• AP Source: Brown takes part in meetings with Raiders

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Star receiver Antonio Brown returned to training camp with the Oakland Raiders on Monday, a day after being given an ultimatum by general manager Mike Mayock to be “all in or all out.”

  • PGA’s Barracuda seeks new Reno-Tahoe home; leaves Montreux

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — The PGA Tour’s Barracuda Championship is looking for a new home after the private club that’s hosted the event since it began in Reno in 1999 pulled out.

    Updated: 7:01 pm

  • Patriots place Gordon on non-football injury list

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Oft-suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon returned to the New England Patriots’ practice field on Monday without pads and without saying when he might be able to play again.

    Updated: 3:27 pm

  • Wide implications as Germany teeters toward recession

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany, Europe’s industrial powerhouse and biggest economy, with companies like Volkswagen, Siemens and BASF, may be entering a recession, according to a gloomy report from the country’s central bank Monday — a development that could have repercussions for the rest of the eurozone and the United States.

    Updated: 1:21 pm

  • Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play

    PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury.

  • Ex Alabama QB Jalen Hurts named Oklahoma starter for opener

    NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — No. 4 Oklahoma has named Jalen Hurts its starting quarterback for the Sept. 1 season opener against Houston.

  • Benson driving at ‘high rate’ of speed before fatal crash

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police said Monday they are still investigating the weekend motorcycle crash that killed former Texas Longhorns running back and NFL player Cedric Benson and a woman passenger.

    Updated: 12:43 pm

  • Titans kicker Ryan Succop, TE Jonnu Smith off PUP list

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are getting kicker Ryan Succop and tight end Jonnu Smith back on the field and off the physically unable to perform list after each passed physicals.

    Updated: 1:42 pm

  • Airstrikes hit near Turkish convoy in Syria, raising tension

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Airstrikes targeted a Turkish army convoy inside a rebel-held part of northwestern Syria on Monday, killing three civilians and wounding 12 others, the Turkish Defense Ministry said.

    Updated: 6:23 pm

  • No decision yet as close call looms on Dolphins starting QB

    DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Choosing the Miami Dolphins’ quarterback has become a close call, mostly because both candidates have been only so-so, and coach Brian Flores isn’t ready to announce his decision.

    Updated: 1:26 pm