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VAR denies Man City again in latest wild match…

The video assistant referee denied Manchester City another crucial late goal in its latest wild match against Tottenham as the English Premier League champion dropped points for the first time in its title defense

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

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."

Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot…

Barty upset by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semifinals, misses chance to return to No. 1

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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.

Giants may not have to worry about Eli getting…

Daniel Jones' play suggests Giants don't have to worry as much about Eli Manning getting hurt

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

Denny Hamlin passes inspection, retains pole at…

Denny Hamlin passed pre-race inspection; car will start on the pole at Bristol Motor Speedway

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

Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age…

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

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

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

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

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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

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

Naomi Osaka's knee injury lends uncertainty to US…

Naomi Osaka began retired from her quarterfinal match at the Western & Southern Open, unsure what's going on in the knee. The defending U.S. Open champion is worried about her chances of making another deep run in New York

NFL conditionally reinstates Patriots WR Josh…

The NFL has conditionally reinstated Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon. Commissioner Roger Goodell notified Gordon that on Sunday, Gordon can rejoin the team for meetings and conditioning and individual workouts

Matsuyama blisters Medinah with 63 for BMW…

Hideki Matsuyama sets course record at soft Medinah with a 63 to lead BMW Championship

Drivers eyeing playoff spots and job security at…

There's very little wiggle room in the race to make NASCAR's playoffs and as free agency hits full steam, drivers need to secure their futures as fast as possible

Bayern held 2-2 at home by Hertha in Bundesliga opener

Bayern Munich was held to a 2-2 draw by Hertha Berlin in the opening Bundesliga game of the season on Friday

Garoppolo bounces back from 5-interception…

San Francisco quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo faced another team for the first time since a season-ending knee injury last season when the 49ers and Denver Broncos teamed up for a joint practice

AP source: Jets lose LB Williamson for season…

AP source: Jets lose LB Williamson for season with torn ACL

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Investigators: Earnhardt's plane bounced, went…

Investigators: Earnhardt's plane bounced during crash, ended up on Tennessee highway

AP sources: Alibaba exec to buy Nets, arena for…

People with knowledge of deal to AP: Alibaba exec to buy rest of Nets, Barclays for $3.4 billion

LEADING OFF: Harper's homers, Indians go deep…

LEADING OFF: Harper's homers, Indians go deep, Cueto warms