Sweden's Caroline Seger said she'd received a text from U.S. defender Meghan Klingenberg before the World Cup match between the two teams, but wouldn't reveal its content.
Giovanny Urshela hit his first major league home run, Shaun Marcum and his bullpen combined on a two-hitter and the Cleveland Indians beat the Seattle Mariners 6-0 on Thursday.
An accreditation agency important to colleges receiving federal funds put the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on probation Thursday for a year over its academic fraud scandal.
Five days after beating the Netherlands for the first time, the United States defeated Germany in Germany for the first time.
Seattle Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz, who leads the American League with 18 home runs, is out of the lineup for the second straight game because of back spasms.
The team will host three (3) free fan festivals in Kennewick, Chelan and Boise.
Tony Romo has no regrets about comments he has made about the NFL since the cancellation of a fantasy football-themed event where the Dallas Cowboys quarterback was to be a headliner.
Seattle Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman said he was happy to avoid surgery on his injured elbow in the offseason since the procedure likely would have left him sidelined for up to nine months.
In the past year, Braden Bishop became one of the top baseball prospects in the Pac-12 Conference through his play at Washington and gained notice for his efforts to help raise Alzheimer's awareness after his mom was diagnosed with the disease at age 54.
American Pharoah's owners and thoroughbred racing now have a new race to run: A race to capitalize on the horse's Triple Crown victory before the excitement fades away.
A woman struck by a flying bat at Fenway Park has been upgraded to fair condition.
A hero's welcome greeted Triple Crown winner American Pharoah in Kentucky on Sunday, the first of many such receptions expected for the sporting world's newest superstar.
Gracie Hussey was just 7 when she had her first concussion. In a youth soccer match, she was trying to head the ball into the goal when she collided with another player.
American Pharoah wins Belmont Stakes, becomes 1st Triple Crown champion in 37 years.