In Paris, Muguruza's 1st Slam title denies Williams her 22nd

PARIS (AP) — The day before the French Open final, Serena Williams' coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, was discussing whether his player would need to lift her level to beat Garbine Muguruza and collect a record-equaling 22nd Grand Slam title.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Tennis Writer

Muhammad Ali, who riveted the world as 'The Greatest,' dies

Ali obit

He was fast of fist and foot — lip, too — a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above a whisper.

  • Written by TIM DAHLBERG, AP Boxing Writer