News archive from 18 July 2014

Rays' Hanigan lands on DL

St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays placed starting catcher Ryan Hanigan on the 15-day disabled list Thursday due to a strained left oblique. The move is retroactive to July 9. Hanigan had missed the Rays' final four games...

 

Bill Dwyre: Watching the royals at the British Open

HOYLAKE, England -- From a little hill directly behind the 14th green at this year's British Open, we sit in the gorse and wait for the greats. First would come the Aging King. Two groups later, the Apparent Heir. The excitement builds along the ropes...

 

British Open at a glance _ Day 1

HOYLAKE, England -- The first round of the British Open at 7,312-yard, par-72 Royal Liverpool at a glance (all times EDT): LEADING: Rory McIlroy shot a bogey-free 66 for a one-stroke lead and his best score in a major since winning the 2012 PGA...

 

APNewsBreak: Armstrong met cycling doping panel

AUSTIN, Texas -- An attorney for Lance Armstrong says the banned-for-life cyclist met in May with the panel investigating cycling's doping past. Armstrong attorney Elliot Peters declined to reveal specifics of what was discussed in the seven-hour...

 
Marygrove College ready to help kids fleeing from Central America

Marygrove College ready to help kids fleeing from Central America

With thousands of children from Central America flocking to the southern border of the U.S., local Catholic leaders said Thursday they're willing to help them resettle in Michigan with housing and education. Saying it's part of their Christian...

 

2014 SportsDayDFW Broadcasters Bracket: Ralph Strangis vs. Gordon Keith

Find a large version of the bracket here. Click here for the 2014 SportsDayDFW Broadcasters Bracket Matchup home page. With a huge media market like the Dallas-Fort Worth area, North Texas has plenty of talented sports broadcasters. From analysts and...

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Laura Diaz shoots 62 to lead Marathon Classic by 4

Laura Diaz shoots 62 to lead Marathon Classic by 4

SYLVANIA, Ohio -- Laura Diaz, winless in the past 12 years on the LPGA Tour, shot a 9-under 62 for a four-stroke lead after Thursday's opening round of the Marathon Classic. It was a stunning score for Diaz, who has cut back on competitive golf to...

 

Brownback gets endorsement of Kansas gun group

TOPEKA, Kan. -- The Kansas State Rifle Association has endorsed Gov. Sam Brownback's re-election and is calling the Republican a strong champion of gun-ownership rights. The association cited Brownback's support for multiple measures since taking...

 

Lead of Ukraine air crash investigation questioned

WASHINGTON -- A global air safety group says an international coalition of countries should lead the investigation of a Malaysia plane shot down over Ukraine. Normally the country where a crash occurs takes the lead on an investigation. Safety experts...

 

Longtime Apple director steps down from board

CUPERTINO, Calif. -- One of the most trusted advisers to late Apple CEO Steve Jobs is retiring from the iPhone maker's board of directors. Bill Campbell's departure after 17 years on Apple Inc.'s board cleared the way for the company to appoint Susan...

 

Vote delayed on Senate bill that could stop sales tax hike

RALEIGH A bill that could scuttle Mecklenburg County's planned referendum on raising the sales tax was delayed Friday when Republican senators couldn't agree on the proposed wording. Meanwhile in Charlotte, county commissioners Chairman Trevor Fuller...

 

Puerto Rico declares chikungunya epidemic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Health officials in Puerto Rico on Thursday declared an epidemic of the mosquito-borne virus known as chikungunya, which was introduced into the Caribbean region late last year. Health Secretary Ana Rius said that more than...

 

Mexico reports 1st litter of wolf cubs in the wild

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico is reporting the birth of the first known litter of Mexican gray wolves in the wild as part of a seven-year effort to re-introduce the subspecies to a habitat where it disappeared three decades ago. Mexico's National Commission...

 

Natural born closer: The journey of Mark Melancon

If Pirates closer Mark Melancon looks comfortable pitching in relief, it's because he is used to it. Over the past decade, Melancon has pitched in 487 games among the majors, minors and college. Of those, he started only two, both with the University...

 

Puerto Rico declares chikungunya epidemic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Health officials in Puerto Rico on Thursday declared an epidemic of the mosquito-borne virus known as chikungunya, which was introduced into the Caribbean region late last year. Health Secretary Ana Rius said that more than 200...

 

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