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Serena sails into fourth round at Wimbledon

Six years ago Isner, over the course of three days, defeated France's Nicolas Mahut 70-68 in the final set. Sixth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada came back fr...


Toronto police concerned by Dallas shootings; chief tells officers to be cautious

Robots have been part of police tactical equipment for years - used to surveil crime scenes, aide in hostage negotiations or defuse bombs - but this was a "uniq...


Is Paul Pogba worth the money — Manchester United

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba would be "a perfect fit" for Manchester United , according to former Red Devils midfielder Paul Ince. Another striker on th...


Valdosta police ambush not related to Dallas shooting

The release said it was later determined that the man who fired at Hancock was Beck. Officer Hancock and the suspect were taken to different hospitals. Prelim...


Sir Alex Backs Allardyce For England Job

Jurgen Klinsmann, Guus Hiddink and Arsene Wenger have all been linked with the post after FA chief executive Martin Glenn revealed that foreign candidates woul...


Victor Hedman signs eight-year extension with Lightning

Lucic said two people, Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli and the 19-year-old McDavid, were the reason he joined a franchise that most highly touted free ag...


Edwin Encarnacion Suspended One Game

Ezequiel Carrera, who initially was called out at home during Toronto's three-run eighth inning, was ruled safe after a replay review and thus scored the run ...


Harvick gets Kentucky pole after rain cancels qualifying

On Saturday, Busch will vie for his fourth victory of the season in Saturday's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN) where he is the def...


Carl Edwards beats AJ Allmendinger for pole at Sonoma

He started first in back-to-back races at Bristol and Richmond in April, and won the race at Bristol. The No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing machine was top-5 in both of F...


MacKinnon signs 7-year deal with Avalanche

MacKinnon scored 52 points last season (21g, 31a) in 72 games, his third year in the National Hockey League. By the conclusion of his freshman campaign, MacKinn...


Spain comes full circle in Euro 2016 loss to Italy

Del Bosque tried to put on a fearless face following the defeat when asked about his future, saying he would speak to Spanish football federation president Ange...


Story hits 20th and 21st HRs, Rockies beat Phillies 11-2

I just work to get better". He has been on the disabled list since June 23 with a left hamstring strain. He struck out six and walked two on 98 pitches. We're g...


Rio teams taking shape for US track, gymnastics

Her score would've been higher had she not fallen off the balance beam during Rotation 4. Despite her rough night, it would be hard to imagine Douglas being...


Mavericks reportedly ready to make move on Harrison Barnes

With Durant in the team, personnel changes are bound to happen. The Warriors just stay winning. Barnes said, "It's an honor to be able to put on that U.S. CSN...


Top Seed Djokovic Falls in Third Round at Wimbledon

No player, male or female, has won a Golden Slam since Steffi Graf in 1988. Murray has found it nearly impossible to get the better of Djokovic over the las...


Practice joy for Hamilton at Silverstone

After a crisis meeting, chaired by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff and technical director Paddy Low, at the team's headquarters in Brackley, Hamilton and Rosberg were ...


UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-Final 2; France Advances to Final

As Germany was defending a French corner kick, Bastian Schweinsteiger looked to clear the ball out. Griezmann was electric from the outset in Marseille , wit...


Warriors official: Without Nash, 'I'm not sure if we get' Durant

Durant spoke with allowable candor about how he detached himself from Oklahoma City to alight in Oakland, and with requisite enthusiasm about the future that ...


Duffy and Morales lead Royals to win over Phillies

But with the groove Morales is in these days, Royals manager Ned Yost found it hard to take Morales out of his lineup this week as Kansas City visited St. He ...


NASCAR cancels Kentucky qualifying, allots more practice time after rain

Gaughan will get to see if he still enjoys Kentucky - statistically his top track - in Friday's Alsco 300 at the 1.5-mile oval (8:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN). He's h...


Tulowitzki's 3 RBIs lead Jays to comeback win

Verlander allowed two runs and five hits in 5 2/3 innings. Toronto pounded out 12 hits and walked five times with Troy Tulowitzki driving in three while M...


Rogers: Gareth Bale leads Wales out of global soccer doldrums

The changes were working, Ramsey was probing, Bale eventually found space and McAuley's touch proved the difference. VIEW FROM THE BENCH: Chris Coleman contin...


McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court

Andy Murray advances to the Wimbledon Final after defeating Tomas Berdych in straight sets in the semifinal. "I would like to see a breaker because I was the ...


Ohio ACLU praises new rules on marches during Republican convention

It wouldn't be much of a shock if Tyson did attend though. Finance Director Sharon Dumas said the larger coverage amount was recommended by AON following a ...


Injured Germany striker Gomez out of EURO 2016

The two teams will meet in an enticing last-four clash in Marseille on Thursday after Germany saw off Italy on penalties and France beat Iceland 5-2. Those th...


