Kittel wins Tour stage 11, Froome keeps yellow jersey

PAU, France (AP) — German rider Marcel Kittel claimed the 11th stage of the Tour de France in a sprint finish on Wednesday, taking his tally to five stage wins since the start of the race.


PGA Tour Commissioner's top priority is to make Palmer proud

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jay Monahan never said his first priority as PGA Tour commissioner was for every player to be just like Arnold Palmer.

That would be asking for the impossible.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

SEC faces strong challenges as college football's top dog

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — When LSU's Ed Orgeron matter of factly declared the SEC as "the best conference in the United States," he was mostly preaching to the choir in the league's backyard.

  • Written by By JOHN ZENOR , AP Sports Writer

Cano 10th-inning homer gives AL 2-1 All-Star win

MIAMI (AP) — Robinson Cano hugged Francisco Lindor after the final out, exchanged high-fives with his American League teammates and put an arm around the shoulder of designated hitter/photographer Nelson Cruz.

MLB AllStar

  • Written by By RONALD BLUM , AP Baseball Writer