France detains soccer great Platini in 2022 World Cup probe
France detains soccer great Platini in 2022 World Cup probe

A justice official in France says former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in relation to the awarding of the 2022 World Cup.

Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally shooting
Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally shooting

Police in Canada are looking for a fourth person and haven't recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that left four people wounded and sent thousands fleeing.

5 hrs 54 mins ago
DR officials identify man believed to have paid Ortiz hitmen
DR officials identify man believed to have paid Ortiz hitmen

Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they are closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the attempted killing of Red Sox baseball great David Ortiz as he recovers in a hospital in Boston.

21 hrs 34 mins ago
For US men, Gold Cup finally brings chance for revival
For US men, Gold Cup finally brings chance for revival

Finally, a chance to get back on track for US men, as Gold Cup tournament begins.

21 hrs 14 mins ago
Sharks sign D Erik Karlsson to $92M, 8-year deal
Sharks sign D Erik Karlsson to $92M, 8-year deal

San Jose Sharks re-sign pending free agent defenseman Erik Karlsson to 8-year deal.

June 17th, 10:02 AM PDT
QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons
QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons

Quarterback Josh McCown has announced he is retiring from playing football after an NFL career that spanned 16 NFL seasons and included stints with 10 teams.

June 17th, 11:31 AM PDT
Close to home: Anaheim Ducks promote Dallas Eakins to coach
Close to home: Anaheim Ducks promote Dallas Eakins to coach

Dallas Eakins is the Anaheim Ducks' new coach after spending past 4 seasons with AHL affiliate the San Diego Gulls.

June 17th, 9:31 AM PDT
The Latest: Police: 4 shot at Raptors rally in Toronto
The Latest: Police: 4 shot at Raptors rally in Toronto

Toronto police: 2 people shot, wounded at rally for NBA champion Raptors; 2 arrested.

June 17th, 1:51 PM PDT
Lloyd's tiny golf clap delivers big message from US women
Lloyd's tiny golf clap delivers big message from US women

Carli Lloyd's tiny golf clap after the opening goal in the United States' 3-0 win over Chile at the Women's World Cup was designed to deliver a big message: criticism over the Americans' 13-0 rout of Thailand in their opener was heard _ and dismissed.

June 16th, 2:11 PM PDT
Lloyd, a World Cup starter again, scores 2 as US beats Chile
Lloyd, a World Cup starter again, scores 2 as US beats Chile

Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the U.S. national team in a more subdued 3-0 victory over Chile on Sunday that sent the defending champions on to the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup.

June 16th, 11:31 AM PDT
United States face Chile with chance to advance in World Cup
United States face Chile with chance to advance in World Cup

The United States gets back on the field at the Women's World Cup just as the uproar following its opening 13-0 win is quieting down.

June 15th, 2:41 PM PDT
US Open gentle as a Rose, but for how long?
US Open gentle as a Rose, but for how long?

US Open starts off gentle as a Rose, but for how long?.

June 13th, 11:41 PM PDT
Girelli's hat trick lifts Italy into next round of World Cup
Girelli's hat trick lifts Italy into next round of World Cup

Cristiana Girelli scored a hat trick to push Italy into the second round of the Women's World Cup with a 5-0 victory over Jamaica.

June 14th, 11:02 AM PDT
US catches heat for World Cup goal celebrations
US catches heat for World Cup goal celebrations

The U.S. women's national team faced criticism following its record-breaking 13-0 rout of Thailand.

June 12th, 11:22 AM PDT
Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him
Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is recovering in Boston from a two-hour exploratory surgery after being shot at a bar in his native Dominican Republic.

June 11th, 9:01 AM PDT
Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player
Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player

Jury that convicted ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping 58-year-old homeless woman ordered to return after deadlocking on 8 other charges, including 2 more counts of rape involving 54-year-old hitchhiker, unconscious teen.

June 10th, 10:11 PM PDT
Despite FIFA ticket boast, most World Cup games not sold out
Despite FIFA ticket boast, most World Cup games not sold out

FIFA says 14 of 52 Women's World Cup games have sold out, a month after boasting only a "few matches" still had tickets available.

June 11th, 6:21 AM PDT
Jury deliberates in trial of imprisoned sports doctor's boss
Jury deliberates in trial of imprisoned sports doctor's boss

Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a former medical school dean who had oversight of now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar at Michigan State University.

