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  • AP Top News at 4:12 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Saturday warned that the apparent incursion of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil pushes the conflict closer to a point of no return, with new economic sanctions ...

  • Rams cut Sam, 1st drafted openly gay player

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    (AP) ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any ...

  • Michael Sam, first openly gay player drafted by NFL team, released by St. Louis Rams

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    (AP) ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Sam, first openly gay player drafted by NFL team, released by St. Louis Rams.

  • White Sox 6, Tigers 3

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  • No. 1 US Open women's doubles duo out in 2nd round

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    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — A day after beating Venus Williams in singles at the U.S. Open, Sara Errani and her partner, Roberta Vinci, were knocked out in the second round as the top-seeded team in women's doubles. Errani and Vinci, ...

  • Tunisia recovers bodies of Syrian boat migrants

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    (AP) TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian authorities say the country's coast guard has recovered at least 41 bodies of migrants, mostly Syrians, who drowned trying to sail to Europe. Mustapha Abdel Kebir, mayor of Ben Guerdane, a border town with Libya, ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-UCLA-Virginia Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-UCLA-Virginia Stats No. 7 UCLA 28, VIRGINIA 20 UCLA 0 21 7 0—28 Virginia 0 10 7 3—20 Second Quarter UCLA_Adams 20 interception return (Fairbairn kick), 13:35. UVa_FG Frye 35, 8:35. UCLA_Goforth 75 fumble return (Fairbairn kick), 2:55. UCLA_Kendricks ...

  • Michael Sam back at Missouri

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    (AP) COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Michael Sam smiled and shook hands on the sideline at Missouri's season opener against South Dakota State on Saturday ahead of finding out his NFL future. Sam was about 100 miles away from where the St. ...

  • Murray overcomes mid-match lull to win at US Open

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    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Eighth-seeded Andy Murray overcame a mid-match lull and beat 96th-ranked Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia 6-1, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2 Saturday in the U.S. Open's third round. Murray, who dealt with severe cramping in his first-round victory Monday, ...

  • Bautista homers, Blue Jays beat Yankees 2-0

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    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — Drew Hutchison pitched seven shutout innings, Jose Bautista homered for the fourth straight game and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 2-0 on Saturday. Mark Teixeira's fourth-inning double was the only hit allowed by ...

  • Blue Jays 2, Yankees 0

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  • AP-FBC--T25-Ohio St.-Navy Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Ohio St.-Navy Stats No. 5 OHIO ST. 34, NAVY 17 Ohio St. 3 3 14 14—34 Navy 0 7 7 3—17 First Quarter OSU_FG Nuernberger 46, 4:26. Second Quarter Navy_Sanders 1 run (Sloan kick), 14:04. OSU_FG Nuernberger 28, 2:04. ...

  • Pacino does double duty at Venice Film Festival

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    (AP) VENICE, Italy (AP) — Al Pacino made two trips up the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, with a pair of movies about aging, regret, giving up and letting go. But fear not — the actor says ...

  • No. 7 UCLA 28, Virginia 20.

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    (AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — UCLA scored three defensive touchdowns before Brett Hundley led them on a critical second-half scoring drive and the No. 7 Bruins escaped Virginia 28-20 in the opener for both teams Saturday. Hundley, widely regarded as one ...

  • No. 5 Ohio State pulls away to beat Navy 34-17

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    (AP) BALTIMORE (AP) — Redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns in his college debut, and No. 5 Ohio State beat Navy 34-17 Saturday for its 25th consecutive regular-season victory. Elevated into a starting role after senior ...

  • Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

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    (AP) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got ...

  • LLWS star Mo'Ne Davis headed to WNBA conf. finals

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    (AP) Little League World Series sensation Mo'Ne Davis is heading to the conference finals in Minnesota on Sunday. The 13-year-old star pitcher from Philadelphia became the 18th girl to play in the Little League World Series and the first to win ...

  • Mother of boy who brought gun to school sentenced

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    (AP) PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — The mother of a Washington state boy who brought a gun to school that went off in his backpack and critically wounded a classmate will spend more than a year behind bars. The Kitsap Sun ...

  • People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man

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    (AP) BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — As many as 200 people held signs and chanted outside an Ohio Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police. The rally Saturday was the latest effort by people wanting ...

  • AP Top International News At 3:11 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US EU leaders pick Italian as bloc's new top diplomat Lesotho military ...

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