Anderson Silva steps up to face Daniel Cormier in non-title bout

Jones' B sample results have been reported by the laboratory, and that the results confirm the findings of the A sample ", USADA spokesman Ryan Madden said Frid...


Headley scores on passed ball in 9th, Yankees beat Texas 2-1

NY has never been more than two games over and since getting to 31-30 June 10, the Yankees are 8-9. NEW YORK (AP) - Trailing by four runs in the ninth innin...


The gymnastics skills too risky for even Simone Biles

It's not goal driven for her, like, "I'm going out to do better to beat somebody'". A year-long, independent study by AP has shown high levels of viruses and so...


Blue Jays snap Cleveland's streak

The Toronto Blue Jays lost a marathon of a game, (19 innings), 2-1 to the Cleveland Indians . TIGERS 3, RAYS 2: Justin Verlander allowed two runs and four ...


Yankees edge Indians 5-4

The Yankees scored three times in the sixth to take a 5-2 lead. Green was given another start after he beat the Padres last Sunday with six innings of one-r...


Lower NBA cap for 2017-18 may trouble Warriors

The NBA's previously reported 2017-18 salary cap projection of $107 million has been lowered to $102 million, according to a memo from the league obtained by ...


Mario looks to avoid 2nd final loss with Portugal in a year

Coleman, whose club managerial experience had taken him from England to Spain and Greece yielding little in the way of results, only took up the role in January...


Kerber aiming to follow in Graf's Wimbledon footsteps

But the Williams' clan was denied another match on centre court as Angelique Kerber, who beat Serena in the Australian Open final in January, put paid to that s...


Madison Bumgarner Doesn't Need a Damn DH

Not counting an instance or two of lineup-card flubbery over the years, Bumgarner became the first player to start on the mound and bat in place of the design...


Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in National Hockey League draft; Finns follow

The draft had an global flavor to it, starting with Matthews becoming the seventh American-born player to be selected No. 1, and the first since the Chicago Bla...


Pistons' Ellenson: 'Crazy' to see Dwyane Wade join Chicago Bulls

Throughout his stint with the Miami Heat, Wade helped bring three National Basketball Association titles to the team. The Heat spoke with him on Wednesday i...


Bill Cosby loses another appeal in sexual assault case

Prosecutors entered into evidence three previously unseen transcripts from Cosby's depositions taken in 2005 and 2006, but the defense will move to have them su...


Chris Coleman plays down Wales suspensions

Coleman said it was unjust that his players were booked when Belgium's Eden Hazard was not. No matter how well prepared the smaller nations might be, no matte...


Steve Kerr on bringing in Kevin Durant: 'We lost in the Finals'

Together, the two made one trip to the NBA Finals and three other trips to the Western Conference finals. "Being in [Oklahoma City] for so long, and the relatio...


Jedrzejczyk beats down Gadelha to keep UFC strawweight belt

The two ladies did battle for five rounds in an entertaining war, but it was Jedrzejczyk who came out on top and defended her title for a third straight time. P...


McCutchen helps Pirates to a rare win over Cubs, Arrieta

Pittsburgh has lost eight of nine against the Cubs this season, and reigning NL Cy Young Award victor Jake Arrieta is a big reason why. Most of the Cubs nev...


Djokovic conqueror Querrey reaches Wimbledon quarter-final

He played a terrific match". The 29-year-old Serbian was the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to hold all four Grand Slam titles at the same time. "You kno...


Obama to Cut Short European Trip, Will Visit Dallas

But the Dallas attack appeared to come with complicating political layers for the president and the potential to mark a different sort of moment. "I have no dou...


Blue Jays fly past White Sox

Sale (13-2) pitched eight innings of two-run ball to become the majors' first 13-game victor. GM Rick Hahn said the White Sox are "not too far away" from send...


Players in hunt for Pokemon Go monsters feel real-world pain

The internet has been abuzz with the nominal release of the much awaited Pokemon GO augmented reality gaming app to Android (and iOS too). Early report...


Unsentimental Eddie has England exceeding expectations

Now Youngs will be starting in Sydney on Saturday for his 61st England cap, and Eddie Jones, an Australian, has done what Johnson and his predecessors could not...


Germany gets victory against Italy to reach semifinal

Leonardo Bonucci says Italy are going out of Euro 2016 with their heads held high after suffering a dramatic penalty shootout defeat to world champions Germany....


Samsung phone not actually water resistant

Operating income at the semiconductor business probably fell about 25% to 2,55 trillion won in the June quarter on sales of 11,2 trillion won, according to the ...


Manu Ginobili Declines 'Big Offer'; Plays Last Season with Spurs?

While there have been many announcements of big names leaving or players staying throughout National Basketball Association free agency, this actually had nothi...


Euro Cup 2016: Antoine Griezmann is France's new 'Mr Extra'

The Atletico Madrid marksman tops the Euro 2016 scorers table with six goals but is now focused on getting his hands on the cup when they play Portugal in Pa...