Lochte banned through June 2017, loses $100,000 in bonuses

Ryan Lochte is banned from swimming through next June and will forfeit $100,000 in bonus money that went with his gold medal at the Olympics, part of the penalty for his drunken encounter at a gas station in Brazil during last month's games.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

What to Watch at US Open: Williams tries to avoid SF stunner

NEW YORK (AP) — A year after one of the most significant and stunning losses of Serena Williams' illustrious career, she's made it back to the same stage of the same tournament: the U.S. Open semifinals.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Tennis Writer

Cowboys' Elliott set for debut as off-field questions linger

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Days from his Dallas debut and cleared by prosecutors in Ohio in a domestic violence case, Ezekiel Elliott still had to answer questions Wednesday about conduct away from the field.

  • Written by SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Sports Writer