Washington matches program record with four Huskies drafted in first two rounds of NFL draft

Three more Huskies were selected in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday, following Thursday night’s first-round selection of offensive tackle Kaleb McGary (31st overall to Atlanta).
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Giants take Ximines with only pick on Day 2 of NFL draft

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants finally addressed the need for an edge rusher, taking defensive end Oshane Ximines (oh-SHAIN ZIMM-in-es) of Old Dominion late in the third round Friday. A four-year starter and the first player to be drafted at his school, Ximines had 58 tackles this season, including 18 for […]
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Pujols passes Gehrig for career RBIs; Angels top Royals 5-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer in the first inning and moved passed Lou Gehrig into fourth place on the career RBIs list, and Tyler Skaggs pitched five shutout innings as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Friday night. Pujols has 1,995 RBIs, one behind Barry […]
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Lindor homers twice as Indians down Astros 6-3

HOUSTON (AP) — Francisco Lindor his two of Cleveland’s four home runs and drove in three runs to lead the Indians to a 6-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night. Carlos Gonzalez and Leonys Martin also homered to help the Indians to their second straight win over the Astros. Tyler Naquin had two […]
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Eickhoff, Harper lead Phillies past Marlins

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jerad Eickhoff pitched seven crisp innings, Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Miami Marlins 4-0 on Friday night. J.T. Realmuto and Maikel Franco also went deep for the Phillies, who won for just the third time in their last nine games. Jorge Alfaro had two of […]
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AP PHOTOS: A week since deadly Sri Lanka bombings

Some were celebrating one of the holiest days in Christianity. Some were working at Colombo hotels. Some were sitting down to brunches of shrimp and chicken and dim sum and sticky rice pudding and tables of food that seemed to go on forever. They were mostly Sri Lankan, but also British, American, Indian, Danish, Chinese […]
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15 bodies found after gun battle between Sri Lankan military and Easter bombing suspects

The bodies of 15 people, including six children, were discovered at the site of a fierce overnight gun battle on the east coast of Sri Lanka, a military spokesman said on Saturday, six days after suicide bombers killed more than 250 people. The shootout between troops and suspected Islamist militants erupted on Friday evening in Sainthamaruthu in Ampara, to the south of the town of Batticaloa, site of one of the Easter Sunday blasts at three churches and four luxury hotels. A police spokesman sa...
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Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin weighing retirement amid injuries

Doug Baldwin has been one of Russell Wilson's most consistent targets and a staple of the Seahawks' passing game for years.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Photos: Mariners take on Rangers

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SEC dominates 2nd round, leads draft with 28 players taken

The Southeastern Conference is well on its way to having the most players taken in the NFL draft for the 13th year in a row. Twelve of the first 24 picks of the second round Friday night were from the SEC, and at the end of the third the conference could lay claim to more […]
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Americans win both surf events at Bells Beach in Australia

John John Florence won the men's event after fellow American and 11-time world champion Kelly Slater was eliminated in the quarterfinals while American Courtney Conlogue took the women's competition at the Bells Beach World Surf League stop.            [Author: AP]
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A man has been arrested in connection with two fires at a Pennsylvania church

Police have made an arrest in connection with the two blazes that burned through the Pentecostal Church of Bethlehem in Pennsylvania.
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Iowa woman sentenced after confining boy beneath stairs

ELDORA, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa woman convicted on charges related to confining her boyfriend’s 8-year-old son under basement stairs has been sentenced to jail and a small fine. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Traci Lynn Tyler was sentenced Friday to up to a year in jail, following her April 10 conviction on misdemeanor false […]
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Sri Lanka bombings: Catholic Church cancels all Sunday Masses

The archbishop of Colombo says "continuing threats" make it unsafe for Catholics to worship in church.
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Green Bay picks TE Sternberger, OL Jenkins on Day 2 of draft

With their final pick on the second day of the NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers got quarterback Aaron Rodgers a new offensive weapon: Texas A&M tight end Jace Sternberger. The Packers took Sternberger with their third-round pick (No. 75 overall) Friday night after spending their two first-round picks on defense and adding Mississippi State offensive lineman Elgton Jenkins in the second round. ''(Sternberger) was the best player on our board, so that's the way we went,'' ...
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Miami Dolphins use third-round pick on Wisconsin OL Michael Deiter

