Nigerian weightlifting gold medalist Chika Amalaha fails doping test at Commonwealth Games
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- The Commonwealth Games Federation says Nigerian female weightlifting gold medalist Chika Amalaha has failed a doping test....

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R Free Roll wins $200,000 Honorable Miss at Saratoga Race Course
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- R Free Roll took an early lead on a sloppy track and went on to win the $200,000 Grade 2 Honorable Miss Handicap by 1 1/4 lengths on a rainy Monday at Saratoga Race Course....

Poker pros' cash hasn't freed defendants in Las Vegas illegal World Cup betting case
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Lawyers in Las Vegas want immigration authorities to release a wealthy Malaysian businessman who was charged in a World Cup betting scheme and remains in custody even after his poker star friends posted his bail....

Correction: Tour de France story
PARIS (AP) -- In a story July 27 about the Tour de France, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of years it's been since cyclist Marco Pantani died. He died 10 years ago....

His kingdom for a pingpong table: Prince Edward attends table tennis at Commonwealth Games
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- His family may have castles to choose from, but Prince Edward, alas, is a man without a pingpong table....

Commonwealth Games weightlifter faces trial in Glasgow over alleged sexual assault
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket....


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