| Dec 6, 2014
| 11:01 AM
GATINEAU, Quebec -- Concerns over artificial turf were replaced by worries over opponents as No. 1-ranked Olympic champion the United States found itself in the "Group of Death" at the 2015 Women's World Cup draw on Saturday.
The Americans were placed...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
President Barack Obama stayed only one night in Australia for the G-20 summit, but the presidential delegation required more 4,000 rooms costing about $1,732,000. Rooms at three different hotels were reserved for the U.S. delegation.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Orlando City midfielder Kaká was called up to Brazil’s national team for friendlies against Argentina and Japan.
The Lions’ designated player and former FIFA World Player of the Year, Kaká will be making his first appearance with the Selecao...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Jason Lappies woke in his San Diego apartment on the morning of June 26. Not needing to report to work right away, he settled onto his couch to watch a World Cup soccer match. He teased his roommate, who had to rush off to a job.
When the friend...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The Galaxy's championship on Sunday marked a record fifth Major League Soccer title for Bruce Arena as coach, and it was his third title with the Galaxy. Arena, 63, has had a storied career, including coaching the U.S. team to the quarterfinals in the...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:08 PM
9 a.m. Softball: May 1995: Bethel vs. Booker T. Washington.--LSC 48
11 a.m. Football: Nov. 1999: Woodside vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48
1:30 p.m. Football: Dec. 2006: Phoebus vs. Potomac.-- LSC 48
2:30 p.m. Soccer: FIFA Club World Cup semifinal: Cruz...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:05 AM
Sorry Kim Kardashian, you didn't break the Internet this year. The honor of being the No. 1 trending search on Google actually went to Robin Williams.
The Mountain View, Calif., search engine giant released its annual list of top trending items Tuesday....
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Michael Garcia, a former U.S. attorney who oversaw an investigation into the award of World Cups to Qatar and Russia, resigned his role after soccer’s governing body rejected his appeal to release more of his findings.
Garcia led a two-year...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:41 PM
The USA Water Polo Men's Senior National Team will return to action later this month for an exhibition match against the Italian Men's National Team.
The teams will meet at 2 p.m. on Dec. 28 at Newport Harbor High, 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach.
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:43 PM
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio are still 21 months away, but Bobby Lea has begun his push for his third berth on the U.S. men's cycling team.
With one event to go, the Topton resident and regular at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:29 AM
MARRAKECH, Morocco -- FIFA's executive committee has unanimously agreed to allow the publication "in an appropriate form" of the report on the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, but gave no indication of when it might happen.