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Roger Federer says he is out for Olympics, done for year
Roger Federer says he will miss the Rio Olympics and the rest of the tennis season to protect his surgically repaired left knee....

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far
MOSCOW (AP) -- At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal....

The Latest: 22 Russian rowers rejected for Olympics
MOSCOW (AP) -- The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):...

Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'
LONDON (AP) -- Whatever controversy is raging in the Olympic world there's one constant: Usain Bolt's bravado and self-confidence....

Masters champ Danny Willett eyes greener pastures at PGA
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) -- Since winning the Masters, Danny Willett has taken his green jacket to Wimbledon, thrown out the first pitch at a New York Yankees game and enjoyed the celebrity that goes with being a major champion. Add in fatherhood and it's been a couple of fun months....

Luck arrives at camp with new contract, new perspective
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) -- Andrew Luck arrived at training camp Tuesday with a healthy body, a new contract and a different perspective....

NFL clears Peyton Manning of HGH allegations
The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with human growth hormone or other prohibited substances as alleged in a documentary by Al-Jazeera America last year....

Falcons release return specialist Devin Hester before camp
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- Star return specialist Devin Hester was released by the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday following an injury-shortened 2015 season....

Jordan gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, cops
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Michael Jordan finally spoke out on Monday about racial tensions in America in hopes of easing conflicts between blacks and law enforcement....

Carmelo Anthony gathers athletes, cops, kids in conversation
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony spent the U.S. Olympic basketball team's precious day off running a two-hour town hall meeting at a South Los Angeles youth center because he can't sleep anymore....

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