Tour de France crosses into Switzerland in Stage 16

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Etixx-Quickstep teammates Julian Alaphilippe and Tony Martin are in an early breakaway during the 16th stage of the Tour de France, which is crossing into Switzerland midway through the leg.


Sidney Crosby hoists Stanley Cup during parade in Canada

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Sidney Crosby has received a rousing reception during a parade in Canada, with the Pittsburgh Penguins captain showing off the Stanley Cup to his hometown fans.


Mickelson leads with good golf and good side of draw

TROON, Scotland (AP) — The way Rory McIlroy is hitting the ball, he doesn't feel as though he should be eight shots behind 36-hole leader Phil Mickelson in the British Open. Blame that on the weather. McIlroy's side of the draw got the worst of it over the opening two rounds at Royal Troon.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Napoli, Carrasco shine as Indians topple Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Cleveland Indians were one of baseball's biggest surprises in the first half of the season. After they limped into the All-Star break, Mike Napoli made sure they got the second half started on the right foot.

  • Written by PATRICK DONNELLY, Associated Press