June 23, 2015

With nod to freedom of expression, NASCAR again tries to distance itself from Confederate flag

By Mark Long THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Confederate flags are as easy to find at NASCAR races as cutoff jeans, cowboy hats and beer. They fly over […]
June 23, 2015

Derrick Nash, Central Michigan football player diagnosed with leukemia, dies at 20

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) _ Central Michigan cornerback Derrick Nash, who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2013 when he was still in high school, has died. He […]
June 19, 2015

Curtain rises on Chambers Bay: Some decent scores and another shocker from Tiger Woods

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. _ One mystery was solved Thursday in the U.S. Open. Chambers Bay can be as hard as […]
June 19, 2015

Woods shoots an 80, beating only 2 other players in 1st round of US Open, including Fowler

By Tim Dahlberg THE ASSOCIATED PRESS UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. _ The U.S. Open used to be the place Tiger Woods showed why he was the best. […]
June 19, 2015

Pakistan 118 5 in reply to Sri Lanka’s 300 and Silva’s 2nd century on day 3 of 1st test

GALLE, Sri Lanka (AP) _ Opener Kaushal Silva notched his second century as Sri Lanka posted 300 and limited Pakistan to 118-5 on day three of the […]
June 19, 2015

Rising sprint star De Grasse is gunning for world podium, Canadian record

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS Canadian sprint star Andre De Grasse has a summer of decisions ahead of him. The 20-year-old from Markham, Ont., who […]
June 18, 2015

Trains, tree and brown greens. This is a US Open that will look like no other

By Tim Dahlberg THE ASSOCIATED PRESS UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. _ Not a day has gone by at this U.S. Open without seeing something new on the […]
June 18, 2015

Bangladesh beats India for only 4th time in ODIs, takes big step to 2017 Champions Trophy

DHAKA, Bangladesh  (AP)_ Bangladesh beat India for only the fourth time in 30 one-day internationals and took a big step on Thursday to qualifying for the […]
June 18, 2015

Swiss attorney general cites 53 possible money laundering incidents in FIFA World Cup probe

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BERN, Switzerland _ Switzerland’s attorney-general says banks have noted 53 possible money-laundering incidents in his investigation of the 2018 and […]
June 17, 2015

Swiss attorney general cites 53 possible money laundering incidents in FIFA World Cup probe

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BERN, Switzerland _ Swiss banks have noted 53 possible money-laundering incidents in the investigation of FIFA’s 2018 and 2022 World […]
June 17, 2015

Swiss federal prosecutor to address probe of FIFA World Cup bids at news conference

BERN, Switzerland _ Switzerland’s federal prosecutor will talk about his criminal investigation of FIFA’s 2018 and 2022 World Cup bid contests for the first time on […]
June 17, 2015

Aguero scores to give Argentina crucial 1 0 win over defending champ Uruguay in Copa America

By Vicente L. Panetta THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LA SERENA, Chile _ Sergio Aguero scored early in the second half to give Argentina an important 1-0 win […]
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