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Ruling to allow college athletes to unionize is thrown out

August 17, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board on Monday blocked a historic bid by Northwestern University football players to form the nation's first college athletes' union, dealing a blow t... more »»

Mountain biker dies during grueling Leadville 100 race

August 17, 2015

LEADVILLE, Colo. (AP) — An experienced mountain biker died Saturday while participating in the grueling Leadville 100 race in Colorado's mountains. more »»

NHL players among those fans watching Blue Jays take flight

August 17, 2015

TORONTO (AP) — Logan Couture was just a preschooler when the Toronto Blue Jays won the World Series titles in 1992 and 1993. more »»

Pistorius prosecutors file appeal at Supreme Court

August 17, 2015

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Prosecutors pushing for a murder conviction against Oscar Pistorius filed papers at South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal on Monday, four days before the Olympic... more »»

Latest on athlete unions: QB says team 'fine' with ruling

August 17, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the National Labor Relations Board's decision preventing Northwestern University football players from unionizing (all times are local):

1:45 p.m. more »»

Sailors try to limit contact with polluted Rio Olympic venue

August 17, 2015

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Mexico sailing coach Agustin Bellocchio offered a tip to sailors and windsurfers at this week's Olympic test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted Guanabara Bay: Don't swallow... more »»

Agent: Tiger to play this week's Wyndham for 1st time

August 17, 2015

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tiger Woods will play the Wyndham Championship for the first time. more »»

Jets' Marshall says Geno Smith did nothing to warrant punch

August 17, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Jets wide receiver Brandon Marshall has come to Geno Smith's defense, saying the injured quarterback was not at fault in last week's locker-room fight. more »»

Football's future? QBs training with virtual reality

August 17, 2015

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi quarterback Ryan Buchanan straps on a headset that covers his eyes, and instantly, he sees a scene that looks like a video game, all set from his perspective. more »»

Olympic champion Alptekin loses 1,500-meter title for doping

August 17, 2015

GENEVA (AP) — Olympic champion Asli Cakir Alptekin has agreed to give up her 1,500-meter title and serve an 8-year ban for blood doping, dealing another blow to track and fiel. more »»

LEADING OFF: Wacha, Cole try for 15th wins, A's ace Gray set

August 17, 2015

A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:

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FIGHT FOR 15

Pirates ace Gerrit Cole and Cardinals star Michael Wacha try for their major league-leading 15th... more »»

Defending champ Giants get on roll while facing contenders

August 17, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Washington. St. Louis. Pittsburgh. more »»

Day wins a major: 5 things we learned at the PGA

August 17, 2015

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Jason Day posted a picture of the Wanamaker Trophy on his Twitter account along with a message that said everything: "Ding dong the witch is dead. more »»

Morales' RBI single in 10th lifts Royals past Angels

August 17, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hitting with two outs with runners on base in a key situation doesn't bother Kendrys Morales. He just focuses on getting a good swing. more »»

Brewers minor leaguer says he's gay; MLB lauds his courage

August 17, 2015

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — It had been a long day and night for David Denson, in so many ways. more »»

Mikulak grabs 3rd straight US gymnastics national title

August 17, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sam Mikulak felt his hands slip off the high bar and knew trouble was coming. A split second later the best male gymnast in America found himself face down on the mat. more »»

Jason Day shows major mettle and wins PGA Championship

August 17, 2015

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Given a third straight chance to finally win a major, Jason Day promised a fight to the finish in the PGA Championship. more »»

Andy Murray beats Novak Djokovic in Montreal final

August 17, 2015

MONTREAL (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-ranked Novak Djokovic 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 on Sunday in the Rogers Cup for his fourth tournament victory of the year and third title in the Canadian event. more »»

Canadian teen Brooke Henderson wins Portland Classic

August 17, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Brooke Henderson got her breakthrough LPGA Tour victory. The Canadian teen will have to wait a little longer to become a tour member. more »»

Greinke dominates, hits go-ahead HR as Dodgers beat Reds 2-1

August 17, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke is one of only three pitchers in major league history to win a Cy Young Award, a Silver Slugger and a Gold Glov. more »»

 
 
 

 

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