Federer marches on as wild weather, upsets hit U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Baking heat, rain and the threat of lightning all forced stoppages in play at the U.S. Open on Sunday but Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki marched on through a day of wild weather and upsets.

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China's Peng, Swiss teen set up U.S. Open quarter-final

NEW YORK - China's Peng Shuai knocked out her third seeded player in a row and Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic beat a former world number one in fourth-round wins on Sunday to set up an unlikely U.S. Open quarter-final.

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Modest, inner-city Games concept for Berlin, Hamburg

BERLIN - Germany's Berlin and Hamburg, eager to launch a summer Olympics candidacy, have proposed modest, inner-city concepts for the Olympics with the country to decide in the coming months if and which city will bid for the 2024 Games.

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Sam's league dream still in limbo after clearing waivers

- Defensive end Michael Sam's quest to become the first openly gay player in the National Football League (NFL) remained in limbo on Sunday after his exit interview with the St. Louis Rams.

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Henley leads, McIlroy two behind at Deutsche Bank

- American Russell Henley took the lead but Rory McIlroy loomed large, just two strokes behind after the third round at the $8 million Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts on Sunday.

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Spaniard Gomez wins fourth world title

- Spain's Javier Gomez clinched the triathlon world series title after finishing third in the final race of the season in Edmonton, Canada on Sunday.

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Best of Youth Olympics

Highlights from the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.


Young Olympians

Teenaged athletes compete in the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games in China.