Sports

Ravens release Ray Rice after video of girlfriend assault surfaces

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been released less than 24 hours after a video of him punching his then-girlfriend in an elevator was posted to TMZ.

Williams delight at U.S. Open win: 'Chrissie, Martina, Serena ... oh my goodness!'

 Serena Williams is without peer in the modern women's game and now she is on a par with two American tennis legends from the past.

A racial remark led to Hawks probe and CEO giving up NBA team

 The racially charged email that led to Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson giving up his team was discovered after another member of the Hawks lea

Baseball sensation Mo'ne Davis' impact on girls and boys

My girls, ages 6 and 8, love sports, but we are not a family that watches much baseball or even follows the Little League World Series.

Kevin Ward Jr. started young, loved to race

 As soon as he could, Kevin Ward Jr. got in a race car. As soon as he could, Kevin Ward Jr. started winning races.

Rory McIlroy targeting career grand slam at Augusta

Success just keeps on coming for Rory McIlroy, but the world's No. 1 golfer is already targeting more.

NCAA settlement reached over handling of head injuries

 $75 million settlement reached between the NCAA and dozens of college athletes will change the way athletic teams handle players who suffer head injuries, the NCAA said Tuesday.

Fast Facts: MLB All-Star Game

Here's a look at what you need to know about the MLB All-Star Game, also known as the Midsummer Classic. The 2014 MLB All-Star Game is July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.

World Cup: Germany and Argentina face date with destiny

It is the scenario Brazil had always feared -- the $11 billion party where the neighbors come round and trash your newly spruced up home.

World Cup: Brazil dreams destroyed by ruthless Germany

 Embarrassment. Shame. Humiliation.