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  • Tennis-Stosur overpowers Halep in soggy Paris to reach quarters

    (Adds player quotes) By John Stonestreet PARIS, May 31 (Reuters) - Sam Stosur powered into the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday with a straight sets win against Simona Halep, adapting better to damp and heavy conditions that her higher-ranked … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 24 seconds ago
  • U.S. warns citizens of possible terrorist attacks in Europe

    The U.S. State Department warned Americans on Tuesday of the possible threat of terrorist attacks in Europe this summer, saying targets could include tourist sites, restaurants and large events such as the European Soccer Championship in France. … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017

    AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Three people with knowledge of the negotiations have told The Associated Press that the NFL is moving the Pro Bowl from Honolulu to Orlando this season. … More »

    AP - Sports - 9 minutes ago
  • Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    By Pritha Sarkar PARIS (Reuters) - Fans were left wet and miserable at a soggy Roland Garros on Tuesday -- but not as drenched or depressed as Agnieszka Radwanska after the world number two's French Open hopes fizzled out following a monumental … More »

    Reuters - 10 minutes ago
  • Marco Reus out of Euro 2016, Schweinsteiger in Germany squad

    Marco Reus out of Euro 2016, Schweinsteiger in Germany squad

    Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus was dropped from Germany's European Championship squad on Tuesday, and captain Bastian Schweinsteiger made the final cut despite injury. Reus, who had been struggling at the team's training camp in Ascona, … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Rashford, 18, makes England's Euro squad

    Rashford, 18, makes England's Euro squad

    LONDON (AP) -- Three months ago, Marcus Rashford hadn't even played a senior game in professional soccer. Now, the 18-year-old Manchester United forward is going to the European Championship for England. … More »

    AP - Sports - 20 minutes ago
  • Injured Ledley named in Wales Euro 2016 squad

    Injured Ledley named in Wales Euro 2016 squad

    REUTERS - Injured midfielder Joe Ledley was named on Tuesday in the Wales squad for next month's European Championship while Newcastle United defender Paul Dummett missed out. Ledley, 29, had been a doubt for the tournament after he fractured his … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Agent: UMinn coach informed university of drug allegations

    The agent for the longtime University of Minnesota wrestling coach is disputing allegations from a team member that the coach covered up the wrestlers' plans to sell and use an anti-anxiety drug. The university police department is investigating … More »

    AP - Sports - 24 minutes ago
  • Povetkin's promoter aims for Wilder fight this year

    The promoter for Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin said Tuesday he wants the title fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder rescheduled for later this year and that new testing proves Povetkin is clean. Wilder had been due to fight … More »

    AP - Sports - 26 minutes ago
  • Ex-Flyers captain MacLeish dies at 66

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Rick MacLeish, who starred for the Broad Street Bullies teams of the Philadelphia Flyers that won the Stanley Cup in 1974 and 1975, has died. He was 66. … More »

    AP - Sports - 28 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Radwanska suffers Paris meltdown in defeat by Pironkova

    (Recasts with details) By Pritha Sarkar PARIS, May 31 (Reuters) - Fans were left wet and miserable at a soggy Roland Garros on Tuesday -- but not as drenched or depressed as Agnieszka Radwanska after the world number two's French Open hopes … More »

    Reuters - 41 minutes ago
  • Can Ken Hitchcock get more magic from Blues in final season?

    Can Ken Hitchcock get more magic from Blues in final season?

    The only question about Hitchcock – and it’s a legitimate one – is about his message, and when it’s worn out. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 41 minutes ago
  • Rain pushes back 2 men's quarters a day

    Rain pushes back 2 men's quarters a day

    The weather is not expected to improve in Paris and French Open organizers have announced that the first two men's quarterfinal matches scheduled for Tuesday have been postponed. Second-seeded Andy Murray is now set to take on ninth-seeded Richard … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • Tyronn Lue was taken aback by David Blatt's '[messed]-up' firing

    Tyronn Lue was taken aback by David Blatt's '[messed]-up' firing

    According to one report, Lue attempted to persuade his boss to keep Blatt in charge of the Cavaliers. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 47 minutes ago
  • US Open qualifying hits complicated time

    US Open qualifying hits complicated time

    This isn't necessarily the busiest time of the year for Jeff Hall, though it might be the most complicated. Hall is the managing director of rules and competition for the USGA, and as the final stage of qualifying gets going for the U.S. Open, his … More »

    AP - Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Bills sign free agent LB Lattimore

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills continue to increase their depth at linebacker by signing free agent Jamari Lattimore. … More »

    AP - Sports - 50 minutes ago
  • Djokovic back on top before rain halts play again

    Djokovic back on top before rain halts play again

    PARIS (Reuters) - Play at the French Open was halted by rain again on Tuesday with world number one Novak Djokovic 3-6 6-4 4-1 up against Roberto Bautista Agut in their fourth-round match. The Serbian top seed lost the opening set to the 14th-seeded … More »

    Reuters - 51 minutes ago
  • Turkey name 18-year-old Mor in Euro 2016 squad

    By Ece Toksabay ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey have named 18-year-old midfielder Emre Mor, who made his debut in Sunday's friendly against Montenegro, in their Euro 2016 squad, the country's football federation said on Tuesday. Mor, who plays for Danish … More »

    Reuters - 52 minutes ago
  • Radwanska, Halep ousted at French Open

    Radwanska, Halep ousted at French Open

    Yes, they actually managed to complete a match on this wettest of weeks at the French Open. Radwanska, the 2012 Wimbledon runner-up, dropped 10 games in a row and got treatment for a problem with her right forearm and hand while being beaten 2-6, … More »

    AP - Sports - 59 minutes ago
  • Zimbabwe axe coach Whatmore ahead of India series

    Zimbabwe have axed their coach Dav Whatmore and captain Hamilton Masakadza just days before the arrival of India for a five-match limited-overs tour. Zimbabwe Cricket cited the team’s poor performance at this year's World Twenty20 tournament where … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago