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United States' head coach Jurgen Klinsmann attends a press conference before an official training session the day before the group G World Cup soccer match between Ghana and the United States at the Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014.

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Klinsmann says he was right to predict no US title

USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann believes he was right to say the United States wasn't ready to win the World Cup.

Simona Halep of Romania plays a return to Sabine Lisicki of Germany during their women's singles quarterfinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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Wimbledon: Halep, Djokovic and Federer advance, Murray out

Day 9 at Wimbledon: defending Wimbledon champ Andy Murray knocked out. Dimitov vs. Djokovic and Federer vs. Raonic in men's semis. Halep vs. Bouchard and Kvitova vs. Safarova in women's.

FILE - In this May 27, 2013 file photo, Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins gestures during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, in Memphis, Tenn. The Brooklyn Nets say they have reached an agreement in principle with Hollins to become their coach, moving quickly after the departure of Jason Kidd. The deal with the former Grizzlies coach comes just two days after they made a trade with Milwaukee to allow Kidd out of his contract so the Bucks could hire him. The Nets then met with Hollins on Monday night and again Tuesday before agreeing to the deal on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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Nets reach agreement with Hollins to become coach

The Brooklyn Nets say they have reached an agreement in principle with Lionel Hollins to become their coach, moving quickly after the departure of Jason Kidd.

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (80) prepares to stop Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Arbitrator rules Saints’ Graham is a tight end

The ruling Wednesday by Stephen Burbank is setback for Graham, agent Jimmy Sexton and the NFL Players Association, who'd filed a grievance arguing that Graham was used as a wide receiver often enough to qualify for the more lucrative receiver tag.

Seattle Mariners' Chris Young delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Houston.

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Young shines as Seattle beats the Astros 5-2 to sweep series

Chris Young allowed two hits and struck out a season-high eight as he improved to 8-and-4 on the year.

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‘McHale’s Navy’ star Bob Hastings dead at 89

Veteran Hollywood character actor Bob Hastings, best-remembered as a bootlicking lieutenant in the 60s comedy, has died.

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State of World Cup’s last eight

Twenty four teams have gone and only eight remain in the hunt to win the World Cup.

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Bills’ Alonso has torn ACL, likely out for ’14 season

Talented young linebacker Kiko Alonso will likely miss the upcoming NFL campaign due to a knee injury.

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Arthur to pack hurricane winds by July 4

Tropical Storm Arthur is expected to reach hurricane strength by Thursday, dousing some holiday plans.

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King Felix named AL Pitcher of the Month

This is the fourth monthly honor for Hernandez (10-2; 2.10 ERA), who also won the award in August 2012, September 2009 and June 2009.

Boise State head coach Chris Peterson, right, walks off the field past Washington's Josh Shirley, after Washington beat Boise State 38-6, in a NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Seattle.

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Josh Shirley leaves Washington Husky football program

The Seattle Times is reporting that Shirley would like to play his senior season closer to his native Southern California.

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Poll ranks best, worst modern U.S. Presidents

Voters were split over which of the two most recent presidents has done a better job.

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All 16 of Tim Howard’s saves in one amazing video

Yes, the U.S. was knocked out of the World Cup. But at least we went out in record-setting style.

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Things Tim Howard Could Save

The United States goalie set a World Cup record with 16 saves against Belgium. Here's what else he could #save.

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Letter written in 1931 finally delivered

It took more than 80 years, but the post office finally delivers.

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Lawyer seeks to stop team from paying Hernandez

A lawyer for the families of two men allegedly killed by the former Patriot want to prevent bar the team from paying him a $3.2 million bonus.

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Police officer among 5 hurt in Mount Vernon fire

Fire displaces about 200 in Mount Vernon

Atmosphere seen at Holly Robinson Peete's Screening of Relativity's "Earth To Echo" Benefiting the HollyRod Foundation at Pacific Theatres at the Grove on Monday, June 16, 2014, in Los Angeles, California.

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REVIEW: ‘E.T.’ meets ‘Super 8′ in ‘Earth to Echo’

"Earth to Echo" finds an adorable extra terrestrial in need of a friend. Sound familiar?

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 2.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 1

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Zunino’s homer lifts Mariners past Indians

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Mike Zunino's two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night.

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Bellingham to host 2015 WCL All-Star Game

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The Bellingham Bells are pleased to announce that the City of Bellingham and the Bells will host the 2015 West Coast League All-Star Game.

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Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, laughs as he stands with Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Marshawn Lynch has joined Seattle Seahawks training camp after missing the first week.

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Florida State tops preseason Amway coaches’ poll

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston throws a pass before an NCAA college football game against Miami Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla.

Rounding out the top five were Alabama, Oklahoma, Oregon and Auburn with the first-ever playoff looming at the end season.