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Trademark board rules against Redskins name

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal trademark board ruled Wednesday that the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's trademark protections should be canceled, a decision that applies new financial and political pressure on the team to change its name.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Ex Bears QB Jim McMahon opens up about dementia

CHICAGO (AP) — Jim McMahon would leave home and forget how to get back.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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11-year-old qualifier just wants to have fun

PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — With pigtails and plenty of giggles, Lucy Li just wants to have fun like any 11-year-old girl.

Except that she's playing the biggest event in women's golf.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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US turns attention to weekend game vs Portugal

SAO PAULO (AP) — After arriving back at their rooms at 4:45 a.m., victorious American players skipped breakfast Tuesday, slept late, went for medical tests and turned their attention to Portugal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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World Cup fans need math to figure out scenarios

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Every four years, the World Cup forces fans to remember their math lessons.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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