Anne Donovan, a legendary figure in women’s basketball who won Olympic gold as a player and as a coach for the United States, died Wednesday of heart failure. She was 56. Donovan, a native of […]
- The Latest: FIFA opens case into Palestinian’s Messi remarksMOSCOW (AP) The Latest on the opening day of the World Cup (all times local):
- No team but 2 referees for US at World Cup in RussiaMOSCOW (AP) Jair Murrufo remembers the first time he picked up a whistle and called a soccer match.
- Rebooted Brazil seeks redemption against gritty SwitzerlandROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) Brazil has spent four years trying to atone for its last World Cup match, the calamitous 7-1 defeat as hosts by Germany. Popular coach Tite purged players, eased dependence on Neymar, and rebuilt a team that concedes few goals and blazed through qualification.
- Charlie Hebdo cartoon of Romania's Halep sparks outrageBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Romanians have expressed outrage at a cartoon in the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo likening their newly crowned tennis champion to a Gypsy scrap metal collector.
Canelo Alvarez and unbeaten middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin have agreed to a rematch bout Sept. 15 in Las Vegas. Oscar De La Hoya, Alvarez’s promoter, tweeted on Wednesday.“I’m happy to inform that we have a […]
A jury ordered the Los Angeles Rams to pay Reggie Bush $12.45 million, $4.95 million in compensatory damages and $7.5 million in punitive damages, after it found the team 100 percent liable for an injury he sustained […]