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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Cody Stephens was trying to shed some of the 290 pounds from his 6-foot-9 frame before graduating high school and attending his first college football training camp three summers ago when he took a nap and didn't wake up. The autopsy showed he had an...
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea won the Premier League for the first time in five years Sunday, securing the title with three games to spare with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace. Eden Hazard scored the lone goal at Stamford Bridge a week after the winger was honored by fellow players...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The first all-female team in the Volvo Ocean Race in over a decade, Team SCA is determined to break barriers in a male-dominated sport — and in what is widely considered the world's most prestigious offshore sailing event. Team SCA and its opponents are...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Nearly 400 women tried out for a chance to join the all-female Team SCA in this year's Volvo Ocean Race, the most prestigious offshore sailing event in the world. The team is only the fifth all-female team in the race's 40-year history. About 50...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A man died after being hit by a rubber bullet and 14 police officers were injured during clashes that erupted during a Polish league football match in the south of the country. Supporters of the local Concordia Knurow team stormed onto the pitch during...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers have less than two days to enjoy their wildly entertaining first-round series victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. And what a victory it was. Chris Paul, who willed himself back from an early hamstring injury,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers have less than two days to enjoy their wildly entertaining first-round series victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. And what a victory it was. Chris Paul, who willed himself back from an early hamstring injury,...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero. Gymnasiums and other public venues where the 12-...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers have less than two days to enjoy their wildly entertaining first-round series victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. And what a victory it was. Chris Paul, who willed himself back from an early hamstring injury,...