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Record-Setting Petit Leads Giants Past Rockies 4-1

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record when he retired his 46th batter in a row, …Read More

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Royals Claim Jayson Nix off Waivers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals claimed infielder Jayson Nix off waivers Thursday from the Pittsburgh Pirates. …Read More

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Manning gets Fine after Taunting Texans Safety

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning has been docked a reported $8,268 for taunting Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger in …Read More

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Stewart to return to competition Sunday

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his …Read More

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NFL Increases Penalties for Domestic Violence

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and …Read More

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Huskers Play Butler, Marquette Over Weekend

The Nebraska soccer team begins its second week of competition on Friday against Butler at the Nebraska Soccer Field at 5:30 p.m. (CT) before …Read More

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Nebraska Waterfowl, Crow Seasons May be Set

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Game and Parks commissioners are scheduled to consider recommendations for this year’s crow and …Read More

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Rise in Flags Makes NFL Defenders Wary of Contact

A subtle change to the NFL rulebook resulted in an 822 percent increase in illegal contact penalties through three weeks …Read More

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Buy a Ticket? Psh! NFL Teams Selling Memberships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle — …Read More

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Poll: Parents Uncomfortable with Youth Football

Nearly half of parents say they’re not comfortable letting their child play football amid growing uncertainty about the long-term impact …Read More

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Posey Hits Game-Ending 2-Run Homer for Giants, Beat Rockies 4-2

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey hit a game-ending two-run homer for his third clout in two nights, sending the …Read More

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Royals Score 6 Runs in 8th to Beat Twins 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending …Read More

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Rockies Place Lefty Logan, Catcher Rosario on DL

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Colorado Rockies placed left-hander Boone Logan and catcher Wilin Rosario on the 15-day disabled list …Read More

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Chiefs’ Bus in Accident Before Packers Game

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a bus taking the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel was involved …Read More

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FBS Season Kicks Off Quietly with Georgia State

ATLANTA (AP) — The first season major college football’s champion will be decided by a playoff began Wednesday night in …Read More

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USC’s Shaw Admits to Lying About Injuries, Rescue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw has admitted to lying to school officials about how he sprained …Read More

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Royals’ Yost Implores Fans to Show Up to Games

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining …Read More

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Broncos’ Ware Will Sit Out 1st Visit to Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — DeMarcus Ware won’t play in his first visit to Dallas almost six months after the Cowboys …Read More

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Royals Option Crow to Double-A Northwest Arkansas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals optioned reliever Aaron Crow to Double-A Northwest Arkansas to open up a roster …Read More

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Huskers Host Top-15 Teams in Season-Opening AVCA Showcase

The seventh-ranked Nebraska volleyball team opens its season this weekend with a pair of top-15 showdowns at the Bob Devaney …Read More

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USC Administrators Examine Differing Shaw Stories

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California administrators are examining the conflicting stories surrounding the injuries of cornerback Josh Shaw, whose …Read More

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Chiefs Sign Veteran Offensive Guard Mike McGlynn

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have signed veteran guard Mike McGlynn to help stabilize their shaky offensive line …Read More

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NPCC to Celebrate Renovation of McDonald-Belton Balcony/Fitness Center with Ribbon Cutting Sept. 4

North Platte Community College will celebrate the completion of its McDonald-Belton Balcony and Fitness Center renovation with an open house …Read More

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Experts Want to See NFL Act on Domestic Violence

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana …Read More

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