A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Cardinals name woman to training camp coach position

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have hired Jen Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and preseason.T...

July 29th, 2015 |  


If USOC finds a new city, Boston debacle could be forgotten

Embarrassing as the debacle in Boston may have been, chances are it will be nothing more than a distant memory when the vote for the 2024 Olympics fin...

July 29th, 2015 |  



California teams to test computerized strike zone

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike this week in a Northern California independent leagu...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Legendary football coach speaks to Carroll players, fans

Legendary football coach speaks to Carroll players, fans

RIVERSIDE — It’s been several years since Gerry Faust roamed the football sidelines, but the legendary high school and college coach still...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Joes enjoying softball sobriety

Joes enjoying softball sobriety

FAIRBORN — Recovery isn’t just an individual or family concern. Recovery is a communal concern.The Anonymous Joes, a group of softball tea...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Xenia’s opponent pending for Wednesday’s play-in game

Staff ReportThe Xenia Scouts will host a Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League play-in game at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday at Grady’s Field, on the Athle...

July 28th, 2015 |  


WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan amid report that he used slurs

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has severed ties with Hulk Hogan amid a report that one of the biggest stars in profes...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Marlins Park proves a challenge for home run hitters

MIAMI (AP) — The weekend before the Reds’ Todd Frazier won the All-Star Home Run Derby, he couldn’t slug his way out of Marlins Park...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Landon Donovan stays connected to the game

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — There’s nothing like a visit to the field to get Landon Donovan’s competitive juices flowing again.The f...

July 28th, 2015 |