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Baylor confirms NCAA investigation after sex abuse scandal

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The NCAA is conducting an "ongoing, pending investigation" into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual assault scandal that led to the firing of football coach Art Briles and the departure of the school president, the school's lawyers confirmed in a federal court filing....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017

Paul Kariya always felt as if he knew where Teemu Selanne was on the ice when they had spectacular chemistry together as teammates....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Marlins trade SS Hechavarria to Rays for 2 minor leaguers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Miami Marlins sent shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria to the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers Monday in a deal that came more than a month before the trade deadline....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take

Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's thoughts on what would happen if she tried to play on the men's tennis tour....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Column: Dale Jr. farewell tour begins, but it isn't goodbye

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just completed a satisfying sixth-place finish at Sonoma Raceway when he was stopped by the Fox Sports cameras in what might have been his final post-race interview with the network....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Slumping slugger Kyle Schwarber said Monday that he's not surprised the Chicago Cubs demoted him, saying "the numbers spoke for themselves."...

Monday, June 26, 2017
Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction

Charlie Sheen hasn't portrayed Babe Ruth in a film, but the actor was the owner of two of the most prized items of Ruth memorabilia....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Mickelson thinks Mackay will caddie again soon

OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. (AP) -- Phil Mickelson isn't sure what's next for Jim "Bones" Mackay. He is sure there are going to be plenty of options for his longtime caddie....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Vikings player Floyd expected to appear in Arizona court

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd is expected to appear in an Arizona court after being flagged for failed alcohol tests that are part of his monitoring for house arrest in Minnesota....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Former Packers RB Ahman Green charged with child abuse

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face....

Monday, June 26, 2017