Bach to travel to Brazil to check on Rio Games, meet Temer

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach will make a three-day trip to Brazil this month to check first-hand on final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and meet with acting President Michel Temer.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016

PARIS (AP) — Hooliganism is making a comeback, and the timing could be bad with four high-risk matches in the first week of the European Championship in a country where the police force is already under huge strain.

  • Written by JEROME PUGMIRE, AP Sports Writer

AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL is moving the Pro Bowl from Honolulu to Orlando this season, three people with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

  • Written by TERRANCE HARRIS, Associated Press