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Australian Open: Nadal joins Federer in 2nd round

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — After a day of searingly-hot temperatures which raised complaints from players, top-seeded Rafael Nadal advanced to the second round of the Australian Open in relatively mild conditions.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins FIFA best player award

ZURICH (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo couldn't hide how much it meant to him, finally being voted the world's best soccer player again.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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Olympic planning chief says deadlines 'very short'

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The army general appointed three months ago to coordinate planning for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics compares his new job to "changing a tire on a car that's moving."

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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Judge: Decision in A-Rod suit must be public

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge says Alex Rodriguez cannot file portions of arbitrator Fredric Horowitz's decision under seal as part of a lawsuit seeking to overturn the one-year suspension from baseball given to the New York Yankees third baseman.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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UConn women still No. 1 in AP Poll

Connecticut remains No. 1 in The Associated Press poll as the Huskies get ready for Baylor in their final non-conference test.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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