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Best photos from Day 8 at Tokyo Olympics

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

U,S. women edge the Netherlands, Lilly Kings earns another medal and more great shots from the Tokyo Olympics
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Dodgers' trade for Max Scherzer and Trea Turner is complete

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Dodgers finalize a deal that will bring them Cy Young winner Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner from the Washington Nationals.
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Plaschke: Bringing in Max Scherzer and Trea Turner is Andrew Friedman's latest magic moment

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Just when it looked like a division rival would make the biggest splash at the trade deadline, Andrew Friedman of the Dodgers came through again.
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Angels trade Andrew Heaney and Tony Watson at deadline but avoid roster teardown

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Angels kept their biggest trade pieces - such as closer Raisel Iglesias and starter Alex Cobb - as they sit six games out of a playoff spot.
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Simone Biles withdraws from vault and uneven bars at Tokyo Olympics

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

Simone Biles, who withdrew from the team and all-around gymnastics finals, will not compete in two apparatus events at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday.
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Corey Seager, back from injury, says Trea Turner trade makes Dodgers 'a better team'

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Corey Seager, who returned from the injured list, was evasive about how the trade for shortstop Trea Turner would impact his future with the Dodgers.
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Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky put on pair of golden performances

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Caeleb Dressel reconfirms his stardom with a world record in the 100 butterfly and Katie Ledecky wins gold in the 800 freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics.
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NFL Allows Unvaccinated Players To Remove Masks During Practice

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Previously, players that weren't vaccinated had to wear a mask at all times.
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The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in July 2021

1 day ago   |   Time

July marks the high point of the summer season, and television has noticed. Along with the sparse, anticlimactic but occasionally transcendent Tokyo Olympics, the past month's...
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Who's Ariarne Titmus? The Australian Swimmer's Rivalry With Katie Ledecky Has Captivated Olympics Fans

1 day ago   |   Time

Before this week, many people knew Katie Ledecky as one of the most dominant names in swimming for the last decade. So they might have been surprised by the success of...
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Baseball and Softball Return to the Olympics: What to Watch and Expect

The sports are back after a 13-year absence, with just six countries competing in each. Here's how the tournaments work. Read more ...

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

Roger Goodell's plan is to include two pregame national anthems at marquee events. Read more ...

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Robert Haack Diamonds has had a long-running contest that if any Milwaukee sports team wins a championship, customers get free jewelry, and this week, for the first time, they... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics: Cat Osterman pitches U.S. softball over Mexico for 3-0 start

The U.S. pitched its third straight one-hitter and has not allowed a run while improving to 3-0 in softball's return to the Olympics for the first time since 2008. Read more ...

Gilchrist's comeback arrives at Tokyo Olympics

Kaleigh Gilchrist made a successful return to the Olympics when she scored two goals in the United States' 25-4 victory over Japan on the first day of women's water polo at the... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics Organizers Mum Over Report of Ex-Chief's Possible Return...

The organizers declined to say whether or not former Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori would return as an honorary advisor. Read more ...

MLB trade rumors: Nationals discussing Max Scherzer trades; Phillies...

Here's a roundup of what's buzzing around MLB for Saturday as the trade deadline nears Read more ...

Nationals' Max Scherzer Scratched from Start vs. Orioles with Triceps Injury

Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer was scratched from his scheduled start against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night with right triceps discomfort. This isn't the... Read more ...

14-year-old golfer handles herself like a pro in Symetra Tour appearance

Kennedy Swedick missed the cut in her first professional golf tournament, but her appearance in the Symetra Tour's Twin Bridges Championship was about so much more than her score. Read more ...

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

SAITAMA, Japan - Sue Bird sees no contradiction with the U.S. team staying on the court during the national anthem at the Olympics. Read more ...