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.


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