Downtown stadium proposed as part of Detroit MLS bid

DETROIT (AP) — Major League Soccer is eyeing the site of a suspended jail project as a possible home for a new soccer team in Detroit, part of a massive downtown development that would be built in the same area where the Tigers, Lions and Red Wings play.

  • Written by NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

South Korea unveils Zika-proof Olympic uniforms

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's Olympic committee on Wednesday unveiled Zika-proof uniforms complete with mosquito repellent it says will help protect athletes from the virus at this year's games in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Rio gets Olympic flame 100 days before games

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Olympic flame was handed to organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Games in Athens on Wednesday, 100 days before the opening ceremony in Brazil.

  • Written by DEREK GATOPOULOS, Associated Press