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  High schooler returns to football 2 years after losing part of his leg

A California high school sophomore is back on the football field after an injury kept him off for two years. He hasn't lost his love for the sport that cost him part of his leg.

  Patriots’ Brown practices, status for Sunday’s game unclear

  Antonio Brown faces rape accusations by former trainer

Cat survives being shot in face twice with rifle

19 Slams: Nadal stops Medvedev comeback bid to win US Open

Cut by Raiders, Brown becoming a Patriot on eve of opener

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final

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Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match

15-year-old American Gauff’s US Open run ends against Osaka

Skaggs family ‘shocked’ over possible Angels link to death

Hall of Famer Jim Langer, of the Dolphins perfect season, dead at 71

Report: Patriots unlikely to visit the White House

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

The Indianapolis Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The oft-injured star is retiring at age 29.

Son charged in death of ex-NFL lineman Bennett, wife

The son of former NFL lineman Barry Bennett is accused of shooting Bennett and his wife multiple times, killing them, then driving out of state and boarding a flight to Mexico, according to criminal charges filed Friday.

Former Longhorns, NFL RB Benson dies in motorcycle accident

Benson's attorney, Sam Bassett, said Austin law enforcement told him that Benson was killed in the wreck Saturday night. Bassett said he did not have details of the accident.

Earnhardt Jr. takes weekend off after plane crash

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three were in a plane crash landing Thursday near Bristol Motor Speedway.

Police release video of Yankees GM being stopped at gunpoint

  US fencing medalist Imboden kneels during anthem at Pan Am Games

Fire extinguisher damaged after player’s tantrum creates clubhouse mess for Atlanta Braves

  Newly-released body cam video shows ‘white substance’ on hood of GSU quarterback’s car

White Sox, Yankees to play at ‘Field of Dreams’ in 2020

In video, Kaepernick says he’s ‘still ready’ to return

  Okasaki says Aloha after 46 seasons with Rainbow Warriors

While Okasaki didn’t want to make his retirement a big deal, the coaches had no hesitation talking about one of the unsung heroes of the program for the past four decades.

  Rolovich pleased with Warrior defensive, needs more urgency from offense

“The defensive is bringing some serious juice and togetherness and ingredients that make you think we could be improved on that side,” Rolovich said.

Dolphins’ Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dies at age 78

Buoniconti was bypassed in the NFL draft but went on to a 15-year career. He helped the Dolphins win back-to-back Super Bowls, including the 1972 team that finished 17-0.

Warriors well represented in United States Pan American Games team

Hawaii associate coach Milan Zarkovic serves as the head coach for the team.

Jill Ellis stepping down as women’s national team coach

Ellis will remain with the team for a World Cup victory tour, which kicks off Saturday with a match against Ireland at the Rose Bowl.

White: Penn’s next fight will be his last ‘win, lose or draw’

Penn owns a record of 16-14-2 with his last win coming in 2010 against Matt Hughes. While White admits that Penn is far past his prime, the Hilo native still wants to compete.

Egan Bernal wins Tour de France

Egan Bernal has become the first Colombian to win the Tour de France as the three-week race ended with the 21st and final stage on the Champs-Elysees.

Holloway defends UFC featherweight title with unanimous decision win over Edgar at UFC 240

With the win, Holloway improves to 21-4 in his career and has now won 14 fights in a row at 145 pounds.

Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz out of hospital after shooting

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is out of the hospital following three surgeries after being shot in the back at a bar in the Dominican Republic.

Holloway makes weight ahead of UFC 240 title fight against Edgar

The Waianae native tipped the scales at 145 pounds while Edgar weighed in at 144.5 pounds.

  Rainbow Warriors kick off 2019 season as fall training camp begins

From July 26-August 17th, the Warriors will host 20 practices in preparation for the 2019 season with the first eight scheduled practices open to the public.

Padello selected to Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

The senior defensive lineman has been named to the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, presented to the FBS player that best combines exemplary community service with athletic and academic achievement.

Meskell named to Lou Groza Award Watch List

The award is presented annually to the nation’s top placekicker.

  Rolovich hoping for good fortune ahead of training camp

Rainbow Warrior football head coach Nick Rolovich decided to put his team’s destiny in his own hands - and in the hands of Lady Fortune.

