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The Latest: Milan-Cortina wins bid by 47-34 votes

The Milan-Cortina bid won 47 votes in its successful bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics, with Stockholm-Are receiving 34 votes

A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in…

Two candidates have stayed on Monday's ballot to pick the 2026 Winter Olympics host

Analysis: New No. 1 Barty's rapid rise could be just a start

Fendrich on Tennis: Ash Barty's rapid rise to the top of tennis could signal just the start of a lengthy run

Women's Soccer Team Says It's Paid Less Than Men…

Members of the women's national team say they made U.S. Soccer more money than the men's team, but that they're still paid less.

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Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages for US…

Former NBA shot blocker promoting vaccinations and other measures in Ebola outbreak

Krakow confirmed to host 2023 European Games

The Polish city of Krakow has been confirmed as the host of the 2023 European Games

Tennis greats applaud Barty's rise to No. 1

Australia's greatest female tennis players, Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley, have joined in celebrating the rise of compatriot Ashleigh Barty to the No. 1 world ranking which they both held

France to try former IAAF boss Diack and his son

French legal authorities have decided to try Lamine Diack, once one of the most influential men in Olympic sport

European Games struggle for attention as Belarus hosts

Shrunken in size and struggling for attention, the European Games open Friday in Belarus, one of the continent's most isolated countries

US player Anna Tatishvili appeals $50,000 French Open fine

American tennis player Anna Tatishvili appeals $50,000 French Open fine

Former Missouri football coach Pinkel says cancer returned

Former Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel says he is being treated for cancer again

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be…

Tickets for next year's Tokyo Olympics are seeing unprecedented demand; most fans won't get any

LEADING OFF: Mets deal with reporter dust-up, LA…

LEADING OFF: Mets deal with reporter dust-up, Dodgers rookies rock, Yankees try to tie HR record

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Up to 70 Russian athletes could face doping…

The Russian anti-doping agency says the number of athletes accused of receiving banned treatments from a doctor could rise to 70

Santa Anita season ends after 30 horse deaths…

Santa Anita's troubled racing season has come to a close after the deaths of 30 horses at the Southern California track rattled the industry and led to Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer being banned when four of his horses were among the casualties

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder

A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify

Pujols concludes STL return with 2 hits, Molina…

Angels slugger Albert Pujols had two hits and exchanged jerseys with former teammate Yadier Molina to conclude an emotional return to St. Louis, and Los Angeles beat the Cardinals 6-4

2012 Olympic silver medalist disqualified for steroid use

Olympic canoe silver medalist Jevgenij Shuklin has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping

Rookie trifecta: Smith delivers 3rd straight walk…

Hours after being called up from the minors, Will Smith connected for a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the ninth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over Colorado 6-3. It was the third straight day a Dodgers rookie hit a walk-off homer.

Swedish regions show support for 2026 Winter Olympics

All three regions proposing to stage events at the 2026 Winter Olympics in Sweden have committed their backing for the bid for the first time

Hannah Green holds her nerve and becomes major…

Hannah Green steadies her nerves at Hazeltine and becomes a major champion at Women's PGA

Tokyo Olympics next year: Faster, Stronger, but…

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds potential visitors that cannabis is banned in Japan

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Seattle's addition looms as part of draft weekend…

Seattle's addition looms as part of NHL draft weekend story

Martin Truex Jr. holds off KyBusch to defend…

Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway for the second straight year

Jerry Kelly wins hometown PGA Tour Champions event

Jerry Kelly won his hometown PGA Tour Champions event, beating Retief Goosen with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff in the American Family Insurance Championship