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France says Brazil leader lied, escalating Amazon…

France has accused Brazil's president of having lied to French President Emmanuel Macron in a sharp escalation of tensions over fires ravaging the Amazon

Tokyo Paralympic lottery opens with 2.3M tickets available

Tokyo's Paralympics could be the big winner with Olympic tickets hard to find and costly

US OPEN '19: Coco Gauff, 15, part of crop of young Americans

The US Open will give Coco Gauff a chance to follow up on her magical Wimbledon _ and she is hardly the only young American tennis player worth watching right now

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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Gets Trial Date For…

A judge scheduled the trial date for their pay-discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation for May 5, 2020.

U.S. Olympic Committee Punishes Medalists For…

The U.S. Olympic Committee chief hinted at harsher penalties for athletes who stage protests at the 2020 Tokyo Games.

Capitals star Kuznetsov banned from Russia team…

Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov has been banned from the Russian national team for four years after testing positive for cocaine at the world championships in May

Astros defend decision to restrict reporter from…

Astros defend decision to restrict reporter from clubhouse at Verlander's request

Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000

Having trouble getting tickets for next year's Tokyo Olympics? No problem if you have $60,000

US Open '19: As usual, Djokovic, Nadal, Federer lead the way

Men to watch at US Open: defending champ Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer

Dolphins' Flores says he supports player protest…

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he supports receiver Kenny Stills' involvement in the NFL protest movement but wants him to play better

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Pan Am Games protesters each get 12 months of…

Protesters at Pan Am Games receive reprimands, 12 months of probation

US Open '19: No. 1 Osaka defends; Serena Williams eyes 24th

Women to watch at US Open: 23-time major winner Serena Williams, defending champ Naomi Osaka

Panthers hoping Newton's injured left foot 'not…

The Panthers are hoping Cam Newton's injured foot isn't too serious

USOPC proposes more athletes on board as part of…

USOPC proposes more athlete representation as part of bylaw overhaul

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet…

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet in the US Open, and they'll do it in their very first match at the final major of the year

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LEADING OFF: Players get creative, Yanks at…

LEADING OFF: Big leaguers get creative with jerseys, Yankees at Dodger Stadium, Cervelli available

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon

High levels of bacteria have canceled the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics. It's the second setback at the triathlon for organizers of next year's Olympic and Paralympics