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  • NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

    NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:55:17 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:01:35 GMT
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >
  • It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:20:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
  • AP source: Falcons won't offer WR Jones new deal this year

    AP source: Falcons won't offer WR Jones new deal this year

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:23:25 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones walks off the field after an NFL football game between the Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, in Atlanta. A person familiar with the ...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones walks off the field after an NFL football game between the Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, in Atlanta. A person familiar with the ...
    AP source: Atlanta Falcons won't offer a new contract to star receiver Julio Jones.More >
    AP source: Atlanta Falcons won't offer a new contract to star receiver Julio Jones.More >
  • Kisner takes lead, Carnoustie holds its own at British Open

    Kisner takes lead, Carnoustie holds its own at British Open

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:01:48 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Kevin Kisner of the US plays out of the bunker on the 17th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Kevin Kisner of the US plays out of the bunker on the 17th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.
    Kevin Kisner took advantage of light winds and warm temperatures Thursday to shoot a 5-under 66 and take the early lead in the British Open.More >
    Kevin Kisner took advantage of light winds and warm temperatures Thursday to shoot a 5-under 66 and take the early lead in the British Open.More >
  • LEADING OFF: Hader faces Brewers, Machado debuts for Dodgers

    LEADING OFF: Hader faces Brewers, Machado debuts for Dodgers

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:07:02 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    LEADING OFF: Hader rejoins Brewers after offensive tweets are revealed during All-Star Game, Machado makes debut for Dodgers, Ohtani cleared to begin throwing.More >
    LEADING OFF: Hader rejoins Brewers after offensive tweets are revealed during All-Star Game, Machado makes debut for Dodgers, Ohtani cleared to begin throwing.More >
  • AP Source: Thunder trade Anthony to Hawks, waiver likely

    AP Source: Thunder trade Anthony to Hawks, waiver likely

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:15:41 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:45 GMT
    Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City.More >
    Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City.More >
  • Kang trying to put cheating accusation behind him at British

    Kang trying to put cheating accusation behind him at British

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:36:17 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Sung Kang of Korea plays off the 2nd tee during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Sung Kang of Korea plays off the 2nd tee during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.
    Kang defends his drop and cheating accusation; soccer the evening activity at American frat house.More >
    Kang defends his drop and cheating accusation; soccer the evening activity at American frat house.More >
  • Indians bolster bullpen with All-Star Hand, rookie Cimber

    Indians bolster bullpen with All-Star Hand, rookie Cimber

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:37:46 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). San Diego Padres pitcher Brad Hand (52) throws in the eighth inning during the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). San Diego Padres pitcher Brad Hand (52) throws in the eighth inning during the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    The AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of lefty All-Star closer Brad Hand and reliever Adam Cimber from the San Diego Padres in exchange for catching prospect...More >
    The AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of lefty All-Star closer Brad Hand and reliever Adam Cimber from the San Diego Padres in exchange for catching prospect Francisco Mejia.More >
  • Heyward helps Cubs beat Cardinals 9-6 in return from break

    Heyward helps Cubs beat Cardinals 9-6 in return from break

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:55:55 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward watches his RBI single off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward watches his RBI single off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago.
    Jason Heyward gets 3 hits as Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in baseball's first game since All-Star break.More >
    Jason Heyward gets 3 hits as Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in baseball's first game since All-Star break.More >
  • Hader challenged to 're-earn the trust' of Brewers teammates

    Hader challenged to 're-earn the trust' of Brewers teammates

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:40 PM EDT2018-07-20 01:40:49 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    Brewers general manager David Stearns wants reliever Josh Hader to "re-earn the trust" of his teammates when he rejoins the team.More >
    Brewers general manager David Stearns wants reliever Josh Hader to "re-earn the trust" of his teammates when he rejoins the team.More >
  • The Latest: NFL, NFLPA working on anthem resolution

    The Latest: NFL, NFLPA working on anthem resolution

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:25:44 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-07-20 05:17:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017 file photo, from left, Miami Dolphins' Jelani Jenkins, Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Kenny Stills, kneel during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against ...(AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017 file photo, from left, Miami Dolphins' Jelani Jenkins, Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Kenny Stills, kneel during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against ...
    Dolphins say "all options are still open" regarding the team's decision to include protesting the anthem on the large list of violations considered conduct detrimental to the club.More >
    Dolphins say "all options are still open" regarding the team's decision to include protesting the anthem on the large list of violations considered conduct detrimental to the club.More >
  • Ted Williams' Mexican-American heritage explored in PBS film

    Ted Williams' Mexican-American heritage explored in PBS film

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:56:47 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 05:01:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - This May 23, 1941, file photo shows Ted Williams, outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, at Yankee Stadium in New York City. A new film explores the life of baseball legend Williams who struggled with his Mexican-American heritage a...(AP Photo/File). FILE - This May 23, 1941, file photo shows Ted Williams, outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, at Yankee Stadium in New York City. A new film explores the life of baseball legend Williams who struggled with his Mexican-American heritage a...
    A new film explores Ted Williams, often called the greatest baseball hitter who ever lived, as he struggled with his Mexican-American heritage and his volatile relationship with his family and the press.More >
    A new film explores Ted Williams, often called the greatest baseball hitter who ever lived, as he struggled with his Mexican-American heritage and his volatile relationship with his family and the press.More >
  • Clemson reworks Venables contract to $2M for 5 years

    Clemson reworks Venables contract to $2M for 5 years

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:30:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:03:07 GMT
    (Mark Crammer/Anderson Independent-Mail via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables, left, gets on a player during Clemson's NCAA college football spring game at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S....(Mark Crammer/Anderson Independent-Mail via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables, left, gets on a player during Clemson's NCAA college football spring game at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S....
    Clemson holds onto defensive coordinator Brent Venables, rework contract for the second time in five months to $2M for 5 years.More >
    Clemson holds onto defensive coordinator Brent Venables, rework contract for the second time in five months to $2M for 5 years.More >
  • With Leonard gone, a new look for Popovich and the Spurs

    With Leonard gone, a new look for Popovich and the Spurs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:56:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:20:19 GMT
    (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). San Antonio Spurs NBA basketball team head coach Gregg Popovich speaks to the media during a press conference in San Antonio, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is over....(William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). San Antonio Spurs NBA basketball team head coach Gregg Popovich speaks to the media during a press conference in San Antonio, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is over....
    The most tumultuous offseason in Gregg Popovich's two decades with the Spurs ended with the trade of star Kawhi Leonard to Toronto.More >
    The most tumultuous offseason in Gregg Popovich's two decades with the Spurs ended with the trade of star Kawhi Leonard to Toronto.More >
  • Spieth takes a stumble in his British Open title defense

    Spieth takes a stumble in his British Open title defense

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:57:48 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:20:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super). Jordan Spieth of the US hits out of a bunker on the 15th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Jon Super). Jordan Spieth of the US hits out of a bunker on the 15th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.
    A clean round at the British Open turns messy for Jordan Spieth at the end of his round at Carnoustie.More >
    A clean round at the British Open turns messy for Jordan Spieth at the end of his round at Carnoustie.More >
  • Alisson joins Liverpool as world's most expensive goalie

    Alisson joins Liverpool as world's most expensive goalie

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:10:21 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:19:57 GMT
    Liverpool has signed Brazil goalkeeper Alisson from Roma in the latest big-money purchase by the English club.More >
    Liverpool has signed Brazil goalkeeper Alisson from Roma in the latest big-money purchase by the English club.More >
  • The Latest: Fashion takes center stage at SEC Media Days

    The Latest: Fashion takes center stage at SEC Media Days

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:26:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:52:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football wide receiver Deebo Samuel of South Carolina is interviewed during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football wide receiver Deebo Samuel of South Carolina is interviewed during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    The final session of SEC Media Days turned into a bit of a fashion show.More >
    The final session of SEC Media Days turned into a bit of a fashion show.More >
  • The Latest: Woods shoots even-par 71 at British Open

    The Latest: Woods shoots even-par 71 at British Open

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-07-19 08:05:55 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:52:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Martin Kaymer of Germany plays a shot on the 9th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Martin Kaymer of Germany plays a shot on the 9th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.
    The 'Car-Nasty' nickname doesn't apply in early going of British Open at Carnoustie.More >
    The 'Car-Nasty' nickname doesn't apply in early going of British Open at Carnoustie.More >
  • Koepka brought to his knees, rebounds for 72 at British Open

    Koepka brought to his knees, rebounds for 72 at British Open

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:30:44 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:44:42 GMT
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Course marshals hold up the rope as USA's Brooks Koepka putts towards to the 5th green from the 3rd tee,  during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Course marshals hold up the rope as USA's Brooks Koepka putts towards to the 5th green from the 3rd tee, during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018.
    Brooks Koepka was brought to his knees at Carnoustie amid a wild stretch of six dropped shots in five holes that left the U.S. Open champion unusually flustered at the British Open.More >
    Brooks Koepka was brought to his knees at Carnoustie amid a wild stretch of six dropped shots in five holes that left the U.S. Open champion unusually flustered at the British Open.More >
  • Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten killed

    Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten killed

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:17:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:21:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 201...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 201...
    Denis Ten, figure skating bronze medalist at Sochi Games, killed in Kazakhstan.More >
    Denis Ten, figure skating bronze medalist at Sochi Games, killed in Kazakhstan.More >
  • Rowdy Tour fans tarnish win for Thomas atop Alpe d'Huez

    Rowdy Tour fans tarnish win for Thomas atop Alpe d'Huez

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:31:10 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:21:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Stage winner Britain's Geraint Thomas and new overall leader throws his flowers to fans on the podium after the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 108.5 kilometers (67.4 miles) with start in Albertville a...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Stage winner Britain's Geraint Thomas and new overall leader throws his flowers to fans on the podium after the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 108.5 kilometers (67.4 miles) with start in Albertville a...
    Geraint Thomas is wearing the yellow jersey for the 12th stage of the Tour de France, which concludes with the famed 21 bends to the Alpe d'Huez ski resort.More >
    Geraint Thomas is wearing the yellow jersey for the 12th stage of the Tour de France, which concludes with the famed 21 bends to the Alpe d'Huez ski resort.More >
  • AP source: Celtics re-sign Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal

    AP source: Celtics re-sign Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:52:27 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:39:32 GMT
    AP source: Celtics re-sign guard Marcus Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal.More >
    AP source: Celtics re-sign guard Marcus Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal.More >
  • IOC cautions sports bodies on Serbia, Kosovo hosting events

    IOC cautions sports bodies on Serbia, Kosovo hosting events

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:15:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:18:25 GMT
    (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach from Germany, and the other board members stand for a minute in silence to honour the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birthday prior to the openin...(Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach from Germany, and the other board members stand for a minute in silence to honour the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birthday prior to the openin...
    The International Olympic Committee says it will ask sports organizations to "carefully consider" allocating events for Serbia or Kosovo to host.More >
    The International Olympic Committee says it will ask sports organizations to "carefully consider" allocating events for Serbia or Kosovo to host.More >
  • Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:20:31 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:31:39 GMT
    (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP). Snowboarder Chloe Kim accepts the award for best female athlete, at the ESPY Awards at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Los Angeles.(Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP). Snowboarder Chloe Kim accepts the award for best female athlete, at the ESPY Awards at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Survivors of abuse by disgraced doctor join hands on stage, accept courage award at ESPYs.More >
    Survivors of abuse by disgraced doctor join hands on stage, accept courage award at ESPYs.More >
  • Ice Man out to conquer British Open, and the famous collapse

    Ice Man out to conquer British Open, and the famous collapse

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:56:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:27:05 GMT
    Iceland soars in soccer and golf, and remembering Van de Velde's famous collapse.More >
    Iceland soars in soccer and golf, and remembering Van de Velde's famous collapse.More >
  • Hamilton thanks Mercedes for being patient over his new deal

