Atlanta to debut new soccer team in 2017

ATLANTA (AP) — Arthur Blank stood before approximately 4,000 fans to celebrate the evolving identity of their new team.Yes, Atlanta, your expans...

July 8th, 2015 |  


Rookies Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team; A-Rod left out

NEW YORK (AP) — Less than three months after making his major league debut, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is an All-Star, one of two ro...

July 7th, 2015 updated: July 7th, 2015. |  


Crash puts safety in spotlight

Crash puts safety in spotlight

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July 7th, 2015 |  


U.S. women celebrate soccer title

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Megan Rapinoe strolled around taking selfies, occasionally sipping bubbly with her teammates and trying to balanc...

July 7th, 2015 updated: July 8th, 2015. |  


Serena ousts Venus at Wimbledon

Serena ousts Venus at Wimbledon

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July 7th, 2015 |  


Keys and Vandeweghe join Serena in Wimbledon quarterfinals

LONDON (AP) — While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to p...

July 7th, 2015 |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local players show off in annual basketball tourneyPEMBROKE — The annual Lumbee Games 3-on-3 basketball tournament was played out over the weeke...

July 7th, 2015 |  


Top-ranked golferRory McIlroy injuresankle playing soccer

Top-ranked golferRory McIlroy injuresankle playing soccer

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July 7th, 2015 |  


Froome takes yellow as Rodriguez wins crash-marred 3rd stage

HUY, Belgium (AP) — British rider Chris Froome took the Tour de France leader’s yellow jersey after finishing second behind Spanish vetera...

July 7th, 2015 |  


Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan for World Cup title

Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan for World Cup title

By Anne M. Peterson AP Sports Writer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sun...

July 6th, 2015 |