| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:37 PM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Brand South Africa, the body charged with marketing the nation abroad, has had a tough month.
The International Monetary Fund on Oct. 1 downgraded its growth forecast for South Africa and called on the government to take...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:58 AM
A Redlands high school teacher who was placed on leave more than 2½ years ago is set to face accusations in court next week that she sexually abused one of her students, even checking the girl out of school so they could be together.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Nicolas Munoz put on show for Isidro Metapan in a CONCACAF Champions League stage finale.
Munoz scored all four goals in first half of a 4-0 victory over the Galaxy in San Salvador, El Salvador.
The Galaxy had already wrapped up first place in its...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:16 PM
SANDY, Utah — Alvaro Saborio and Joao Plata each scored in the second half to help Real Salt Lake overcome a slow start to earn a 2-1 victory over Chivas USA on Wednesday night.
Real Salt Lake (16-10-8) clinched a top-two seeded position heading...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Win and they're in. Anything else and ... well, it's complicated.
Heading into Tuesday's final match day of the CONCACAF qualifying tournament for next summer's World Cup, Mexico faces a series of possible outcomes that could either send it on to Brazil...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Ryan Blaney, a 19-year-old rookie, earned his first NASCAR victory and gave Penske Racing's No. 22 Ford another Nationwide Series win as he held off Austin Dillon and overcame several late cautions to win the 300-mile race Saturday at Kentucky Speedway in...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Manchester City made a bold statement Sunday with a 4-1 rout of Manchester United on derby day in the English Premier League.
New City Manager Manuel Pellegrini summed up the victory at Etihad Stadium quite well.
“No one believes that 4-1 is...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Switching the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from summer to winter hit a snag Thursday when unions representing players, clubs and leagues in Europe did not back a UEFA proposal to approve the seasonal move, which would disrupt the schedule of professional...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:58 AM
The Seattle Seahawks' "12th Man" has long been known for its ability to impact its beloved team's game in a positive way.
And now those noisy fans are receiving accolades of their own.
According to the fan group Volume 12, the crowd at CenturyLink...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:56 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Needing a victory over Mexico and a little help from Honduras to punch its ticket to next summer's World Cup, the U.S. took care of business Tuesday, riding second-half goals by Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan to a 2-0 victory in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Time is relative...