    Hamilton thanks Mercedes for being patient over his new deal

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:26:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:55:27 GMT
    (Andrew Couldridge, Pool via AP). Lewis Hamilton and Anna Wintour sit in the player's box of Serena Williams during the women's singles final match between Serena Williams of the US and Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships,...(Andrew Couldridge, Pool via AP). Lewis Hamilton and Anna Wintour sit in the player's box of Serena Williams during the women's singles final match between Serena Williams of the US and Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships,...
    After months of deliberation, Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has finally signed a new contract with Mercedes.More >
    After months of deliberation, Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has finally signed a new contract with Mercedes.More >
  • Chelios leaving Red Wings to return to Chicago

    Chelios leaving Red Wings to return to Chicago

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:09:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:23:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2008, file photo, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios (24) holds the Stanley Cup after the Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup hockey finals in Pittsburg...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2008, file photo, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios (24) holds the Stanley Cup after the Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup hockey finals in Pittsburg...
    Chris Chelios is leaving the Detroit Red Wings to return to his hometown of Chicago.More >
    Chris Chelios is leaving the Detroit Red Wings to return to his hometown of Chicago.More >
  • 3 more top sprinters and Uran out of Tour de France

    3 more top sprinters and Uran out of Tour de France

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:07:56 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:21:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). The pack climbs Montvernier road during the twelfth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 175.5 kilometers (109 miles) with start in Bourg-Saint-Maurice Les Arcs and Alpe d'Huez, France, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). The pack climbs Montvernier road during the twelfth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 175.5 kilometers (109 miles) with start in Bourg-Saint-Maurice Les Arcs and Alpe d'Huez, France, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    Three more of the Tour de France's top sprinters have succumbed in the Alps.More >
    Three more of the Tour de France's top sprinters have succumbed in the Alps.More >
  • Dodgers land All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from Orioles

    Dodgers land All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from Orioles

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:09:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:58:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). American League, Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado looks over his shoulder as he walks onto the field before the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). American League, Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado looks over his shoulder as he walks onto the field before the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    A person with knowledge of the deal says the Baltimore Orioles have traded All-Star shortstop Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers.More >
    A person with knowledge of the deal says the Baltimore Orioles have traded All-Star shortstop Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers.More >
  • LPGA's Lincicome prepares to chase history on PGA Tour

    LPGA's Lincicome prepares to chase history on PGA Tour

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:04:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:04:52 GMT
    (Silas Walker/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP). Brittany Lincicome competes in the PGA Tour Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Ky., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(Silas Walker/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP). Brittany Lincicome competes in the PGA Tour Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Ky., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    Brittany Lincicome has goal of becoming first woman to make a cut on the PGA Tour.More >
    Brittany Lincicome has goal of becoming first woman to make a cut on the PGA Tour.More >
  • Angels praise Mike Trout for 'prioritizing personal values'

    Angels praise Mike Trout for 'prioritizing personal values'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:06:01 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:54:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Mike Trout (27) hits a solo home run in the third inning during the 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Mike Trout (27) hits a solo home run in the third inning during the 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington.
    Angels publicly praise Mike Trout 'for prioritizing his personal values over commercial self-promotion' a day after Commissioner Rob Manfred says the All-Star outfielder would be an even bigger star if he would...More >
    Angels publicly praise Mike Trout 'for prioritizing his personal values over commercial self-promotion' a day after Commissioner Rob Manfred says the All-Star outfielder would be an even bigger star if he would spend more time marketing himself.More >
  • MLB: Hader must take sensitivity training after tweets

    MLB: Hader must take sensitivity training after tweets

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:23:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:02:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    Major League Baseball says Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader will be required to go through sensitivity training after racist and homophobic tweets of his resurfaced during the All-Star Game.More >
    Major League Baseball says Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader will be required to go through sensitivity training after racist and homophobic tweets of his resurfaced during the All-Star Game.More >
  • More claims mean NFL concussion payout could jump by $400M

    More claims mean NFL concussion payout could jump by $400M

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:42:17 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:01:56 GMT
    A federal judge has denied a request from the NFL to appoint a special investigator to look into what the league said is extensive fraudulent claims on the $1 billion concussion settlement.More >
    A federal judge has denied a request from the NFL to appoint a special investigator to look into what the league said is extensive fraudulent claims on the $1 billion concussion settlement.More >
  • Constant action but same result at Tour: Sky domination

    Constant action but same result at Tour: Sky domination

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:07:17 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:54:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Britain's Geraint Thomas celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 108.5 kilometers (67.4 miles) with start in Albertville and finish in La Rosiere Espace San Ber...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Britain's Geraint Thomas celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 108.5 kilometers (67.4 miles) with start in Albertville and finish in La Rosiere Espace San Ber...
    British rider Geraint Thomas won the first summit finish of the Tour de France and claimed the yellow jersey on Wednesday with Team Sky asserting its dominance.More >
    British rider Geraint Thomas won the first summit finish of the Tour de France and claimed the yellow jersey on Wednesday with Team Sky asserting its dominance.More >
  • Mild breeze, fast course for start of British Open

    Mild breeze, fast course for start of British Open

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-07-19 06:15:49 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:53:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips onto the 16th green during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips onto the 16th green during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.
    British Open begins with irons off the tee on a fast course at Carnoustie.More >
    British Open begins with irons off the tee on a fast course at Carnoustie.More >
  • UNC: School reports secondary NCAA violations in football

    UNC: School reports secondary NCAA violations in football

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:52:16 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:27:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    North Carolina has reported secondary violations to the NCAA within the football program involving multiple players.More >
    North Carolina has reported secondary violations to the NCAA within the football program involving multiple players.More >
  • British Open presents tough test with no clear answers

    British Open presents tough test with no clear answers

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:27:25 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:27:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super). Tiger Woods of the US plays out of a bunker on the 13th hole during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Jon Super). Tiger Woods of the US plays out of a bunker on the 13th hole during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.
    British Open at Carnoustie presents a difficult test with no clear answers.More >
    British Open at Carnoustie presents a difficult test with no clear answers.More >
  • Boom or bust as homers, strikeouts dominate diamond

    Boom or bust as homers, strikeouts dominate diamond

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:16:48 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:58 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:58:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Houston Astros Alex Bregman (2) hits a solo home run during the 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The American League won 8-6.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Houston Astros Alex Bregman (2) hits a solo home run during the 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The American League won 8-6.
    Baseball has become a sport of boom or bust as home runs and strikeouts dominate the diamond, exemplified by a record 10 homers and 25 strikeouts in the All-Star Game.More >
    Baseball has become a sport of boom or bust as home runs and strikeouts dominate the diamond, exemplified by a record 10 homers and 25 strikeouts in the All-Star Game.More >
  • Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado

    Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:57:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:41:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo,Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado throws to first base to make the double play on Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Nunez during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo,Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado throws to first base to make the double play on Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Nunez during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Boston.
    Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado, including Mike Moustakas, Scooter Gennett, Asdrubal Cabrera and former AL MVP Josh Donaldson.More >
    Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado, including Mike Moustakas, Scooter Gennett, Asdrubal Cabrera and former AL MVP Josh Donaldson.More >
  • Star CB Darrelle Revis retiring after 11 NFL seasons

    Star CB Darrelle Revis retiring after 11 NFL seasons

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:08:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-07-19 02:28:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2015, file photo, New York Jets' Darrelle Revis speaks to the media after a Jets practice in Florham Park, N.J.  Revis, a star cornerback with the New York Jets and a Super Bowl winner with their arc...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2015, file photo, New York Jets' Darrelle Revis speaks to the media after a Jets practice in Florham Park, N.J. Revis, a star cornerback with the New York Jets and a Super Bowl winner with their arc...
    Darrelle Revis, a star cornerback with the New York Jets and a Super Bowl winner with their archrivals, the Patriots, has retired.More >
    Darrelle Revis, a star cornerback with the New York Jets and a Super Bowl winner with their archrivals, the Patriots, has retired.More >
  • Machado exit could start a trend for underachieving Orioles

    Machado exit could start a trend for underachieving Orioles

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:46:04 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:23:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo,Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado throws to first base to make the double play on Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Nunez during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Boston.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo,Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado throws to first base to make the double play on Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Nunez during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Boston.
    Pending Machado trade could be the first of many changes for last-place Orioles.More >
    Pending Machado trade could be the first of many changes for last-place Orioles.More >
  • SEC coaches don't want transfer rules to lead to free agency

    SEC coaches don't want transfer rules to lead to free agency

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:36:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:06:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops speaks during NCAA college football Southeastern Conference media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops speaks during NCAA college football Southeastern Conference media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Some SEC coaches worry league's more lenient transfer rules are step closer to free agency for players.More >
    Some SEC coaches worry league's more lenient transfer rules are step closer to free agency for players.More >
  • The Latest: Miami's Richt making sure Canes have fullback

    The Latest: Miami's Richt making sure Canes have fullback

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:52:52 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:13:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Anthony Ratliff-Williams answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Anthony Ratliff-Williams answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    North Carolina receiver Anthony Ratliff-Williams is hoping to keep catching opponents off balance with trick plays.More >
    North Carolina receiver Anthony Ratliff-Williams is hoping to keep catching opponents off balance with trick plays.More >
  • Nick Saban is still the star of the show at SEC Media Days

    Nick Saban is still the star of the show at SEC Media Days

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:35:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:12:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Nick Saban of Alabama speaks during the ceremony for the acceptance of The Macarthur Bowl trophy which is in front of him during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall ...(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Nick Saban of Alabama speaks during the ceremony for the acceptance of The Macarthur Bowl trophy which is in front of him during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall ...
    Alabama's Nick Saban is approaching his 67th birthday, but he remains the king of the Southeastern Conference.More >
    Alabama's Nick Saban is approaching his 67th birthday, but he remains the king of the Southeastern Conference.More >
  • Done deal: Leonard goes to Raptors, DeRozan goes to Spurs

    Done deal: Leonard goes to Raptors, DeRozan goes to Spurs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:25:54 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:46:52 GMT
    2 people familiar with situation say San Antonio and Toronto reach agreement in principle on trade that will send Kawhi Leonard to Raptors and DeMar DeRozan to Spurs.More >
    2 people familiar with situation say San Antonio and Toronto reach agreement in principle on trade that will send Kawhi Leonard to Raptors and DeMar DeRozan to Spurs.More >
  • UNC's Fedora causes stir with CTE comment at ACC media days

    UNC's Fedora causes stir with CTE comment at ACC media days

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:53:45 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:32:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora answers a question during a news conference at the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    North Carolina coach Larry Fedora says that he doesn't believe it's been proven that football causes CTE and offered a passionate defense of a sport he believes is "under attack.".More >
    North Carolina coach Larry Fedora says that he doesn't believe it's been proven that football causes CTE and offered a passionate defense of a sport he believes is "under attack.".More >
  • Sarri wants to meet Hazard over Chelsea future; Zola returns

    Sarri wants to meet Hazard over Chelsea future; Zola returns

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:28:52 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:32:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Maurizio Sarri, the new Chelsea team manager, holds up a shirt on the pitch as he is introduced to the media at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Maurizio Sarri, the new Chelsea team manager, holds up a shirt on the pitch as he is introduced to the media at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri says Eden Hazard is one of the top two or three players in Europe and he wants to meet the Belgium forward face-to-face to discuss his future.More >
    Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri says Eden Hazard is one of the top two or three players in Europe and he wants to meet the Belgium forward face-to-face to discuss his future.More >
  • Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

    Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:55:23 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:22:03 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss.  A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop “rampant sexual misconduct” by the now-dead team doct...(Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop “rampant sexual misconduct” by the now-dead team doct...
    Rep. Jim Jordan, a former wrestling coach, has spoken with the law firm investigating allegations that Ohio State team doctor sexually abused male athletes.More >
    Rep. Jim Jordan, a former wrestling coach, has spoken with the law firm investigating allegations that Ohio State team doctor sexually abused male athletes.More >
  • High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon

    High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:10:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:28:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2018, file photo, Texas Rangers starting pitcher Cole Hamels throws to a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles. Teams trying to make a push for the pos...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2018, file photo, Texas Rangers starting pitcher Cole Hamels throws to a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles. Teams trying to make a push for the pos...
    High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon, including starters Cole Hamels, J.A. Happ, Matt Harvey and Jordan Zimmermann and relievers Zach Britton and Brad Hand.More >
    High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon, including starters Cole Hamels, J.A. Happ, Matt Harvey and Jordan Zimmermann and relievers Zach Britton and Brad Hand.More >
  • Parker looks to get career back on track with hometown Bulls

    Parker looks to get career back on track with hometown Bulls

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:03:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Jabari Parker smiles during a news conference where he was introduced as the newest member of the Chicago Bulls Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in his hometown of Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Jabari Parker smiles during a news conference where he was introduced as the newest member of the Chicago Bulls Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in his hometown of Chicago.
    Jabari Parker says he is back to living his dream, playing for his hometown Chicago Bulls.More >
    Jabari Parker says he is back to living his dream, playing for his hometown Chicago Bulls.More >
  • ACC's Swofford expects national rule on reporting injuries

    ACC's Swofford expects national rule on reporting injuries

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:49:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:10:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Atlantic Coast Conference commissioner John Swofford speaks during a news conference at the ACC NCAA college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Atlantic Coast Conference commissioner John Swofford speaks during a news conference at the ACC NCAA college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford anticipates new national rule requiring colleges to list all inactive or ineligible college players on game day.More >
    Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford anticipates new national rule requiring colleges to list all inactive or ineligible college players on game day.More >
  • IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

    IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:36:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:39:14 GMT
    (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach from Germany, speaks prior to the opening of the International Olympic Committee, IOC, executive board meeting, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jul...(Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach from Germany, speaks prior to the opening of the International Olympic Committee, IOC, executive board meeting, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jul...
    The International Olympic Committee has added seven events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, creating a program of 109 gold medals.More >
    The International Olympic Committee has added seven events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, creating a program of 109 gold medals.More >
  • The Latest: Odom beaten to fashion punch at SEC Media Days

    The Latest: Odom beaten to fashion punch at SEC Media Days

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:40:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:34:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, Alabama coach Nick Saban leads his team onto the field before the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Georgia in Atlanta.  Saban should feel right at home at t...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, Alabama coach Nick Saban leads his team onto the field before the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Georgia in Atlanta. Saban should feel right at home at t...
    Bill Hancock says university presidents, college commissioners aren't talking about expanding College Football Playoff.More >
    Bill Hancock says university presidents, college commissioners aren't talking about expanding College Football Playoff.More >
  • Record 10 homers as AL wins All-Star Game 8-6 in 10 innings

    Record 10 homers as AL wins All-Star Game 8-6 in 10 innings

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:55:40 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:43:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Houston Astros George Springer (4) congratulates Houston Astros Alex Bregman (2) on Bregman's solo home run during the tenth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Houston Astros George Springer (4) congratulates Houston Astros Alex Bregman (2) on Bregman's solo home run during the tenth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    Bregman, Springer homer in 10th inning as AL beats NL 8-6 in All-Star Game.More >
    Bregman, Springer homer in 10th inning as AL beats NL 8-6 in All-Star Game.More >
  • Mourinho bemoans 'very bad' preseason for United

    Mourinho bemoans 'very bad' preseason for United

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:38:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:40:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, April 29, 2018, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho walks on the pitch at the end of the English Premier League soccer match against Arsenal at the Old Trafford stadium in Manches...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, April 29, 2018, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho walks on the pitch at the end of the English Premier League soccer match against Arsenal at the Old Trafford stadium in Manches...
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has described the team's preseason as "very bad" because of the disruption caused by the World Cup and the absence of Alexis Sanchez for the U.S. tour.More >
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has described the team's preseason as "very bad" because of the disruption caused by the World Cup and the absence of Alexis Sanchez for the U.S. tour.More >
  • Knox feels like gold with spot in Open, pairing with Tiger

    Knox feels like gold with spot in Open, pairing with Tiger

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:00:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:54:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Carlson, File). FILE - In this March 8, 2018, file photo, Russell Knox hits onto the seventh green during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament, in Palm Harbor, Fla. Getting into the British Open was a reward in its...(AP Photo/Mike Carlson, File). FILE - In this March 8, 2018, file photo, Russell Knox hits onto the seventh green during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament, in Palm Harbor, Fla. Getting into the British Open was a reward in its...
    A golden moment for Russell Knox: Scotland's top player gets into British Open, and a tee time with Tiger Woods.More >
    A golden moment for Russell Knox: Scotland's top player gets into British Open, and a tee time with Tiger Woods.More >
  • From midnight golf and lava clubs to the British Open

    From midnight golf and lava clubs to the British Open

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:15:55 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:23:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Super). Haraldur Magnus of Iceland looks along the 11th fairway during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Jon Super). Haraldur Magnus of Iceland looks along the 11th fairway during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.
    Haraldur Magnus will become the first Icelandic man to play in any of golf's four majors at the British Open this week and his story sums up the charm of the oldest championship in the sport.More >
    Haraldur Magnus will become the first Icelandic man to play in any of golf's four majors at the British Open this week and his story sums up the charm of the oldest championship in the sport.More >
  • As MLB mulls rule changes, union hints at work stoppage

    As MLB mulls rule changes, union hints at work stoppage

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:17:52 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:53:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred stands with trophy before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred stands with trophy before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.
    Major League Baseball wants a broad discussion with players about rule changes to combat decreased offense and longer games.More >
    Major League Baseball wants a broad discussion with players about rule changes to combat decreased offense and longer games.More >
  • Big 12 Preview: Post Mayfield, can Oklahoma be derailed?

    Big 12 Preview: Post Mayfield, can Oklahoma be derailed?

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 05:40:18 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:53:42 GMT
    Oklahoma is the favorite again in the Big 12 even with Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield now in the NFL.More >
    Oklahoma is the favorite again in the Big 12 even with Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield now in the NFL.More >
  • Manny Machado trade rumors grab attention at All-Star Game

    Manny Machado trade rumors grab attention at All-Star Game

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:07:15 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:53:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). American League, Baltimore Orioles Manny Machado walks on the field after batting practice ahead of the All-Star Home Run Derby Baseball event, Monday, July 16, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Sta...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). American League, Baltimore Orioles Manny Machado walks on the field after batting practice ahead of the All-Star Home Run Derby Baseball event, Monday, July 16, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Sta...
    Pending trade of Machado becomes hottest topic at All-Star Game.More >
    Pending trade of Machado becomes hottest topic at All-Star Game.More >
  • McIlroy eager to chase title at site of his 1st British Open

    McIlroy eager to chase title at site of his 1st British Open

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:01:07 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:01:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot from the 15th tee during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot from the 15th tee during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018.
    Rory McIlroy returns to the site of his first British Open in search of another major title.More >
    Rory McIlroy returns to the site of his first British Open in search of another major title.More >
  • Woods says British Open becomes best shot at a major

    Woods says British Open becomes best shot at a major

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:57:04 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:05:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Tiger Woods of the United States smiles as he answers a question at a press conference for the 147th British Open Golf championships in Carnoustie, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The Opens Golf championships start Thursday.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Tiger Woods of the United States smiles as he answers a question at a press conference for the 147th British Open Golf championships in Carnoustie, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The Opens Golf championships start Thursday.
    Tiger Woods back at the British Open and liking his chances as the year of his recovery continues.More >
    Tiger Woods back at the British Open and liking his chances as the year of his recovery continues.More >
  • Delle Donne, Parker to captain WNBA All-Star Game

    Delle Donne, Parker to captain WNBA All-Star Game

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:04:38 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:06:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 file photo,Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) gets inside Minnesota Lynx forward Rebekkah Brunson (32) to drive to the basket during the second half in Game 4 of the WNBA ba...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 file photo,Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) gets inside Minnesota Lynx forward Rebekkah Brunson (32) to drive to the basket during the second half in Game 4 of the WNBA ba...
    Elena Delle Donne and Candace Parker will captain the WNBA All-Star teams in two weeks.More >
    Elena Delle Donne and Candace Parker will captain the WNBA All-Star teams in two weeks.More >
  • Koepka traces golfing success to Scotland, aims to win Open

    Koepka traces golfing success to Scotland, aims to win Open

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:47:32 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:48:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). U.S. golfer's Dustin Johnson, left and Brooks Koepka share a joke while putting on the 16th green during a practice round for the 147th Open golf Championship at Carnoustie golf club, Scotland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). U.S. golfer's Dustin Johnson, left and Brooks Koepka share a joke while putting on the 16th green during a practice round for the 147th Open golf Championship at Carnoustie golf club, Scotland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Open notes: Koepka traces roots to Scottish success, Johnson wins a trophy for being No. 1 the most weeks.More >
    Open notes: Koepka traces roots to Scottish success, Johnson wins a trophy for being No. 1 the most weeks.More >
  • Cambage scores WNBA-record 53 points for Wings over Liberty

    Cambage scores WNBA-record 53 points for Wings over Liberty

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:50:38 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:26:36 GMT
    Elizabeth Cambage sets WNBA record with 53 points to send Dallas Wings past New York Liberty 104-87.More >
    Elizabeth Cambage sets WNBA record with 53 points to send Dallas Wings past New York Liberty 104-87.More >
  • Anthony Joshua can't escape talk of Deontay Wilder

    Anthony Joshua can't escape talk of Deontay Wilder

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:44:41 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:23:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, Britain's Anthony Joshua, rear, tries to hit New Zealand's Joseph Parker during their heavyweight title bout in Cardiff, Wales. In June, the World Boxing Association ordered Jo...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, Britain's Anthony Joshua, rear, tries to hit New Zealand's Joseph Parker during their heavyweight title bout in Cardiff, Wales. In June, the World Boxing Association ordered Jo...
    Anthony Joshua can't escape talk of Deontay Wilder even with different fight scheduled with Alexander Povetkin.More >
    Anthony Joshua can't escape talk of Deontay Wilder even with different fight scheduled with Alexander Povetkin.More >
  • Lawsuit, ex-student focus on complaints about Ohio State doc

    Lawsuit, ex-student focus on complaints about Ohio State doc

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:08:30 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:58:56 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. Former Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee and former vice president of human resources Linda Tom tell The Columbus Dispatch they don't remember r...(Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. Former Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee and former vice president of human resources Linda Tom tell The Columbus Dispatch they don't remember r...
    A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop "rampant sexual misconduct" by a now-dead team doctor despite being "repeatedly informed" about his behavior.More >
    A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop "rampant sexual misconduct" by a now-dead team doctor despite being "repeatedly informed" about his behavior.More >
  • Warriors coach Steve Kerr receives contract extension

    Warriors coach Steve Kerr receives contract extension

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:47:19 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:58:53 GMT
    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has received a contract extension following the franchise's repeat championship and third title in four years during his tenure.More >
    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has received a contract extension following the franchise's repeat championship and third title in four years during his tenure.More >
  • Correction: All-Star Game story

    Correction: All-Star Game story

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:39:18 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:55:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Fireworks are displayed before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Fireworks are displayed before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.
    Head of baseball players' union says conversations will take place with commissioner's office over whether prohibitions against legalized gambling among his members' relatives may be needed.More >
    Head of baseball players' union says conversations will take place with commissioner's office over whether prohibitions against legalized gambling among his members' relatives may be needed.More >
  • Correction: All-Star-Hader Tweets story

    Correction: All-Star-Hader Tweets story

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-07-18 05:11:35 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:18:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader took responsibility for racist and homophobic tweets that resurfaced while he was pitching in the All-Star Game.More >
    Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader took responsibility for racist and homophobic tweets that resurfaced while he was pitching in the All-Star Game.More >
  • The Latest: Bregman named All-Star Game MVP for go-ahead HR

    The Latest: Bregman named All-Star Game MVP for go-ahead HR

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:59:38 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:07:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred stands with trophy before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred stands with trophy before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.
    Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred is defending teams' reluctance to sign free agents last offseason.More >
    Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred is defending teams' reluctance to sign free agents last offseason.More >
  • Arizona Cardinals suspend GM 5 weeks after extreme DUI plea

    Arizona Cardinals suspend GM 5 weeks after extreme DUI plea

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:42:18 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-07-18 05:12:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. Arizona Cardinals general manager ...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. Arizona Cardinals general manager ...
    The Arizona Cardinals suspended general manager Steve Keim for five weeks and fined him $200,000 after he pleaded guilty to extreme DUI following a Fourth of July arrest in a Phoenix suburb.More >
    The Arizona Cardinals suspended general manager Steve Keim for five weeks and fined him $200,000 after he pleaded guilty to extreme DUI following a Fourth of July arrest in a Phoenix suburb.More >
  • NFL reinstates Cowboys DE Gregory from yearlong suspension

    NFL reinstates Cowboys DE Gregory from yearlong suspension

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:52:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:34:17 GMT
    The NFL has reinstated Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory, who was suspended all of last season over multiple violations of the league's substance-abuse policy.More >
    The NFL has reinstated Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory, who was suspended all of last season over multiple violations of the league's substance-abuse policy.More >
  • Georgia reloads for another championship run under Smart

    Georgia reloads for another championship run under Smart

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:50:04 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:08:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Georgia head coach Kirby Smarts signs autographs as he arrives for Southeastern Conference Media Days Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Georgia head coach Kirby Smarts signs autographs as he arrives for Southeastern Conference Media Days Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Smart says 2017 SEC championship built confidence for Georgia to make another title run in 2018.More >
    Smart says 2017 SEC championship built confidence for Georgia to make another title run in 2018.More >
  • Usain Bolt to make run at pro soccer in Australia

    Usain Bolt to make run at pro soccer in Australia

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:13:45 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:44:47 GMT
    Trading spikes for boots, Usain Bolt ready to make run at pro soccer in Australia.More >
    Trading spikes for boots, Usain Bolt ready to make run at pro soccer in Australia.More >
  • Van Avermaet extends Tour lead as Sky bides its time

    Van Avermaet extends Tour lead as Sky bides its time

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:34:56 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:44:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). France's Julian Alaphilippe celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the tenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 158.8 kilometers (98.7 miles) with start in Annecy and finish in Le Grand-Bornand, France, T...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). France's Julian Alaphilippe celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the tenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 158.8 kilometers (98.7 miles) with start in Annecy and finish in Le Grand-Bornand, France, T...
    Julian Alaphilippe claimed the first mountain leg of this year's Tour de France on Tuesday, while Greg Van Avermaet kept the overall lead for a seventh consecutive day.More >
    Julian Alaphilippe claimed the first mountain leg of this year's Tour de France on Tuesday, while Greg Van Avermaet kept the overall lead for a seventh consecutive day.More >
  • Texas goes from compliant to committed, winning with Herman

    Texas goes from compliant to committed, winning with Herman

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:07:24 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:09:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Texas football head coach Tom Herman speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Tuesday, July 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Texas football head coach Tom Herman speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    Texas coach Tom Herman says the Longhorns players have gone from being compliant to committed.More >
    Texas coach Tom Herman says the Longhorns players have gone from being compliant to committed.More >
  • The Latest: Oklahoma State RB offsets questions elsewhere

    The Latest: Oklahoma State RB offsets questions elsewhere

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:35:05 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:19:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen speaks during the NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Tuesday, July 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen speaks during the NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen didn't hesitate giving his blessing to a Heisman Trophy campaign for quarterback Will Grier.More >
    West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen didn't hesitate giving his blessing to a Heisman Trophy campaign for quarterback Will Grier.More >
  • Harper's future is shadow hanging over DC's All-Star moment

    Harper's future is shadow hanging over DC's All-Star moment

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:53:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:23:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer, left, and Bryce Harper look on at a baseball press conference to unveil the 2018 MLB All-Star Game logo, in Washington. Thirteen years after Major...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer, left, and Bryce Harper look on at a baseball press conference to unveil the 2018 MLB All-Star Game logo, in Washington. Thirteen years after Major...
    Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will bat sixth for the National League in the All-Star Game in his current home ballpark.More >
    Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will bat sixth for the National League in the All-Star Game in his current home ballpark.More >
  • The Latest: Johnson wins a trophy without hitting a shot

    The Latest: Johnson wins a trophy without hitting a shot

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:58:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:25:55 GMT
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). England's Justin Rose speaks during a press conference on preview day three of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Justin Rose’s best finish at a British Open remains hi...(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). England's Justin Rose speaks during a press conference on preview day three of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Justin Rose’s best finish at a British Open remains hi...
    Justin Rose's best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur, and he doesn't understand why.More >
    Justin Rose's best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur, and he doesn't understand why.More >
  • Machado won't let trade talk diminish his fun as All-Star

    Machado won't let trade talk diminish his fun as All-Star

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:57:38 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:25:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gail Burton). Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado, left, and Caleb Joseph score against the Texas Rangers in the third inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton). Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado, left, and Caleb Joseph score against the Texas Rangers in the third inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Baltimore.
    Machado preps for All-Star Game knowing that trade from Orioles is imminent.More >
    Machado preps for All-Star Game knowing that trade from Orioles is imminent.More >
  • Hometown hero Harper wins thrilling HR Derby over Schwarber

    Hometown hero Harper wins thrilling HR Derby over Schwarber

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:47:41 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:48:28 GMT
    Harper thrills home crowd and father by winning Home Run Derby over Schwarber 19-18.More >
    Harper thrills home crowd and father by winning Home Run Derby over Schwarber 19-18.More >
  • The Latest: MLB union head hints work stoppage possible

    The Latest: MLB union head hints work stoppage possible

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:08:56 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:54:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). New York Yankees' Neil Walker celebrates with Aaron Judge (99) after hitting a solo home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). New York Yankees' Neil Walker celebrates with Aaron Judge (99) after hitting a solo home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Head of baseball players' union favors expanding wild-card playoff from one game to a series, but says there are scheduling challenges.More >
    Head of baseball players' union favors expanding wild-card playoff from one game to a series, but says there are scheduling challenges.More >
  • Lakers, Trail Blazers to meet for Summer League title again

    Lakers, Trail Blazers to meet for Summer League title again

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-07-17 03:14:20 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:35:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Los Angeles Lakers' Josh Hart, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton battle for the ball during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game, Monday, July 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Los Angeles Lakers' Josh Hart, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton battle for the ball during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game, Monday, July 16, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Josh Hart had 37 points and nine rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 112-109 double-overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the semifinals of the NBA Summer League.More >
    Josh Hart had 37 points and nine rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 112-109 double-overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the semifinals of the NBA Summer League.More >
  • Washington Metro workers approve strike amid rising tensions

    Washington Metro workers approve strike amid rising tensions

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:58:09 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:18:29 GMT
    After years without a new contract, the Washington Metro's largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation's capital for this week's Major League Baseball...More >
    After years without a new contract, the Washington Metro's largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation's capital for this week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game.More >
  • No refuge from politics but France victory a fitting climax

    No refuge from politics but France victory a fitting climax

    Sunday, July 15 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-07-15 22:19:46 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:46:32 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    This World Cup was never going to be a refuge from politics when it was being staged in Putin's Russia, but the players did their best to keep the tournament for themselves.More >
    This World Cup was never going to be a refuge from politics when it was being staged in Putin's Russia, but the players did their best to keep the tournament for themselves.More >
  • World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost

    World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:45:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:10:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The name of French soccer player Kylian Mbappe is projected onto the Arc de Triomphe as soccer fans invade the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 1...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The name of French soccer player Kylian Mbappe is projected onto the Arc de Triomphe as soccer fans invade the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 1...
    World Cup, World Cup and more World Cup _ that's all France is talking about.More >
    World Cup, World Cup and more World Cup _ that's all France is talking about.More >
  • Sankey: New gambling laws could result in SEC injury reports

    Sankey: New gambling laws could result in SEC injury reports

    Monday, July 16 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:09:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:02:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey speaks during NCAA college football SEC media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey speaks during NCAA college football SEC media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey says the Supreme Court ruling on gambling could cause the league to require schools to release reports that list the status of injured or ineligible players.More >
    Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey says the Supreme Court ruling on gambling could cause the league to require schools to release reports that list the status of injured or ineligible players.More >
  • Baseball's shifting culture set to play out in All-Star Game

    Baseball's shifting culture set to play out in All-Star Game

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:15:19 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:14:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez connects on a solo home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez connects on a solo home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Boston.
    Fans tuning into the baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday night will get to see the shifting culture of the sport.More >
    Fans tuning into the baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday night will get to see the shifting culture of the sport.More >
  • Spieth returns claret jug, faces tough task getting it back

    Spieth returns claret jug, faces tough task getting it back

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:17:50 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-07-17 07:08:34 GMT
    (Richard Sellers/PA via AP). Jordan Speith hits out of a bunker during a practice round for the The Open Championship golf tournament at Carnoustie Golf Links in Angus, Scotland, Monday July 16, 2018.(Richard Sellers/PA via AP). Jordan Speith hits out of a bunker during a practice round for the The Open Championship golf tournament at Carnoustie Golf Links in Angus, Scotland, Monday July 16, 2018.
    Spieth endures the ceremonious return of a claret jug and has to figure out Carnoustie to get it back.More >
    Spieth endures the ceremonious return of a claret jug and has to figure out Carnoustie to get it back.More >
  • The Latest: Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park

    The Latest: Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:15:15 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:44 AM EDT2018-07-17 06:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer, left, and Bryce Harper look on at a baseball press conference to unveil the 2018 MLB All-Star Game logo, in Washington. Thirteen years after Major...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer, left, and Bryce Harper look on at a baseball press conference to unveil the 2018 MLB All-Star Game logo, in Washington. Thirteen years after Major...
    The AL and NL All-Star managers have revealed the pitchers they'll be using immediately after starters Chris Sale and Max Scherzer.More >
    The AL and NL All-Star managers have revealed the pitchers they'll be using immediately after starters Chris Sale and Max Scherzer.More >
  • APNewsBreak: State gets 5 more sports betting applications

    APNewsBreak: State gets 5 more sports betting applications

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:13:10 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:41:54 GMT
    It's already late in the fourth quarter for some gambling companies' plan to offer legal sports betting in New Jersey before football season starts.More >
    It's already late in the fourth quarter for some gambling companies' plan to offer legal sports betting in New Jersey before football season starts.More >
  • Lawsuit alleges USA Diving ignored sex abuse of divers

    Lawsuit alleges USA Diving ignored sex abuse of divers

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:19:14 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-07-17 03:19:23 GMT
    Two former divers are suing USA Diving, accusing the national governing body of ignoring or obstructing inquiries into allegations that a coach sexually abused them when they were young athletes.More >
    Two former divers are suing USA Diving, accusing the national governing body of ignoring or obstructing inquiries into allegations that a coach sexually abused them when they were young athletes.More >
  • World Cup protesters get 15 days in jail, sports event bans

    World Cup protesters get 15 days in jail, sports event bans

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:28:07 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:42:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). A steward runs after two people that invaded the pitch during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). A steward runs after two people that invaded the pitch during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Two of the four protesters who barged onto the field at the World Cup final have been sentenced to 15 days in jail.More >
    Two of the four protesters who barged onto the field at the World Cup final have been sentenced to 15 days in jail.More >
  • Eagles QB Wentz weds girlfriend in lakeside ceremony

    Eagles QB Wentz weds girlfriend in lakeside ceremony

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:29:29 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 23:07:58 GMT
    Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz married his longtime girlfriend Maddie Oberg in a lakeside ceremony over the weekend that thrilled some fans in boats.More >
    Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz married his longtime girlfriend Maddie Oberg in a lakeside ceremony over the weekend that thrilled some fans in boats.More >
  • Soccer diplomacy: World Cup host Putin gives Trump a ball

    Soccer diplomacy: World Cup host Putin gives Trump a ball

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:56:54 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-07-16 23:01:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, tosses a soccer ball to his wife first lady Melania Trump after Russian President Vladimir Putin presented it to him during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidenti...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, tosses a soccer ball to his wife first lady Melania Trump after Russian President Vladimir Putin presented it to him during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidenti...
    Riding high after hosting a successful World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin brought a soccer ball as a gift for his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.More >
    Riding high after hosting a successful World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin brought a soccer ball as a gift for his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.More >
  • Fisher's new challenge: Make Aggies tough, SEC champions

    Fisher's new challenge: Make Aggies tough, SEC champions

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:52:59 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:16:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Texas A&M head coach Jimbo Fisher speaks during NCAA college football Southeastern Conference media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Texas A&M head coach Jimbo Fisher speaks during NCAA college football Southeastern Conference media days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Jimbo Fisher working to add toughness to new Texas A&M team as he looks to build championship team in demanding SEC West.More >
    Jimbo Fisher working to add toughness to new Texas A&M team as he looks to build championship team in demanding SEC West.More >
  • New AD taking charge at Michigan St: 'We must do better'

    New AD taking charge at Michigan St: 'We must do better'

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:19:41 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:30:08 GMT
    (Dale G. Young/Detroit News via AP). New Michigan State athletic director Bill Beekman speaks at an introductory press conference in East Lansing, Mich., Monday, July 16, 2018.(Dale G. Young/Detroit News via AP). New Michigan State athletic director Bill Beekman speaks at an introductory press conference in East Lansing, Mich., Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Michigan State has officially introduced Bill Beekman as its new athletic director, giving him the job he's held on an interim basis since early February.More >
    Michigan State has officially introduced Bill Beekman as its new athletic director, giving him the job he's held on an interim basis since early February.More >
  • Houston, Phoenix among future Final Four sites

    Houston, Phoenix among future Final Four sites

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:09:04 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:11:30 GMT
    The Final Four is headed back to Houston, Phoenix, San Antonio and Indianapolis.More >
    The Final Four is headed back to Houston, Phoenix, San Antonio and Indianapolis.More >
  • Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon

    Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:27:31 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:09:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the men's singles final match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Sunday July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the men's singles final match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Sunday July 15, 2018.
    From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts.More >
    From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts.More >
  • The Latest: French leader to soccer team: 'Don't change'

    The Latest: French leader to soccer team: 'Don't change'

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:19:33 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:07:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Edme). French goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris holds the cup as the French soccer team arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Roissy, north of Paris. France prepares to welcome home the national soccer team for a...(AP Photo/Bob Edme). French goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris holds the cup as the French soccer team arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Roissy, north of Paris. France prepares to welcome home the national soccer team for a...
    France's victorious World Cup team has descended upon Paris' packed Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open bus with Alpha jets streaming the national colors overhead and wild cheers of joy ringing out.More >
    France's victorious World Cup team has descended upon Paris' packed Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open bus with Alpha jets streaming the national colors overhead and wild cheers of joy ringing out.More >
  • Police: Drowning of NHL goalie Ray Emery not suspicious

    Police: Drowning of NHL goalie Ray Emery not suspicious

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:47:52 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:21:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, file). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2011 file photo Chicago Blackhawks goalie Ray Emery keeps his eyes on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Tampa, Fla. Emery has drowned in his hometo...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, file). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2011 file photo Chicago Blackhawks goalie Ray Emery keeps his eyes on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Tampa, Fla. Emery has drowned in his hometo...
    Police: Drowning of ex-goalie Ray Emery does not appear suspicious; call it 'case of misadventure'.More >
    Police: Drowning of ex-goalie Ray Emery does not appear suspicious; call it 'case of misadventure'.More >
  • Trout still setting the standard in AL through first half

    Trout still setting the standard in AL through first half

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:35:18 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:01:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs to first base after hitting a single during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs to first base after hitting a single during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    If you were voting on an AL MVP award for just the first half, you could put together an entire 10-man ballot that's just Mike Trout, plus nine players from the Red Sox, Yankees, Indians and Astros.More >
    If you were voting on an AL MVP award for just the first half, you could put together an entire 10-man ballot that's just Mike Trout, plus nine players from the Red Sox, Yankees, Indians and Astros.More >
  • Bowlsby has reasons to feel bullish about Big 12 Conference

    Bowlsby has reasons to feel bullish about Big 12 Conference

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:42:55 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:46:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby has plenty of reasons to feel bullish about his league these days.More >
    Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby has plenty of reasons to feel bullish about his league these days.More >
  • Free agency turning into bargain hunting for NBA clubs

    Free agency turning into bargain hunting for NBA clubs

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:04:51 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:40:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this Monday, March 19, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers' Isaiah Thomas argues a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis. No fewer than 33 players wi...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this Monday, March 19, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers' Isaiah Thomas argues a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis. No fewer than 33 players wi...
    Bargain Hunters: With a lot of money gone, NBA teams now seem to be turning their attention to finding steals of deals.More >
    Bargain Hunters: With a lot of money gone, NBA teams now seem to be turning their attention to finding steals of deals.More >
  • 33yo Ronaldo at Juventus: Age isn't important

    33yo Ronaldo at Juventus: Age isn't important

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:52:05 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:06:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Portuguese ace Ronaldo salutes his fans as he arrives to undergo medical checks at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Portuguese ace Ronaldo salutes his fans as he arrives to undergo medical checks at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Cristiano Ronaldo believes age is just a number as he vows to do his best to bring Juventus the Champions League success it craves.More >
    Cristiano Ronaldo believes age is just a number as he vows to do his best to bring Juventus the Champions League success it craves.More >
  • Froome happy as Tour de France heads for the mountains

    Froome happy as Tour de France heads for the mountains

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:08:47 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:52:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Britain's Chris Froome, rides in the pack during the eight stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 181 kilometers (112.5 miles) with start in Dreux and finish in Amiens, France, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Britain's Chris Froome, rides in the pack during the eight stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 181 kilometers (112.5 miles) with start in Dreux and finish in Amiens, France, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    Chris Froome believes the mountains will reveal the true Tour de France contenders.More >
    Chris Froome believes the mountains will reveal the true Tour de France contenders.More >
  • Mets' Wilpons on brink of championship _ in esports

    Mets' Wilpons on brink of championship _ in esports

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:40:18 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:34:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2018, file photo, New York Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon, center, talks with Michael Conforto and No. 1 draft pick Jerred Kelenic, left, before the team's baseball game against the Pit...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2018, file photo, New York Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon, center, talks with Michael Conforto and No. 1 draft pick Jerred Kelenic, left, before the team's baseball game against the Pit...
    Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and his family are on the brink of a championship _ in esports.More >
    Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and his family are on the brink of a championship _ in esports.More >
  • Fleetwood best placed to end American dominance of majors

    Fleetwood best placed to end American dominance of majors

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:33:42 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:33:44 GMT
    (Richard Sellers/PA via AP). Tommy Fleetwood practicing during preview day one of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Britain, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Richard Sellers/PA via AP). Tommy Fleetwood practicing during preview day one of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Britain, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Tommy Fleetwood was Two rounds of 63 made on different sides of the Atlantic over the past eight months are fuelling the belief that Tommy Fleetwood can end the American dominance of the majors at the British Open.More >
    Tommy Fleetwood was Two rounds of 63 made on different sides of the Atlantic over the past eight months are fuelling the belief that Tommy Fleetwood can end the American dominance of the majors at the British Open.More >
  • Serena Williams at No. 28 in WTA rankings, climbs 153 spots

    Serena Williams at No. 28 in WTA rankings, climbs 153 spots

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:05:22 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:13:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serena Williams of the United States is dejected after losing a point to Germany's Angelique Kerber during their women's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serena Williams of the United States is dejected after losing a point to Germany's Angelique Kerber during their women's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
    Serena Williams climbed 153 spots in the WTA rankings after her runner-up finish at Wimbledon, putting her back in the top 30.More >
    Serena Williams climbed 153 spots in the WTA rankings after her runner-up finish at Wimbledon, putting her back in the top 30.More >
  • Futures Game a showcase of potential Machado trade chips

    Futures Game a showcase of potential Machado trade chips

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-07-15 23:24:55 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:01:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). U.S. Team Peter Alonso, of the New York Mets prepares to hit a home run against the World Team in the seventh inning of the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The the 89th...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). U.S. Team Peter Alonso, of the New York Mets prepares to hit a home run against the World Team in the seventh inning of the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The the 89th...
    New York Mets prospect Peter Alonso hit a two-run home run that reminded manager Torii Hunter of Mark McGwire as the United States beat the World 10-6 in a long-ball-filled All-Star Futures Game on Sunday.More >
    New York Mets prospect Peter Alonso hit a two-run home run that reminded manager Torii Hunter of Mark McGwire as the United States beat the World 10-6 in a long-ball-filled All-Star Futures Game on Sunday.More >
  • Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup

    Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:38:14 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:16:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Security stewards remove people who ran onto the pitch and briefly stopped the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Security stewards remove people who ran onto the pitch and briefly stopped the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Russian protest group and punk band Pussy Riot has claimed responsibility for four people who ran onto the field and disrupted the World Cup final.More >
    Russian protest group and punk band Pussy Riot has claimed responsibility for four people who ran onto the field and disrupted the World Cup final.More >
  • Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain

    Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:02:51 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:25:47 GMT
    (Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, left, presents a T-shirt to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, left, presents a T-shirt to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    The World Cup has bathed Russians and their country in a rosy light, but after the monthlong party ends and foreigners leave, President Vladimir Putin will be left with a pension crisis and unusually low ratings.More >
    The World Cup has bathed Russians and their country in a rosy light, but after the monthlong party ends and foreigners leave, President Vladimir Putin will be left with a pension crisis and unusually low ratings.More >
  • Young, joyful France beats Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup

    Young, joyful France beats Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup

    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-07-15 17:03:22 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Kylian Mbappe, front, celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Kylian Mbappe, front, celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for.More >
    France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for.More >
  • Putin: 25 million cyberattacks thwarted during World Cup

    Putin: 25 million cyberattacks thwarted during World Cup

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:32:41 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:05:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron, from left, wait on the podium after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhn...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron, from left, wait on the podium after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhn...
    President Vladimir Putin says Russian and other security services thwarted nearly 25 million cyberattacks linked to the World Cup.More >
    President Vladimir Putin says Russian and other security services thwarted nearly 25 million cyberattacks linked to the World Cup.More >
  • Ohio honors 1st documented black pro football player

    Ohio honors 1st documented black pro football player

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:08:09 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:21:27 GMT
    The state of Ohio has approved legislation that will create a day to honor the first documented, black professional football player, known by the nickname 'the Black Cyclone.'.More >
    The state of Ohio has approved legislation that will create a day to honor the first documented, black professional football player, known by the nickname 'the Black Cyclone.'.More >
  • Deschamps joins Zagallo, Beckenbauer as champ player, coach

    Deschamps joins Zagallo, Beckenbauer as champ player, coach

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-15 23:25:15 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-07-16 10:45:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ronald Blum). French players celebrate after bursting into a press conference by France head coach Didier Deschamps after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunda...(AP Photo/Ronald Blum). French players celebrate after bursting into a press conference by France head coach Didier Deschamps after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunda...
    France's Didier Deschamps joined Mario Zagallo, Franz Beckenbauer as the only men to win World Cup titles as a player and coach.More >
    France's Didier Deschamps joined Mario Zagallo, Franz Beckenbauer as the only men to win World Cup titles as a player and coach.More >
  • With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory

