Heavy Rains Cause Flooding,’ Crisis’ in Rio De Janeiro
Authorities in Rio de Janeiro say heavy rains have flooded many parts of the city and caused at least three deaths.
Warriors’ Curry Leaves vs. Pelicans With Mild Foot Sprain
Warriors guard Stephen Curry left Tuesday night’s game against the Pelicans with what team officials say is a mild sprain of his right foot.
Culver, Hunter Bring NBA Upside to Texas Tech-Virginia Final
Jarrett Culver knew Texas Tech desperately needed him to make a big leap after a solid freshman year so he charged full-speed into an offseason determined to refine and expand every element of his game.
AP PHOTOS: Horses Race in Nepal Capital to Keep Devils Away
Nepal’s president, top officials and diplomats gathered recently at army grounds in central Kathmandu for an annual horse festival that marks the slaying of the Hindu Gurumapa demon.
Golden Knights’ Offense Powering Vegas as Playoffs Arrive
The Vegas Golden Knights struggled when they opened the season and wound up in last place in the Western Conference at one point, a humbling stumble for a team that was just a few months removed from a charmed run to the Stanley Cup Final in its first year of existence.
Crease Concerns: Several Contenders Have Goalie Questions
Mike Smith and David Rittich helped the Calgary Flames finish first in the Western Conference.
Tipsarevic Defeats Former Finalist Sandgren in Clay Court
Janko Tipsarevic defeated last year’s finalist Tennys Sandgren in the first round of the US Men’s Clay Court Championship on Tuesday.
Swanson, Catcher’s Interference Call Help Braves Top Marlins
Dansby Swanson hit a game-ending single against a five-man infield and the Atlanta Braves, helped by a catcher’s interference call, beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Sunday.
Clevinger Strikes Out 10 as Indians Top Jays 3-1 for Sweep
Mike Clevinger struck out 10 and allowed one hit over five scoreless innings, then left with upper back tightness as the Cleveland Indians beat the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 Sunday to complete a four-game sweep.
Hoskins’ 2-Run Homer Leads Eflin, Phillies Over Twins 2-1
Rhys Hoskins hit a two-run homer, Zach Eflin threw seven sharp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 Sunday.