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NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets have agreed to a $110 million, four-year contract. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the agreement is...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The way Clemson coach Dabo Swinney sees it, the pressure is the same as it's been all season. No. 3 Clemson plays No. 19 Virginia Tech on Saturday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game, with the Tigers looking for their second straight...
NEW YORK (AP) — Three sisters whose track and field prowess brought them medals, TV appearances and even a magazine cover are still struggling for something that's eluded them: a home of their own. Tai, Rainn and Brooke Sheppard and their mother still share a bed in a Brooklyn...
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — A year after Tiger Woods struggled just to get on his feet, he can't wait to get started in his return to golf. Woods was a mixture of optimism and reality Tuesday when he spoke about coming back after a 15-month hiatus, the longest break of his career. He...
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the Colombia plane crash involving members of a Brazilian soccer team (all times local): 12:00 p.m. Brazilian President Michel Temer is declaring three days of official mourning for victims of the airplane crash that killed 75 people,...
From Lionel Messi to Neymar, from Diego Maradona to Rafael Nadal, the world of sports expressed its sorrow following the crash of the plane carrying the Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense. The short-haul charter crashed in Medellin on its way to Colombia for the Copa Sudamericana...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent Eric Thames, who spent the last three seasons in Korea, and designated slugging first baseman Chris Carter for assignment on Tuesday. Carter tied for the National League lead in home runs with 41 in 2016, his one season...
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the Colombia plane crash involving members of a Brazilian soccer team (all times local): 6:55 a.m. Bolivian authorities say that the plane carrying a Brazilian first division soccer team that took off from Santa Cruz before crashing in...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian soccer team aboard the plane that crashed in Colombia was gaining respect and support from across Brazil even though it was a small club with a short history. Chapecoense, founded in 1973, was preparing to play in the Copa Sudamericana final,...