| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Juergen Klinsmann struggled to put a bright spin on what was clearly a black Friday for U.S. soccer. But his face told the story his words couldn't.
On most days, the perpetually exuberant Klinsmann looks like a boy who just got a puppy. But after the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:42 PM
New USC Coach Steve Sarkisian will call plays for the Trojans, open competition at all positions -- including quarterback -- and has made the recruitment of offensive linemen a priority.
Those were some of the issues Sarkisian addressed Thursday...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:32 AM
When a long-time opponent says you're slowing down, it is either time to get re-energized or realize a brilliant tennis career is on the downswing.
At the ATP World Finals in London this week, Novak Djokovic took note that Federer's ranking has...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:17 PM
The first time Mike Magee was invited to train with the U.S. soccer national team, he was young and cocky and admits he didn't appreciate the honor.
So it's probably no surprise that it took nine years before he was asked back.
"When you're young...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Tiger Woods said he has assembled "an amazing field" for the 15th version of his charity golf tournament that starts Thursday in Thousand Oaks.
Woods and 17 other players will compete in the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge, a four-round event at...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Juergen Klinsmann's U.S. national soccer team will finish the year ranked 14th in the world, according to the latest FIFA team rankings released Thursday.
That's 14 places higher than the Americans ranked a year ago and it's the team's best year-end...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Legendary athletes Muhammad Ali, Tiger Woods and Gary Player echoed world leaders in the wake of Nelson Mandela's death on Thursday at age 95.
The man who endured 27 years of imprisonment for his civil-rights efforts and helped end apartheid upon his...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The World Cup kicks off in Brazil in five months. And with the group-play pairings already set, the U.S. knows who it will play, where it will play and when it will play.
Still to be determined, however, is who will be in uniform when all that happens,...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:15 PM
UFC 167 takes place Saturday night, one of the biggest events of the year for the UFC. In the main event, the UFC's top star attraction and longtime welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre defends his welterweight title against one of his most dangerous...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Brazilian authorities have corrected earlier reports and now say two workers were killed Wednesday in a horrific noon-time construction accident at the stadium scheduled to host the opening match of next summer's World Cup.
A fire department official in...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 2:38 PM
You'd think, after 125 years, that the simple bicycle wouldn't have many radical new ideas left. Well, the glacial pace of change on two wheels is a thing of the past. The 2014 models showcase at least four huge and practical changes: mountain-bike-...