- Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killing
1 Aug. 20152:03 PM ET
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area where a lion popular with tourists was killed, and is investigating the killing of another lion in April that may have been illegal, the country's wildlife authority said Saturday.
- Man who studied Cecil the lion for 9 years talks impact
1 Aug. 20151:47 PM ET
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — When Cecil the lion's carcass was finally found after he was lured out of a Zimbabwe wildlife reserve to be killed by an American hunter, it was a headless, skinless skeleton the vultures had been picking at for about a week.
- Data: Nearly 5 dozen give a third of all '16 campaign cash
1 Aug. 201511:54 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate dinners, hundreds of handshakes and a stream of emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks.
- WHO and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venues
1 Aug. 201512:41 PM ET
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waters, and the governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent virus tests.
- Family feud in evidence at Bobbi Kristina funeral
1 Aug. 20152:13 PM ET
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) — The ongoing tensions between the families of the late megastar Whitney Houston and her ex-husband, R&B singer Bobby Brown, erupted Saturday during a memorial service for their daughter, Bobbi Kristina.
- Rousey roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190
1 Aug. 20152:16 PM ET
GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Ronda Rousey is in charge now. The unbeaten bantamweight champion is the biggest star in the UFC, and she could have staged her next title defense anywhere in the world before she moves on to her next acting job or book tour stop or red-carpet appearance.
- American Pharoah has final Haskell tuneup
1 Aug. 201511:27 AM ET
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had another easy gallop Saturday morning at Monmouth Park, his final serious exercise before the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational.
- Having made Olympic history, Beijing faces challenges
1 Aug. 20154:49 AM ET
BEIJING (AP) — Having made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics, Beijing now faces a slew of challenges, from ensuring adequate snow in a bone-dry region to ramping up support for winter sports in a nation where few people ski or skate.
- Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline
1 Aug. 201510:52 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.
- Judge orders Goodell, Brady appear in court Aug. 12, 19
31 Jul. 20156:57 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — The federal judge handling Tom Brady's attempt to overturn his four-game suspension ordered the New England quarterback and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to appear in court twice in mid-August.
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