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Rams, Tavon Austin agree to four-year extension

The Los Angeles Rams and wide receiver Tavon Austin have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension, the team announced Saturday.

Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League title game

Michael Mancini led Endwell, New York, to the Little League World Series championship game Saturday, striking out 11 in a 4-2 victory over Goodlettsville, Tennessee, in the U.S. final

Colin Kaepernick Explains Why He Sits Out The National Anthem

The 49ers quarterback says he won't support the flag of a country that oppresses people of color.

College football Down Under attracts 61,000 fans at Sydney

The beer ran out in some sections of the Olympic stadium, but most of the 61,247 spectators at Saturday's U.S. college football opener in Sydney between California and Hawaii appeared to be enjoying their American "gridiron" experience

Ravens TE Benjamin Watson out for season after tearing Achilles

Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson tore his Achilles during a preseason game on Saturday night and will miss the entire season, the team announced.

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LEADING OFF: Ellis starts for Phils, Jones maybe OK for O's

LEADING OFF: Ellis makes first start for Phillies, Jones might be OK for O's, Royals-Red Sox at night

Endwell, New York win LLWS U.S. title, play South Korea in championship

Michael Mancini led Endwell, New York, to the Little League World Series championship game Saturday, striking out 11 in a 4-2 victory over Goodlettsville, Tennessee, in the U.S. final.

Sanchez hits another home run, Yankees rout Orioles 13-5

Rookie Gary Sanchez kept up his remarkable run, homering for the third straight game as the New York Yankees routed Baltimore 13-5 Saturday.Sanchez hit a drive that bounced off the top of the right-center field wall and over in the fourth inning

Olympic Discus Thrower Auctions His Silver Medal For A Boy With Cancer

The boy's surgery will reportedly cost about $126,000.

Rahal makes last-lap pass to win IndyCar race at Texas

Graham Rahal made a last-lap pass and just held on to beat James Hinchcliffe in the closest finish ever for an IndyCar race at Texas

Angels hold off Tigers in ejection-marred game

Detroit stars Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez were ejected, along with manager Brad Ausmus and hitting coach Wally Joyner in a series of balls-and-strikes disputes as Tigers' five-game winning streak ended with a 3-2 loss to the Angels

Al-Quadin Muhammad, Jermaine Grace dismissed from Miami program

Miami has dismissed two of its top defensive players from the team for violating NCAA rules, the team announced Saturday.

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Harper throws helmets, gets ejected in Nats' loss to Rockies

Bryce Harper yelled at umpire Mike Winters and threw his helmet to the ground, leading to his ejection from the Washington Nationals' 9-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies

Cowboys' Tony Romo out indefinitely with broken bone in back

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has a broken bone in his back, head coach Jason Garrett told reporters on Saturday.

Ariya Jutanugarn falters late, has 2-shot lead in Canada

Ariya Jutanugarn missed a chance to take a big lead into the final round of the Canadian Pacific Women's Open, making two late bogeys Saturday at Priddis Greens

Brazil Charges Ryan Lochte But Probably Can't Extradite Him From US

"Lying to police" isn't covered under the U.S. extradition treaty with Brazil.

Flawless Fowler builds 1-shot lead at Barclays

Rickie Fowler goes 45 holes without a bogey at Bethpage Black and has a 1-shot lead at The Barclays

Niners QB Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem in protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities

Report: Two Western Michigan players in custody, allegedly held up student

Two Western Michigan players are in custody after holding up a female student at gunpoint, according to local TV affiliate WMMT.

South Korea beats Panama in LLWS international title game

Youbin Choi struck out 14 and South Korea beat Panama 7-2 Saturday to reach the championship game of the Little League World Series

Chicago woman fatally shot pushing baby stroller

Chicago police say a woman pushing a baby in a stroller was fatally shot on the city's South Side

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Colin Kaepernick sits out national anthem in protest of racial inequalities

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the national anthem before Friday’s preseason game against the Packers in Santa Clara, telling NFL.com’s Steve Wyche after the fact that his decision came in protest of the racial inequalities t

Cowboys QB Romo has small fracture in back

Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says Tony Romo has a small fracture in his back

Hope Solo takes indefinite leave from Seattle Reign

Hope Solo has taken an indefinite leave from the Seattle Reign of the National Women's Soccer League, less than a week after being suspended for six months by the U.S. national team for disparaging remarks about Sweden