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  • The Latest: Sharapova opening play on Day 4 at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 10.52 a.m. Maria Sharapova, the defending champion in Paris, is about to open play on center court against Vitalia Diatchenko in a second-round match. It…

  • Venus Williams fined at French Open after snubbing media

    PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open. After the 15th-seeded Williams lost 7-6 (5),…

  • Venus Williams fined at French Open after snubbing media

    PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open. After the 15th-seeded Williams lost 7-6 (5),…

  • Venus Williams fined at French Open after snubbing media

    PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open. After the 15th-seeded Williams lost 7-6 (5),…

  • The Latest: Venus Williams fined $3.000 at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open ___ 10.07 a.m. Venus Williams has been handed a $3,000 fine by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit…

  • The Latest: Venus Williams fined $3.000 at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open ___ 10.07 a.m. Venus Williams has been handed a $3,000 fine by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit…

  • FRENCH OPEN LOOKAHEAD: Worth watching security for Federer

    PARIS (AP) — Here’s guessing French Open security guards will not allow a selfie-seeker — or anyone else, for that matter — get anywhere near Roger Federer following his second-round match today. Not after what…

  • Frenzied month for American sprinter Justin Gatlin

    Within a matter of days this month, Justin Gatlin had an Olympic relay silver medal stripped, shattered his personal-best mark in the 100 and missed a meet in Beijing over a misunderstanding. His reaction to…

  • SEC passes regulation to better identify concussions

    DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference is taking steps to better identify concussions. The league passed a regulation Tuesday that requires an independent medical observer for conference and non-conference games beginning next season. Each…

  • 911 tapes released about NFL defensive end Ray McDonald

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Highway Patrol has released audio from the 911 call that led to the arrest of NFL defensive end Ray McDonald on suspicion of child endangerment and domestic violence. A…

  • Quarterback competition, not controversy, at Florida State

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher sees competition, not a budding quarterback controversy, with the addition of Everett Golson. The former two-year starter for Notre Dame is transferring to the Seminoles for…

  • US Open the most democratic of majors

    The names of golf’s two oldest championships are similar, and so are the concepts. The British Open and the U.S. Open are open to anyone who wants to qualify. The difference between them, other than…

  • SEC wants ‘level playing field’ regarding camps, transfers

    DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference wants a level playing field. Yep, the league that boasts seven consecutive national championships, resides in some of the country’s most fertile recruiting grounds and has loads of…

  • FRENCH OPEN LOOKAHEAD: Worth watching security for Federer

    PARIS (AP) — Here’s guessing French Open security guards will not allow a selfie-seeker — or anyone else, for that matter — to get anywhere near Roger Federer following his second-round match Wednesday. Not after…

  • Maryland G Lexie Brown leaves school

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland guard Lexie Brown has decided to leave the school after two seasons. Brown averaged 13.3 points per game last season and was selected to the All-Big Ten first team.…