    With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory

    Sunday, July 15 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-07-15 19:49:19 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:57 AM EDT2018-07-16 08:57:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori). People celebrate on the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Paris. France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 .(AP Photo/Francois Mori). People celebrate on the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Paris. France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 .
    From Napoleon's triumphal arch to hard-scrabble suburbs of Paris, France is celebrating the national soccer team's victory in the World Cup.More >
    From Napoleon's triumphal arch to hard-scrabble suburbs of Paris, France is celebrating the national soccer team's victory in the World Cup.More >
  • Dixon wins IndyCar race at Toronto for 3rd time

    Dixon wins IndyCar race at Toronto for 3rd time

    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-07-16 00:54:56 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:16:14 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Scott Dixon celebrates after winning an IndyCar auto race in Toronto, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Scott Dixon celebrates after winning an IndyCar auto race in Toronto, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Scott Dixon won the IndyCar race at Toronto for his third title at the event The New Zealand native finished the 85-lap course on the streets surrounding Exhibition Place first, with Simon Pagenaud of France...More >
    Scott Dixon won the IndyCar race at Toronto for his third title at the event The New Zealand native finished the 85-lap course on the streets surrounding Exhibition Place first, with Simon Pagenaud of France finishing second.More >
  • Big Papi manages just fine, perfect fit in new All-Star role

    Big Papi manages just fine, perfect fit in new All-Star role

    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:44:42 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:51:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). World Team manager David Ortiz (34) shoots a self portrait with his team before the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tue...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). World Team manager David Ortiz (34) shoots a self portrait with his team before the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tue...
    David Ortiz manages just fine, perfect fit in new All-Star role.More >
    David Ortiz manages just fine, perfect fit in new All-Star role.More >
  • No doubt: Djokovic wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 years

    No doubt: Djokovic wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 years

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-07-15 11:57:57 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:40:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain, right, during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain, right, during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
    Novak Djokovic will be trying to win his fourth Wimbledon championship when he faces Kevin Anderson in the men's singles final.More >
    Novak Djokovic will be trying to win his fourth Wimbledon championship when he faces Kevin Anderson in the men's singles final.More >
  • Russian women push back at shaming over World Cup dating

    Russian women push back at shaming over World Cup dating

    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-07-15 06:52:24 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-07-16 05:52:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). English fans applaud their players after the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018. Belgium defeats Englan...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). English fans applaud their players after the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018. Belgium defeats Englan...
    Hundreds of thousands of foreign men have flooded into Russia for the monthlong World Cup, setting off a fierce debate in the host nation about the roles and rights of women.More >
    Hundreds of thousands of foreign men have flooded into Russia for the monthlong World Cup, setting off a fierce debate in the host nation about the roles and rights of women.More >
  • Vive la France! And a lot of other nations, too

    Vive la France! And a lot of other nations, too

    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-15 21:35:38 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-07-16 05:42:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Antoine Griezmann celebrates with the trophy after his team won 4-2 during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Antoine Griezmann celebrates with the trophy after his team won 4-2 during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    About two-thirds of France's World Cup-winning team has an immigrant background.More >
    About two-thirds of France's World Cup-winning team has an immigrant background.More >
  • The Latest: Pussy Riot charged in protest at World Cup final

    The Latest: Pussy Riot charged in protest at World Cup final

    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-15 12:17:35 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:41:24 GMT
    (Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has formally passed the torch to Qatar for the World Cup in 2022.More >
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has formally passed the torch to Qatar for the World Cup in 2022.More >
  • Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

    Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:59:40 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-07-16 00:21:16 GMT
    Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery has drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.More >
    Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery has drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.More >
  • Machado homers, exits early in Orioles' 6-5 win over Texas

    Machado homers, exits early in Orioles' 6-5 win over Texas

    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:50:03 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-15 23:25:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gail Burton). Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado follows through on a solo home run against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton). Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado follows through on a solo home run against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Baltimore.
    Machado homers, departs early from wet field as Orioles beat Rangers 6-5 to end first half.More >
    Machado homers, departs early from wet field as Orioles beat Rangers 6-5 to end first half.More >
  • John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M

    John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M

    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-15 12:17:53 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-07-15 21:55:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). John Cynn competes during the World Series of Poker main event, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). John Cynn competes during the World Series of Poker main event, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Indianapolis resident John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M.More >
    Indianapolis resident John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M.More >
  • From young Mbappe to aging keeper, the World Cup in records

    From young Mbappe to aging keeper, the World Cup in records

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-07-15 11:38:26 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-07-15 21:54:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent). France's Kylian Mbappe arrives on the pitch at the start of the official training session at the eve of the final against Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/David Vincent). France's Kylian Mbappe arrives on the pitch at the start of the official training session at the eve of the final against Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    Kylian Mbappe's breakout performances, 11 own goals and very few red cards despite all Neymar's dives.More >
    Kylian Mbappe's breakout performances, 11 own goals and very few red cards despite all Neymar's dives.More >
  • The Latest: Melichar, Peya win Wimbledon mixed doubles title

    The Latest: Melichar, Peya win Wimbledon mixed doubles title

    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:52:42 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-07-15 21:41:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to South Africa's Kevin Anderson during the men's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Sunday July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to South Africa's Kevin Anderson during the men's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Sunday July 15, 2018.
    Novak Djokovic has taken the first set of his Wimbledon final against Kevin Anderson 6-2 in just 29 minutes.More >
    Novak Djokovic has taken the first set of his Wimbledon final against Kevin Anderson 6-2 in just 29 minutes.More >
  • French President Macron has plenty of fun at World Cup final

    French President Macron has plenty of fun at World Cup final

    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:11:00 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:58:18 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    None of the heads of state at the World Cup final has as much fun as French President Emmanuel Macron.More >
    None of the heads of state at the World Cup final has as much fun as French President Emmanuel Macron.More >
  • Carnoustie presents a fast, brown look for British Open

    Carnoustie presents a fast, brown look for British Open

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:29:49 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:57:47 GMT
    (Richard Sellers/PA via AP). John Rahm practicing during preview day one of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Britain, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Richard Sellers/PA via AP). John Rahm practicing during preview day one of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Britain, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Fast and furious: Dry summer means a brown, fast British Open at Carnoustie.More >
    Fast and furious: Dry summer means a brown, fast British Open at Carnoustie.More >
  • Cardinals look for spark after manager's shock firing

    Cardinals look for spark after manager's shock firing

    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-07-15 18:23:59 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:57:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak, center, speaks about the firing of Cardinals manager Mike Matheny as owner Bill DeWitt Jr., left, and interim manager Mike Shildt, right, listen before a base...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak, center, speaks about the firing of Cardinals manager Mike Matheny as owner Bill DeWitt Jr., left, and interim manager Mike Shildt, right, listen before a base...
    Some St. Louis Cardinals players say they bear some responsibility for the sudden firing of manager Mike Matheny.More >
    Some St. Louis Cardinals players say they bear some responsibility for the sudden firing of manager Mike Matheny.More >
  • Degenkolb masters cobblestones as Porte crashes out of Tour

    Degenkolb masters cobblestones as Porte crashes out of Tour

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-07-15 11:38:35 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:18:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Australia's Richie Porte receives medical attention after crashing during the ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 156.5 kilometers (97.2 miles) with start in Arras and finish in Roubaix, France, Sunday, July ...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Australia's Richie Porte receives medical attention after crashing during the ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 156.5 kilometers (97.2 miles) with start in Arras and finish in Roubaix, France, Sunday, July ...
    The highly awaited cobblestoned Stage 9 of the Tour de France is underway and already has claimed its first victim.More >
    The highly awaited cobblestoned Stage 9 of the Tour de France is underway and already has claimed its first victim.More >
  • Kerber set for sustained success after Wimbledon title

    Kerber set for sustained success after Wimbledon title

    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:57:54 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:03:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Germany's Angelique Kerber poses with the trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Germany's Angelique Kerber poses with the trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
    The changes Angelique Kerber has made on the court helped her win a first Wimbledon title. She believes the changes she has made off the court will ensure her second coming as a dominant force in the women's game...More >
    The changes Angelique Kerber has made on the court helped her win a first Wimbledon title. She believes the changes she has made off the court will ensure her second coming as a dominant force in the women's game endures.More >
  • Stone wins Scottish Open, misses 1st 59 on European Tour

    Stone wins Scottish Open, misses 1st 59 on European Tour

    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-07-15 17:38:48 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:03:11 GMT
    The elusive round of 59 on the European Tour is safe for another tournament.More >
    The elusive round of 59 on the European Tour is safe for another tournament.More >
  • Truex seeking more success after third win in 6 NASCAR races

    Truex seeking more success after third win in 6 NASCAR races

    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-07-15 17:32:55 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-07-15 19:16:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). Martin Truex Jr. raises his arms in celebration following his victory in the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Kentucky Speedway, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Sparta, Ky.(AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). Martin Truex Jr. raises his arms in celebration following his victory in the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Kentucky Speedway, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Sparta, Ky.
    Defending NASCAR champion Martin Truex Jr. aims to continue roll that has earned 3 wins in 6 starts.More >
    Defending NASCAR champion Martin Truex Jr. aims to continue roll that has earned 3 wins in 6 starts.More >
  • St. Louis stunner: Cards fire Matheny with club near .500

    St. Louis stunner: Cards fire Matheny with club near .500

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-07-15 03:52:20 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-07-15 18:25:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny sits in the dugout before the start of the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in St. Louis.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny sits in the dugout before the start of the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in St. Louis.
    The St. Louis Cardinals have fired manager Mike Matheny during his seventh season with the team hovering around .500.More >
    The St. Louis Cardinals have fired manager Mike Matheny during his seventh season with the team hovering around .500.More >
  • He's back: Djokovic tops Nadal to reach 5th Wimbledon final

    He's back: Djokovic tops Nadal to reach 5th Wimbledon final

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:45:36 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:50:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Serbia's Novak Djokovic gestures after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Serbia's Novak Djokovic gestures after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
    Djokovic reaches 5th Wimbledon final, tops Nadal in 5 sets in match suspended overnight.More >
    Djokovic reaches 5th Wimbledon final, tops Nadal in 5 sets in match suspended overnight.More >
  • Serena Williams set to 'be a contender to win Grand Slams'

    Serena Williams set to 'be a contender to win Grand Slams'

    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:16:15 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:49:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serena Williams of the United States celebrates winning a point during her women's singles final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Tim Ireland). Serena Williams of the United States celebrates winning a point during her women's singles final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
    Serena Williams is ready to look ahead to the U.S. Open after her loss to Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon final.More >
    Serena Williams is ready to look ahead to the U.S. Open after her loss to Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon final.More >
  • A youthful France faces veteran-laden Croatia for World Cup

    A youthful France faces veteran-laden Croatia for World Cup

    Saturday, July 14 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-07-14 19:16:18 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-07-15 14:01:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Samuel Umtiti, second from left, is congratulated by his teammates France's Antoine Griezmann, Raphael Varane and Paul Pogba, from left, after scoring the opening goal during the semifinal match between France and B...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Samuel Umtiti, second from left, is congratulated by his teammates France's Antoine Griezmann, Raphael Varane and Paul Pogba, from left, after scoring the opening goal during the semifinal match between France and B...
    A young France team full of speed and skill will face a veteran Croatia squad that can never be counted out in Sunday's World Cup final.More >
    A young France team full of speed and skill will face a veteran Croatia squad that can never be counted out in Sunday's World Cup final.More >
  • LEADING OFF: Cards move on from Matheny, skidding Braves