Miami Dolphins use third-round pick on Wisconsin OL Michael Deiter The Miami Dolphins have finally made their second actual selection in the 2019 draft pool, after the second-round trade-down and Josh Rosen excitement. The Miami Dolphins us
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Durant scores 38 points in half, 1 shy of NBA playoff record

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Durant has scored 38 points in the first half of Game 6, tied for the second-most points in a half in a playoff game. Durant was 12 of 17 from the floor, made all 10 of his free throws and sank four 3-pointers Friday night to lead the Golden State […]
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Reds ride 5 homers to 12-1 win over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Joey Votto, Yasiel Puig and Eugenio Suarez homered, and the Cincinnati Reds snapped St. Louis’ five-game win streak with a 12-1 victory over the Cardinals on Friday night. Eugenio Suarez and Jesse Winker also connected as the Reds matched a season high with five homers in their third win in four […]
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Cruz hit 2 of Twins’ 5 homers in 6-1 win over Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit two of the Minnesota Twins’ five home runs off Baltimore in a 6-1 win over the Orioles on Friday night. Cruz, Eddie Rosario and C.J. Cron hit consecutive home runs in the first inning off Alex Cobb (0-2), with Cruz and Rosario connecting on back-to-back pitches. Max Kepler homered […]
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What analysts are saying about Dolphins' third-round pick Deiter

Feedback on Wisconsin offensive lineman Michael Deiter,a second-team All American last season and the Dolphins' third round pick: ▪ Mel Kiper said of his school record 54 starts, “24 of ... Click to Continue »
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Report: Politicians hampered fight against California fire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The battle against a devastating November wildfire in Los Angeles County was hampered by politicians asking firefighters to check on certain homes. The conclusion comes from an after-action review by the Los Angeles Fire Department, which joined Los Angeles and Ventura county departments in battling the November blaze, the Los Angeles […]
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Sri Lanka: 20 killed as police raid suspected bomber hideout

Children and suicide bombers among the dead, say authorities, following fierce gun battle in east coast townThe bodies of 15 people, including six children, were discovered after a fierce overnight gun battle on the east coast of Sri Lanka, a military spokesman said on Saturday. Authorities said another four gunmen and a civilian were killed in the shootout.The gun battle between troops and suspected Islamist militants erupted on Friday evening in Sainthamaruthu in Ampara, to the south of the to...
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Chase Winovich is HYPED after draft call from New England Patriots

New England Patriots defensive end Chase Winovich celebrates with his family after being drafted with the No. pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.
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Josh Rosen traded to Miami: Barnwell explains why he could be a steal

Sure, the rookie season wasn't great. But the Dolphins didn't have to give up much for Rosen, and the risk is very low. Bill Barnwell breaks down the move.
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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver D.K. Metcalf bursts into tears when he receives his draft call

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver D.K. Metcalf can't hold back tears after receiving the call from GM John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll that he will be the newest player on the Seahawks.
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Miami Dolphins go back to trench drafting offensive lineman in round 3

The Miami Dolphins addressed their defensive trench and now are back to adding meat to the offensive line in the third round. When the Miami Dolphins were on the clock, they wasted no time getting the draft pick card into the league office.
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Miami Dolphins 2019 draft grades: How do you grade Michael Deiter 3rd-round pick?

The Miami Dolphins added Wisconsin offensive lineman Michael Deiter in the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft. The move should give the Dolphins depth along the offensive line as well as a player who should compete for a startin
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Miami Dolphins draft results 2019: Michael Deiter selected in third round

The second round of the 2019 NFL Draft featured the Miami Dolphins trading their pick to the Arizona Cardinals for quarterback Josh Rosen. As they now come back in the third round, the team is back to their build of the team th
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Draft winners and losers: Elway tries again at QB

John Elway hasn't been able to fix the Broncos' quarterback problem since Peyton Manning left Denver. He needs Drew Lock to be the answer.
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Blue Jays rally to beat Athletics 4-2 in Guerrero's debut

Baseball Capsules            [Author: AP]
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