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Tour de France marks World War I centennial

PARIS (AP) — Before sunrise on June 28, 1914, a pack of cyclists set off from Paris on the 12th Tour de France. Hours later, an Austrian archduke stepped out in Sarajevo and was assassinated in the street, igniting the carnage of World War I.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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US ready to take on Belgium in World Cup

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called "Group of Death," it's time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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Cavs: Plenty of decisions for Cleveland to make tonight at NBA Draft

This much we know: The Cavaliers own the No. 1 pick — again – tonight in the NBA Draft. What they’ll do with it is uncertain.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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US advances to World Cup's 2nd round despite loss

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — The United States reached the knockout stage of consecutive World Cups for the first time, just not the way the Americans wanted.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Cavs new coach Blatt expects to keep winning

INDEPENDENCE — David Blatt cracked quite a few jokes Wednesday, but the new coach of the Cavaliers made one thing perfectly clear — he plans to win … a lot.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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