Schwarber homers, Cubs stay hot with 9-3 win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — The wins are adding up, the lead over the rest of the division is growing. And the defending World Series champions are feeling a little stronger every day.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Ole Kamara, Justi Meram score, Crew beat Galaxy 2-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ola Kamara scored in the 45th minute and Justin Meram iced it in the 90th minute in the Columbus Crew's 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday night.


NAACP wants meeting with NFL commissioner about Kaepernick


WASHINGTON (AP) — The NAACP on Wednesday called for a meeting with the NFL to discuss the fate of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the national anthem to protest police brutality against African-Americans.

  • Written by By JESSE J. HOLLAND , Associated Press