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Long Island Teen Wins Wimbledon Junior Title

Long Island Teen Wins Wimbledon Junior Title

A Long Island teen who had to qualify for the Wimbledon junior boys' tournament hoisted the title cup Sunday... Read »

Jul 7, 2014
World Cup: Brazil's Coach Hints Willian May Replace Neymar

World Cup: Brazil's Coach Hints Willian May Replace Neymar

Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hinted in training Sunday that midfielder Willian is his first option to replace Neymar in... Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Wheeler Sharp Into 7th; Recker, Mets Beat Rangers 8-4

Wheeler Sharp Into 7th; Recker, Mets Beat Rangers 8-4

Zack Wheeler breezed into the seventh inning, Anthony Recker hit a three-run homer in a five-run first and the... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Ellsbury, Yankees Take Huge Lead, Hold Off Twins 9-7

Ellsbury, Yankees Take Huge Lead, Hold Off Twins 9-7

Jacoby Ellsbury homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees took a huge lead, then held off the... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Massive Daytona Wreck Takes Out Half the Field

Massive Daytona Wreck Takes Out Half the Field

Twenty-five cars were involved in a major wreck during Sunday’s weather-rescheduled Coke Zero 400 at Daytona... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Djokovic Beats Federer in Wimbledon Final

Djokovic Beats Federer in Wimbledon Final

Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and denied Roger Federer his record eighth by holding off the Swiss... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Ryder Cup 2012

Ryder Cup 2012

Once in a lifetime coverage from Chicago Read »

Jan 31, 2013
Germany Concerned About Roughness of Brazil

Germany Concerned About Roughness of Brazil

Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger thinks Brazil has crossed the line with some of its hard tackling Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Without Neymar, Brazil Plays on Against Germany

Without Neymar, Brazil Plays on Against Germany

Even without Neymar, Brazil's show must go on. Read »

Jul 6, 2014
World Cup Crowds Top 2nd Best Average in History

World Cup Crowds Top 2nd Best Average in History

World Cup attendances are set to achieve the second-highest average in tournament history. FIFA says the average... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
British Sprinter Cavendish Pulls Out of Tour

British Sprinter Cavendish Pulls Out of Tour

British sprinter Mark Cavendish pulled out of the Tour de France on Sunday ahead of the second stage with a shoulder... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Yanks' Error in 11th Gives Twins 1-0 Win

Yanks' Error in 11th Gives Twins 1-0 Win

The Minnesota Twins got a lot of help in snapping a skid against the New York Yankees. Read »

Jul 5, 2014
At Brooklyn Ballgame, It's

At Brooklyn Ballgame, It's "Seinfeld" Night

Baseball is known for peanuts and Cracker Jack, but at this ballgame it might be the pretzels that are making... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Netherlands Beats Costa Rica in Penalty Shootout

Netherlands Beats Costa Rica in Penalty Shootout

Late substitute Tim Krul made two saves in a 4-3 penalty shootout victory over Costa Rica on Saturday to give the... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Florida Democratic Candidate's Name Removed from Race Car

Florida Democratic Candidate's Name Removed from Race Car

Decals bearing the name of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist have been removed from a car... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Browns WR Gordon Charged With DWI in NC

Browns WR Gordon Charged With DWI in NC

Police say Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Zuniga Apologizes to Neymar for Tackle

Zuniga Apologizes to Neymar for Tackle

Colombia defender Camilo Zuniga has sent a letter of apology to Neymar, saying he is "deeply sorry and... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

He will undergo treatment for the fractured vertebra sustained late in Brazil's 2-1 win over Colombia in the... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Argentina Beats Belgium 1-0 to Reach Semifinals

Argentina Beats Belgium 1-0 to Reach Semifinals

Gonzalo Higuain's first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semifinals on Saturday with a 1-0 win over a... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Kvitova Overpowers Bouchard to Win 2nd Wimbledon

Kvitova Overpowers Bouchard to Win 2nd Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour Saturday to win Wimbledon for the second... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
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