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  • Hall of Famer and Olympic gold medalist Anne Donovan dies.

    Hall of Famer and Olympic gold medalist Anne Donovan dies.

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 00:17:28 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:20:30 GMT
    Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and coached the U.S. to gold in 2008, has died of heart failure.More >>
    Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and coached the U.S. to gold in 2008, has died of heart failure.More >>
  • The Latest: Argentina looking up at towering foe Iceland

    The Latest: Argentina looking up at towering foe Iceland

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-06-13 11:37:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:17:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Members of Reporters Without Borders (RSF) hold giants portraits representing imprisoned Russian journalists, on the Place de la Republique, in Paris, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. French non-profit Reporters Without Borders set ...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Members of Reporters Without Borders (RSF) hold giants portraits representing imprisoned Russian journalists, on the Place de la Republique, in Paris, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. French non-profit Reporters Without Borders set ...
    Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) displayed the pictures of seven journalists jailed in Russia on a Paris plaza in a show of protest, one day before the World Cup kicks off.More >>
    Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) displayed the pictures of seven journalists jailed in Russia on a Paris plaza in a show of protest, one day before the World Cup kicks off.More >>
  • Call reveals frantic effort to save Bode Miller's daughter

    Call reveals frantic effort to save Bode Miller's daughter

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:35:23 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:35:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015 file photo, USA men's ski team member Bode Miller participates in a news conference at the alpine skiing world championships in Beaver Creek, Colo. Authorities reported Monday, June 11, 2018...(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015 file photo, USA men's ski team member Bode Miller participates in a news conference at the alpine skiing world championships in Beaver Creek, Colo. Authorities reported Monday, June 11, 2018...
    A 911 call reveals people pleading for help as they try desperately to save Olympic skier Bode Miller's 19-month-old daughter from drowning in a backyard swimming pool.More >>
    A 911 call reveals people pleading for help as they try desperately to save Olympic skier Bode Miller's 19-month-old daughter from drowning in a backyard swimming pool.More >>
  • Olympic skier Bode Miller's toddler daughter drowns in pool

    Olympic skier Bode Miller's toddler daughter drowns in pool

    Monday, June 11 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-06-12 01:04:17 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-06-12 17:41:26 GMT
    The 19-month-old daughter of Olympic skier Bode Miller has drowned in a pool.More >>
    The 19-month-old daughter of Olympic skier Bode Miller has drowned in a pool.More >>
  • Voters in Swiss region reject bid for 2026 Winter Games

    Voters in Swiss region reject bid for 2026 Winter Games

    Sunday, June 10 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-06-10 13:12:33 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-06-10 20:03:35 GMT
    Voters in the Swiss region of Valais have voted against a bid for the 2026 Winter OIympics in the town of Sion.More >>
    Voters in the Swiss region of Valais have voted against a bid for the 2026 Winter OIympics in the town of Sion.More >>
  • Sadio Mane was the 'quiet kid' with the superstar talent

    Sadio Mane was the 'quiet kid' with the superstar talent

    Friday, June 8 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-06-08 17:01:59 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-06-08 19:14:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File). FILE - In this Thursday Jan. 19, 2017 file photo, Senegal's Moussa Sow, center, and teammate Sadio Mane, right, in action with Zimbabwe's Elisha Muroiwa, left, during the African Cup of Nations Group B soccer match betwe...(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File). FILE - In this Thursday Jan. 19, 2017 file photo, Senegal's Moussa Sow, center, and teammate Sadio Mane, right, in action with Zimbabwe's Elisha Muroiwa, left, during the African Cup of Nations Group B soccer match betwe...
    Sadio Mane was the 'quiet kid' with the superstar talent.More >>
    Sadio Mane was the 'quiet kid' with the superstar talent.More >>
  • AP Interview: Hope Solo says don't vote for US World Cup bid

    AP Interview: Hope Solo says don't vote for US World Cup bid

    Thursday, June 7 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-06-07 11:40:40 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-06-08 06:17:07 GMT
    Hope Solo now wants her country to lose one of its biggest soccer contests: FIFA's vote on the 2026 World Cup host.More >>
    Hope Solo now wants her country to lose one of its biggest soccer contests: FIFA's vote on the 2026 World Cup host.More >>
  • Missy Franklin to return to swimming at European meets

    Missy Franklin to return to swimming at European meets

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-06-06 17:41:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:03:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, files). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2016 file photo, United States' Missy Franklin prepares for a women's 200-meter freestyle heat during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Five-time Oly...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, files). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2016 file photo, United States' Missy Franklin prepares for a women's 200-meter freestyle heat during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Five-time Oly...
    Five-time Olympic swimming champion Missy Franklin is planning to return from double shoulder surgery at upcoming meets in France and Spain.More >>
    Five-time Olympic swimming champion Missy Franklin is planning to return from double shoulder surgery at upcoming meets in France and Spain.More >>
  • Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar

    Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-05 20:13:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-06-06 17:41:02 GMT
    The former senior vice president of USA Gymnastics has told a Senate committee that she was instructed to keep quiet after she informed her boss about allegations of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar.More >>
    The former senior vice president of USA Gymnastics has told a Senate committee that she was instructed to keep quiet after she informed her boss about allegations of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar.More >>
  • Sochi's empty stadium reflects Russian sports struggles

    Sochi's empty stadium reflects Russian sports struggles

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:30:08 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:34:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Artur Lebedev, File). FILE - This Wednesday, March 1, 2017 file photo shows an inside view of the Fisht Olympic stadium in Sochi, Russia. Sochi's World Cup stadium is a spectacular, sweeping structure on the Black Sea coast, but few locals ha...(AP Photo/Artur Lebedev, File). FILE - This Wednesday, March 1, 2017 file photo shows an inside view of the Fisht Olympic stadium in Sochi, Russia. Sochi's World Cup stadium is a spectacular, sweeping structure on the Black Sea coast, but few locals ha...
    Sochi's World Cup stadium is a spectacular, sweeping structure but it hasn't hosted a game in nearly a year.More >>
    Sochi's World Cup stadium is a spectacular, sweeping structure but it hasn't hosted a game in nearly a year.More >>
  • The Latest: Former USA Gymnastics president takes the Fifth

    The Latest: Former USA Gymnastics president takes the Fifth

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-06-05 21:13:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-06-05 23:34:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny invokes his right under the Fifth Amendment not to answer questions during a Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security, on Capitol Hil...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny invokes his right under the Fifth Amendment not to answer questions during a Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security, on Capitol Hil...
    The former president of USA Gymnastics has refused to answer questions from a Senate subcommittee about his handling of allegations of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar.More >>
    The former president of USA Gymnastics has refused to answer questions from a Senate subcommittee about his handling of allegations of sexual abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar.More >>
  • Correction: Obit-Newton story

    Correction: Obit-Newton story

    Monday, June 4 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-06-05 01:59:11 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-06-05 15:45:56 GMT
    Hall of Famer coach and administrator C.M. Newton, who helped create the original 1992 Olympic 'Dream Team', dies at 88.More >>
    Hall of Famer coach and administrator C.M. Newton, who helped create the original 1992 Olympic 'Dream Team', dies at 88.More >>
  • World Cup security Putin's top priority but threats loom

    World Cup security Putin's top priority but threats loom

    Monday, June 4 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-06-04 15:08:56 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-04 16:13:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). In this photo taken on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, police officers guard before a Russian Premier League Championship soccer match between Spartak Moscow and Tosno, with the World Cup Spartak stadium in the background, in Mosc...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). In this photo taken on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, police officers guard before a Russian Premier League Championship soccer match between Spartak Moscow and Tosno, with the World Cup Spartak stadium in the background, in Mosc...
    World Cup security top priority for Russian President Vladimir Putin, but threats abound.More >>
    World Cup security top priority for Russian President Vladimir Putin, but threats abound.More >>
  • National SportsMore>>

  • 120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire Engler

    120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire Engler

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:30:32 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:51:15 GMT
    A letter signed by 120 victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar demands that Michigan State University's governing board remove interim school president John Engler.More >>
    A letter signed by 120 victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar demands that Michigan State University's governing board remove interim school president John Engler.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:00:35 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:46:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.More >>
  • Bregman's game-ending 2B lifts Astros to 12th straight win

    Bregman's game-ending 2B lifts Astros to 12th straight win

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:40:27 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:46:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a game-winning double to score two runs against the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, June 18, 2018, in Houston. ...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a game-winning double to score two runs against the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, June 18, 2018, in Houston. ...
    Alex Bregman hit a game-ending two-run double with one out in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 to match a franchise record with their 12th straight win.More >>
    Alex Bregman hit a game-ending two-run double with one out in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 to match a franchise record with their 12th straight win.More >>
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  • Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

    Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:41:35 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:51:53 GMT
    The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim...More >>
    The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.More >>
  • Kim Jong Un visiting China, expected to discuss his nukes

    Kim Jong Un visiting China, expected to discuss his nukes

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-06-19 02:40:24 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:51:12 GMT
    Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday.More >>
    Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday.More >>
  • Doubts loom over Colombia peace deal with hawk's election

    Doubts loom over Colombia peace deal with hawk's election

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-06-18 19:50:25 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:44:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Colombia's President Elect Ivan Duque celebrates his victory in the presidential runoff election, in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor.(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Colombia's President Elect Ivan Duque celebrates his victory in the presidential runoff election, in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor.
    Uncertainty looms over Colombia's fragile peace deal with the victory of one of its most hawkish critics in a bruising presidential runoff that laid bare deep divisions in the South American nation as it tries to...More >>
    Uncertainty looms over Colombia's fragile peace deal with the victory of one of its most hawkish critics in a bruising presidential runoff that laid bare deep divisions in the South American nation as it tries to emerge from decades of bloody conflict.More >>
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