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Mo Farah out of Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Double Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games because he has not recovered fully from a recent stomach ailment.

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Blatter, Emir of Qatar meet for labor rights talks

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter has met with the Emir of Qatar to discuss improving migrant workers’ rights in the 2022 World Cup host nation.

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Rookie MLB Kennard making early impact

New York Giants' Devon Kennard practices during a NFL football camp in East Rutherford, N.J., Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Jon Beason turned around the New York Giants’ defense last season. Jameel McClain was signed as a free agent in March.

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Angels beat O’s on bases-loaded walk in 8th

Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta, left, and relief pitcher Huston Street celebrate their 3-2 win against the Baltimore Orioles during a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Chris Tillman escaped one jam after another through six stressful innings against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night, stranding seven runners in scoring position.

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Your Top Plays for Today

New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws in the eighth inning against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Seattle. Colon, who was perfect until Mariners' Robinson Cano singled in the seventh inning, led the Mets to a 3-2 win. (AP Photo)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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