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Platini's fading FIFA presidential bid faces ethics test

ZURICH (AP) — Michel Platini's fading chances of becoming FIFA president are being tested Friday at an ethics hearing over a payment of about $2 million from Sepp Blatter.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015

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Cavs' Shumpert out with groin injury

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — The Cavaliers could be missing two guards when they host Oklahoma City.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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Minnesota mom sinks half-court shot, wins half off tuition

 

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota mom says she said a little prayer before hoisting a basketball half-court and sinking her shot to win thousands of dollars off her daughter's private school tuition.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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US celebrates Wambach's final game, but falls 1-0 to China

 

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Abby Wambach walked off the field for the final time like a rock star — mic drop and all.

It sounded as if she was ready to party like one, too.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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Amid warming with US, Cuban baseball defectors teach youth

HAVANA (AP) — Some of Major League Baseball's biggest Cuban-born stars put dozens of boys through batting, pitching and catching drills in a sunny Havana ballpark, part of a three-day mission meant to warm relations between the U.S. league and this baseball-mad nation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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