Messi sent off in tense 3rd-place game at Copa América

SÃO PAULO (AP) — Lionel Messi was sent off in the first half of the third-place…

‘It looks like an apocalypse’: 21 hurt in blast at US shopping centre

At least 21 people have been injured after a huge explosion at a shopping centre in…

US men also seek soccer title, face Mexico for Gold Cup

CHICAGO (AP) — Remember the U.S. men’s soccer team? It’s also playing for a trophy on…

Women’s World Cup final rarity: 2 female coaches

LYON, France (AP) — Just like four years ago, a female coach will lift the Women’s…

Nigeria knocks out defending champ Cameroon at African Cup

CAIRO (AP) — Defending champion Cameroon is out of the African Cup of Nations after losing…

On the eve of the World Cup final, Rapinoe calls out FIFA

LYON, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe called out FIFA on the eve of the Women’s World…

Once its nemesis, Argentine coach Gareca leads Peru revival

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As a player, Ricardo Gareca played a part in Peru’s soccer…

Repeating as World Cup champs is all but impossible, but the USWNT is ready for the challenge

LYON, France – The United States is women’s soccer’s ultimate powerhouse and an overwhelming favorite to…

Sweden beats England 2-1 to take third at Women’s World Cup

NICE, France (AP) — Kosovare Asllani and Sofia Jakobsson each scored and Sweden beat England 2-1…

Dutch need to stop US from scoring early in World Cup final

LYON, France (AP) — It’s easy for Netherlands coach Sarina Wiegman to see the huge challenge…

US looks to complete its French summer with a final win

LYON, France (AP) — The United States is about to conclude its summer in France with…

Brazil looks to future, Peru chases glory at Copa América

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Can a team that was trashed by the favorites in a…

Spacey questioned by UK police over sex assault claims

Actor Kevin Spacey has been questioned by Scotland Yard detectives over sex assault claims in the…

‘Heat dome’ smashes temperature records in Alaska

Alaska may be famous for freezing temperatures and snow-capped mountains – but its biggest city has…

Payback time: US seeking billions of dollars from ‘El Chapo’

US prosecutors have said they are seeking a court order that would require Joaquin Guzman, who…

15-year-old captivates Wimbledon with ‘extraordinary’ win

Tennis fans leapt to their feet, cheered and applauded after 15-year-old Cori Gauff, known as Coco,…

‘A scarecrow.. a Smurfette’: Melania statue unveiled near hometown

A life-size wooden statue of US first lady Melania Trump has been unveiled in her birth…

6.9-magnitude earthquake recorded in southern California

By Chris Robertson, news reporter The European Quake Monitor has recorded a 6.9-magnitude earthquake in southern…

Why some people hate Spider-Man so much

The very first thing about J. Jonah Jameson that any comic reader knows is that he…

Boyd conceived in US, and now he’s playing there, too.

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler Boyd was conceived in the U.S. and now he’s playing there, too.…