    LEADING OFF: Cards move on from Matheny, skidding Braves

    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-07-15 06:48:29 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:55:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny tips his cap to the fans following the team's victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates in a baseball game in St. Louis. The Cardinals have fire...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny tips his cap to the fans following the team's victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates in a baseball game in St. Louis. The Cardinals have fire...
    LEADING OFF: Cards move on from Matheny, Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of All-Star Game with injury, Gary Sanchez to start rehab stint.More >
    LEADING OFF: Cards move on from Matheny, Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of All-Star Game with injury, Gary Sanchez to start rehab stint.More >
  • New Jersey track brings sports bets to New York's doorstep

    New Jersey track brings sports bets to New York's doorstep

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:40:39 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:53:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak holds up a ticket after he casted the very first bet at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack is the fourth sports betting outl...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak holds up a ticket after he casted the very first bet at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack is the fourth sports betting outl...
    A northern New Jersey horse racing track has brought legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep.More >
    A northern New Jersey horse racing track has brought legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep.More >
  • Indians C Yan Gomes finds out he's an All-Star while batting

    Indians C Yan Gomes finds out he's an All-Star while batting

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-07-15 03:16:57 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:18 AM EDT2018-07-15 12:18:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Yan Gomes hits an RBI double off New York Yankees starting pitcher Domingo German during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, July 13, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Yan Gomes hits an RBI double off New York Yankees starting pitcher Domingo German during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, July 13, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Indians catcher Yan Gomes has been named an All-Star for the first time.More >
    Indians catcher Yan Gomes has been named an All-Star for the first time.More >
  • Daly withdraws from British Open

    Daly withdraws from British Open

    Sunday, July 15 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-07-15 10:07:28 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-07-15 12:04:56 GMT
    John Daly withdraws from British Open because of knee injury.More >
    John Daly withdraws from British Open because of knee injury.More >
  • Truex repeats as NASCAR Cup winner at Kentucky Speedway

    Truex repeats as NASCAR Cup winner at Kentucky Speedway

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:01:49 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-07-15 11:43:33 GMT
    Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is on the pole and the green flag has dropped for the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.More >
    Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is on the pole and the green flag has dropped for the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.More >
  • Kerber tops Williams at Wimbledon for 3rd Grand Slam title

    Kerber tops Williams at Wimbledon for 3rd Grand Slam title

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-07-14 11:25:02 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-07-15 11:38:51 GMT
    (Neil Hall/Pool via AP). Serena Williams of the US returns a ball to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.(Neil Hall/Pool via AP). Serena Williams of the US returns a ball to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.
    About 10 months after having a baby, Serena Williams plays in the Wimbledon final against Angelique Kerber.More >
    About 10 months after having a baby, Serena Williams plays in the Wimbledon final against Angelique Kerber.More >
  • Jabari Parker agrees to $40 million, 2-year deal with Bulls

    Jabari Parker agrees to $40 million, 2-year deal with Bulls

    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:26:53 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-07-15 07:30:45 GMT
    Coming home: Jabari Parker, Bulls agree to $40 million, 2-year contract.More >
    Coming home: Jabari Parker, Bulls agree to $40 million, 2-year contract.More >
  • Baez homers, drives in 5 as Cubs rout Padres 11-6

    Baez homers, drives in 5 as Cubs rout Padres 11-6

    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-07-15 06:37:20 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-07-15 06:49:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez follows through on a two-run double against the San Diego Padres during the fifth inning of a baseball game in San Diego, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez follows through on a two-run double against the San Diego Padres during the fifth inning of a baseball game in San Diego, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    All-Star slugger Javier Baez hit a three-run home run and drove in five, Kyle Schwarber and Ian Happ also went deep and the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 11-6.More >
    All-Star slugger Javier Baez hit a three-run home run and drove in five, Kyle Schwarber and Ian Happ also went deep and the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 11-6.More >
  • Cole pitches into 6th inning, Astros hit 3 homers in 9-1 win

    Cole pitches into 6th inning, Astros hit 3 homers in 9-1 win

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:16:49 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-07-15 06:48:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Houston.
    Gerrit Cole struck out eight in 5 2/3 strong innings, and the Houston Astros hit three home runs in a 9-1 win over the Detroit Tigers.More >
    Gerrit Cole struck out eight in 5 2/3 strong innings, and the Houston Astros hit three home runs in a 9-1 win over the Detroit Tigers.More >
  • Red Sox beat Blue Jays 6-2 on Bogaerts' walkoff slam in 10th

    Red Sox beat Blue Jays 6-2 on Bogaerts' walkoff slam in 10th

    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:56:40 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-07-15 05:09:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez connects on a solo home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez connects on a solo home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Boston.
    Xander Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry the Boston Red Sox to a 6-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.More >
    Xander Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry the Boston Red Sox to a 6-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.More >
  • LEADING OFF: Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of ASG

    LEADING OFF: Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of ASG

    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-07-15 01:56:54 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-07-15 03:32:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Nick Markakis follows through on a grand slam during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. Markakis kept sayi...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Nick Markakis follows through on a grand slam during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. Markakis kept sayi...
    LEADING OFF: Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of All-Star Game with injury, Gary Sanchez to start rehab stint.More >
    LEADING OFF: Braves skidding into break, Ramos out of All-Star Game with injury, Gary Sanchez to start rehab stint.More >
  • The Latest: Truex repeats at NASCAR Cup race in Kentucky

    The Latest: Truex repeats at NASCAR Cup race in Kentucky

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:56:51 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:17 PM EDT2018-07-15 03:17:31 GMT
    Martin Truex Jr. has won the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.More >
    Martin Truex Jr. has won the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.More >
  • Slow start by All-Star Nola as Phillies lose to Marlins 2-0

    Slow start by All-Star Nola as Phillies lose to Marlins 2-0

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:36:57 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-07-15 02:52:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola ducks under a line drive by Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola ducks under a line drive by Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Miami.
    All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning and the punchless Philadelphia Phillies never recovered, losing to the Miami Marlins 2-0.More >
    All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning and the punchless Philadelphia Phillies never recovered, losing to the Miami Marlins 2-0.More >
  • The Latest: Swiatek wins Wimbledon girls' title

    The Latest: Swiatek wins Wimbledon girls' title

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-07-14 12:25:07 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-07-15 01:59:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.
    Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have resumed their Wimbledon semifinal.More >
    Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have resumed their Wimbledon semifinal.More >
  • Slow start by All-Star Nola as Phillies lose to Marlins 2-0

    Slow start by All-Star Nola as Phillies lose to Marlins 2-0

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:31:50 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:02:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola ducks under a line drive by Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola ducks under a line drive by Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Miami.
    All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning and the punchless Philadelphia Phillies never recovered, losing to the Miami Marlins 2-0.More >
    All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning and the punchless Philadelphia Phillies never recovered, losing to the Miami Marlins 2-0.More >
  • Bonifacio homers as Royals beat White Sox 5-0

    Bonifacio homers as Royals beat White Sox 5-0

    Saturday, July 14 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-07-14 21:41:45 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:52:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Kansas City Royals' Jorge Bonifacio, center, celebrates with Whit Merrifield, left, and Mike Moustakas after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, July 14, ...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Kansas City Royals' Jorge Bonifacio, center, celebrates with Whit Merrifield, left, and Mike Moustakas after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, July 14, ...
    Bonifacio homers for 1st time since suspension as Royals beat White Sox 5-0.More >
    Bonifacio homers for 1st time since suspension as Royals beat White Sox 5-0.More >
  • The Latest: Martinez praises Belgians for style, substance

    The Latest: Martinez praises Belgians for style, substance

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:21:50 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:17:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). England's Danny Rose takes a tumble during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). England's Danny Rose takes a tumble during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    The holes in Danny Rose's socks generated plenty of online debate during England's World Cup third-place playoff against Belgium.More >
    The holes in Danny Rose's socks generated plenty of online debate during England's World Cup third-place playoff against Belgium.More >
  • WORLD CUP KICKOFF: A look at the World Cup's final day

    WORLD CUP KICKOFF: A look at the World Cup's final day

    Saturday, July 14 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-14 19:01:16 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-14 22:44:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). Croatia's Luka Modric, right, celebrates with a child after winning the quarterfinal match between Russia and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium, in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). Croatia's Luka Modric, right, celebrates with a child after winning the quarterfinal match between Russia and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium, in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018.
    WORLD CUP KICKOFF: A look at the World Cup's final day.More >
    WORLD CUP KICKOFF: A look at the World Cup's final day.More >
  • Knox's glorious summer of golf continues at Scottish Open

    Knox's glorious summer of golf continues at Scottish Open

    Saturday, July 14 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-07-14 19:11:15 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-07-14 21:37:17 GMT
    An 11-hour sleep and a hearty Scottish breakfast sparked the latest impressive round in Russell Knox's glorious summer of golf, putting him in contention to seal back-to-back wins on the European Tour at the...More >
    An 11-hour sleep and a hearty Scottish breakfast sparked the latest impressive round in Russell Knox's glorious summer of golf, putting him in contention to seal back-to-back wins on the European Tour at the Scottish Open on Saturday.More >
  • Belgium finishes 3rd at World Cup, beats England 2-0

    Belgium finishes 3rd at World Cup, beats England 2-0

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:01:46 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:57:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, and England's Danny Rose challenge for the ball during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia,...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, and England's Danny Rose challenge for the ball during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia,...
    Belgium earns its highest World Cup finish by beating England 2-0 in the third-place match.More >
    Belgium earns its highest World Cup finish by beating England 2-0 in the third-place match.More >
  • Matchups in Sunday's World Cup final between France, Croatia

    Matchups in Sunday's World Cup final between France, Croatia

    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:23:27 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-07-14 19:17:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent). France's Kylian Mbappe arrives on the pitch at the start of the official training session at the eve of the final against Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/David Vincent). France's Kylian Mbappe arrives on the pitch at the start of the official training session at the eve of the final against Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    A look at the matchups in Sunday's World Cup final between France and Croatia.More >
    A look at the matchups in Sunday's World Cup final between France and Croatia.More >
  • Lenin statue at final sandwiched by ads for Budweiser, Visa

    Lenin statue at final sandwiched by ads for Budweiser, Visa

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:40:55 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:31:52 GMT
    In this July 11, 2018 photo, a man holds up a Visa sign in front of a statue of Lenin, as fans arrive for the semifinal match between Croatia and England at Luzhniki Stadium, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)In this July 11, 2018 photo, a man holds up a Visa sign in front of a statue of Lenin, as fans arrive for the semifinal match between Croatia and England at Luzhniki Stadium, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
    Lenin statue outside the stadium where France and Croatia will play the World Cup final is sandwiched by ads for Budweiser and Visa, a sign of how far Russia has come from the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution.More >
    Lenin statue outside the stadium where France and Croatia will play the World Cup final is sandwiched by ads for Budweiser and Visa, a sign of how far Russia has come from the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution.More >
  • Blue Jays win 13-7, snap Red Sox win streak at 10 games

    Blue Jays win 13-7, snap Red Sox win streak at 10 games

    Friday, July 13 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-07-14 03:09:36 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:24:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Toronto Blue Jays' Justin Smoak celebrates his solo home run with Kendrys Morales (8) during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Toronto Blue Jays' Justin Smoak celebrates his solo home run with Kendrys Morales (8) during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Friday, July 13, 2018.
    Pillar, Smoak star as Toronto Blue Jays stop Boston's 10-game win streak with 13-7 victory over Red Sox.More >
    Pillar, Smoak star as Toronto Blue Jays stop Boston's 10-game win streak with 13-7 victory over Red Sox.More >
  • Reasons why France will win the World Cup

    Reasons why France will win the World Cup

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:32:04 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:13:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). In this image taken with a slow shutter speed France's Kylian Mbappe controls the ball during the semifinal match between France and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). In this image taken with a slow shutter speed France's Kylian Mbappe controls the ball during the semifinal match between France and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia...
    Reasons why France will win the World Cup final.More >
    Reasons why France will win the World Cup final.More >
  • Pols play at Nationals Park; that's not Trump's game

