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ganinke/flickrThe San Francisco Giants released their spring training schedule for 2015 at Scottsdale Stadium in Arizona.

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A lot has been going on in the world of San Francisco…

ganinke/flickrThe San Francisco Giants released their spring training schedule for 2015 at Scottsdale Stadium in Arizona.
Timothy D. Easley/AP File PhotoA family spokesman for Muhammad Ali says the boxing great has been released from a hospital after recovering from a severe urinary tract infection. Ali spokesman Bob Gunnell says the three-time world heavyweight champion is back home after being released from an undisclosed hospital Tuesday night

Muhammad Ali released from hospital

LOUISVILLE -- Muhammad Ali is home after being hospitalized with a severe…

Timothy D. Easley/AP File PhotoA family spokesman for Muhammad Ali says the boxing great has been released from a hospital after recovering from a severe urinary tract infection. Ali spokesman Bob Gunnell says the three-time world heavyweight champion is back home after being released from an undisclosed hospital Tuesday night
AP PhotoVince Ferragamo

NFL players' lawsuit vs. video game maker allowed to advance

SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal appeals court gave the green light Tuesday…

AP PhotoVince Ferragamo
John Locher/AP PhotoUFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has entered drug treatment.

UFC: Champion Jon Jones entering drug treatment

LOS ANGELES — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has entered a…

John Locher/AP PhotoUFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has entered drug treatment.
Matt Sayles/AP file photoESPN personality Stuart Scott died Sunday at the age of 49. He had been battling cancer.

ESPN's Stuart Scott, 49, dies after battling cancer

Stuart Scott was in his element, working a "Monday Night Football" game,…

Matt Sayles/AP file photoESPN personality Stuart Scott died Sunday at the age of 49. He had been battling cancer.
Paul Sancya/AP PhotoDetroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin says he has been approached by the Atlanta Falcons and San Francisco 49ers regarding their coaching vacancies.

Austin says Falcons, 49ers have reached out

ALLEN PARK -- Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin says the Atlanta…

Paul Sancya/AP PhotoDetroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin says he has been approached by the Atlanta Falcons and San Francisco 49ers regarding their coaching vacancies.

Mother of NFL great Jerry Rice dies

STARKVILLE -- Eddie B. Rice, the mother of former NFL great Jerry…

Gene J. Puskar/AP File PhotoMo'ne Davis was the first girl to win a Little League World Series game in August and she has been named the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year.

Davis wins AP Female Athlete of the Year honors

PHILADELPHIA -- No one in the sports world had heard of the…

Gene J. Puskar/AP File PhotoMo'ne Davis was the first girl to win a Little League World Series game in August and she has been named the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year.
Themba Hadebe/APOscar Pistorius

Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend

PRETORIA, South Africa -- Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in…

Themba Hadebe/APOscar Pistorius
David Goldman/AP file photoMichael Phelps was suspended six months by USA Swimming following his DUI arrest.

Phelps suspended six months after DUI arrest

Michael Phelps' comeback took a major hit on Monday, with USA Swimming…

David Goldman/AP file photoMichael Phelps was suspended six months by USA Swimming following his DUI arrest.
Rick Rycroft/AP file photoMichael Phelps

Swimmer Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

BALTIMORE -- Olympic champion Michael Phelps apologized Tuesday for his latest brush…

Rick Rycroft/AP file photoMichael Phelps
Paul J. Bergstrom/AP file photoNASCAR driver Tony Stewart was cleared of criminal wrongdoing by prosecutors in New York after he hit and killed a fellow driver in a dirt-track race.

Tony Stewart won't face criminal charges in track death

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. -- After more than six weeks in limbo, NASCAR star…

Paul J. Bergstrom/AP file photoNASCAR driver Tony Stewart was cleared of criminal wrongdoing by prosecutors in New York after he hit and killed a fellow driver in a dirt-track race.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerLorie Hirson is one of 50 individuals who will be participating in the Swim for Sight

Vision-impaired swimmers can see beyond the surface

First comes the chill of the Bay waters. Then, brace for often-exhausting…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerLorie Hirson is one of 50 individuals who will be participating in the Swim for Sight
AP Photo/Eric Risberg

Appeals judges skeptical of Bonds conviction

Skeptical members of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals questioned the…

AP Photo/Eric Risberg
Paul J. Bergstrom/AP file photoA New York grand jury will decide whether three-time NASCAR champ Tony Stewart will be charged in the on-track death of fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. during a dirt-track race.

Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

The decision whether to charge three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart in the…

Paul J. Bergstrom/AP file photoA New York grand jury will decide whether three-time NASCAR champ Tony Stewart will be charged in the on-track death of fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. during a dirt-track race.
Mike Groll/APMarin Cilic

Cilic tops Nishikori at US Open for first Slam title

NEW YORK -- Unable to play in the U.S. Open a year…

Mike Groll/APMarin Cilic
AP Photo/Mike GrollSerena Williams

Serena Williams wins third U.S. Open in row, 18th Slam

Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way…

AP Photo/Mike GrollSerena Williams

Dizzy in heat, Bouchard out of upset-heavy US Open

NEW YORK — Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard…

Jason DeCrow/APCiCi Bellis

Atherton’s Bellis, 15, drops second-round match

NEW YORK -- CiCi Bellis will have to wait at least another…

Jason DeCrow/APCiCi Bellis
Terry Renna/AP file photoTony Stewart will return to the Sprint Cup on Sunday after a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

Tony Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday…

Terry Renna/AP file photoTony Stewart will return to the Sprint Cup on Sunday after a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.