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In brief: Trail work continues at Glenrose, Fishtrap

Volunteers organized by the Spokane Mountaineers and Washington Trails Association continue to dig into building, re-routing and maintaining nonmotorized trails in the region. Current emphasis is on the Fishtrap Lake …


In Brief: Eagle Cap Extreme sled dog race has strong field

The only


In Brief: Grabner nets hat trick as Rangers romp

Michael Grabner wasn’t being greedy. He and linemates Kevin Hayes and J.T. Miller were just dominant.


In Brief: Oilers win outdoor NHL game

Cam Talbot has watched two outdoor NHL games from the bench in his career. He made the most of his first chance to play in one.


In brief: Thousands attend vigil for Trinity Gay

Thousands of people joined Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay at a candlelight vigil Monday night on a Kentucky high school track honoring Gay’s 15-year-old daughter, Trinity, who was fatally shot over …


In Brief: Bears gives L.A. win in first game of WNBA Finals

In Game 1 of the WNBA Finals in Minneapolis, Alana Beard hit a jumper from the baseline just before time expired to lift the Los Angeles Sparks to a 78-76 …


In brief: Sparks eliminate Sky, advance to WNBA Finals

Updates. Associated Press


In Brief: Vandersloot keeps Chicago alive in WNBA playoffs

Courtney Vandersloot scored 17 points and the Chicago Sky held off visiting Los Angeles 70-66 on Sunday to force Game 4 in the best-of-5 WNBA semifinals.


In Brief: Earnhardt returns to Dover to support Hendrick teammates

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was back at a NASCAR track, yet far removed from a NASCAR comeback.


Devonta Freeman leads Falcons past Saints in MNF

Devonta Freeman practically wore out the Superdome turf with one long gain after another, Tevin Coleman wouldn’t be denied near the goal line and the host New Orleans Saints hardly …


In Brief: Dustin Johnson, Kevin Chappell tied for Tour Championship lead

Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he …


Bill Belichick tight-lipped as Jimmy Garoppolo returns to practice

In brief: Bill Belichick isn’t ready to rule out injured quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for Thursday night’s game against the Texans.


In Brief: In Gee Chun wins Evian Championship

Walking toward the 18th green at the Evian Championship in Evian-Les-Bains, France, with one putt to make golfing history, In Gee Chun felt the nerves gripping her.


In Brief: In Gee Chun takes 2-shot lead after 2 rounds of Evian Championship

In Gee Chun posted a 5-under round of 66 to take a two-shot lead at the Evian Championship on Friday in Evian-les-Bains, France, keeping the 22-year-old South Korean on course …


In Brief: Clint Dempsey returns to practice for Seattle Sounders

Clint Dempsey returned to practice for the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday after missing time due to an irregular heartbeat, although it’s unknown whether he will play again this season.


NCAA pulls championship events from N.C. because of LGBT law

The NCAA has pulled seven championship events from North Carolina, including opening-weekend men’s basketball tournament games, for the coming year due to a state law that some say can lead …


In brief: Venus Williams exits, but sister Serena moves on at U.S. Open

Venus Williams went from down and out to a point from victory, then back again. In the end, she couldn’t quite get past a woman a dozen years younger and …


In Brief: Kerber misses out on chance to claim No. 1 ranking

The final step up to No. 1 was simply too big for Angelique Kerber – this time, anyway.


In Brief: Si Woo Kim opens 3-stroke lead at Wyndham Championship

Si Woo Kim followed his tournament-record 10-under 60 with a 64 on Saturday to increase his lead to three strokes in the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina.


In Brief: Ryan Moore wins John Deere Classic for fifth PGA Tour victory

For all the late pars and the closing run of 46 holes without a bogey, Ryan Moore thought the key to his victory Sunday in the John Deere Classic was …


In brief: Australia’s Min Woo Lee wins US Junior Amateur

Australia’s Min Woo Lee waited out a 47-minute weather delay to hole the winning 3 1/2-foot birdie putt Saturday in the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in Ooltewah, Tennessee.


In Brief: Rondo headed to Bulls with two-year deal

A person with knowledge of the negotiations told the Associated Press that Rajon Rondo is going to the Chicago Bulls, agreeing on a $30 million, two-year deal.


In Brief: Serena Williams avoids early exit at Wimbledon

Down a break in the final set and one point away from falling behind 3-0, Serena Williams refused to buckle on Centre Court.


Digest: Muguruza stunned in rainy 2nd round of Wimbledon

After two days filled with rain, the sun actually made an appearance at Wimbledon on Thursday, allowing for plenty of play all around the grounds, a chance to finally conclude …



In Brief: Kirk Triplett scores victory on Champions tour

Kirk Triplett rallied to win the inaugural American Family Insurance Championship on Sunday for his fifth PGA Tour Champions title, making four straight birdies in front of another large crowd …


In Brief: Stewart’s 29 lead Storm past Sun

WNBA: Breanna Stewart made five 3-pointers and tied a career high with 29 points and the Seattle Storm used a big first half to beat the Connecticut Sun 98-81 on …


In brief: Top-seeded Florida Gators advance to College World Series

In brief: JJ Schwarz broke out of a two-week hitting slump by driving in five runs – most of them on a grand slam – and Florida beat rival Florida …


In Brief: Brooke Henderson, Mirim Lee share lead at Women’s PGA

Brooke Henderson and Mirim Lee withstood a wild weather day to share the lead at 2 under halfway through the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, …


In brief: Paraguay ties Costa Rica in Copa America

Paraguay and Costa Rica tied 0-0 on Saturday night in Copa America in their Group A opener at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida.