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Hair dresser faces voyeurism charges in Arizona cities

A man who allegedly traveled around Arizona pretending to be a hair dresser so he could take sexually explicit photos of his clients has been apprehended.

St. Joseph girl dies days after being pulled from lake

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 5-year-old St. Joseph girl who was pulled from a lake on Thursday has died.

2 drown in southwest Missouri creek

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says two men drowned in a southwest Missouri creek when one man tried to save the other.

Missouri mansion searched after assault allegations

Authorities have searched a large southwest Missouri home after women reported they may have been sexually assaulted there, according to court documents.

Post 5 Seniors to face Washington in tournament

The Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors will look to continue their winning ways this afternoon at the Zone Tournament.

Turkish journalist settles lawsuit over protest arrest

A Turkish journalist has reached a settlement in a lawsuit against the St. Louis County Police Department over his arrest at the Ferguson police shooting protests.

U.S. faces Panama in Gold Cup third-place game

Asked what winning the third-place game at the CONCACAF Gold Cup would mean, U.S. captain Michael Bradley paused for a moment, then said softly, “Not much.”

Long trips ahead Russia for fans, teams at 2018 World Cup

Russia insists fans will not face problems following their teams around Russia for the 2018 World Cup, even as FIFA’s schedule gave some competitors lengthy travel distances in the group stage.

Multiple infractions found by Tyndall at Southern Miss

The NCAA has outlined serious rules violations committed at Southern Mississippi, finding multiple infractions by the men’s basketball program during former coach Donnie Tyndall’s tenure.

Gabby Douglas back in gym

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Gabby Douglas is exasperated. Again and again and again the defending women’s Olympic all-around champion emphatically slaps her right hand on one of the picnic tables that sit just past the front desk at Buckeye Gymnastics, the latest home in her nomadic career.

USA Gymnastics coordinator Karolyi likely done after Rio

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Martha Karolyi will likely retire after the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, the longtime U.S. women’s gymnastics coach said Friday.

Toronto still on the fence about bid for Olympics

TORONTO — Toronto mayor John Tory said Canada’s largest city will make a decision “very quickly” whether to bid for the 2024 Olympics.

NASCAR drivers adjusting to new rules package at Brickyard

A new rules package for Indianapolis Motor Speedway provided visibility issues for drivers. More troubling for NASCAR, though, is that after nearly five hours of practice Friday, there was little indication the changes will produce better racing.

Brazilian athlete sought for alleged sex assault

A Brazilian water polo player who competed in the Pan Am Games is wanted in an alleged sex assault in Toronto, and police believe he has left the country.

Hamilton ominously quick as he eyes win at Hungarian GP

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton looks ominously quick as he bids to win the Hungarian Grand Prix for a fifth time, topping both practices on Friday while his Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg struggled for consistency.

Johnson eyes another Indy victory

Jimmie Johnson wants to kneel down and kiss the Indy bricks for a fifth time. He wants a record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup championship.

Los Angeles police kill gunman on busy shopping street

A man with a gun was fatally shot by Los Angeles police on Friday in a busy shopping district in the San Fernando Valley, authorities said.

Thompson, Lee, Salas share Meijer LPGA Classic lead

Lexi Thompson birdied six of the first eight holes and wanted more.

Man charged in southeastern Missouri shooting death

A southeastern Missouri man is jailed without bond after being accused in the shooting death of a man who was found slumped over the steering wheel of a vehicle.

Chad Campbell shoots 63 to take Canadian Open lead

Chad Campbell was perfectly content to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend at the Canadian Open after falling a stroke short of the course record.

Allenby withdraws from Canadian Open after split with caddie

Robert Allenby has withdrawn from the Canadian Open after splitting with his caddie in the middle of the first round, with a fan carrying his bag the rest of the way.

Willett holds one-stroke edge at European Masters

Danny Willett shot an 8-under 62 Friday to open up a one-shot lead in the European Masters before thunderstorms stopped the completion of the second round.

Montgomerie among leaders at wet Senior British Open

Torrential rain wiped out most play Friday at the Senior British Open with more than half the field still to start their second round.

Kansas City OKs finance deal for new convention hotel

Kansas City officials have approved a financing deal for building a new downtown convention center hotel.

18-year-old dies week after St. Louis house explosion

Authorities say one of two people injured when a St. Louis house exploded earlier this month has died.

