Change in Olympics lineup could help US sprinter Allyson Felix compete in more events

...opportunity to run the 200 and 400 meters at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Trouble...Felix finished with gold in the 400 meters at the world championships in Beijing, along...wish and became the first male to win both at the Olympics.Felix is the reigning Olympic...

Jeff Maggert wins Champions event, takes lead in Schwab Cup

...tournament because of commitments in Europe.Maggert finished at 14-under 202 at En-Joie.Goydos shot 68. Corey Pavin (69), David...Jerry Smith (67) and Ian Woosnam (70) tied for third at 10 under. LPGA TOUR: In Prattville, Ala., Kris Tamulis...

Players want to see Serena Williams win Grand Slam

...Sharapova in last year's French Open.At Flushing Meadows, it's understandable...insistence that she plans to take it one match at a time is probably more truth than cliche...Open is the only Grand Slam tournament at which she has never reached the quarters...

Scientists study how rising seas will reshape Georgia coast

...making coastal marshes even wetter.Clark Alexander, a researcher at the University of Georgia's Skidaway Institute of Oceanography...large errors," said Christine Hladik, a geography professor at Georgia Southern University who has been working to correct problematic...

Japan tops Pennsylvania for Little League World Series title

...to bring the Japanese back within a run.Shingo Tomita tied it at 10 in the third inning with a solo home run to left field. Three...all tournament and had won its last two in the team's final at-bat.It used the final inning in the championship game to add...

Jason Day romps to victory at Barclays

...toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that...look that way.Fresh off his first major at the PGA Championship, the 27-year-old...field, capping off an explosive weekend at Plainfield with 8-under-par 62 for a...

Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

...upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a...in his early 60s and was pronounced dead at Grady Memorial Hospital. There was no immediate...Hampton said police don't suspect foul play at this point. He said no fans were hurt in...

Cash stolen at Augusta church

Cash was stolen in a burglary Sunday at Beulah Grove Baptist Church in Augusta, authorities...taken from the sanctuary around 1:30 p.m. at the Poplar Street church.Richmond County...officers said there are no further details at this time.

Braves contact approach at plate is working

...high-contact lineups with the ability to grind out at-bats and get timely hits.Additions like...contact percentage within the strike zone at 88 percent, and their overall contact percentage...29th in zone contact percentage last season at 84 percent. The last time the Braves were...

Dating book says women aren't at fault

...A: Where you can really see it is when you look at teen sexuality. If you look at CDC data on teen sexuality, teenagers these days...sexually active today than teens were in the 1980s at the height of the AIDS crisis.I don't have an...