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California man gets prison for coercing women for sex films

Jun. 14, 2021 23:37 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A producer for a now-defunct California porn website was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison Monday for coercing or tricking women into appearing in sex videos. Ruben Andre Garcia, 31, was sentenced for conspiracy and sex trafficking involving San...

Mickelson at home and running out of time for US Open title

Jun. 14, 2021 20:50 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Phil Mickelson accepted a special exemption from the USGA with reason to believe this might be his last shot to finally win a U.S. Open. Now he gets five more years, courtesy of his stunning victory last month at the PGA Championship that made him the...

PGA Tour courses that held majors in the same year

Jun. 14, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Here are the courses that held a PGA Tour event and a major championship in the same year. Only two rounds were played at Pebble Beach and three rounds on the South Course at Torrey Pines for PGA Tour events: TORREY PINES GOLF COURSE ...

LEADING OFF: deGrom, Scherzer get checked after early exits

Jun. 12, 2021 02:40 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: DR. DEGROM No doubt every Mets fans shuddered when they heard the news that star pitcher Jacob deGrom was pulled from his latest start with an elbow injury. But the two-time NL...

LEADING OFF: deGrom, Scherzer get checked after early exits

Jun. 12, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: DR. DEGROM No doubt every Mets fans shuddered when they heard the news that star pitcher Jacob deGrom was pulled from his latest start with an elbow injury. But the...

No Tiger in return to Torrey, no telling what might happen

Jun. 11, 2021 02:32 AM EDT

The strongest memory from the last U.S. Open at Torrey Pines was accompanied by three words that explain what golf was like then and now. The scene was the 18th hole in the final round of 2008. The consequences were as clear as the late afternoon sky over San Diego in...

US OPEN '21: A look at the South Course at Torrey Pines

Jun. 11, 2021 02:30 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A hole-by-hole look at the South Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course, site of the 121st U.S. Open on June 17-20. Includes description, along with the stroke average and rank (hardest to easiest) from the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines: No. 1, 446 yards,...

US OPEN '21: Details on the US Open's return to Torrey Pines

Jun. 11, 2021 02:29 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Facts and figures for the 121st U.S. Open golf championship: Dates: June 17-20. Site: Torrey Pines GC (South). Length: 7,652 yards. Par: 71. Cut: Top 60 and ties. ...

USS Mobile departs Gulf Coast for California homeport

Jun. 10, 2021 14:27 PM EDT

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A Navy ship that was celebrated with a parade that drew more than 60,000 to downtown Mobile has departed the port city headed to its new homeport in San Diego, California. The USS Mobile, a coastal water combat ship made by Austal in Mobile, pulled...

Pederson, Arrieta lead Cubs to 3-1 win over Darvish, Padres

Jun. 09, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joc Pederson of the Chicago Cubs hit a towering, game-tying home run off San Diego ace Yu Darvish and, as he approached third base on his trot, mimicked the stutter step Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. does after he homers. If Tatis can have fun, so can...