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May 28, 2016 - 8:22am
28 min 50 sec ago

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):

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2:10 p.m.

Dominic Thiem has prevailed in the duel of rising tennis stars, downing teenager Alexander Zverev 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.

The 13th-seeded Thiem equaled his best result at a major tournament after reaching the round of 16 at the U.S. Open in 2014.

It was the third time that Thiem and Zverev faced each other in four...

May 28, 2016 - 4:19am
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BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization says there is "no public health justification" for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak.

The assessment in a statement early Saturday came after 150 health experts issued an open letter to the U.N. health agency, calling for the games to be delayed or relocated "in the name of public health." They cited recent scientific evidence that the Zika virus causes severe birth defects, most...

May 28, 2016 - 3:47am
28 min 50 sec ago

FRIDAY'S GAMES

WOMEN'S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

San Antonio 79, Chicago 78

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

Chicago Cubs 6, Philadelphia 2

Washington 6, St. Louis 2

Kansas City 7, Chicago White Sox 5

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

Beloit 3, Kane County 2

Quad Cities 7, Peoria 4

SATURDAY'S SCHEDULE...

May 28, 2016 - 2:00am
28 min 50 sec ago
All Times EDT
EASTERN CONFERENCE
WLTPtsGFGA
Philadelphia534191713
New York City FC445171824
New York571162120
Toronto FC44416...
May 28, 2016 - 2:00am
28 min 50 sec ago
BC-SOC--MLS Glance
Major League Soccer
At A Glance
By The Associated Press
All Times EDT
EASTERN CONFERENCE
WLTPtsGFGA
Philadelphia534191713
New York City FC4451718...
May 28, 2016 - 1:32am
28 min 50 sec ago
At A Glance
All Times EDT
East Division
WLPct.GB
Lake Erie82.800
Windy City93.750
Washington75.5832
Joliet67.462
Traverse City38.273...
May 28, 2016 - 1:29am
28 min 50 sec ago

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Big Ten Conference Tournament elimination game between Michigan and Ohio State was postponed in the second inning on Friday night because of inclement weather in the area.

The fourth-seeded Buckeyes lead the Wolverines 5-2 with one out in the bottom of the second inning, and the game will resume at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday afternoon.

The winner of the game will play Michigan State on Saturday evening.

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May 28, 2016 - 1:15am
28 min 50 sec ago

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Texas scored nine runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally from five down and defeat Oklahoma State 12-8 at the Big 12 Conference Tournament on Friday night.

The win sends the Longhorns (24-31) into a Saturday matchup with TCU, while the second-seeded Cowboys (36-20) are eliminated after allowing nine runs in the eighth inning of an eventual defeat for the second straight day.

Bret Boswell was 2-for-3 for Texas and had an...

May 28, 2016 - 1:10am
28 min 50 sec ago

PHOENIX (AP) — Yangervis Solarte homered from both sides of the plate and the San Diego Padres used 18 hits to rout the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 and snap a four-game losing streak on Friday night.

Matt Kemp and Derek Norris each hit a home run and drove in three, and Wil Myers added an RBI double for the Padres, who won for just the third time in their past 11 games.

Christian Friedrich (1-1) threw seven shutout innings, allowing three hits with...

May 28, 2016 - 1:01am
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout had a three-run double and Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer in a big third inning to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Houston Astros 7-2 on Friday night.

The home run was the 570th of Pujols' career, moving him past Rafael Palmeiro and alone into 12th on baseball's all-time list. Pujols, 36, is now three behind Harmon Killebrew for the 11th spot.

Matt Shoemaker (3-5) had an 8.49 ERA in his first seven starts...

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