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Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarterfinals

  By ROB HARRIS Associated Press SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Flaunting his flair and ...

LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

  By TOM WITHERS Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is leaving home ...

Belgium beats England 1-0, moves into tougher side of draw

  By ROB HARRIS Associated Press KALININGRAD, Russia (AP) — England barely seemed troubled ...

France defense excels in 1-0 victory over Peru in Group C

  By KAREL JANICEK Associated Press YEKATERINBURG, Russia (AP) — With all its attacking ...

Rangers send Mendez to minors for breaking team rules

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Texas Rangers sent rookie left-hander Yohander ...

In a forest on the trail of synchronous fireflies

  By TED ANTHONY Associated Press KELLETTVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Picture a moonless June ...

Svitolina advances to Birmingham quarterfinals for 1st time

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Fifth-ranked Elina Svitolina believes she is making progress on grass ...

Murray excited to end 11-month absence at Queen’s this week

  Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray is excited to be returning at ...

Astros win 11th straight, beating Royals to finish trip 10-0

  By The Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Carlos Correa and the ...

Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland at World Cup

    By DEREK GATOPOULOS Associated Press ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — Brazil joined the ...