Judge Considers Public Access To Data About Opioid Shipments

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge in Ohio will consider whether to allow public access to government data detailing years of prescription opioid painkiller shipments. The information is at the heart of lawsuits filed by hundreds of local governments against the companies that...

Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr arrested on rape charges

ENCINITAS, Calif. (AP) — Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. has been arrested on charges of rape and other sex crimes on the day he was to appear in court on an unrelated burglary charge. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports sheriff’s deputies arrested Winslow on...
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Lindor, Ramirez HR, Lead Clevinger, Indians Over Chisox 5-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Francisco Lindor and Jose Ramirez homered, Mike Clevinger struck out 11 in seven innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Thursday afternoon. Lindor led off the game against Carlos Rodon with his 15th home run. He also singled and scored...

Key hole in 1st round of US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — A glance at the key hole in the first round Thursday of the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills: Hole: 14 Par: 4 Yards: 536 Stroke Average: 4.8 Rank: 1 The hardest hole on the course took a toll on players, including co-leader Dustin Johnson, who made...
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US Open Notebook: Gregory faces music; Phil, not so much

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Twenty-three year-old Scott Gregory shot 22 over par — dead last in the opening round of the U.S. Open — and then cheerfully answered every question from a group of reporters wanting to know what went wrong. (Spoiler alert: everything.)...
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Jets’ Pryor aims to be healthy for start of training camp

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Terrelle Pryor tried pushing himself through practice and games last season until his ailing right ankle had enough. The wide receiver’s one season in Washington was a major disappointment because of the early season injury that eventually...
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Griffin trying to fill Sherman’s shoes with Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — For the past six seasons, the Seattle Seahawks never had to worry about the player lining up on the left side of their secondary. Richard Sherman locked down the left cornerback spot in Seattle’s defensive backfield from the moment he took over as...
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Sheriff: Man Who Fired At Deputies Suspect In 2 Slayings

TRENTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio sheriff says a man who fired at deputies and allegedly killed his girlfriend’s mother during an hours-long standoff is suspected of fatally shooting another woman earlier. Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones said Thursday that the man...

Coming attractions: LA Rams tour their palatial new stadium

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — After Jared Goff tipped back his hard hat and swung his arm a few times to get loose, he grabbed a football and tossed a high-arching spiral straight into the arms of an excited construction worker on an upper deck. The Los Angeles Rams’...
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Column: Putin gets luck of the draw at World Cup opener

MOSCOW (AP) — When Yuri Gazinsky headed in the first goal of the 2018 World Cup, giving host Russia early joy in what developed into a 5-0 thumping of Saudi Arabia, Russian President Vladimir Putin leaned across to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman with his hand...
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