Liverpool wins again despite Adrian mistake…

An embarrassing mistake by goalkeeper Adrian failed to stop Liverpool racking up a second straight win to open the Premier League, and Norwich hat-trick star Teemu Pukki enhanced his reputation as a potential sensation of the new English season

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon

High levels of bacteria have canceled the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics. It's the second setback at the triathlon for organizers of next year's Olympic and Paralympics

Louisville parts ways with men's coach Ecarma after 29 years

Louisville to part ways longtime men's coach Rex Ecarma after 29 years following independent investigation

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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Ends Talks With U.S…

A spokeswoman for the players says the USSF and its president "fully intend to continue to compensate women players less than men."

Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age…

Felice Gimondi, one of only seven cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours, has died

Can Tokyo's efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?

Tokyo's famous and efficient rail system is likely to be stressed during next year's Olympics.

Nick Kyrgios fined more than $100,000 for vulgar…

Nick Kyrgios fined $113,000 by ATP for expletive-filled outbursts in Cincinnati

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston…

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits a skid, Harper's homers, Mad Max on the mound, Tatis likely done for season

Tokyo's summer heat forces triathlon test to be…

Tokyo's summer heat has forced an Olympic women's triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year's games

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Kokkinakis in US Open via wild card; Bellis out with injury

Thanasi Kokkinakis will play at the U.S. Open after being granted a wild card by Tennis Australia

Walton's World: Big Bill brings unique musings to…

Basketball Hall of Famer Bill Walton brought his unique commentary and musings to the baseball booth Friday night

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo's Golden Gai

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo _ nearly 280 bars in the Golden Gai

A's edge Astros 3-2 in 13 to inch closer in…

Robbie Grossman singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros

US men's volleyball team secures bid to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The U.S. men's volleyball team secured a bid to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, beating the Dutch host 25-18, 25-20, 17-25, 25-21 to go unbeaten in the round-robin Tokyo Volleyball Qualification Tournament

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Colin Kaepernick's GF on Jay-Z's NFL Deal…

Jay-Z's Roc Nation announced a huge deal this week with the NFL, a "long-term partnership" in which the rapper's company will be taking on the role of "official live music entertainment strategists," offering advice on Super Bowl performances and working on "the production and promotion of new music as well...

USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81

Much got made earlier this week after USA Basketball's national team was soundly beaten by a bunch of G League guys during a scrimmage in practice