• Tig, Gasparyan reach 1st WTA final in Baku

    BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Patricia Maria Tig of Romania and Margarita Gasparyan of Russia both reached their first career WTA final Saturday after upsetting the two top-seeded players at the Baku Cup.

  • Nadal sets up Hamburg Open final against Fognini

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal dismissed Andreas Seppi 6-1, 6-2 to set up a Hamburg Open final against Fabio Fognini.

  • Swimmer Cesar Cielo from Brazil starts during a training session at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

    Ryan Lochte ready to test rebuilt confidence at swim worlds

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Coming off the worst year of his career, Ryan Lochte has rebuilt his health and his psyche.

  • Italy's Simone Ruffini touches the finish sensor to win the gold medal in the men's 25km open water final at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

    Ruffini wins 25-kilometer open water gold at worlds

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) — It started with nausea and vomiting. It ended with a winning strategy. And it was punctuated with a marriage proposal.

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    Obama to unveil final power plant emissions limits Monday; mandate steeper cuts than expected

  • This picture taken on Friday, July 31, 2015, shows the debris of the Embraer Phenom 300 jet that crashed near the end of the runway of Blackbushe Airport, while trying to land at the airfield about 40 miles (65 kilometers) southwest of London. Prince Mohammed Bin Nawaf Bin Abdel-Aziz, the Saudi ambassador to the United Kingdom, said that family members of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were killed in the crash, but did not further identify the dead. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

    Saudi official says bin Ladens killed in England plane crash

    LONDON (AP) — Three relatives of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed when a private jet crashed on landing in southern England, British police confirmed Saturday.

  • Ex-coach rejoins Oklahoma City soccer team after acquittal

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A former Oklahoma City soccer coach who was accused in the death of an off-duty police officer in England plans to rejoin the organization after he was cleared of all charges.

  • Top-seeded Goffin advances to Swiss Open semifinals

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium advanced to the Swiss Open semifinals Friday, beating sixth-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (1).

  • Spain replaces women’s soccer coach Quereda after 27 years

    MADRID (AP) — Spain’s national women’s soccer team has a new coach for the first time in 27 years after Jorge Vilda was hired to replace Ignacio Quereda, who had been in charge since 1988.

  • The gold medal team of Russia performs during the synchronised swimming team free final at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia, Friday, July 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

    Russia retains synchro team gold at swim worlds

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Russia retained its team free program title at the world aquatics championships on Friday.