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9:00 PM: Akron, Ohio mayor Don Plusquellic helped chase down a man who had stolen a friend's purse during a downtown music show Friday night. The man had tried to get a $100 ransom to return the purse, but Plusquellic convinced him to give the purse back & surrender to police.

8:45 PM: The golf ball Rory McIlory sunk to win the 2014 British Open is currently up for bids in an online auction that ends August 9th. (H/T Geoff Shackelford)

8:30 PM: From The Onion: "According to a new study published Monday by the University of Pennsylvania, the overwhelming majority of football fans are far more informed on the health of NFL players than that of their own parents."

8:15 PM: The San Antonio Express-News reports Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis met with San Antonio city officials on July 18 about possibly moving the team to the Texas city.

8:00 PM: WDTV reports witness intimidation charges against West Virginia running back Wendell Smallwood have been dropped. Smallwood faced the charges involving a 2012 shooting death in Wilmington, Delaware.

7:45 PM: Former pro wrestler & Minnesota governor Jesse Ventura won a $1.8 million defamation lawsuit against the estate of former Navy SEAL turned author Chris Kyle. Kyle claimed in his book "American Sniper" that he punched out Ventura at a bar, an incident Ventura denied ever happened.

7:30 PM: A jury on Monday found Ed Thomas not guilty in the October 18 shooting death of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed. A second suspect, Kristopher Pratt, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in Reed's death.

7:15 PM: New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees said on Tuesday about wanting to play in the NFL until he's 45: "I'm serious. But I'm not delusional. I know that that's something that would be extremely difficult to do."

7:00 PM: CNBC's Michael McCarthy tweets: "In comparison to @stephenasmith's 1-week off air, @TonyKornheiser was suspended from @PTI for 2 weeks in 2010 for making fun of Hannah Storm"

6:45 PM: Whoopi Goldberg said she agreed with Stephen A. Smith's comments about men hitting women back: "You have to teach women, do not live with this idea that men have this chivalry thing still with them; don't assume that that is still in place."

6:30 PM: The Buffalo News reports seven-time Stanley Cup winner Bryan Trottier is set to become a new assistant coach with the Buffalo Sabres.

6:15 PM: L.A. Clippers player Matt Barnes tweeted his thanks to his social media followers for helping Sacramento police apprehend Michael Lee Williams, who is accused of the stabbing death of Barnes' aunt Tanganyika Williams.

6:00 PM: A 21-year-old youth soccer coach was arrested for allegedly stabbing an opposing player during a post-game brawl at the Gothia Cup tournament in Gothenburg, Sweden.

5:45 PM: The Toronto Star reports a Cleveland-produced "Caucasians" t-shirt mocking the Indians' Chief Wahoo logo has become a big seller on Indian reservations in Ontario.

5:30 PM: The International Cricket Council has warned English player Moeen Ali to stop wearing "Free Palestine" & "Save Gaza" wristbands during England's test match against India.

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