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Ex-baseball players Dotel, Castillo linked to DR…

Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested former MLB pitcher Octavio Dotel and are searching for ex-infielder Luis Castillo for their alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring

Pan Am Games protesters each get 12 months of probation

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

Was Dolphins coach sending a message via Jay-Z songs?

The Miami Dolphins' latest featured musical artist at practice: Jay-Z

USOPC proposes more athletes on board as part of…

USOPC proposes more athlete representation as part of bylaw overhaul

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Trout, Heaney with career highs in Angels' 5-1…

Trout matches MLB lead with career-best 42nd homer, Heaney career-high 14 Ks in Angels' 5-1 win over Rangers in doubleheader opener

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

Ex-Michigan State star Cleaves acquitted in sex…

A jury has acquitted former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves of sexual assault and other charges

Can Tokyo's efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?

Tokyo's famous and efficient rail system is likely to be stressed during next year's Olympics.

He said, he said: Browns stars Mayfield, OBJ rip…

Browns stars Baker Mayfield, Odell Beckham deliver cheap shots at New York Giants in magazine interviews.

Tokyo's summer heat forces triathlon test to be…

Tokyo's summer heat has forced an Olympic women's triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year's games

Cowboys, LB Smith agree on extension amid Elliott…

The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on a contract extension with young linebacker Jaylon Smith while the holdout by Pro Bowl running back Ezekiel Elliott nears a month since the team reported to training camp.

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo's Golden Gai

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo _ nearly 280 bars in the Golden Gai

Report: Beckham stadium site has unsafe arsenic levels

An environmental analysis shows the proposed site for David Beckham's Major League Soccer stadium in Miami is far more toxic than previously expected

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US men's volleyball team secures bid to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The U.S. men's volleyball team secured a bid to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, beating the Dutch host 25-18, 25-20, 17-25, 25-21 to go unbeaten in the round-robin Tokyo Volleyball Qualification Tournament

Saints' Brees dismisses concerns about arm…

Drew Brees sees discussions about his arm strength and recently declining yards-passing totals as moot points

Syracuse basketball star perseveres in breast…

Syracuse basketball star Tiana Mangakahia perseveres in breast cancer fight

Antonio Brown practices with Raiders in certified…

Star receiver Antonio Brown practiced with the Oakland Raiders in a certified helmet

Malzahn names freshman Bo Nix Auburn's starting…

Freshman Bo Nix will be Auburn's starting quarterback in the season opener

Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason…

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence highlights The Associated Press preseason All-America team

MLS awards expansion franchise to St. Louis for…

Major League Soccer has awarded the next expansion franchise to St. Louis, where a new downtown stadium will be built and the team will begin play during the 2022 season

American teen Anisimova out of US Open after…

American teenager Amanda Anisimova withdraws from US Open because of recent death of her father

Earl Monroe on what it takes to be great in the…

Earl Monroe was one of the flashy stars of his day, and say he likes the NBA as a star-driven league

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Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach…

Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, has died after a two-year fight with breast cancer

AP Top 25 Podcast: How Rece Davis votes in…

Voting in the AP Top 25 is a mix of art, science and hunch, and it's especially tricky when it comes to the preseason poll

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP…

Duckhee Lee of South Korea doesn't want to be defined by his deafness as he makes his way in professional tennis