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Seattle wins No. 1 pick in WNBA lottery

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — It had been 11 years since Seattle had been in the WNBA draft lottery. Coach Brian Agler and the Storm made the most of their return, walking away with the No. 1 pick Thursday night.

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McIlroy stumbles to 74, worst start in 2 months

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, reacts to hitting into a sand trap on the 13th hole during the first round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Paramus, N.J.  (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy took a week to celebrate his blockbuster summer and paid for it in The Barclays with his worst start in two months.

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Donaldson leads after 1st round of Czech Masters

VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) — Jamie Donaldson shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take first-round lead at the Czech Masters and boost his chances of securing a spot on the European Ryder Cup team.

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5 challengers sign up for next America’s Cup

Only five challengers have signed up for the chance to take on software billionaire Larry Ellison’s Oracle Team USA in the 2017 America’s Cup.

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Serena Williams to face Townsend in Open 1st round

Tennis player Serena Williams attends the Delta Open Mic with Serena Williams event Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams will face an up-and-coming American player in the first round of the U.S. Open.

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