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US turns attention to weekend game vs Portugal

SAO PAULO (AP) — After arriving back at their rooms at 4:45 a.m., victorious American players skipped breakfast Tuesday, slept late, went for medical tests and turned their attention to Portugal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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World Cup fans need math to figure out scenarios

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Every four years, the World Cup forces fans to remember their math lessons.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Djokovic, Serena seeded No. 1 for Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams were seeded No. 1 for Wimbledon on Wednesday, while defending champion Andy Murray moved up two spots above his ranking to the third seed.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Cincinnati advises vendors of All-Star game rules

CINCINNATI (AP) — The city of Cincinnati is letting merchandise vendors know that when Major League Baseball's All-Star game comes to town next year, they're out.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Frazier's homer in 9th lifts Reds over Pirates 6-5

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ahead in the count 2-0 with the game tied in the ninth inning, Todd Frazier figured there was only one type of pitch he was going to see.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Angels rock Indians, Tomlin 9-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Tomlin provided an emphatic end to the Cleveland Indians' 10-game home winning streak.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Browns quickly cut ties with WR Bennett

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have released wide receiver Earl Bennett about a month after signing him to a free agent contract.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Rory McIlroy chooses to play for Ireland in Rio

CORK, Ireland (AP) — After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland — not Britain — at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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