Rainier Ehrhardt/NASCAR via Getty Images(ELKHART LAKE, Wis.) — While the Sprint Cup Series was idle this weekend, the XFINITY Series was in action at Road America in Wisconsin.

Paul Menard, a native of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, won the Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville on Saturday.

It was his third career XFINITY Series win at the track.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here’s the latest scores and winners:


N-Y Mets 5, Boston 4
N-Y Yankees 20, Atlanta 6
Oakland 7, Arizona 4, 11 Innings


Toronto 9, Detroit 2
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 2
Cleveland 9, L.A. Angels 2
Minnesota 7, Houston 5
Chi White Sox 6, Seattle 5, 11 Innings
Texas 6, Baltimore 0


Colorado 5, Pittsburgh 0
Washington 7, Miami 4
San Diego 9, Philadelphia 4
Milwaukee 4, Cincinnati 1
St. Louis 7, San Francisco 5
Chi Cubs 2, L.A. Dodgers 0 (Cubs’ Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter)


Houston 27, New Orleans 13
Arizona 30, Oakland 23

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Stephen Dunn/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Jake Arrieta pitches the sixth no-hitter this season.

Arrieta threw a no-hitter for the Chicago Cubs, winning 2-0 against the Los Angeles Dodgers Sunday night. It marks his first career no-hitter and the sixth for Major League Baseball this season.

The Cubs pitcher struck out 12 and walked one for 116 pitches in nine innings.

The win marked the end of a four-game losing streak for the Cubs.

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National Hurricane Center(HONOLULU) — Three hurricanes are whirling in the Pacific.

Even though it’s been downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane, Ignacio is forecast to hit the Big Island on Monday and Maui on Tuesday.

Its maximum sustained winds are at 115 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Another hurricane of note is Hurricane Jimena, which the NHC said is 1630 miles east of Hilo, Hawaii as of Sunday night. The NHC also said its currently a Category 4 with 145 mph maximum sustained winds, and may even become a Category 5 soon.

The third hurricane is Kilo, centered about 610 miles south of Midway Island with maximum sustained winds at 125 mph, making it a Category 3 according to the NHC.

No coastal watches or warnings were in effect from Jimena or Kilo as of Sunday night.

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Michael Shroyer/Getty Images(BLACKSBURG, Va.) — Virginia Tech will honor the two journalists who were tragically killed on air this past week.

In a statement on Sunday, the Virginia Tech Athletics Department announced the football team would wear special stickers on their helmets in memory of Alison Parker and Adam Ward who were shot by a former co-worker while doing a live broadcast.

According to the statement, the sticker features the number 7, for WDBJ-7, and teal and marroon ribbions with the initials of the victims.

“Teal was Parker’s favorite color, while the maroon ribbon represents Ward, who graduated from Virginia Tech in 2011,” said the statement.

The Hokies will wear the stickers for the season opener against Ohio State University on Labor Day.

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Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Maria Sharapova is out of the US Open.

In a post on Facebook Sunday, tennis star Maria Sharapova announced she will not take part in the US Open this year.

“Unfortunately I will not be able to compete in this years US Open,” Sharapova posted. “I have done everything possible to be ready but it was just not enough time. To all my amazing fans, I will be back in the Asian swing in a few weeks and look forward to finishing the year healthy and strong.”

This marks the second time in three years that Sharapova has pulled out of the US Open.

Sharapova has not competed in any event since losing to Serena Williams in the July Wimbledon semifinals, citing a knee injury.

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Chris McGrath/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Renowned neurologist and author of Awakenings Oliver Sacks died on Sunday. He was 82.

His assistant, Kate Edgar, told The New York Times the cause was cancer. ABC News was unable to reach Edgar.

Sacks, a professor of neurology at New York University School of Medicine, announced in February a rare eye tumor had spread to his liver and that he was in the stages of terminal cancer.

Sacks is best known for his writing on neurological case histories, including The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and An Anthropologist on Mars. His book Awakenings, based on his work in the 1960s with patients who were unable to initiate movement, was turned into an Oscar-nominated movie of the same name starring Robin Williams and Robert De Niro.

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iStock/Thinkstock(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — The highest peak in North America is getting a name change.

Mt. McKinley is now known by its Koyukon Athabascan name, Denali, in an effort by President Obama to help strengthen ties with Alaskan natives and the government.

“This designation recognizes the sacred status of Denali to generations of Alaska Natives,” said a statement from the White House.

The president will formally announce the name change during his trip to Anchorage, Alaska on Monday, and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has already signed a secretarial order officially changing the name.

President Obama will also discuss more initiatives during his trip to Alaska including an environmental engagement program for young Alaskans.

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Chris Rogers/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) — A California bartender has won the lottery, all thanks to cash he found on the street.

After Hubert Tang picked up a $20 bill on the street outside the San Francisco airport Wednesday, he went to a market in San Mateo County, the California State Lottery said.

Tang hadn’t played the lottery in 10 years, according to the Lottery. But he used the $20 to buy two tickets — one of which was the lucky winner of the top prize — $1 million.

“I scratched the ticket outside of the store,” Tang said, according to the Lottery. “I told my friend who I was with that I didn’t know if it was real but, ‘I think I just won a million dollars.’

“Maybe I’ll start leaving $20 bills on the street in random places,” Tang said jokingly according to the Lottery.

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ABC News(NEW YORK) — For deputy Darren Goforth, who was shot and killed at a Texas gas station Friday, law enforcement was “his calling,” his brother-in-law told ABC News.

Goforth, a Harris County Sheriff’s deputy, was filling up his patrol car at a gas station near Houston when a man approached him from behind and shot him several times, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Goforth, 47, died at the gas station.

Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman announced this afternoon that a man was in custody and facing a capital murder charge in connection with the deadly shooting. The suspect was identified as Shannon Miles, 30, who has a previous criminal history including resisting arrest and disorderly conduct with a firearm, Hickman said.

The motive has not been determined, Hickman said, adding that the shooting appeared to be unprovoked.

A 10-year veteran of the department, he became a police officer in his 30s, brother-in-law Stephen Allison told ABC News Sunday.

“He wanted to spend his whole life in it once he got in it,” Allison, 46, said. “He really felt the brotherhood in the community … that’s what he loved to do.

“He was kind of born for it,” Allison said.

Goforth is survived by his wife, Kathleen, who works as a school teacher, and two children, ages 12 and 5, Allison said.

“My husband was an incredibly intricate blend of toughness and gentility,” Kathleen Goforth said in a statement. “He was loyal…fiercely so. And he was ethical; the right thing to do is what guided his internal compass.

I admired his quality, perhaps, the most. For that made Darren good. And he was good. So, if people want to know what kind of man he was…This is it. He was who you wanted for a friend, a colleague, and a neighbor.”

She added, “However, it was I who was blessed so richly that I had the privilege of calling him my husband and my best friend.”

“He was the rock in that family,” Allison told ABC News through tears. “The kids loved him.”

“I didn’t have a brother… when they got together he was like the only other brother in my family,” Allison said.

Goforth “never got mad at anybody,” Allison said. “He was just a giving individual.”

“It was just something that you don’t expect to ever happen,” Allison said.

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