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The Latest: Nurse's huge run helps Canada beat South Korea

Kia Nurse scored 20 of her 29 points in the second quarter and Canada beat South Korea 82-63 in the second day of the Women's Basketball World Cup

After Russia vote, anti-doping group calls WADA…

After Russia vote, anti-doping group says WADA has 'conflicting priorities' and change is needed

Report: Jimmy Butler Won't Be at Timberwolves…

Jimmy Butler will be absent from the Timberwolves' media day on Monday and their first practice of training camp on Tuesday, according to ESPN.

Joshua stops Povetkin in 7th round, keeps…

Anthony Joshua retained his IBF, WBO and WBA heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on Saturday

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Osaka's winning streak comes to an end in loss to Pliskova

Naomi Osaka's dominant run came to end in a 6-4, 6-4 loss to fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova in the final of the Pan Pacific Open

World Anti-Doping Agency Lifts Ban On Russia

The World Anti-Doping Agency banned Russia in 2015 after an investigation uncovered a widespread doping scandal.

Kasatkina advances to 2nd round of Wuhan Open

Daria Kasatkina recorded her first victory over Lesia Tsurenko in three attempts in the first round of the Wuhan Open on Sunday as US Open champion Naomi Osaka was forced to pull out of the tournament due to a viral illness

WADA investigator says the agency got a bad deal…

The Canadian lawyer who investigated the state-backed doping scheme by Russia when it hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics said the World Anti-Doping Agency rushed into accepting a bad deal by reinstating the country's drug-testing program

Texas School Superintendent Resigns After Making…

Texas school superintendent Lynn Redden has resigned after he made a racist comment toward Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Pliskova beats Osaka on home soil to win Pan Pacific Open

Fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova beat Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-4 to win the Pan Pacific Open and deny the U.S. Open champion a win in her home country

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Real Madrid president against Liga plan to play game in US

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says that his team will not participate in the Spanish league's scheme to play regular-season matches in the United States

Incoming CEO, outgoing chair address USOC abuse head-on

Incoming CEO, outgoing chairman address USOC abuse head-on

Report: Jimmy Butler Available According to…

While the Timberwolves' front office said they intend to keep Jimmy Butler on Friday, the team's owner, Glen Taylor, is willing to trade Butler according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

US Open champion Osaka reaches Pan Pacific Open final

Naomi Osaka eased into the final of the Pan Pacific Open with a comfortable 6-2, 6-3 win over Camila Giorgi

Ben Yedder hits hat trick in Sevilla's 6-2 win at Levante

Wissam Ben Yedder hit a first-half hat trick to lead Sevilla to a 6-2 rout at Levante in the Spanish league

Despite protests, Russia's anti-doping agency…

Despite protests, WADA ends suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency

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DJ Durkin Remains on Leave Following…

The University System of Maryland board of regents announced Friday the athletic training staff did not follow protocol when treating offensive lineman Jordan McNair's heatstroke symptoms at a May 29 workout.

Thiem, Wawrinka reach St. Petersburg semifinals

Top-seeded Dominic Thiem and fit-again Stan Wawrinka have won their quarterfinal matches at the St. Petersburg Open