| Jun 24, 2010
Here's John-John on tonight's So You Think You Can Dance:The show starts with this ultra dramatic backstage footage of the contestants preparing to take the stage. (Lame.)Host Cat Deeley takes us back to last week when the contestants picked their......
| Jul 3, 2010
Our most read story of the week was about our chance sighting of a camouflaged prototype vehicle. With the World Cup still on most peoples??? minds, we???re not surprised our story about Hyundai???s massive vuvuzela made the list. The Honda......
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Hoping to build on what it says were crowds totaling 52,000 who watched screenings of World Cup soccer matches at its SteelStacks campus last year, ArtsQuest says it hopes to hold similar showings for the Women’s World Cup from June 6 to July 5....
| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:13 PM
It took goalkeeper Tim Howard years to become an overnight sensation, so he wasn't overwhelmed by the effusive praise he received for his acrobatic performance Tuesday in the U.S. World Cup team's round-of-16 loss to Belgium.
"I just keep my feet on the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:37 PM
For the U.S. men's soccer team, the 2014 World Cup ended in sprawled exhaustion on the coast of Brazil.
For others, it ended in the deathly quiet of a bar in the middle of Eagle Rock.
For more than two hours on a steamy Tuesday afternoon, the patio...
| Jun 26, 2014
America's sporting obsessions are reserved for prime time and/or weekends. Pro football, college football, NASCAR, the World Series of Poker.
Oh, there are exceptions. Early-round NCAA basketball tournament games on Thursday and Friday afternoons....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Apparently, he has been quite impressive swinging his leg and kicking a ball.
"I play soccer with the kids," Tiger Woods said. "I felt great."
Woods is obviously ready for the World Cup, backyard division. Is he ready for the Hero World Challenge at...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:40 PM
A group of leading women's soccer players from around the world is suing the international soccer federation, FIFA, over having to play the 2015 World Cup on artificial turf, which never has been used for a major men's tournament.
Maybe the next...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:46 PM
This looked like a walkover. Team USA would stroll past regional competition it long has dominated on the way to qualifying for the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada, an exercise made even less strenuous when the region gained an additional spot for this...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Jurgen Klinsmann cut Landon Donovan in May. And anyone who has ever loved someone or something as much as Donovan has loved soccer knows the first cut is the deepest.
There was no need for Klinsmann to cut Donovan again a day before his final appearance...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
They installed the first outdoor Olympic rings Wednesday in Sochi, Russia, a 60-by-30-foot reminder that Thursday marks a year to go before the opening of the 2014 Winter Games.
The temperature was 61.
That incongruity brings up the first of a baker's...