Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe’s take

FILE – In a Saturday June 18, 2016 file photo, John McEnroe, Coach to Canada’s Milos Raconic, looks across the court as Raconic plays Australia’s Bernard Tomic during their semifinal tennis match on the sixth day of the Queen’s Championships London....

Mickelson thinks Mackay will caddie again soon

FILE – This April 4, 2017 file photo shows Phil Mickelson smiling after chipping in for an eagle on the third hole during a practice round at the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Mickelson isn’t sure what’s next for Jim “Bones” Mackay. He is...

Pharmacy head to be sentenced in deadly meningitis outbreak

AP Photo/Stephan Savoia BOSTON (AP) — The co-founder of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy is set to be sentenced Monday in a nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed more than 60 people and sickened hundreds more. Barry Cadden was acquitted of second-degree murder...

Promised college loan forgiveness, borrowers wait and wait

AP Photo/Elise Amendola BOSTON (AP) — Danielle Ramos’ student-debt nightmare was supposed to be over. Like thousands of others who studied at failed for-profit colleges, she was promised by the U.S. Education Department under President Barack Obama that her federal...

Jury pick starts in UN-bribery trial of Chinese billionaire

NEW YORK (AP) — Jury selection has begun in the New York criminal trial of a Chinese billionaire charged with trying to bribe United Nations diplomats to ease approval of a U.N. conference center. Ng Lap Seng (ihng lap sihng) has pleaded not guilty to six charges, including...

Review: Fact outhits fiction in 'Pride of the Yankees' book

“The Pride of the Yankees: Lou Gehrig, Gary Cooper, and the Making of a Classic” (Hachette), by Richard Sandomir The movie “The Pride of the Yankees” is the kind of Hollywood hokum that makes us feel good. And there’s nothing wrong with that –...

CNN retracts story about supposed Russian meeting

AP Photo/Evan Vucci NEW YORK (AP) — CNN wasn’t saying Monday what led it to retract a story about a supposed investigation into a pre-inaugural meeting between an associate of President Donald Trump and the head of a Russian investment fund. The story posted Thursday...

Baylor confirms NCAA investigation after sex abuse scandal

FILE – In this Dec. 5, 2015, file photo, Baylor helmets on shown the field after an NCAA college football game in Waco, Texas. The NCAA is conducting an “ongoing, pending investigation” into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual assault scandal that led to...

New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs

AP Photo/Ted S. Warren SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s $15-an-hour minimum wage law has cost the city jobs, according to a study released Monday that contradicted another new study published last week. A University of Washington team studying the law’s effects found...

Museum exhibits pirate artifacts found by treasure hunter

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine museum is playing host this summer to a traveling collection of pirate artifacts discovered by an underwater explorer trying to shake off criticism that cast him as a reckless treasure hunter. The “Real Pirates” exhibit brings...