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Pom-pom pay: California bill gives cheerleaders minimum wage

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wage.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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US heads to World Cup final with 2-0 win over Germany

MONTREAL (AP) — Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Salazar backed by 3 HRs, Indians beat Rays 6-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Danny Salazar had his best fastball Tuesday night and didn't see much reason to use anything else.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Cavs give offers to Thompson, Dellavedova, Shumpert

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tristan Thompson, Matthew Dellavedova and Iman Shumpert all received qualifying offers from Cleveland on Tuesday, meaning the Cavaliers can match any offers those players get from other clubs this summer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Urban Meyer and Dan Dakich's friendship remains strong

PERRYSBURG — Urban Meyer and Dan Dakich’s friendship goes far beyond a pair of former Bowling Green coaches who just happened to cross paths as Falcons. It runs much deeper.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Reds fall to Twins 8-5 after long weather delay

CINCINNATI (AP) — After a long wait to get started, Anthony DeSclafani had a hard time doing anything quickly.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Big names, big markets in pursuit as NBA free agency opens

Big names, big bucks and big markets in pursuit.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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The Latest: Djokovic wins again on Centre Court at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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