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Federer to miss rest of season, including Olympics, US Open
Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee....

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far
MOSCOW (AP) -- At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal....

The Latest: UN calls for Olympic Truce during Rio Games
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):...

Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'
LONDON (AP) -- Whatever controversy is raging in the Olympic world there's one constant: Usain Bolt's bravado and self-confidence....

Ventura insists he can work with Sale after uniform flap
CHICAGO (AP) -- Robin Ventura insists he can work with Chris Sale despite the suspended ace's critical comments about the White Sox manager....

New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reaction
CHICAGO (AP) -- Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior....

Broncos rookie QB insists he can win the starting job
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Rookie Paxton Lynch insists he shouldn't be counted out from the Denver Broncos' quarterback competition....

Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year's Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals....

Olympic shooters thrust into gun-control debate
Kim Rhode sees the news on television or social media. Another mass shooting, in Aurora, San Bernardino, Newtown, Orlando, Dallas, Baton Rouge....

Jared Goff leads Rams' rookies into training camp
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) -- Jared Goff showed up to the UC Irvine dorms a bit ahead of his fellow rookies Tuesday, getting a quick start on his first training camp with the Los Angeles Rams....

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