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Shane Lowry on top at US Open

Shane Lowry kept his cool after a careless penalty and walked off Oakmont after a marathon Saturday with a two-shot lead in the U.S. Open. Stalled by rain in the first round, the U.S. Open is nearly back on schedule and poised for a big finish.

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Kansas City Royals’ Yordano Ventura starts his eight-game suspension for his role in a June 8 brawl with the Baltimore Orioles. (Gail Burton / Associated Press)

MLB Notes: Manny Machado,Yordano Ventura begin suspensions

Manny Machado begrudgingly accepted his four-game suspension for charging the mound, simply because the Baltimore Orioles third baseman knew arguing his position was probably pointless. Machado dropped his appeal of his suspension Saturday and will begin serving the punishment on ...

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On the air

Sunday’s TV highlightsAuto racing 5:30 a.m.: Formula One, European Grand Prix ...NBC Sports 10:30 a.m.: Xfinity Series race ...Fox Sports 1 1 p.m.: NHRA finals, tape ...Fox Sports 1 Baseball, College World Series Noon: Game 3, Texas Tech vs. TCU ...

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Area Sports Menu for Sunday, June 19

BaseballNorthwest League: Vancouver at Spokane, 3:30 p.m.MotorsportsSpokane County Raceway: Northwest Motorsports, 8 a.m. Northport International Raceway: Modifieds, Super Stocks, Fever 4s, Hornets, Trucks, Karts, noon.Off-track bettingCoeur d’Alene Casino: Open 24 hours. Greyhound Park & Event Center: Horse racing, 9:45 a.m.; ...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016

Empire aim for statement game against Sioux Falls 

The pecking order in the Indoor Football League begins with Sioux Falls, followed by Spokane. The Empire would like to change that. Spokane (12-2) and five-time defending IFL champion Sioux Falls (14-1) collide Saturday at the Arena, more than a ...

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