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Second mural depicting LeBron James vandalized in Los Angeles

Second mural depicting LeBron James vandalized in Los Angeles

SUMMARY: LOS ANGELES -- A second LeBron James Lakers mural has been defaced by a vandal this month in Los Angeles.

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Former DNR regional chief Dowling-Hanson preparing to sue over her dismissal

Former DNR regional chief Dowling-Hanson preparing to sue over her dismissal

SUMMARY: The conflict last August peaked when she called 911 at 9:20 p.m.“Help me,” Dowling-Hanson told the 911 operator.

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Coaching AAU basketball is a win-win for St. Thomas coach Johnny Tauer

Coaching AAU basketball is a win-win for St. Thomas coach Johnny Tauer

SUMMARY: St. Thomas men's basketball coach Johnny Tauer is in Kansas this weekend recruiting at an AAU tournament.

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Tebow heads to minor league DL with hand injury

Tebow heads to minor league DL with hand injury

SUMMARY: Tim Tebow’s minor league march in his hopes of reaching the big leagues has hit a minor speedbump.

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Lincicome fires 1-under-par 71 but misses cut at Barbasol

Lincicome fires 1-under-par 71 but misses cut at Barbasol

SUMMARY: LPGA Tour player Brittany Lincicome missed the cut at the Barbasol Championship, but she proved Saturday that she can compete with anybody.

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Baez leads Cubs to win over Cardinals in first game of DH

Baez leads Cubs to win over Cardinals in first game of DH

SUMMARY: Chicago won 7-2.

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Judge powers Yankees to triumph over Mets

Judge powers Yankees to triumph over Mets

SUMMARY: Jul 21, 2018; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) singles against the New York Mets during the first inning at Yankee Stadium.

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Binghamton outfielder Tim Tebow placed on DL with right hand injury

Binghamton outfielder Tim Tebow placed on DL with right hand injury

SUMMARY: Binghamton outfielder Tim Tebow was put on the disabled list Saturday with a right hand injury and is scheduled to see a specialist in New York on Monday, the team said.

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Hartman: Vikings look for positives from NFC title game loss

Hartman: Vikings look for positives from NFC title game loss

SUMMARY: With Vikings training camp opening next weekend, General Manager Rick Spielman said he and his staff have done what they set out to do following the team’s loss to Philadelphia in January’s NFC Championship Game.

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ATP roundup: Johnson seeks second win of season at Newport

ATP roundup: Johnson seeks second win of season at Newport

SUMMARY: Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY SportsJohnson cruised to a 6-3, 6-3 victory to move within one match of his second title of the year and the fourth of his career.

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Rockies put 2B LeMahieu (oblique) on DL

Rockies put 2B LeMahieu (oblique) on DL

SUMMARY: The Colorado Rockies placed DJ LeMahieu on the 10-day disabled list on Saturday, one day after the second baseman suffered a strained left oblique.

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MLB At The Stadium - Royals v Twins

MLB At The Stadium - Royals v Twins

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Neymar: Brazil's World Cup exit left me in mourning, says PSG striker

Neymar: Brazil's World Cup exit left me in mourning, says PSG striker

SUMMARY: The Brazilian was criticised for play-acting after being fouled at the World Cup, but says he should have been better protected by referees.

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Michael Johnson, paralyzed since 12, co-drives to win in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge

Michael Johnson, paralyzed since 12, co-drives to win in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge

SUMMARY: Michael Johnson, paralyzed from the waist down since a motorcycle accident at age 12, co-drove to a win in a sports-car race Saturday at Lime Rock Park.

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NASCAR notebook: Kurt Busch expects pickup in season's second half

NASCAR notebook: Kurt Busch expects pickup in season's second half

SUMMARY: Jul 13, 2018; Sparta, KY, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Kurt Busch (41) prior to qualifying for the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.

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Lodeiro scores twice as Sounders blank Whitecaps

Lodeiro scores twice as Sounders blank Whitecaps

SUMMARY: Jul 21, 2018; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Sounders midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro (10) scores a goal during the first half agains the Vancouver Whitecaps at CenturyLink Field.

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Martinez notches record sixth hat track as Atlanta dispatches D.C. United

Martinez notches record sixth hat track as Atlanta dispatches D.C. United

SUMMARY: Jul 21, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez (7) controls the ball against D.C. United during the first half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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LAFC seeks to extend unbeaten stretch to seven when it visits Minnesota United

LAFC seeks to extend unbeaten stretch to seven when it visits Minnesota United

SUMMARY: Minnesota United (8-11-1, 25 points) handled the New England Revolution 2-1 in MLS play on Wednesday.

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Twins' Grossman says baseball has changed even since he came up in '13

Twins' Grossman says baseball has changed even since he came up in '13

SUMMARY: It’s all part of the give-and-take of baseball, Grossman says, the never-ending tinkering to keep up with the game.

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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss 'doesn't care' about transfer criticism

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss 'doesn't care' about transfer criticism

SUMMARY: Klopp was speaking before the first match of Liverpool's US tour, against Borussia Dortmund on SundayLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp "doesn't care" about allegations of hypocrisy over his transfer spending.

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