• Lawsuit: Bosses let rules-breaking sailor compete in Cup

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Top officials with Oracle Team USA knew grinder Matt Mitchell didn’t illegally alter a catamaran used in warmup regattas and yet let a rules-breaking sailor compete in the 2013 America’s Cup, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in San Francisco.

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  • Former America’s Cup sailor sues champion Oracle Team USA

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A former America’s Cup sailor is suing two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA for $400,000 for failing to fire or suspend a crewmate during the biggest cheating scandal in regatta history.

  • San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers throws a pass during drills at opening day of training camp at Chargers' Park Thursday, July 30, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

    Gates not sure how banned substance got into his system

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Chargers star tight end Antonio Gates didn’t shed much light on the surprising drug suspension that will sideline him for the season’s first four games.