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State outlines guidance for fall sports

The image of what Vermont high school fall sports will look like in 2020 is becoming more clear. Read more

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The Latest: Trump speaks with Clemson QB and LSU coach

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: Read more

Gen. Belichick? Trump says Patriots coach has military chops

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Bill Belichick has eight Super Bowl rings. Maybe he should also have four stars. Read more


Analysis: 31st Serena-Venus match heralds return of tennis

Well, this sure is a fine way for tennis to herald its return after the pandemic-caused hiatus: Serena Williams vs. Venus Williams. Read more


Redmond's Finish Proves Race Not Always Won by the Swiftest

The official result alongside Derek Redmond’s name in the 1992 Olympic record book for the 400-meter semifinal reads “DNF”— Did Not Finish.… Read more


State Department rejects further probe of diplomat's remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — A report Wednesday by the State Department’s internal watchdog confirms news accounts that staffers at the U.S. Embassy i… Read more


Bergeron scores in 2nd OT, Bruins beat Hurricanes in Game 1

TORONTO (AP) — Patrice Bergeron scored the winner early in double overtime, and the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Wednesda… Read more


Dixon leads opening practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Scott Dixon, already off to a tremendous start to the IndyCar season, quickly set the pace on the first day of practice… Read more


Bills sign McDermott to multiyear extension

The Buffalo Bills have signed coach Sean McDermott to a multiyear contract extension. Read more


Dream Team Turned '92 Olympics From Contest Into Coronation

EDITORS — With the Tokyo Olympics postponed for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, The Associated Press is looking back at the his… Read more


Big 12 moves ahead with fall sports beginning in September

The Big 12 Conference reaffirmed its decision to press on with college football and other fall sports Wednesday, joining the Atlantic Coast… Read more


NBA lays out plan for player guests to enter Disney bubble

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — NBA players could have some family members or close friends inside the season-restart bubble with them by the… Read more

No roars at Augusta as Masters to be played without fans

The Masters, the major known as much for the roars of the crowd as the raw beauty of Augusta National, will be on mute this year. The club … Read more

Russian ministry provides money to pay World Athletics fine

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Sports Ministry has provided funds for the national track and field federation to pay off a fine to World Athleti… Read more


Aggrieved bettor gets $20,000 in unique horse-doping lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — Two years after filing a first-of-its-kind lawsuit, an aggrieved harness-racing bettor has received $20,000 in the settleme… Read more


Bubba Wallace, Columbia Sportswear sign sponsorship deal

Corporate interest in Bubba Wallace has picked up momentum and NASCAR's only Black full-time driver has signed a new sponsor that includes … Read more

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