• Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko lays flowers at a monument to the victims of the Chernobyl tragedy outside the nuclear power plant in Ukraine, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Ukraine on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear accident. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — As Ukraine and Belarus on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident with solemn words and an angry protest, some of the men who were sent to the site in the first chaotic and frightening days were gripped by painful memories.

  • WADA appoints cycling doping expert to Russia project

    MONTREAL (AP) — A former war crimes investigator who examined doping in the Lance Armstrong era of cycling will help rebuild Russia’s discredited anti-doping program.

  • 6th-seeded Ostapenko eliminated from Prague Open

    PRAGUE (AP) — Sixth-seeded Jelena Ostapenko was eliminated from the Prague Open on Monday, losing to Ana Konjuh 5-7, 6-2, 6-1 in the first round.

  • Fernando Verdasco wins Nastase Tiriac Trophy

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Fernando Verdasco won his seventh ATP title by beating Lucas Pouille 6-3, 6-2 Monday in the Nastase Tiriac Trophy final.

  • In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, leaves federal court in New York. A federal appeals court has ruled, Monday, April 25, 2016,  that New England Patriots Tom Brady must serve a four-game "Deflategate" suspension imposed by the NFL, overturning a lower judge and siding with the league in a battle with the players union. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

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  • In this Sunday, April 17, 2016 photo, fridge magnets with pictures of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Syrian President Bashar Assad, Hezbollah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah and the Russian, Syrian and Hezbollah national flags are displayed in a souvenirs shop outside the historic 7th century Umayyad Mosque, in Damascus, Syria. Putin, Assad and Nasrallah are a hot commodity in Damascus these days, their faces posted on mementos in the capital's old bazars. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

    AP PHOTOS: Syria war souvenirs feature Putin, others

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — They stare at you from mugs, pins and fridge magnets in souvenir shops in Damascus.

  • In this photo taken on Monday, April  11, 2016, a radiation warning sign is placed near the check-point 'Maidan' of the state radiation ecology reserve inside the 30 km exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, some 370 km ( 231 miles) south-east of Minsk, Belarus. The sign is placed in two kilometres distance of Nikolai Chubenok farm. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

    AP Exclusive: Test finds Chernobyl residue in Belarus milk

    GUBAREVICHI, Belarus (AP) — On the edge of Belarus’ Chernobyl exclusion zone, down the road from the signs warning “Stop! Radiation,” a dairy farmer offers his visitors a glass of freshly drawn milk. Associated Press reporters politely decline the drink but pass on a bottled sample to a laboratory, which confirms it contains levels of a radioactive isotope at levels 10 times higher than the nation’s food safety limits.

  • In this April 12, 2016 photo, Paralympian Oksana Masters talks during an interview at the Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Masters was adopted out of a Ukrainian orphanage by an American woman nearly two decades ago. The malnourished Masters had birth defects believed to be from the aftermath of Chernobyl and on the 30th anniversary of world's worst nuclear accident, Masters can't help but think about how far she's traveled. (AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda)

    Decades after Chernobyl, another chance for a Paralympian

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — There was no stuffed animal to hug. Constant hunger pains. Hope a mom would show up and rescue her.

  • Rain postpones Nastase Tiriac Trophy final till Monday

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Nastase Tiriac Trophy final between unseeded Lucas Pouille and Fernando Verdasco scheduled for Sunday has been postponed because of rain.

  • Pouille, Verdasco advance to Nastase Tiriac Trophy final

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Unseeded Lucas Pouille and Fernando Verdasco, a former top-10 player, will meet Sunday in the Nastase Tiriac Trophy final.