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  • Japan football fans turn to drink as 'Nadeshiko' sink

    Madoka Kataoka was on her third beer of the morning on Monday even before Japan kicked off against the United States in the women's World Cup final. A quarter of an hour later, a little after eight in the morning, she had switched to something stronger after a Carli Lloyd wonder goal from the…

  • Earnhardt Jr. wins at Daytona in front of Dillon's vicious crash

    Austin Dillon's car flew into the catchfence at the end of the race.

    From The Marbles
  • The Pros and Cons of the ‘Sexy’ Sports Bra

    All I’ve got is one woman who has delicately tucked the back of her shirt under her sports bra. Related: The 15 Sexiest Sports Bras I’ve been seeing flashy sports bras on my Instagram feed and in e-commerce emails in recent months. To the dismay of those who prefer unremarkable workout clothes, the…

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  • David Ortiz did something no Boston first baseman has ever done Sunday

    David Ortiz got a rare start at first base and wound up making history.

    Big League Stew
  • Lakers plan to sign Lou Williams, Brandon Bass

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers say they plan to sign guard Lou Williams, last season's Sixth Man of the Year, and forward Brandon Bass.

    The Associated Press
  • Big moves made, but dealing isn't done in NBA free agency

    LeBron James is available. LaMarcus Aldridge came off the board Saturday when he committed to San Antonio, highlighting the holiday weekend fireworks. DeAndre Jordan had already decided on Dallas, placing two of this year's biggest prizes deep in the heart of Texas.

    The Associated Press
  • Enveloped in controversy, Solo leaves as World Cup winner

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Hope Solo walked out of BC Place on Sunday night with two pieces of coveted hardware and for the time being, more focus on her skill as a goalkeeper and less on her off-field travails.

    Associated Press
  • Remember When Hope Solo Drove a Corvette Pace Car?

    Fun fact: U.S. women’s goalie Hope Solo has been stopping opponent goals for the United States since 1996 when she was a member of the U16 team. Another fun fact: she also likes to drive Corvettes on the race track. Fast. In honor of tonight’s big World Cup game vs Japan, we wanted to throwback

  • NASCAR fans defend, display Confederate flags at Daytona

    Steven Rebenstorf has numerous flags flying atop his canopy tent inside Daytona International Speedway. The Confederate flag is front and center. ''They'd have to come and get it,'' Rebenstorf said Saturday, pointing out that his American flag purposely flies a few inches higher than the rest.

    The Associated Press
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    Tiger Woods' dialed in approach for Shot of the Day

    In the second round of The Greenbrier Classic 2015, Tiger Woods’ fourth shot from 98 yards spins back nearly rolls in the hole on the par-5 17th hole resulting in a putt for par.

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  • Japan emotional after World Cup loss

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Japan clearly was not ready for Carli Lloyd.

    Associated Press
  • NBA Landscape Survey

    Ryan Knaus surveys the entire free-agent and trade landscape, and examines the fantasy fortunes of LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan.

  • Earnhardt wins rain-delayed Daytona ahead of Dillon's crash

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the rain-delayed Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway, which ended at 2:41 a.m. Monday with a horrific last-lap accident that sent Austin Dillon sailing into the fence. The outcome wasn't in doubt as Earnhardt dominated the entire race. The car tore down a…

    The Associated Press39 mins ago
  • After Triple Crown, a new world greets Victor Espinoza

    HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — This is the new reality for Victor Espinoza.

    Associated Press
  • Sources: Lakers to sign Brandon Bass, could trade Nick Young

    The Lakers have reached agreement to sign Brandon Bass, but could trade Nick Young or other players to clear cap space.

    Yahoo Sports
  • Women's World Cup Final Live: United States vs. Japan

    The Americans shoot for their third world title against defending champion Japan in a rematch of the 2011 World Cup final.

    FC Yahoo
  • Rosberg fooled by Hamilton pit stop masterstroke

    Nico Rosberg believed he was on course to win Sunday's British Grand Prix when Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton made his decision to pit for intermediate tyres in the rain-swept closing laps. "When it started raining, I felt great," said Rosberg. "I was really able to attack and pass both Williams…