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NBA heads to the Holy Land to develop talent, promote values

BY JOSEF FEDERMAN JERUSALEM (AP) — The NBA is heading to the Holy Land this week, bringing together some of the top emerging talent...

Duke coach Krzyzewski to have knee replacement surgery

BY AARON BEARD RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will have a total knee replacement surgery, leading the team to...

NBA’s Randolph arrested on pot charge at LA housing project

BY CHRISTOPHER WEBER LOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran NBA star forward Zach Randolph was arrested on a marijuana charge after several police cars were...

Stephen Curry heats up after slow start in pro golf debut

BY JANIE McCAULEY HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry pumped his right fist, raised his arms in the air with club in hand and...

Jordan on LaVar Ball: He couldn’t beat me if I was...

Michael Jordan finally issued his response to LaVar Ball's bravado. "I don't think he could beat me if I was one-legged," Jordan said. Ball, the outspoken...

LaVar Ball stealing the show at Vegas tournaments

BY JOHN MARSHALL LAS VEGAS (AP) — LaVar Ball walked to the scorer's table, pointed his finger around and asked a question. "Where are the...

Cavaliers execs reject Irving trade talk, deny team in chaos

BY TOM WITHERS INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert spent more than 30 minutes presenting a positive portrait of his franchise. The reality is...

AP source: Free agent Derrick Rose agrees to deal with Cavs

BY TOM WITHERS CLEVELAND (AP) — For the moment, the Cavaliers have one content, proven point guard. Free agent Derrick Rose agreed Monday to sign with...

AP Sources: John Wall, Wiz agree to $170M, 4-year extension

BY HOWARD FENDRICH and JON KRAWCZYNSKI WASHINGTON (AP) — All-Star point guard John Wall and the Washington Wizards have agreed to a $170 million, four-year...

AP sources: Kyrie Irving asks Cavaliers to trade him

BY TOM WITHERS CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself. Cleveland's All-Star point guard has asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two...

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Arctic voyage finds global warming impact on ice, animals

BY FRANK JORDANS VICTORIA STRAIT, Nunavut (AP) — The email arrived in mid-June, seeking to explode any notion that global warming might turn our Arctic...

Defiant Trump renews criticism of ‘both sides’ in protest

BY JONATHAN LEMIRE and JULIE PACE NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and...

SWFL can expect 77 percent coverage during eclipse, NASA scientist says

Americans across the country are preparing for the first cross-continental total solar eclipse in almost a century, and Southwest Florida residents are looking for...