Sports

Soccer star Rapinoe, boxer Shields win…

Soccer star Rapinoe, boxing champ Shields honored as sportswomen of year by Billie Jean King's Women's Sports Foundation

Tale of 2 Cities: Sapporo likes race move; Tokyo…

Sapporo officials are thrilled with a proposal to move next year's Tokyo Olympic marathons to the northern Japanese city; Tokyo officials not so much

China Resumes Streaming NBA Games

The move to stop streaming NBA games came following a controversial tweet by an NBA General Manager about Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement.

Simone Biles Is The Most Decorated World…

Biles beat Vitaly Scherbo's record of 23 medals, which was set in 1996.

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Atlanta businessman spared prison in college hoops scandal

An Atlanta businessman who pleaded guilty in a college basketball scandal that paid bribes to steer top athletes to certain schools and money managers has been spared prison time

Girardi out, Brosius in as US manager for Olympic qualifiers

Joe Girardi quit as manager of the U.S. baseball team trying to qualify for the Olympics before it played a single game

Spanish soccer league tries again to stage game…

The Spanish soccer league is trying again to take a regular season game to Miami despite abandoning plans last season after facing opposition from other soccer bodies

Olympic marathons set to move out of Tokyo to cooler north

The International Olympic Committee wants to move the Tokyo Games marathons 500 miles north to avoid searing heat in the city

APNewsBreak: Liberty to play at Barclays starting…

APNewsBreak: WNBA's New York Liberty to play at Barclays Center next year

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Vladimir Putin says Russia wants to leave its doping "shortcomings" in the past, even as it faces questions regarding data tampering

Wizards, Beal agree on 2-year, $72 million…

All-Star guard Bradley Beal agrees on 2-year, $72 million extension with the Washington Wizards

Ramsey 'overjoyed' by LA move; Rams eager for…

Jalen Ramsey is thrilled to join the Los Angeles Rams after his trade from Jacksonville

Joe Maddon returns to Los Angeles Angels as…

Joe Maddon agrees to become Los Angeles Angels' manager, reuniting him with organization where he spent first 3 decades of his baseball career

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Vrabel: Titans switch to Tannehill at QB looking…

Coach Mike Vrabel says the Tennessee Titans will start quarterback Ryan Tannehill against the Chargers looking to spark an offense that has scored just a touchdown over the past 10 quarters

Goodell: pass interference reviews are working as…

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says the new video review rule for pass interference is working as expected, with only obvious mistakes by officials being corrected

Shields' brother charged in assault on Habazin's…

A prosecutor has filed an assault charge against the brother of boxer Claressa Shields in connection with an attack on the trainer for Ivana Habazin before the weigh-in for their fight

Yanks' Boone defends catcher Sánchez as…

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says catcher Gary Sánchez has been "excellent" defensively and isn't hesitating to start the two-time All-Star in Game 4 of the AL Championship Series

There from the start for Nationals, Zimmerman in…

Ryan Zimmerman has been through it all with the Washington Nationals and now he will get to play in the franchise's first World Series _ and the first for any Washington baseball team since 1933

Yanks' bullpen to be tested after rainout…

Game 4 of the AL Championship Series scheduled for Wednesday night has been postponed a day with rain in the forecast

Fitzpatrick to start for Dolphins at Buffalo on…

Ryan Fitzpatrick will start at quarterback Sunday for winless Miami Dolphins at Buffalo, Josh Rosen will be back on bench

Walker adds 58 penalty shots at Senior LPGA for new rule

Unaware of new rule, Senior LPGA player gets 58 penalty shots for caddie standing behind her

NCAA: College athletes graduating at record high…

Graduation rates for college athletes hit another record, 89 percent, according to statistics released by the NCAA on Monday

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NLCS sweep puts damper on Cardinals' 92-win season

Being swept in NL Championship Series puts damper on St. Louis Cardinals' expectation exceeding 92-win season

Gauff loses opening match at Luxembourg Open

Coco Gauff lost her opening match at the Luxembourg Open in straight sets on Wednesday, just three days after winning her first WTA title in Austria

Bulgaria arrests 6 soccer fans following racist…

Bulgarian police arrested six soccer fans and identified 15 people linked to making racist gestures, including Nazi salutes, during a European Championship qualifying match against England