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  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    NFL LOS ANGELES (AP) - With Drew Brees watching from the sideline with an injured hand, the Los Angeles Rams didn't need a no-call to beat the New Orleans Saints again. Jared Goff passed for 283 yards and a touchdown and rushed for another score, and the Rams stopped New

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    TENNIS NEW YORK (AP) - Rafael Nadal and Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu are U.S. Open champions. Nadal edged Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 to win his fourth U.S. Open title and 19th Grand Slam trophy overall. The second-seeded Nadal's victory Sunday moves him within one major championship of

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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL TORONTO (AP) - Justin Verlander pitched his third career no-hitter, punctuating a dominant season with an overpowering performance to lead the Houston Astros past the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 on Sunday. Verlander struck out 14 and allowed just one runner, walking Cavan Biggio with one out in the first

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  • Friday Sports in Brief

    NFL FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Antonio Brown was released by the New England Patriots on Friday after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct - the third team in seven months to tire of the off-field behavior that has overshadowed his accomplishments as one of the NFL's most prolific

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL NEW YORK (AP) - The resilient New York Yankees powered their way to the club's first AL East title since 2012, routing the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 Thursday night behind three RBIs each from old mainstay Brett Gardner and newcomer DJ LeMahieu. A day after wasting a chance to

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  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez was being held Wednesday in a Pennsylvania jail on multiple felony charges after allegedly telling investigators he attempted to have sex with an underage girl during a meeting at her house in 2017. Vázquez is charged with statutory sexual assault,

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    INTERNATIONAL BASKETBALL DONGGUAN, China (AP) - The U.S. will leave the World Cup with its worst finish in a major international tournament, assured of finishing no better than seventh after falling to Serbia 94-89 in a consolation playoff game Thursday night. The previous worst finish for a U.S. men's team

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