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Critics blast Rio's World Cup, Olympic evictions

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With her family of six living in five different houses scattered across the city, Dalvaneide Pequeno do Nascimento longs for the days when her whole clan shared the same roof.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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McIlroy off to a strong start at Honda

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy isn't interested in recent history at the Honda Classic — good or bad.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Braun homers in first at-bat back from drug ban

PHOENIX (AP) — Back from a lengthy suspension, Ryan Braun quickly displayed some power.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Giants and Bills to play in Hall of Fame game

NEW YORK (AP) — The Buffalo Bills and New York Giants will kick off the 2014 NFL preseason in the Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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Ohio county's Reds suite to host kids and police

CINCINNATI (AP) — The ballpark suite for Hamilton County taxpayers will be used again this summer for Cincinnati Reds games, this time for a noncontroversial cause — letting children see games with police officers.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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Russia awards cars to its Olympic medalists

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has given a Mercedes-Benz to each Olympic medalist from the host country of the 2014 Sochi Games.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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Collins, Nets dealing with bright spotlight

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Deron Williams took a moment to snap a few photos of Brooklyn teammate Jason Collins at their shootaround in Portland.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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Another slow start for Tiger at Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Zach Johnson made a quadruple-bogey 8 on his second hole Thursday and still managed to shoot a 67 in the Honda Classic.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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