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Woods (65) leads by three over McIlroy, Rose

ATLANTA – Tiger Woods is three shots ahead and one round away from capping his comeback season with a moment that has defined his career. Winning. Woods played the most dynamic golf he has all year Saturday with six birdies in his opening seven holes to build a five-shot lead. He cooled from there with…

Update: NorCal Rapist suspect arrested. He’s a 58-year-old safety specialist at UC Berkeley

Five months after an arrest in the East Area Rapist/Golden State Killer case, authorities in Sacramento announced the arrest of another serial rape suspect Friday morning: the so-called NorCal Rapist, who terrorized victims over a 15-year period beginning in 1991. Roy Charles Waller, 58, a UC Berkeley safety specialist who lives in Benicia with his…

Man Shoots 4 People Near Pennsylvania Court, Then Is Killed by Police

ImageLaw enforcement and emergency personnel outside the Masontown Borough Municipal Center in Pennsylvania, where the authorities say a gunman shot four people before being killed by a police officer.CreditCreditMike Jones/Observer-Reporter, via Associated PressA man walked into a municipal building south of Pittsburgh on Wednesday and shot four people — including a police sergeant — before…

Two officers at scene of Laquan McDonald’s shooting offer crucial testimony on first day of Van Dyke’s trial

Chicago police officers trailed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald for more than half a mile, keeping their distance and buying time.Even after McDonald punctured the tire of a squad car with a small folding knife, no one threatened to shoot him. Walking slowly down Pulaski Road, McDonald was pinned in by a construction fence to his right…

NFL Week 2 Live: Eagles Lose; Jaguars Beat Patriots

• The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Pittsburgh Steelers, 42-37, behind a standout performance from quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who threw for six touchdowns.• The reigning Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles fell to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 21-27.• Refresh here for live scores, updates and analysis from N.F.L. Week 2.Photo Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers played…

Typhoon Mangkhut: Storm Slams Philippines on Landfall

Photo Braving rain and strong winds from Typhoon Mangkhut in Manila before dawn on Saturday. So far, the Philippine capital seemed to have been spared the worst of the storm. Credit Bullit Marquez/Associated Press Typhoon Mangkhut struck the Philippines early Saturday after thousands of people evacuated their homes to dodge the 550-mile wide storm as…

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