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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. will return to the ring for the first time since boxing's richest fight ever, facing Andre Berto on Sept. 12 in what he has said will be his final fight. The welterweight title bout doesn't figure to be nearly as lucrative as Mayweather's...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. will return to the ring for the first time since boxing's richest fight ever, facing Andre Berto on Sept. 12 in Las Vegas. Mayweather posted an announcement of the fight Tuesday on several social media outlets. The bout will be televised on...
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto pitcher Aaron Sanchez was suspended for three games and manager John Gibbons for one for their roles in Sunday's brawling game between the Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals. Major League Baseball on Tuesday also fined Sanchez an undisclosed sum for...
DETROIT (AP) — Dave Dombrowski is out as president and general manager of the Detroit Tigers and been replaced by Al Avila. The move was announced Tuesday by the Tigers, who are 51-54 and 11 1/2 games out of first place in the AL Central. Dombrowski joined the Tigers as team...
NEW YORK (AP) — Three-time beach volleyball Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings may serve underhand this month at the World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach, California. What's important is that she's competing there. Walsh Jennings dislocated her right shoulder...
LONDON (AP) — Sebastian Coe tells The Associated Press that the latest doping allegations leveled against track and field are "a declaration of war." Coe, a vice president of the International Association of Athletics Federations, vigorously defends the IAAF's drug-testing...
DETROIT (AP) — Mel Farr, a former NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year who rushed for more than 3,000 yards in seven pro seasons with the Detroit Lions, has died. He was 70. Farr, a running back, played college football at UCLA and finished seventh in the voting for the 1966 Heisman...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are losing hope that suspended receiver Justin Blackmon will return. General manager Dave Caldwell said Tuesday he's had no contact with Blackmon in some time. He adds that he expects Blackmon's skills to be diminished after...
KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Katie Ledecky of the United States has lowered her own world record by 2.23 seconds in winning the 1,500 freestyle at the world swimming championships. The 18-year-old swimmer led all the way and touched in 15 minutes, 25.48 seconds Tuesday night. That...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush earned more than $9 million over the last 17 months...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The advent of social media has brought a new type of connectedness and an easier way to share...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The staff of the International Monetary Fund is recommending that China wait until at least...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country record producer and songwriter Billy Sherrill, who helped create the smooth "...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newly released financial disclosure records show Republican presidential contender Chris...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — More than 380 people in 26 U.S. states have been diagnosed with a stomach illness tied to...