• Nats hire Leeds United’s Sharman as part of medical revamp

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have hired British soccer club Leeds United’s Harvey Sharman as executive director of medical services as part of a revamping of the way the baseball team addresses player health issues.

  • England and France players stand together as a mark of respect for the victims of Friday's attacks in Paris, before the international friendly soccer match between England and France at Wembley Stadium in London,  Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015. France is playing England at Wembley on Tuesday after the countries decided the match should go ahead despite the deadly attacks in Paris last Friday night which killed scores of people.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    France, England fans gather ahead of soccer match at Wembley

    LONDON (AP) — Uniting in a symbol of defiance and respect, players and fans of the French and English soccer teams delivered a moving display of solidarity at Wembley Stadium at a friendly staged four days after the deadly attacks in Paris.