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Happy birthday, Bartbino! 'Big Sexy' Colon hits the big 4-3

By MIKE FITZPATRICK
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Watching someone wait has rarely been so amusing. Bartolo Colon will casually flip a baseball back and forth from bare hand to...full story
updated 2016-05-24 04:22 PM
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Happy birthday, Bartbino! 'Big Sexy' Colon hits the big 4-3
By MIKE FITZPATRICK
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Watching someone wait has rarely been so amusing. Bartolo Colon will casually flip a baseball back and forth from bare hand to....Fullstory

2016-05-24 04:22 PM

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Associated Press

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By STEPHEN WADE
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2016-05-24 10:42 AM

Argentine soccer player dies after being struck in the head

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By SAMUEL PETREQUIN
Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Mets shrug off Duda setback and beat Nationals 7-1
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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French Open Results
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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Newgarden turns fastest lap in final full Indy 500 practice
By MICHAEL MAROT
Associated Press

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FAR HILLS, N.J. (AP) -- Jamie Donaldson's birdie-birdie finish to tie for 10th in the Irish Open moved him to No. 60 in the world....Fullstory

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Isinbayeva vows lawsuit if Russia barred from Olympic track

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