MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian anti-doping agency says reforms in Russian sport are at risk if it is suspended again by the World Anti-Doping Agency. WADA reinstated the Russian agency, known as RUSADA, in
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — So far the older guys are holding court against the new generation at the Australian Open. On Saturday, 31-year-old Novak Djokovic beat 19-year-old Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-4,
LOS ANGELES — Skid Row is a tough place to raise kids. Hundreds of this city's most desperately poor wander filthy streets at all hours. Tents spread across sidewalks sometimes for entire blocks, forcing
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It was all a bit overwhelming for the latest opponent who could do nothing to slow Serena Williams at the Australian Open. So Dayana Yastremska, an 18-year-old from Ukraine,
MEXICO CITY — A massive fireball that engulfed people scooping up fuel spilling from a pipeline ruptured by thieves in central Mexico killed 21 people and badly burned 71 others in what was a chronicle
FOSTER CITY, CALIF. – In all the hoopla surrounding fully autonomous cars, it’s easy to forget that, for the foreseeable future, most of the automobiles we find ourselves in are going to be driven by Yes,
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool and England defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has signed a new long-term contract with the Premier League leaders. The deal ties Alexander-Arnold to Liverpool until 2024,
LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins was nervous. His stomach felt tight and filled with butterflies. He grabbed his phone and fired off texts to family and friends. He talked to his brother and sister.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Naomi Osaka had the umpire warning her for spiking her racket in the first set, and checking on her welfare when she tumbled near the baseline in the next. The U.S. Open champion
Trump plans to make ‘major announcement’ on border, shutdown As the government shutdown enters its 29th day, President Donald Trump plans to make make a "major announcement" about the southern border Saturday.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open: LOOKAHEAD TO SUNDAY Roger Federer faces one of the game's brightest new stars when he takes on Stefanos Tsitsipas in the fourth round at
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maybe Roger Federer isn't as famous as we thought. Turns out that even he must carry his tournament ID to get where he's try to go at the Australian Open. Rules are rules, all.
Kenneth Temple is a devout New Orleans Saints fan. Ask him a question about his beloved team, and the first words from his mouth are "Who Dat? Who Dat?" Still, Temple, a noted chef who has cooked for NFL
CHICAGO (AP) — If Kris Bryant knows anything about where Bryce Harper is going in free agency, he is staying quiet for the moment. Bryant does know at least one thing that should delight fans of the Chicago
The Carolina Hurricanes didn't get a chance to do their famed post-win celebration Friday night. In fact, they didn't even come close. And first-year coach Rod Brind'Amour wasn't happy about his team's
LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins couldn't wipe the smile off his face. The usually scowling big man was back Friday night after being sidelined for nearly a year. He scored 14 points in his Warriors
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Giving up 20 points in a quarter to a reserve forward may have been just the thing to let New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry air his many grievances with his team's defense.
LOS ANGELES — There’s a lot that can be said about DeMarcus Cousins’ return to action, and very little that needs to be said, apart from this: Boogie is back. And the rest of the NBA is in all kinds of
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Led by Sam Bennett, it was long-awaited and much-needed big night for the Flames' secondary scorers. Bennett scored twice, including the go-ahead goal late in the third period,
Former Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz was back in town Friday night with the New York Islanders. And though the Capitals were also honoring defenseman Brooks Orpik before the game for playing in
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said his team took a step toward becoming a great team. Rueck said the Beavers played a "clean" game, taking care of the basketball, taking good shots
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Thatcher Demko was nervous before stepping on the ice. It sure didn't show. The 23-year-old goalie made 36 saves in his second NHL game, leading the Vancouver Canucks
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves knew his team would find out what Baylor, Louisville and Stanford already learned in close calls against Arizona State. Beating the Sun Devils wouldn't come
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the Australian Open (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Two-time major champion Garbine Muguruza got to enjoy a much earlier start — and much earlier finish
NEW YORK (AP) — Demetrius Andrade had such an easy time in the first defense of his WBO middleweight title that his opponent might have done his best fighting while shoving away the referee who had finally
Jemel Roberson: Police release name of cop who killed black security guard who was corralling a gunman
CHICAGO – A suburban Chicago police department on Friday confirmed the name of the officer who shot a black security guard as he was detaining a suspected gunman who opened fire at the bar where he worked.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy
MELBOURNE - Ukrainian teen Dayana Yastremska idolized Serena Williams from the time she picked up a racket when she was 5. When watching Williams play on TV as a child, she imagined she was helping the
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — There are some games when Stanford finds its groove from the opening tip, methodically handles business, and the key thing coach Tara VanDerveer takes from a victory afterward the
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan did not like his team's effort in a loss to San Jose earlier this week. A parade to the penalty box in the first period did not lift his mood. A dominating