Cubs bounce back to defeat Mets, 6-2

July 21, 2016 CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered twice off Bartolo Colon, Kyle Hendricks pitched 6 1/3 scoreless innings and Chicago beat 6-2 New York on Wednesday …

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July 21, 2016 Olympics MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s top Olympic official says he expects a final decision by Sunday on whether the entire Russian team …

10-and-under Lady Mustangs win tourney title

July 20, 2016 PLEASANT PLAINS — The 10-and-under Midland Lady Mustangs recently won the Ozark League Tournament championship, defeating the Tuckerman Lady Bulldogs 6-3 in the title …

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July 20, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Saturday, July 23, 2016.

Big 12 moves toward expansion

July 20, 2016 The Big 12 is accepting resumes from expansion candidates. The smallest Power Five conference took a significant step toward adding members Tuesday when …

Mets defeat Cubs once again

July 20, 2016 CHICAGO (AP) — Jeurys Familia escaped a bases-loaded jam with a game-ending double play after Rene Rivera drove in the tiebreaking run with two outs …

Russia expects decision Sunday

July 20, 2016 MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s top Olympic official expects a final decision by Sunday on whether the entire Russian team will be banned from next …

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July 20, 2016 College Sports (AP) The Atlantic Coast Conference’s television network will launch in August 2019, a person familiar with the situation said. The …