Sailors and other athletes preparing for the Olympics have been training for months in contaminated waters where the Rio Games will be held. Many believe moving events now would put them at a... Read more »
Kaka and David Villa are raising the profile of Major League Soccer. Clint Dempsey and the U.S. national team have done their part, too. Read more »
Kaka scored on a penalty kick and set up David Villa's goal minutes later in the first half to help the best players in Major League Soccer beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 on a blustery Wednesday night. Read more »
Andre Miller's agent tells The Associated Press his client has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read more »
No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike this week in a Northern California independent league. Read more »
Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using deflated footballs (all times local): Read more »
Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game has been upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Read more »
After all that speculation the past couple of years, the Colorado Rockies finally traded Troy Tulowitzki. Read more »
Only seven weeks remain before cities have to be officially nominated. USOC CEO Scott Blackmun said the federation wants to stay in the race. If so, Los Angeles would be the likely choice. Read more »
Andres Guardado scored his fourth goal of the knockout rounds, not needing a penalty kick this time, and Mexico won its seventh CONCACAF Gold Cup title Sunday with a 3-1 victory over upstart Jamaica. Read more »
Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. Read more »
Paris police were searching for four occupants of a car that struck a taxi and tried to crash barricades set up near the Tour de France finish line on Sunday morning, drawing police fire hours... Read more »
Michelle Obama has welcomed thousands of athletes to the Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles. Read more »
Backup goalkeeper Luis Mejia saved two penalty kicks in the shootout, and an inspired Panama team ended a trying week with a medal, beating the United States in the CONCACAF Gold Cup third-place... Read more »
Phillies ace Cole Hamels enhanced his trade value even more, becoming the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs in 50 years while leading Philadelphia to a 5-0 win Saturday. Read more »
Several players zipped around in standing scooters while All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown pulled out all the stops. Brown rode in the back of a custom Rolls-Royce while his brother Desmond... Read more »
The "AP! AP!" and "MVP! MVP!" chants started as soon as Adrian Peterson was spotted driving into the parking lot. Read more »
Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith will miss the first three games of the regular season, including matchups against the Broncos' Peyton Manning and Packers' Aaron Rodgers, after he was suspended Friday... Read more »
Toronto Mayor John Tory says Canada's largest city will make a decision "very quickly" whether to bid for the 2024 Olympics. Read more »
yers' union proposed a settlement on Tom Brady's four-game suspension last week that was "met with silence" by the NFL, a person familiar with the proposal told The Associated Press. Read more »
After the feel-good summer of 2014, the United States was eager to pick up another Gold Cup title and lock up its spot in the next Confederations Cup. Read more »
FIFA has asked the Russian Football Union to explain the latest high-profile incident of racism that saw a Ghanaian player banned for two matches for his reaction to fan abuse and the alleged... Read more »
Phelps isn't the only big name missing from the world swimming championships that begin Friday in Kazan, Russia. Read more »
FIFA President Sepp Blatter is due in Russia on Thursday for his first overseas trip since Swiss police swooped to arrest fellow soccer officials and sports marketing executives in May. Read more »
Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings agreed Tuesday to restructure the final three years of his contract, giving the six-time Pro Bowl running back $20 million in guaranteed money. Read more »
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