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Jose Mourinho fired by Man United after 2½ years

Manchester United says Jose Mourinho has left the Premier League club with immediate effect

Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter…

SLC repeat? Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter Olympics

Alvarez stops Fielding in 3rd round for 3rd…

Canelo Alvarez landed dozens of body punches, knocking down Rocky Fielding four times and stopping him in the third round to earn his third weight class title, taking the WBA super middleweight belt

WTA changes rules affecting players returning…

The women's tennis tour has approved rule changes that are meant to ensure players are not penalized after they return from pregnancy or an injury that causes a long absence

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Curry becomes 5th Warrior with 15,000…

Stephen Curry had 20 points and seven rebounds while adding another accomplishment to his long list, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Memphis Grizzlies 110-93

Senators ask FBI to investigate Blackmun for…

Two lawmakers are asking the Justice Department and FBI to look into whether former U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun lied to a Senate panel in testimony about the handling of sex-abuse allegations against Larry Nassar

Sebastien Grosjean appointed France's Davis Cup captain

The French tennis federation says Sebastien Grosjean has been appointed as the country's Davis Cup captain

Thunder pick up 5th-year option on Donovan's…

The Oklahoma City Thunder have exercised their fifth-year option on coach Billy Donovan's contract

Bobsled body suspends 5 Russians in fallout of Sochi doping

Russian bobsled federation president Alexander Zubkov and four others have been provisionally suspended for doping in fallout from the Sochi Olympics

Harden's 47 points lead Rockets over Jazz 102-97

James Harden scored 47 points to help the Houston Rockets hold off the Utah Jazz 102-97 for their fourth straight win

Report: USOC and others delayed in response to…

Report: USOC, other Olympic leaders delayed in response to Nassar allegations

Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks win again, beat…

Adam Henrique and Ryan Getzlaf each had a goal and an assist, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied past the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2

IOC eases off support for electronic gaming as Olympic event

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for recognizing electronic gaming as a sport

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Sharp-shooting Vanderbilt beats No. 18 Arizona…

Saben Lee scored 14 points to lead five players in double figures and sharp-shooting Vanderbilt beat No. 18 Arizona State 81-65

Ethiopia's top Paralympian now living as refugee…

Two years after he won Ethiopia's only medal at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics, Tamiru Kefeyalew is still in Brazil and still searching for a better life

AP Coach of the Year: Notre Dame's Kelly wins for…

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly is The Associated Press college football Coach of the Year

Bach and IOC: No Olympic city ever as ready as…

IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory

AP source: Astros agree to 2-year deal with…

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press the Houston Astros have agreed to a two-year deal with free agent outfielder Michael Brantley

SKorean curling official leaves sport over abuse suspicions

A beleaguered South Korean curling official says he and his family will leave the sport for good as the government investigates their alleged abusive treatment of the "Garlic Girls," the country's hugely popular Olympic silver medalists

Stanford RB Bryce Love to skip bowl game, prep for NFL draft

Stanford running back Bryce Love will skip bowl game to prepare for the NFL draft

Patriots have issues to address after 2 straight…

Second straight loss exposes ongoing issues for Patriots with 2 games left in regular season

APNewsBreak: Sabathia gets $500,000 bonus despite…

APNewsBreak: The New York Yankees have given CC Sabathia a $500,000 performance bonus, even though the 38-year-old left-hander was ejected from his final regular-season start six outs shy of the 155 innings specified in his contract for the payment.

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Flyers fire coach Dave Hakstol, Gordon interim…

The Philadelphia Flyers have fired coach Dave Hakstol, with the team having lost 11 of its last 14 games

AP source: Dolphins' Gore expected to miss rest…

A person familiar with the situation says Miami Dolphins running back Frank Gore is expected to miss the rest of the season with a sprained foot

Kansas, Duke, Tennessee stay 1-2-3 in men's AP…

Kansas, Duke, Tennessee stay 1-2-3 in latest AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll