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Pugh making biggest transition in Giants’ new-look O-line

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Justin Pugh originally had his mind set on moving from his right tackle spot of the last two years to right guard, where he would team with first-round tackle Ereck Flowers to transform the Giants into an efficient power-running team.

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Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

In this April 9, 2014 file photo, actor Tracy Morgan attends the FX Networks Upfront premiere screening of "Fargo" at the SVA Theater in New York. Actor-comedian Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a New Jersey highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured. A filing in federal court in Newark on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, refers to a confidential settlement reached by the two sides.  (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.

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SEC to ‘substantially’ increase fines for rushing fields

In this Oct. 4, 2014, file photo, Mississippi fans gather on the field, while a few climb onto a goal post, after Mississippi defeated Alabama 23-17 in an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss. The Southeastern Conference has been fining teams for a decade for allowing fans to rush fields and courts. Now, the league appears ready to significantly raise the penalty. (Robert Sutton/The Tuscaloosa News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has been fining its schools for rushing fields and storming courts since 2004.

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A-Rod breaks Gehrig’s AL RBI record; Yanks sweep Royals, 4-2

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez (13) follows through on a three-run home run to left field against the Kansas City Royals during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig’s American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.

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Hernandez gets 8th win, Mariners beat Rays 3-0

Tampa Bay Rays left fielder David DeJesus prepares to make a sliding catch on a fly ball by Seattle Mariners' Seth Smith during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla.  (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Felix Hernandez pitched a four-hitter to become the major’s first eight-game winner, Nelson Cruz hit his AL-best 18th homer to snap a scoreless tie in the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners completed a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Wednesday.

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