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Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence....

Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested in Oklahoma on a complaint of marijuana possession....

2 Texas football players charged with sex assault
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month....

AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1
NEW YORK (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will have a hearing with NFL officials in New York on Aug. 1....

Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- On the eve of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a new contract with receiver Roddy White....

Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory
ARGELES-GAZOST, France (AP) -- Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days....

NCAA enforcement director defends investigators
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Jonathan Duncan understands that a perfect NCAA enforcement division won't catch every cheater in college sports. He still believes his team is getting the job done....

Testimony ends in trial over $2B Clippers sale
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Testimony ended Wednesday in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers in a proposed $2 billion deal with former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer....

Austrians investigate disturbance at Israeli game
VIENNA (AP) -- Federal and local law enforcement agencies in Austria are investigating an incident in which pro-Palestinian protesters stormed the pitch during a football match between an Israeli club and a French team....

Hamilton hoping to extend Mercedes contract
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Lewis Hamilton says he and Mercedes want to extend his contract beyond next year, although they have yet to hold formal talks about a new deal....

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