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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:___SEVENTH HEAVENIn the first matchup between two talented NL East pitchers who could be squaring off for years to come, Mets ace Matt Harvey (11-7) faces prized rookie ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera and Royals right fielder Alex Rios have been diagnosed with chickenpox, raising concerns that others on the AL Central leaders may have been exposed.Team officials said Tuesday that Herrer ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — One more reason to watch the waistline: New research says people's weight in middle age may influence not just whether they go on to develop Alzheimer's disease, but when.Obesity in midlife has long been suspected of increasing ...more

AP News - Aug 31, 2015 7:54 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — This, Mardy Fish said afterward, is what ran through his mind during his first U.S. Open match in three years — and the first match of his last tournament as a tennis pro: "I'm going to be OK. Everything's going to be OK. You're going t ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 11:11 PM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A week before the start of the football season, a difficult summer for the University of Illinois became chaotic as coach Tim Beckman was fired after an investigation found he tried to influence medical decisions and pressure pla ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 1:29 PM

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):___1:25 a.m.The sister of 110-meter bronze medalist Aries Merritt has never missed one of his big races.This time, it couldn't be helped. LaToya H ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 1:25 PM

BEIJING (AP) — When the doctors hooked Aries Merritt onto the dialysis machine two years ago, they told him his running days were over.The doctors were focused on his kidneys.They never looked at his heart.The American won a bronze ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 6:07 PM

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Erik Compton ended his season Thursday when he withdrew from The Barclays after eighth hole with a respiratory infection.Compton, who already has gone through two heart transplants, was No. 122 in the FedEx Cup and would have ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 11:28 AM

BERLIN (AP) — The sudden death four years ago of Knut, the celebrity Berlin Zoo polar bear who ended up on the cover of Vanity Fair, shocked his fans around the world and posed a riddle for veterinarians anxious to keep other animals from suffering the ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 5:36 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jubilation over the recent birth of panda twins at the National Zoo turned to sadness Wednesday as one of the newborn cubs died after three and a half days.The zoo's panda mom Mei Xiang gave birth to the first cub Saturday at 5 ...more