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  • ICE corrects death toll in Texas immigrant smuggling case, lowering it from 10 to 9

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    (AP) SAN ANTONIO (AP) — ICE corrects death toll in Texas immigrant smuggling case, lowering it from 10 to 9.

  • Dodgers' Kershaw leaves start against Braves after 2 innings

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    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw left his start against the Atlanta Braves after two innings. The All-Star left-hander was pitching to Tyler Flowers with two outs in the second on Sunday when it appeared Kershaw might have ...

  • Column: A win by Spieth that will live long in golf lore

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    (AP) SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Someday, perhaps very soon, there will be a plaque at Royal Birkdale for Jordan Spieth, much like the one off the 16th hole that celebrates Arnold Palmer and the 6-iron he slashed out of the rough ...

  • Gennett, Suarez, Barnhart homer as Reds top Marlins 6-3

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    (AP) CINCINNATI (AP) — Scooter Gennett, Eugenio Suarez and Tucker Barnhart homered to power the Cincinnati Reds over the Miami Marlins 6-3 Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. Billy Hamilton had three hits and stole a pair of bases to increase ...

  • Key Washington state Senate race is drawing big money

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    (AP) OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A competitive Washington state Senate election that will determine the balance of power in Olympia is already drawing big money. The Seattle Times reports (http://bit.ly/2tRVczJ) candidates and outside political groups have raised or spent more than ...

  • Kluber strikes out season-high 14, Indians top Blue Jays 8-1

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    (AP) CLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber struck out a season-high 14 in 7 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-1 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Kluber (8-3) showed no signs of the stiff neck ...

  • Alcohol poisoning kills 3 in southern Iran, 48 hospitalized

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    (AP) TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency is reporting that alcohol poisoning has killed three and left more than 40 people hospitalized in southern Iran. The report quoted a judiciary official in Kerman province, Yadollah Movahed, as saying ...

  • 5.4 magnitude earthquake jolts southern Iran

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    (AP) TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state TV is reporting a strong 5.4 magnitude earthquake has led to a power outage in a remote area in the country's south. The quake that struck at around 10 p.m. local time on Sunday ...

  • Severe weather brings rain delay early in Brickyard 400

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    (AP) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NASCAR officials sent drivers to the pits and instructed fans to clear the stands at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as severe weather entered the area during Sunday's Brickyard 400. The race was stopped just 12 laps in. Pole-winner ...

  • Lucky loser Andrey Rublev of Russia wins Croatia Open

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    (AP) UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Lucky loser Andrey Rublev of Russia defeated fourth-seeded Paolo Lorenzi of Italy 6-4, 6-2 to win the Croatia Open on Sunday. The 19-year-old Rublev broke the 35-year-old Italian twice for a decisive 5-2 lead in the ...

  • Yemen's president sacks governor accused of ties to al-Qaida

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    (AP) SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's president has sacked a governor who was sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department for his ties with al-Qaida. The presidential decree by Abed Rabbou Mansour Hadi was issued on Sunday. Hadi removed the governor of ...

  • U.S. official tells AP death toll in Texas immigrant smuggling case rises to 10 after 2 die at hospital

    1 hour, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN ANTONIO (AP) — U.S. official tells AP death toll in Texas immigrant smuggling case rises to 10 after 2 die at hospital.

  • Wonder Woman sequel gets a title: 'Wonder Woman II'

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    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wonder Woman has a few reasons to celebrate. As of Sunday, the superhero pic is now the highest-grossing film of the summer with $398 million from North American theaters, and the sequel is official. Warner Bros. ...

  • Hendrick still making plans for 4-car team next season

    1 hour, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Hendrick still prefers running with a four-pack. If he has his way, all four of those cars will be racing next season. On Sunday, the longtime owner of one of NASCAR's powerhouse teams tried to douse ...

  • Shooting rampage suspect twice tried to escape from jail

    1 hour, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a man accused of killing five people in a shooting rampage in northern New Mexico last month has twice attempted to escape from the Rio Arriba County jail and also assaulted a guard. ...

  • A look at the deadliest migrant suffocation incidents

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    (AP) Eight people were found dead Sunday in a tractor-trailer outside a Walmart in Texas in what police are calling a horrific human trafficking case. Twenty of the 30 remaining survivors are in dire condition suffering from heatstroke and dehydration after ...

  • Ahead of key vote, details of GOP health bill still unknown

    1 hour, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health care bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace the Affordable Care Act or simply repeal it. ...

  • Cuba's public face of diplomacy with US leaving post

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    (AP) Cuban officials say the public face of the country's diplomatic opening with the United States is leaving her post to become ambassador to Canada. Josefina Vidal was sworn in to her new role Sunday at a ceremony presided over by ...

  • Nevada's term limits law pushing out state lawmakers

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    (AP) CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Twenty Nevada state lawmakers will be pushed out of their seats over the next five years, changing up yet again the makeup of the two houses thanks to the state's term limits law. The Las ...

  • Snooty, oldest Florida manatee in captivity, dies at 69

    1 hour, 37 minutes ago

    (AP) BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Snooty, Florida's longest living manatee in captivity, has died one day after a huge party to celebrate his 69th birthday. The South Florida Museum posted a Facebook message Sunday saying that the beloved manatee had died ...

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