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Prescott solid, Dalton sluggish as Bengals top Cowboys 21-13

Aug. 18, 2018 11:59 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys had another efficient preseason showing. Andy Dalton bogged down a bit with his Cincinnati Bengals. Prescott led a pair of scoring drives in three possessions, capped by a scrambling 6-yard scoring pass to Terrance Williams, before the Bengals...

Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans

Aug. 18, 2018 11:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The ranks of forgotten Republicans are growing. Some were forced out, such as Tim Pawlenty, a former two-term Minnesota governor who lost this week's bid for a political comeback. Some, such as the retiring Republican Sen. Bob Corker, chose to leave on their own. Others still serve, but...

Harvey no-hit try into 6th, Reds beat Bumgarner, Giants 7-1

Aug. 18, 2018 11:14 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — It was a throwback night for Matt Harvey. At least, that's how it looked to Giants manager Bruce Bochy. Harvey took a no-hit try into the sixth inning, Jose Peraza and Dilson Herrera backed him with home runs and the Cincinnati Reds dominated Madison Bumgarner and San Francisco 7-1 on...

Djokovic into Cincinnati final, Federer in his way again

Aug. 18, 2018 8:41 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Novak Djokovic is again so close to the one title that eludes him. And the same nemesis is standing in his way, all over again. It's a moment in time: Djokovic vs. Federer for a title. Djokovic closed in on a Western & Southern Open title with his 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 victory over Marin...

Cobb pitches Orioles past Indians 4-2

Aug. 18, 2018 7:57 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Alex Cobb looked a lot better than his major league-leading 15 losses. Cobb pitched a five-hitter for his first complete game in five years, and the Baltimore Orioles snapped Cleveland's six-game win streak with a 4-2 victory over the Indians on Saturday. Cobb (4-15) struck out three and...

Indians retire Hall of Famer Jim Thome's No. 25

Aug. 18, 2018 6:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — His red socks pulled high to his knees, Jim Thome pointed his bat outward in his well-known stance before taking a swing and one last trip around the bases in a ballpark where his number is now on permanent display. On Saturday, the Cleveland Indians retired Thome's No. 25 honoring the...

Correction: MAC Preview story

Aug. 18, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — In a story Aug. 17 about Mid-American Conference football, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Eastern Michigan opens its MAC schedule against Northern Illinois. Eastern Michigan opens its MAC schedule against Buffalo. A corrected version of the story is below: On 50th anniversary...

Josh Gordon 'humbly' returns to Browns after health absence

Aug. 18, 2018 5:13 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon kept his word and "humbly" returned to the Cleveland Browns. All they can do is hope he stays clean. The former Pro Bowl wide receiver, who has battled drug and alcohol dependence for much of his life, Saturday ended an extended absence from training camp to deal with his...

Dead suspects in father's death called reclusive, paranoid

Aug. 18, 2018 9:22 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two adult brothers suspected of being involved in the fatal shooting of their physician father before turning guns on themselves during a SWAT standoff were reclusive, paranoid and likely mentally ill, a suburban Cleveland police chief said. Authorities have said Richard Warn, 59, was...

QB scramble: McCarron injured as Bills down Browns 19-17

Aug. 18, 2018 12:22 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Buffalo's quarterback situation is more scrambled than ever. AJ McCarron sustained a potentially serious right shoulder injury, throwing the Bills' three-way quarterback race into chaos, during a 19-17 win over the Cleveland Browns on Friday night. McCarron, who signed with Buffalo as a...