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US women score 3 in 2nd half, beat Switzerland 4-1

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Megan Rapinoe scored just three minutes into the game, and the United States got three goals in the second half to beat Switzerland 4-1 Wednesday night.

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Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward’s death

In this May 22, 2014, file photo, Tony Stewart, left, talks with Kevin Harvick before qualifying for a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Stewart is skipping a second straight Sprint Cup race, and it is not clear when the NASCAR star might return after he struck and killed a driver at a dirt-track race in New York last weekend. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

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Panthers look to make history, repeat in NFC South

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws a pass during an NFL football training camp practice Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in Houston. The Falcons are practicing with the Houston Texans before their preseason game Saturday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will need to rewrite history if they hope to repeat as NFC South champions this season.

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Anderson wins in 3 sets vs. Mannarino

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — John Isner admits that he usually has a rough time in his first tournament match.

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Gibbs hires Carl Edwards and Daniel Suarez

Joe Gibbs, right, speaks as drivers Daniel Suarez, left, Carl Edwards, second from left, and J.D. Gibbs, second from right, laugh during a news conference at Joe Gibbs Racing's headquarters in Huntersville, N.C., Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. Joe Gibbs Racing has hired Carl Edwards to drive a new fourth Sprint Cup car in 2015 and Daniel Suarez will drive in the Nationwide series. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Carl Edwards scrolled across a stage at Joe Gibbs Racing and jokingly yelled, ‘Surprise!’

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