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Niners QB Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem in protest NFL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities. Kaepernick sat on the...

Tony Romo out with another back injury, no word on return NFL

FRISCO, Texas — Tony Romo is out with yet another back injury and it's unknown when he will return, although Dallas coach Jason Garrett says he expects his star quarterback to play this season. Garrett said Saturday that Romo sustained...

Melvin Upton Jr.'s quick baserunning leads Blue Jays to 8-7 win over Twins TORONTO BLUE JAYS

TORONTO — Melvin Upton Jr. only saw third base coach Luis Rivera's windmilling arms, telling him to sprint home. He couldn't hear the roaring Rogers Centre crowd, didn't see the 47,485 fans on their feet, cheering him on as he...

McEnroe says he won't work with Raonic during US Open TENNIS

NEW YORK — John McEnroe says he won't work with Canada's Milos Raonic during the U.S. Open "for Milos' sake, for ESPN and my sake." McEnroe was brought on as a coaching consultant to the Canadian before Wimbledon, where...

Rahal makes last-lap pass on Canada's Hinchcliffe to win IndyCar race at Texas AUTO RACING

FORT WORTH, Texas — Graham Rahal lifted his arm over his head just as he reached the finish line at Texas Motor Speedway, then glanced to his right to make sure he had...

Blue Jays re-acquire catcher Dioner Navarro from White Sox for Turner BASEBALL

Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins could feel Dioner Navarro's enthusiasm when he spoke to the catcher after acquiring him from the Chicago White Sox on Friday....

Christine Sinclair voted NWSL Player of the Olympics SOCCER

Canada's Christine Sinclair, who plays for the Portland Thorns, has been named the National Women's Soccer League Player of the Olympics. The 33-year-old forward...

Jays offence ignites in 15-8 win over Twins; Smoak, Martin each drive in five MLB

TORONTO — Justin Smoak didn't know how long it had been since he recorded a hit with a runner in scoring position. Luckily for him, that lengthy stretch —...

Eskimos build up big first-half lead, hold on to beat Roughriders 33-25 CFL

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos are still trying to find a way to put a complete game together. Mike Reilly threw for a pair of touchdowns and ran in another as the...

Chella Choi takes early lead at round-shortened Canadian Women's Open SPORTS

PRIDDIS, Alta. — Stephanie Meadow didn't mind the inclement weather conditions during the first round of the LPGA's Canadian Open on Thursday. After a lightning delay that lasted nearly three hours, Meadow didn't miss a beat as...

US swimmer Lochte's legal troubles mount in Brazil SPORTS

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro....

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