    Pols play at Nationals Park; that's not Trump's game

    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:26:37 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:47:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Abe, one of the Washington Nationals' racing presidents, takes part in an activity at the PLAY BALL Park as part of the Major League Baseball All-Star game festivities, Friday, July 13, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Abe, one of the Washington Nationals' racing presidents, takes part in an activity at the PLAY BALL Park as part of the Major League Baseball All-Star game festivities, Friday, July 13, 2018, in Washington.
    Nationals Park has a reputation as a politics-free zone, even though it's just over a mile away from the Capitol.More >
    Nationals Park has a reputation as a politics-free zone, even though it's just over a mile away from the Capitol.More >
  • 10 months after baby, Serena in Wimbledon final vs. Kerber

    10 months after baby, Serena in Wimbledon final vs. Kerber

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:44 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:44:32 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:35:18 GMT
    (Neil Hall/Pool via AP). Serena Williams of the US serves to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.(Neil Hall/Pool via AP). Serena Williams of the US serves to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.
    Serena Williams has been saying it over and over and over: Wimbledon is only the fourth tournament she's played since returning to the tour after having a baby.More >
    Serena Williams has been saying it over and over and over: Wimbledon is only the fourth tournament she's played since returning to the tour after having a baby.More >
  • LEADING OFF: Utley retirement tour, Gray back from minors

    LEADING OFF: Utley retirement tour, Gray back from minors

    Friday, July 13 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-07-14 01:44:30 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-07-14 17:35:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Chase Utley speaks during a news conference held to announce his retirement at the end of the season, Friday, July 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Chase Utley speaks during a news conference held to announce his retirement at the end of the season, Friday, July 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    LEADING OFF: Utley retirement tour, Jon Gray returns from Triple-A, Thames hammy issue.More >
    LEADING OFF: Utley retirement tour, Jon Gray returns from Triple-A, Thames hammy issue.More >
  • Reasons why Croatia will win the World Cup

    Reasons why Croatia will win the World Cup

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:42:13 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:44:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Croatia's Mario Mandzukic celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the semifinal match between Croatia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, July 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Croatia's Mario Mandzukic celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the semifinal match between Croatia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
    Don't write off Croatia in the World Cup final against France.More >
    Don't write off Croatia in the World Cup final against France.More >
  • Groenewegen wins 2nd straight stage at Tour; cobbles ahead

    Groenewegen wins 2nd straight stage at Tour; cobbles ahead

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:42:00 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:17:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Netherlands' Dylan Groenewegen celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the eight stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 181 kilometers (112.5 miles) with start in Dreux and finish in Amiens, France, Saturday, ...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena ). Netherlands' Dylan Groenewegen celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the eight stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 181 kilometers (112.5 miles) with start in Dreux and finish in Amiens, France, Saturday, ...
    Dylan Groenewegen won a second consecutive stage at the Tour de France when he sprinted to the finish on Saturday, and Greg Van Avermaet kept the overall lead for a fifth consecutive day.More >
    Dylan Groenewegen won a second consecutive stage at the Tour de France when he sprinted to the finish on Saturday, and Greg Van Avermaet kept the overall lead for a fifth consecutive day.More >
  • Out of adversity, Modric and Croatia to play for World Cup

    Out of adversity, Modric and Croatia to play for World Cup

    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-07-14 13:45:10 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:02:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Bandic). Croatia's Luka Modric listens to a question during a news conference of the Croatian national team at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Darko Bandic). Croatia's Luka Modric listens to a question during a news conference of the Croatian national team at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    Although small in stature, Luka Modric wields a big influence when he is on the soccer field.More >
    Although small in stature, Luka Modric wields a big influence when he is on the soccer field.More >
  • The clash: World Cup, Wimbledon men's finals could overlap

    The clash: World Cup, Wimbledon men's finals could overlap

    Friday, July 13 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-07-13 22:19:18 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:50:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Spectators attend the men's singles quarterfinal tennis match between John Isner of the United States and Canada's Milos Raonic, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Wednesday July 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Spectators attend the men's singles quarterfinal tennis match between John Isner of the United States and Canada's Milos Raonic, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Wednesday July 11, 2018.
    The clash: World Cup final between France and Croatia could overlap Wimbledon men's singles final, which starts less than 2 hours earlier.More >
    The clash: World Cup final between France and Croatia could overlap Wimbledon men's singles final, which starts less than 2 hours earlier.More >
  • The Latest: Belgium 1-0 at halftime in 3rd-place playoff

    The Latest: Belgium 1-0 at halftime in 3rd-place playoff

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:42:31 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:27:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, scores his side's opening goal against England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford as England's Danny Rose tries to defend during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer W...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, scores his side's opening goal against England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford as England's Danny Rose tries to defend during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer W...
    Thomas Meunier has given Belgium a 1-0 lead over England in the World Cup third-place playoff.More >
    Thomas Meunier has given Belgium a 1-0 lead over England in the World Cup third-place playoff.More >
  • As World Cup ends, Russia faces uncertain football legacy

    As World Cup ends, Russia faces uncertain football legacy

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:21:59 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:27:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo a general view at top right of temporary stands in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia. They were meant to show Russia was serious about saving money, bu...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo a general view at top right of temporary stands in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia. They were meant to show Russia was serious about saving money, bu...
    Russia's World Cup is coming to an end, leaving the host nation with newfound confidence on the field but some host cities burdened with costly arenas.More >
    Russia's World Cup is coming to an end, leaving the host nation with newfound confidence on the field but some host cities burdened with costly arenas.More >
  • Dodgers' Chase Utley to retire at season's end for family

    Dodgers' Chase Utley to retire at season's end for family

    Friday, July 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-07-13 20:23:30 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:42:53 GMT
    Chase Utley's baseball career is nearing an end.More >
    Chase Utley's baseball career is nearing an end.More >
  • Mbappe, France to face Modric, Croatia for World Cup title

    Mbappe, France to face Modric, Croatia for World Cup title

    Friday, July 13 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-07-13 19:28:25 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Samuel Umtiti, second from left, is congratulated by his teammates France's Antoine Griezmann, Raphael Varane and Paul Pogba, from left, after scoring the opening goal during the semifinal match between France and B...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). France's Samuel Umtiti, second from left, is congratulated by his teammates France's Antoine Griezmann, Raphael Varane and Paul Pogba, from left, after scoring the opening goal during the semifinal match between France and B...
    The speedy skills of 19-year-old Kylian Mbappe will be up against the cool control of Luka Modric when France faces Croatia on Sunday in the World Cup final.More >
    The speedy skills of 19-year-old Kylian Mbappe will be up against the cool control of Luka Modric when France faces Croatia on Sunday in the World Cup final.More >
  • BaseballMore>>

  • LEADING OFF: Hader faces Brewers, Machado debuts for Dodgers

    LEADING OFF: Hader faces Brewers, Machado debuts for Dodgers

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:07:02 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    LEADING OFF: Hader rejoins Brewers after offensive tweets are revealed during All-Star Game, Machado makes debut for Dodgers, Ohtani cleared to begin throwing.More >
    LEADING OFF: Hader rejoins Brewers after offensive tweets are revealed during All-Star Game, Machado makes debut for Dodgers, Ohtani cleared to begin throwing.More >
  • Indians bolster bullpen with All-Star Hand, rookie Cimber

    Indians bolster bullpen with All-Star Hand, rookie Cimber

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:37:46 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). San Diego Padres pitcher Brad Hand (52) throws in the eighth inning during the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). San Diego Padres pitcher Brad Hand (52) throws in the eighth inning during the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington.
    The AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of lefty All-Star closer Brad Hand and reliever Adam Cimber from the San Diego Padres in exchange for catching prospect...More >
    The AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of lefty All-Star closer Brad Hand and reliever Adam Cimber from the San Diego Padres in exchange for catching prospect Francisco Mejia.More >
  • Heyward helps Cubs beat Cardinals 9-6 in return from break

    Heyward helps Cubs beat Cardinals 9-6 in return from break

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:55:55 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward watches his RBI single off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward watches his RBI single off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago.
    Jason Heyward gets 3 hits as Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in baseball's first game since All-Star break.More >
    Jason Heyward gets 3 hits as Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in baseball's first game since All-Star break.More >
  • FootballMore>>

  • NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

    NFL, NFLPA freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami policy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:55:17 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:01:35 GMT
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >
  • It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:20:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
  • AP source: Falcons won't offer WR Jones new deal this year

    AP source: Falcons won't offer WR Jones new deal this year

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:23:25 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones walks off the field after an NFL football game between the Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, in Atlanta. A person familiar with the ...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones walks off the field after an NFL football game between the Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, in Atlanta. A person familiar with the ...
    AP source: Atlanta Falcons won't offer a new contract to star receiver Julio Jones.More >
    AP source: Atlanta Falcons won't offer a new contract to star receiver Julio Jones.More >
  • HockeyMore>>

  • Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:20:31 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:31:39 GMT
    (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP). Snowboarder Chloe Kim accepts the award for best female athlete, at the ESPY Awards at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Los Angeles.(Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP). Snowboarder Chloe Kim accepts the award for best female athlete, at the ESPY Awards at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Survivors of abuse by disgraced doctor join hands on stage, accept courage award at ESPYs.More >
    Survivors of abuse by disgraced doctor join hands on stage, accept courage award at ESPYs.More >
  • Chelios leaving Red Wings to return to Chicago

    Chelios leaving Red Wings to return to Chicago

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:09:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:23:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2008, file photo, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios (24) holds the Stanley Cup after the Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup hockey finals in Pittsburg...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2008, file photo, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios (24) holds the Stanley Cup after the Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup hockey finals in Pittsburg...
    Chris Chelios is leaving the Detroit Red Wings to return to his hometown of Chicago.More >
    Chris Chelios is leaving the Detroit Red Wings to return to his hometown of Chicago.More >
  • Police: Drowning of NHL goalie Ray Emery not suspicious

    Police: Drowning of NHL goalie Ray Emery not suspicious

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:47:52 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:21:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, file). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2011 file photo Chicago Blackhawks goalie Ray Emery keeps his eyes on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Tampa, Fla. Emery has drowned in his hometo...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, file). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2011 file photo Chicago Blackhawks goalie Ray Emery keeps his eyes on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Tampa, Fla. Emery has drowned in his hometo...
    Police: Drowning of ex-goalie Ray Emery does not appear suspicious; call it 'case of misadventure'.More >
    Police: Drowning of ex-goalie Ray Emery does not appear suspicious; call it 'case of misadventure'.More >
  • College Sports NewsMore>>

  • It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    It's college football's season of hope _ unless you're Vandy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:20:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:47:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football head coach Derek Mason of Vanderbilt speaks during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
    It's the season of hope in college football _ unless you're at Vanderbilt.More >
  • Clemson reworks Venables contract to $2M for 5 years

    Clemson reworks Venables contract to $2M for 5 years

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:30:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:03:07 GMT
    (Mark Crammer/Anderson Independent-Mail via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables, left, gets on a player during Clemson's NCAA college football spring game at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S....(Mark Crammer/Anderson Independent-Mail via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables, left, gets on a player during Clemson's NCAA college football spring game at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S....
    Clemson holds onto defensive coordinator Brent Venables, rework contract for the second time in five months to $2M for 5 years.More >
    Clemson holds onto defensive coordinator Brent Venables, rework contract for the second time in five months to $2M for 5 years.More >
  • The Latest: Fashion takes center stage at SEC Media Days

    The Latest: Fashion takes center stage at SEC Media Days

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:26:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:52:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football wide receiver Deebo Samuel of South Carolina is interviewed during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/John Amis). NCAA college football wide receiver Deebo Samuel of South Carolina is interviewed during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    The final session of SEC Media Days turned into a bit of a fashion show.More >
    The final session of SEC Media Days turned into a bit of a fashion show.More >