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McIlroy, if he plays, grouped with major champions at PGA

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy joins the marquee group of this year's major champions in the opening rounds of the PGA Championship.

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Texas college football player shot by police was unarmed

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A police officer in suburban Dallas shot and killed a college football player during a struggle after the unarmed 19-year-old crashed a car through the front window of a car dealership, authorities said.

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Bettis, Seau headline diverse Hall of Fame group

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Tim Brown kept doing the math as the years ticked by and the phone call from the Pro Football Hall of Fame never came. So did Charles Haley.

Not Jerome Bettis.

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Phelps leaves no doubt he'll be ready for Rio Olympics

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Michael Phelps held up one finger, leaving no doubt he's No. 1.

Then he pounded the water defiantly — first with one hand, then with both.

Yep, he's back.

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Family files wrongful death suit against Tony Stewart

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The family of a young driver struck and killed by Tony Stewart's car on an upstate New York dirt track filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the NASCAR star Friday.

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Michael Sam makes Canadian Football League debut

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Michael Sam became the first openly gay player to appear in a Canadian Football League game Friday night, playing sparingly for the Montreal Alouettes in a 26-23 loss to the Ottawa Redblacks.

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Indians waste comeback, fall 10-9 to Twins

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians' focus is firmly on the future after trading Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher. Their present isn't nearly as appealing.

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Reds' offense falters in 2-0 loss to Diamondbacks

PHOENIX (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds got a quality outing from rookie pitcher Raisel Iglesias, but their bats fell silent in a 2-0 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.

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