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Donald Trump, Warriors agree White House visit is off

The Golden State Warriors say they will not go to the White House when they visit Washington early next year, announcing the decision hours after President Donald Trump tweeted he…

Cleveland beats Angels, have now won 27 of 28 games

By Steve DilbeckThe Associated Press Thu., Sept. 21, 2017 ANAHEIM, CALIF.—It’s time for the 2017 Cleveland Indians to be introduced to the one and only . . . 1884 Providence…

Blue Jays rally over Orioles for fourth straight victory

The Blue Jays have now won four games in a row following their 3-2 victory against the Orioles on Tuesday at the Rogers Centre. The O’s have lost five straight;…

U.S. Open: Nadal charges to 16th Grand Slam title

U.S. Open: Nadal charges to 16th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch — and that’s exactly what it was. His game at a high level at the end…

Rafael Nadal one win away from his sweet 16th: DiManno

NEW YORK—Number One in the world, No. 1 seed at the U.S. Open, and No. 1 with a bullet on a cool, clear night in the Big Apple. Rafael Nadal,…

Biagini, Blue Jays drop soggy series finale at Fenway

BOSTON—Joe Biagini was looking for consistency after his best start of the season — seven shutout innings and 10 strikeouts against the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. The fill-in starter…

Justin Thomas outlasts friend Spieth for fourth title of season

NORTON, MASS.—The victories keep piling up for Justin Thomas, and all that does is make him want more. In a Labour Day finish that was harder than the final margin…

Canada’s fastest racehorse comes out of the woods

In a heavy wooded area of Hillsburgh, Ont., where deer and turkey vultures run wild, Ruth Barbour rides her horse through trails she has cut on her 20-acre property. This…

IOC warns 2018 Olympic organizers of ‘white elephant’ venues

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA—The International Olympic Committee warned organizers in Pyeongchang on Thursday that they risk creating white elephants from 2018 Winter Games venues. Completing a final full inspection visit before…

Flyers to retire Lindros’ No. 88, Rangers to raise Ratelle’s No. 19 next year

New York Rangers Hall of Famer Jean Ratelle will finally get his No. 19 raised to the rafters at Madison Square Garden, the same season Eric Lindros will have his…