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U.S. blanks Colombia, advances to Women's World Cup quarterfinals

U.S. blanks Colombia, advances to Women's World Cup quarterfinals

June 22nd, 2015 10:27 pm by ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer

Alex Morgan scored her first goal of the Women's World Cup and the United States advanced to the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory over Colombia on Monday night.

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Music mogul Diddy arrested on campus of UCLA, where son is on football team

Music mogul Diddy arrested on campus of UCLA, where son is on football team

June 22nd, 2015 9:35 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - Hip-hop music mogul Diddy was arrested Monday on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son is on the football team, police said.

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Upcoming Events as of June 22

Upcoming Events as of June 22

June 22nd, 2015 9:10 pm by Staff Report

Email event information to sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 323, to place a listing.

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Four awarded Peyton Manning Scholarships

Four awarded Peyton Manning Scholarships

June 22nd, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

Alayna Cameron of Cookeville, Ainsley Ellington of Alcoa, Jason Liang of Collierville and Michael Lidwin of Chantilly, Va., are the 2015 winners of the University of Tennessee's Peyton Manning Scholarship.

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Police: Ex-MLB player Hamilton killed in murder-suicide

Police: Ex-MLB player Hamilton killed in murder-suicide

June 22nd, 2015 1:59 pm by Associated Press

Darryl Hamilton, who played 13 seasons in the majors, including on the 2000 Mets team that made the World Series, was killed in a murder-suicide at a suburban Houston home, police said Monday.

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Influx of players from Cuba could continue to grow steadily in MLB

Influx of players from Cuba could continue to grow steadily in MLB

June 22nd, 2015 10:22 am by By Bill Shaikin, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Cuban players such as Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman and Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu have quickly become stars in the major leagues

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Peter Schmuck: Time for baseball to rethink All-Star balloting with World Series at stake

Peter Schmuck: Time for baseball to rethink All-Star balloting with World Series at stake

June 22nd, 2015 10:20 am by By Peter Schmuck, The Baltimore Sun (TNS)

It really doesn't matter whether one of baseball's tiniest markets has decided to totally rock the Internet-based All-Star vote or some brilliant miscreants have simply hacked it to monopolize the American League lineup with Kansas City Royals.

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120 miles from Kansas City, Caitlyn Jenner's former college coaches are happy for her

120 miles from Kansas City, Caitlyn Jenner's former college coaches are happy for her

June 22nd, 2015 10:20 am by By Vahe Gregorian, The Kansas City Star (TNS)

About 120 miles from Kansas City, the first exit in Iowa on Interstate 35 is for Lamoni, a remote town of about 2,300 named for a king in the Book of Mormon.

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Baseball-softball among 8 sports proposed for 2020 Games

Baseball-softball among 8 sports proposed for 2020 Games

June 22nd, 2015 10:19 am by JIM ARMSTRONG, AP Sports Writer

Baseball and softball remain on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash, karate, surfing and four other sports are in contention to get into the games for the first time.

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Vandy, Virginia meet in CWS finals rematch

Vandy, Virginia meet in CWS finals rematch

June 22nd, 2015 9:00 am by ERIC OLSON, AP Sports Writer

Many preseason prognosticators believed Vanderbilt and Virginia had what it took to reach the College World Series finals again. They were right, but for the Cavaliers, it wasn't a slam dunk.

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