  Warriors join Sunrise during Mountain West Media Day

The Rainbow Warrior football team made its way to the ninth island this week for Mountain West Media Day to speak with local and national media outlets, and take a look into the future.

  Rolovich addresses Sanitoa’s death, reflects on his legacy

Sanitoa, 21, died earlier this month, just a matter of weeks before the start of the team’s 2019 fall training camp.

  Holloway, Macfarlane weigh in on Mauna Kea protests

Macfarlane, despite currently residing in San Diego, traveled home to the islands this weekend to join protestors at Mauna Kea on the Big Island in their peaceful protest against the construction of the heavily-debated Thirty-Meter Telescope.

Byrd named to All-Mountain West Preseason Team

Byrd, a senior from Los Angeles, finished second for the ‘Bows in receiving yards behind John Ursua and eighth in the Mountain West with 970 receiving yards, averaging 69.3 yards per game.

Warriors picked to finish fourth in West Division in Mountain West Preseason Poll

Hawaii received one first place vote and 67 total points.

2020 Olympics are in reach for Moore, but she’s not getting ahead of herself

Moore, 26, is now in search of a fourth world title but perhaps more importantly, an opportunity to represent Hawaii and the United States in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Levao named to 2019 Rimington Trophy Watch List

Levao, a senior at Manoa, moved to center for the final three games of last season after starting the first 11 at right tackle.

Moore wins Corona Open J-Bay, earns World No. 1 ranking

oore, an Oahu native, earned her first victory of the season by outpointing Peterson by a score of 15.47-14.60. With the win, Moore is the new World No. 1 surfer in the 2019 rankings.

NFL won’t suspend Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill in case involving son

The league said Friday it has not been given access to information in the court proceedings, and a district attorney in June said an investigation was dropped because officials couldn't prove who injured the boy.

Tagovailoa listed as co-favorite for 2019 Heisman Trophy

The former Saint Louis signal-caller is currently listed as a co-favorite to hoist the Heisman Trophy this December along with Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence.

  Hawaii surfers making noise at Corona Open J-Bay

Kauai's Sebastian Zietz took down Michel Bourez in South Africa and will take on Filipe Toledo in the next round. Fellow Kauai native Malia Manuel took down Sally Fitzgibbons and will now face Lakey Peterson.

Byrd, Ward named to 2019 Biletnikofff Award Preseason Watch List

The award annually recognizes the nation's outstanding receiver, regardless of position.

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies

Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85.

  NFL hopeful Vakameilalo looks to fulfill lifelong dream

After going undrafted in the 2019 NFL Draft, Kapolei High School graduate Kalani Vakameilalo wasn't ready to quit on his dream of playing in the NFL.

Ikei, Corbett victorious at 2019 Junior Women’s National Championships

The two wrestlers from Hawaii represented their Team USA in the Junior Wrestling National Championships this week in North Dakota with both winning their respective weight divisions.

Tagovailoa reflects on National Championship loss, calls it a ‘good experience’

Crimson Tide quarterback and former Saint Louis star Tua Tagovailoa is grateful for the lessons he learned from that defeat to the Tigers.

Secret brand deodorant donates $529,000 to US women’s soccer to help close pay gap

The company, which supports U.S. soccer through its Secret deodorant brand, says it will donate $529,000 — $23,000 for each of the 23 players on the U.S. team that won the World Cup earlier this month — to help close the pay gap.

Djokovic edges Federer in 5 sets for 5th Wimbledon trophy

By barely emerging to win 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3) after nearly five tight, tense and terrific hours, Djokovic claimed his fifth championship at the All England Club and second in a row.

Halep wins Wimbledon, stops Williams’ bid for 24th Slam

Pretty much perfect from start to finish, Halep beat Williams 6-2, 6-2 in stunning fashion in the final at the All England Club on Saturday.

  Texas sheriff apologizes to Patriots player, defends deputy

Deputy Adam Watkins, who is white, ultimately was issued a verbal reprimand for how he conducted the stop, according to sheriff's Capt. Steve Holtz.

