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High cost, corruption claims mar Brazil World Cup

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The cost of building Brasilia's World Cup stadium has nearly tripled to $900 million in public funds, largely due to allegedly fraudulent billing, government auditors say. The spike in costs has made it the world's second-most expensive soccer arena, even though the city has no major professional team.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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Here's Johnny! Manzelmania sweeps into Cleveland

 

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Bells are ringing in Cleveland. Johnny Manziel's here.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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QB Johnny Manziel falls to Cleveland Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Football kept falling and falling and landed in the Dawg Pound.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Cabrera, Brantley lead Indians past Twins 9-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — After a difficult April, the Cleveland Indians are starting to play a bit better.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Steelers take Ohio State LB Shazier with 15th pick

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers finished outside the top 10 in total defense last year for the first time this century, thanks in part to a toothless pass rush that registered just 34 sacks and a series of missed tackles that turned small plays into big ones.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Broncos select cornerback Bradley Roby

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Fox describes All-Big Ten cornerback Bradley Roby as having "great ability, great speed, great quickness, great athleticism."

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Bengals take CB Dennard in 1st round of draft

CINCINNATI (AP) — During workouts at the NFL combine and at Michigan State's pro day, Darqueze Dennard reminded the Bengals of their best cornerback. He'll get to start learning alongside him.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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NFL Draft: 5 things to get ready for

NEW YORK (AP) — Every NFL draft is filled with intrigue. When the crop of college players has 102 early entrants, including the likes of Jadeveon Clowney and Johnny Manziel, that simply ratchets up the excitement.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 May 2014

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