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US OPEN 2014: Serena chasing major title No. 18

In this May 25, 2014, file photo, Serena Williams returns the ball during a first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against France's Alize Lim at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France. Serena Williams could become the first woman in nearly 40 years to win three consecutive U.S. Opens, but she has not been past the fourth round at a major in 2014.(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams stopped hiding from history and started making more of it.

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Bayern is fast and favored in Travers at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — He already knows Bayern is fast, and now Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is going to give the 3-year-old colt a chance to see how far he can stretch his speed.

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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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Colon: Jets will answer Giants’ remarks on field

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Willie Colon and the New York Jets heard Andre Williams loud and clear.

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No joke! Chris Rock gets foul ball at Yankees game

CORRECTS ASTROS BATTER TO JON SINGLETON, NOT MARWIN GONZALEZ - Comedian Chris Rock, far right, offers a foul ball he caught off  Houston Astros' Jon Singleton to a youngster after catching it in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Rock almost made the play of the day at Yankee Stadium.

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