Serena Williams wins Slam return in Paris

PARIS (AP) — For all that has changed in the 16 months since Serena Williams last played in a Grand Slam tournament — she is now married and a mother — so much was familiar about her at the French Open on Tuesday.


  • Written by By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Tennis Writer

Another NBA Finals brings another huge challenge for LeBron


BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to Golden State or down to Houston to face a team far better than his.


  • Written by By BRIAN MAHONEY , AP Basketball Writer

D-backs hit 3 HRs, offense erupts for 12-5 win over Reds

PHOENIX (AP) — Finally, there were hits up and down the lineup from the Arizona Diamondbacks and the result, as manager Torey Lovullo put it, was "a nice, comfortable type of a win that we haven't had in a while."

  • Written by By BOB BAUM , AP Sports Writer