

    Tim Lincecum has thrown his last pitch of the season and the expectation is that he will undergo hip surgery, Giants GM Bobby Evans acknowledged in an interview with KNBR Thursday morning. Lincecum saw hip specialist Dr. Marc Philippon at the Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado, on Wednesday.

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  5. Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Cleveland.com

    A protester waives a rainbow flag outside the Carl D. Perkins Federal Building in Ashland, Ky., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

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  6. Judge jails Kentucky clerk Kim Davis for refusing marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | SavannahNow

    A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis and her deputy clerks were summoned to appear before U.S. District Judge David Bunning after she repeatedly denied them marriage licenses, cited her religious beliefs and "God's authority."

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  7. Tim Lincecum gets hip surgery - done for the seasonRead the original story

    19 min ago | McCovey Chronicles

    Now we're not going to be able to give him a proper ovation. I hope the Giants trot him out for it.

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  8. Gray Gives Up Milestone Homer To Pujols, A's Lose To AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email [email protected] CBS13 is getting answers.

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  9. Washington Nationals Series Preview: Nats vs. BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Teddy Never Wins

    The Washington Nationals were looking to make a statement out in St. Louis against arguably the best team in baseball. They had chances to win all three games, but blew late leads in the first two games.

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  10. Yankees hold off Red Sox for 11-8 winRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Lebanon Democrat

    After jumping out to an 11-run lead, the Yankees needed Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller to help seal a 13-8 win at Fenway Park on Wednesday afternoon, giving them a series win against the last-place Red Sox. All nine starters collected hits for the Yankees as they concluded a 5-1 road trip through Atlanta and Boston to remain at least 11/2 games behind the AL East-leading Blue Jays, who hosted a night game against Cleveland.

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  11. More High School Athletes Using 'Dip' and 'Chew,' CDC FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Health.com

    ... promote their use among athletes. Although Minor League Baseball prohibits use of smokeless tobacco, Major League Baseball restricts but does not prohibit its use, he noted. Two cities have banned the use of smokeless tobacco in their sports venues, ...

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  12. Miguel Sano has 15 home runs in his first 51 majorRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | News10.net

    Whether a testament to mediocrity or proof of parity, the American League wild-card race has evolved into a mad scramble featuring no less than five teams within four games of a playoff berth. AL wild card race: It's the Yankees, and then a fickle foursome Whether a testament to mediocrity or proof of parity, the American League wild-card race has evolved into a mad scramble featuring no less than five teams within four games of a playoff berth.

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  13. Looking at the MVP race from two very different points of viewRead the original story

    41 min ago | Bluebird Banter

    While the Blue Jays look certain to snap a 22-year playoff drought, there's also another drought that may be on the verge of ending. A player that wears a Toronto Blue Jays jersey has not won the MVP award since George Bell did it in 1987.

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  14. On The Farm: 5 up and 5 downRead the original story

    42 min ago | Lookout Landing

    It's the goal of every single professional baseball player to someday get the call and join a major league club. Sadly, most guys do not get the chance to realize this dream.

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  15. Judge Jails Clerk for Refusing Marriage Licenses to Gay CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Times Herald-Record

    A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday after insisting that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow a federal judge's orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. "God's moral law conflicts with my job duties," Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis told U.S. District Judge David Bunning.

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  16. Owens tagged in Boston's 13-8 loss to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | SFGate

    Boston Red Sox interim manager Torey Lovullo comes out to the mound to take starting pitcher Henry Owens, second from left, out of the game after he gave up seven runs against the New York Yankees during the second inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015.

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  17. Tejada hits inside-the-park homer for Mets vs PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | SFGate

    New York Mets' Ruben Tejada slides into home plate past Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp for an inside the park two-run home run in the second inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in New York.

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  18. Mets to skip Syndergaard this weekend, Harvey once moreRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | SFGate

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey throws against the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in New York.

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  19. Pirates starter Jeff Locke is who he is. Is that enough?Read the original story

    54 min ago | Bucs Dugout

    Jeff Locke's latest poor start has Pirates fans wondering about his future. While I don't want to put too fine a point on it, however, I'm not sure much has changed.

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  20. Hot Blue Jays to get even better with starter's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman works against the Boston Red Sox during first inning baseball action in Toronto on Thursday, July 24, 2014. ORG XMIT: NSD101 The Toronto Blue Jays are in full-blown unfair mode right now: The hottest team in baseball has gone 26-6 since adding shortstop Troy Tulowitzki in the first of a flurry of trade-deadline moves that revamped its bullpen and brought in a legitimate Cy Young contender in ace lefty David Price.

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