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Browns players kneel in prayer during national anthem

Browns players kneel in prayer during national anthem

CLEVELAND — Kneeling and bowing their heads, the Cleveland Browns bonded over something bigger than football. More than a dozen players formed a circle on the team's sideline Monday night and prayed in silent protest during the national anthem.

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Monday's Games MLB American League Chicago White Sox 7 Minnesota 6, first game Minnesota 10 Chicago White Sox 2, 2nd game Baltimore 7 Oakland 3 Cleveland 5 Boston 4 Texas 5 L.A. Angels 3 National League L.A.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games MLB American League Chicago White Sox 7 Minnesota 6, first game Minnesota 10 Chicago White Sox 2, 2nd game Baltimore 7 Oakland 3 Cleveland 5 Boston 4 Texas 5 L.A. Angels 3 National League L.A.
Albers picks up 2nd win, Mariners hold off Braves 6-5

Albers picks up 2nd win, Mariners hold off Braves 6-5

ATLANTA — Canada's Andrew Albers worked into the sixth inning for his second straight win since coming up from the minors, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

New lawsuit alleges Baylor failures under new rape policies

WACO, Texas — A woman who reported that she'd been sexually assaulted is suing Baylor University, alleging questions she faced from the university shifted blame away from her attacker toward her.

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard beats American Lauren Davis at Connecticut Open

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Canada's Eugenie Bouchard defeated American Lauren Davis 6-1, 6-3 in first-round play Monday at the Connecticut Open. Bouchard, the world No. 74 from Westmount, Que.
Boldin turns focus from NFL to bridging racial divisions

Boldin turns focus from NFL to bridging racial divisions

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Anquan Boldin didn't decide overnight he was going to quit football in order to speak out against longstanding concerns over inequality in America.
Man who shot judge was father of player convicted of rape

Man who shot judge was father of player convicted of rape

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A man who shot and wounded a judge outside a county courthouse before being gunned down by a probation officer was the father of a high school football player who was convicted of rape in 2013, authorities said Monday.

New lawsuit alleges Baylor failures under new rape policies

WACO, Texas — A woman who reported that she'd been sexually assaulted filed a lawsuit Monday against Baylor University, alleging questions she faced from the university shifted blame away from her attacker toward her.
Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

LINCOLN, Neb. — Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities from Oregon to South Carolina crowded into minor league ballparks Monday to watch the solar eclipse at game-day viewing parties.