Chukars start second half with 7-6 comeback win

Monte LaOrange / Idaho Falls’ Angelo Castellano tags second base and makes the throw to first in time for a double play during Thursday night’s game against the Grand Junction Rockies at Melaleuca Field. Monte LaOrange /

One day after a crushing loss, the Chukars earned a 7-6 comeback win over Grand Junction

Gordon willing to sub as long as needed

Jeff Gordon (88) stands in the garage area at Pocono Raceway during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pennsylvania 400 auto race Sunday Friday, July 29, 2016, in Long Pond, Pa. Gordon came out of retirement to fill in for the injured Dale Earnhardt Jr. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss his third race this weekend, and there’s no timetable for his return

2016 Summer Olympics: Team of refugees

In this photo taken Thursday, June 30, 2016, Anjelina Nadai Lohalith, left, and Rose Nathike Lokonyen train in Ngong, Kenya. The runners from South Sudan that grew up in a refugee camp are part of the IOC's first refugee team that will be competing at the Rio Olympics. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi )

Refugees run long, inspiring road to Rio’s world stage

Jimmy Walker opens with 65 at stifling PGA

Jimmy Walker reacts to his putt on the seventh hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A drab year for Jimmy Walker took a turn for the worse two weeks ago at the British Open, when he stayed in what was dubbed the “frat house” at Royal Troon with Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas, Jason Dufner and Zach Johnson.

Panthers look to return to Super Bowl

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera, right, listens to a reporter's question on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The Panthers returned to Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC to begin training camp. (Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer via AP)

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Ron Rivera is a student of history, which is why he has been quick to address the elephant in the Carolina Panthers locker room.

‘Lunch-bucket’ guys form golden hoops partnership

U.S. coach Mike Krzyzewski yells during the team's exhibition basketball game against Argentina on Friday, July 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. The United States won 111-74. (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow)

CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there’s plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This time around, it’s about safeguarding the Olympic legacy the two built over more than a decade.


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