Stories tagged: in brief
Thu., April 6, 2017
Volunteers organized by the Spokane Mountaineers and Washington Trails Association continue to dig into building, re-routing and maintaining nonmotorized trails in the region. Current emphasis is on the Fishtrap Lake …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016
Michael Grabner wasn’t being greedy. He and linemates Kevin Hayes and J.T. Miller were just dominant.
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016
Cam Talbot has watched two outdoor NHL games from the bench in his career. He made the most of his first chance to play in one.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016
Thousands of people joined Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay at a candlelight vigil Monday night on a Kentucky high school track honoring Gay’s 15-year-old daughter, Trinity, who was fatally shot over …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016
In Game 1 of the WNBA Finals in Minneapolis, Alana Beard hit a jumper from the baseline just before time expired to lift the Los Angeles Sparks to a 78-76 …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
Updates. Associated Press
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016
Courtney Vandersloot scored 17 points and the Chicago Sky held off visiting Los Angeles 70-66 on Sunday to force Game 4 in the best-of-5 WNBA semifinals.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was back at a NASCAR track, yet far removed from a NASCAR comeback.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016
Devonta Freeman practically wore out the Superdome turf with one long gain after another, Tevin Coleman wouldn’t be denied near the goal line and the host New Orleans Saints hardly …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016
Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016
In brief: Bill Belichick isn’t ready to rule out injured quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for Thursday night’s game against the Texans.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016
Walking toward the 18th green at the Evian Championship in Evian-Les-Bains, France, with one putt to make golfing history, In Gee Chun felt the nerves gripping her.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016
In Gee Chun posted a 5-under round of 66 to take a two-shot lead at the Evian Championship on Friday in Evian-les-Bains, France, keeping the 22-year-old South Korean on course …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016
Clint Dempsey returned to practice for the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday after missing time due to an irregular heartbeat, although it’s unknown whether he will play again this season.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016
The NCAA has pulled seven championship events from North Carolina, including opening-weekend men’s basketball tournament games, for the coming year due to a state law that some say can lead …
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016
Venus Williams went from down and out to a point from victory, then back again. In the end, she couldn’t quite get past a woman a dozen years younger and …
Sun., Aug. 21, 2016
The final step up to No. 1 was simply too big for Angelique Kerber – this time, anyway.
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016
Si Woo Kim followed his tournament-record 10-under 60 with a 64 on Saturday to increase his lead to three strokes in the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Sun., Aug. 14, 2016
For all the late pars and the closing run of 46 holes without a bogey, Ryan Moore thought the key to his victory Sunday in the John Deere Classic was …
Sat., July 23, 2016
Australia’s Min Woo Lee waited out a 47-minute weather delay to hole the winning 3 1/2-foot birdie putt Saturday in the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in Ooltewah, Tennessee.
Sun., July 3, 2016
A person with knowledge of the negotiations told the Associated Press that Rajon Rondo is going to the Chicago Bulls, agreeing on a $30 million, two-year deal.
Fri., July 1, 2016
Down a break in the final set and one point away from falling behind 3-0, Serena Williams refused to buckle on Centre Court.
Thu., June 30, 2016
After two days filled with rain, the sun actually made an appearance at Wimbledon on Thursday, allowing for plenty of play all around the grounds, a chance to finally conclude …
Mon., June 27, 2016
Sun., June 26, 2016
Kirk Triplett rallied to win the inaugural American Family Insurance Championship on Sunday for his fifth PGA Tour Champions title, making four straight birdies in front of another large crowd …
Fri., June 24, 2016
WNBA: Breanna Stewart made five 3-pointers and tied a career high with 29 points and the Seattle Storm used a big first half to beat the Connecticut Sun 98-81 on …
Mon., June 13, 2016
In brief: JJ Schwarz broke out of a two-week hitting slump by driving in five runs – most of them on a grand slam – and Florida beat rival Florida …
Fri., June 10, 2016
Brooke Henderson and Mirim Lee withstood a wild weather day to share the lead at 2 under halfway through the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, …
Sat., June 4, 2016
Paraguay and Costa Rica tied 0-0 on Saturday night in Copa America in their Group A opener at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida.