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US-Portugal game scores viewership goal

NEW YORK (AP) — The United States' 2-2 World Cup draw with Portugal is almost certainly the most-watched soccer game ever in the U.S., an emphatic confirmation of the sport's rising popularity in a country slower to embrace it than the rest of the world.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014

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Roger Federer shows no mercy in Wimbledon opener

LONDON (AP) — The man with the most major titles in tennis came up against the player with the second-worst record in Grand Slam history.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014

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Flyers acquire RJ Umberger for Scott Hartnell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired winger R.J. Umberger and a fourth-round pick in the 2015 draft from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Scott Hartnell.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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Murray opens Wimbledon title defense

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray arrived on Centre Court to a standing ovation and left to another.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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Carl Edwards races to 1st career road course win

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — His future with Roush Fenway Racing is uncertain, but Carl Edwards isn't letting that slow him down this season.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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Soccer star Hope Solo due in court after arrest

KIRKLAND, Wash. (AP) — U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo is set to appear in court in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in suburban Seattle.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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Justices rebuff NJ's effort on sports betting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, but a state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make it legal under state law anyway.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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Report: Politics had no role in Sandusky probe

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A report released Monday detailing the handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case faults police and prosecutors for long delays in bringing charges against the former Penn State assistant coach but found no evidence that politics affected the investigation.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014

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