Sports Briefing | Swimming: Michael Phelps Wins Butterfly at U.S. Nationals
He finished with the fastest time in the world this year, 1 minute 52.94 seconds.
Sports Briefing | Tennis: Marin Cilic Advances to Citi Open Semifinals
Cilic defeated Alexxander Zverev, 7-5, 7-6 (3). He will now meet Kei Nishikori.
Sports Briefing | Basketball: Knicks Sign Guards From Clippers and D-League
Sasha Vujacic arrives from the Clippers, while Thanasis Antetokounmpo comes from the Westchester Knicks.
Sports Briefing | Colleges: Minnesota Athletic Director Resigns
Norwood Teague was accused by two female co-workers of groping them and sending lewd text messages.
Mets 4, Rays 3: Wilmer Flores Again Shows Flair for Theater in Comeback Victory
The Mets’ emotional young infielder hit an opposite-field single to drive in the winning run and rally his team past the Rays....
Blue Jays Draw First Blood in ‘Most Meaningful’ Series
Jose Bautista’s solo home run in the 10th inning allowed Toronto to creep a game closer at Yankee Stadium.
Roundup: Rory McIlroy Appears Likely to Play in P.G.A.
McIlroy, the world’s No. 1-ranked golfer, has not played since July 4, when he injured an ankle in a pickup soccer game.
Louise Suggs, Golf Pioneer, Dies at 91; Helped Found the Women’s Pro Tour
Born in Georgia, Suggs turned professional in 1948, the same year she was the reigning United States and British amateur champion....
N.F.L. Roundup: Center Lyle Sendlein Returns to Cardinals in One-Year Deal
Sendlein, who had been in Arizona for the entirety of his eight-year N.F.L. career, was released in a salary cap move in March after reportedly...
Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane Facing Criminal Investigation
Shortly before he was supposed to spend the day with the Stanley Cup, Kane was the subject of rape accusations made by a woman who said she met him...
Brazilian Implicated in FIFA Case Remains Free, Unlike Many Others
José Margulies, 75, a Brazilian broadcaster, is the only one of 14 people indicted in May to remain free. Brazil has begun its own inquiry, but it...
49ers Release Aldon Smith After Arrest
The pass rusher, accused of drunken driving, hit-and-run and vandalism, was arrested Thursday night, his fifth legal run-in since he was drafted in...