• Charles Conlon baseball photo archive sells for nearly $1.8M

    DALLAS (AP) — More than 7,400 original negatives by baseball photographer Charles Conlon have sold at auction for nearly $1.8 million.

  • In a Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) runs against New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams (25) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, in New Orleans. Brown, arguably the most dynamic offensive player in the league, broke his own franchise records last season by catching 136 passes for 1,834 yards. The Steelers went 10-6 and won a playoff game last season despite a down year for their playmaking quarterback because of injuries. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)

    With Broncos, Patriots flawed, no clear favorite in AFC

    NEW YORK (AP) — No Manning. No Brady, for the first four games. No clear-cut favorite in the AFC.

  • TWU volleyball coach quits, says not related to ill players

    DENTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Woman’s University volleyball coach Shelly Barberee has resigned after being on personal leave when eight players got sick and were hospitalized for muscle issues.

  • In this July 8, 2016, file photo, Dallas police chief David Brown, front, and Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings, rear, talk with the media during a news conference in Dallas. Nearly two months after the shootings, Dallas police have moved to silence critics and squelch lingering questions about the attack. Officers in riot gear have been told to ticket protesters who block or disrupt traffic, and Brown has refused to meet with demonstrators unless they agree to end their marches through downtown, which he said pose a threat to officers. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

    Dallas police squelch critics, questions about sniper attack

    DALLAS (AP) — The day after five Dallas officers were killed by a sniper, the city’s police chief described the men as “guardians” of democracy, praising them for protecting the freedom to protest at a large demonstration against police brutality.

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  • Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo lies on the turf after he went down on a play against the Seattle Seahawks during the first half of a preseason NFL football game, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

    Cowboys QB Romo has broken bone in back

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Tony Romo is out with yet another back injury and it’s unknown when he will return, although Dallas coach Jason Garrett says he expects his star quarterback to play this season.

  • Rodgers leads Liberty to 84-77 win over Stars

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Sugar Rodgers scored eight of her 18 points in the third quarter and the New York Liberty opened play after the Olympic break with an 84-77 victory over the San Antonio Stars on Friday night.

  • Signs mark a Wal-Mart store and a Spec's liquor store across the street from each other along Loop 336 in Conroe, Texas, in this Aug. 26, 2016, photo. Spec's, one of the state's largest liquor store chains, belongs to the Texas Package Stores Association, a trade group that has received court approval to join the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission in a lawsuit Wal-Mart has filed against the agency that dispenses liquor licenses. Wal-Mart wants to begin selling bottled liquor in Texas but contends it is prevented by TABC rules that are unconstitutional. (AP Photo/Michael Graczyk)

    Wal-Mart takes Texas to court to crack liquor-sales market

    HOUSTON (AP) — Wal-Mart’s court fight to sell liquor at its stores in Texas looks to be back on track, but the courtroom is getting crowded.

  • Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis rounds the bases on his game-winning home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Houston. Houston won 5-4. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    HRs by Correa, Gattis give Houston 5-4 win over Rays

    HOUSTON (AP) — Evan Gattis knows he probably shouldn’t have taken a swing at a shoulder-high pitch from Tampa Bay closer Alex Colome in the ninth inning on Friday night.

  • Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Kluber extends win streak to 6, Indians top Rangers 12-1

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corey Kluber pitched six strong innings for a career-best sixth straight victory and Abraham Almonte hit two run-scoring doubles, helping the Cleveland Indians beat the Texas Rangers 12-1 on Friday night in a matchup of division leaders.

  • Rays to release OF Desmond Jennings on Saturday

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays will release outfielder Desmond Jennings on Saturday.