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  • Australian nun ordered to leave Philippines has no regrets April 26, 2018
    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An Australian nun whose missionary visa in the Philippines was revoked after the president complained about her joining opposition rallies says social advocacy and human rights are part of church teachings.The Immigrat
  • Westbrook scores 45; Thunder beat Jazz to avoid elimination April 26, 2018
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook unleashed the same fury he had in Game 4, just a little more efficiently this time.Westbrook was controlled, and he was too much for Utah. Silent and serious, the reigning league MVP scored 33 of his 45 poi
  • Ex-policeman charged with decades-old serial killings April 26, 2018
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man once sworn to protect the public from crime was accused Wednesday of living a double life terrorizing suburban neighborhoods at night, becoming one of California's most feared serial killers and rapists in the 1970s and


  • Acuna's 1st hit, insane speed key Braves' win April 26, 2018
    The highly anticipated Major League debut of MLB Pipeline's No. 2 overall prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. is in the books. Acuna was in the Braves' lineup Wednesday vs. the Reds and left-hander Brandon Finnegan. Batting sixth and playing left field, Acuna went 1-for-5 with a single and a run scored.
    Mark Bowman
  • Peterson among top prospect performers April 26, 2018
    Braves outfielder Dustin Peterson was among the top prospect performers on Wednesday.
    William Boor
  • Albies, Acuna, Camargo push Braves past Reds April 26, 2018
    Ronald Acuna Jr. might have drawn most of the attention in Wednesday's 5-4 Braves win at Great American Ball Park, but he wasn't the only young Braves player to excite: Ozzie Albies hit his seventh homer and Johan Camargo drove in two runs -- including the go-ahead run in the 9th -- offsetting Joey Votto's […]
    Mark Bowman


  • Favre flattery: Mayfield revives draft-day photo April 26, 2018
    Baker Mayfield went all out and recreated Brett Favre's draft eve photo -- complete with jean shorts, wood paneling, an old-school phone and family and friends packed into a small room.
  • Foster's accuser recants domestic abuse claims April 26, 2018
    The attorney for the ex-girlfriend of Reuben Foster said her client initially lied to authorities when she accused the 49ers linebacker of hitting her, leading to domestic violence charges.
  • NFL: No proof Guice asked touchy Q's at combine April 26, 2018
    An NFL investigation has concluded that draft prospect Derrius Guice was not asked questions at the combine regarding his sexuality or rumors about his mother.