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Ibrahimovic leads Galaxy over Union 3-1

Jul. 21, 2018 9:07 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a goal and an assist and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the Philadelphia Union 3-1 on Saturday for their third straight victory. Ibrahimovic one-timed Romain Alessandrini's pass into the right corner to make it 2-1 in the 63rd minute. Michael Ciani added another for...

Padres-Phillies rained out, game to be part of DH on Sunday

Jul. 21, 2018 4:51 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The game between the San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies has been postponed because of the threat of all-day rain, forcing the teams to play a day-night doubleheader Sunday. It's the 40th postponement of the season, one more than 2017. Sunday's regularly scheduled game will move...

AFC North Training Camp Capsules

Jul. 21, 2018 12:08 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH STEELERS (13-4) OPEN CAMP: July 26, Latrobe, Pennsylvania LAST YEAR: Steelers won second straight AFC North title and third in four years as "Killer Bs" trio of QB Ben Roethlisberger, WR Antonio Brown and RB Le'Veon Bell received plenty of help from rookie WR JuJu Smith-Schuster and defense that gave...

Steelers Training Camp Capsule

Jul. 21, 2018 12:07 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH STEELERS (13-4) OPEN CAMP: July 26, Latrobe, Pennsylvania LAST YEAR: Steelers won second straight AFC North title and third in four years as "Killer Bs" trio of QB Ben Roethlisberger, WR Antonio Brown and RB Le'Veon Bell received plenty of help from rookie WR JuJu Smith-Schuster and defense that gave...

NFC East Training Camp Capsules

Jul. 21, 2018 12:05 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (16-3) OPEN CAMP: July 25, NovaCare Complex, Philadelphia LAST YEAR: Won first Super Bowl title and franchise's first NFL championship since 1960, defeating Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and Patriots. Overcame losing several key players to injury, including QB Carson Wentz, LT Jason Peters, LB...

NFC South Training Camp Capsules

Jul. 21, 2018 12:05 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (12-6) OPEN CAMP: July 26, Ochsner Sports Performance Center, Metairie, Louisiana LAST YEAR: Helped by infusion of elite young talent, Saints pulled out of three-year rut of mediocrity and won NFC South. They were seconds away from advancing to NFC title game, only to be thwarted by Minnesota...

Santana leads Phillies to comeback win over Padres

Jul. 21, 2018 12:00 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The surprising Philadelphia Phillies took a circuitous route to their latest victory. Carlos Santana homered and drove in four, Cesar Hernandez had a two-run double and the Phillies overcame a four-run first-inning deficit to beat the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Friday night. Odubel...

Suns acquire Holmes from 76ers, Arthur from Nets

Jul. 20, 2018 9:11 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have acquired power forward Richaun Holmes from Philadelphia and forward Darrell Arthur from Brooklyn. The Suns sent cash considerations to the 76ers on Friday for Holmes, and got Arthur from the Nets for forward Jared Dudley and a protected 2021 second-round pick....

APNewsBreak: Fired university VP sues Pennsylvania for $50M

Jul. 20, 2018 6:06 PM EDT

A former state university administrator has filed a $50 million lawsuit against Pennsylvania's higher education agency, claiming it fired him for sexual misconduct with students based on unfounded "rumors and innuendo." Isaac Sanders, who is black, claims he suffered a "public lynching" when East Stroudsburg...

Duck boats linked to more than 40 deaths since 1999

Jul. 20, 2018 5:45 PM EDT

Duck boats like the one that sank in Branson, Missouri, killing 17 people, have a long history of safety problems and have been linked to the deaths of more than 40 people since 1999. The deadly sinking in Missouri brought back painful memories of a similar accident nearly two decades ago in Arkansas. Both duck...