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New California law recognizes cheerleaders as employees

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation recognizing California's professional cheerleaders as employees who are entitled to minimum wage and overtime.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Spieth trying to look at British Open as another event

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) - With a chance to match history at the home of golf, Jordan Spieth is trying to make the British Open feel like just another event.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Dollars and sense: In the NBA, money is exploding

LAS VEGAS (AP) - To understand how the business model of NBA salaries is unlike ever before, consider the cases of Reggie Jackson, Khris Middleton and DeMarre Carroll.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Trade talks highlight 2nd half of season

The Cardinals are really good, the Phillies are really bad, and then there's everyone else.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Caitlyn Jenner accepts Ashe Courage Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Caitlyn Jenner accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday night while urging acceptance for others who are transgender.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Sky protects Froome’s Tour lead as Majka wins Stage 11

CAUTERETS, France (AP) - Tour de France leader Chris Froome understands those who harbor doubts about his dominant performances in a sport long marred by doping. Maybe, he says, it's time to bring in an independent specialist to test his body and help prove that he's riding clean.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Most franchise tagged players reach long-term deals

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs ended up with a big bargain the last time they signed Justin Houston. This time, it's the star linebacker who's cashing in.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


US soccer chief felt ‘discomfort’ during soccer proceedings

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Soccer Federation chief executive Dan Flynn said Wednesday he had no direct knowledge of bribery or kickbacks exchanged by FIFA officials but experienced moments of "discomfort" during meetings.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Mom blames football helmet in death of high school player

RIVERSIDE (AP) - The mother of a high school football player who collapsed during a game in Southern California has filed a lawsuit blaming his helmet for his death.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Cuba advances with win over Guatemala

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Maikel Reyes missed Cuba's first CONCACAF Gold Cup pool play game due to visa problems. He made sure his country didn't miss reaching the quarterfinals, though.

July 15, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Trout homers leading off, and AL top NL

CINCINNATI (AP) - Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Tiger awaits St. Andrews, insists he’s not ‘buried and done’

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) - Winless in nearly two years, Tiger Woods at least has experience on his side at St. Andrews.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Playoff changes likely in NBA, moratorium mulled

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Changes to the NBA playoffs are almost certainly coming.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Froome uses mountains to take control of Tour de France

LA PIERRE-SAINT-MARTIN, France (AP) - Over the earpiece tucked below his helmet, Chris Froome's team sent word that his panting Tour de France rivals were struggling in the thinning air of the high Pyrenees, on the first skyward climb of this year's race.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Klinsmann shakes up US roster for Gold Cup knockout rounds

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Jurgen Klinsmann spouted optimism after the United States played Panama to a 1-1 draw to wrap up the group stage of the Gold Cup, reasoning that despite a trio of sluggish performances the Americans had still survived unbeaten.

July 14, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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Without Anthony and Rose, Knicks top Heat

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James scored 34 points, Kyrie Irving dropped 24 and the Cleveland Cavaliers ended a turbulent and troublesome March with an easy 122-105 ...

March 31, 2017 | | Pro Sports


US beats Canada in women’s hockey world championship

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) - The U.S. women's hockey team, fueled and fired up by an opportunity to play in a tournament it was willing ...

March 31, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Federer beats Kyrgios to reach Miami Open final

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - Roger Federer's season of resurgence took another thrilling turn Friday night when he won a three-tiebreaker semifinal against Nick Kyrgios ...

March 31, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Federer makes semis, Wozniacki reaches Miami Open final

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - Roger Federer's run at the Miami Open was one point from ending. Down 6-4 in a third-set tiebreaker to Tomas ...

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


FIFA proposes new 6-team playoff ahead of 2026 World Cup

ZURICH (AP) - FIFA wants to hold a new six-team playoff round in the 2026 World Cup host country to complete the expanded 48-team tournament lineup.

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


No. 1 in the world, Dustin Johnson tries to shine at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Turn the calendar to the first full week in April, and Dustin Johnson's three straight victories suddenly seem like dress rehearsals.

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Oilers beat struggling Sharks

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - With their first playoff berth in more than a decade already secured, the Edmonton Oilers now seem to have their sights set ...

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Giants inform veteran INF Jimmy Rollins he won’t make roster

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco Giants have informed veteran infielder Jimmy Rollins he won't make the team out of spring training and are ...

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A’s embrace Oakland as other pro teams prepare to leave city

OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have gone from the team desperately trying to leave Oakland just a few years ago to the one that will ...

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Hayward, Jazz, knock off Kings

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Bothered by injuries and missing some key backcourt personnel, the Utah Jazz still managed an impressive victory Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings.

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Curry scores 29, leads Warriors’ rally over Spurs

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Golden State was emotionally prepared to shrug off a 22-point deficit during the first quarter in a key showdown with San Antonio.

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors hopeful Durant can return in regular season

OAKLAND (AP) - Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant has been cleared for non-contact basketball drills and could return from his knee injury before the end ...

March 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Giants hope to bounce back from tough playoff loss to Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Last season took a little longer for Bruce Bochy to get over.

March 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


A look at what got done at NFL meetings

PHOENIX (AP) - NFL owners got plenty done in their meetings, including approving the Raiders' relocation from Oakland to Las Vegas, and addressing a variety of ...

March 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Sharks, Wild stumble toward NHL playoffs

SAN JOSE (AP) - Just a few weeks ago, the San Jose Sharks had visions of tracking down the Chicago Blackhawks for the best record in ...

March 29, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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