- Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo joins New York from Juventus Updated: Jul-06-15 11:42 am
NEW YORK - Star midfielder Andrea Pirlo joined Major League Soccer's New York City FC from Juventus on Monday, a little more than a month after winning a fifth consecutive Italian league title.
- The Latest: Serena gets Azarenka in Wimbledon quarterfinals Updated: Jul-06-15 11:41 am
LONDON - The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):
- Rodriguez beats Froome to win crash-marred 3rd stage of Tour Updated: Jul-06-15 11:41 am
HUY, Belgium - Spanish veteran Joaquim Rodriguez won the crash-marred third stage of the Tour de France on Monday, with British rider Chris Froome finishing second.
- The Latest: Rodriguez wins Tour de France Stage 3 Updated: Jul-06-15 11:41 am
HUY, Belgium - The Latest from the third stage of the Tour de France (all times local):
- McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer Updated: Jul-06-15 11:38 am
LONDON - Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
- Serena beats Venus in 2 sets in 4th round at Wimbledon Updated: Jul-06-15 11:30 am
LONDON - Serena Williams extended her mastery over big sister Venus, and kept alive her bid for Grand Slam history.
- Russians switch off from football ahead of World Cup Updated: Jul-06-15 11:08 am
MOSCOW - Even as Russia prepares to host the 2018 World Cup, football's popularity there is plummeting to record lows.
- Cincinnati offers baseball history along with All-Star Game Updated: Jul-06-15 10:33 am
CINCINNATI - The city hosting baseball's All-Star Game this year was the home of a team that played like all-stars back in 1869.
- Big moves made, but dealing isn't done in NBA free agency Updated: Jul-06-15 10:17 am
LeBron James is available. Marc Gasol, too.
- World heritage status for The Alamo, Japan industrial sites Updated: Jul-06-15 9:47 am
BONN, Germany - The United States has succeeded in its bid to "Remember the Alamo," after the U.N. cultural body approved its status as a world heritage site Sunday.
- Proposed Bucks arena goes before budget committee Updated: Jul-06-15 9:01 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - A proposed $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks is back up before Wisconsin lawmakers.
- Fenerbahce signs Nani from Manchester United Updated: Jul-06-15 8:47 am
ANKARA, Turkey - Fenerbahce says it has reached an agreement with Manchester United to sign Portugal winger Luis Nani on a three-year contract.
- Spain names Conchita Martinez Davis Cup captain Updated: Jul-06-15 8:33 am
MADRID - Spain has named former Wimbledon winner Conchita Martinez captain of its Davis Cup team.
- CONCACAF details rebuilding plans after FIFA bribery scandal Updated: Jul-06-15 8:29 am
GENEVA - Plunged into crisis by a second FIFA bribery scandal in four years, the CONCACAF soccer body wants to pass sweeping new leadership rules to help rebuild.
- Yemen defaults World Cup qualifier for ineligible player Updated: Jul-06-15 5:44 am
ZURICH - FIFA has ordered Yemen to default a World Cup qualifying match for fielding a player who was technically banned.
- Earnhardt wins rain-delayed Daytona ahead of Dillon's crash Updated: Jul-06-15 4:10 am
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida - A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.
- Famous Chicago hot dogs making comeback at Wrigley Updated: Jul-06-15 4:05 am
CHICAGO - One of Chicago's favorite hot dog stands may be closed, but its hot dogs are making a comeback at Wrigley Field.
- A-Rod deserves All-Star consideration Updated: Jul-06-15 3:35 am
A-Rod the All-Star?
- Jewsbury scores in stoppage time as Timbers beat Earthquakes Updated: Jul-06-15 2:23 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - During their recent run of success, the Portland Timbers have talked about how important it has been to get contributions from everyone on the team.
- Jewsbury scores in stoppage time as Timbers beat Earthquakes Updated: Jul-06-15 1:44 am
- AP source: Kings, Casspi agree to 2-year, $6 million deal Updated: Jul-06-15 12:44 am
A person with knowledge of the details says the Sacramento Kings and swingman Omri Casspi have reached an agreement on a $6 million, two-year deal.
- Lewis, Rangers pummeled again as Angels finish sweep, 12-6 Updated: Jul-06-15 12:43 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis doesn't plan to dwell on a bad start that capped a miserable weekend for the Texas rotation.
- Ramos homers, drives in 2 as Nationals defeat Giants 3-1 Updated: Jul-06-15 12:42 am
- Pujols hits 25th HR, Angels finish sweep of Rangers 12-6 Updated: Jul-06-15 12:17 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - Albert Pujols probably didn't need to pad his AL home run lead to have a chance to join teammate Mike Trout in the starting lineup for the All-Star game.
- 4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, too Updated: Jul-05-15 10:51 pm
NEW YORK - The All-Star Game will have a Kansas City flavor, just not as much as it appeared last month.