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PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer was not amused. As Federer finished an interview after his first-round French Open victory Sunday, an overzealous fan left his seat and approached the 17-time major champion right there on the main stadium court in search of the most modern of mementos...
PARIS (AP) — When Frances Tiafoe steps on Court 5 at the French Open for his Grand Slam main-draw debut Monday, he'll be the first 17-year-old American man to play in the clay-court tournament since 1989, when a couple of guys named Pete Sampras and Michael Chang did it. Chang...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya insisted he had the best car in the Team Penske stable — even to his three teammates, who all believed they were legitimate contenders to win the Indianapolis 500. With the same confidence he showed 15 years ago when he routed the field,...
LONDON (AP) — 4:51 p.m. Newcastle has beaten West Ham 2-0 and will stay in the Premier League, sending Hull down to the League Championship next season. ___ 4:45 p.m. Newcastle has doubled its lead over West Ham and will stay in the Premier League if the victory is maintained in...
EDITOR'S NOTE: On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of the strangest finishes in boxing history as well as one of sports' most iconic moments — photos of Ali hovering over Liston on the canvas, shouting at...
LONDON (AP) — 2:58 p.m. (1358 GMT) Newcastle owner Mike Ashley says he is not leaving the club. Ashley has been silent in public since buying the northeast team in 2007 but he gave a television interview at St. James' Park ahead of the West Ham game when the team's Premier...
MONACO (AP) — 1:45 p.m. (1145 GMT) There's a simple reason why Lewis Hamilton is the favorite for this year's Monaco Grand Prix, aside from the fact that he's the F1 championship leader: he's in pole position. The tight, sinewy nature of Monaco's 3.34-kilometer (2.07-mile)...
PARIS (AP) — 12:45 a.m. (1034 GMT) Last year's losing women's finalist, Simona Halep, is safely through to the second round, closing out a 7-5, 6-4 victory against Russian Evegenia Rodina with an ace. The third-seeded Romanian, dressed all in black, celebrated with a fist pump...
MONACO (AP) — The Associated Press covers the biggest day in motorsports, from the Monaco Grand Prix to the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600. We start with Formula One: ___ 12:50 p.m. (1050 GMT) Glitz and glamour are part of any Formula One race, but never more so...
4:45 p.m. A mandatory evacuation remains in place for about 1,000 people ordered from their homes north of Houston...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox television announcer Hawk Harrelson will miss the team's 11-game trip because of...
MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Weatherman won the ARCA 150 on Sunday at New Jersey Motorsports Park for his first...
DETROIT (AP) — Marcus Belgrave, a jazz trumpeter who graced stages and studios with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin,...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat in the county's presidential election...
4:20 p.m. Storms packing high winds and heavy rain spread out across western Missouri, and forecasters say more is...