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Red-faced Reds lose 3-0, swept by lowly Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds hardly expected to get swept in three games by the lowly San Diego Padres.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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Bouchard, 2011 champ Kvitova reach Wimbledon final

LONDON (AP) — Eugenie Bouchard defeated French Open runner-up Simona Halep 7-6 (5), 6-2 Thursday to advance to the Wimbledon final against 2011 champion Petra Kvitova.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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FIFA official 'amazed' by Brazil WCup drunkenness

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — FIFA's number two official has said he's "amazed" by the levels of drunkenness in Brazil's World Cup stadiums, reviving a debate over whether alcohol sales should have been allowed at matches in the first place.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Murray knocked out in quarters by Dimitrov

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray's reign as Wimbledon champion ended Wednesday with a straight-set loss in the quarterfinals to Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov, who is making his breakthrough after years of being touted as the game's next top player.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Brazil investigates ticket scalping operation

SAO PAULO (AP) — Soccer's world governing body said Wednesday it is helping Brazil's investigation of a ticket scalping ring believed to be reselling World Cup tickets.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Pistorius is not a narcissist, psychologist says

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius does not display the narcissism associated with men in abusive relationships and linked to "rage-type" murders, according to a psychologist's report read Wednesday at the athlete's murder trial.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Lawyer: Don't let Aaron Hernandez get paid

BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for the families of two men allegedly gunned down by former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will ask a judge to bar the football team from paying Hernandez a $3.25 million contract signing bonus.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Howard's best not enough to save US World Cup run

SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Tim Howard kept the ball out of the net with slides, with dives and with leaps.

He couldn't do it forever.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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