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Grichuk, Cooney lead Cardinals over Braves 4-2

Randal Grichuk homered and rookie Tim Cooney threw seven solid innings to earn his first major league win, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.

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Kazmir pitches well in Astros debut, beating Royals 4-0

Scott Kazmir pitched seven strong innings in his Houston debut, leading the Astros to a 4-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.

Friday's MLB Capsules

Games played on July 24, 2015

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Justin Turner homered and drove in three runs against his former club, emergency starter Ian Thomas hurled five effective innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 7-2 on Friday night.

Froome calls Nibali's Stage 19 actions "unsportsmanlike"

Chris Froome always expected his rivals to throw everything at him and his Tour de France race lead. He just didn’t expect that would happen when he was stopped by the side of the road.

Friday's Golf Capsules

Tournaments played on July 24, 2015

GOLF TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Chad Campbell shot a 9-under 63 on Friday in the Canadian Open to take a two-stroke lead over Brian Harman.

Ex-SEMO president to earn up to $75,000 as consultant

The longtime president of Southeast Missouri State University, who retired last month, will remain on the payroll as a consultant.

Cardinals bolster bullpen, get Cishek in trade with Marlins

The NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals have bolstered their bullpen, getting Steve Cishek in a trade with the Miami Marlins.

Royals recall INF Cuthbert from Triple-A, send down Coleman

The Kansas City Royals have recalled infielder Cheslor Cuthbert from Triple-A Omaha and sent down infielder Dusty Coleman.

Search continues for missing Missouri boy, 13

Authorities in southern Missouri are continuing their search for a 13-year-old boy with autism who's been missing for more than two weeks.

Nixon: Claims against LeVota ‘deeply troubling’

Gov. Jay Nixon called claims a state senator from his own party made unwanted sexual advances toward interns “deeply troubling” on Thursday and said they raise questions about his ability to serve in office.

GOP attorney Hawley to run for attorney general

Republican attorney and University of Missouri School of Law associate professor Josh Hawley announced plans Thursday to run for state attorney general.

Post 5 wins to open Zone Tournament

The Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors opened Zone Tournament play Thursday night with a 4-0 victory against Warrenton Post 122.

Police say gun connects suspect to 2 Missouri deaths

Police say evidence from a gun proves that a western Missouri man killed a former girlfriend and her teenage son weeks after he was charged with forcing her to stay inside a wooden crate at their home.

SEC contenders relying on players back from injury

The fortunes of several potential Southeastern Conference contenders could hinge largely on players returning from serious injuries.

Missouri man gets 30 years for exposing sex partners to HIV

A Missouri man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for knowingly exposing a sexual partner to the virus that causes AIDS.

Three Arkansas basketball players arrested on forgery complaint

Police arrested three University of Arkansas basketball players Wednesday, alleging they used counterfeit money to buy merchandise at three locations near campus.

NASCAR, Indy honoring Marine vet Jeff Kyle at Brickyard

Jeff Kyle raced up to 150 mph during a recent charity drive at Texas Motor Speedway, a welcome relief for the former Marine.

U.S. men disappointed after stunning Gold Cup loss

Jurgen Klinsmann strolled into the room in the basement of the Georgia Dome, not looking overly concerned about the biggest upset loss in U.S. men’s soccer history.

Kansas City man charged in death of boy, 3

A Kansas City man has been charged in the death of a 3-year-old boy who was killed when shots were fired into his family's home.

Cape Girardeau man convicted in 2013 murder of wife, son

A Cape Girardeau businessman has been found guilty of killing his wife and 18-year-old son.

Man accused of threatening to bomb Springfield church

A southwestern Missouri man is accused of threatening to blow up a church and kill everyone in the congregation.

Jeff Gordon honored by boyhood home

Jeff Gordon felt right at home Thursday back in small-town Indiana.

Union offers to settle with NFL on Brady suspension

The players’ union proposed a settlement on Tom Brady’s four-game suspension last week that was “met with silence” by the NFL, a person familiar with the proposal said.

Defiant Rosberg looking to put heat on F1 teammate

Lewis Hamilton’s impressive record at the Hungarian Grand Prix gives Nico Rosberg extra motivation as he tries to close the gap on his Mercedes teammate in the Formula One title race.

Froome still leads Tour halfway through Alps

The road snaked back and forth like spaghetti stuck to a wall, 18 hairpin bends, climbed for the first time in the 112-year history of the Tour de France.