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.


Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Whether it's his lightning quick dribble, supreme confidence that doesn't seem to waver or ability to score from almost anywhere on the court, Kyrie Irving seems to be at his best when things look the bleakest for the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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  • Written by By JOSH DUBOW , AP Sports Writer

Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Michael Bradley watched Hector Moreno's pass to Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez in the center circle and thought back to the videos he had seen of the star pushing the ball back. So even before Chicharito tapped the ball toward Hector Herrera, Bradley stepped up.

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  • Written by By RONALD BLUM , AP Sports Writer