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Djokovic reaches 3rd round of Wimbledon after early scare
LONDON (AP) -- Down a break at 3-1 in the first set, defending champion Novak Djokovic came to life and reasserted his dominance on a sweltering day at Wimbledon....

All ingredients in place for mouthwatering Tour de France
PARIS (AP) -- The Tour de France is like a good bouillabaisse, the traditional Mediterranean seafood stew. Take out one ingredient, and it does not taste the same....

Pom-pom pay: California bill gives cheerleaders minimum wage
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wage....

US prevails in 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany
MONTREAL (AP) -- Julie Johnston thought she had blown it....

The Latest: Temperatures set record highs at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):...

Nishikori pulls out of Wimbledon with calf injury
LONDON (AP) -- After fighting through a calf injury in the first round at Wimbledon, Kei Nishikori couldn't even step onto Centre Court for his second match....

AP source: Anthony Davis, Pelicans agree to max extension
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-year extension worth more than $140 million....

AP Source: Leonard, Spurs agree on parameters of 5-year deal
Kawhi Leonard is going to be a fixture for the San Antonio Spurs for years to come....

Big names, big markets in pursuit as NBA free agency opens
Big names, big bucks and big markets in pursuit....

Struggling Padres 1-hit by Mariners rookie Mike Montgomery
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The San Diego Padres are 5-9 since they fired manager Bud Black on June 15....

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