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Serena Williams wins 3rd US Open in row, 18th Slam

NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of months before Serena Williams capped her dominant run to a third consecutive U.S. Open championship and 18th major singles title Sunday night, she sat down with coach Patrick Mouratoglou to decipher why the season had been such a struggle by her standards.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Hawks' owner Levenson to sell interest in team

ATLANTA (AP) — Less than one month after the Clippers' sale ended Donald Sterling's ugly downfall, another NBA team is on the market following a racially charged disclosure from its owner.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Meram scores twice, Crew beat Chivas USA 3-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Justin Meram scored the first two goals and Bernardo Anor added a third in the Columbus Crew's 3-0 victory over Chivas USA on Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Here's how the AP's Top 25 college football teams fared during Saturday games.

No. 1 Florida State (2-0) beat The Citadel 37-12. Next: vs. No. 23 Clemson, Saturday, Sept. 20.

No. 2 Alabama (2-0) beat. FAU 41-0. Next: vs. Southern Miss., Saturday.

No. 3 Oregon (2-0) beat No. 7 Michigan State 46-27. Next: vs. Wyoming, Saturday.

No. 4 Oklahoma (2-0) beat Tulsa 52-7. Next: vs. Tennessee, Saturday.

No. 5 Auburn (2-0) beat San Jose State 59-13. Next: at No. 20 Kansas State, Thursday, Sept. 18.

No. 6 Georgia (1-0) did not play. Next: at No. 21 South Carolina, Saturday.

No. 7 Michigan State (1-1) lost to No. 3 Oregon 46-27. Next: vs. Eastern Michigan, Saturday, Sept. 20.

No. 8 Ohio State (1-1) lost to Virginia Tech 35-21. Next: vs. Kent State, Saturday.

No. 9 Texas A&M (2-0) beat Lamar 73-3. Next: vs. Rice, Saturday.

No. 10 Baylor (2-0) beat Northwestern State 70-6. Next: at Buffalo, Friday.

No. 11 UCLA (2-0) beat Memphis 42-35. Next: vs. Texas at Arlington, Texas, Saturday.

No. 12 LSU (2-0) beat Sam Houston State 56-0. Next: vs. Louisiana-Monroe, Saturday.

No. 13 Stanford (1-1) lost to No. 14 Southern Cal 13-10. Next: vs. Army, Saturday.

No. 14 Southern Cal (2-0) beat No. 13 Stanford 13-10. Next: at Boston College, Saturday.

No. 15 Mississippi (2-0) beat Vanderbilt 41-3. Next: vs. Louisiana, Saturday.

No. 16 Notre Dame (2-0) beat Michigan 31-0. Next: vs. Purdue at Indianapolis, Saturday.

No. 17 Arizona State (2-0) beat New Mexico 58-23. Next: at Colorado, Saturday.

No. 18 Wisconsin (1-1) beat Western Illinois 37-3. Next: vs. Bowling Green, Saturday, Sept. 20.

No. 19 Nebraska (2-0) beat McNeese State 31-24. Next: at Fresno State, Saturday.

No. 20 Kansas State (2-0) beat Iowa State 32-28. Next: vs. No. 5 Auburn, Thursday, Sept. 18.

No. 21 North Carolina (2-0) beat San Diego State 31-27. Next: at East Carolina, Saturday, Sept. 20.

No. 21 South Carolina (1-1) beat East Carolina 33-23. Next: vs. No. 6 Georgia, Saturday.

No. 23 Clemson (1-1) beat South Carolina State 73-7. Next: at No. 1 Florida State, Saturday, Sept. 20.

No. 24 Missouri (2-0) beat Toledo 49-24. Next: vs. UCF, Saturday.

No. 25 Louisville (2-0) beat Murray State 66-21. Next: at Virginia, Saturday.

Last Updated on Sunday, 07 September 2014

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Hokies, Buckeyes have lot riding under the lights


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When the new permanent lights go on at old Ohio Stadium, there will be magic — and a hint of tension — in the air.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 September 2014

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Billie Jean King talks tennis, gay athletes

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King is so busy attending events during the U.S. Open, she hardly has time to watch matches at the venue that bears her name.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 September 2014

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Indians edge White Sox 2-1 in 10 innings

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Murphy's return helped give the Cleveland Indians a much-needed win.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 September 2014

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Reds give up 5 homers, lose to Mets 14-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — One question into manager Bryan Price's postgame interview, there was a long pause. The Reds had lost again, and there wasn't much new to discuss.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 September 2014

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