Ledecky illness shocks world championships7/23/2019 3:52:14 AM Katie Ledecky's withdrawal from the 200 and 1,500 meters freestyle put a huge dampener on the third day of the world swimming championships in Gwangju with a major question mark now hanging over the unwell American for the rest of the meet.
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charge in Las Vegas7/23/2019 3:32:50 AM Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prosecutors said on Monday.
Unwell Ledecky withdraws from 200, 1,500 freestyle7/23/2019 2:44:49 AM Katie Ledecky withdrew from the 200 meters freestyle and will miss her 1,500 title defense at the world swimming championships later on Tuesday due to illness, USA Swimming said.
Giants sign first-round QB Jones7/23/2019 2:26:12 AM The New York Giants agreed to terms Monday with their first-round pick, quarterback Daniel Jones, multiple outlets reported.
NBA notebook: Spurs hire Duncan as assistant coach7/23/2019 2:21:38 AM Tim Duncan will return to the San Antonio Spurs as an assistant coach in 2019-20.
Olympics: Shonan the birthplace of Japan's modern surf culture7/23/2019 2:05:17 AM Surfing makes its Olympic debut next year at Chiba’s Ichinomiya beach but for many Japanese it is the Shonan coast, 50 kilometers south of Tokyo, that is regarded as the birthplace of the country’s modern surf culture.
MLB notebook: Brewers' Woodruff (side) likely out 6 week7/23/2019 1:38:41 AM Milwaukee All-Star right-hander Brandon Woodruff is expected to miss six weeks after sustaining a left oblique strain during the Brewers' game Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks, manager Craig Counsell announced Monday.
California boxing license returned to Bulgarian athlete who forcibly kissed reporter7/23/2019 1:31:24 AM A Bulgarian boxer whose California license was suspended for forcibly kissing a female reporter during an interview was reinstated on Monday but warned he faced a permanent ban for any such behavior in the future.
NFL notebook: Redskins OT Williams to hold out7/23/2019 1:11:58 AM Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is not expected to report to training camp with the rest of the team this week, NFL Network reported Monday.
ATP roundup: Two-time Hamburg champ Mayer loses7/23/2019 12:30:59 AM Argentina's Leonardo Mayer, a two-time champion of the Hamburg European Open, fell 7-6 (8), 6-4 to Germany's Rudolf Molleker on Monday in the opening round of the German event.
WTA roundup: Gasparyan upset at Baltic Open7/22/2019 11:49:16 PM Romania's Irina Bara moved into the second round of the inaugural Baltic Open when No. 5 seed Margarita Gasparyan was forced to retire while trailing 6-4, 4-6, 4-0 on Monday in Jurmala, Latvia.
Report: Redskins' Williams to hold out of camp7/22/2019 11:44:19 PM Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is not expected to report to training camp with the rest of the team later this week, NFL Network reported Monday.
U.S. trials boast speed, Lyles-Coleman showdown7/22/2019 10:38:52 PM The speed show that is the backbone of the American athletics championships takes on added significance in Des Moines, Iowa this week when the United States select a team for this year's worlds which are being held in Doha.
Report: Jets signing former Texans TE Griffin7/22/2019 9:52:43 PM The New York Jets are signing former Houston Texans tight end Ryan Griffin to fill in for the recently suspended Chris Herndon, NFL Network reported Monday.
Wizards expected to offer All-Star G Beal an extension7/22/2019 8:47:49 PM The Washington Wizards are expected to offer All-Star guard Bradley Beal a three-year $111 million extension this week, although there are no indications he will accept immediately, ESPN reported Monday.
NFL's Cowboys extend reign atop Forbes' most valuable teams list7/22/2019 7:11:53 PM The Dallas Cowboys were ranked the world's most valuable sports team for a fourth consecutive year according to an annual list published by Forbes on Monday that was dominated by National Football League clubs.
Yankees return RHP Holder back to bullpen7/22/2019 6:44:30 PM The New York Yankees recalled right-hander Jonathan Holder on Monday just short of a month after he was sent back to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre.
Report: Camp holdout still possible for Cowboys' Elliott7/22/2019 4:55:33 PM Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has not ruled out a holdout during training camp as the sides explore the possibility of a new contract, NFL Network reported.
Toyota fetches new way to use AI, self-drive tech in Tokyo Games7/22/2019 4:28:53 PM Miniature remote controlled cars have proved to be a crowd pleaser at track and field throwing events, but for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Toyota Motor Corp is upping the game with a hi-tech way to fetch javelins and hammers: pint-sized, self-driving A.I. robot cars.
MLB roundup: Yastrzemski, Giants walk off in 12th7/22/2019 3:35:58 PM The San Francisco Giants worked their extra-inning magic on the visiting New York Mets once again Sunday afternoon, getting a walk-off, opposite-field home run from Mike Yastrzemski in the bottom of the 12th for a 3-2 victory.