• AP sources: Brady's appeal wouldn't be heard by Wednesday

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Two people familiar with the situation tell The Associated Press that Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal won't be heard by Wednesday's 10-day deadline. Both sources spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because no date for...

  • Bautista still recovering from cortisone shot

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista is out of the lineup for a second straight day after getting a cortisone shot in his strained right shoulder. The slugger got the shot over the weekend because the injury had failed to progress after more than a month. He hopes to play...

  • Jeb Bush to get own home at family compound in Kennebunkport

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is getting a house of his own at the family compound on the coast of Maine where generations of Bushes have spent summers. The likely Republican presidential contender and his family will stay in the cottage on Walker's Point in...

  • Unusual wake held for Puerto Rican taxi driver

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    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona's final fare was highly unusual: a wreath of flowers for his own funeral. Honoring his final request, the body of the 73-year-old, who died of cancer, was propped in the seat of his taxi cab, hands locked on...

  • Nolasco, Plouffe help Twins stay hot in 7-2 win over Red Sox

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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's been a rocky season and a quarter for Ricky Nolasco since he joined the Minnesota Twins. The weight of a four-year, $49 million contract proved too much to bear in his first season, and his second year started with a trip to the disabled list. He walked off the...

  • UCLA is No. 1 seed for 1st time in NCAA baseball tournament

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    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — UCLA coach John Savage didn't expect his Bruins to be down for long after they went from being national champions in 2013 to finishing five games under .500 in 2014. He was right. The Bruins' dominance in the Pac-12 this spring impressed the Division I Baseball...

  • LeBron, Cavaliers limping their way toward NBA Finals

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    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James hurts everywhere, the King of Pain. One win from taking the Cavaliers back to the NBA Finals, and one step closer to a title he covets more than any other, James leaned against a padded wall on Monday and hardly resembled basketball's most...

  • Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner got a little silly after hitting the Yankees' third homer of the first inning, enthusiastically high-fiving his teammates as if he were trying to slap away the memory of a lost weekend of baseball. A few big hits did the job just fine. Gardner and Brian...

  • Biden reassures Iraqi prime minister of US support

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    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq's government on Monday of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State group, telephoning Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi with thanks for "the enormous sacrifice and bravery of Iraqi forces" one day after Defense Secretary...

  • Agent: 'Lawrence of Arabia' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary "Lawrence of Arabia" actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer's disease, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday. No additional details were provided about the 83-year-old or his care. His son, Tarek Sharif, revealed the diagnosis...

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