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 2021-07-24 08:02 

AP

LEADING OFF: Indians changing team name to Guardians...

A look at what's happening around the majors today:___GUARDIANS OF THE GAME...

 2021-07-24 07:59 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Kenyan sprinters looking to change perceptions...

Two Kenyan 100 metre runners breaking new ground at the Tokyo Olympics are hoping to change perceptions that the country, known for its dominance in middle and long-distance running, cannot challenge for medals in the sprints....

 2021-07-24 07:59 

AP

Friday's Sports In Brief...

BASEBALLCLEVELAND (AP) — While riding his bike over a bridge across the Cuyahoga River near Progressive Field, Indians owner Paul Dolan rarely paid much attention to the eight giant stone figures t......

 2021-07-24 07:59 

AP

AP PHOTOS: At Olympics opening, zooming in on the outfits...

TOKYO (AP) — Olympics opening ceremonies generally focus on going big. They love to use grandeur and pomp and big visuals — fireworks, acrobatics, athletes marching en masse, choreography that's mo......

 2021-07-24 07:58 

Reuters

Olympics-Rowing-Tokyo comeback comes into focus for twice champion Glover...

Twice Olympic champion Helen Glover's remarkable comeback kept rolling on Saturday as she advanced to the women's pairs semi-final years after having stepped away from the sport....

 2021-07-24 07:57 

Reuters

Olympics-Gymnastics-Reign of Japan's 'King Kohei' Uchimura comes to an end...

The reign of Japan's "King Kohei" Uchimura, two-time Olympics all-around champion and holder of seven Olympic medals, came to an abrupt end on Saturday when he failed to qualify for the apparatus final, closing his storied Olympic career....

 2021-07-24 07:52 

Reuters

U.S. trade agency drops tariff threat against Vietnam over currency practices...

The U.S. Trade Representative's office on Friday said it had determined that no tariff action against Vietnam was warranted after its central bank agreed with the U.S. Treasury not to manipulate its currency for an export advantage....

 2021-07-24 07:52 

Reuters

Olympics-Tokyo 2020 organisers add to speculation over comeback for scandal-hit Mori...

Tokyo 2020 organisers added to speculation that scandal-hit former chief Yoshiro Mori could return as an honorary adviser on Saturday when they stopped short of dismissing a report about his comeback....

 2021-07-24 07:50 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Kenyan sprinters looking to change perceptions...

Two Kenyan 100 metre runners breaking new ground at the Tokyo Olympics are hoping to change perceptions that the country, known for its dominance in middle and long-distance running, cannot challenge for medals in the sprints....

 2021-07-24 07:49 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-U.S. trade agency drops tariff threat against Vietnam over currency practices...

The U.S. Trade Representative's office on Friday said it had determined that no tariff action against Vietnam was warranted after its central bank agreed with the U.S. Treasury not to manipulate its currency for an export advantage....

 2021-07-24 07:29 

AP

Osterman pitches US softball over Mexico 2-0 for 3-0 start...

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Cat Osterman pitched shutout ball for the second time in four days, Ali Aguilar hit a tiebreaking, two-run single and the top-ranked United States beat No. 5 Mexico 2-0 Satur......

 2021-07-24 07:26 

AP

West Indies-Australia ODI series to resume on Saturday...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — The West Indies-Australia one-day international series will resume on Saturday after the second match was postponed on Thursday because of the coronavirus.The second ODI......

 2021-07-24 07:10 

AP

Florida Keys sea turtle participates in Tour de Turtles...

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A juvenile green sea turtle rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital has been fitted with a satellite-tracking transmitter and released from a Keys beach to joi......

 2021-07-24 07:05 

UPI

PTSD common after sexual assault, but eases for many, study says...

Most sexual assault survivors have post-traumatic stress disorder immediately after the attack, but it tends to lessen over the following months, a new study finds....

 2021-07-24 07:00 

Reuters

China criticises NBC Olympics broadcast for 'incomplete map'...

China criticised NBC Universal for showing an "incomplete map" of the country in its broadcast of the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, after a map displayed during the arrival of Chinese athletes included neither Taiwan nor the South China ...

 2021-07-24 07:00 

UPI

On This Day, July 24: Apollo 11 astronauts splash down...

On July 24, 1969, Apollo 11 returned to Earth, ending its historic moon-landing mission....

 2021-07-24 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for July 24: Lynda Carter, Rose Byrne...

Actor Lynda Carter turns 70 and actor Rose Byrne turns 42, among the famous birthdays for July 24....

 2021-07-24 06:59 

Reuters

Factbox-Coronavirus cases at the Tokyo Olympics...
 2021-07-24 06:59 

Reuters

FACTBOX-Coronavirus cases at the Tokyo Olympics...

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics, postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, is being held under unprecedented conditions including tight quarantine rules https://tmsnrt.rs/3r8Zv98 to prevent the spread of COVID-19....

 2021-07-24 06:55 

Reuters

Olympics-Shooting-Korean great Jin 'devastated' after missing 10m pistol final...
 2021-07-24 06:55 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Shooting-Korean great Jin 'devastated' after missing 10m pistol final...

Shooting great Jin Jong-oh's quest for a record-extending fifth individual Olympic gold fell short on Saturday as the South Korean failed to qualify for the final of the men's 10 metre pistol event at the Tokyo Games....

 2021-07-24 06:53 

Reuters

Olympics-Badminton-Taiwan's Tai focused on fixing her mistakes, not thinking about Chen threat...

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-Ying said she will have to cut out the mistakes if she is to make an impact at the Tokyo Olympics and will only begin to think about the threat posed by China's Chen Yu Fei if they both advance to the final....

 2021-07-24 06:49 

Reuters

China's Hou wins 49-kg weightlifting gold at Tokyo Olympics...

China's Zhihui Hou won the gold medal in the women's 49-kg weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics, lifting a total of 210 kg, with a comfortable win over Indian and Indonesian medalists....

 2021-07-24 06:48 

Reuters

AstraZeneca scours supply chain for more vaccine doses for Thailand, SE Asia...

AstraZeneca Plc is "scouring" its global supply chain to try and boost COVID-19 vaccine supplies to Thailand and Southeast Asia, its representative for the country said on Saturday, amidst speculations of local production shortfalls....

 2021-07-24 06:46 

Reuters

Olympics-Gymnastics-Japan's Uchimura fails to qualify for apparatus final, ending Olympic career...

Japan's "King" Kohei Uchimura, the reigning Olympic champion, failed to qualify for a gymnastics apparatus final, ending a storied Olympic career....

 2021-07-24 06:46 

AP

Rockies rally, win in 10th as Dodgers' bullpen woes continue...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trevor Story homered and drove in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning as the Colorado Rockies took advantage of the Dodgers' recent bullpen woes, beating Los Angeles 9-6 Friday n......

 2021-07-24 06:44 

Reuters

Rockies rally to beat Dodgers in 10...

Trevor Story had a go-ahead RBI single in the 10th inning and Charlie Blackmon added a two-run home run one batter later as the visiting Colorado Rockies rallied for a 9-6 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night....

 2021-07-24 06:43 

Reuters

Olympics-Rowing-Britain dealt setback in men's eight, Netherlands advances...
 2021-07-24 06:38 

Reuters

China's Hou wins 49-kg weightlifting gold at Tokyo Olympics...

China's Zhihui Hou won the gold medal in the women's 49-kg weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics, lifting a total of 210 kg, with a comfortable win over Indian and Indonesian medalists....

 2021-07-24 06:38 

Reuters

Heavy rain in India triggers floods, landslides; at least 125 dead...

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