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Bulls sign 1st-round pick Portis, add 2 assistants

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls have signed first-round draft pick Bobby Portis and added Randy Brown and Charlie Henry as assistants to new coach Fred Hoiberg.

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Yankees to get Miller, Ellsbury back from DL on Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) — The first-place Yankees are about to get a pair of important players back at once.

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A-Rod ‘disappointed’ by All-Star omission, but not surprised

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hits a sixth-inning, solo, home run in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, July 5, 2015.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez says he is “obviously disappointed” to be left off the American League All-Star team, but considered himself “a long shot” to get selected.

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US women begin home World Cup celebrations with LA fan rally

Members of the U.S. women's soccer team and fans celebrate the team's World Cup championship during a public celebration, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in Los Angeles. This was the first U.S. stop for the team since beating Japan in the Women's World Cup final Sunday in Canada. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carli Lloyd looked out over the cheering mob of U.S. women’s national team fans and raised an arm in triumph.

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PGA Grand Slam to move from Trump Course in Los Angeles

In this March 10, 2015, file photo, Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump's golf course in Los Angeles. Trump says he met with the PGA of America on Monday, July 6, 2015, and both sides agreed it would be best to not play the 36-hole exhibition at Trump National Golf Club. Trump says in a statement he does not want the PGA of America to suffer consequences from his comments about Mexican immigrants. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump’s course in Los Angeles, the first significant fallout for golf from the Republican presidential candidate’s comments on Mexican immigrants.

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