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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

September 2, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone. more »»

 
 
 
United offloads youth to signal shift in policy

September 2, 2014

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United was minutes away from announcing a blockbuster move for Radamel Falcao in the final hours of the transfer window when the club released a statement... more »»

Poulter, Westwood, Gallacher picked for Ryder Cup

September 2, 2014

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — It was not an easy phone call for European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley — breaking the news to Luke Donald that he was being left off the team to face the United... more »»

Chelsea gets top spot in AP soccer poll

September 2, 2014

LONDON (AP) — With an emphatic 6-3 win at Everton over the weekend, Chelsea took over at the top of The Associated Press global football poll on Tuesday. more »»

Record English spending dwarfs rivals in Europe

September 2, 2014

LONDON (AP) — English Premier League clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.38 billion) on players during the summer transfer window, almost twice as much as any of Europe's other top leagues. more »»

World Cup slalom record holder Schild retires

September 2, 2014

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian skier Marlies Schild retired Tuesday, ending a career in which she overcame several serious injuries before setting the women's record for most World Cup slalom wins. more »»

Kirk wins Deutsche Bank, gets into Ryder Cup talk

September 2, 2014

NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spot. more »»

Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

September 2, 2014

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that. more »»

Hamels, 3 Phils relievers combine to no-hit Braves

September 2, 2014

ATLANTA (AP) — The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia Phillies' starter. more »»

Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

September 2, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towe. more »»

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September 2, 2014

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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DJOKOVIC SWEEPS INTO QUARTERS AT US OPEN

Novak Djokovic reaches quarterfinals at U.S. more »»

Dizzy in heat, Bouchard out of upset-heavy US Open

September 2, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry.

She got her blood pressure checked. more »»

Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

September 2, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason. more »»

US OPEN SCENE: Azarenka's 'Happy Birthday' wish

September 2, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — As a singer, Victoria Azarenka makes for a really good tennis player. more »»

Raiders tab rookie Derek Carr as starting QB

September 2, 2014

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets, becoming the first Raiders quarterback to start the first game of his rookie season. more »»

Man United signs Falcao loan with option to buy

September 2, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United signed Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco early Tuesday in a coup by the struggling club on the final day of the summer transfer window. more »»

US OPEN SCENE: Duck! Tsonga whiffs on a serve

September 1, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Jo-Wilfried Tsonga insists he didn't whiff on a serve, as much as it looked that way. more »»

Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank

September 1, 2014

NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Chris Kirk made three big putts and captured the biggest win of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Whether that was enough for U.. more »»

Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

September 1, 2014

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message... more »»

Braves' offense goes quietly in no-hit loss

September 1, 2014

ATLANTA (AP) — With their playoff hopes uncertain, Atlanta's struggling batters picked a bad time to get no-hit by Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia relievers. more »»

 
 

 

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