With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

With her attorney Pierce O’Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

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JUDGE GREEN LIGHTS $2B SALE OF LA CLIPPERS

A judge approves the record-setting $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, as Donald Sterling loses his bid to block the sale made by his estranged wife.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_268750/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=O2X8UvuM

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TAX FRAUD CASE AGAINST MESSI TO PROCEED

A bid to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi has failed in a Spanish court, meaning the Barcelona and Argentina star has a case to answer.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_268759/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=oX24II5o

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WORLEY SHOUTOUT LEADS PIRATES PAST GIANTS

Pittsburgh’s Vance Worley throws his first shutout as Pirates beat San Francisco 5-0

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/worley-tosses-4-hitter-pirates-beat-giants-5-0

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SAILORS FACE DIRTY WATER IN RIO PRE-OLYMPIC TEST

Sailors will face filthy water in Guanabara Bay during a pre-Olympic test starting this weekend.

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/jackson_hole_daily/sports/sailors-to-navigate-dirty-water-in-st-rio-test/article_35f02f8c-057f-5676-9054-660dbde932cd.html

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NO TICKETS LEFT FOR JAMES’ CLEVELAND HOMECOMING

All tickets snapped up for LeBron James’ homecoming event at Cleveland Cavaliers.

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