Froome and Contador on the front foot in Tour de France

...widely touted as a four-way Tour battle.They're more than a minute ahead of defending champion Nibali and Quintana after both rivals...certainly did.Froome crossed the line in seventh place, 1 minute 28 seconds ahead of Nibali and Quintana, while Contador gained...

Andy Murray wants injury timeouts shortened

...when he was serving."It was like a 10-15 minute break. I obviously feel like that's too long...12-10. They only played for two games and 15 minutes on Saturday, after going 4 hours, 16 minutes on Friday, when play was halted because of...

Chile tops Argentina in penalty kicks to claim Copa America title

...won a trophy in 22 years. WOMEN'S WORLD CUP: In Edmonton, Alberta, Fara Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute, helping England beat Germany 1-0 for third place.It was England's first win in 21 meetings against Germany, and secured...

U.S. Women's National Team secures World Cup title

...four-goal lead in the first 16 minutes, and the Americans overwhelmed...led 2-0 by the fifth minute.Lauren Holiday scored in the 14th and two minutes later Lloyd made it 4-0...Tobin Heath scored two minutes later for the Americans...

Important steps at SRS make the world safer

...block, safe and secure for thousands of years. That end product keeps the tank from falling apart, and also helps bind the minute amount of waste material left in the tank.These are all significant steps and meaningful accomplishments, particularly the...

Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

...With a 46th career pole, the reigning world champ moved to third place on Formula One's all-time leaderboard behind only Michael Schumacher (68) and Ayrton Senna (65).Hamilton clocked 1 minute, 32.248 seconds in qualifying.

Aussie Rohan Dennis sets speed record in winning opening stage of Tour de France

...windy urban circuit through cycling-mad Utrecht in 14 minutes, 56 seconds."I didn't expect to go that fast," the Australian rider said. "I was just thinking '16 minutes, 16 minutes' from what I did in training, and in the end I got...

Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

...to have a slight edge but Stonie moved ahead after several minutes and seemed to be slowly extending his lead until the final...condiments.The Las Vegas woman ate 38 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes to claim the title for the second straight year, along with...

US women eye payback against Japan

...holding back. There's no reserving energy. It's full throttle."Anchored by Hope Solo in goal, the U.S. has gone 513 minutes without conceding a goal. Only Australia, in the first half of the group-stage opener, has managed to score against the...

Defending women's champion Petra Kvitova eliminated at Wimbledon

...last six games.Kvitova lost three games through two matches, even apologizing to her parents for winning her opener in 35 minutes after they traveled from the Czech Republic to watch. But Kvitova ran out of steam against Jankovic, collecting only four...