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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 rookie in the league. He has bee ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

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, the Italians who were th ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

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, the Italians who were th ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

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, the Italians who were th ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Jeff Gordon is expecting Tony Stewart to be a contender in his return to the track.Kevin Harvick will be on the pole but Stewart, who will start 12th, will be in the spotlight in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night ...more

AP News - 58 mins ago

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.The rally was the latest effort by people wanting to shed more light on the Aug. 5 shootin ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

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 reports that Jamie Lee Chaffin wa ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

LAPEER, Mich. (AP) — A witness told a judge during a preliminary examination for the owners of two dogs that fatally mauled a jogger that he had to shoot at the animals to make them flee.Edward Elmer testified Friday in Lapeer District Court tha ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police say a motorcyclist clocked at 127 mph bragged after being arrested that he had reached 185 mph during the chase.State police say 31-year-old David J. Fries, of Manchester, was spotted by a trooper on Int ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police say a suspended St. Louis County officer who had been assigned to patrols in Ferguson has retired amid a review of 2012 video in which the officer calls himself "a killer" and makes incendiary comments about religion and U.S. po ...more