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Trump says Harley-Davidson boycott would be 'Great!'

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President Donald Trump on Sunday encouraged a boycott of Harley-Davidson after the company announced it would move some manufacturing to Europe.

2018 PGA Championship: Koepka holds off Tiger, Scott to win title

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Brooks Koepka shot a 4-under 66 on Sunday at Bellerive Country Club to win the PGA Championship, his second major championship victory this year and third ever.

Oakland Raiders CB Gareon Conley eyes return to practice

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Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley is expected to return to practice on Monday.

Paxton Lynch struggles may open door in Denver Broncos backup battle

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Denver Broncos backup quarterback Paxton Lynch was booed off the field during Saturday's preseason game against the visiting Minnesota Vikings.

New York renames street after slain Parkland teacher Scott Beigel

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Family members and government officials gathered in New York to dedicate a street to one of the faculty members killed in the Feb. 14 mass shooting in Parkland, Fla.

CB Bashaud Breeland to work out for Miami Dolphins

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Free-agent cornerback Bashaud Breeland is slated to visit with the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, multiple media outlets reported.

New York Jets LB Kevin Pierre-Louis suspended one game

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New York Jets linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis was suspended one game for a violation of the league's policy on substances of abuse, the team announced.

Lifestyle migrants bring good intentions—but major change—to Costa Rica

2 days ago from Physorg

A group of Americans and Europeans has relocated to a Costa Rican community in recent decades, and despite the government cheering the economic jolt, their isolation from locals there more...

Food prices for consumers in ethnic enclaves could explain difference in assimilation rates

2 days ago from Physorg

In ethnic enclaves, Mexican immigrants tend to spend less on food per week while East Asian immigrants spend more, which could explain the difference in assimilation rates and contrast in...

Single ticket wins $245.6M Powerball jackpot

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One ticket sold on Staten Island in New York won the $245.6 million Powerball jackpot on Saturday night.

U.S. Ambassador Denies Threatening Ecuador Over Breast-Feeding Resolution

2 days ago from NY Times Health

Ambassador Todd C. Chapman said that allegations he pressured the country by threatening trade sanctions and withdrawal of military aid were “patently false.”

Recap Tayyip Erdogan: Partnership with U.S. in jeopardy for sanctions, tariffs

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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out at the United States, saying the partnership is in jeopardy because of tariffs and sanctions.

Watch: Sadio Mane scores twice in Liverpool's shutout of West Ham

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Sadio Mane scored twice to lead Liverpool to a 4-0 win against West Ham in Premier League action on Sunday at Anfield in Liverpool, England.

Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

2 days ago from Physorg

Tesla CEO Elon Musk used Twitter late Friday to taunt investors who have bet against his company, even though his previous Twitter comments have spurred a government investigation and shareholder...

How blockchain tech could help us track where food comes from

The same networked record system that powers cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin is now being used to document the origins of what we eat, and even, potentially, help trace the origins...

Gruden says Redskins won't sign RB to replace Guice

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Washington coach Jay Gruden commented Saturday that the Redskins will not sign a free agent running back to make up for the absence of rookie Derrius Guice suffered a torn...

Police unions urge members to boycott Dolphins tickets

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The national anthem protest by Miami's Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson, both of whom kneeled before the Dolphins' preseason opener on Thursday, is causing an uproar by police unions in...

Yankees ride Stanton into finale vs. Rangers

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NEW YORK -- When Aaron Judge went down with a fractured hand two weeks ago, the New York Yankees appeared to own an easy solution in right field by starting...

Watch: Brooks Koepka takes lead at 2018 PGA Championship

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Brooks Koepka owns a two stroke lead on the field after the completion of the second and third rounds of the 2018 PGA Championship Saturday in St. Louis.

First-team reps a boon for Bills QB Allen

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Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen had a promising first preseason game on Thursday after taking reps with the first-team unit in practice.

Electronic driver-assist systems may not work, insurance group warns

3 days ago from CBSNews - Science

A new report from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety warns that cars with driver assistance systems still require drivers to pay close attention to the roads. The study looked...

Indianapolis Colts sign DE Ryan Delaire, release S Shamarko Thomas

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The Indianapolis Colts have signed free agent defensive end Ryan Delaire.

Facing federal charges, Rep. Chris Collins suspends re-election bid

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Chris Collins, a Republican congressman from New York, announced he would suspend his re-election bid in light of insider trading charges he's facing.

No more Justin Bour as Miami Marlins continue series vs. New York Mets

3 days ago from UPI

MIAMI -- Last place obviously doesn't bother the Miami Marlins.

Complex Networks Identify Genes for Biofuel Crops

3 days ago from Newswise - Scinews

Systems biology leads the way to exascale computing on Summit supercomputer.

The US Would Need a Mega-Constellation to Counter China's Hypersonic Weapons

3 days ago from Space.com

Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering Michael Griffin: "Our response has to be a proliferated space sensor layer, possibly based off commercial space developments."

Artificial intelligence has a racial bias problem. Google is funding summer camps to try to change that

3 days ago from Physorg

Through connections made at summer camp, high school students Aarzu Gupta and Lili Sun used artificial intelligence to create a drone program that aims to detect wildfires before they spread...

T-Mobile's magenta semitruck hits the road to showcase 5G technology

3 days ago from Physorg

T-Mobile's next magenta-heavy, super-visible campaign won't be encouraging customers to switch to the company's cellphone service. Instead, the Bellevue, Wash., carrier plans to take a decked-out semitruck around the country...