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Violence Mars Argentina World Cup Rally

Violence Mars Argentina World Cup Rally

Riot police fired tear gas and rubber bullets late Sunday to restrain a group of vandals who disturbed a... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Pierce Leaving Brooklyn: AP

Pierce Leaving Brooklyn: AP

Paul Pierce turns 37 in October and isn't quite the offensive force he was when he was leading the Boston Celtics to... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Germany Beats Argentina 1-0 to Win World Cup

Germany Beats Argentina 1-0 to Win World Cup

Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
DeGrom Leads Mets at Plate and Mound in Win

DeGrom Leads Mets at Plate and Mound in Win

Mets manager Terry Collins quickly changed out of his uniform and met the media in slacks and a purple polo... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Argentines Hold Heads High After World Cup Loss

Argentines Hold Heads High After World Cup Loss

Sad-but-proud Argentine soccer fans applauded their national team for giving it all against a powerful German squad,... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Germany's World Cup Party Gets Underway at Home

Germany's World Cup Party Gets Underway at Home

A quarter of a million German football fans reacted with unbridled joy, mixed with shock, on Sunday when... Read »

Jul 14, 2014

The Best of The World Cup in Pictures

Don't miss the most dramatic images from the games. View »

Jul 13, 2014
Argentina Fans Dream About World Cup Trophy

Argentina Fans Dream About World Cup Trophy

Soccer-obsessed Argentines awoke to the sound of banging drums and a sea of national flags waving from... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Padres Interview Intriguing G.M. Candidate

Padres Interview Intriguing G.M. Candidate

The Padres have so far interviewed eight candidates for their open General Manager job. Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Dwyane Wade:

Dwyane Wade: "LeBron Made the Right Decision"

Dwyane Wade released a statement Saturday to address LeBron James leaving the Miami Heat for the... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Aussie Olympic Swimmer Ian Thorpe Reveals He Is Gay

Aussie Olympic Swimmer Ian Thorpe Reveals He Is Gay

Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe for the first time publicly confirmed that he is gay during... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Brewers' Segura Leaves After 9-Month-Old Son Died

Brewers' Segura Leaves After 9-Month-Old Son Died

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright knew how tough it was for the Milwaukee Brewers to play Saturday... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Pau Gasol Tweets He Will Play for Chicago Bulls

Pau Gasol Tweets He Will Play for Chicago Bulls

Hours after several reports surfaced that Carmelo Anthony will be re-signing with the New York Knicks, Pau... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Netherlands Beats Host Brazil 3-0 to Finish 3rd in World Cup

Netherlands Beats Host Brazil 3-0 to Finish 3rd in World Cup

Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
I Know Why LeBron Is Going Back to Cleveland

I Know Why LeBron Is Going Back to Cleveland

Today I woke up to a text from my aunt: “Lebron is back!!!” As a native Clevelander, I can’t help but rejoice... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
Interactive: LeBron James' Numbers Don't Lie

Interactive: LeBron James' Numbers Don't Lie

Four years after their messy breakup, James is coming back to the Cavaliers. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
LeBron's Cleveland Move Triggers Support, Snark

LeBron's Cleveland Move Triggers Support, Snark

LeBron James on Friday told Sports Illustrated that he is returning home to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
LeBron James:

LeBron James: "I'm Coming Home" to Cleveland

LeBron James' latest decision is in: He's returning to Cleveland. Ending a saga that had the NBA virtually at... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
LeBron James to Sign With Cleveland Cavaliers

LeBron James to Sign With Cleveland Cavaliers

Free agent superstar LeBron James will bring his two NBA championships and four NBA MVPs back to Cleveland,... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
As LeBron Decides, Miami and Cleveland Wait

As LeBron Decides, Miami and Cleveland Wait

When it comes to LeBron James, all that's certain is this: One fan base is about to feel scorned, and other is about... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
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