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The Rock faces off against the Big One in ‘San Andreas’

This photo provided by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Dwayne Johnson, left, as Ray, and Carla Gugino as Emma, in a scene from the action thriller, "San Andreas." The movie releases in theaters on May 29, 2015.  (Jasin Boland/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwayne Johnson has played his share of outsized heroes over the years. His characters have taken down crazed criminals and evil empires. He’s crushed an army of fire ants with his chin. He’s even flexed his way out of a plaster cast.

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911 tapes released on NFL defensive end Ray McDonald

This Nov. 23, 2014,  file photo shows San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald (91) on the bench during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. Police say Chicago Bears defensive end McDonald has been accused of domestic violence in Northern California, the latest arrest for the former San Francisco 49er. McDonald was taken into custody Monday, May 25,  2015, on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Highway Patrol has released audio from the 911 call that led to the arrest of NFL defensive end Ray McDonald on suspicion of child endangerment and domestic violence.

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Descalso’s 2-run homer lifts Rockies past Giants, 5-3.

San Francisco Giants' Justin Maxwell singles off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher David Hale in the fifth inning of the second game of a baseball doubleheader Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Yusmeiro Petit gave manager Bruce Bochy the start he wanted. It lasted one pitch too many and helped finish the San Francisco Giants’ winning streak.

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Giants extend winning streak to 8 with 10-8 win over Rockies

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher David Hale works against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of Game 2 of a baseball doubleheader Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — It wasn’t a dominant pitcher or a burly slugger who put an end to San Francisco’s eight-game winning streak, but a 5-foot-10 backup shortstop with what Colorado manager Walt Weiss describes as “sneaky power.”

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Kershaw loses to Bumgarner, Giants again blank Dodgers

San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner hits a solo home run in the bottom of the third inning off Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw during a baseball game, Thursday, May 21, 2015 in San Francisco. (Jose Luis Villegas/The Sacramento Bee via AP)  MAGS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT (KCRA3, KXTV10, KOVR13, KUVS19, KMAZ31, KTXL40); MANDATORY CREDIT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have scored three runs in Clayton Kershaw’s three starts against the San Francisco Giants this season. They’ve scored 31 in his other six starts.

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