France beats Belgium, advances to WC final

By STEVE DOUGLAS  AP Sports Writer ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — They're young, they're brash and they're collectively worth a billion dollars. The one thing missing...

Boom or bust: Homers, strikeouts dominate the Midsummer Classic

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Boom or bust. This is what baseball has become — and that has owners worried. “It’s just kind...

Tour de France riders sprayed with tear gas in farmers’ protest

By SAMUEL PETREQUIN AP Sports Writer BAGNERES DE-LUCHON, France (AP) — Four-time champion Chris Froome was among riders whose eyes needed treatment for tear gas when...

Hawks waive Carmelo Anthony

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have waived Carmelo Anthony, making official the move that was expected when the 10-time All-Star was traded from...

Zverev wins 2nd consecutive Citi Open

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Alexander Zverev became the first man in nearly a decade to win consecutive titles at the Citi...

High School Sports Calendar: 8-9-18

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9 GIRLS GOLF: Southern Wells at Heritage, 4:30 p.m. VOLLEYBALL: Canterbury at Bluffton, 6 p.m. SATURDAY, AUGUST 11 GIRLS GOLF: Bluffton at Fremont Invitational, 9 a.m. VOLLEYBALL:...

Braves’ Acuna homers in 5th straight; 3 leadoff shots in row

By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. has struck again. The 20-year-old Acuna has become the youngest player in major...

Norwell battles, but falls to Eastbrook in opener

For the fourth straight year, the Norwell Knights opened their season with a ...

Cowboys center Travis Frederick has a rare neurological disorder

By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick said Wednesday he has been diagnosed with a rare neurological...

SW football forfeits win over Fremont

Southern Wells’ football team will forfeit its first win of the season over Fremont. The news came from Southern Wells High School’s Facebook page...