Iowa woman sets world record for heaviest female to complete marathon

At 346 pounds, the Quad Cities woman set the world record for heaviest female to complete a marathon.

Jim Bouton, former pitcher, “Ball Four” author, dies at 80

Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died.

Kamaka misses weight for second time, expelled from PFL

The Waianae native tipped the scales at 171.8 pounds this morning, .8 pounds over the welterweight limit with a pound allowance.

Spurrier, Beamer named head coaches for 2020 Polynesian Bowl

Spurrier will serve as Head Coach for Team Mauka (Mountain) while Beamer will serve as Head Coach for Team Makai (Ocean).

  2019 AAU Junior Olympics showcases local, international hockey

Kids and adults from the ages of 8-35 make up the teams from five different countries - South Korea, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, mainland USA and Hawaii.

Pitolo earns UFC contract with impressive TKO victory

Pitolo, 28, jumped up to middleweight (185 pounds) for the first time in his career to take on Sumter and the risk paid off in a big way.

NYC to host ticker-tape parade for soccer champs Wednesday

It will be the city's first ticker-tape parade since the team's Women's World Cup win in 2015.

Hawaii gymnasts show out during 2019 USA Gymnastics National Championships

Among the seven medalists were Kayttie Nakamura who finished in 1st double-mini trampoline while Sydney Senter finished in 2nd place in the senior elite divisions.

Coco Gauff loses at Wimbledon, while Williams wins again

The 15-year-old American who made news by beating Venus Williams last week lost in the fourth round.

US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0

The United States won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday night when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal.

USWNT wins 2019 World Cup with 2-0 victory over Netherlands

With the win, the U.S. have won back-to-back World Cups (2015, 2019)

  Social media reacts to death of Hawaii football linebacker Scheyenne Sanitoa

Fans, family and former teammates of Sanitoa offered their condolences and their reaction to the sudden news:

  Coco Gauff, 15, pulls off another upset at Wimbledon

As it is, Gauff was the youngest player to qualify for Wimbledon in the professional era, winning three matches last week against higher-ranked women in the preliminary rounds.

Miami Dolphins player Kendrick Norton loses arm in crash

Norton played at the University of Miami and was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the seventh round in 2018. The Dolphins signed him in December.

Realin, Ikei take home medals for Team USA during 2019 Pan American Championships

Realin, a junior at Kamehameha-Kapalama, won gold in the 57 kg division in Mexico over the weekend while Ikei took home silver in the 53 kg division in Guatemala.

US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

After a nerve wracking semifinal, the U.S. Women's national team will play in the World Cup Final.

Report: Nike pulls Betsy Ross flag sneaker after Kaepernick complaint

The shoe's heel has a U.S. flag with 13 white stars in a circle on it, known as the Betsy Ross flag.

Angels, MLB mourn Tyler Skaggs after pitcher dies in hotel room

Skaggs died Monday, when the 27-year-old pitcher was found unresponsive in his Texas hotel room. The scheduled series opener against the Rangers was postponed.

Florence ruptures ACL, likely done for 2019

He announced on Instagram that he is undergoing surgery and will likely be out for the rest of the year.

USA takes on England in 2019 Women’s World Cup semifinals

America defeated France 2-1 last week to book its ticket to the semifinals against England. The winner of the match will take on the winner of the Netherlands vs. Sweden.

  Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies at age 27

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday at the age of 27, stunning Major League Baseball and leading to the postponement of the team’s game against the Texas Rangers.

Gauff, just 15, shocks 5-time champ Venus, 39, at Wimbledon

Coco Gauff, already the youngest competitor ever to qualify at the All England Club in the professional era, showed the poise and power of a much older, much more experienced player, pulling off a 6-4, 6-4 victory in the first round over Venus Williams, who at 39 was the oldest woman in the field.

Megan Rapinoe accepts Rep. Ocasio-Cortez’s invitation to tour House of Representatives

After the Yanks eliminated host nation France 2-1 in the quarterfinals of the Women’s World Cup, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) invited Rapinoe and the women’s national team to tour the lower house anytime.

Dominican police arrest ‘mastermind’ in David Ortiz shooting

Police said Víctor Hugo Gómez was detained in the Caribbean country. No further details were immediately released.