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Women’s World Cup victors to be honored with rally in Los Angeles

Women's World Cup final seen by record 26.7 million in US

Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, lands a left against Manny Pacquiao, from the Philippines, during their welterweight title fight on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Las Vegas.

Mayweather stripped of welterweight title

Dan Rafael of ESPN.com is reporting the WBO has stripped Floyd "Money" Mayweather of its welterweight world title for failure to comply with the organization's rules.

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper (34) watches the ball after hitting a home run as Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto, left, watches during the second inning of their baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington, Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Nationals slugger Harper to skip All-Star Home Run Derby

Nationals star Bryce Harper won't participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby because his father isn't available to pitch to him.

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Wimbledon: Williams defeats Williams, Djokovic & Anderson match suspended due to darkness

Manic Monday at Wimbledon, the craziest day of the two-week tournament at the All England Club had all 16 fourth-round matches on the schedule.

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Rodriguez beats Froome to win crash-marred 3rd stage of Tour

Spanish veteran Joaquim Rodriguez won the crash-marred third stage of the Tour de France on Monday, with British rider Chris Froome finishing second.

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US enjoys 1 final title celebration before leaving Canada

A day after the United States claimed its third Women's World Cup title, the party was still going on in Vancouver on Monday.

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AP source: Giants aware of Pierre-Paul’s fireworks injury

A person with knowledge of the incident tells The A.P. that the Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries.

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MLB: 4 Royals elected All-Star starters

Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City's Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game.

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Serena downs Venus to reach Wimbledon quarters

A contest featuring the sisters, who between them have hoisted the Rosewater Dish 10 times, should have been a blockbuster but turned out to be yet another awkward anti-climax.

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McIlroy suffers severe ankle injury ahead of British Open

Rory McIlroy's defense of golf's British Open has been thrown into doubt.

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WATCH: Women’s World Cup highlights

A true explosion of goals between the United States and Japanese made for a very entertaining Women's World Cup Final.

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U.S. triumph caps truly global Women’s World Cup

The United States returned to the pinnacle of women's soccer with a 5-2 crushing of Japan in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at the end of a riveting tournament that pushed the sport into new territory.

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Hot dog eating champ Joey Chestnut dethroned

Matt Stonie upset Joey "Jaws" Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory at the annual extreme eating contest.

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U.S. capture Women’s World Cup title

Carli Lloyd records a hat trick and the USA claims the Women's World Cup!

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World Cup: U.S. goes for the big prize

The Women's World Cup final today in Vancouver features a rematch of the final four years ago, the U.S. against Japan

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Women’s World Cup: England beats Germany to finish 3rd

England's victory over the top-ranked Germans came after a gut-wrenching 2-1 semifinal loss to Japan that was decided on an own goal on Wednesday.

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.

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Dempsey, Chandler score as US beats Guatemala 4-0

Clint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, Timmy Chandler scored his first international goal and the United States routed Guatemala

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Oilers sign Connor McDavid to 3-year, entry-level contract

The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with center Connor McDavid on a three-year, entry-level contract.

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Today in entertainment history: July 7

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Castellanos has 4 RBIs, Tigers win 12-5

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Nick Castellanos hit a home run and drove in four runs to lead a 19-hit outburst from the Detroit Tigers in a 12-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday.

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The Bells take an early lead in the first inning and hold on to win 5-2 over the Cowlitz Black Bears

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The Bells take an early lead in the first inning and hold on to win 5-2 over the Cowlitz Black Bears tonight at Joe Martin Field in Bellingham.

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Whatcom Real Estate market almost has hot as weather

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Second quarter saw home sales increase 28.4%

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Bellingham council considers forcing employers to give paid sick leave

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If you get sick and can’t work, what happens? This may sound like the beginning of a commercial, but it’s actually something many Bellingham residents often have to think about.