Arena rebuilds US confidence after Klinsmann

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Bruce Arena has managed the tricky task of establishing a sense of calm along with urgency within the U.S. soccer team. It's quite a contrast to the frustration and futility at the end of Jurgen Klinsmann's coaching reign last November.

  • Written by By RONALD BLUM , AP Sports Writer

IOC 'very happy' with Beijing prep for 2022 Winter Olympics

BEIJING (AP) — The International Olympic Committee is "very happy" with Beijing's preparations for the 2022 Winter Games, amid assurances Tuesday that the main venues will be completed three years before the events are held.