German, French tricolors abound ahead of Euro 2016 semifinal

MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Tricolors fluttered everywhere in Marseille on Thursday ahead of the second European Championship semifinal, with the black, red and yellow German flag outnumbering the red, white and blue of France in the city's packed Old Port.

  • Written by MIKE CORDER, Associated Press

Jon Jones off UFC 200 card after apparent doping violation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was notified of a potential doping violation Wednesday night, ruling him out of his bout with Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 200.

  • Written by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Pete Rose sues former baseball investigator over rape claims

Former baseball star Pete Rose on Wednesday sued the lawyer whose investigative report got him kicked out of baseball for gambling, alleging the lawyer defamed him last year by saying on the radio that Rose raped young teen girls during spring training.

  • Written by MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press