Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National

A plaque, displayed on a monument between the 15th and 16th holes at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Va., commemorates a Civil War battle that, according to some historians, never happened. The Senior PGA Championship is being played at Trump National this week, the first...

AP Source: Bucks opening up GM search after Hammond exit

Boasting a budding star and an impressive roster of young talent, the Milwaukee Bucks are opening up their search for a new general manager to lead them into contention in the Eastern Conference. After longtime GM John Hammond left to join friend Jeff Weltman in the Orlando Magic...

NBA announces 2019 All-Star game will held in Charlotte

FILE – In this June 23, 2015, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during a news conference to announce Charlotte, N.C., as the site of the 2017 NBA All-Star basketball game. The NBA All-Star game will be coming to Charlotte in 2019, two years after the city was...

NBA All-Star game coming to Charlotte in 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA All-Star game will be coming to Charlotte in 2019, two years after the city was to host the event. The NBA announced Wednesday the game will be played at Spectrum Center, home of the Charlotte Hornets. The All-Star game had been set for...

Serena Williams accepts a new challenge – in Silicon Valley

FILE – In this Jan. 28, 2017, file photo, Serena Williams holds up a finger and her trophy after defeating her sister, Venus, in the women’s singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. Williams wants to help diversify the tech...

False alarm: Braves say no emergency, just malfunction

A message warning flashes on a sign board during the first inning of a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Atlanta Braves, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Atlanta. The game continued uninterrupted. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) ATLANTA (AP) — An alarm and an emergency...

LEADING OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in row

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Ervin Santana (54) celebrates with coaches and teammates after closing out a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Santana pitched nine complete innings in Minnesota’s 2-0 win. (AP Photo/Patrick...

Pick 6: Gary, Evans, Sweat are defenders set to rise in ’17

FILE – In this Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 file photo, Iowa running back Akrum Wadley (25) tries to get away from Michigan defender Rashan Gary (3) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Iowa City, Iowa. Gary was a contributor to last season’s...

Forsythe, Dodgers win it in 13th after Kershaw duels Lynn

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Logan Forsythe, right, celebrates with Adrian Gonzalez, center, and starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw after hitting an RBI double in the 13th inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Los Angeles. The Dodgers...

Pederson leaves game after frightening collision with Puig

Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Cody Bellinger, left, lands on top of center fielder Joc Pederson as he makes a catch on a ball hit by St. Louis Cardinals’ Matt Carpenter during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J....