Thursday, May 22, 2014
Now that Minneapolis has the 2018 Super Bowl, organizers are determined to show the world that nobody does winter better than Minnesota.
A group of retired American football players accused the league in a lawsuit Tuesday of cynically supplying them with powerful painkillers that kept them in the game but led to serious complications down the road.
Monday, May 12, 2014
Michael Sam waited and waited. Hours passed, rounds came and went, and eventually, there were only eight more picks left on the third and final day of the NFL draft.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
In moving its capital from Rio to Brasilia in 1960, Brazil made a statement of modernization. In building a spectacular new stadium in the city for the World Cup it made another.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
After a racist Spanish fan threw a banana at Barcelona full-back Dani Alves his farmworker father Monday said he would respond by ... planting bananas.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
India's Supreme Court ordered the country's boss Narayanaswami Srinivasan to step aside Friday until the completion of an investigation into corruption in the domestic Indian Premier League.
Sunday, March 23, 2014
The New York Jets signed quarterback Michael Vick to a one-year deal on Friday, and released Mark Sanchez, the one-time face of the team.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Longtime standout wide receiver Steve Smith didn't waste time finding a new home, signing a three-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens about 24 hours after being released by the Carolina Panthers.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
A couple of accomplished NFL pass rushers suddenly became available when DeMarcus Ware and Julius Peppers were released to create room under the salary cap in two of the biggest moves at Tuesday's start of the free-agency signing period.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
All Blacks flyhalf Tom Taylor kicked his third penalty with six minutes remaining to give the Crusaders a deeply contentious 14-13 win over the Stormers in Super Rugby on Saturday.