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Hennie Otto remains in lead at Italian Open - THE YUMA SUN
TURIN, Italy (AP) — Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 1-under 71 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Italian Open, where Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup will go down to the wire. Otto, who won this ...
DUI patrols out in force for holiday - THE YUMA SUN
Local law enforcement agencies will increase their patrols of the Yuma area during Labor Day weekend to target motorists driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. “Our increased patrol will begin on Friday night and end Monday morning,” said ...
Grandal, Padres beat Dodgers 3-2 in 12 - THE YUMA SUN
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Yasmani Grandal singled in the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Diego Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Friday night. Earlier in the inning, the Dodgers used a five-man infield, including a ...
Community members unite to aid teen with cancer - THE YUMA SUN
The Yuma community has come together to help a local teen boy with cancer, raising over $45,000 to augment the cost of his medical bills. Johnny Weathersby, 13, was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma (bone cancer) on May 22, 2014 after doctors at Yuma Regional ...
Tobin maintains thin lead in Arizona US House race - THE YUMA SUN
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona House Speaker Andy Tobin maintains a thin lead over rancher Gary Kiehne for the Republican nomination in the 1st Congressional District. As of 5:30 p.m. Friday, Tobin led by 366 votes out of 51,501 votes cast in the race.
Federer improves to 24-1 at night in Ashe at Open - THE YUMA SUN
NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer produced one particularly brilliant backhand lob that he celebrated by wagging a finger overhead during a straight-set second-round victory at the U.S. Open. The second-seeded Federer beat 104th-ranked Sam Groth of Australia ...
Betts hits grand slam, Red Sox beat Rays 8-4 - THE YUMA SUN
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Mookie Betts hit his first career grand slam, Anthony Ranaudo pitched six effective innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Friday night. After Yoenis Cespedes drove in his second run of the game with ...
I.K. Kim increases Portland Classic lead - THE YUMA SUN
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — I.K. Kim increased her lead to three strokes Friday in the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic, shooting a 5-under 67 to reach 12 under. The South Korean player had seven birdies and two bogeys in her morning round in cloudy, calm ...
Verlander in control, Tigers beat White Sox - THE YUMA SUN
CHICAGO (AP) — Justin Verlander turned in one of his most effective outings this year and once again beat the White Sox, leading the Detroit Tigers past Chicago 7-1 Friday night. The contending Tigers won for the fifth time in six games. Chicago has lost ...
Cook terrific, Spartans beat Jacksonville St 45-7 - THE YUMA SUN
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Connor Cook threw a long touchdown pass for Michigan State's first points of the season — and coach Mark Dantonio's immediate reaction was concern. That's because Cook needed to be helped off the field after a late hit to his ...