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Wednesday, Jul 18

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MLB star apologizes for racist, homophobic tweets

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They surfaced during MLB All-Star Game Milwaukee Brewers reliever pitched in; he later said he posted the tweets when he was "young, immature and stupid"

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Record 10 homers, slew of strikeouts as AL wins MLB All-Star Game

CBS News / U.S.

AL topped NL 8-6 in 10 innings as seemingly all-or-nothing contest reflected in-season trends

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Cambage breaks WNBA scoring record with 53-point game

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Cambage scored 53 points to set a WNBA record Tuesday, leading the Dallas Wings to a 104-87 victory over the New York Liberty

Tuesday, Jul 17

22

French World Cup star Mbappé donates earnings to children's charity

CBS News / U.S.

The French striker netted four goals during the 2018 FIFA World Cup and was named the best young player of the tournament

Wrestlers sue Ohio State over late doctor's "rampant sexual misconduct"

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The suit describes Richard Strauss​ as "a prolific sexual predator" who might have assaulted 1,500 or more male students at Ohio State

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Golfer Stacy Lewis applauds sponsor for honoring contract through pregnancy

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Serena Williams dedicated Saturday’s Wimbledon final to mothers around the world. Even though she lost, she wowed fans by making it to the final just 10 months after giving birth. Golfing superstar Stacy Lewis is also paving the way for…

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Bryce Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park

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Harper thrilled the home crowd Monday night with display of power that carried him past Kyle Schwarber of the Chicago Cubs

Monday, Jul 16

23

Bill Reiter on France's World Cup victory and golf's upcoming Open Championship

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Bill Reiter, host of "Reiter's Block" on CBS Sports HQ, joins CBSN to discuss France's World Cup victory, the future of U.S. men's soccer, and Jordan Spieth and Tiger Woods' chances in golf's Open Championship in Scotland later this week.

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Pussy Riot charged after on-field protest delays World Cup

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The group said the police uniforms symbolized how Russian police's actions fall short of their "heavenly" depiction in literature and called for reforms

02

France wins 2nd World Cup title, defeating Croatia 4-2

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France won the World Cup on Sunday after defeating Croatia 4-2. It's the country's second World Cup title since 1998. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.

Sunday, Jul 15

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Former NHL goalie Ray Emery dead at 35

Hamilton Police said Emery was identified as the victim of the swimming accident Sunday morning

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France wins World Cup, beating Croatia 4-2

CBS News / Health

World Cup final featured a series of firsts, including an own goal and a penalty awarded after a video review

After nearly skipping Wimbledon, Djokovic wins fourth title

CBS News / Health

It is Djokovic's 13th major trophy, the fourth-highest total in the history of men's tennis

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Open: This is "Face the Nation," July 15, 2018

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This week on "Face the Nation," moderator Margaret Brennan interviews Rep. Trey Gowdy, Sen. John Cornyn and Rep. Joe Crowley. Plus, an excerpt of "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor's interview with President Trump ahead of his summit with…

Men in Blazers: "Soccer is the perfect internet sport"

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No one's cheering louder about the increasing popularity of football (sorry, soccer) in the United States than Roger Bennett and his fellow transplanted Brit, Michael Davies. Known as the "Men in Blazers," the two (sporting trademark…

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World Cup madness hits the U.S.

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Jim Axelrod meets with the "Men in Blazers" – soccer aficionados Michael Davies and Roger Bennett – who talk about the rise in popularity of soccer (sorry, football!) in the United States, and attribute it to the rise of a new medium: the…

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World Series of Poker champion wins $8.8 million

CBS News / SciTech

The 33-year-old won the famed tournament Sunday at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas

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Belgium defeats England 2-0 for third place at World Cup

CBS News / U.S.

France and Croatia will play in the final on Sunday at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow

Saturday, Jul 14

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Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton watch Serena Williams compete in Wimbledon final

CBS News / U.S.

Angelique Kerber beat Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3, to win Wimbledon

Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon

CBS News

The 36-year-old Williams was seeking a 24th Grand Slam title 10 months after having her first child

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Saturday Sessions: The Wild Feathers perform “Big Sky”

Based in Nashville, the Wild Feathers got their start back in 2010 and took off when their self-titled debut hit No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. Soon they were opening for legendary artists such as Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, and…

Friday, Jul 13

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France and Croatia to face off in World Cup final

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Sports fans worldwide will be watching this Sunday as France and Croatia face off in the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Bill Reiter of CBS Sports HQ breaks down the matchup, as well as England's heartbreak, and a little bit of the…

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Wimbledon 2018: Anderson defeats Isner in 6-hour semifinal

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The fifth set alone lasted nearly 3 hours as the semifinal became a test of endurance more than skill

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Soccer finally scores in the U.S.

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The rise in the sport's popularity among American fans has run parallel to the rise of a new medium: the internet

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3-year-old leads national anthem at baseball game

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A 3-year-old named Drake was asked to sing the national anthem at the Auburn Doubledays game in Auburn, New York, and he hit it out of the park

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Papa John's fallout continues in Louisville

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Papa John's founder John Schnatter stepped down as chairman of the company over his use of a racial slur, but his name remains on the University of Louisville's Cardinal Stadium. Now some players want it off. WLKY's Emily Maher reports.

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LeSean McCoy's ex-girlfriend suspected NFL star was involved in attack, 911 call reveals

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Newly released 911 calls reveal LeSean McCoy's ex-girlfriend told police she suspected the NFL star was involved in her brutal beating. Delicia Cordon called police minutes after she was pistol-whipped by a masked assailant. Her attorney…

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Ex-girlfriend suspected NFL star was behind brutal attack, 911 call reveals

CBS News / U.S.

Delicia Cordon's attorney tells CBS News her client is no longer certain the NFL star was involved in the attack

Thursday, Jul 12

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J.J. Watt donates $10K to fallen firefighter's family

CBS News / Health

The NFL defensive star, who hails from Waukesha, Wisconsin, continues to spread goodwill to those in need