Arnold Palmer charged across the golf course and into America's living rooms with a go-for-broke style that made a country club sport popular for the everyman. At ease with presidents and the public, he was on a first-name basis with both.
The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their fourth straight National League West title in dramatic style as Charlie Culberson homered with two outs in the 10th inning to beat Colorado 4-3 on Sunday.
Dogs big and small, and some in tandem with their owners, braved the large swell that greeted them at a surfing competition with a difference in California Sunday.
Philadelphia continued its perfect start to the new NFL season by beating Pittsburgh 34-3 on Sunday, led by rookie quarterback Carson Wentz, who threw for 301 yards and two touchdowns, and a fierce defense.
Before Sunday, only one player had scored 250 goals in Serie A. Now there are two.
South Korea coach Uli Stielike has recalled Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min ahead of next month's 2018 World Cup qualification games against Qatar and Iran.
Canada, as expected, is in the World Cup of Hockey finals.
Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out.
Reactions to golf great Arnold Palmer's death Sunday at age 87 in Pittsburgh:
Rory McIlroy rolled in a 14-foot birdie putt at the fourth hole of a sudden death playoff to edge Ryan Moore for the USPGA Tour Championship and claim the US$10 million FedExCup playoff bonus.