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  • After a.m. sweep, U.S. holds 5-3 lead at Ryder Cup

    CHASKA, Minn. – Even with the first opening-session sweep in four decades, the Americans were reminded anew Friday that no lead is safe in the Ryder C ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 8:43 pm
  • Momentum swing at Hazeltine

    CHASKA, Minn. – The Europeans were surging, and a raucous crowd at Hazeltine National Golf Club had pretty much been silenced when a bald eagle circle ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, October 1, 2016

    The Haunted Halloween 5K will start in Lowell Park in Dixon on Oct. 22. The race will begin at sunset, about 6:05 p.m., and will wind around the lowe ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:40 pm
  • Chicago aims to stop 4-year losing skid against Lions

    LAKE FOREST – The Chicago Bears have not won a game this season, and they have not beaten the Detroit Lions since 2012.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:39 pm
  • MLB: Szczur a match for Cubs, toddler

    For more than a year, she was a mystery to Matt Szczur.In fact, he didn’t even know her name.But now ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • NASCAR: Mishap will cost Johnson title shot

    DOVER, Del. – Jimmie Johnson was despondent in the garage, his Dover dominance and championship drive over.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Young players get chance for Hawks

    Gone but not forgotten are Teuvo Teravainen, Andrew Shaw and Andrew Ladd.In their places on the Blac ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Bengals WR dominates in win

    CINCINNATI – Bengals receiver A.J. Green followed his disappointing game with a dominating one – 173 yards and a touchdown – and the Cincinnati defens ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Rain-shortened game leads to Cubs-Pirates tie

    The Cubs and Pirates played to the first tie game in the major leagues since 2005 when rain in Pittsburgh forced the teams to stop in the sixth inning ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Americans feeling pressure despite European dominance

    CHASKA, Minn. – The American Ryder Cup team could use what might be Dustin Johnson's greatest asset in golf. Not his power off the tee – his short me ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • SportShorts for Friday, September 30, 2016

    Despite all his accomplishments, Jose Fernandez never pitched a complete game, and on Thursday he was carried out of church in a casket with too much ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Heckler holes putt European pros struggling with in practice

    When a heckler is called out by the hecklee, often it’s time to put up or shut up.David Johnson did ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Stewart won’t miss being drivers’ voice

    Tony Stewart will miss lots of things about being a NASCAR Sprint Cup driver. One of them won’t be his role as a frequent and often outspoken voice fo ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • SportShorts for Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

    Former Iowa All-American quarterback Randy Duncan has died after a lengthy fight with cancer. He was 79.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • D has been dominant for unbeaten Vikings

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – The defense that Mike Zimmer has deliberately built since he became Minnesota's head coach has been gradually ascending into one ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:31 pm
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