June 11th, 8:41 AM PDT
Calf injury continues to keep Luck out of Colts' workouts
Calf injury continues to keep Luck out of Colts' workouts

The Indianapolis Colts will continue to hold Andrew Luck out of offseason workouts this week because of a strained calf.

June 11th, 9:51 AM PDT
Tokyo Olympics next year: Faster, Stronger, but not Higher
Tokyo Olympics next year: Faster, Stronger, but not Higher

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds potential visitors that cannabis is banned in Japan.

June 11th, 2:32 AM PDT
Durant returns from injury _ then hurts his Achilles
Durant returns from injury _ then hurts his Achilles

Facing elimination, Warriors say Kevin Durant's availability vs Raptors will be game-time decision.

June 10th, 9:31 AM PDT
Braves' Keuchel sharp in 1st minor league game, 7 scoreless
Braves' Keuchel sharp in 1st minor league game, 7 scoreless

Dallas Keuchel dominated in his first minor league game since signing with the Atlanta Braves, pitching one-hit ball for seven scoreless innings for Class A Rome. The 31-year-old Keuchel might make his Atlanta debut after one more minor league start.

June 10th, 6:31 PM PDT
8 is Great: D-backs go homer happy in 13-8 win over Phillies
8 is Great: D-backs go homer happy in 13-8 win over Phillies

The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play Home Run Derby in Philly, beat Phillies 13-8.

June 10th, 8:41 PM PDT
Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals
Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals.

June 10th, 8:51 PM PDT
David Ortiz back in Boston after shooting in Dominican bar
David Ortiz back in Boston after shooting in Dominican bar

Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is hospitalized following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican Republic.

June 10th, 12:31 AM PDT
Teenager João Félix drawing comparisons to Ronaldo
Teenager João Félix drawing comparisons to Ronaldo

Young Portuguese sensation Joao Felix said it felt like being in a video game when he first found himself in the same locker room as Cristiano Ronaldo.

June 11th, 1:11 AM PDT
Bruins' consistency faces final test in Game 7 vs. Blues
Bruins' consistency faces final test in Game 7 vs. Blues

The Boston Bruins' consistent approach on and off the ice will be tested one more time in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St. Louis Blues.

June 10th, 3:21 PM PDT
LEADING OFF: Cruz HR streak, Subway Series doubleheader
LEADING OFF: Cruz HR streak, Subway Series doubleheader

LEADING OFF: Cruz on HR streak for Twins, rain-delayed Subway Series doubleheader, brawl in Atlanta.

June 10th, 7:01 PM PDT
Red Sox, Big Papi fans rally around Ortiz after shooting
Red Sox, Big Papi fans rally around Ortiz after shooting

The Boston Red Sox are sending their best wishes to former teammate David Ortiz, who was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night.

June 10th, 1:51 PM PDT
Logano edges Kurt Busch, Truex in overtime
Logano edges Kurt Busch, Truex in overtime

Joey Logano won his second NASCAR Cup Series race of the season, holding off Kurt Busch and Martin Truex Jr. in overtime at Michigan International Speedway.

June 10th, 5:51 PM PDT
Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape
Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year in San Diego County.

June 10th, 4:31 PM PDT
The Latest: Warriors rally, force Game 6 in NBA Finals
The Latest: Warriors rally, force Game 6 in NBA Finals

The Latest: Game 4 of NBA Finals sets another viewing record in Canada.

June 10th, 3:41 PM PDT
Diamondbacks open with 3 HRs, set team mark with 7 in Philly
Diamondbacks open with 3 HRs, set team mark with 7 in Philly

The Arizona Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game against Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff.

June 10th, 5:21 PM PDT
The Latest: Logano edges Kurt Busch, Truex in overtime
The Latest: Logano edges Kurt Busch, Truex in overtime

The Latest: Joey Logano won his second NASCAR Cup Series race of the season, holding off Kurt Busch and Martin Truex Jr. in overtime at Michigan International Speedway.

June 10th, 5:21 PM PDT
Argentina's first World Cup point could prove priceless
Argentina's first World Cup point could prove priceless

A resolute Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday in their opening Group D match at the Women's World Cup.

June 10th, 11:11 AM PDT
US and Thailand are last to kick off the World Cup
US and Thailand are last to kick off the World Cup

Thailand kicks off the Women's World Cup on Tuesday with a seemingly overwhelming challenge in the defending champion United States.

June 10th, 2:31 PM PDT

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