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Despair at the 2018 World Cup

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What the first ladies have to say about 'zero tolerance' immigration policy

June 17, 2018 - 11:16pm

America's first ladies, current and former, have weighed in on the "zero tolerance" policy that is separating families seeking asylum in the United States.

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Trump's insults, tariffs inspire Canadians to organize boycott of U.S. goods

June 17, 2018 - 11:01pm

Canadians are boycotting U.S. goods but history shows that the results of economic boycotts are mixed. Among the most successful was the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

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Separation of immigrant families draws lawmakers, advocates to the border on Father's Day

June 17, 2018 - 10:50pm

A group of lawmakers led by Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border on Father's Day to "further investigate" a new policy separating immigrant families.

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New dad Jose Trevino gives Rangers walk-off win on Father's Day

June 17, 2018 - 10:10pm

Jose Trevino's two-run single capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning that sent the Texas Rangers over the Colorado Rockies, 13-12.

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CFL player unloads crushing tackle on streaker

June 17, 2018 - 9:47pm


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Strange: Koepka has what it takes to win 3 in a row

June 17, 2018 - 9:27pm

Curtis Strange knows what it takes to win back-to-back U.S. Open titles and he thinks Brooks Koepka can win again next year at Pebble Beach

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Diana Taurasi leads Mercury to 8th straight win

June 17, 2018 - 9:19pm

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Taurasi leads Mercury to 8th straight win, 92-80 over Aces

June 17, 2018 - 9:16pm

Diana Taurasi scored 18 of her 28 in the first half and the Phoenix Mercury ran their winning streak to eight with a 92-80 victory over the Las Vegas Aces

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Tony Finau costs himself $214,372 with double bogey on final hole of U.S. Open

June 17, 2018 - 9:11pm

Tony Finau’s double bogey on the final hole of the U.S. Open cost the golfer $214,372 and a tie with Dustin Johnson for third place.

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'Westworld' recap: Death, deception and Dolores

June 17, 2018 - 9:00pm

In the ninth episode of Season 2 of "Westworld," we get a shocking death, a few reveals and a bad day for the Man in Black.

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Trump effect (local version): Municipal races are packed with candidates

June 17, 2018 - 8:50pm

Ballots in Florida could be more crowded than usual thanks to several city and county commission seats that opened up unexpectedly and other factors, including an FBI investigation into City Hall — and the presidency of Donald Trump.

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Column: Koepka wins an Open where the whiners go home early

June 17, 2018 - 7:10pm

Column: A lot of complaining at the US Open, but not from winner Brooks Koepka

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LeBron James Jr. faced off against HS competition

June 17, 2018 - 7:10pm

Bronny played up an age group.

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Secret VA nursing home ratings hide poor quality care from the public

June 17, 2018 - 7:08pm

VA nursing homes were worse than private facilities on key quality indicators last year, including rates of anti-psychotic drug prescription and residents’ deterioration, according to internal documents obtained by USA TODAY and The Boston Globe.

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Allgaier wins Xfinity race at Iowa, leads 182 of 250 laps

June 17, 2018 - 7:08pm

Justin Allgaier won all three stages and the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Iowa Speedway for his second victory of the season

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Lucroy's RBI single in 11th send Athletics past Angels 6-5

June 17, 2018 - 7:06pm

Jonathan Lucroy hit an RBI single off the center-field wall in the 11th inning and the Oakland Athletics capped their comeback with a 6-5 win over the Los Angeles Angels

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Landon Donovan's support of Mexico in World Cup causes outrage

June 17, 2018 - 7:04pm

Former USMNT standout Landon Donovan again took to Twitter to explain why he's supporting Mexico in the World Cup, with a sponsorship by Wells Fargo.

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Why former and current USMNT players are rooting for Mexico

June 17, 2018 - 6:56pm

Landon Donovan and Omar Gonzalez explain why they're rooting for their rival at the World Cup despite their involvement in the U.S. men's national team.

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Readers sound off: No bias on the part of FBI, Comey? Not buying it

June 17, 2018 - 6:48pm

It's not that there was no bias. It's just a matter of whether it was directed at Trump or Clinton.

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