Hanley, crew work overtime after slow start in Indy practice

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ben Hanley made the long walk from his pit box to Gasoline Alley on Thursday morning, watching another frustrating round of Indianapolis 500 practice. He won't ha...

Simmons, Jones confident Titans can thrive without Casey

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee made clear in March the front office was ready to move on from five-time Pro Bowl defensive lineman Jurrell Casey. The Titans who have to help fill...

Safety first: Smith, Harris are secondary luxury for Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — No team in the NFC has allocated more salary cap space to the safety position than the Minnesota Vikings, who will rely even more heavily this season on their excellent yet expensiv...

Steve Stricker tied for lead in Senior Players Championship

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker birdied the final hole for a 2-under 68 and a share of the lead Thursday in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship, the PGA Tour Champions' first major of the se...

Sibling rivalry: Serena beats Venus to take 31st meeting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Serena Williams came back and won the last four games to beat her older sister, Venus, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in a hard-hitting, back-and-forth, second-round matchup at the Top Seed Open ...

Injuries, opt-outs force Jags to retool D-line sans Ngakoue

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — If or when Yannick Ngakoue returns to the Jacksonville Jaguars, the disgruntled defensive end will need several introductions. The Jaguars have been forced ...

Dolphins' Tagovailoa is a playful, willing backup -- for now

MIAMI (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa was easy to identify Thursday even though he wore teammate Ryan Fitzpatrick's jersey and a mask to his first media session of training camp. The mask was ...

Varner III grabs Wyndham lead with career low-tying 62

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Harold Varner III tied his career low round with an 8-under 62 to grab the early lead at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday. Varner was three shots in fron...

Opposition marches against Ivory Coast president's candidacy

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Opposition and civil society groups demonstrated Thursday in Ivory Coast’s city of Abidjan against President Alassane Ouattara’s decision to run for a third term in October...

French Interior minister condemns arson attempt at a mosque

PARIS (AP) — France's interior minister on Thursday condemned on Thursday an arson attempt at a mosque in the French city of Lyon. Gerald Darmanin denounced in a tweet “anti-Muslim, ...

Relatives desperate as Belarus police arrest thousands

Olga has spent all day in front of the Okrestina Street police station in Minsk. She is one of dozens of relatives and friends of people who have gone missing in a brutal police crackdown since protes...

Silva, the City wizard who helped to redefine English soccer

There’ll be no standing ovation in a full stadium for David Silva after his final appearance for Manchester City. He won’t be grabbing a microphone — Pablo Zalabeta-style — and makin...

Infinix to announce Zero 8 soon as its flagship smartphone for 2020

NAIROBI, KENYA and DODOMA, TANZANIA - Media OutReach - 13 August 2020 - Infinix is said to launch Zero 8 soon, which is the latest product of its flagship smartphone series Zero. It is also rumored th...

Hart, Farabee help Flyers beat Canadiens in Game 1

TORONTO (AP) — Carter Hart made 27 saves, Joel Farabee scored 16 seconds after Montreal tied it, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Canadiens 2-1 on Wednesday night in Game 1 of their first-round pl...

Cowboys' Prescott has eye on present without long-term deal

Dak Prescott stuck with his virtual hiatus trying to get a long-term contract that never came during the offseason. Now that the star quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys is in the buil...