October 13, 2015

Venus Williams rallies to beat Yuliya Beygelzimer and advance to 2nd round in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP)_ Venus Williams rallied to beat Yuliya Beygelzimer of Ukraine 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 Tuesday in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open. The […]
October 13, 2015

One game playoff: USA, Mexico resume their soccer rivalry in a Rose Bowl showdown

By Greg Beacham THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PASADENA, Calif. _ Jurgen Klinsmann realizes the Rose Bowl might feel like enemy turf when his U.S. men’s soccer team […]
October 13, 2015

US loses to Honduras 2 0 in men’s Olympic qualifier, complicating Americans’ path to Rio Games

By By John Coon THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SANDY, Utah _ The United States lost to Honduras 2-0 Saturday in a men’s Olympic soccer qualifier, complicating the […]
October 9, 2015

Kyle Lowry scores 25, Raptors beat Lakers 105 97 in preseason game in Ontario, California

By Abbey Mastracco THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ONTARIO, Calif. _ Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and DeMarre Carroll added 18 points and six rebounds in the Toronto […]
October 8, 2015

‘Miracles do happen’ Chicago Cubs giving hope to some of their longest suffering fans

By Don Babwin THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO _ Living in a nursing home run by the Little Sisters of the Poor, 82-year-old Edith Heath knows something […]
October 8, 2015

Napier’s 3 pointer sends Magic to 100 97 win over Heat; Vucevic scores 17 for Orlando

LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ Shabazz Napier hit a 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds left to beat his former team as the Orlando Magic earned their first preseason win, […]
October 8, 2015

Price offers reminder of dominance as Canadiens beat Leafs in season opener

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Carey Price got to go through the game-day routine he’s comfortable with and looked like he hadn’t missed […]
October 8, 2015

With Blue Jays in playoffs, hockey and baseball seasons are intersecting

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ In the so-called centre of the hockey universe, baseball is dominating the sports conversation as the NHL season […]
October 8, 2015

Rams enjoy breakout performance from rookie running back Todd Gurley

By Nate Latsch THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS _ The Rams have been trying to get their run game going and have been waiting to see […]
October 1, 2015

With Price in goal, Canadiens feel the time is right to contend for a Stanley Cup

By Bill Beacon THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL _ The Montreal Canadiens feel they are ready to contend for a Stanley Cup. They certainly have the goaltending […]
October 1, 2015

Brazil’s lower house approves bill to give foreign visitors a visa waiver for Olympics

By Mauricio Savarese THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO _ Brazil’s lower house voted Thursday to grant a 90-day waiver to foreigners who normally need a […]
October 1, 2015

East Coast weather prompts Big Ten to change time for Michigan Maryland

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP)_ The Big Ten Conference has changed the time of Michigan’s game at Maryland to noon Eastern Saturday, moving up kickoff by eight hours […]